Located on the west coast of St. Lucia, Soufriere is a great yachting destination thanks to the fact that the waters of the Caribbean are warm and calm, making them easy to manage even by new sailors.
If you just want to get out onto the water, without the complications and cost of sailing on your own you should take a day sailing excursion. Check out the chart below for names and phone numbers for excursion providers.
|Benny's Boat Tours||(758) 519-7416||Soufrière|
|Binti Charters||(758) 714-8944||The Marina At Marigot Bay - Marigot Bay|
|Mystic Man Tours||(758) 459-7783||Downtown Soufriere|
|Pursuit Boat Trips||(758) 584-6392||Downtown Castries|
|Spencer Ambrose Tours||(758) 721-8844||Downtown Vieux Fort|
There are dozens of ways to ensure that you get to spend some time out at sea during your getaway in Soufriere. One of these is to charter a boat for a day sail around Soufriere Harbour. This allows you the opportunity to get a glimpse of the gorgeous views that the coast is known for without the responsibility of sailing from international waters.
Starting to research chartering a boat or yacht? Use the following chart if you want to get in touch with area charter companies.
|B.B.C Yachting||(758) 458-4643||Rodney Bay Marina - Rodney Bay|
|Caribbean Yatching B J||(758) 452-9705||Rodney Bay Marina - Rodney Bay|
|DSL Yachting||(758) 452-8531||Rodney Bay Marina - Rodney Bay|
|Mystic Mann Tours||(758) 459-7783||Maurice Mason Street - Downtown Soufriere|
In addition to the fact that yachters find this destination an easy and breathtaking one to sail into, Soufriere is an official port of entry, which means you won't have to make any unnecessary stops along the way to your getaway. The customs office in Soufriere is open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily, and you can contact them by calling 758-459-5656. When you sail into town, you'll need to meet with customs and immigrations to gain clearance both for your boat and for yourself before you can dock and begin your vacation.
Do you plan to sail to Soufrière using your own boat, or a charter from a different area? This table provides a quick summary of places where you might be able to dock.
|Downtown Vieux Fort|
|Soufrière Bay - Soufrière||13.8561798178||-61.0615718365|
From the smooth waters to the lush scenery, Soufriere is a well-loved and highly recommended sailing destination on St. Lucia. Whether you travel from international waters or rent a yacht when you arrive, find some way to make sailing a part of your Soufriere getaway.
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