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    St Lucia's dramatic Les Pitons
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    Discover the Platinum Coast of Barbados
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    Mamiku Botanical Gardens

Jewels of the Caribbean

Caribbean

  • A car with a tick VIP door to door
  • A glass of wine All Inclusive

Tour St Lucia and Barbados

Two of the most celebrated of the Caribbean Islands are revealed on this laid-back tour. Discover each island’s diversity, and look forward to tropical surroundings, colonial heritage, and a friendly welcome in each destination. Experience St Lucia’s lush rainforests and botanical gardens and make the most of Barbados’ gorgeous sandy beaches.

Including...

A car with a tickVIP door-to-door travel service from anywhere on the UK mainland

Hands shaking Included travel insurance

Bed13 nights in hotels and 1 in flight

Dinner plate39 meals: 13 breakfasts (B), 13 lunches (L) and 13 dinners (D)

CocktailFree bar open up to 11 hours daily

PersonSaga tour manager

Plus...

  • Return flights and transfers
  • Welcome drink reception
  • Porterage at all hotels

MapIncluded excursions and visits

  • Castries and Pigeon Island tour
  • Visit to Mamiku Gardens
  • Beautiful South and Les Pitons
  • North island tour of Barbados
  • Arlington House Museum in Speightstown
  • Visit to St Nicholas Abbey and Rum and Sugar Museum
  • Bridgetown and Sunbury Plantation guided tour

HeadphonesUse of audio headsets on guided tours

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Day 1 UK-St Lucia

Bel Jou

After taking your included VIP door-to-door travel service to the airport, depart in the morning for your daytime flight to St Lucia.

You’ll spend seven nights on an all-inclusive basis at the 4-star Bel Jou (4Q), which sits high on a hill with views over Castries and the sparkling Caribbean Sea beyond. Enjoy a welcome drink before dinner is served tonight. D


Day 2 - 7 St Lucia

Pigeon Island, St Lucia

Combine days at leisure, when you can head to the beach on the complimentary shuttle bus, with time spent exploring during included excursions, such as a guided tour of the capital and Pigeon Island.

Visit the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Derek Walcott Square, and Castries Market, with its array of local produce, spices and handicrafts, then continue to Pigeon Point for refreshments. Another included excursion visits Mamiku Botanical Gardens, set in twelve acres of woodland gardens around the ruins of an 18th-century estate. You can also explore the south of the island, including the island’s twin peaks, known as the ‘Pitons’ on an optional excursion. B, L, D


Day 8 St Lucia-Barbados

Barbados

After breakfast, transfer to the George FL Charles Airport and fly to Barbados (45 minutes) where you’ll stay for six nights on an all-inclusive basis at the elegant, Mediterranean-style 4-star Sugar Cane Club Hotel & Spa (4Q).

This adults-only hotel has a secluded setting in lush gardens on the north west coast of the island. A complimentary shuttle bus runs several times a day to Speightstown and the beach. B, L, D


Day 9 - 13 Barbados

Colourful houses on the tropical island of Barbados

During your stay you can look forward to an included half-day tour of the northern region as well as a drive along the west coast to Bridgetown and Sunbury Plantation. Visit the Arlington House Museum to learn more of the island’s history, tour the Jacobean plantation mansion, St Nicholas Abbey, built in 1600 and enjoy entrance to the Rum and Sugar Museum, a steam mill and rum distillery for a tasting session.

A choice of optional excursions include a tour of some of Barbados’ tropical gardens and a visit to Harrison’s Caves. Rest assured, there’ll be plenty of time to simply relax and bask in the sunshine too. B, L, D


Day 14 Barbados-UK

Transfer to the airport for your overnight flight back to the UK. B, L


Day 15 UK

Arrive in the UK this morning, and take your included VIP door-to-door travel service home.


Spirit and rhythms of St Lucia

Enjoy a drive through Castries up Morne Fortune to the colonial home of St Mark's House, perched high on the hill. At the historic Morne complex visit Howelton Estate, then continue up the Morne to Eudovic’s Art Studio. with its hand-carved wood sculptures. After seeing the craft in action and enjoying some local snacks and refreshments, travel the beautiful west coast to visit the island's only rum distillery, with a chance to sample a little of the delicious results!

