Jalousie Beach Break
approx. trip duration: 5-6 hours
beach time: 3-4 hours
boat transportation/coastal tour: 40 min-1 hour
Tour Cost: $85 USD/adult
Imagine yourself on a beautiful white-sand tropical beach between the stunning Pitons. Imagine yourself in paradise!
Tour Highlights: * Round-Trip Boat Transportation * Jalousie Beach *See the majestic Pitons * Scenic Coastal Tour
* Bat Cave * Fish on the Rock * Marigot Bay * Natural Bridge * Lunch & Beverages included
For those who wish to spend a day swimming, snorkelling and relaxing on an exotic tropical beach, this tour is for you!
This excursion departs portside from your cruise ship, where you will board one of Spencer's private twin-engine speedboats or a chartered water taxi, to embark on an unforgettable journey by sea to the stunning and breathtaking Jalousie Beach.
Spencer's Mé Sea Dyé & Mé Sea Dyé II
ready for boarding in Castries
|Enjoy the island's scenic and rugged coastline during your 40 - 45 minute speedboat ride to Jalousie Beach and let the island's natural beauty with its outstanding photo opportunities astound you! Once at Jalousie Beach, your Jalousie Beach Break will allow you to enjoy 3 - 4 hours of serene beauty in a tropical paradise.
Jalousie Beach . . . a touch of tropical paradise!
During your time at Jalousie Beach you may relax and enjoy a swim in the warm crystal clear water or marvel at the abundant sea life as you snorkel beneath the waters of the Petit Piton. A sumptuous hot, Creole beach lunch will also be provided.
See abundant sea life as you snorkelalong the base of the Petit Piton
Jalousie is French for "jealousy" and it is easy to see why! This dramatic white-sand beach nestled between the stunning volcanic peaks of the Gros and Petit Piton boasts amazing scenery and spectacular views that will simply take your breath away!
All too soon, your time in this tropical paradise will come to an end. You will again board one of Spencer's speedboats for the return trip to Castries and the cruise ship terminal or your hotel.
Boarding the Mé Sea Dyé at Jalousie Beach The Mé Sea Dyé II is off on a sightseeing adventure!
Your return journey to Castries will include brief sightseeing stops, more amazing photo opportunities and more insight about our island.
As we cruise around the base of the Petit Piton, we will make our first sightseeing stop in Soufriere Bay. Here you will notice the Bat Cave, a unique 4-storey high cleft in the coastal rock.
As we approach the Bat Cave you will be able to see, smell and hear the screeching of the "Fishermen Bats" which reside here.
Marvel at the sights and sounds
of the Bat Cave in Soufriere Bay
The fish on the rock
By Anse Chastanet, check out the rock faces and see if you can spot the distinguished "fish on the rock!"
Throughout your journey by sea, you will notice how rugged and picturesque St. Lucia's scenic coastline truly is. The aquamarine waters of the Caribbean Sea against the dramatic drop of high rocky cliffs is definitely impressive.
As we continue our travels along the west coast, you will see lush secluded coves and inviting black sand volcanic beaches.
You will also notice quaint wooden houses and colourful fishing boats lining the shores in the fishing villages of Anse La Raye and Canaries.
See black sand volcanic beaches and the fishing villages of Anse La Raye & Canaries from the sea
As we cruise through Marigot Bay, you will be captivated by its picturesque and idyllic beauty.
Surrounded on three sides by steep emerald-coloured hills and with a strand of lush palm trees along the shoreline, Marigot Bay is certainly one of the most beautiful bays in the Caribbean!
Marigot Bay is a safe harbor during hurricanes and a haven for luxury yachts. In 1966, it was the movie location for Dr. Doolittle staring Rex Harrison.
Overlooking the cliffs on Marigot Bay are homes from famous celebrities including Mick Jagger, Sophia Loren and George Foreman. You will also be amazed by the house that looks like a UFO!
The Mé Sea Dyé II
cruises through picturesque Marigot Bay
Before arriving in Castries, we will pass by and perhaps even travel through the Natural Bridge.
