What You Can Expect On A Holiday To St Lucia
These views! Saint Lucia has to be one of the most beautiful destinations in the Caribbean. If you are looking for a magical destination of soaring volcanic peaks, sweeping rainforests and picture perfect sandy beaches a St Lucia holiday will be absolutely perfect for you. Jutting up from the shimmering blue waters of Saint Lucia’s south-western coast are The Pitons; two dramatic volcanic peaks that are simply stunning and form the most prominent landmark on the island. Your St Lucia holidays can be as action packed or as relaxed as you like; simply relax and chill out on one of its magnificent sun soaked beaches or sample some of the local activities and attractions on offer.
What To See And Do On Your St Lucia Holiday
Head inland and you’ll discover lush rainforests of emerald green and hidden multi-coloured waterfalls as well as the world’s only drive-in volcano. The more adventurous traveller will love the exhilarating zip lines across the rainforest.
When it comes to holidays in St Lucia, it really is a tale of two islands. The north of Saint Lucia boasts a much more modern feel with the vibrant town of Rodney Bay heading up the holiday vibe with its swanky marina, beautiful Reduit Beach and array of restaurants and bars. Head down south and the authentic Caribbean vibe becomes more apparent in charming coastal towns such as Soufriere with its candy coloured architecture, roadside street vendors and fish fry ups on the beach.
Visit the charming city of Castries, capital of Saint Lucia and gran some souvenirs to take home from the lovely Castries market. The Cathedral is beautiful and the views from Morne Fortune are simply breath-taking. Visit the Saint Lucia Distillery and discover how rum is made, followed by a taster tour to liven things up. For those who have the energy, the walk up The Pitons is incredible whilst treks through the rainforest feature stunning waterfalls as well as the chance to capture a glimpse of some of Saint Lucia’s superb wildlife.
Tie your St Lucia holidays in with their calendar of events including the famous Saint Lucia Jazz Festival, held every May and the fabulous Saint Lucia Carnival, which takes place in July and promises a spectacle of colour, music and dance.
Fast Facts About St Lucia
- Time Difference:
St Lucia is 5 hours behind the UK
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- Visa Required:
British Passport holders don’t need a visa to visit Saint Lucia. Your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 months from the date of exit from St Lucia.
St Lucia is a popular year-round destination with temperatures reaching the high 20’s in winter and low 30’s in summer. Hurricane season runs from June to November.
St Lucia Holiday Deals
Our Best Selling St Lucia Hotels
St Lucia is another of our customers favourite destinations and it’s pretty clear to see why! These are some of our best selling hotels in St Lucia. If you need advice of what hotel is best for your St Lucia holiday just ask us! 0207 254 0136.
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Where to Stay in St Lucia
St Lucia has two distinct paces of life; the north is bustling with life, parties and action and in the south life really slows down with remote resorts, rainforests and nature. Its well worth considering a stay in both areas so ensure you really get a feel for this stunning island. Castries, the capital city, is where the cruise ships come into. Rodney Bay is a great place to stay for culture, beaches and action. Honeymooners might prefer the south as the Piton mountains create a romatic setting, its also where some of the luxury hotels are located.
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Booking Your Holiday to St Lucia
Finding and booking a holiday can be stressful – so leave it to us! Simply tell us your preferences and we will find the best value flights and accommodation for you. SN Travel offers a huge variety of hotels in Saint Lucia, from budget to luxury, catering for all types of traveller. Book your St Lucia holiday with us today and experience this stunning romantic Caribbean island for yourself. All St Lucia holidays with SN Travel include return flights and hotels, we can also tell you about Carnivals, what to see and do and book any transfers you might need.
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With so many islands in the Caribbean it can be difficult to choose where to go – if you need any advice just ask! We are a Caribbean specialist travel agency so we can help you decide which island would best suit your holiday style. You can also check out our travel blog if you need some inspiration.