St. Lucia Carnival – July 15th to July 22nd 2020.

  • Enjoy St. Lucia carnival on the streets of Castries.
  • Take a tour along the coastline, while viewing the famous Pitons Mountains.
  • Let’s party on the streets of Gros Islet on a Friday.

Our customisable experiences are designed for persons who:

  • are too busy and you don’t have time to plan anything.
  •  want to experience everything Carnival.
  • do not have a clue about what to do.
  • are just “lazy”.

What’s included in this experience?

Included in our Ultimate St. Lucia Carnival experience which is designed to get the most from your visit. You can customise your experience by logging into your Soca Islands account.

Accommodations
Your choice of single, double, triple or quad occupancy rooms at the Bay Garden Resort, Bay Garden Inn, or Buena Vista Villas.

Airport Transfers and Ground Transportation
Pick-up from and, drop-off to both airports only. We arrange daily transportation (private and group) from your accommodation to the events on your itinerary. Additional transportation services are available on request.

We do not include the flights, but we will help you to book the best fight based on your location. No matter where you are flying from we will help you pick the best connections to join the tour on time.

Backline Carnival Costume
Choose from Just4Fun, Fuzion, Xuvo or Legends. You have the choice of upgrading to a frontline version of your favourite section, or partying with a different band.

J’ouvert Morning Experience
Enjoy your j’ouvert morning experience with Just4Fun.

Island Tour
A visit Marrigot Bay, the Pitons, Soufriere Volcano, Sulphur Springs and the Mud Baths.

Gros Islet Friday Night Fish Fry
The popular Gros Islet Fish Fry, also known as the Jump Up, is one big neighborhood party. The narrow streets of Gros Islet fill up with by 7 p.m., and by then the food shacks are busy: Hungry patrons shout out their orders and wait impatiently as the seafood steams and fries.

Fete Tickets
The following events are included with our ultimate St. Lucia Carnival experience: Aura Cooler Party; J.O.B Boatride; Bacchanal Blocko; Silent Morning; Remedy Cooler Party; Indulgence All-Inclusive Breakfast Party; Brazen Beach Cooler Party. You may choose to opt out of one or more of these events, or swap one or more for alternative events. Click here to download our guide to learn more about these events.

Add-ons (optional)
Enhance your experience by adding one or more of the following: Travel Insurance; Make-up services.

Price details.

The price reflects the itinerary displayed on this page and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. During the trip-planning process, Soca Islands can customise your itinerary around your budget. Please be advised that flights are NOT included.

double occu. triple occu. quad occu.
Price per person $2,695 USD/per $2,485 USD/per $2,335 USD/per

This itinerary has been crafted by our team with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every aspect can be customised to your specific needs, budget and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day one: Arrival in St. Lucia
You arrive on the beautiful island of St. Lucia to begin your week of fun and no sleep. We pick you up from the airport and take you to your accommodation to get settled in.

Day two: Island tour
Today we take look at the sites that St. Lucia has to offer. First we visit Marrigot Bay, then we head to Soufriere to visit the famous volcano and take a dip in the mud baths.

Day two to five: Fete after fete after fete
We party… we gather the crew and party like it’s 1999. Here’s to team #nosleep. During this time we also go to Gros Islet for their weekly street party and fish-fry.

Day six: J’ouvert morning experience and Street Parade day one
Look how de sun now raising up. We head out early on Monday to party with mud oil and paint. After that we head back to our accommodations to change into our full costume – feathers, headpieces, backpacks, and more –  and join the band of our choice on the road. Yes, they do it a little differently in St. Lucia.

Day seven: Street Parade day two
Today we put on our Tuesday-wear and continue the party through the streets of Castries.

Day eight: Depart St. Lucia
We hug, cry and say our goodbyes, while reflecting on the memories created during the past seven days. We drop you off safely to the airport so you can catch your return flight. The tabanka is real.

Payment plan.

Initial Deposit: $500
Final Payment due on or before June 01 2020

Soca Islands provides you with the most flexible payment plan making it super easy and affordable to book your St. Lucia Carnival experience.

The down payment is paid when you officially sign up for a Soca Islands experience to secure your spot. When you make this first payment, it shows us your serious commitment to the experience and gives us the confidence to start booking all of your arrangements on your behalf. After that a monthly payment of no less that $250 is required at the end of each month until the cost of the experience is paid off in full.

St. Lucia travel information.

Capital: Castries
Time Zone: GMT -04:00
Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar. 1USD = 2.60XCD
Driving: On the left
Electricity: 110V and 220V

Equal parts beauty and mystique, Saint Lucia captivates anyone who sets foot on her coastline. Always evocative, she welcomes visitors with her soothing waves, warm beaches, and hospitable people. The only sovereign nation to be named for a woman, the island personifies adventure and inspiration. Her visitors invariably find themselves reluctant to leave and eager to return.

Saint Lucia is the quintessential island paradise. Imagine the majestic peaks of the Pitons reaching to the heavens, the splendor of lush rainforests, and the hypnotizing blue-green waters of the Caribbean breaking just off shore. The island’s landscape, people, customs, and cuisine intertwine to provide the perfect setting for the vacation of a lifetime.

Here, the unique confluence of Caribbean, African, English, and French cultures creates an exquisite blend of food, music, and traditions that will inspire and enchant you. “Ki bèl pèi!” is Kwéyòl for, “What a lovely country!” When you visit Saint Lucia, you’ll discover that it’s not just lovely, it’s truly magical. Discover her mystery and let Saint Lucia inspire you.

Saint Lucia’s history is as rich as it is vibrant. The island is a virtual gumbo of cultures, and her people have a deeply held sense of cultural identity that they vigorously celebrate to this day. Embark on a voyage to discover Saint Lucia’s story, from her pirate past to her colonial times to the colorful customs of her people.

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