Featured in the movie Pirates of the Caribbean, this unique rock formation is also known as the "tunnel of love" or the "lady's slipper."
The incredible and scenic views offered along the west coast coupled with the stunning beauty and surroundings of Jalousie Beach will surely leave you with many fond memories that will last a life time!
Beach Lunch and Beverages Included: A Creole lunch served on the beach is included in this tour. Spencer Ambrose Tours is also pleased to provide a cooler stocked with complimentary cold beverages. Select from bottled water, diet and regular coke, local Piton beer or Spencer's famous rum punch. (It is my aim to provide a family-friendly touring experience; therefore alcoholic beverages may be limited).
Pick up and Drop Off Information: To keep costs down, travellers may expect to share boat transportation with other Spencer Ambrose Tour groups. This may require guests to be picked up and dropped off enroute to Jalousie Beach or on the return trip to the cruise terminal.
- Cruise Ship Visitors: $85 US/adult;
$60 US/child (5-12 years)
$20 US/child (4 and under)
(minimum tour requirement 10 adults)
- Hotel Guests: rate varies depending on hotel location, contact Spencer for tour cost
- Pick up and return by water taxi from the cruise ship terminal (hotel guests will be taxied to and from the cruise ship terminal)
- An authentic Creole lunch served on the beach
- Complimentary beverages
Tour price does not include any food or drinks you
may wish to purchase at the Sugar Beach Resort
Bring with you
- Camera, swim suit, beach towel, suntan lotion and snorkelling gear
- Snorkel gear can be rented at Jalousie Beach for
- Padded sun loungers can be rented from the Sugar Beach Resort for $50 US/chair
**As a courtesy to non-resort visitors, the Sugar Beach Resort provides complimentary sun loungers on the far side of the beach in the snorkelling area.These chairs are limited and are only available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please visit my FAQ page for more details.
- Cruise Ship Passengers: This excursion departs half an hour after your ship docks. Ship delays and ships with shorter port schedules, may expect a shorter stay at the beach.
Cash payment is required in USD on the day
of your tour
(sorry credit cards and travellers checks are not accepted).
For more information or to request a quote contact:
Spencer Ambrose Tours
SPACE IS LIMITED!
BOOK EARLY TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT.
Jalousie Beach Add-On Tour Option
Jalousie Beach & Soufriere Highlights
See more of the natural wonders of St. Lucia and enjoy 2 - 3 hours at Jalousie Beach by including an excursion into the scenic village of Soufriere to visit the Diamond Botanical Gardens & Waterfall as well as Sulphur Springs Volcano or Mud Baths. In the Botanical Gardens, follow winding trails through lush tropical gardens and view a shimmering sulphurous waterfall gushing from the mouth of a volcano.* If you wish you may soak in the warm mineral baths, originally built in 1784 for the French troops of King Louis XVI (extra fee applies).
Sulphur Springs Volcano
Nearby is Sulphur Springs Park where you can either walk with a guide to see bubbling pools of boiling mud and clouds of sulphur-laden steam rising from the dormant volcano or rejuvenate yourself in a therapeutic hot, sulphur mud bath. The black water of this bathing pool is filled with volcanic minerals which is reputed to have therapeutic, healing qualities for your skin.
Soufriere Highlights Add-on Tour Cost:
$25 US per adult (tour minimum 4 adults).
This rate is in addition to the $85 USD Jalousie Beach Break tour cost and includes transportation and entrance fees into the Diamond Botanical Gardens and Sulphur Springs Volcano or Mud Baths. Entry fee to the mineral baths is an additional $5.00 per adult and is not included in the tour cost.
*Swimming in Diamond Falls is not permitted.
The total length of this tour is 5 - 6 hours. Enjoy all the amenities and features of our popular Jalousie Beach Break excursion, except your beach time will be reduced from 3 - 4 hours down to 2 - 3 hours in order to accommodate your tour time in Soufriere.
To add this tour option to your day at Jalousie Beach, choose: Jalousie Beach & Soufriere Highlights from the drop down menu on the booking form.
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