5 days in St. Lucia Itinerary

5 days in St. Lucia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock St. Lucia trip planner

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Castries
— 2 nights
Drive
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Soufriere
— 2 nights
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Castries

— 2 nights
The capital and largest city in Saint Lucia, Castries has a number of cultural sites to explore, and recreational areas to enjoy.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): relax and rejuvenate at Yoga on the Bay, then explore the striking landscape of Pigeon Island National Park, and then stroll through Reduit Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Rodney Bay, then look for gifts at Harry Edwards Jewelers, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Castries trip itinerary planning app.

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Castries is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Castries due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Castries can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Soufriere.

Things to do in Castries

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Soufriere

— 2 nights
Home to some of Saint Lucia's landmark buildings and natural features, Soufriere provides travelers with an engaging and direct route into the center of island life.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): browse the exhibits of Zaka Art Cafe, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Sulphur Springs, then trek along Tet Paul Nature Trail, and finally contemplate the geological forces at Gros Piton. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Diamond Falls Botanical Gardens and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Soufriere trip planner.

Traveling by car from Castries to Soufriere takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Soufriere are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Soufriere

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours

Side Trip

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St. Lucia travel guide

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Hot Springs · Volcanos · Bodies of Water
The island of St. Lucia is hailed for its scenic landscape of tall mountains, forested hills, and fertile valleys sprinkled with banana plantations. The island's dramatic scenery is most renowned for the Pitons, two volcanic spires that rise from the ocean floor. Whether you're visiting the island as part of a cruise, a romantic honeymoon, or looking for adventure, a St. Lucia vacation offers something for everyone. Discover the island's hidden beaches and coves, go climbing or hiking, and enjoy the picturesque views and tropical weather.