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Our most recommended Castries Shore Excursions

St. Lucia: 5-Hour Snorkeling Adventure

1. St. Lucia: 5-Hour Snorkeling Adventure

Discover the spectacular underwater sights off St. Lucia on a 5-hour snorkeling trip. This volcanic Caribbean island boasts coral reefs, trenches, and caves that are home to an amazing variety of colorful fish. The snorkeling sites are literally within a stone’s throw of most of the sheltered beaches on the island’s west coast. The most popular diving sites are located within the marine reserve areas. Even if you’ve never been snorkeling, it couldn’t be easier. Just put on your mask, snorkel, and fins and you're ready for the adventure of a lifetime. You’ll have some help getting started with the Discover the Underwater World video and the Snorkeler's Field Guide. These materials will introduce you to the exciting world just beneath the waves. Preview some of the sights you’ll encounter see and learn to identify the fish. There are snorkeling tips for all levels. Dive masters and Instructors are also available to formally train you. You can even take a snorkeler certification course.

Adrena Line: Zip Line Adventure in Saint Lucia

2. Adrena Line: Zip Line Adventure in Saint Lucia

Want a rush during your trip to Saint Lucia? Then our adrenaline canopy zip line excursion is just for you! Enjoy a thrilling birds-eye view of the Caribbean rainforest as you ‘fly’ over the top of the trees, across rivers, and through the lush vegetation. There are 18 platforms and nine lines for you to experience, with our unique flying fox-style system. Scramble up the floating stairs past Eagle’s Claw, zip from tree-to-tree, leap on Tarantula’s Nest … and then head back down again. You can also hike through the stunning forests, taking a more serene look at the beautiful nature surrounds. Reawaken your sense of adventure by combining stunning rainforest views with the thrill of this zip line adventure!

St. Lucia Deep Sea Fishing Adventure

3. St. Lucia Deep Sea Fishing Adventure

Whether you have never been fishing or are an experienced angler, we are happy to have you join this thrilling and exciting adventure. Take your turn at regular catches such as Wahoo, Tuna, Sailfish, Barracuda, Dorado, Blue Marlin, Long Bill Spearfish, King Fish, Spanish Mackerel, Cavali and Snapper from the fighting chair. We supply the bait and up-to-date tackle. The trolling method is used and the rotating chair (also known as "fighting chair") is used to ensure everyone a chance at landing the "big one".

St. Lucia Rum Tasting and Distillery Half-Day Tour

4. St. Lucia Rum Tasting and Distillery Half-Day Tour

With the panoramic views of historic Morne Fortune as your backdrop, this tour will take you to one of Saint Lucia’s finest rum distilleries to meet a rum ambassador and taste some of the best rums on the island. You will be picked up from your hotel on the north of the island for the journey through banana plantations and past sugar cane crops on the way to the award-winning distillery St. Lucia Distillers. Here you will be introduced to a rum expert who will take you on a tour of the distillery. Set in the lush Roseau Valley, it is the perfect setting for a fun excursion learning about the distilling process. See pictorial displays of times gone by and of cane cutters and antique streets filled with color. After you have learnt about rum production you will get to sample the goods! Enjoy a wide variety of exotic blends of rums and liqueurs. Try to keep your head clear, as you will have the opportunity to purchase any brand at excellent prices.

Soufriere Tour & Snorkeling Experience

5. Soufriere Tour & Snorkeling Experience

A taxi driver will be awaiting you with a sign at the cruise terminal. Leaving Castries we will pass the Banana plantation near Roseau Valley. Your guide will give you brief information on our main export crop. You will have the opportunity to taste our sweet ripe banana and also view different craft made out of the dry banana leaves. The drive continues to Anse Raye, a fishing village home of the famous Sea Food Friday Festivals. Then to a smaller coastal fishing village of Canaries, a real taste of St. Lucia and also the home of the freshly baked cassava bread. Our final Stop will be the beautiful town of Soufriere. The driver will make a brief stop at the viewing point to take some photos. There is an amazing view of the Twin Peaks rising 2400 ft from the sea, The Piton are designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Soufriere is blessed with many natural wonders both above and below the surface of the crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea. These include some of the healthiest coral reefs in the Caribbean. Enjoy Snorkeling at Jalousie / Anse Chastanet You can soak in the internationally recognized mineral waters comparable to those of the famous European baths. Our journey continues to the world’s only drive in Volcano. A tour guide gives you brief description of this amazing place. Enjoy the hot mineral baths that is said to relieve you from muscle tension.

