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5 Things To Know Before Your First Trip To The Guadeloupe Islands

Believe us: you’re going to want to visit this incredible french caribbean destination. but you need to do your homework first..

Guadeloupe Islands beach

Long regarded among the Caribbean's greatest "hidden gems," the Guadeloupe Islands are poised to emerge as one of the most dynamic, raved-about tropical destinations in the region, if not the world. That's not hyperbole, at least not as much as it is wishful thinking and/or an educated prediction, because to see this place in person is to understand just how magical and spiritually fulfilling it can be.

With the addition of seasonal nonstop JetBlue service from New York City to Pointe-à-Pitre, this French Caribbean archipelago has never been more accessible to U.S. travelers, and it's high time everyone learns what they've been missing out on. The thing about the Guadeloupe Islands, though, is that this isn't the "typical" Caribbean destination. You can't, or at least shouldn't, just pack your bags and board the next flight out of Terminal 5. (Although I certainly wouldn't blame you.)

Some of this information is common sense, but it still bears repeating and reinforcing. Here's what you need to know before your first visit to the Guadeloupe Islands.

Brush Up on Your French


I was warned several times that I wouldn't find many English speakers here, and so I tried my best to keep my Duolingo streak running strong ahead of my flight. Even that barely helped, because when the wheels touched down my brain had stage fright, and I did things like ask, "¿Cómo está?" instead of "Comment allez-vous?" This happened way more than I'd like to admit, but I know I'm not alone.

I recommend planning far enough in advance so that you can put some real effort into learning the basics. It isn't just about being able to communicate with hotel and restaurant staff, although that is a very important component. You should also want to understand and appreciate the regional cultures, and so being able to communicate with the people is essential.

The people are so genuinely nice and warm here that you'll want to at least have the opportunity to make new friends and learn from them. After all, they're the real experts and will offer the best advice on where to eat and drink.

Forget Me Nots

Fort Napoléon

No matter how many times we rehearse vacation preparation in our heads, some of that common sense gets shoved into a packing cube and is forgotten. Like, for example, when we landed in Pointe-à-Pitre and, coming back to Earth from the incredible views from the approach, I mumbled to myself: "I. Forgot. Euros."

It's not difficult to take care of this—you land at an airport, after all—but looking at the big picture, if you like to avoid ATM fees or you're apprehensive about using such machines in a foreign setting, then make sure you pack more than enough cash, because you never know when you'll come across a must-have piece of jewelry or art at a street vendor's tent, or when you'll find someone crafting tropical cocktails after a tiring hike to the cross atop Pointe des Châteaux.

You also might need an extra battery charger. I'm not talking about the Anker you already keep in your bag. I mean [DJ Khaled voice] another one. You will take so many photos and record so many videos that not only will your camera, phone and tablet batteries be put to the ultimate test, you might also want to bring a thumb drive or two to keep your new memories organized.

Oh, and don't forget your plug adapter. There are only Type C and E outlets to be found in the resorts here, so those battery chargers will be getting a ton of extra use if you forget your adapter. (I had to pick one up at the Club Med La Caravelle gift shop, and fortunately they took Visa.)

Run at the Island’s Speed

Fort Royal

My first impression of the Guadeloupe Islands was something like: "Oh my... this place is so green and amazing. Hey everyone, look how green and amazing this is!" My second impression was that everyone on the two main islands, Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre, drives like they are vying for pole position at an upcoming F1 race.

However, I'm not saying they're bad drivers. Anything but. I was caught off guard by how well my drivers navigated the crowded highways and made it feel like we were never really stuck in traffic, even when we occasionally were. I mention this because we were informed upon arrival at the airport that all car rental companies operate here, and I immediately pictured the highway scene from Clueless .

I do not recommend first- or even second-time visitors renting a car. More confident drivers might ignore this advice, but I cut my teeth on I-95 in Miami, and I will gladly cede all driving responsibilities to the professionals.

When you're out of the cars and vans, everything else runs at the speed of life, maybe even a little slower. There are fast food restaurants on the Guadeloupe Islands, so if getting in and out and moving on to the next adventure is your priority, then grab a Grand McFarmer and a Mars McFlurry from McDonald's and be on your way. But when you're dining at an oceanside spot—especially one that is crowded, in a smaller town, or both—sit back, order a Ti' Punch or two, and chillax.

I'm not saying food service is slow or servers ignore customers. Things just take a little longer. Honestly, I'm glad this was the case, because these islands offer views for days and there wasn't a TV in sight. Embrace the way time seems to stop, and this will feel like heaven.

Bring a Healthy Appetite


Even if you're in a hurry and McDonald's is the best option for keeping to your itinerary, I implore you to stop and reconsider more time for eating. The way so many of the local restaurants blend French, Creole and Caribbean flavors is nothing short of wizardry, and not one hour has gone by since my return that I don't think about when I'll have Chicken Colombo again.

And don't just make time for better food; try something new. I'm not much of a soup guy, but I challenged myself to try three different bowls at An Chodye La in Pointe-à-Pitre, and now I won't stop talking about the white bean soup. Every fish dish I ate was among the freshest I've ever had in my life, and if it weren't for a pesky shellfish allergy I would have been grabbing lobsters from the ocean with my bare hands (I'm not recommending you do that, because it might be frowned upon).

I don't even normally have red meat for lunch, what with my desire to be awake in the daytime, but the beefsteak served at Ti Bo Doudou in Terre-de-Haut was fantastic and well worth the sleepiness.

From the resorts to the tiny buildings that look like someone's living room, the Guadeloupe Islands boast incredible culinary treats for visitors both brave and picky. It'd be a shame to leave without trying most of them.

Get Your Hands Dirty


Sticking with my mantra of trying something new, the greatest strength of the Guadeloupe Islands is variety. This goes for everything from food to accommodations, but more than anything it reflects activities and adventures.

If you simply want a gorgeous beach or a cascading pool with views that seem like they were pulled from your iMac's default screensaver, that's fine. Head to Grand Anse beach on Basse-Terre (or the beach of the same name on Terre-de-Bas), Plage Du Souffleur on Grande-Terre, or the pool at La Toubana and your vacation will be made. But just know that there is so much more to enjoy on these incredible islands.

For example, I have never thought about visiting a cacao plantation and making my own chocolate bars, but when I learned that this was offered at Gwakako in Pointe-Noire, I couldn't wait to try. The same can be said for horseback riding, which I hadn't tried since childhood, but I was told that some of the best views of Basse-Terre were only accessible on horseback, and so it was off to Ranch de Moreau to see if that was true. (Spoiler alert: It was!)

Best of all, there's so much left for me to do on the next trip to the Guadeloupe Islands, and that desire to return again and again is really the best gift this glorious destination offers.



16 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Guadeloupe

Written by Karen Hastings Updated Apr 6, 2023

Guadeloupe's blend of lush natural beauty and rich Creole and French culture make it a magical place to visit. The archipelago is an overseas region of France, and Guadeloupe's food, language, culture, attractions, and things to do reflect this strong tie.

Aerial view of Guadeloupe

Palm-fringed beaches rim the coastline, and the interior is lush and mountainous, with waterfalls, hot springs, and an active volcano. Most of Guadeloupe hotels and many of the islands' tourist attractions dot the golden shores of the two main islands, Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre. Guadeloupe's largest city and cruise port, Pointe-a-Pitre, lies on the southern shore of Grande-Terre.

Guadeloupe also encompasses the smaller islands of La Desirade, Les Saintes (also called Îles des Saintes), and Marie-Galante, which also offer beautiful beaches and quaint villages. All Guadeloupe's islands boast excellent opportunities for birding; photography; hiking; and water sports such as snorkeling, swimming, and diving. Guadeloupe also hosts many colorful carnivals and festivals, including the five-day Mardi-Gras Carnival ending on Ash Wednesday.

Wondering about the best places to visit on your trip? Consult our list of the top attractions and things to do in Guadeloupe.

1. Terre-de-Haut Island, Les Saintes

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Terre-de-Haut Island, Les Saintes

Terre-de-Haut Island, the eastern island of Les Saintes, exudes a more European character than its western counterpart, Terre-de-Bas. The terrain and climate were unsuited to raising sugar, so the settlers were mainly fishermen.

Today, the pastel-colored houses and brightly painted fishing boats (saintoises) provide picturesque photo opportunities , and the island is a peaceful place to simply wander around and soak up a slice of local life.

Most visitors catch the 30-minute ferry from Point-a-Pitre or Trois-Rivière on Bass-Terre, and rent a scooter or golf cart to explore the island.

