Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park, Sandy Point Town

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Must see · World heritage site · National Park · Tourist Spot
Take a long hike up to Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park for impressive vistas and a slice of colonial history. Made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1999, the fortress has been restored to high standards, despite lying in ruin for over 100 years. Once at the top, you’ll observe beautiful panoramas of mountains, oceans, and sprawling countryside, so don't forget your camera. Admire the original cannons that defended this outpost, and absorb the information displayed on the many plaques. You can grab snacks and refreshments from nearby stalls, and browse through plenty of souvenirs from the gift shop. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park and many more Sandy Point Town attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Sandy Point Town trip itinerary planning tool.
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  • This was a wonderful excursion, rich with history in a beautiful location. The more time you spend here the more you will get out of this experience. There is a lot to see and read about, but even an....  more »
  • Beautiful vistas from this 1700 fortress built by African slave labour to the exacting standards of the British military to protect the coastline from a sea attack. Completed towards the end of the...  more »
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  • Great exercise trail plus a marvelous view when you get to the top... And did I mention the history lesson involved? The Gibraltar of the West Indies
  • A superb tour stop that I highly recommend for all. The road to/from is narrow and winding, but the 'prize' once you finally get that is SO worth it. Go to the top of the fort to sing the bell and feel accomplished. Enjoy!!!

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