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A spectacular landmark of St. Lucia visible for miles, Petit Piton and Gros Piton are twin volcanic spires majestically soaring out of the sea with waves crashing around their bases.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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All reviews gros piton halfway point tough climb half way tree roots walking stick second half twin peaks coming down rock climbing world heritage site strenuous hike bring lots of water decent shape two hours tet paul great hike
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Booked a tour with Evergreen tours and very pleased!! our guide was Keyvon & Driver Kim took us all over the island.. Visited the Piton viewing area which was fantastic!! Stopped for snacks at a lovely local spot for a local snack of Fry bread,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Flamingazalea
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A sight to behold, dominating the skyline and truly beautiful. 100% worth a visit, photograph wonderfully.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NaomiRGreen
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are in St. Lucia and you're up for a strenuous hike to the top of Gros Piton, here are the details. You drive (or get a taxi) to a small village at the base, which is at 600ft elevation. Guides are required for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dmy30
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend making the climb to the top. However, it is very rigorous. I exercise regularly and still thought some parts of the climb were challenging. It rained, so the rocks were very slippery. The good news is there are resting spots at a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GittemeierChristine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at Sugar Beach Resort situated between the 2 Pitons. I never got tired of staring up at them. The whole island is beautiful but the Pitons are spectacular.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ScottyGina
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Pitons are stunning, we took a speed boat from smugglers cove to see the Pitons. They pitched up at sugar beach, this was an absolutely stunning location, lots of people go there to see the marine life, we just sat and admired the view,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank C7026TVmattd
Reviewed 1 week ago

sailed to the pitons by catamaran takes just over an hour called into a bay for people to swim if they wished plenty of rum punch if you wanted it staff on board and really gave us the Caribbean atmosphere sailed up to the pitons...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wildbillwhitcombe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful views. If travelling over towards the snorkelling areas, and sure you bring lots of water as the protective harbours can get quite hot

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stephw866
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to visit Pitons to complete our visit to St.Lucia. It was a beautiful sight and we checked out the View Points to click some photos. We also took a boat to see it from the sea. It was a great sight to see...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Reuben C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time to the Pitons with a boat trip and it was magical as the first, Very good protected snorkeling site with lots of fish, take sea shoes as the rocks are a bit rough and sharp, Vendors selling fruit, drinks and crafts. There are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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BoardingPass789979
November 5, 2018|
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Response from aprilcathryn | Reviewed this property |
We drove ourselves and used a guide there. They will all be gathered and waiting to assign one to you. It was much cheaper this way and we were staying nearby, so it made more sense for us.
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eddiecott1959
September 3, 2018|
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Response from NPT1975 | Reviewed this property |
That’s a great bucket list item. But do good research and get a great guide. They are huge and it’s very hot there. Good luck.
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Lala M
August 9, 2018|
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Response from NPT1975 | Reviewed this property |
We used Cosol Tours. Very organized and professional. Highly recommend
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