The “Gem of St. Lucia” is Soufriere, a unique destination that boasts a dazzling natural harbor, a village center, and a lush rainforest at the base of the world's only drive-through volcano. Activities here are catered to tourists, but are varied enough that no matter your vacation style there is something to do. You can pamper yourself with spa treatments and do some shopping, lace up your hiking boots and head into the forest and up the mountain, or book some time sailing, fishing, or scuba diving. And that's only the start of all that this beautiful town has to offer its guests.
Spanish Town may be known for the Virgin Gorda's natural beauty, but there is another adventure lurking under the waves. The proximity to some great dives to the shore also make for great shore dives, removing the need for a long boat trip.
There are several dive services and at least 7 good dive sites to choose from. Anyone who needs to find out more about scuba diving in this area, can do so by following this link.
Soufriere is bordered by some of the deepest waters found in all the Caribbean, making it a popular home for large sport-fish. Those tourists that wish to try their luck against these gamefish will be pleased with the options here.
Enjoy fishing? There are a couple of fishing charters that operate in this area. Those wanting to learn more concerning fishing in this area can do so here.
You can look through this table for details on firms that can help you spend some time on the open water.
|Benny's Boat Tours||(758) 519-7416||0.2 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Soufriere|
|Feel Good Water Taxi & Tours||(758) 721-2174||Downtown Soufriere|
|Mystic Man Tours||(758) 459-7783||Downtown Soufriere|
If you're interested in learning about charter operators and local marinas see this page.
If you have some people who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they can check out a few of the 13 retail shops in the area. If you need details on shopping in and around Soufrière, you can do so on this page.
You should set aside some time for experiencing the sights, sounds and culture of Soufrière. Those visitors who enjoy natural surroundings are likely to enjoy visiting the area's waterfalls and the outdoor park. For a more comprehensive look at available sightseeing attractions, click here.
View the table just below to find out more about a firm that can guide you to some of the most interesting local sights.
|Travel and Tour Operators||(758) 717-4663||La Pointe, 4.7 mi. South of Central Soufrière|
|Travel and Tour Operators||(758) 455-3182||Canaries, 3.4 mi. North of Central Soufrière|
|Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(758) 459-7070||Downtown Soufriere|
|Travel and Tour Operators||(758) 486-1561||0.2 mi. East-Northeast of Downtown Soufriere|
|Taxi & Tours||Travel and Tour Operators||(758) 715-1881||1.9 mi. East-Southeast of Central Soufrière|
If you like to snorkel you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Soufrière. For more in-depth coverage of local snorkeling opportunities, click here.
Going to a spa might be the highlight of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to know there are several in this area. Make your way to this article about spas in the area if you'd like to discover more information.
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