St Lucia Holidays
St Lucia is a Caribbean island located north-northeast of the island of St. Vincent, northwest of Barbados. St Lucia is a volcanic island and is more mountainous than lots of other Caribbean islands, with the highest point being Mount Gimie, at 950 metres above sea level. Two other mountains, the Pitons, form the island’s most famous landmark on the western side of the island. The population is evenly split between urban and rural areas, although the capital, Castries, contains over one-third of the inhabitants.
The climate in St. Lucia is tropical and humid, subdued by northeast trade winds, with a dry season from 1 December to 31 May, and a wet season from 1 June to 30 November. Temperatures range from 21°C (70°F) to 32°C (90°F). The rainforested interior of the island can get very hot. The hurricane season is generally during the same time as the rainy season, June to November.
St. Lucia is very popular island, with its s tropical weather and amazing scenery. Renowned for its vibrant rainforest, rich with tropical vegetation, its alluring beaches, clear warm sea and exotic tours, add into the mix a large choice of luxury resorts and it is easy to understand why.
Attractions include a drive-in volcano, Sulphur Springs, the Botanical Gardens, the twin Peaks “The Pitons”, a world heritage site, the rain forests, and Pigeon Island National Park, which is home to Fort Rodney, an old British military base.
On St Lucia there is something for everyone. If you are an active traveller you can dive or snorkel in the refreshing Caribbean Sea, hike to the top of the Gros Piton or Petite Piton peaks, hire a bike, play a round of Golf, or take advantage of the wide range of water-sports available at your St. Lucia Resort. Love your food, then indulge in fresh local flavours by stopping at roadside stands or dining at 5* restaurants. Romantic couples can walk hand in hand along the pristine white sandy beach while or sit and watch the sunset whilst sipping on a cocktail.
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A Selection of Resorts for your St Lucia Holidays:
East Winds Inn
St James’s Club
Sandals Grande St Lucian
Sandals Halcyon Beach Resort
Sandals Regency La Toc
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