Soufrière is a town on the West Coast of , in the eastern . The town and the surrounding district has a population of 7,935. It was colonized by the French and was the original capital of the island.
Photo: Gzdavidwong, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The Pitons are two mountainous volcanic plugs, volcanic spires, located in . Photo: Jayen466, Public domain.

, also known as the Soufrière Volcanic Center, is a 3.5 X 5 km wide caldera on the island of that formed approximately 32–39,000 years ago. Photo: Trent Foley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a geothermal field on the island of .

, also known as the Diamond Botanical Gardens, is home of the Diamond Waterfall and the oldest botanical gardens on the island of St.

Localities in the Area

is a populated place located on the West Coast of in the Quarter. is situated 3½ miles north of Soufriere. Photo: Mjr74, Public domain.


13.8541° or 13° 51' 14.8" north
-61.0586° or 61° 3' 30.9" west
Open Location Code
39 feet (12 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 6325423933
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: سوفريير
  • Bengali: সোফ্রিরে
  • Cebuano: Soufrière (kapital sa baranggay sa Saint Lucia, Soufrière)
  • Cebuano: Soufrière
  • Chinese: 蘇弗里耶爾
  • Danish: Soufriere
  • Dutch: Soufrière
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: سوفريير
  • English: Soufrière, Saint Lucia
  • English: Soufrière
  • Finnish: Soufrière
  • French: Soufrière
  • German: Soufrière
  • Greek: Σουφριέρ
  • Gujarati: સૌફ્રીરે
  • Hebrew: סופרייר
  • Hindi: सुफ्रिएर
  • Indonesian: Soufrière
  • Italian: Soufrière
  • Japanese: スフリエール
  • Japanese: スフレ
  • Kannada: ಸೌಫೈರೆ
  • Korean: 수프리에르
  • Latvian: Sufriēra
  • Lithuanian: Sufrieras
  • Malay (generic): Soufriere
  • Marathi: सौफ्रीरे
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Soufriere
  • Persian: سوفریه ره
  • Polish: Soufrière
  • Portuguese: Soufriere
  • Russian: Суфриер
  • Sinhalese: සොෆ්රයරේ
  • Spanish: Soufriere
  • Spanish: Soufrière
  • Swedish: Soufriere
  • Swedish: Soufrière (kvartershuvudort i Saint Lucia, Soufrière)
  • Swedish: Soufrière, Saint Lucia
  • Tamil: சௌபிரியர்
  • Telugu: సోఫ్రియర్
  • Thai: โซเฟรียร์
  • Turkish: Soufrière
  • Ukrainian: Суфріер
  • Urdu: سووفرییری
  • Vietnamese: Soufrière

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