At the island's main village, Bourg des Saintes, "Sugarloaf" volcanic hill overlooks a curved blue bay fringed by white sand. The houses here are European in character, with whitewashed walls, red-tile roofs, and colorful gardens dotted with tropical flowers. After strolling around the village, stop by a boulangerie (bakery) for a special treat.

If beach time is your main mission, Plage de Pompierre is a calm bay, with picnic benches and swaying palms, and Crawen has a wilder feel.

On a hill overlooking the bay, 17th-century Fort Napoléon , with its historical museum and Exotic Garden, is one of the island's main tourist attractions.

Morne du Chameau , the highest point on the island, takes around two hours to ascend from Terre-de-Haut village.

Across the bay, Ilet à Cabrit is a small island where the ruins of 19th-century Fort Joséphine still stand.

Marie-Galante Island

Called the Big Pancake by its inhabitants, Marie-Galante is a round, flat island known for its gorgeous beaches. Sugar farming and tourism are the primary industries, and you can see the ruins of many windmills around the island.

Sunbathing, swimming, and hiking are popular things to do on Marie-Galante, and it's always fun to soak up the local vibe and attend community events.

Built in 1839, Château Murat was the biggest sugar plantation in Guadeloupe, and its eco-museum honors Marie-Galante's arts and culture, including the history of its sugar industry. Also on-site are a restored colonial mansion, windmill tower, the ruins of a sugar factory, and a medicinal garden.

Feuillere Beach and Anse Canot are two of the best beaches on the island, with pillowy-soft white sand and turquoise water.

Jardin Botanique de Deshaies, Basse Terre

Brimming with beautiful tropical flora and many colorful species of birds, Jardin Botanique de Deshaies is a peaceful botanical garden on Basse-Terre's northwest coast. Paths lined with bright splashes of bougainvillea wind throughout the grounds, where you can stroll among cascades, lily ponds, and gazebos.

Children will love visiting the aviary, where they can experience rainbow lorikeets descending on their outstretched arms. Parrot village is another popular point of interest at this fun attraction. This is home to six small houses filled with colorful macaws.

When you're feeling hungry, a hilltop restaurant provides beautiful views of the gardens and the sea, as well as a rushing waterfall.

Address: Deshaies 97126, Basse Terre

La Pointe des Châteaux, Grande-Terre

La Pointe des Châteaux is a photographer's dream. This scenic isthmus lies at the easternmost point of Grande Terre, with castle-like rock formations jutting out of the sea. The windy, wave-battered point exudes a rugged beauty reminiscent of Brittany.

A botanical path leads from the village to a vantage point among great black rocks. Here, you have a clear view to the islands of La Désirade, Petite-Terre, and Marie-Galante.

Nearby, you can walk to a wild and wind-whipped white-sand beach. The surf is rough here, though, so swim at your own risk. Also, this attraction can get quite busy with cruise ship passengers, so if you're looking for a quiet and romantic couples' retreat, plan accordingly.

Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre

Nature lovers of all kinds will find something to love at Guadeloupe National Park (Parc National de la Guadeloupe). Designated a World Biosphere Reserve by UNESCO , the park often draws more than a million visitors a year.

Among its many attractions are 300 kilometers of hiking trails; La Soufrière volcano at 1,467 meters; Col de la Matéliane at 1,298 meters; and a wide range of plants and animals, including 100 species of orchids and 11 species of bats.

Bird-watchers will enjoy the diversity here, with resident species such as the black woodpecker, pearly-eyed thrasher, and Lesser Antillean pewee.

A good way to take a sightseeing tour of the park is via Route de la Traversée (D23). This scenic trans-coastal highway winds through the tropical forest of majestic mahogany trees and bamboo. Along this route are lookouts, picnic areas, jungle waterfalls, and a staffed roadside center at Maison de la Forêt. You can also stop for a cooling swim at Cascade aux Ecrevisses , a small waterfall spilling into a pond.

One of the unique things to do in Guadeloupe is hike up La Soufrière volcano . You can also take another trail in the park to a series of waterfalls on the lower slopes of the volcano, known as Les Chutes du Carbet (Carbet Falls) .

Address: Habitation Beausoleil Montéran, 97120 Saint Claude

Jaguar at Zoo de Guadeloupe

Bordering Guadeloupe National Park, Zoo de Guadeloupe is a popular hilltop garden and nature reserve on the banks of the Rivière aux Hérbes. Around 85 species of animals are represented here, including many rare and endangered species.

What makes this zoo special is the setting. Hiking trails and hanging bridges weave through the tropical rainforest, making you feel as though you are deep in the jungle as you view the animals.

Among the many species of animals you can see here are tortoises, raccoons, monkeys, jaguars, snakes, and parrots, and you will also be surrounded by lush palms, plants, and vibrant tropical blooms. The rope bridges also offer spectacular views over the mountainous terrain.

Address: Route de la traversée, D23

Sainte-Anne Beach, Grande-Terre

Palm-fringed Sainte Anne is one of the most popular beaches in Guadeloupe. The seaside promenade skirting the shore is a lovely spot for a stroll, and the beach is busy but beautiful, with white sand and shallow water in dreamy shades of blue.

Basking on this beach is one of the top things to do in Grande-Terre. It's also a great spot for a swim, with typically calm waters. Near the beach is a selection of restaurants and market stalls selling local crafts.

To the west, fronting Club Med La Caravelle, Plage Caravelle is another beautiful beach with an offshore reef. Boasting fine white sand and the kind of turquoise water you dream about when envisioning a Caribbean vacation, this is by far one of the best beaches in Guadeloupe. The warm, shallow water makes this a popular beach for families, and the excellent snorkeling conditions are hard to beat.

If you prefer a little more serenity, Plage de Bois Jolan, to the east, is less crowded than Sainte-Anne, but you need to bring your own food and refreshments, as the beach lacks amenities. This is another great beach for families, with shallow water and soft sand. Another plus, there's plenty of parking.

Plage de Grande Anse

On the northeast coast of Basse-Terre, near Deshaies, Plage de Grande Anse is a picturesque slice of palm-lined sand and clear waters. This is one of the most beautiful beaches in Guadeloupe . Flanked by lush headlands, the beach stretches for more than a kilometer, with soft golden sand and plenty of shady trees.

Plage de Grande Anse is a wonderful beach for a stroll, and the waters are usually great for swimming, although the surf can be a little rough on windy days. It's not the best place for young children to swim, as the sea floor drops off suddenly beyond the shoreline.

A bonus here is that you can rent kayaks to paddle around the mangrove-fringed lagoon behind the beach.

After a morning of sunbathing and swimming, head over to the little cafés and food trucks near the parking lot, which sell mouthwatering crepes and other snacks.

Farther north, Plage de la Perle is another popular beach near Deshaies, with cafés and restrooms, and it tends to be a little quieter than Plage de Grande Anse.

Memorial ACTe

Anyone who wants a thorough understanding of the history of Guadeloupe, and indeed the history of slavery and colonialism around the world, should visit this important museum.

You can't miss the building. Topped with a tangle of crisscrossed metal on a black granite base, the striking structure sits on the waterfront in Pointe-a-Pitre, and is one of the city's top attractions . At night the building is evocatively lit, its colored lights reflecting on the water.

Mémorial ACTe seeks to cover the entire history of slavery, from plantation slavery to the post-abolitionist era to the present day. Multilingual audio guides add context and detail to the powerful exhibits, and temporary exhibitions present Caribbean artists' perspective of slavery through painting, sculpture, film, and photography.

If you're wondering what to do in Guadeloupe on a cruise, add this to your itinerary — it's a short stroll from the cruise terminal — and try to allow at least two or three hours to fully absorb all the exhibits.

Address: Darboussier, 97110, Pointe-à-Pitre

La Soufrière trail

The highest peak in the Lesser Antilles, La Grande Soufrière is an active volcano, which hikers can ascend on the Chemin des Dames trail . This approximately two-hour strenuous climb offers panoramic views from the highest points of the massif - as long as the weather is clear.

Along the way, you'll see a diversity of otherworldly landscapes. Hot springs, mud pools, and fumaroles punctuate the volcano's barren, black sides, and the triple waterfall of Chutes du Carbet flows down the eastern face of La Soufrière massif from a height of 115 meters. You can view the falls from lookouts.

Hikers who follow the trail to Etang As de Pique will find one of the largest of the mountainside lakes formed in craters on the volcanic massif, surrounded by lush hillsides.

Completing this hike requires sturdy hiking boots, plenty of water, and a reasonable level of fitness, which means it's not the best thing to do for families. Make sure you bring a rain jacket.

Interesting fact: The volcano has erupted eight times since 1660, with the last eruption in 1977.

