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Very generally, whale season is October through...
Very generally, whale season is October through April...
Cosol's death is a real tragedy for his family,...
Cosol's death is a real tragedy for his family, and for tourism in St Lucia. He was a truly wonderful man who loved his family deeply, and loved his country just as much. He shared that love with...
No more than violence in USA worries those of us...
No more than violence in USA worries those of us that visit thete. Or violence in UK worries those of us that visit there and so forth. I'm not being flip, by any means. You're much, much more...
Do you mean a drop-off / steep entry or exit from...
Do you mean a drop-off / steep entry or exit from the water? If so, nope. It's a pretty gentle slope/entry..
If you mean for the cab drop-off, nope - it's quite easy, flat, short ride and open drop...
You can check with Real St Lucia Experience, ...
You can check with Real St Lucia Experience, Barefoot Holidays, Solar Tours and Travel, etc. To arrange the trip.

It's not really a recommended trip for cruise passengers overall due to your...
It's about 35 or so minutes from port. You can...
It's about 35 or so minutes from port. You can grab a taxi at the port, or arrange a package deal with a tour operator. Double check they'll allow a private booking from the cruise ship as in the...
Very mich depends on what you're interested in,...
Very mich depends on what you're interested in, how active you want to be, etc
There's horseback riding, ATV, zip line, hiking, ruins, snorkeling, sailing .plantation tours, volcano and mud...
The boat had a ladder, and the guys onboard will...
The boat had a ladder, and the guys onboard will definitely help lift/pull as needed. Most snorkeling is off the boat itself, not tied up at a dock...
As I said, happy to be corrected. Interesting,...
As I said, happy to be corrected.
Interesting, as when I looked at my status match, it was Black but no points listed. Where do you find your points total?
And, obviously - at least right now -...
As far as I understand it, they simply match...
As far as I understand it, they simply match status - not points.
So, you'll be matched at whatever current level, but your point begin at zero - you'd have to earn enough to bump up to the next...
Yes, there's taxis and tour operators available...
Yes, there's taxis and tour operators available at the port.
The problem is - rhe mud baths, volcano , etc is 1.15-1.5 hours ine way from port.
So, even a quick trip to just the volcano and mud...
Per taxi . Not per person.
Per taxi . Not per person.
St Lucia is spectacularly beautiful, and fairly...
St Lucia is spectacularly beautiful, and fairly unique in scenery in the Caribbean. The Pitons are iconic, breathtaking rising out of the sea..

There's lots of great tours that show many of the...
Rates vary a lot depending on time of year....
Rates vary a lot depending on time of year. You'll have to shop around.
Southwest can be good pricing, as cab AA, Delta, JetBlue, United, Frontier, etc. Do your homework on what's included in your...
There's hundreds of reviews of them at...
There's hundreds of reviews of them at TripAdvisor, CruiseCritic's sister site. ...
Lots of reviews at TripAdvisor, CruiseCritic's...
Lots of reviews at TripAdvisor, CruiseCritic's sister site. Check them out there. .
Forum: St. Lucia
Posted By reedprincess
It's a safe easy flat walk. If at Pointe...
It's a safe easy flat walk.
If at Pointe Seraphine, head out of cruise port following access road. When you get to the main highway (next to gad station) hang a left, walk towards airport. When you...
There's conflicting reports for Sugar Beach. ...
There's conflicting reports for Sugar Beach.
You can access via water taxi, no fees/charges, etc - but water taxis can be pricey. (although less than $50USD pp!) And great water views!
You can...
Reduit Beach in Rodney Bay is it. Jet skis,...
Reduit Beach in Rodney Bay is it.
Jet skis, parasail, various inflatables behind speed boat options, splash park, etc . Chair rentals, umbrellas, couple beach bars/restaurants, massage, etc.
$30...
Spencer's Beach Break tour is only Jalousie...
Spencer's Beach Break tour is only Jalousie resort/beach - there's no other stops or such. It's straight to the beach, drop off with drinks cooler, etc and you have around 5 hours to enjoy the...
Land taxi will run around $200 round trip, and...
Land taxi will run around $200 round trip, and take 1.5 hours each way..
Water taxi will be more expensive, around $300 or more round trip, takes around 45-50...

Spencer's beach break tour is...
The best whale watching companies in St Lucia are...
The best whale watching companies in St Lucia are Hackshaw's, Exodus, and Captain Tom's. All based up north near the cruise port. They may or may not already be contacted with the cruise company....
There's several different chocolate tours on...
There's several different chocolate tours on island. Without knowing which specific one, it's tough to say.
Could you provide details, link to tour, anything else?
There's no guarantees.. October is the very...
There's no guarantees..

October is the very early beginning of whale season around the Caribbean. Mostly it's smaller whales - we don't really get humpbacks or such, more like sperm whales and...
Lots of excellent private tour operators listed...
Lots of excellent private tour operators listed in each forum, with reviews from guests who've taken their tours.. That's what the forums are full of!

Here in St Lucia , Cosol, Spencer Ambrose,...