St Lucia Full-Day Dream Tour

6. St Lucia Full-Day Dream Tour

Experience the most beautiful sights that the island of St Lucia has to offer on this stunning day tour. Drive through the colorful and historic city of Castries, through St. Lucia's famous banana plantations, and the scenic villages of Anse La Raye and Canarie, enjoying spectacular views and tasting of local products along the way. Cruise through the island's luscious rain forest and marvel at the spectacular twin majestic Pitons (named a World Heritage Site) as you descend in the town of lovely Soufriere. Visit the Sulfur Springs, enjoying a warm mud bath in one of its therapeutic hot mineral pools, and then feast on a mouthwatering Creole lunch at a popular local restaurant. Continue the tour with a visit to the award-winning botanical gardens and Diamond Falls, bathing in the waterfall's mineral pools and admiring the variety of wild life around you. On your return, enjoy a stunning view of Marigot Bay with a final stop at Morne Fortune for a captivating panorama of the city.

Whale Watching & Dolphin Spotting off St. Lucia

7. Whale Watching & Dolphin Spotting off St. Lucia

Mesmerizing turquoise blue waters blessed with an abundance of marine life surrounds this beautiful natural island of ours. Embark on this extraordinary adventure as you join us on a Whale Watching and Dolphin Spotting experience. See the stunning coastline, fishing villages, deserted coves, and the majestic mountains in the distance as you look out for these extraordinary beautiful mammals or listen for their incredible songs. You have the opportunity of spotting Sperm Whales, Dwarf Sperm Whales, Pilot Whales, and Hump - Back Whales, Spinners Dolphins, Spotted Dolphins, Bottle Nose and Fraser Dolphins.

St. Lucia Island Delight

8. St. Lucia Island Delight

Truly discover our island as you wind your way through the banana and coconut plantations and the rich tropical vegetation with which St. Lucia is blessed. Drive through two traditional fishing villages along the west coast and then onto the highly celebrated town of Soufriere where you will enjoy a breathtaking view of the world renowned majestic twin peaks, The Pitons. Visit the Sulphur Springs in the Drive in Volcano and the enchanting Diamond Botanical Falls. Return along the same route to your hotel for a late lunch and to spend the rest of the day relaxing and savoring the delightful experience you just had.

St. Lucia: Segway Nature Trail Experience

9. St. Lucia: Segway Nature Trail Experience

This 2-hour St. Lucia Segway tour starts at our Segway practice track, where you’ll have a 20-minute orientation session. Professional staff and equipment ensure a safe and fun experience for everyone. After everyone becomes familiar with the balance controls of the Segway X2, we glide off to explore the historical wonders of Mount Pimard along our exclusive 1.7 mile (2.7 km) long trail system. Our fun and informative guides will talk about everything from the beautiful flowers and butterflies to the battles the French and English once waged for possession of our island. We have many beautiful photo stops and educational spots along the way such as the now sealed bunkers that once served as tunnels, storage and lookouts for the American Military during World War 2. Guests will enjoy beautiful vistas of Pigeon Island, Reduit Beach, Rodney Bay Marina and the Caribbean Sea all while gliding effortlessly on their intuitive, eco-friendly Segway X2. Some of our other stops include a naturally occurring pond where we stop to feed the fresh-water fish and a local fruit stop at our highest viewpoint.

St. Lucia: Vigie Beach Day with Transfer

10. St. Lucia: Vigie Beach Day with Transfer

If turquoise blue water and golden sandy beaches sound like your idea of paradise then come along this shore excursion and a day at the beach! Your friendly driver will be waiting for you outside the Castries cruise ship terminal. It is just a short drive to Vigie Beach where your complimentary beach chair awaits. Once you get hungry or thirsty, there are six restaurants and bars right there at the newly built facility where you can purchase an authentic local lunch, beverages or light snacks. Comfort stations and fresh water shower stalls are also available. While this beach runs parallel to the Vigie Airport there is very little in terms of aircraft noise as it caters only to small aircraft providing regional flights. At the end of your St Lucia beach shore excursion time, your air-conditioned transportation will take you back to your St Lucia cruise ship terminal at the predetermined time.

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What people are saying about Castries

Overall rating

4.0 / 5

based on 120 reviews

Awesome, family business. They knew what they were doing and were very experienced. Being first time snorkelers, we felt extremely safe with them.

Vincent was outstanding very knowledgeable a great resource highly recommend a delightful way to get to know the island and its beautiful people

Great snorkeling! beautiful location! Saw so many lovely fish. Food so yummmm. Very friendly staff. Well worth it!

The best tour we have done in st lucia. Captain and dive master, very experienced.

Fun and knowledgeable guys. We had a blast and saw lots of fish!