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Fond Latisab Creole Park

Duration: Half Day

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If you want to dig deep into St Lucia’s real culture and traditional ways of life then this is a tour that brings the true authenticity of St Lucians as you discover their oldest traditions and engage in fun exploring activities that will show you St Lucia’s most genuine side. For this unique excursion you will be heading towards the quaint and charming community of Babonneau where you will find the picturesque Fond Latisab Creole Park, a place where St Lucia’s most fascinating and oldest traditions come to life to show the true roots of St Lucia’s culture.

Learn about the folklore and ancient habits of St Lucia’s first dwellers, the indigenous tribes that were the original citizens of the new world before Columbus’s discovery of the Americans. Experience timeless traditional practices such as the preparation of cassava bread in the traditional and ancient Amerindian manner, the customary practices of cooking in macamboo leaves as well as the traditional local practice of catching crayfish in the nearby river.

Thoroughly enjoy watching the fascinating method of log sawing to the intoxicating rhythmic music of a lively local “chak-chak” band and fully engage in these captivating cultural activities with as much enthusiasm as the sound of the music leads you. Lose yourself in this wonderful place where old and new traditions come together to bring you the best of St Lucia and its lively people.

Open your eyes and heart to this revolution of local traditions and customs and make sure you take the best of it all in beautiful photographs and possibly even videos of your charming encounters with the Creole people and their friendly ways. And just before you leave don’t forget to taste the cassava bread that was specially prepared before your eyes and accompany it with a delicious fruit desert and a refreshing local fruit drink before returning to your hotel along a beautiful scenic route.

Don’t think it twice and book this fabulous excursion that will take you towards a small land of discovery as you learn of St Lucia’s past and the colorful traditions that are still present today. An unmissable opportunity for those who want to truly mix with the locals and learn about the peculiarities of their way of life and the preservation of old traditions! An authentic treasure to make the most of during your St Lucia holiday as you make new discoveries in this outstandingly captivating tour!

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