Cheap holidays to Castries
The charming capital town of Castries sits on the north-west coast of St Lucia. Cheap holidays to Castries offer cosmopolitan atmosphere, amazing beaches and great shopping and sightseeing opportunities. Castries promises you all the contemporary amenities and relaxed atmosphere for a holiday of luxury and pleasure! Contact yourholidays.com for maximum savings.
There are four fantastic beaches to choose from during your holidays to Castries. The beaches of Vigie Beach and Malabar Beach are both quiet and offer golden sands and crystal clear waters. The vibrant Choc Beach is very popular with tourists, offering a number of water sports and great beach facilities. Last but not least, the picturesque La Toc Beach has soft white sands and emerald waters to relax and soak up the sun all day long.
Things to do
Being the cultural centre of the island, Castries has plenty to see and do. Among the greatest attractions you should visit during your cheap holidays to Castries are the Le Pavillion Royal Museum, the 19th century Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and the historic site of Fort Charlotte on the hill of Morne Fortune. Wander around the beautiful cobblestone alleys of the city and take a stroll to the Derek Walcott Square which is lined with impressive architectural buildings that are dating back to the 19th century!
Castries is also a great place for shopping! Head to the Castries Market to buy local produce and to the Craft Market where you can do all kinds of purchases from handcraft and souvenirs to clothes and jewellery. Holidays to Castries are also a great opportunity for duty free purchases at the shopping malls of the town, the Pointe Seraphine and La Place Carenage. You’ll find a number of duty free shops throughout the town to explore as well. For a change of scenery during your holidays to Castries, venture out of the resort to visit the historic town of Soufriere, which hosts a nice selection of cultural sights to discover and visit the volcano and the beautiful botanical gardens at the Diamond Falls. Additionally the ruins of Fort Rodney and the Pigeon Island National Park, which houses a National Trust Museum and a Visitor Centre, are both well worth visiting during your holidays to Castries. Alternatively catamaran cruises and boat trips are on offer as well from the harbour to explore the lovely coastline.
Castries boasts a pleasant nightlife scene with numerous restaurants and bars to choose from. There is something for everyone’s taste there, from friendly bars to clubs that stay open till late, offering live music and shows. There are delicious restaurants and international fast food outlets that serve menus of local and international cuisine to enjoy.
Castries holidays are inherent with relaxation and adventure!