Saint Lucia

Plan your trip to Saint Lucia

Guide         Hotels         Attractions         Restaurants         Shops


Facts About Saint Lucia

Regional Population: 166,312

Local Currency: XCD

Latitude: 14.016667

Longitude: -60.983333

Saint Lucia is an island in the Caribbean, a British Commonwealth country off the coast of Central America. It lies between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, north of Trinidad and Tobago.

Saint Lucia has a relatively large and lucrative tourism industry, attracting an estimated 350,000 visitors per year. Most tourists are attracted to the relatively unspoiled landscape and beautiful white beaches. The island is also home to the twin Pitons (Gros Piton and Petit Piton), striking cone-shaped peaks south of Soufriere that are one of the scenic natural highlights of the Caribbean.

Top Trips: road trips to Saint Lucia

How Far Is It: distance to Saint Lucia


Articles About Saint Lucia

St. Lucia: Gem of the Caribbean

Discover the allure that brings people back to St. Lucia time and time again.

Pirate History Lessons on St. Lucia

St. Lucia may stir your beach fantasies, but the former pirate haunt offers history lessons as well.

Soak Up Sweet Sounds at the St. Lucia Jazz Festival

The best jazz festival in the Caribbean brings headliners from jazz, pop, R&B and world music to the island paradise.

St. Lucia For Parents: Re-energize Your Relationship

Take a break with and without your kids in St. Lucia.

Island Adventures in St. Lucia

A patchwork of colonial history, this Eastern Caribbean island offers a variety of activities, attractions and cuisines stemming from French, British and African influence.

Holiday Hotel Packages

Shop with the Four Seasons San Francisco, get a Tango package at the Hilton Buenos Aires, ring in the New Year in St. Lucia and explore the Royal Yacht Britannia in Edinburgh.

Cruise Deals: Alaska, Europe and the Caribbean

Cruise lines welcome children aboard for free, reward families with a gift card and free airfare, and offer reduced prices.

Last-Minute Summer Saver Deals

Planning a last-minute family vacation? Save now on stays in the Caribbean, Phuket, Colonial Williamsburg, on an Idaho yurt retreat, or receive airfare credits from Sandals Resorts.

Affordable Yaycations: 8 Alternative Vacations

Can’t afford your dream trip this year? Try these bargain alternative vacations instead.