Plage du Souffleur, Grande-Terre

One of Grande-Terre's prettiest beaches, Plage du Souffleur skirts the coast of Port-Louis, a small fishing village on the island's northwest coast. Sea grape trees and coconut palms fringe this picturesque stretch of white sand and aqua sea, offering plenty of shady patches to lay out your towel.

Depending on the conditions, you might find some decent waves here for body surfing, and when the water is calm, snorkeling can be fun. Food trucks sell Creole food and refreshments.

In nearby Port-Louis, brightly painted wooden houses and vintage iron lampposts give the town a cheery feel. A 20-minute drive through an area of desert vegetation leads to Pointe de la Grande Vigie , the northernmost point in Guadeloupe, with sweeping views across the sea to neighboring islands on clear days.

Jacques Cousteau's Underwater Reserve

Off the coast of Basse-Terre near Bouillante, the waters surrounding Pigeon Island comprise the Jacques Cousteau Underwater Reserve (Réserve Cousteau). Dive operators cater to all skill levels, and you can snorkel along the shallow-water reefs or view the coral and marine life from a glass-bottom boat.

The health of the reef here has declined in recent years, but you can still see fairly large schools of fish, as well as some colorful coral. Turtles, parrotfish, trumpetfish, and barracuda swim among the coral gardens here, and the area offers good wall and wreck dives. You can also kayak over to the reserve from the mainland.

Terre-de-Bas Island, Les Saintes

Much bigger, yet sleepier, than Terre-de-Haut, Terre-de-Bas is the western island of Les Saintes. Considered one of the most natural and wild islands in the Guadeloupe archipelago, it features small fishing villages, swimming beaches, and lush hiking trails.

Grande Anse on Terre-de-Bas features a small 17th-century church, a pretty bay, and a beach with huts for swimming and snorkeling. Hikers can also take the trail to the promontory of 273-meter-high Grande Montagne.

Gros-Cap is the main village of Terre-de-Bas with a ferry landing, restaurants, and places to stay nearby, as well as the starting points of roads and hiking trails.

Most visitors come here by ferry on a day trip from Terre-de-Haut Island.

Aerial view of La Désirade

Meaning "The Desired One" in French, La Désirade certainly lives up to its name for travelers who want to escape the tourist crowds. This peaceful island lies about a 45-minute rocky boat ride from Saint-Francois on the southeastern coast of Grande-Terre.

Composed of tabular rock, La Désirade is the oldest island in the Lesser Antilles and was once a leper colony. Today, it's a geological nature reserve.

Alluring palm-lined beaches, such as Fifi and Souffleur, ring the island, and coral reefs protect its shores. Snorkeling, swimming, and diving are all popular activities here, and a hiking trail at Le Morne du Souffleur offers spectacular sea views. You'll also see plenty of iguanas and goats during your visit.

Not far from La Désirade, the Petite-Terre islands are two uninhabited island nature reserves known for their biodiversity.

Aerial view of Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin Natural Reserve

Cradled between the northern shores of Basse-Terre and Grande-Terre, Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin Natural Reserve (Réserve Naturelle du Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin ) is a great place to soak up the wild side of Guadeloupe on a boat tour.

This 15,000-hectare reserve is a mosaic of mangrove forests, mudflats, coral reefs, seagrass meadows, turquoise lagoons, and tiny islets. It also encompasses transitional zones where sustainable human activity is permitted. Together with Guadeloupe National Park on Basse-Terre, it forms the UNESCO-listed Guadeloupe Archipelago Biosphere Reserve .

The reserve's diverse ecosystems harbor a wealth of wildlife. Turtles, sea urchins, giant sponges, and an impressive diversity of fish number among the many marine species. Birders can spot species such as kingfishers, herons, pelicans, and frigate birds.

You can visit the reserve on a guided boat tour. Usually called the Blue Lagoon excursion, the tour explores the mangroves and the Moustique River and allows time for snorkeling on the coral reefs and a stop at the tiny white-sand island of Ilet Caret , ringed by luminous turquoise water. If you don't speak French, make sure you request an English-speaking guide.

Peppers for sale in Pointe-a-Pitre

Shoppers will find Guadeloupe's best buys in the archipelago's largest town, Pointe-a-Pitre. French perfumes, jewelry, cosmetics, crystal, and fashion tempt shoppers at the Center Saint-John Perse , as well as the stores along Frébault, Nozières, and Schoelcher Streets.

Saint-Antoine market offers a zingy sampling of Creole flavors and Guadeloupe food products, and the colorful outdoor markets are fun places to visit, as much for their ambience as their merchandise, with many market vendors dressed in colors as bright as the tropical fruits they flaunt.

The harborside market sells spices, flowers, crafts, and clothing, and fishing boats tie up here to sell their catch.


For another taste of France in the tropics, Martinique sits south of Guadeloupe, with lush, mountainous terrain and fantastic opportunities for hiking. To the northeast, sublime St. Barts (Saint Barthélemy) also offers the alluring combination of Caribbean beauty and French culture, as well as some of the best beaches in the Caribbean .

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A guide to the islands of Guadeloupe

Tom Masters

Aug 29, 2017 • 6 min read

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Magnificent Guadeloupe, the southernmost of the Leeward Islands and the European Union’s largest territory in North America, has more than its fair share of natural beauty even by Caribbean standards. Stunning beaches, soaring mountains, superb food and spectacular diving are shared over the five main islands, each of which has its own special character and different reasons to visit. The joy of Guadeloupe is that you really don’t need to choose: even if you only have a week it’s perfectly possible to enjoy them all, as ferries go back and forth between them several times a day.

Features - France, Guadeloupe (French West Indies), Les Saintes archipelago, Terre de Haut, Marigot bay


Best for: Dining out

While Grande-Terre has been a traveler favorite for decades due to its gorgeous southern beaches, it’s now generally accepted that it boasts Guadeloupe ’s most exciting culinary choices as well. This is particularly true in and around the town of St-François, where a steady stream of jetsetters and yachties has given rise to some excellent establishments. Particularly outstanding are Iguane Café  for multicourse gastronomy, Le Mabouya dans La Bouteille  for a fusion of classical French dishes with Caribbean ingredients and Le Zagaya  for unpretentious but top notch seafood. Destination dining elsewhere on the island can be found at cozy yet sophisticated Koté Sud in Ste-Anne, a foodie favorite for its inventive Creole cuisine, and in the north of the island at Chez Coco , which overlooks a lovely private beach surrounded by the high cliffs of the so-called Porte d’Enfer . The sprawling and rather unattractive city of Pointe-à-Pitre , also on Grande-Terre, won’t be on many visitors’ radar, but its brand new and highly ambitious museum, Mémorial ACTe , tells the story of Guadeloupe’s brutal history of slavery and colonialism, and is an important stop for anyone visiting.

Getting There : Nearly all visitors to Guadeloupe arrive at Grande-Terre’s Pôles Caraïbes Airport or by ferry from neighboring Caribbean islands at Pointe-à-Pitre. Grande-Terre is also connected with direct services to all other islands in Guadeloupe, from Pointe-à-Pitre to Les Saintes and Marie-Galante ( jeansforfreedom.com ,  valferry.fr ) and from St-François to La Désirade (Archipel 1) and Les Saintes ( comatrile.com ), as well as by two road bridges to neighboring Basse-Terre.

Features - France, Guadeloupe (French West Indies), Grande Terre, Pointe a Pitre, Saint Antoine covered market (the oldest in the city), Spice Market


Best for: Hiking and Diving

Ironically Basse-Terre means ‘low land’ in French, which is a fairly poor description of this majestic stunner, whose thick foliage rises up to looming La Soufrière , the active volcano that towers over the entire island at 1467 meters and is the highest point in the Lesser Antilles. Around this giant, Basse-Terre boasts Guadeloupe’s only national park , filled with dense forest, misty peaks, rivers and waterfalls. Another reason to visit is the string of beachside villages on its northern coast, most charming of which is the yachtie and foodie hang out of Deshaies , a colorful and rather traditional Caribbean village that has garnered a dozen good restaurants and some very atmospheric hotels in recent years. Finally, Basse-Terre offers magnificent diving just off its western coast in the Réserve Cousteau , which surrounds tiny Pigeon Island.

