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Morne Fortune

Castries, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-5005
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Visitors to Morne Fortune, which means "Hill of Good Luck," will find 18th-century Fort Charlotte located here along with sweeping views of Castries and surrounding area.
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Castries, St. Lucia
+1 758-452-5005
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can see all over. The nations capital. Another thing you have a great view of the cruise ships. Lastly the view is lovely

Thank london057
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great view from the top,and insight into the living conditions of some off the locals.Makes you think how lucky we tourists are.

Thank DMH70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An attractive historic site above Castries. Well worth visiting for an inspiration get into previous conflict history on the island. Many of the old buildings have been reused and are now part of the community college. Whilst there is some signage and interpretive trail would...More

Thank Madalyn H
Reviewed 26 December 2017

This is worth visiting for the views of Castries. Unfortunately there isn't much in the way of signage to help you get here nor is there much (anything) to explain where you are and what the history is about. Too bad.

1  Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Morne Fortune or 'Hill of Good Luck' is the mountain, which rises behind the capital, Castries, giving spectacular views of the city below. On the way up - car or taxi recommended, you pass the British Colonial style Governor General's Residence, which is worth a...More

Thank mikesierra
Reviewed 5 December 2017

A short stop is all you really need here, just to make some nice photos of Castries, its harbour, your cruise ship (?), etc. On the top of the hill there are some old military buildings, a college, a war cemetery, some canons and guns,...More

2  Thank Guy9120
Reviewed 13 November 2017

A beautiful place on the outskirts of the capital city. The view of the city and Castries bay and from the look-out point is amazing.

Thank Angeladefreitas
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Well we revisited this interesting area above Castries on the wettest day imaginable. It was still a fascinating glimpse into the military past of the island. Our superb taxi driver, Sadiq,came with us and waited while we went with the guide onsite. These men are...More

Thank ceresascending
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This was a stop on our tour of the island. We took many pictures here. A must do is to purchase some fresh bananas. They are so sweet and absolutely wonderful.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 1 July 2017

St. Lucia is filled with numerous vantage points and this is no different. The view from Morne Fortune allows you to have a panoramic view of Castries and the harbour. There is no need for a long stay, a few minutes is all you need...More

1  Thank Bernadette C
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