Many travelers to St. Lucia do the typical things, from working on their tans to participating in water sports. There’s nothing wrong with this. But for those of you who have an adventurous spirit, you may want to explore volcanos or perhaps dirty dance with the locals. Read on to learn the top adventurous things to do in St. Lucia.

Explore a Volcano at Night

Soak in a mud bath, but not in a spa – but in the real thing. Janus Gyan of Real St. Lucia Tours created the Volcano Night Bash. He’ll pick you up at your resort and lead you on a walk among fumaroles and springs to reach his favorite mud pit. Once you’ve covered yourself in mud, you’ll can jump into the hot spring and wash it off.

Get Your Friday Groove On

Experience the nightlife in St. Lucia by heading to the northern village of Gros Islet; it’s where DJs set up their sound systems outside of restaurants and try to outdo each other. Residents dance the night away and have a great time and so can you. The street party doesn’t end until the early hours –stay for as long as you like.

Go on a Rainforest Adventure

Take an adventurous aerial tram and rainforest shore excursion. You and your small group will soar above the treetops and get a spectacular view of St. Lucia’s rainforest animals, plants, and flowers. Your professional guide will answer your questions – it’s a great activity for the entire family.

Who’s Ready to Get Adventurous in St. Lucia?

Let’s face it; every port in the Caribbean has its expected excursions: the beach, duty free shops, and water activities. If you’re willing to get out of your comfort zone and go with the flow, you’ll discover that St. Lucia has much more to offer than typical activities. Tune into the culture and your curiosity and you’ll have an adventure vacation of a lifetime.