St Lucia

St. Lucia is an island in the Windward chain, between Martinique and St. Vincent, and (160 km) due west of Barbados. The capital city of Castries and surrounding villages in the north boast exclusive beach resorts and beautiful beaches, while the interior region is covered with thick jungles, vast banana plantations, and fertile valleys. To the south, in the area around the old French capital of Soufrière, there are sulfur springs as well as the Pitons (Petit and Gros), the island's unusual twin peaks that rise half a mile into the sky.

Things to See & Do

* The Pitons
* National Rain Forest
* The Sulphur Springs
* Mt Gimie
* Diamond Falls
* Latille Garden

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Eastern Carribean Dollar (ECD)
Language – English and French Patois
Land Area – 616 sq km
Population – 155,000
Electricity – 2 perpendicular flat pins USA style or with a round pin below
Time – GMT minus four hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 1 - 758

Port Location – The main docking facility is Pointe Seraphine in Castries. It is within walking distance to the center of town. On rare occasions, if the port is unusually crowded, some ships may have to dock at Port Careenage, less conveniently located to the center of town.

Transport Links – St Lucia is served by many airlines including Caribbean Star and LIAT, the Caribbean Airline The main ports are Castries, Soufrière and Vieux Fort. L’Express des Iles, a high-speed catamaran service, operates between St Lucia and Dominica, calling at Martinique and Guadeloupe

Hire cars can be obtained either in Castries, Soufrière and Vieux Fort, or through hotels. Hotels and local tour operators run coach trips for groups. Minibus services connect rural areas with the capital. There is a good service from Castries to Gros Islet in the north of the island with buses departing every 30 minutes during the day. Many services also operate on weekends and holidays. Hiring a taxi is easy and cheap, with standard trips having fixed rates.

Cruises departing St Lucia

Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B933c Ex St Lucia To Bridgetown

Departure: 14 Dec 2019 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

7 Night Cruise sailing from St Lucia to Bridgetown aboard Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B933d Ex St Lucia Return

Departure: 14 Dec 2019 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

14 Night Cruise sailing roundtrip from St Lucia onboard Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B934c Ex St Lucia To Bridgetown

Departure: 28 Dec 2019 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

7 Night Cruise sailing from St Lucia to Bridgetown onboard Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B934d Ex St Lucia Return

Departure: 28 Dec 2019 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B001d Ex St Lucia Return

Departure: 11 Jan 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B001c Ex St Lucia To Bridgetown

Departure: 11 Jan 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B002d Ex St Lucia Return

Departure: 25 Jan 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B002c Ex St Lucia To Bridgetown

Departure: 25 Jan 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B003d Ex St Lucia Return

Departure: 08 Feb 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only)caribbean B003c Ex St Lucia To Bridgetown

Departure: 08 Feb 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only)caribbean B004d Ex St Lucia Return

Departure: 22 Feb 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B004c Ex St Lucia To Bridgetown

Departure: 22 Feb 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B005d Ex St Lucia Return

Departure: 07 Mar 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B005c Ex St Lucia To Bridgetown

Departure: 07 Mar 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only)caribbean Transatlantic B006d Ex St Lucia To South

Departure: 21 Mar 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

20 Night Cruise sailing from St Lucia to Southampton onboard Britannia.

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Britannia, (uk Residents Only) Caribbean B006c Ex St Lucia To Barbados

Departure: 21 Mar 2020 From: Cruise line: P&O International Cruise Ship: Britannia.

7 Night Cruise sailing from St Lucia to Barbados onboard Britannia.

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