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Suntours Barbados, formerly Johnson’s Tours, is the leading transportation and tour company in Barbados. With over 148 years experience of service to visitors and Barbadians, this makes them one of the oldest and most established taxi companies on the island. The company was formally set up in 1860 and has grown steadily over the years to encompass a fleet of top caliber coaches, vans, cars and staff. We believe in delivering the highest quality transportation to our clients with service second to none.

Services we provide are perfect for sporting groups, leisure and business travellers, bridal party transfers, airline crew transfers, land based and cruise ship vacationers who want to explore the island on a tour, cruise ships with air/sea transfers and persons in need of general taxi services. Our popular tour programs include scenic rides around the island taking in breathtaking vistas that will make guests experience our home as though they are part of it. We have tours that pass by the popular Cherry Tree Hill, Bathsheba, St. John’s Church, Chalky Mount, Bottom Bay, Mount Gay Rum Distillery and the Farley Hill National Park as well as make stops at great places like the Wildlife Reserve, Andromeda Gardens and Sunbury Plantation House. Of course, you can also plan your own path of discovery.

Suntours provides a 24 hour, all year round, luxury and professional taxi service to the island of Barbados with a wide variety of island tours to exciting places around the island.

 We conduct regular customer service training for all our staff, to maintain our very high level of customer satisfaction. Our executive fleet consists of a wide variety of luxury saloons, vans and coaches to suit all your transportation needs. Our services include Transfers, Weddings, Sightseeing / Island Tours, Business Transportation and General Taxi services.

We welcome you and your clients to sample our tours & services and meet our well trained staff who are always willing to help, and ensure a truly memorable holiday in Barbados.

Services we provide include:

  • 24 hour year round operations including pickup from your front door.
  • Modern fleet of vehicles with air-conditioning.
  • Meet and greet services at the airport.
  • Point to point taxi transport.
  • Luxury saloon taxi transfers.
  • Chauffeur operated vehicles for full day or weekly use.
  • Group transfers in vans or coaches.
  • Organized sightseeing tours to interesting points around the island.
  • Competitive pricing with special rates for children.
  • Prompt and accurate reply to all reservations
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Seafari is Barbados’ most innovative snorkel adventure tour and is a great addition to the already popular “Adventure Tours” cruises segment, which commenced in early 2005. This cruises segment immediately became a big hit among Barbados’ long stay visitors, cruise ship passengers and Barbadians alike.

Today, you can experience the thrill and excitement of sitting in a real authentic Thriller Powerboat as it blasts across the waves. It’s the closest anyone can ever get to the real off-shore powerboat experience.

Our specially designed Seafari Thriller powerboat, cruises with up to 35 “adventurers” at top speed while ensuring both your complete safety and comfort. It is important to note that we have fully trained Captain and crew with years of knowledge of the sea and shoals surrounding Barbados, and we promise to deliver the best in service while you enjoy your power boat snorkel adventure with us.

Our thriller boat currently offers a Thriller Turtle & Shipwreck Snorkel Adventure or you can choose a Private Charter for that special occasion with your family and friends. We can also assist you with tailoring your package for your group.

Seafari Facts

  • We take both fun and safety seriously:
  • Seafari Thriller powerboat is a specially designed USCG (United States Coast Guard) approved 55′ Power Cat.
  • Seafari Thriller powerboat also houses USCG approved safety equipment.
  • Seafari Thriller powerboat houses twin 440 Horsepower Yanmar Turbo Diesel Engines that are fully maintained to standard.
  • A fully trained Captain and crew accompany you on cruises to ensure your safety and that you have a good time.
  • Seafari Thriller powerboat has a seating capacity 40 + Captain and crew, so there’s room for all your family and friends. However we only take 35 passengers.
  • Comfortable, padded seats with hand rails ensure your comfort and allows you to hang on for dear life while our power boat cruises at 50 miles per hour.
  • Easy access steps on the powerboat allow for both easy entry to and exit from the powerboat.
  • Children can also sit comfortably and safely.

A supply of First Aid Kits and equipment is kept on board to ensure everyone’s safety in the case of any minor accidents. These tours may not be suitable for elderly persons, pregnant women, or anyone with back or neck ailments.

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Island Safari

Island Safari offers a unique jeep safari experience on our 4X4 zebra striped, specially designed Land Rovers and Toyota Land Cruisers. Climb on board and relax in our comfortably designed cab capable of holding 8 or 10 seat belted passengers in specialized seating. Our outgoing team promises that your “safari” will be one of the highlights of your vacation.

Our Adventure Safari is a non-stop-fun expedition taking you to the Eastern and Northeastern side of the island. Relax as our entertaining drivers skillfully navigate you on and off-road to some of the least-seen but most magnificent locations in Barbados. On this safari 4×4 tour we visit Edge Cliff, Bathsheba, Joe’s River Forest and much more – including two stops by the beach and an opportunity to experience some of the best photo opportunities of Barbados’ magical coastline. Lunch is a traditional island style meal served with a drink and of course, our famous Jungle Juice (Rum Punch), juice, diet drinks and snacks are served along the way.

Tour benefits include:

  • Friendly, fun & professional tour guide drivers to make your experience one to remember
  • Specially designed Land Rover Defenders & Toyota Land Cruisers
  • Specialized comfortable seats, seatbelts & padded roll bars for passenger safety
  • Fully insured vehicles from a company that follows the FTO Best Practices.
  • Covered open cabs with easy 360˚ viewing for spectacular vistas.
  • Vehicles equipped with seatbelts and padded role bars for passenger safety.
  • Installed P.A. systems on board.
  • Ability to accommodate children from 5years old.
  • First aid kits on board.
  • Ability to handle up to 200 passenger groups.

We offer a wide range of tours including half and whole day adventures around the island or you may plan your own itinerary for groups. No matter your choice, we will show you what the others leave out, highlighting the most scenic locations on the island while traveling on and off the beaten track. It will be a day to remember!

Retail & Distribution Things to do Tourism

Limegrove Lifestyle Centre

Limegrove, located in Holetown, is the best place to shop in Barbados. This signature location is a treasure trove of duty-free jewelry, apparel and accessories. It features more than 100 of the world’s best fashion brands. Stores at Limegrove include Burberry, Cartier, HUGO BOSS, Longchamp, Louis Vuitton, M•A•C, Michael Kors and Ralph Lauren. Some of the best restaurants in Barbados are also located here, along with bars and cafés.

Dubbed by London’s “Daily Telgraph” as “the most stylish place to shop and dine” in Barbados, Limegrove is conveniently located near hotels on the island’s West Coast. It is a premium experience in fashion, food, film, art, music and culture and unquestionably one of the top places to visit in Barbados.

For More Information:

Patricia McKenzie
General Manager
Phone: 620-LIME (5463)