Saint Kitts

St. Kitts is divided into two islands (Saint Kitts and Nevis) with its capital and largest city being Basseterre. The two islands are quite attractive to visit and enjoy. They have 53,000 inhabitants. Its culture is influenced by Europeans and Africans, like other destinations on the islands. St Kitts Independence Day is September 19.

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The island is a French and European Union territory. Guadeloupe's capital is Basse-Terre, described as a little piece of France in the Caribbean. The capital has colorful landscapes that contain all the flora and fauna of the island, such as wild orchids.
Homemade Cajun Seafood Boil

The gastronomy

Cuisine in St. Kitts is predominantly seafood. Some of its best-known dishes are Red Barbo de Mar, Prawns with Coconut and Grilled Lobster with a local touch.

Panoramic view of St Kitts from the sea during golden hour at da

The weather

St. Kitts' climate is described as humid tropical and averages 26°C.

flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Official language

The official language of St. Kitts is English. Also, the patois is used.

Money from Fiji in the black wallet

Official coin

The official currency is the East Caribbean dollar.

What to do in St. Kitts?

Canon on the ruins of Brimstone Fortress in St Kitts

Brimstone Hill Fortress

You can visit the Brimstone Hill Fortress, it is considered a historical jewel in St. Kitts. It is one of the best preserved military structures in America. This fortress is a Unesco World Heritage.
Panoramic view of St Kitts and Frigate Bay.

South Frigate Bay, The Strip

South Frigate Bay, The Strip is an area where there are bars, restaurants and a lot of nightlife. It is imperative to visit it to get the best experience of how it is to live in St. Kitts and enjoy its food and drinks.
Basseterre, St Kitts with Mt Liamuiga volcano in the background


Explore the capital, Bassetterre, which offers a lot of history and a host of ecological walks.