Getting There: Access to Basse-Terre is a cinch from Grande-Terre, with two road bridges connecting the islands. Basse-Terre also enjoys multiple daily sailings to Les Saintes from Trois-Rivières ( ctmdeher.com ,  valferry.fr )

Features - La Soufrière volcano, island of Guadeloupe

La Désirade

Best for: Tropical Escape

Sitting a short distance off the craggy rock nose of Grande-Terre, La Désirade is something of an archetypal Caribbean fantasy, a child’s drawing of a desert island. Its unusual name comes from it being the first island Columbus saw on his second voyage, and thus the desired landfall for which he had been praying.  With its huge central bluff running much of its diminutive length, it’s an imposing place, with swaying palms overlooking idyllic white sand beaches and just one road extending along its southern side. The welcome is warm, and while there’s definitely a good number of day-trippers taking the ferry from Grande-Terre, this is the least touristic island in Guadeloupe and there are just a couple of hotels and a few restaurants. The sleepy ‘town’ of Beauséjour exudes old Caribbean charm and is the kind of place where everybody knows each other, while up at the tip of the island things get even quieter and more remote, ending in a dramatic flourish with the island’s lighthouse that looks out into the open ocean.

Getting There:   La Désirade can only be reached by ferry from Grande-Terre. There are two crossings per day  from St-François (on Archipel 1).

Features - He D?sirade by kite


Best for: Beaches & Rum

Flat as a pancake and not particularly alluring at first glance, Marie-Galante’s real draw can be found in the wonderful beaches that attract a loyal crowd of French holidaymakers. The island is rather too big to explore easily in just a day, and the locals seem fairly united in believing you should spend more time than that here. Indeed, many hotels don’t accept one- or two-night bookings to encourage just this. Do not miss sunning yourself on gorgeous Plage de la Feuillère and Plage de Petite Anse, and be sure to visit all three of the island’s charming towns:  bustling ‘capital’ Grand-Bourg, spectacularly set Capesterre and friendly St-Louis. Marie-Galante also has a number of historic rum distilleries to visit, where you can take a tour to see the entire manufacturing process from sugar cane to bottle. Distillerie Bielle , Distillerie Poisson and Domaine de Bellevue  are the most visited­­, and the latter has a gorgeous old windmill.

Getting There:  There are daily ferry connections between Pointe-à-Pitre on Grande-Terre and Marie-Galante’s main town Grand-Bourg  ( express-des-iles.com ,  jeansforfreedom.com ,  valferry.fr ), while the village of St-Louis has daily connections to both St-François on Grande-Terre and Les Saintes ( comatrile.com ).

Features - France, Guadeloupe (French West Indies), Marie Galante, Grand Bourg, market stall with local rums arranged (pineapple, passion fruit)

Les Saintes

Best for: Utter Charm

Unlike the other four main islands of Guadeloupe, the mountainous archipelago of Les Saintes is made up of nine different islands, though only two of them are inhabited. Tourism is focused on the island of Terre-de-Haut, and it’s quite possibly the loveliest place in the whole of Guadeloupe thanks to its Norman architecture, sophisticated restaurants and a backdrop of high, thickly forested hillsides. The beaches here are superb, too – don't miss a lazy afternoon on the Baie de Pompierre , with its friendly goats and wonderful little island to swim out to, or check out the stunning sand and wild waves of Grande Anse , where sadly it’s too rough to swim, but great for a long walk along an empty beach.

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Elsewhere on Terre-de-Haut you can visit historic Fort Napoleon , an imposing French defensive battery that now contains a museum; climb Le Chameau , the 309 meter peak that dominates Terre-de-Haut and affords wonderful archipelago views; and if you really want to get off the grid, take one of the hourly boats to neighboring Terre-de-Bas, a sleepy little island where little seems to have changed for decades.

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The Guadeloupe Islands

An overseas region of France, The Guadeloupe Islands are an archipelago covering some 630 square miles and made up of five main islands. A bridge connects the two most populated ones, Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre, while Marie-Galante, Les Saintes (actually a miniature archipelago of its own), and La Désirade are accessed via ferry. With the Caribbean to the west and the Atlantic to the east, these dreamy islands boast multicolored beaches, thick forests, hundreds of waterfalls, rugged bluffs, and offshore coral reefs. Grande-Terre is the main entry point and tourism hub, while Basse-Terre is home to Guadeloupe National Park and its active La Grande Soufrière volcano. Les Saintes melds French sophistication with a Caribbean rhythm, and has upscale shopping and dining to match its natural beauty.

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When’s the best time to go to The Guadeloupe Islands?

Guadeloupe enjoys a tropical climate with steady trade winds on the Atlantic side and temperatures hovering between 75 and 86 degrees Fahrenheit year-round. The rainiest season is June to October but thunderstorms rarely last. Wet days are more common in the forest areas of Basse-Terre. High season is December through February when travelers from Europe and North America flock to the islands, while summer is when the French take month-long vacations. With so many islands to explore, it never feels too crowded in Guadeloupe, but some areas, such as Les Saintes, do sell out quickly during high season. For a more culture-focused experience, visit during Carnival in February, or in August during the Fete des Cuisinières—a colorful festival dedicated to the island’s female chefs and queens of Creole cuisine, who parade in traditional costumes while tastings take place.

How to get around The Guadeloupe Islands

Getting to The Guadeloupe Islands is now easier, with flights on JetBlue from major U.S. cities, including New York, Boston, Fort Myers, Denver, and Los Angeles beginning in February 2020. American Airlines and Air France are also options out of Miami. Taxis are abundant—look for their official signage. Most visitors rent a car to have the most flexibility exploring the multiple islands. All the rental companies are based at Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport, and rental pickup and drop off is easy. The infrastructure across Guadeloupe’s main islands of Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre is developed, with well-marked highways and decent roads to most tourist sights, hotels, and attractions. You can also arrange for a driver during your stay if you’d rather not worry about getting lost. Island-hopping to Marie-Galante, La Désirade, or Les Saintes is easy via daily ferries, leaving from Pointe-à-Pitre, Trois-Rivières, Saint-Anne, or Saint-Francois. Book tickets online, or purchase them on-site at least one hour prior to departure.

Can’t miss things to do in The Guadeloupe Islands

There is no doubt Guadeloupe’s beaches are stunners, and the prime reason most visitors venture to the archipelago. Once there, you’ll notice the Guadeloupean way of life is about staying active and healthy. Hike the Guadeloupe National Park, where trails are marked by difficulty, and swim in one of its many waterfalls. Head to popular local beaches like Saint-Anne or La Datcha after sunset during the week, and join locals for an evening of volleyball, swimming, and snacking from food trucks. Pointe-à-Pitre is a must on Saturdays, when the streets come alive with gwo-ka drum performances on the way to the colorful markets. Island-hop to Marie-Galante for a feel of the old Caribbean and for the best local rhum, then head to Les Saintes for the ultimate mix of laid-back beaches and gourmet dining.

Food and drink to try in The Guadeloupe Islands

On the rise as a culinary capital of the Caribbean, the food scene in Guadeloupe is one of its strongest assets. With a blend of African, French, and Indian influences, local restaurants surprise diners not just with their flavors but also with their presentation. Meals kick off with a ti’ punch—a traditional stiff drink made with your choice of white rhum plus cane sugar and lime juice. Neutralize the kick by snacking on delicious accras de morue (cod fritters) or boudin créole (blood sausage). Common entrées include Colombo (a Sri Lankan–influenced curry-like stew with chicken) and seafood prepared in various ways, from lobster to crayfish to stuffed crabs. Try rice and beans as a side, with baked christophine (a type of gourd also known as chayota) topped with cheese. Dip anything in the onion-based sauce chien dip because it’s that good. If you’re roadside at night, find the bokit truck and bite into this fried, stuffed johnnycake. Desserts are taken seriously (you are in a French territory, after all) so be sure to save space for a banane flambée or mango soufflé.

Culture in The Guadeloupe Islands

Guadeloupeans are unabashedly proud of their African roots, taking pains to preserve that heritage alongside their French nationality. You’ll see it in the Creole cuisine, in the lively, colorful markets, in the former sugar plantations turned distilleries, and at museums like the Memorial ACTe, which commemorates the slave trade and Guadeloupe’s tortured history. You will also hear it in the local French Creole language, although French is the official tongue. But more than anywhere else, you will feel the African soul of Guadeloupe in its music. The primary folkloric tradition is gwo-ka (big drum), a high-energy drumming, chanting, and dancing that was born during slavery. A pillar of Guadeloupe’s heritage, gwo-ka (also spelled gwo ka and gwoka) is recognized by UNESCO as part of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Gwo-ka drummers come out at night on the beaches and will play in the streets on market days, among other occasions. You’ll also hear gwo-ka fused with other music played in the clubs of Pointe-à-Pitre. The other dominant genre of musical expression is zouk, a rapid-tempo, carnival-type beat popularized in the 1980s by internationally acclaimed band Kassav’. Their first hit, Zouk La Sé Sèl Médikaman Nou Ni (which means “zouk is our medicine”) took over the charts worldwide in Latin America, Europe, Africa, and even Asia. It’s no exaggeration to say that people often travel to Guadeloupe because of its zouk fame. You can listen and dance to live music at multiple nightlife and restaurant venues, the most popular of which are in Pointe-à-Pitre and Gosier on Grande-Terre. For the most raucous cultural celebration, visit Guadeloupe during Carnival, with celebrations kicking off in January.

