We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Admission Ticket
From US$10.00*
Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Admission Ticket
From US$10.00*
All photos (1,480)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brimstone hill”(104 reviews)
“audio tour”(29 reviews)
“short video”(30 reviews)
The 'Gibraltar of the West Indies', this massive fortress on a limestone hilltop rises nearly 800 feet above sea level.
Main Road, St. Kitts
+1 869-465-2609
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Brimstone Hill Fortress
from US$34.20
More Info
from US$55.00
More Info
from US$68.00
More Info
Reviews (1,382)
Filter reviews
1,287 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews brimstone hill audio tour short video world heritage site steep steps a small gift shop history buff great history love history views are spectacular winding road worth the climb worth the trip take your time well worth the visit entrance fee lots of history
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 1,287 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

A massive fortress built by the British to protect the town and anchorage from the pesky French, pirates, and other undesirables (from the British perspective). Incredible achievement to have built a fortress this size in this location with 18th century technology. Imagine large numbers of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clint W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When visiting here take in the great views. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about this place, and proud of her history of the area. The ride to the top was very interesting with the narrow road, and blind curves. Once on top the expansive...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Codeman191
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived in St Kitts in a cruise and rather than book the cruise excursions decided to go it alone. After walking round the centre of the capital we met the most amazing taxi driver called Kaiser who couldn’t do enough for us. He recommended...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KatrionaD
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took a tour up to the fortress on a shuttle bus. It is quite a ride up with really tight turns and squeezing through rock gates. The fortress itself is clean and well preserved, and has a lot interesting history available to read with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RockTagg
Reviewed 4 days ago

Worth the USD$10 admission fee and the extra USD$10 fee for the hand translation guide unit describing the features. Without the guide unit you wouldn't have known much of from what you saw. Unless you're with a tour group, you only need 1 hand unit...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank adventuresportster
Reviewed 4 days ago

A great fort with fantastic views. Lots of information and a good place to stop during a tour. There are views from all around the fort.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank caz1993
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very nice site to visit - learned a lot about the island and enjoyed the views tremendously. We stopped here as part of a tour that included other stops on the island but had plenty of time to explore the fort and surrounding grounds.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank comerharris
Reviewed 1 week ago

rare gem of st. kitts beautiful must see amazing breath taking views however, put on sneakers for the steeps long 26 stairs up and a few more in the fort

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nishka P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to visit when the cruise ship hordes were not over-running the island, so our visit may not be typical. That being said, this is a great place to see first hand the enormous resources that went into securing and maintaining trade...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Reisiger1223
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pictures can't really depict the real beauty of this place. You have to be there to feel and see the whole view. I didn't have any high hopes when visiting but wow- the minute I went up, my jaw dropped! I've never been to a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank elleno
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 nearby hotels
Belle Mont Farm
131 reviews
4.32 km away
Ocean Terrace Inn
221 reviews
12.59 km away
Island Paradise Beach Village
15 reviews
13.36 km away
Bird Rock Beach Hotel
172 reviews
15.65 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 134 nearby restaurants
Tamarind Indian Cuisine
56 reviews
13.44 km away
517 reviews
12.61 km away
Royal Palm Restaurant
231 reviews
9.47 km away
Sprat Net
376 reviews
4.83 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 172 nearby attractions
Clay Villa Plantation House & Gardens
558 reviews
7.68 km away
Romney Manor
896 reviews
4.44 km away
Mount Liamuiga
257 reviews
3.76 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Lynne G
16 December 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from russpei | Reviewed this property |
I would either take an excursion or get off the ship and at the end of the pier get a tour or taxi. The sit is far end of island and way up a hill, mountain, so give yourself enough time to get back to the ship. I would... More
Dana G
3 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from M4360XOdaniels | Reviewed this property |
They have noch nice beaches there. Only at the fregatte bay. Ca 30 Minutes with the taxi direkt east
Google Translation
7 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from M4360XOdaniels | Reviewed this property |
You are just by the top.
Google Translation