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Travel information about St. Lucia
St. Lucia is located on the east part of the Caribbean Sea and boundary of the Atlantic Ocean. It covers a land area of 617 km2 (238.23 sq mi) with the total population of 178,015. French and British were repeatedly at war during mid 17th and early 19th century for possession of St. Lucia. British historian gave this place a moniker as “Helen of the West Indies” because of the repeated war. St. Lucia does have a poster-like view that will simply astonish you.
Capital city of St. Lucia: Castries
Best times to visit St. Lucia: Visit St. Lucia between May and June for the weather temperature is wonderful. July to November has lots of activities but it’s the hurricane season on the Atlantic.
How to get to St. Lucia: There are direct and connecting flights to St. Lucia if you are from the US, as well as there are various air links to St Lucia from Europe, with international flights leaving from most major European capitals via London.
Visa requirements for St. Lucia: No visa required, but passport is needed valid for 6 months and a return ticket.
Currency of St. Lucia: East Caribbean Dollar (XCD).
Official Language of St. Lucia: Official language is English.
UNESCO World Heritage sites in St. Lucia
There is 1 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in St. Lucia.
- Pitons Management Area
Scuba diving safety tips
Keep these rules of thumb in mind whenever you are on or by the water:
- Think safety at all times. Planning reduces risk and gives you more worry-free fun.
- Bring the necessary equipment. It should be in good condition and easily accessible.
- Respect the sea and the weather. Only go out with your boat when it is safe.
- Follow the rules of the sea, and make sure you know what they are.
- Wear life jackets or other flotation devices.
- Make sure you are rested and sober. Do not drive a boat while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
- Be considerate, and remember that safety, the environment, and the well-being of everybody is a common responsibility.