Barbados comes alive in Summer 2023 with the best carnival experience in the Caribbean, the Crop Over Festival. We are so ecstatic to welcome you to the beautiful shores of Barbados for an experience unlike any other. The entire vibe all summer will be one to remember, great times, great food and great people. Barbados will be a hype of activity with multiple events to celebrate the biggest annual festival on island.
- Are you too busy to plan your trip?
- Want to experience an exclusive carnival experience?
- Don’t know where to start?
Then select the services below that you would love to have when you here.
Hotel Accommodation w/ Breakfast
Airport & Event Transportation
Costume Pickup & Delivery
Where you'll sleep
Day 01: Arrival in Barbados, meet and greet
You arrive on the lovely island of Barbados to begin your week of nonstop enjoyment. We will pick you up at Grantley Adams International Airport and transfer you to your hotel to settle in. Then we collect the group and begin to form long-lasting friendships.
Day 02: Island tour and fete one
Today we take in some of the sights in Barbados, then get back and get ready to attend our first fete.
Day 3 to Day 5: Fete, Foreday morning, fete
Cheers to team #nosleep. During this time we attend the different events on your itinerary including Oistins for their signature Fish-Fridays. On Saturday morning we head out early to party with Caesar’s Army at their famous A.M. Bush event. After that, we head back to our accommodations to change and get ready for more feting.
Day 6: Kadooment Day
The day we have all waited for has arrived. We put on our full costume, then head out to pound the pavement to the sounds of sweet (Bashment) Soca music.
Day 7: Depart Barbados
We hug, cry and say our goodbyes while reflecting on the memories created during the past seven days. We drop you off safely to the airport so you can catch your return flight. The tabanka is real.
Who books the flight?You are responsible for booking your own flight. We do not include the flights, but we can help you to book the best fight based on your location. No matter where you are flying from we will help you pick the best connections to join the tour on time.
When should I arrive and depart from the Islands?You should plan to arrive by 4 p.m. on the day before (or the day of) & depart anytime after the closing date of the experience. In the event these dates do not work for you, we can adjust your experience for you (additional costs may apply).
When is the deadline to book a Carnival Utopia experience?Registration usually closes one month before the start date of the experience.
How do I pay my installments?You may login to your CARNIVAL UTOPIA account at any time to make a payment towards your package.
Do you offer payment plans?In the event you are unable to pay for your experience in full, you can use our simple payment plan.
What is the Barbadian conversion rate?The currency of Barbados is the Barbadian Dollar (BBD). The Barbadian Dollar is converted at a rate of $1.98 (BBD) to $1.oo (USD). The Barbadian Dollar is fixed to the U.S. Dollar and do not fluctuate. U.S. currency is accepted across the island and most stores and restaurants accept major credit cards.
What is the arrival airport?The main airport in Barbados is Grantley Adams International Airport (IATA code: BGI). It is located in Seawell, Christ Church, and serves as the primary gateway for international flights to and from Barbados.
Do I need a passport to travel to Barbados?Yes!
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