St. Lucia Weddings & Honeymoon Destination
Few islands can match St.Luciaís (Say: saint LOO shuh) lush greenery whose beauty invites comparisons to Tahiti, Fiji and other islands of the South Pacific. Its two peaks that rise over 2,000 feet above sea, have impressed all who see them, from todayís tourists to the sailors of the past five centuries. Interior mountains are covered by forest, surrounded by banana plantations, and ringed by coastal fishing villages that have changes little from a century ago.
St. Luciaís Charms do not stop at its foliage and twin peaks. Its northern end has some of the most beautiful golden sand beaches with a fantastic nightlife to compliment it. Black shiny sand beaches can also be found on the south end of this island
There are two airports on the island that accommodated regular flights to the island. Most non stop flights are normally facilitated at the Hewanorra Airport which is to the South of the island. Mean while, connecting flights normally come through the George F.L Charles Airport. Make sure your agent selects the airport which is closet to your accommodations if you donít wish to travel an additional 1hr 30mins by taxi.
Most ships call at Castries. From there shoppers can walk to the nearby Pointe Seraphine or a ferry ride to La Palace Carenage. Site seers can reach the city with in 15 mins from there ship. Some ships occasionally make a special stop to the south of the island so that clients can have a sight of the famous twin peaks
- Land Area : 238 square miles
- Population : 153,000
- Capital : Castries
- Languages : English
- Time Zone : UTC -4 or AST (EST+1). Daylight saving time is not observed.
- Currency : Eastern Caribbean dollar (ECD)
- Cruise Call : 1 harbor is available in the capital
- Weddings Info : All legal processing can be done within a few hours.
- Price: $$
What's Special about St. Lucia
- The Twin peaks (The pitons)
- The worlds only drive in volcano
- Natural Spa services with volcanic mudís and minerals baths