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La Soufriere Drive-In Volcano: Tours & Tickets

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YOu can literally drive right into the crater of this volcano and walk between the bubbling sulfur springs and hissing pools of steam.
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Reviewed yesterday

Yup, it stinks like rotten eggs. But this is definitely an experience our family will never forget. After all, is there another drive-in volcano crater anywhere in the world?? When you get there, you have to buy tickets (there are two: tour only and tour...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank TinaSI-Luxus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour of the volcano was fantastic. The tour guide was also a geologist and spent a lot of time answering our questions. My 13 year old was very inquisitive and she explained to him so much information relative to the site and beyond. He...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will get to see the volcano when you visit the mud baths, but don't make a trip solely to see just the volcano.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Denise P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This attraction is composed of two things- 1. a mud bath / thermal springs (I didn't do) and 2. the "drive-in" part, which I did. The drive-in part is a drive to hut where you get out of your car, meet a guide (required and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank JCW703
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Soufriere Drive-In Volcano is a collapsed caldera. As the name implies, a road now runs through the area. A large section of the earth is barren, and steam rise from cracks in the crust. Pools of boiling mud dot the landscape. We took a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TeardropTrailrTravls
Reviewed September 12, 2019

We visited the drive in volcano. Apparently the whole area is actually the volcano and not just the part you stop and go to visit. We brought a combo ticket that included a short tour of the volcano and then the use of the mud...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Pandamedic
Reviewed September 3, 2019

A drive up into the mountains from Soufriere. Be ready, because the sulfur smell is intense. There is an area with vendors. A guide will take you down several stairs to get close to the center. Does require climbing. There are volcanic mud baths in...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank travelwiseMiss
Reviewed August 30, 2019 via mobile

No trip to St. Lucia is complete without visiting the Sulfur Springs and the active volcano in Soufriere. Hop into the Sulfur Springs for a warm bath said to have healing powers. After your bath visit the active volcano and then take a drive to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kayak_spice
Reviewed August 21, 2019

I'm always will to learn new things. I was warned about the smell of the Volcano, I honestly must say I was not as bad as I thought. The tour guide was very knowledgeable abt the Volcano and also very friendly.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kathrina S
Reviewed July 2, 2019

Bit of a late review, We did this back in November and enjoyed it the only issue we found was we would have like to have more time to look around and explore. Overall we enjoyed the experience, it was a bit of a conveyer...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Vicki H
March 25, 2018|
Response from MarkY1418 | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of showers to rinse. Need to bring your own towel. You rinse first in the warm bathes.
February 18, 2017|
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Response from Jim L | Reviewed this property |
All the roads in st Lucia are windy and some are steep might not be the place to visit for you.