Duration: 6 hours
Cost: 80 USD per person
- Refreshments (bottle water, local beers, rum punch, local treats and sodas
- Creole lunch (chicken, fish, peas, ground provisions, vegetables, rice)
- Entrance fees to all sites
Departure Time: 9 am
Pick up & Drop off: Cruise Terminal or Hotel lobby
Recommended: Cameras, bath towel, comfortable footwear & sunscreen.
Refreshments and local treats are served throughout the tour stops at various points for views and photos. Most vendors do not have access to Credit/Debit card machine. They accept only cash.
Experience the most beautiful views and sites that the island of Saint Lucia has to offer in the comfort of an air conditioned, spacious, safe and smooth drive with our knowledgeable and experienced chauffeur.
Drive through the colorful and historic city, Castries founded by the French in 1650 as “Carénage” (meaning “safe anchorage”) and was renamed in 1756 as “Castries”. View the city historic infrastructures and monuments like the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception built in the 19th century and Derek Walcott Square named after the island’s Nobel Prize-winning poet…
Enjoy a brief stop on the lush green banana plantations (main export), where one can sample our organic local bananas and many related products including banana ketchup, banana wine, banana BBQ sauce and many more.
Continue on through the scenic farming and fishing villages of Anse La Raye and Canaries. Stop for precious photo moments, shopping from native craftsmen and taste one of our many local treats, traditional bread with melted cheese.
Marvel at the spectacular twin peaks (The Pitons) Gros Piton and Petit Piton rising magnificently out of the sea as you descend through the rainforest in the town of Soufriere, the first city of Saint Lucia.
Visit the Caribbean’s only Drive-in Volcano/Sulphur Springs for a 30 minute-tour with professional guides of the compound. Be prepared to be amaze by such natural occurrence. Experience the mud bath in the Mineral Pools downstream from the springs, the water temperature is still hot but cools enough for visitors to enter for a therapeutic mud bath. Afterwards, feast on our mouth watering Creole lunch.
Next stop – Toraille Waterfalls and Botanical Gardens for a refreshing and rejuvenating waterfall bath (optional) and view the tropical flora and fauna of St. Lucia at the Toraille Botanical Gardens.
Then take in the view of Marigot Bay, the most beautiful natural harbor in the Caribbean, where many films have been made including Dr. Doolittle starring Rex Harrison, Fire Power with Sophia Loren… described by American Novelist, James A. Michener, as “the most beautiful bay in the Caribbean.”
Finally, we head to the captivating scenery of the City from Morne Fortune before returning to the drop-off point. Here’s to a great St. Lucian experience!
- Payments of tour are accepted after drop-off
- Children under 12 years are discounted
- The roads are narrow and curvy.
- Stops may shorten or skip because of time constraints for cruise visitors
- Visitors allergic to Sulphur should not bathe in the Sulphur Springs/Mud Bath
- Car seats are available for toddlers.
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