Saint Lucia Travel Information
St. Lucia is sophisticated
but not snobby. Classy but not pretentious. Beautifully
landscaped with rain forests, mountains and gorgeous beaches. (See Things To Do)
St. Lucia has even been honored overall with a Five Star
Diamond Award from the American Academy of Hospitality
Sciences. Bestowed exclusively to travel and tourism products, this
award is given to those deemed to be of pinnacle quality.
two towering Pitons, which rise almost a half-mile high above the southeast
coast, are world famous landmarks. They are distinctive enough to be
ranked a UNESCO
World Heritage Site.
well known and equally dramatic are the 19,000 acres
of mountains and valleys that make up the rich St.
Lucia National Rain Forest Reserve
where wild orchids, giant ferns and birds of
Not to be overlooked is the famous St. Lucia Jazz & Arts Festival, one of the Caribbean's most famous and respected music festivals.
of the British Commonwealth, St. Lucia has a strong French and Creole
history, which explains why most of the cities and fishing villages
have a French flair.
Pronouncing St. Lucia place names isn't a challenge with this guide.
St. Lucia Essentials
Ten Things To Know About St. Lucia
They will make for a smoother trip
Things To Do
Varied activities on land and water
Background: Facts & Map
Courtesy of the CIA
Lucia Arrival Briefing
What you need to know if you go.
What's happening when & where
Getting Married in St.
This is one of the top honeymoon destinations
Where To Stay
Choose your location carefully
Lucia Road Map
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d'Isle/Mt. La Combe
Beware the beautiful witch
with the cow foot
The Saturday market is a top sight
An award-winning program
Cartiers Rain Forest Trail
The island's most visited trail
Falls & Mineral Baths
Will take 10 years off your life...supposedly
The only one in the world...maybe
An easy shoreline walk
Turtles, whales and more
Forest Reserve/Mt. Gimie
The island's longest hike
Saut Waterfall Trail
Take a dip along the way
Islands Nature Reserve
Frigate birds nest on the Fregate Islands
Far more than most islands & still expanding
Islands Nature Reserve
Some of the world's rarest flora & fauna
Pigeon Island National Park
Beaches & walking trails
Flore Mountain Hike
Follow a 200-year old road
Is it better simply to look than to climb?
Rain Forest Reserve
Loaded with hikes & animals
Rain Forest Hiking Trails
The complete list
Some of the Caribbean's finest
Lucia Jazz Festival
One of the world's best
Another name for the landmark drive-in volcano
Where you are certain to see animals--