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    Saint Lucia

    Known for its dramatic twin peaks, the Pitons, Saint Lucia is a striking eastern Caribbean island abundant with beaches, rainforests, waterfalls and other eco-treasures.

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    Capital City Castries
    Population 163,000
    Language English, French, Patois
    Currency East Caribbean Dollar
    Time zone Eastern Caribbean Time Zone
    Sights and Attractions

    Sights & Attractions

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      Sulphur Springs

      The Caribbean’s only drive-in volcano, Sulphur Springs is the most active geothermal area in the Lesser Antilles. Walk through and see bubbling hot springs, mud pools and sulphur-laden steam.

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      Saint Lucia Botanical Gardens

      Also known as Diamond Falls Botanical Gardens, this beautiful park is a popular spot for visitors. Wander around the six-acre retreat and enjoy the beauty of lush tropical vegetation, tropical flowers, plant life and a breathtaking waterfall, hot mineral springs and historical baths.

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      Gros Piton Tours/Hikes

      Experience the thrill of a lifetime as you hike Gros Piton, one of Saint Lucia’s breathtaking volcanic mountains.

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      Canopy Treetop Zip Line Adventure & Aerial Tram

      Glide over a forest on a zip line and feel the exhilaration as you experience a bird’s-eye view of Saint Lucia scenery. Enjoy the breathtaking vistas from the aerial tram, a comfortable open-air gondola.

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      Shopping

      In Castries, the capital of Saint Lucia, you can visit the craft markets, walk to the free-zone at Point Serraphine which offers duty-free shopping and stroll through the Rodney Ball Shopping Mall for an array of souvenirs, fashion and other items.

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      Dolphin & Whale Watching

      There are several companies in Saint Lucia offering dolphin and whale watching cruises. Enjoy a frosty cocktail as you sail out on the turquoise waters to observe these gentle creatures in their natural habitat.

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    Saint Lucia

    Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) is located near the Southern Seaport in Vieux-Fort, Saint Lucia. The airport features modern amenities and international flights to and from the Caribbean. The George Charles Airport (SLU) in Castries offers accessibility to other Caribbean islands via smaller Inter-Island flights.

    George F.L. Charles Airport, Castries, Saint Lucia, Hewanorra International Airport

    Hewanorra International Airport, Vieux Fort, Saint Lucia

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