Orchid World

Highway 3B
St. George Parish, 99 19078- Map It
(246) 433-0774

AAA Editor Notes

Orchid World is off Hwy. 3B between Gun Hill and St. John's Church. This 6-acre (2-hectare) site in the high rainfall sector of Barbados is said to contain more than 30,000 orchids. Paths wind through a lush tropical setting accented by vibrantly colored orchids, most of which are labeled. A number of varieties are displayed in greenhouses, depending on growing conditions. Views of the surrounding countryside are punctuated by sugarcane fields. Food is available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$12.50; $6 (ages 5-12).
Hours: Daily 9-4; closed Good Friday and Christmas.