Castries, St. Lucia

The perfect 1 day itinerary

Castries, the capital city of St. Lucia, is a vibrant port city known for its stunning natural beauty, including lush mountains, beautiful beaches, and the iconic Pitons. The city offers a mix of cultural experiences, from bustling markets to historic sites, and serves as a gateway to exploring the rest of the island's attractions. Whether you're interested in soaking up the sun, diving into the rich history, or exploring the natural wonders, Castries is an ideal destination.

What to do in Castries?

This 1 day itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Castries. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Exploring the Heart of Castries


Start your day at the Castries Market, where you can immerse yourself in local culture by exploring the vibrant stalls selling fresh produce, spices, and handmade crafts. It's a great place to pick up souvenirs and interact with the locals.


Visit the Derek Walcott Square, named after the Nobel Prize-winning poet from St. Lucia. Surrounded by historic buildings, including the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, it's a peaceful spot to relax. Take a guided tour of the cathedral to admire its beautiful architecture and artwork.


Enjoy a leisurely stroll along the Vigie Beach, watching the sunset over the Caribbean Sea. End your day with a delicious dinner at one of the local restaurants, trying out Creole cuisine.

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