About St. Lucia
With a lush interior featuring towering mountains, dense rain forest, fertile valleys, and acres of banana plantations, St. Lucia is mostly distinguished by the Pitons—twin peaks that soar high above the ocean floor on the southwest coast. Whether you stay in Soufrière, in the north in or around Rodney Bay Village, or even farther north at Cap Estate, exploring the iconic natural sights—and local history—is a day well spent.
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The Tet Paul Scenic Trail offers spectacular vistas of the peaks called the Pitons, famed as one of the most spectacular landscapes in the Caribbean.
From lively, popular Reduit to quiet Anse Cochon to Anse Chastanet, great for excellent snorkeling, there’s a perfect beach here for everyone.
At Sulphur Springs Park near Soufrière you coat yourself head-to-toe in mud, then wash it off with a dip in a volcano-heated natural bathing pool.
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Walk up the trail at this national landmark to reach ruins of an 18th-century fortress and enjoy a panorama across the Caribbean to Martinique.
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