Essence of St Lucia Heritage Experience

Cultural & Theme Tours in St Lucia
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Tour description

Enjoy an authentic St Lucian experience blending the past and present as you see, taste and smell the flavors of the island while discovering, exploring and learning about life here in days gone by.

After pickup from your hotel or cruise ship, depart for Greenwood Terrace to stroll through the grounds accompanied by your knowledgeable guide as you learn about the tropical fruit trees and flowering plants growing in abundance. See a traditional medicinal herb garden and learn how the forefathers and local folklore utilized those herbs.Travel back in time as you view the ancient “Platene” used in the making of Sugar and Farine. See an “Old Styled Fowl Coop” (Hen House), the outdoor cooking fireplace and a stone “Baking Oven” used for baking bread. Discover the secrets of local Coconut Oil and of Bay Rum, a byproduct of the Bay Leaf. Learn intriguing facts about the Traditional Creole Headwear and Dress. View a brilliant display of historic items, artifacts and utensils while discovering historical and cultural aspects of the island all on show in the “Mini Museum”. Savor and enjoy a variety of tropical fruits, island delicacies, local rum tasting and much more. This is an interactive experience that showcases the island and offers you a deep insight into the “Essence of St Lucia”. An excellent family excursion!

What's included

  • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local guide
  • Light refreshments
  • Snacks

What's not included

  • Gratuities


  • Family friendly
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Hotel pickup included
  • Snacks and Beverages included
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide