For those who seek out action, there’s no end to activities in St Lucia at Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort: the sports and fitness facilities are among the best in the Caribbean, and the resort’s activities coordinators make the most of the mountain surroundings.
Regular fitness activities include:
Hiking Gros Piton: At 797m, this is the largest of St Lucia’s twin volcanic cones. Scheduled hikes to the summit are organized each week and considered an island highlight.
Hiking to the Sulphur Springs: St Lucia boasts the Caribbean’s only drive-in volcano, just a short distance away from Sugar Beach, A Viceroy Resort. Regular hikes take guests to the bubbling sulphurous mud pools and steaming vents.
Non-motorized water sports: Sea kayaking, snorkeling, hobie cat sailing, windsurfing and even night fishing are all offered in the crystal waters of the National Marine Reserve, just a step from the beach.
- Yoga, Pilates, On the Ball and Wellness classes
- Beach volleyball
- Tennis (there are three courts)
- Caribbean Dance Class
- Sugar Beach Rainforest Walk
- Water-skiing and tubing
Personal trainers are also on hand to tailor fitness activities to the individual needs of each guest, whether it’s a weight-lifting program in the well-equipped gym or interval training on the hills surrounding the resort.