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The narrow gauge St. Kitts scenic railway is one of the most beautiful train rides in the world. Originally built in 1912 to deliver sugarcane from the fields to the sugar mill in Basseterre, the "Last Railway in the West Indies" now provides a...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago

fun way to see the island of St Kits. we laughed all the way through the tour. Sweet Pea the tour guide was a amazing, very knowledgeable and so happy. and we were treated to a choir singing Christmas Carols which was wonderful. Alcoholic drinks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank khorseman
Reviewed 3 days ago

A very experienced, excited group of employees gives you a wonderful narration as you pass through the island... Our first sighting was of the garbage dump, followed by the junkyard, followed by the rifle range. Other attractions included seeing the ocean, old sugar fields, towns...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank manytrips222
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an easy choice for our excursion on St Kitts. It was a great way to see the island and the tour guide was very good giving you the history of the island and we were also treated to a choir too. The views...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank mrstree2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was very happy we picked this tour. Great way to see the island and learn the history. Sweet Pea the tour guide is awesome. Smiling Lisa who made and delivered our drinks is a sweetie too. We took a bus from cruise port to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sunshyne454063
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had been recommended to visit here whilst in St Kitts and I’m so glad we did it. The views are breathtaking, the staff were brilliant lots of history, singing & rum😋 a must do👌🏼

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank briggsyk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It really is a good way to see large parts of the island but unfortunately it really was too noisy to enjoy. The guide was very enthusiastic in her role but was competing with very noisy squealing wheels of the train, the back ground music...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PBPG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We paid around $120 each for a trip around the island on this double decker train. The bottom carriages are enclosed, the top open air. The journey was around 2 hours through scenic countryside with sea views. The weather was beautiful and we needed the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Keduc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately for us it was a wet rainy day when we visited. However we still thoroughly enjoyed the train ride. This might have been helped by the rum punch being continually topped up or the beautiful live singing.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Hundleby1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely morning spent on the railway in St Kitts, provided with a refreshing drink or two whilst on the train (water, beer, rum, pina colada) and a continual commentary throughout the journey to help the listener understand the island and the people. Certainly worth...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sirenita123
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I was told this trip is a must and I can see why. You get on the railway sober and come off very happy after been on the rum. The railway has some brilliant sites which would take you ages to see making your own...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Don M
29 July 2018|
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Response from DABJILL | Reviewed this property |
Sorry 2018
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Peter S
26 February 2018|
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Response from ostseelandfrau | Reviewed this property |
Its a trip with the bus to the train and then you need to climb stairs the lower level perhaps the upper probably not
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632rogers
20 January 2018|
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Response from MotherGrimm | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely. As long as you can transfer to the lower portion of the rail car.
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