Piton Falls

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Nestled within one of St. Lucia's most sought after outdoor attractions, Pitons Falls is simply one of the sites that visitors staying in and around Soufriere must make it a point to see. You can do so from Sulfur Springs, but the bigger impact will be to take a quick hike and see the falls up close.

These falls feature a drop of about 30 feet with warm water cascading into a bathing pool that visitors find to ease aching muscles.

After a quick hike, a swim in the pool below these falls is well-deserved and an experience like none other.


Set in , happily welcomes local residents and travelers who are rooming in this part of St. Lucia. Regardless of whether or not you're staying nearby, you should consider stopping by for some fun in the sun.

Along the way to the Jalousie Plantation and Sugar Beach is where Piton Waterfalls is located, an easy side trip to make.

Positioned on the island of Saint Lucia, near downtown Soufriere, Piton Falls invites local residents and vacationers rooming on this part of the island. Even if you aren't staying in the vicinity, you should consider stopping by for some fun in the sun. From this location, Soufrière is to the north.

Nearby Restaurants

You won't have a hunger problem if you linger at this waterfall; you can find numerous choices of food offerings within traveling distance. The most convenient place to eat to Piton Falls is The Mango Tree, which plates up Caribbean fare. Also within a short distance, you and your party will have eateries such as The Great Room and Bayside Restaurant and Bar where you and your group can try a bit of American food and enjoy the local foods and culture of St. Lucia.

Nearby Attractions

Vacationers that like waterfalls, and would like to see others, should consider seeing Tanzanite Heights Waterfall and Diamond Falls; the first of which is 0.9 miles away from this page's attraction. There are some additional attractions in the area, including Morne Coubaril Estate, which is a short distance away away near Soufrière. Also, you might think about checking out St. Lucia Zip Lining, which is another attraction in the area.

Waterfalls are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's more to visit on St. Lucia. The following chart includes some other attractions closest to Piton Falls.

Attractions Near Piton Falls
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Morne Coubaril Estate Other Attraction -- -- 0.6 mi. South of Soufrière
St. Lucia Zip Lining Other Attraction -- -- 0.6 mi. South of Soufrière
Sulphur Springs Park Other Attraction 0.9 mi. (2.1 km) E 1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Soufrière
Soufriere Marine Management Area Other Attraction 1.2 mi. (2.4 km) NW 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Soufrière
Diamond Falls Mineral Baths GeoFeature -- -- Cresslands
Fond Doux Holiday Plantation Other Attraction 1.6 mi. (4.6 km) SSE Fond Doux
Gros Pitons Hiking Trail GeoFeature 2.1 mi. (5.5 km) S 3.4 mi. South of Soufrière
Pitons Management Area Other Attraction 2.1 mi. (5.5 km) S 3.4 mi. South of Soufrière

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