Available from St Lucia

Half day
Morne Fortune
Eudovics Art Studio St Lucia Caribbean
  • Optional on 14 nights itinerary

Creole traditions and beautiful views

Experience some of the island’s creole traditions on a visit to Fond Latisab. You'll see how cassava bread is made and be shown the traditional practice of cooking on macambou leaves. There will also be a log sawing demonstration – a two-handed operation done to the rhythm of a traditional chak chak band. Before you leave, taste cassava bread, washed down with a draught of local juice.

Available from St Lucia

half day
Cassava bread
  • Optional on 14 nights itinerary

Atlantis III submarine expedition

Join the adventure of a lifetime and view the underwater beauty of Barbados without getting wet! First, step aboard the Ocean Quest for a scenic crossing to the dive site where you'll board the Atlantis III submarine. As the submarine dives to depths of 150 feet, you can enjoy viewing shoals of exotic fish and a shipwreck through the large portholes. An informative commentary from the knowledgeable co-pilot will help you identify the amazing sights beyond, in a world normally only seen by scuba divers. The cruise lasts for around two hours.

Available from Barbados

Three hours
submarine expedition
  • Optional on 14 nights itinerary

Cool Runnings catamaran lunch cruise

Feel the wind in your hair and the sun on your face as you sail along the west and south coast aboard a luxurious catamaran. A buffet lunch and a free bar is included. You may even be able to swim with turtles – bring your swimwear along in case the opportunity arises.

Available from Barbados

Five hours
Catamaran
  • Optional on 14 nights itinerary

Barbados in bloom

Contrast the tropical delights of Barbados on this colourful tour. The aptly named Flower Forest welcomes visitors with its multicoloured flower displays. Just some of the varieties that you may see include hibiscus, ginger lilies, bronze musas and Brazilian buttons. Next you’ll travel along the Atlantic coast to the Andromeda Botanical Gardens where six acres of grounds are decorated with bearded figs trees, orchids and ferns, along with trickling streams and waterfalls. Boasting over 600 different plant species, the gardens were originally part of a private estate until being opened to the public in the seventies. After included refreshments, return to the hotel passing through rolling countryside peppered with quaint villages en route.

Available from Barbados

Three hours
Brazilian button
  • Optional on 14 nights itinerary

Harrisons Caves

Venture into the sub-terranian depths of Barbados on a tour of Harrison’s Caves. Weave your way by tram through this crystallised limestone cavern and discover subtly-lit grottoes of stalactites and stalagmites, along with glassy pools and a 40-foot-high waterfall that plummets into a turquoise lake. En route to the caves, you’ll also visit Sharon Moravian Church, one of Barbados’ few 18th-century buildings that have avoided any modifications over the decades.

Available from Barbados

Two hours
Harrisons Caves
Harrison's Caves Barbados Caribbean
  • Optional on 14 nights itinerary

Situated on a hilltop setting overlooking Castries and the Caribbean, the 3-star Bel Jou (4Q) has a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Facilities include two restaurants, two outdoor pools and pool bar. There is a free bar serving local alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks between 11am and 11pm. Free Wi-Fi. There are 64 bedrooms, most of which are in the main building and have a balcony overlooking the sea and hotel gardens. All rooms have a television, telephone, fridge, tea and coffee-making facilities, a hairdryer and safe. Solo guests may be accommodated in spacious bungalows with a terrace, and there are also single rooms available for no supplement in the main building. A complimentary shuttle bus takes guests to the beach.

Please note: The Bel Jou is positioned on a hillside and all rooms and facilities are located on different levels which are accessed by stairs. There is no lift at the hotel and there are approximately 16 steps between each level. If you wish to stay on a floor with the least number of steps we will aim to allocate you on the 3rd or 4th floor. Please contact us to request these rooms. The total number of steps are as follows: 16 from reception and restaurant to the pool area, 35 from pool area to top floor rooms and 36 down to the garden rooms.

This 3-star Mediterranean-style resort enjoys an enviable setting in lush gardens with accommodation in suites dotted around them. Facilities include two restaurants, a bar, two outdoor pools, a gym and a spa (treatments at extra cost). The free bar is open between 9.30am and 11pm. A complimentary shuttle bus takes guests to and from nearby Speightstown and the beach five times a day.

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