For Families

Guadeloupeans love to stay fit and active, and they do so with their families. This healthy spirit, which also translates into other areas like dining and learning new things, helps make The Guadeloupe Islands an excellent destination for families. There are beaches to suit every family’s whim, and you can go surfing on Basse-Terre, windsurfing in Saint-Francois, or snorkeling and diving off Les Saintes Bay. As well as the national park’s multiple trails, waterfalls, and thermal baths, you can stroll through botanical gardens and learn about the flowers and birds there, visit ancient sugar mills on Marie-Galante, and explore historical colonial forts. For something less active but still informative, there’s always shopping the markets. Last but not least, the islands’ multiple Creole and French restaurants are all family-friendly and often have dedicated kids’ menus.

Local travel tips for The Guadeloupe Islands

Guadeloupeans always greet others when entering a place, and you should respond in kind. Sainte-Anne is a dream daytime beach escape, but it’s even better on weekend evenings when roadside stalls sell barbecued conch skewers served on banana leaves. On the road to popular sight Pointe des Châteaux, few know to stop at La Douche (the shower), a hidden cove off the main road with a small, golden-colored beach. The sea crashes against the rocks hard enough to splash high up into the air, creating a cooling spray that falls down onto you like shower droplets.

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Lebawit Lily Girma is an award-winning travel journalist and photographer specializing in the Caribbean region. A tropical bird since 2005, she’s lived in Jamaica, Grenada, Belize, and the Dominican Republic, aside from visits to other islands, including Guadeloupe. Lily’s writing and photography, focusing on culture, nature, and adventure, have been published in AFAR, Delta Sky, The Sunday Times Travel Magazine, and MorningCalm (Korean Air magazine), and on the BBC, CNN, Shermans Travel, and more. She is the author of several guidebooks for Moon Travel Guides, including Moon Belize, Belize Cayes, and Moon Dominican Republic. In 2016, Lily was honored with the Marcia Vickery Wallace Memorial Award for excellence in travel journalism from the Caribbean Tourism Organization. Follow her journey online at Sunshine and Stilettos.

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Why Go To Guadeloupe

There's no doubt Guadeloupe possesses a certain  je ne sais quoi – a spark that separates its sunwashed coasts from other Caribbean getaways. Sparkling white- and black-sand beaches extend into calm, cerulean waters, and verdant forests border the imposing La Soufrière volcano. And just a few miles south, quaint villages welcome visitors to centuries-old distilleries and remote sugar plantations. Put simply, Guadeloupe features an unspoiled natural setting with rustic charms. But that's not all this picturesque cluster of islands has to offer. Where else can you savor the sweet aroma of sugar and rum wafting through the air, taste tantalizing French-Creole flavors and lay your towel down along untouched stretches of sandy bliss?

But before you soak up Guadeloupe's sun and splendor, you'll need to get oriented. Guadeloupe's "mainland" constitutes two distinct islands: Basse-Terre (which is also the name of the region's capital city) and Grande-Terre (the islands' luxurious resort haven), which together form the shape of a butterfly. Basse-Terre comprises the western wing; Grande-Terre makes up the eastern wing.  Marie-Galante ,  La Désirade , and  Les Saintes  form a cluster of outer islands surrounding Basse-Terre and Grande-Terre. Each isle is secluded, enchanting and worthy of a daytrip. But if you're only visiting for a few days, don't miss your chance to indulge in a zesty  lambi  (conch) dish or sail around the islands' arresting archipelago.

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Best months to visit.

The best time to visit Guadeloupe is from December to May, when the weather remains warm and dry and daily highs rest in the mid-80s. Though pleasant temperatures last year-round, August and September's hurricane season can threaten your travel plans. And June, July, October and November's frequent showers and high humidity can put a damper on sightseeing. That said, if you don't mind the rain, you're likely to find significantly reduced room rates and fewer tourists at the end of November as the showers start to subside.

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What You Need to Know

  • Pack your passport  and  your ticket home To enter Guadeloupe, American visitors must present a passport with at least six months remaining validity and a return ticket.
  • Pack your swimsuit Some secluded strips attract nude and topless sunbathers; however, village beaches draw bikini-clad locals, so suit up unless you know stripping down is accepted.
  • Ti' punch  packs a big punch Guadeloupe's popular cocktail contains 100-proof rum. It usually also comes infused with fresh fruit, sweet syrup, and fresh-squeezed lime. If you would rather sip on a lighter (less concentrated) beverage, ask for  ti-bete.

How to Save Money in Guadeloupe

  • Skip high season If you don’t mind scattered rain showers, visit during Guadeloupe's wet season, which lasts from June through November. Hotels drop their rates quite a bit then.
  • Skip hotel beaches  Guadeloupe's best attraction – its powdery sands – are free of charge, except for the occasional parking fee. You'll save big by laying your towel on public sands rather than renting a chair at a hotel beach.
  • Skip the taxi ride  Instead of racking up expensive taxi fares, rent a car to explore Guadeloupe's picturesque rainforests and isolated beaches.

Culture & Customs

Guadeloupeans are known for their friendly demeanor and hospitality toward visitors, but you might encounter some language barriers outside of regular tourist spots. Like  Martinique , Guadeloupe's official language is French, but many Guadeloupeans speak French Creole as well. While there are English speakers at the resorts and other popular tourist areas, brushing up on your French and packing along a phrasebook can help topple the language barrier. Learning simple French terms, such as " bonjour "   ("good day") and " parlez-vous anglais? "   ("do you speak English?") will serve you well.

You'll also want to be mindful of wearing revealing swimwear or clothes beyond the shore as it could be offensive to Guadeloupe's more traditional older generation.

As part of the French West Indies, Guadeloupe falls under the French monetary system, making the euro the island's official currency. U.S. dollars are not accepted at most places, and some ATMs do not accept foreign bank cards. Plan ahead by exchanging money before your trip or visit a trusted currency exchange at the airport. If you run out of cash during your trip, your hotel concierge should be able to direct you to a reputable exchange center.

When it comes to tipping, restaurants generally add 15% in gratuity plus tax to the bill, so there's no need to leave extra. Hotels typically tack on a 10% to 15% service charge, but for particularly attentive staff, it's standard to leave an additional 10%.

What to Eat

Naturally, Guadeloupe is heaven for seafood lovers, but there are plenty of cuisines to please every appetite. Many spots specialize in French and Creole dishes, with a focus on using lots of spices and local fish and produce. Looks for dishes, such as  accras  (fritters made from cod or vegetables),  callaloo  (an herb soup made with bacon and a spinach-like leaf),  migan  (bananas and breadfruit), along with classics like moules et frites  (mussels in broth served with French fries), on local menus.

You'll also want to seek out bokit , a deep-fried naan-like bread stuffed with meat and vegetables and served with a refreshing hand-mixed coconut sorbet. Another sweet treat is tourment d'amour , which is a traditional tart made with coconut, banana or guava tart. It gets its name from wives of Les Saintes sailors, who made them while waiting for the return of their husbands at sea. And, of course, imbibe in a locally made rum to wash it all down with.

Getting Around Guadeloupe

The best way to get around Guadeloupe is by car, which you can easily pick up at Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport (PTP) in Grande-Terre's main city, as well as at popular resort areas. Another option is hailing a taxi, which you can do from the airport or major resort hubs. However, having your own set of wheels makes it easier to explore Guadeloupe's main islands, Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre. If you're planning to island-hop to  Les Saintes ,  Marie-Galante and  La Désirade , you'll need to catch a ferry from Pointe-à-Pitre .

Nonstop flights from New York City and Miami to Guadeloupe are available on JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Air France.

Entry & Exit Requirements

Whether you're arriving by air or by sea, you'll need a valid passport with at least six months of remaining validity and a return ticket or proof of continued travel to enter Guadeloupe. For more information, visit the U.S. Department of State's  website .

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Discover Guadeloupe and its islands through these nine fascinating and exotic tourist itineraries. Whether you seek to get lost in nature, discover the islands’ arts and crafts, or explore stunning landscapes, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Guadeloupe, and will leave our islands with a wealth of cherished memories.

