Unlike other carnivals that are based on the pre-Lenten religious calendar and run for only a few days, the 2013 St.
Lucia Carnival schedule kicks off Sunday May 26th and runs through to Friday August 16th with a series of parades, dances all to the beats of typical local soca or calypso style music. Carnival finishes up with a final 4 day festival weekend with Soca and Calypso finals and the Parade of Bands July 11th through July 15th. Learn more at http://luciancarnival.com/ or http://www.stlucia.org/ To help you get in the mood to start planning your St. Lucia summer get-away, one of St. Lucia's top attractions, Rainforest Adventures has partnered with Calabash Cove Spa and Resort, St. Lucia's newest 5 star hotel and spa with stunning ocean view villas and suites to create the ideal combination of nature and adventure with sun, soca and rainforest relaxation. St. Lucia is the place for the perfect summer soca sun soak and you will need some rainforest relaxation! After seeing the brightly plumed carnival costumes, come out to the Rainforest Adventures park and see a natural parade of flora, forest animals and birds. Rainforest Adventures has created a new tour package sure to delight Carnival fun and sun seekers.
New Rainforest Adventures tour - St. LuciaThe 4 hour Tranopy Rainforest Adventure combines the aerial tram, a ziplining course and the Jacquot Trail rainforest hike to make one of the best things to do in St. Lucia. This new rainforest tour package combines nature and adventure and allows guests to soar, hike and glide, experiencing thrilling adventures without missing out on the rainforest's rich wildlife and leaving enough time to get back to your hotel for some pool time. A professional naturalist guide will accompany guests along the rainforest trails, pointing out some of the secrets of the rainforest that surrounds you. For more information, visit http://www.rainforestadventure.com/tickets/?catID=126Calabash Cove Carnival packageThe Calabash Cove St. Lucia Carnival package â includes two tickets for the Rainforest Adventures Tranopy excursion, one of the best St. Lucia tours; 5 nights in a sunset Oceanview Jr. Suite; full breakfast; and direct access to the infinity pool and swim up bar. Price per couple is $2,025.00 based on double occupancy, exclusive of taxes and gratuities and subject to availability. Book by June 1, 2013 and receive a 10% Early Booking Bonus. Bookings can be made by contacting Calabash Cove by telephone at (758) 456 3500 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org