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Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia


Description

Saint Lucia is often associated with luxury tourism in the Caribbean because of its many upscale all-inclusive resorts. This destination is the perfect romantic getaway for couples. This mountainous island offers gorgeous beaches, wild tropical vegetation, beautiful coral reefs, not to mention the iconic peaks of Saint Lucia. This set of volcanic spires is part of the majestic Qualibou volcano.


Map


What to do in Saint-Lucia


The peaks

The peaks of Saint Lucia are really a must-see on the island. They offer activities for all tastes. Many tourists choose to hike there and others go climbing. You can also go to take a closer look at the volcano and its hot springs or admire waterfalls several meters high.


Mountain bike

If you are a mountain biking lover, you will be served at Anse Mamin. This colonial plantation has nearly 20 km of trails in the heart of the jungle. Whether you are a beginner or an expert, there are trails for all skill levels.


Rodney Bay

Rodney Bay is a little more Americanized. This touristy area offers several restaurants, stores, bars as well as a marina. Vacationers swim and suntan at the marina. You should head to Gros Islet Street for nightlife. The atmosphere is great there!


Aerial tram

Stunning views amateurs should definitely try the aerial tram. Board this eight person open-air gondola and slowly rise above the rainforest. At the highest point, you will have the most spectacular view on the island. If you are a thrill-seeker, it is even possible to zoom through the beautiful rainforest during a zipline adventure!


Relaxation and gastronomy

Saint Lucia is a destination renowned for its gastronomy and its numerous nature spas offering extraordinary experiences. Enjoy your vacation on the island and spoil yourself.


Temperatures

Maximum (°C)

Minimum (°C)

Precipitation (mm)

Jan.

21

28

135

Feb.

21

28

91

Mar.

21

29

97

Apr.

22

31

86

May

23

31

150

Jun.

23

31

218

Jul.

23

31

236

Aug.

23

31

269

Sep.

23

31

252

Oct.

22

31

236

Nov.

22

29

231

Dec.

21

28

198


Currency

The country's official currency is the East Caribbean Dollar (XCD), but travelers can also use U.S. dollars and credit cards at tourist centers. ATMs can be found all over Saint-Lucia.

Convertor

CAD
to
XCD

Official language

English is the official language, but you are also likely to hear Creole with a French lexical basis, since the majority of the inhabitants speak both languages. Before you go, learn a few Creole words and expressions to wow Saint Lucians!

Voltage

Electrical outlets used in Saint Lucia are not the same as in Canada. You will therefore need a power adapter. In addition, if your devices do not mention INPUT 100-240V, 50/60Hz, you will need a converter, since the voltage on the island is 230V and the frequency is 50Hz.

Electrical outlet

Passport and entry & exit requirements

It is strongly recommended that your Canadian passport be valid for at least 6 months after the date of your return from travel. For more information, visit the Government of Canada's website.

Pour connaître les conditions de voyage telles que la vaccination, la quarantaine, les tests PCR, nous recommandons de consulter l’outil Sherpa.