St. Lucia is ‘the’ place to be if you are looking for a busy itinerary with lots of diverse activities over a stay of 3 to 4 days. Be it a romantic rendezvous with your soulmate or a leisurely trip to soak in the bliss offered by Caribbean nation, there are truly versatile things to look forward to when you are here in St. Lucia. Here are some compelling reasons to visit St. Lucia.
1 – Experience the magic of Soufriere
The town on the West Coast is definitely steeped in a rich legacy of culture, traditions, and history. A guided Soufriere Heritage tour will let you explore versatility in the form of French Kings, chocolate, and organic fruits and vegetables. Start with knowing about the resort’s foundation and move to knowing all that is to know at the Cocoa Fermentation House. You can also get yourself a hike to the trails around Gros Pitons and Lamontagne’s trails. This will be the perfect end to a thrilling day out at Soufriere.
2 – Exclusive tours
Tours such as the Chocolate making tours St Lucia offered at select resorts like Fond Doux is the best way to get up close and personal with the chocolate making process. Lined with rich cacao plantation, the resort is your gateway to see firsthand how delectable chocolate is manufactured under clean and hygienic conditions. You not only see the cacao seeds being plucked from the trees of Chocolate plantation St. Lucia, but also get to know how these innocent looking cacao beans transform to a sumptuous looking bar of chocolate.
3 – Breathtaking vistas
All around you, there will be stunning vistas of landscapes. The primary attraction in this context would be the two volcanic mountains known as the Pitons. The two hills protrude across the horizon and seem to reach for the stars. Out of the two, the Gros Piton is the bigger hill. It makes for an excellent choice of nature trail hiking. This trail is sure to keep hikers busy for at least 5 to 6 hours and can offer some of the most amazing scenic spots along the way.
4 – Festivities
The entire year seems like an extended holiday when one is at St. Lucia. Out of the many days of festivities, it is especially worthwhile to catch a glimpse of the happenings during the St. Lucia Carnival held every July. In this period, the capital city of Castries truly transforms into a vibrant hue of color and splash of brilliance that will keep tourists mesmerized.
No matter how long your stay at St. Lucia, you can be sure of one thing – it will be easy to find places to explore and activities to experience in order to get a one- of- its- kind experience with your holidays here in St. Lucia. With this you enjoy your vacation to the fullest and have a delightful detour from the monotonous rigors of life.