  • South Basse-Terre: Thrilling Sensations in a Tropical Forest Setting
  • Côte-sous-le-vent: Artisanal Craftsmanship and Spectacular Diving
  • North Basse-Terre: Glimmers of Sugar Cane and Marine Breezes
  • North Grande-Terre: Stunning Landscapes and Cane Traditions
  • East Grande-Terre: Thrilling Emotions on Land and Sea
  • West Grande-Terre: Colors, Flavors, and a Glorious Past
  • Les Saintes: Marine Breezes and Sweet Relaxation
  • Marie-Galante: Non-Stop Charm in the Land of Sugar
  • La Désirade: Untouched Landscapes, Shared Emotions

Tourist attractions

Locate Guadeloupe tourist sites, organized by theme, and explore our islands from a unique perspective. Whether it’s volcanoes, diving, architecture, or arts and crafts you’re looking for, you’ll find an abundance of both natural and cultural attractions in our beautiful Caribbean paradise.

  • Waterfalls, Rivers, Other bodies of water
  • Parks, Gardens, Forests
  • Volcanoes, Landscapes, Panoramas
  • Beaches, Water Sports, Diving
  • Islands, Marshlands, Mangroves
  • Architecture, Monuments, Windmills
  • Local Products, Arts and Crafts, Museums

Communes of Guadeloupe

Make the most of your trip by exploring the 32 communes of Guadeloupe, their places of interest, and top-rated businesses. You won’t want to miss any of the treasures that might be hidden just a stone’s throw away.

  • Anse-Bertrand
  • Baie-Mahault
  • Basse-Terre
  • Capesterre-Belle-Eau
  • Capesterre-de-Marie-Galante
  • La Désirade
  • Grand-Bourg
  • Morne-à-l'Eau
  • Petit-Bourg
  • Petit-Canal
  • Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pointe-Noire
  • Saint-Claude
  • Sainte-Anne
  • Sainte-Rose
  • Saint-François
  • Saint-Louis
  • Terre-de-Bas
  • Terre-de-Haut
  • Trois-Rivières
  • Vieux-Habitants

