Private Gros Piton Hike in St Lucia

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From $140.00

8 reviews   (3.75)

Price varies by group size

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: st lucia, st lucia

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This Gros Piton Hike is one of the most popular hiking tours on the beautiful island St Lucia that visitors always look forward to. The twin Pitons are unique to St Lucia and are UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Most people prefer climbing Gros Piton because it is easier, with maintained hiking trails, no ropes needed and is less risky than the Petit Piton. Your guide will make sure that you are given the necessary time to climb at your pace. The hiking is on average two hours up and two hours of a hike down - a total of four hours.

What's Included

Air-conditioned vehicle


Bottled water

Cuise Ship pickups

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Private transportation

What's Not Included

DVD (available to purchase)

Entrance Fees

Traveler Information

  • YOUTH: Age: 3 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 80

Additional Info

  • At time of booking, cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Minimum age is 7 years
  • Minimum of two adults required for booking
  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Specialized infant seats are available
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • All vehicles will have spear face mask for emergency use. For in cases when persons might have lost or forgot their mask.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.


Great Experience
X6567MLashleyw, 03-06-2022
Richard was an amazing driver! He gave us so much history and information on the ride to Gros Piton! He has a great personality and is so much fun!
Our driver Raffi was terrific. The...
Laurie T, 08-01-2018

Our driver Raffi was terrific. The pitons were great and our 7 year old had no trouble with the hike at all. Do to the time constraint with our cruise ship we only made it to the 1/2 way point but it didn't compromise the enjoyment of the trip at all. We loved it.

We enjoyed the Gros Piton hike and...
Catherine L, 02-08-2017

We enjoyed the Gros Piton hike and the ride worked well. The hike is quite strenuous and be sure to take water. It is well worth the time and work as the views are amazing. Our tour guide was not the best. I saw other groups with more fun and talkative tour guides. This is the luck of the draw. Overall still a fun day for us.

Worth it for the views
SKDHadventurers, 04-03-2020
Please be warned there is an entrance fee to gros piton not included in this purchase! We got caught out but luckily had some money on us. The hike itself was absolutely stunning, as you walk through some lovely forest and get some lovely views. It is very steep with big steps and rocks and can be strenuous in places. The tour guide for the hike (not our driver) appeared quite grumpy and most of the time was ahead of us. We cannot fault our taxi driver, he pointed out places of interest along route and was happy to stop along the way for us to take photos. Overall was worth doing
One rock climbing adventure for sure. Challenging climbing / hiking is what you will get.
Arthur_S, 08-03-2019
This is more of a rock climbing event than a hike. Don't expect a smooth steep path. It is basically a steep set of rocks to traverse with some paths in between. The stopping areas are nice and offer amazing views. If you are up for a serious cardio challenge and have strong knees and ankles, go for it. Getting to the top would be worth it. But a leisurly hike it is not.

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