Yellow bus from Bridgetown

Get a bus from the port to the gully for only $US3.50 return



Back to Nature Camps at Welchman Hall Gully

Let this be the camp your child falls in love with nature

“There is a gully, that of Welchman Hall’s, that no one should omit to visit.” Rev J Moffat, 1866

On a cruise ship?

Get the bus direct to the gully for $US3.50 return!

A short walk from port. Regular returns in plenty of time for ship departure

The perfect shore excursion!

Easy, paved walk through beautiful tropical forest in a collapsed cave

Home of the grapefruit

Monkey feeding

Rabbits, tortoises children can pet

Wheelchair friendly!

TV Chef Ainsley Harriott visits the Gully

UK TV Chef Ainsley Harriott visits Welchman Hall Gully, discovers the origins of the grapefruit and meets a troop of wild monkeys.

Watch the full programme on the ITV hub player.

Follow in his footsteps.

Explore the gully in the heart of Barbados!

Adult US$14 (Bds$28). Booklet included.

Locals (ID required)  US$7.50 (Bds$15)

Children US$7 (5 to 12 years old). Under 5 years old free

Group rates available. 

Open daily from 9am to 4pm, last tour at 3.30pm

Monkey feeding between 10.30 am and noon

Closed December 25 and first Monday in August

Wheelchair Users US$10 (3/4 of the Gully is wheelchair friendly)

Members of Barbados National Trust (ID required) US$7, (Bds$14)

The tour is self-guided and takes about 30 to 45 minutes to walk, depending on your level of interest in the flora.

The guide book (free with entry, unless you are joining the guided tour at 1030 am) highlights over 50 plants and features in the gully. Clear and informative signs further illuminate this very special place.

Private tours can be provided at a minimum of 24 hours’ notice.

You’ll find Welchman Hall Gully near the centre of Barbados, in the parish of St. Thomas, the most elevated parish on the island. If driving, follow the white and green signs on the roadside.

The gully is also a convenient place to visit with many other attractions in the area. Directions here…

Back to Nature Camps:

Christmas 2019

  • December 16th to December 20th

From 8.30am to 2.30pm. $250Bds ($125US) per week. Hot lunches extra. 

For more information email: or call 234 9960.

Children's Adventure Park

Swing through the trees.

Slide down the zip line.

Walk the tight rope.

Visit The Chunky Monkey Cafe

Freshly brewed coffee.

Enjoy a cold Banks.

Try our famous fishcakes.

See the full menu here.

Seek Refuge…

Welchman Hall Gully is a glittering jewel set in the heart of Barbados. This tropical hideaway is home to wild monkeys, majestic rainforest trees and delicate native plants.

Walk along its shaded path. See Barbados as it appeared to the first settlers.

Enjoy a spectacular view of the east coast and marvel at the abundance of life tucked away inside this collapsed cave.

Watch monkeys as they feed on a specially built platform. See them swing from vines and groom each other in the trees.

The gully and its occupants have fascinated tourists for hundreds of years.

Events and other activities at Welchman Hall Gully