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  • “La Renaissance” movie theater - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • 1st and 2nd Carbet Waterfalls - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • 3rd Carbet Waterfall - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • 5 February 1967, Square - Petit-Canal
  • 9 August 1882 Square - Terre-de-Bas
  • Acomat Falls - Pointe-Noire
  • Acomat Point - Trois-Rivières
  • Adventitious Church of Vieux-Habitants - Vieux-Habitants
  • Airfield - Saint-François
  • AIslands Cove - Sainte-Rose
  • Alexina Garden - Le Gosier
  • Allée de la Liberté - Bouillante
  • Allée Dumanoir - Capesterre Belle Eau
  • Allée Dumanoir Recreational Area - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Almond Tree Beach - Sainte-Rose
  • Amédée Detreaux Velodrome - Baie-Mahault
  • Amédée Fengarol Primary School - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Amerindian Garden of the Edgar Clerc Museum - Le Moule
  • Amerindian Heritage - Baillif
  • Ancien monastère Saint-Antoine - Basse-Terre
  • Anse à Sable Beach - Bouillante
  • Anse Colas - Anse-Bertrand
  • Anse Crawen - Terre-de-Haut
  • Anse de Pigeon - Bouillante
  • Anse du Fond Curé - Terre-de-Haut
  • Anse du Souffleur beach - Port-Louis
  • Anse Duché Beach - Bouillante
  • Anse Dupuy - Vieux-Fort
  • Anse Feuillard Cove - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Anse Laborde Beach - Anse-Bertrand
  • Anse-Bertrand - 5 276 Hab.
  • Aquaculture Park - Pointe-Noire
  • Aquarium - Le Gosier
  • Arboretum - Trois-Rivières
  • Assainissement district - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Audoin River - Le Moule
  • Babin Beach - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Back Cove - Terre-de-Bas
  • Bagasse-Coal Plant - Le Moule
  • Baie de Blachon - Lamentin
  • Baie-Mahault - 31 069 Hab.
  • Baillif - 5 801 Hab.
  • Balloon Bridge - Sainte-Anne
  • Banana Wood Waterfall - Lamentin
  • Basse-Terre - 11 049 Hab.
  • Battery Point - Deshaies
  • Beach of the Other Side - Le Moule
  • Beaufond Windmill - Anse-Bertrand
  • Beauplaisir Windmill - Port-Louis
  • Beauport Guadeloupe - Port-Louis
  • Beautiran Path - Petit-Canal
  • Beautiran Site - Petit-Canal
  • Bébian school - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Begging Mayor Square - La Désirade
  • Belin windmill - Port-Louis
  • Belmont Plantation Slave Dungeon - Trois-Rivières
  • Bernard Refinery - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Bétin plantation - Port-Louis
  • Bettino Lara Media Library - Basse-Terre
  • Beuthier windmill - Port-Louis
  • Bézard windmill - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Bielle Distillery - Grand-Bourg
  • Big Basin - Saint-Louis
  • Big Hill - Deshaies
  • Big Hole Pond - Terre-de-Bas
  • Big Mouth Chasm - Saint-Louis
  • Big Pond - Capesterre Belle Eau - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Big Sand Beach - Sainte-Anne
  • Bik-Kontakaz - Sainte-Anne
  • Bisardy Plantation - Gourbeyre
  • Bishopric - Basse-Terre
  • Blackberry Bush Cove - Terre-de-Bas
  • Blessed Savior Cove - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Blondeau Plantation - Vieux-Fort
  • Blonzac Aquatic Garden - Goyave
  • Blower Beach - La Désirade
  • Blue Pool - Gourbeyre
  • Boat Cove - Saint-François
  • Boat Cove - Bouillante
  • Boat Cove - Vieux-Habitants
  • Bois-Debout Plantation - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Bologne Distillery - Basse-Terre
  • Botanical Garden - Basse-Terre
  • Botanical Garden - Deshaies
  • Bouillante - 7 528 Hab.
  • Bras du Fort Falls - Goyave
  • Budan Windmill - Anse-Bertrand
  • Bust of Augustin Gourbeyre - Gourbeyre
  • Bust of Delgrès - Saint-François
  • Bust of Delgrès - Deshaies
  • Bust of Delgrès - Goyave
  • Bust of Delgrès - Vieux-Habitants
  • Bust of Félix Eboué - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Bust of Félix Eboué - Sainte-Rose
  • Bust of General Frébault - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Bust of Jean Louis - Goyave
  • Bust of Louis Delgrès - Pointe-Noire
  • Bust of Lucien Bernier - Saint-François
  • Bust of Victor Schœlcher - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Buste de Félix Eboué - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Cadoue Windmill - Anse-Bertrand
  • Calvary Nature Park - Le Gosier
  • Camille Soprann Square - Saint-Louis
  • Camp Jacob - Saint-Claude
  • Capès-Dolé Bottling Plant - Gourbeyre
  • Capesterre Belle-Eau - 19 315 Hab.
  • Capesterre de Marie-Galante - 3 355 Hab.
  • Caraïbes Mountains - Vieux-Fort
  • Caravelle Beach - Sainte-Anne
  • Caravelle Surf Spot - Sainte-Anne
  • Caribbean Beach - Pointe-Noire
  • Caribbean Mountains - Gourbeyre
  • Carmelite Square - Basse-Terre
  • Carved Rock Archeological Park - Trois-Rivières
  • Casino de Saint-François - Saint-François
  • Cassava Factory - Sainte-Anne
  • Cassava Factory - Petit-Bourg
  • Cayenne Cemetery - Saint-François
  • Cemetery - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Cemetery - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Cemetery Square - Le Moule
  • Center for Embroidery and Textile Arts - Vieux-Fort
  • Central Covered Market - Basse-Terre
  • Central Market - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Champ d’Arbaud Parade Grounds - Basse-Terre
  • Changy Hindu Temple - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Chapel Beach - Anse-Bertrand
  • Chapel Our Lady of Charity - Le Moule
  • Chapelle Notre Dame de Guadeloupe - Saint-Claude
  • Chapelle Notre Dame du Phare - La Désirade
  • Chapelles - Port-Louis
  • Chapp House - Basse-Terre
  • Chevalier de Saint-Georges Square - Basse-Terre
  • Christ the King Church at Les Mangles - Petit-Canal
  • Church of Notre Dame du Bon Port - Petit-Bourg
  • Church of Our Lady of Good Help - Port-Louis
  • Church of Saint Phillip and Saint John - Petit-Canal
  • Church of Saint-Louis - Bouillante
  • Church of Sainte-Anne - Goyave
  • Church of Sainte-Thérèse de l'Enfant Jésus - Petit-Bourg
  • Church of St. John the Baptist - Le Moule
  • Church of St. John the Baptist - Baie-Mahault
  • Church of St. Peter and St. Paul - Deshaies
  • Church of the Immaculate Conception - Les Abymes
  • Church of the Immaculate Conception - Grand-Bourg
  • Church Square - Saint-François
  • Church Square - Saint-Louis
  • Cicéron Alley - Basse-Terre
  • Cimetière des Indiens - Saint-François
  • Ciné-Théâtre - Lamentin
  • City Hall - Les Abymes
  • City Hall - Basse-Terre
  • City Hall - Vieux-Habitants
  • City Pavilion - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Claire Fontaine Plantation - Baillif
  • Cliff Trace - Anse-Bertrand
  • Cliffs - Vieux-Fort
  • Cluny Beach - Sainte-Rose
  • Cœur de Bouillante - Bouillante
  • Coffee Museum - Vieux-Habitants
  • Colo Pool - Petit-Bourg
  • Colonial House - Le Moule
  • Column and Bust of Marianne - Bouillante
  • Commemorative plaque in homage to Justin Catayée - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Courthouse - Basse-Terre
  • Crab House - Le Moule
  • Crawfish Cascade - Petit-Bourg
  • Crazy Cove Beach - Grand-Bourg
  • Damencourt Nature Park - Le Moule
  • Damoiseau Distillery - Le Moule
  • Dampierre windmill - Le Gosier
  • Datcha Beach - Le Gosier
  • Delgrès Stele - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Departmental Residence - Le Gosier
  • Descamps House, Birmingham Plantation - Baie-Mahault
  • Deshaies - 4 215 Hab.
  • Deshaies Cove - Deshaies
  • Deshaies Diving - Deshaies
  • Desmarais Distillery - Saint-Claude
  • Dévarieux windmill - Petit-Canal
  • Deville-Maisoncelle Path - Petit-Canal
  • Diavet and Bwé ponds - Le Gosier
  • Distillerie Bellevue - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Diving - Bouillante
  • Dolé Public Pool - Gourbeyre
  • Domaine de la Lise - Bouillante
  • Domaine de St-Paul - Sainte-Anne
  • Du Mont Cove - Le Gosier
  • Duval Site - Petit-Canal
  • Eco-museum of Guadeloupe - Sainte-Rose
  • Eco-Touristic Park of Trois-Pointes - Vieux-Fort
  • Edgar Clerc Museum - Le Moule
  • Eiffel Bridge - Pointe-Noire
  • Eiffel-style Bridges - Goyave - Goyave
  • Eloi Germain Interpretive Garden - Terre-de-Bas
  • Escape Hill - Sainte-Anne
  • Escaped Slave Memorial - Sainte-Anne
  • Espace Thermo-Ludique René Toribio - Lamentin
  • Espace Wizosky - Le Moule
  • Fanfan Beach - La Désirade
  • Father Labat Tower - Baillif
  • Fatima Chapel - Le Moule
  • Félix Eboué Square - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Ferry Battery - Deshaies
  • Ferry Cove - Deshaies
  • Feuillère Beach - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Fidelin Pond - Les Abymes
  • Fiesque Duchesne Stadium - Baie-Mahault
  • Fifi Beach - La Désirade
  • Fig Tree Beach - Terre-de-Haut
  • Fishing and Pleasure Boat Port - Sainte-Rose
  • Fishing Port - Saint-François
  • Fishing Port - Le Moule
  • Fishing Port - Deshaies
  • Folle-Anse Cargo Port - Grand-Bourg
  • Fontaine Adolphine - Saint-Claude
  • Footbridge of the Two Banks - Le Moule
  • Former Cotton Mill - La Désirade
  • Former Dorot Distillery - Saint-Louis
  • Former Duval Refinery - Petit-Canal
  • Former Fidelin Pottery Works - Terre-de-Bas
  • Former Grosse Montagne Sugar Plant - Lamentin
  • Former health care center and maternity hospital - Port-Louis
  • Former Law Courts - Port-Louis
  • Former Leper Colony - La Désirade
  • Former Marquisat Factory - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Former Power Plant: La Friche - Baie-Mahault
  • Former Prison - Petit-Canal
  • Former Prison - Goyave
  • Former Prison - Anse-Bertrand
  • Former Rex movie theater - Port-Louis - Port Louis
  • Former Saint-Jacques plantation - Saint-François
  • Former Weather Station - La Désirade
  • Fort Fleur d'Epée - Le Gosier
  • Fort l'Olive - Vieux-Fort
  • Fort Louis - Le Gosier
  • Fort Louis Delgrès - Basse-Terre
  • Fort Napoleon - Terre-de-Haut
  • Fortune Islet - Goyave
  • Fountain - Gourbeyre
  • Fresque murale du lycée de Baimbridge - Les Abymes
  • Gadet Lookout - Deshaies
  • Galion Falls - Saint-Claude
  • Galion Gorges - Saint-Claude
  • Gardel Factory - Le Moule
  • Gaschet Ravine - Petit-Canal
  • Gates of Hell - Le Moule
  • Gates of Hell - Anse-Bertrand
  • Gédéon-Bambou park - Morne-A-L'Eau
  • General Council Building - Basse-Terre
  • Gertrude Square - Petit-Bourg
  • Gerty Archimède Museum - Basse-Terre
