Give your vacation an adventures boost as you pick this tour to experience the quirky side of St Lucia on your ATVs. Hop on to your pick-up vehicle and take beautifully laced roads that lead to Castries port.
Meet your guide upon arrival as he will take you through safety instructions to be followed. After the briefing hop on the back of the Yamaha ATV – a fully automated vehicle that makes off-roading easy. You will first reach the banana plantation and learn about its importance. Your guide will walk you through the operation of the farm and how banana farming was considered to be the primary source of income before tourism picked up in the Caribbean.
As you continue your trail to the Marquis estate, you will observe the daily activities of the locals and rural farming communities. After you reach the Marquis estate, you will be awe-struck by its marvelous structure that sitting in the picture-perfect backdrop of the Marquis Bay. This 18th-century estate is considered to the unique historical and archaeological site that offers you a glimpse into the past. Currently, it holds the ruins of a sugar mill, a water mill, a water wheel, an old locomotive and slave quarters.
Your final stop will the Grande Anse Beach so that you can relish the true Caribbean beauty. As you reach the edge of the shore, you will be served with a refreshing, fresh fruit juice. The beach is also famed for protecting the nesting site for leatherback and hawksbill turtles between March and August. The guide will fill you in various facts on how the government is taking steps to protect its environment and how you can track these turtles and their offspring’s. After completing your 3-hour long trip, head back to your hotel for a relaxing day.