Suggested 1week itinerary
DAY 1 : Embark at Marina Le Marin, a full service marina on the south coast.
DAY 2 : Anse d'Arlet (15 miles) is a lovely relaxed beach where you can anchor for the night.
DAY 3 : St Pierre (10 miles). Head for Fort de France to shop the boutiques or the bustling local market. Clear customs and then hug the coast up to St. Pierre, site of the 1902 volcano tragedy.
DAY 4 : Rodney Bay, St Lucia (35 miles). Full day's sail down to St Lucia. Customs clearance (entry). Visit Pigeon Island, Reduit Beach and maybe the "Jump up" at Gros Ilet every Friday night.
DAY 5 : The Pitons, St Lucia (13nm). Explore Soufriere Bay and the Pitons and discover the volcano, the waterfalls and sulphur springs. Good snorkeling here.
DAY 6 : Ste. Anne (35nm) Full day's sail back to Martinique. Ste. Anne on the south coast is a charming village with its boutiques, restaurants and local market.
DAY 7 : Return to Marina Le Marin.