Holidays in Castries
The capital city of St Lucia, Castries is a bustling and exciting holiday destination. Castries holidays leave you close to some of the prettiest beaches in the world, incredible landscape and a range of diverse cities and towns to explore, making it a perfect base from which to discover St Lucia. The city itself also offers an array of sights and attractions, a friendly welcome is guaranteed, you will get a real feel for St Lucian culture and traditions. Discover the delicious local cuisine, explore the amazing surrounding countryside and enjoy some of the music for which the island is famed. This is just the start of what Castries holidays have to offer, with loads of exhilarating excursions available and a range of attractions to visit, you will never be short of things to do. Castries holidays are great for families, couples or group holidays with friends.
Explore St Lucia with Castries holidays
The coast of St Lucia is one of the most beautiful in the world and it is lined with luxurious holiday resorts. One of the most exclusive is Rodney Bay Village, situated on the north west coast, it is easily reachable from Castries. Known as one of the best places to go out in the evenings, no trip to Castries and St Lucia would be complete without a visit to Rodney Bay Village.
While staying in Castries you will have the chance to experience the public market in all its glory. Held in the centre of town and open every day except Sundays, it is a colourful and exciting sight. Pick up some great local produce at really reasonable prices! You will find some brilliant exotic food stuffs and hand-made souvenirs. There are many varieties of banana available in St Lucia and you will find them all here, often much sweeter than the imported variety found in colder countries. Popular souvenirs include hand crafted baskets and rustic, unglazed pottery.
To discover the island incredible natural world, head from Castries to the Pigeon Island National Historic Park. Joined to the mainland by a causeway, this scenic island is home to a idyllic nature reserve as well as some lovely, white sandy beaches and a small museum about local history.
Relax and unwind with holidays in Castries
A memorable holiday in Castries is waiting for you. The perfect place from which to explore St Lucia, a holiday in Castries will stay with you for a long time. Make it your holiday destination this year and be overwhelmed by the beauty of Castries. Holidays of this kind don’t come along everyday, so make sure you get the most for your money. Book all your holidays to the Caribbean with lastminute.com