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North America > Caribbean > Lesser Antilles > Saint Vincent and the Grenadines > Saint Vincent > Kingstown


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Kingstown is the capital of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, located on the island of Saint Vincent.

Get in[edit]

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Air Canada, LIAT Airlines and Caribbean Airlines all fly to Argyle International Airport (SVD IATA), which is a 30 minute taxi ride to Kingstown's city centre.

Get around[edit]

Although not a very large island, St. Vincent has mountainous and rugged terrain, making it difficult to get around. Private vans or taxis are your best options. Car rental is also available.


  • 1 Botanic Gardens St. Vincent (on the town's northern outskirts), +1 784 533 1657, . Daily 7AM-^PM. Established in 1765, the botanic gardens are the oldest in the Western Hemisphere and in the tropics. It is worth paying for a guide (EC$10 per visitor) as they have intimate knowledge of the plants in the peaceful and lush gardens. EC$5 per adult, EC$2.50 for children (12 and under). Botanic Gardens St. Vincent (Q4948422) on Wikidata Botanic Gardens St. Vincent on Wikipedia


  • 1 Arnos Vale Stadium. Watch a cricket or football match.



  • 1 Veejays, Bay St, +1 784-457-2845. Cheap traditional Vincentian Cajun/Creole cuisine.



Go next[edit]

Head up north to the rural parts of the island.

This city travel guide to Kingstown is a usable article. It has information on how to get there and on restaurants and hotels. An adventurous person could use this article, but please feel free to improve it by editing the page.