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Barbados Sunset and Snorkeling Catamaran Cruise

Barbados Sunset and Snorkeling Catamaran Cruise
3 hours
USD 69.99
Spend a pleasurable afternoon and early evening on this small-group sunset sail from Bridgetown. Cruise by catamaran along Barbados’ west coast, stopping to snorkel in the clear Caribbean Sea at two locations, where you’ll see fish, turtles and other marine life. Then watch the vibrant sunset while sipping sparkling wine and nibbling on snacks. Hotel transportation and unlimited drinks on board are included. This tour is limited to just 12 people to provide you with a more intimate experience.

Barbados Mount Gay Rum Tour

Barbados Mount Gay Rum Tour
3 hours
USD 53.40
Visit the home of the world's oldest rum brand on this fun and fascinating Barbados tour. At Mount Gay Rum Distilleries, hear about how the rum has been crafted from native Barbados sugarcane since 1703. Enjoy samples of different varieties at a tasting session, and then enjoy a delicious rum cocktail at the Mount Gay Bar and Lounge. Hotel transport is included.

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Bridgetown Airport (BGI) Information

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 BGI Bridgetown Airport Info & Guide

Bridgetown International Airport

Where is Bridgetown Airport?  

Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of the island nation of Barbados. Bridgetown is an important commercial centre, and a popular port of call in the Caribbean.

Historic Bridgetown is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Bridgetown International Airport (GAIA), (IATA: BGI, ICAO: TBPB), officially Sir Grantley Adams International Airport, also referred to as Grantley Adams Airport, Seawell Airport, Barbados Airport, or simply Bridgetown Airport, is located in Seawell, in Christ Church parish,12.9 kilometres (8 miles) from Bridgetown city centre, in Saint Michael parish, on the island of Barbados. The airport is often referred to was GAIA, however this is not an official airport code. The airport is named to honour Sir Grantley Herbert Adams, the first Premier of Barbados. 

 In 2012, Bridgetown Airport served 1,847,212, making it among the top 10 busiest airports in the Caribbean. This Barbados Airport is the only international airport serving the island nation.

Bridgetown Airport is a hub for LIAT, Leeward Islands Air Transport. Other airlines that fly to Barbados include Air Canada, Air Canada Rouge, American Airlines, British Airways, Caribbean Airlines, Condor, JetBlue Airways, Thomas Cook Airlines, Thomson Airways, TUIfly, US Airways, Virgin Atlantic and WestJet.

Cities with flights to Bridgetown Airport include Antigua, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Charlotte, Dominica, Fort-de-France, Frankfurt, Georgetown, Glasgow, Grenada, Hamburg, Kingston, London, Manchester, Miami, Montreal, New York, Port of Spain, São Paulo, Saint Lucia, Saint Maarten, Saint Vincent and Toronto.

Your best bet for a Bridgetown Airport transfer is a shuttle. Details on all options are included in this guide.


 Other Items of Interest at Bridgetown Airport

Services at Bridgetown Airport include:

  • Duty free shopping
  • Mobile device charging stations (120V) - Departures Terminal: 3 in the main terminal lounge, 1 in regional lounge
  • Post office (stamps, parcels) (M-F 08:00-15:00) - Departures Terminal, public area
  • Mailbox - departures, near gate 12
  • Information desks
  • Tourist information


The terminal is open 24 hours.

Additional Bridgetown Airport information may be found by visiting their official website below.

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Last Updated: 15 Sep 2016