Which is the Better Holiday?
Smaller Barbados is probably better suited to tourists who want a beach vacation with all the sights and tourist hot-spots within close reach...
Jamaica with its lush forest, mountains and beaches, is more suited to holidaymakers who want a vacation that also involves activities away from the beach...
Barbados is home to fantastic snorkeling and one of the oldest horse racing tracks in the world! Jamaica has great hiking trails and has a world famous culture well worth discovering.
Excellent resorts, very tourist-orientated in places and very easy to get around.
Authentic Caribbean vibe, lush scenery, huge beaches, and great food & culture.
Check out our honest comparison between Jamaica and Barbados to find out which is better for food, beaches, which is cheaper and lots more. Just click learn more!