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Well worth a visit you need to be fit to go up all 255 steps the views of the islands and St... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
Yasmin M
Excellent view & attraction

Go to the dock near the Aquatic Club, a local will offer a "water taxi" for you to take to the... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
Lucas Z
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Built around 1800 on a tiny island next to Young Island, this fort once protected a chief port of St. Vincent.
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

Well worth a visit you need to be fit to go up all 255 steps the views of the islands and St Vincent are breathtaking. pick a clear day

Thank Yasmin M
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Go to the dock near the Aquatic Club, a local will offer a "water taxi" for you to take to the fort, it cost me 30.00$ EC, took 10 minutes to boat there, the guy was nice, the island that Fort Duvernette is on is...More

1  Thank Lucas Z
Reviewed 7 December 2016

My husband and I went with Bamboo Adventures to hike up Ft. Duvernette. First we took a short boat ride to the island and then we hiked all the way to the top.. Our tour guide Carola was great, along with the 2 sons of...More

Thank jwbauschlicher
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Pros: The views are fantastic! It's super easy and quick to get to. The water is so crystal clear and such a gorgeous dark turquoise, it's also a great area to swim, but you have to dive off the dock as there's no beach. Cons:...More

1  Thank Johnny L
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

We caught a boat from the Young Island dock to Fort Duvernette or Rock Fort as it is known locally. The fort on top of the volcanic rock island is reached by a steep climb up stairs that have been upgraded and repaired over the...More

1  Thank Rooombiter
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This little tiny island is just being Young Island which is just off the coast of st Vincent. You can access it via boat for 10EC return from villa beach little harbour, also where you can get the free ferry across to Young Island The...More

Thank Yodieo93
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This was the first stop on a whirlwind visit. Great introduction. Fantabulous views from the top and along the walk up. NB:- 255 steps to the top though...walk with water!

Thank Shelly-Anne D
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Wonderful Hill Top complete with its cannon and motor. The batteries are placed 200 feet above sea level

Thank Safarigreg
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Another historic site in St. Vincent to visit. We got a boat ride over there from a friend at Villa beach-like a 5 minute boat ride. Once there, it's a little bit of a walk up to the top but definitely worth it for the...More

2  Thank nnekss4
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Such a beautiful place. Make sure to wear shoes or sandals as there is rock on the path. We kayaked out and enjoyed the view and privacy.

Thank AllycatCanada
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