One of the most scenic islands in the West Indies
St Lucia is an island of contrasts. Explore the bustling capital of St Lucia – Castries, take time out to enjoy the unspoilt splendour of the lush, tropical rain forests of the interior. Visit the volcanic peaks of the Pitons and of course enjoy the coastline which includes the hidden coves found to the north of the island. St Lucia is an island stepped in tradition, something that you are sure to experience during your visit. Here are our top five things to do whilst in St Lucia:
-Dining outside under a full moon with the waves surging below
-Snorkelling from the beach before breakfast and swimming with a turtle
-Walking in the rain forest
-Viewing the Pitons from the sea
-Eating ripe mangoes
Time Difference | GMT -4hrs
Getting There | British Airways and Virgin Atlantic from London (Direct)
Hot and tropical climate throughout the year, tempered by sea breezes and north-eastern trade winds. The driest period is from February to May although it should be noted that short tropical showers can occur throughout the year.
Take a 4x4 trip to the rainforest, go horseback riding at sunset or enjoy a Dolphin Encounter.
A great diving location with an opportunity to explore the underwater volcanic reefs.
St Lucia – its current tag-line is ‘Lift Your Senses’ – and it truly does!
by Ava Coffin