In Castries yachting is very popular in this region, because this type of rest allows to consider the whole beauty of Castries and to feel a taste of freedom. Many tourists prefer to hire the yacht or a catamaran and to plan a route of the yacht voyage independently. A huge positive is that at any moment of sailing you can cruise down in one of comfortable marines or moor on the yacht parking. Also many types of water sports are well developed. For example, diving, snorkeling, surfing and windsurfing. Everyone can try himself in one of these sports. Directly in the city there is an airport which serves flights between islands.
Castries is the capital of the state of Saint Lucia and it is a main economic center. It is located on the northwest coast of the island, on the border with the gulf Port Castries and peninsula Whigs. Castries is one of the main tourist regions of Saint Lucia, because it is port of cruise ships.