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Going to St Kitts on the Bliss in December.  Is there anything within walking

distance of the cruise port?

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Port Zante is about a 10 min stroll to the busy part of Basseterre called the Circus. Port Zante has many shops, a few places to get something to eat and/or a drink. There will be many tour operators offering their services to see the sight on St Kitts. 

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DH will be in an ECV, are there sidewalks on the walk to Port Zante?

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The Port Zante area (which is the port,pier and associated areas) are all paved and easily traversed by electric scooters, wheelchairs and anyone with mobility issues. I have seen the electric vehicles like that are used at airport terminals moving people around. You probably will be able to catch one of those as you leave the ship for the short trip to the actual Port Zante are withe the shops etc. The island is working on improving the mobility issues that they do have.

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I was there last Dec., with an individual who has mobility issue's she was on a scooter, other than going a bit to far and wearing out the battery she didn't have any problems getting around Port Zante. We went all the way over to Palm Court Gardens and she was on her scooter, yep!! Battery ran out on the way back, I flagged down a taxi loaded the scooter and her in the back I sat up front, they took us right up to the port, no worries.

Hope this helps Todd

 

Btw the bars around the port are not cheap yep they're nice bars, but bar tabs on St. Kitts can be a train wreck, every time.🥴

 

 

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