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.
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Notable Places in the Area

The Pitons are two mountainous volcanic plugs, volcanic spires, located in . is situated 1½ miles south of Soufriere. 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. is situated 1½ miles southeast of Soufriere. Photo: Trent Foley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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

Tourist attraction
is the "world's only drive in volcano"; it is located in towards the southwestern side of the island, near Soufrière. is situated 1½ miles southeast of Soufriere.

Localities in the Area

is located on the West Coast of . is situated 3½ miles north of Soufriere. Photo: Mjr74, Public domain.


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