Castries

Castries is the capital city of . Founded by the French in 1650, Castries now has a population of just over 11,000. Of itself, Castries doesn't have a huge amount to offer visitors, and it's usually just a place that you'll pass through on your way to the more obvious attractions of Saint Lucia.
Photo: UpstateNYer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Hospital
A is a health care institution providing patient treatment with specialized medical and nursing staff and medical equipment. Photo: Schekinov Alexey Victorovich, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Aerodrome
is the smaller of the two airports in , the other being . Photo: Zidane hadeed, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Beach
is located 2 km north of Castries, , running parallel and immediately adjacent to the .

Church
The Cathedral Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, located in , Castries, , is the seat of the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Castries, currently Robert Rivas. Photo: Roitner, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Village
is one of the regions of the Caribbean island-nation . is situated 3 miles east of Castries.

Castries

Latitude
14.0096° or 14° 0' 34.5" north
Longitude
-60.9902° or 60° 59' 24.8" west
Open Location Code
776X2255+RW
Population
22,000
United Nations Location Code
LC CAS
Elevation
390 feet (119 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 4428259435
Geo­Names ID
3576812
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Castries
  • Amharic: ካስትሪስ
  • Arabic: Castries
  • Arabic: كاستريس
  • Armenian: Կաստրի
  • Armenian: Կաստրիս
  • Asturian: Castries
  • Azerbaijani: Kastris
  • Basque: Castries
  • Belarusian: Кастры
  • Belarusian: Кастрыз
  • Bengali: কাস্তেরিস
  • Bosnian: Castries
  • Breton: Castries
  • Bulgarian: Кастрийс
  • Bulgarian: Кастрис
  • Catalan: Castries
  • Cebuano: Castries
  • Chechen: Кастри
  • Chinese: Castries
  • Chinese: 卡斯特里
  • Chinese: 卡斯翠
  • Croatian: Castries
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  • Dimli (individual language): Castries
  • Dutch: Castries
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاستريس
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  • Esperanto: Kastrizo
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  • French: Castries
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  • Georgian: კასტრი
  • German: Castries
  • Greek: Κάστρις
  • Guarani: Castries
  • Gujarati: કાસ્ટ્રીઝ
  • Haitian: Kastri
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  • Hausa: Castries
  • Hebrew: קסטריז
  • Hebrew: קסטריס
  • Hindi: कास्त्रीस
  • Hindi: कैस्ट्रीज
  • Hungarian: Castries
  • Icelandic: Castries
  • Ido: Castries
  • Indonesian: Castries
  • Interlingue: Castries
  • Italian: Castries
  • Japanese: カストリーズ
  • Kannada: ಕ್ಯಾಸ್ಟ್ರೀಸ್
  • Kazakh: Кастри
  • Kirghiz: Кастри
  • Korean: 캐스트리스
  • Latin: Castries
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  • Marathi: कास्ट्रिज
  • Marathi: कॅस्ट्रीझ
  • Min Dong Chinese: Castries
  • Min Nan Chinese: Castries
  • Mingrelian: კასტრი
  • Moroccan Arabic: كاستريس
  • Norwegian: Castries
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Castries
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Castries
  • Novial: Castries
  • Occitan (post 1500): Castries
  • Ossetian: Кастри
  • Panjabi: ਕਾਸਤਰੀਸ
  • Persian: کاستریس
  • Piemontese: Castries
  • Polish: Castries
  • Portuguese: Capital de Santa Lúcia
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  • Romanian: Castries
  • Russian: Кастри
  • Russian: Кастрис
  • Sardinian: Castries
  • Saterfriesisch: Castries
  • Scots: Castries
  • Scottish Gaelic: Castries
  • Serbian: Castries
  • Serbian: Кастри
  • Serbian: Кастриз
  • Serbian: Кастрис
  • Serbo-Croatian: Castries
  • Serbo-Croatian: Kastri
  • Shona: Castries
  • Silesian: Castries
  • Sinhala: කස්ට්‍රයිස්
  • Slovak: Castries
  • Slovenian: Castries
  • Spanish: Castries
  • Swahili: Castries
  • Swedish: Castries
  • Swiss German: Castries
  • Tagalog: Castries
  • Tajik: Кастрис
  • Tamil: காஸ்ட்ரீஸ்
  • Telugu: క్యాస్ట్రీస్
  • Thai: Castries
  • Thai: แคสตรีส์
  • Tibetan: ཁ་སི་ཐྲིས་
  • Tibetan: ཁ་སི་ཐྲིས།
  • Tosk Albanian: Castries
  • Turkish: Castries
  • Udmurt: Кастри
  • Ukrainian: Кастрі
  • Urdu: کاستریس
  • Uzbek: Kastri
  • Veps: Kastri
  • Vietnamese: Castries
  • Waray (Philippines): Castries
  • Welsh: Castries
  • Western Frisian: Castries
  • Western Frisian: Kastrys
  • Wu Chinese: 卡斯特里
  • Yakut: Кастрис
  • Yoruba: Castries
  • Yue Chinese: 卡斯翠
  • Port Castries

Other Places Named Castries

  • Village in Hérault, Occitanie
  • Village in Hauts-de-France, France

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