St. Kitts and Nevis Travel Guide

St. Kitts and Nevis Sights

Botanical Gardens of Nevis

  • Garden/Arboretum

Published 01/13/2017

Fodor's Review

In addition to terraced gardens and arbors, this remarkable 7.8-acre site in the glowering shadow of Mt. Nevis has natural lagoons, streams, and waterfalls, superlative bronze mermaids, Buddhas, egrets and herons, and extravagant fountains. You can find a proper rose garden, sections devoted to orchids and bromeliads, cacti, and flowering trees and shrubs—even a bamboo garden. The entrance to the Rain Forest Conservatory—which attempts to include every conceivable Caribbean ecosystem and then some—duplicates an imposing Mayan temple. A splendid re-creation of a plantation-style great house contains the appealing Oasis in the Gardens Thai restaurant with sweeping sea views (and wonderfully inventive variations on classic cocktails utilizing local ingredients), and the upscale World Art & Antiques Gallery selling artworks, textiles, jewelry, and Indonesian teak furnishings sourced during the owners' world travels.

Sight Information

Address:

Montpelier Estate, Nevis, St. Kitts and Nevis

Phone:

869-469–3509

Sight Details:

  • $13; $8 children 6–12

Published 01/13/2017

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