A perfect introduction to St. Lucia's beauty and rich cultural past!
St. Lucia is the tropical island of every traveler's dream. It's a small, lush gem in the middle of the Eastern Caribbean chain, nestled between Martinique and St. Vincent. After this immersive experience, your senses will surely thank you!
Seemingly plucked from the pacific and set down in the Caribbean, St. Lucia features an inspiring landscape with its two twin peaks, the Pitons, soaring 2,000 feet above you. Enjoy a journey led by our expert guide as you learn about the flavors and scents that make St. Lucia truly unique.
During the days of Christopher Columbus and colonial exploration, the Antillean Arawak inhabited St. Lucia, using the tropical flavors and scents in medicine and cuisine. These practices have been preserved and taught to locals and guests alike. You will taste these flavors in an array of samples featuring fruit, rum, and other island delicacies while learning about the benefits and uses of the plants, flowers, and herbs around you.
Travel back even further in time as you explore a chicken house, outdoor cooking fireplace, and clay oven used for baking bread, all with the guidance of a local expert. Take this opportunity to try on traditional creole headwear while you learn about fashion influences and the secret uses of supplements like coconut oil. You'll have the chance to get to know the locals and learn about their history, traditions and flavors! An experience that's perfect for families as well.
- We recommend wearing comfortable walking shoes.
Days offered: 7 days a week