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#1
Largo,Florida
376 Posts
Joined Jan 2007
Taking a cruise in November to St.lucia, St.Kitts and St. Maarten on Carnival. Wondering if anyone knows what excursions are good for wheelchairs or private tours? I will have people with me who can pick me up and put me in buses or vans.
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Steve
#2
Ontario, Canada
328 Posts
Joined Sep 2007
Hi there!

We have spent time in St. Lucia and St. Maarten - not St. Kitts. We were able to find cabs at the dock who would take us for good tours of the islands, at a very reasonable price. In St. Maarten we had the driver take us to the French side of the island. We were able to push the wheelchair through the town, ( I think its called Marigot), and had a lovely lunch beside the water. In St. Lucia we had the cab driver take us for a tour of the island. We did see some of the beaches, but accessibility to the beaches was difficult. We do travel with a travel wheelchair that folds easily and fits into a cab trunk. We also transfer from chair to cab seat, and it was quite easy.

Have fun - it's amazing what can be done with a little determination!
#3
Largo,Florida
376 Posts
Joined Jan 2007
Thanks for the info. I have been thinking about just grabing a taxi at one of the ports. My chair breaks down real easy so i know it will fit into a trunk.
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#4
AUSTIN, TX.
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Joined Mar 2006
Originally posted by MotoRacer598
Thanks for the info. I have been thinking about just grabing a taxi at one of the ports. My chair breaks down real easy so i know it will fit into a trunk.
Get in touch with Thenford Grey in St. Kitts, Cosol tours in St. Lucia and Joyce Prince in St.Marteen. I am taking my scooter on all of the above! You can find out a lot if you go to the individual ports. Then email them and see if they can take care of you. Nancie
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#6
AUSTIN, TX.
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Originally posted by MotoRacer598
Thanks Nancie!
We are leaving Nov. 21st from Ft. Lauderdale on Celebrity Constellation. If you have any questions at all about any of the above excursions let me know! Have a wonderful cruise! Nancie
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#7
Largo,Florida
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Joined Jan 2007
Originally posted by JNCRUISEBUMS
We are leaving Nov. 21st from Ft. Lauderdale on Celebrity Constellation. If you have any questions at all about any of the above excursions let me know! Have a wonderful cruise! Nancie

We are leaving on the 21st also from Ft.Lauderdale on Carnival. Have a good cruise to!
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Joined May 2006
Originally posted by JNCRUISEBUMS
We are leaving Nov. 21st from Ft. Lauderdale on Celebrity Constellation. If you have any questions at all about any of the above excursions let me know! Have a wonderful cruise! Nancie
Myself (and w/chair) and my boy and girl are also on the same ship and date. Really looking forward to islands we have not been to.
I saw your Galaxy 2006 sig, were you on the transatlantic with us? Great ship.

Craig
#9
AUSTIN, TX.
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Joined Mar 2006
Originally posted by ccush
Myself (and w/chair) and my boy and girl are also on the same ship and date. Really looking forward to islands we have not been to.
I saw your Galaxy 2006 sig, were you on the transatlantic with us? Great ship.

Craig
Great! I can't wait to see you again! We did the Panama Canal trip out of Galveston. Come join our rolll call, lots of fun people! We have lots of tours planned. How about you? Nancie
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