Culture abounds in the beautiful Caribbean Island of St. Lucia. Music, language, cuisine, and intellect come together to create a truly unique kind of magic. Pair all of that with some of the most spectacular scenery in the world, and you’ve got a little slice of paradise. Our St. Lucia Sailing Itinerary brings you to St. Lucia, St. Vincent, and other idyllic islets for the experience of a lifetime. 

Our Guide to the St. Lucia Sailing Itinerary

Welcome to St. Lucia! We’ve curated the best of the best for our St. Lucia Sailing Itinerary - so you’re guaranteed to fall in love with this Caribbean utopia. Here you’ll enjoy amazing hiking trails, luxurious boutique resorts, exhilarating adventure activities, and delectable seafood. 

With Spanish, French and British influences, St. Lucia has a beautiful blend of cultures. This means that on St. Lucia you’ll find cricket tournaments, Caribbean style curry dishes, as well as Calypso, Socal, Reggae, Compas, Zouk, and Salsa music. With a deep and interesting history, there’s no shortage of beautiful island tradition in which you can partake.

Getting There

The best way to get to St. Lucia is by flying into the Hewanorra International Airport (UVF) just 40 miles south of St. Lucia’s capital. If you’re coming from North America, you can get direct flights from major cities like Miami, Charlotte, Philadelphia, New York, Boston, New Jersey and Chicago. There are also direct flights from Canada, the UK, and Germany. 

If you cannot find a direct flight, we recommend connecting in one of the aforementioned locations, or flying into a larger Caribbean hub, like Puerto Rico, Jamaica, or the Dominican Republic. From one of those airports, you can take the regional airline, LIAT, to St. Lucia. More information on getting to St. Lucia, here.

Mooring

For mooring on the St. Lucia Sailing Itinerary, you’ll primarily find small anchorages, where you’ll be safe for the evening. At every stop along the St. Lucia Sailing Itinerary you can free-swing in the bays listed. While these might be more no-frills than a marina, you will have everything you need on your boat! 

Weather

The best weather for our St. Lucia Sailing Itinerary, is during May- June. With average temperatures in the high 70s and 80s, St. Lucia has a wonderful climate for outdoor activity and beach days. While late-spring may have the best weather, it’s important to note that The average temperatures never really drop below 70°F. Also - be aware that the summer and late fall is hurricane season in St. Lucia.