St. Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival: May 06th –  May 11th 2020.

St. Lucia Jazz Festival, or Soliel Summer Jazz Festival as it’s also known, is a yearly event that brings together the very best of Caribbean and international artists, drawing in visitors from all over the world.  Thousands of people attend St. Lucia Jazz Festival to celebrate  Lucian and visiting musicians.  With events in all parts of the country and a mix of free street parties, paying concerts, and educational activities, the St. Lucia Jazz Festival is a great event in around which to plan your St. Lucia holiday. The St. Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival starts on 1st May 2020 and finishes on 10th May 2020, in a major concert at the Pigeon Island National Landmark.

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 Jazz Festival 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.

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.

Add-ons (optional)
Enhance your experience by adding one or more of the following: Travel Insurance; Make-up services. We can assist you with acquiring tickets for the different events during the St. Lucia Jazz Festival. Ticket pricing and artiste line-up are coming soon.

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. We can assist you with acquiring tickets for the different events during the St. Lucia Jazz Festival which are not included in our standard package. Ticket pricing and artiste line-up is coming soon.

double occu. triple occu. quad occu.
Price per person $2,640 USD/per $2,130 USD/per $1,865 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 Trinidad to begin your week of fun and no sleep. We pick you up from Piarco International Airport and take you to your accommodation to get settled in.

Day two: Majestic Gros Piton Hike
An early for the march up to the 2,620-foot (798-meter) summit of Gros Piton. The panoramic views over the Caribbean are well worth it. A guide leads the way along the easily accessed route while sharing information about the iconic peak and its twin, Petit Piton, which dominate the west coast of St. Lucia.

Day three: ATV Tour in St Lucia
Ride an ATV (all-terrain vehicle) through lush tropical forest during this 3-hour adventure in St Lucia. Following your ATV guide, get spectacular views as you ride down nature trails through rural farming communities, plantations and past historical sites.

Day four: Wet and Wild Experience Saint Lucia
Combine a catamaran sail with an off-road buggy adventure on this full-day in St. Lucia. Depart Castries on a catamaran cruise, then transfer to a buggy in Soufriere for a drive with views of the towering Pitons. We then dive into the therapeutic mud in Sulphur Springs and visit the drive-in volcano before a trip to Toraille Waterfall and lunch at a local plantation. Finish up back on the catamaran with a snorkel stop on the local reefs, teeming with colorful marine life.

Day five: Free Day
Use this day to do whatever you like. Do some shopping in the Rodney Bay area, or spend the day soaking in the rays on the beach.

Day six: 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.

Payment plan.

Initial Deposit: $500
Final Payment due on or before April 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.

Time Zone: GMT -04:00
Currency: Eastern Caribbean Dollar. 1USD = 2.60XCD

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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