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Getting to know St. Lucia

Saint Lucia the  #1 destination for weddings & honeymoons, award winning accommodations & the UNESCO Piton Mountains.  Soak up the sun on the crystal-clear beaches during the day and spend your evening tantalizing your taste buds with fine cuisine.  With an incredible diverse environment you can enjoys lots of outdoor activities.   Take a guided hike on the many trails and be sure to look for the national bird “The Saint Lucia Parrot”.   Did you know Saint Lucia has over 20 species of whales & dolphins who can be regularly spotted through out the year.

More about St Lucia

  • Language- The official language is English, but Saint Lucians also speak French Creole.
  • Airports- Hewanorra International Airport & George F. L. Charles Airport
  • Currency- Eastern Caribbean Dollar
  • Electricity- 220 Volts, 20 cycles AC (a few hotels have 110 Volts, 60 cycles). Adaptors are generally available at resorts.

Tours & Activities

  • ATV’s
  • Horseback riding
  • Canopy tours
  • Deep sea fishing
  • Sailing
  • Diving
  • Bike riding
  • Whale & turtle watching

Weather

Climate- subtropical cooled by trade winds (June-November with tropical showers)

Average temperatures range from day time highs of 28-31 degrees & lows of 22-25 degrees.

Best time to go is May & June with highs between 70-80’s

Summer months June-Aug temps are in the upper 90’s.

Why visit St Lucia

  • Diamond Botanical Gardens (stunning waterfalls)
  • Plantations (Soufriere Estate, Morne Coubaril Estate or Fond Doux Estate) all open to the public
  • Drive in Volcano (south of Soufriere)
  • The Majestic Piton Mountains 3,000 feet above sea level
  • Over 19,000 acres of rainforest
  • Flavors of the world with a mix of Caribbean, Amerindian, French, Asian & Creole cuisine
  • Romantic retreats with exceptional service
  • Celebrate Saint Lucia heritage with island music & Friday fish fries
  • It’s all about the rum!

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