  • Gerville-Réache Secondary School - Basse-Terre
  • Getz Plantation - Vieux-Habitants
  • Gilles Floro Culture House - Gourbeyre
  • Girard windmill - Petit-Canal
  • Giratoire “Les amarreuses de Jabrun” - Baie-Mahault
  • Gissac windmill - Sainte-Anne
  • Godet windmill - Petit-Canal
  • Good Mother Factory - Sainte-Rose
  • Gourbeyre - 7 986 Hab.
  • Gourd Cove Beach - Saint-François
  • Goyave - 7 761 Hab.
  • Grand Cove Beach - Deshaies
  • Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin Bay - Sainte-Rose
  • Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin Natural Preserve - Baie-Mahault
  • Grand Pierre windmill - Saint-Louis
  • Grand-Anse Beach - Terre-de-Bas
  • Grand-Bourg - 5 409 Hab.
  • Grand-Bourg Beach - Grand-Bourg
  • Grand-Point Battery - Trois-Rivières
  • Grande Anse Sugar Refinery - Grand-Bourg
  • Grande Rivière à Goyaves - Lamentin
  • Grande Vigie Point - Anse-Bertrand
  • Grande-Anse Battery - Trois-Rivières
  • Grandfond Windmill - Anse-Bertrand
  • Grands Fonds - Le Gosier
  • Grands Fonds - Sainte-Anne
  • Grands Fonds - Le Moule
  • Grands Fonds - Les Abymes
  • Great Cove Beach - Trois-Rivières
  • Greenery Point - Le Gosier
  • Guyonneau Plantation - Deshaies
  • Habitation Desmarets - Basse-Terre
  • Habitation La Mahaudière - Anse-Bertrand
  • Harbor Terminal - Saint-François
  • Helleux Surf Spot - Sainte-Anne
  • Henry Sidambarom Stela - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Heritage House - Basse-Terre
  • Hiking Trails - Gourbeyre
  • Hiking Trails - La Désirade
  • Hiking Trails - Terre-de-Bas
  • Hiking Trails - Pointe-Noire
  • Hindu temple - Les Abymes
  • Hindu Temple of Gaschet - Port-Louis
  • Hot baths of Matouba - Saint-Claude
  • House of Bananas - Trois-Rivières
  • House of Cacao - Pointe-Noire
  • House of the Elders - Basse-Terre
  • Hummingbird Point - La Désirade
  • Ilet Boissard - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Ilet Caret - Sainte-Rose
  • Ilets de Carénage, Ilet Blanc, Ilet la Biche - Sainte-Rose
  • Indian Memorial - Saint-François
  • Information Office and Bust of Louis Delgrès - Gourbeyre
  • International Golf Course - Saint-François
  • Isle of the Goats - Terre-de-Haut
  • Jardin de la Rencontre - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Jérôme Cléry Municipal Auditorium - Basse-Terre
  • Jolan Woods Beach - Sainte-Anne
  • Karukera Rum Distillery - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Karuptures – Totem, Work of Edgar Negret - Lamentin
  • Karuptures, Lumi-Naissance - Lamentin
  • Karuptures, Madonna and Child, work of Leopoldo Maler - Lamentin
  • Karuptures, Physiochromie du Lamentin, work of Carlos Cruz Diez. - Lamentin
  • Karuptures, Tribute to the abolition of human slavery, work of Erik Dietman - Lamentin
  • Kreol West Indies - Grand-Bourg
  • Kreol West Indies Museum Space - Saint-François
  • L’Herminier House - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • L’il Cove Beach - Pointe-Noire
  • La Coulisse - Trois-Rivières
  • La Darse - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • La Désirade - 1 549 Hab.
  • La Grivelière Plantation - Vieux-Habitants
  • La Lézarde Falls - Petit-Bourg
  • La Lézarde River - Petit-Bourg
  • La Mahaudière Windmill - Anse-Bertrand
  • La Marianne - Pointe-Noire
  • La Pastorale House - Trois-Rivières
  • La Ramée Plantation - Sainte-Rose
  • La Rose Plantation - Goyave
  • Ladder Cove - La Désirade
  • Lagoon Beach - Saint-François
  • Lake Gaschet - Port-Louis
  • Lamentin - 16 313 Hab.
  • Latchmansing temple - Shiva temple - Saint-François
  • Laura Flessel Sports Complex - Petit-Bourg
  • Le Chameau - Terre-de-Haut
  • Le Gosier - 27 920 Hab.
  • Le Gosier Islet - Le Gosier
  • Le Moule - 22 404 Hab.
  • Leeward Coast House - Vieux-Habitants
  • Leroux Beach - Deshaies
  • Les Abymes - 56 581 Hab.
  • Letaye Dam - Le Moule
  • Lethière Street - Sainte-Anne
  • Lethière Traffic Circle - Sainte-Anne
  • Liberty Square - Basse-Terre
  • Lighthouse - Vieux-Fort
  • Little Cove Beach - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Little River Beach - La Désirade
  • Loiseau Plantation - Vieux-Habitants
  • Louis Delgrès Stela - Saint-Claude
  • Lovers’ Pool - Gourbeyre
  • Lubeth windmilll - Petit-Canal
  • Lycée Carnot - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Maison de la Forêt - Petit-Bourg
  • Maison de la Mangrove - Les Abymes
  • Maison Monnerville - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Maisons typiques - Anse-Bertrand
  • Malendure Beach - Bouillante
  • Mambia beach - Sainte-Rose
  • Mamelles Zoological Park - Bouillante
  • Man Réaux Mall - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Mangrove Swamp - Le Gosier
  • Mangrove Swamps - Petit-Canal
  • Mangrove Swamps - Saint-Louis
  • Mangrove-la Ka - Port-Louis
  • Manioc Factory - Deshaies
  • Marigot Bay - Terre-de-Haut
  • Marina - Saint-François
  • Marina - Le Gosier
  • Marina - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Marina traffic circle - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Marius Chipotel Square - Sainte-Anne
  • Market - Sainte-Anne
  • Market - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Marquisat de Sainte-Marie Estate - Capesterre Belle-eau
  • Marshes - Port-Louis
  • Massabielle church - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Massif de la Madeleine - Trois-Rivières
  • Matouba Factory - Saint-Claude
  • Matouba Falls - Saint-Claude
  • Maurice Cove - Petit-Canal
  • Max Mathurin Stela - La Désirade
  • Mayoumbé windmill - Saint-Louis
  • Mays Cove - Saint-Louis
  • Médiathèque Ernest J. Pépin - Lamentin
  • Mémorial ACTe - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Mémorial aux victimes de 1925 - Petit-Canal
  • Memorial to the First Day - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Memorial to the Sacrifice of Delgrès - Les Abymes
  • Memorial to the victims of May 1967 - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Memorial to Victor Schoelcher - Vieux-Habitants
  • Mémorial Victor Schœlcher - La Désirade
  • Memorial Wall - Les Abymes
  • Ménard windmill - Saint-Louis
  • Michaux windmill - Petit-Canal
  • Mills - Saint-François
  • Moko Bridge - Lamentin
  • Moko Bridge - Sainte-Rose
  • Montal Beach - Le Moule
  • Montebello Distillery - Petit-Bourg
  • Monument aux morts - Anse-Bertrand
  • Monument aux morts (“War Memorial”) - Lamentin
  • Monument of the Eternal Flame to the Unknown Slave - Petit-Canal
  • Monument to Christopher Columbus - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Monument to Freedom - Petit-Canal
  • Moreau Falls - Goyave
  • Moreau Interpretive Trail - Goyave
  • Morel Trace - Terre-de-Haut
  • Morne Calvaire - Les Abymes
  • Morne de la Mémoire - Les Abymes
  • Morne-à-l'Eau - 17 504 Hab.
  • Morne-Rouge School - Sainte-Rose
  • Murat Plantation and Eco-Museum of Marie-Galante - Grand-Bourg
  • Musée de la graine - Trois-Rivières
  • Museum of Costumes and Traditions - Le Gosier
  • Museum of Days Gone By - Petit-Canal
  • National Theater - Basse-Terre
  • Nature Park - Petit Canal
  • Neg Mawon Stela - Petit-Bourg
  • Néron Plantation - Le Moule
  • Night Market - Saint-François
  • Night Market - Sainte-Anne
  • Night Market - Petit-Bourg
  • Notre Dame du Mont-Carmel Church - Basse-Terre
  • Notre Dame Sanctuary - Deshaies
  • Notre-Dame de Guadeloupe Cathedral - Basse-Terre
  • Novilos Courtyard - Basse-Terre
  • Nozières Bridge - Saint-Claude
  • Oceanfront - Basse-Terre
  • Old Mill Trace - Petit-Canal
  • Old Town Hall - Saint-Claude
  • Olive Bay - Saint-François
  • Olympe Victor Auguste Combes Giratoire - Lamentin
  • Open-Air Theater - Lamentin
  • Oratory - Goyave
  • Ornithological site of Ravine Sable - Anse-Bertrand
  • Osange Talis Gane Multimedia Library - Sainte-Anne
  • Ouatibi Tibi Park - Le Moule
  • Our Lady of Calvary Chapel - La Désirade
  • Our Lady of Good Help Church - La Désirade
  • Our Lady of Good Hope - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Our Lady of Jarry Chapel - Baie-Mahault
  • Our Lady of the Assumption Church - Terre-de-Haut
  • Our Lady of the Assumption Church - Pointe-Noire
  • Our Lady of the Assumption Church - Trois-Rivières
  • Palace of Culture Felix Proto - Les Abymes
  • Palais d'Orléans (Prefecture Building) - Basse-Terre
  • Paradise Pool - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Paradoxe Croisières - Saint-François
  • Parc de la Source - Bouillante
  • Parc de la Verdure - Lamentin
  • Parc National - Saint-Claude
  • Paul Aubin windmill - Port-Louis
  • Paul Lacavé Memorial - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Paul Mado Multimedia Library - Baie-Mahault
  • Paved Path Ravine - Le Gosier
  • Pearl Beach - Deshaies
  • Pebble Beach - La Désirade
  • Pebble Cove - La Désirade
  • Perrin Canal - Les Abymes
  • Petit Carbet Plantation-Refinery - Trois-Rivières
  • Petit Cul-de-Sac Marin - Petit-Bourg
  • Petit-Bourg - 24 507 Hab.
  • Petit-Canal - 8 262 Hab.
  • Petit-Havre Beach - Le Gosier
  • Petite Anse Cove - Terre-de-Bas
  • Petite Terre - La Désirade
  • Petite-Anse beach - Bouillante
  • Pichon Square - Basse-Terre
  • Pigeon Isles - Bouillante
  • Place Camille Desmoulins - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Place de la Mairie - Bouillante
  • Place de la Victoire - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Place Frédéric Jalton - Les Abymes
  • Place Gerty Archimède - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Place Gourbeyre - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Plage de Grande-Anse - Terre-de-Haut
  • Plage de l'Anse Canot - Saint-Louis
  • Plage de la Porte d'Enfer - Anse-Bertrand
  • Plage de Moustique - Saint-Louis
  • Plaine de Grippon - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Plaisance windmill - Port-Louis
  • Plantation Grand Café - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Plate Point Trail - Anse-Bertrand
  • Plateau du Palmiste - Gourbeyre
  • Platform of Beron (Bonne Mère) - Sainte-Rose
  • Point Bleu Soleil - Gourbeyre
  • Point Helleux Beach - Sainte-Anne
  • Pointe Allègre - Sainte-Rose
  • Pointe des Châteaux - Saint-François
  • Pointe-à-Pitre - 16 427 Hab.
  • Pointe-Noire - 6 519 Hab.
  • Poisson Distillery - Grand-Bourg
  • Pôle Caraïbes Airport - Les Abymes
  • Polishing block of Dindé - Sainte-Rose
  • Pompierre Beach - Terre-de-Haut
  • Pond Beach - Vieux-Habitants
  • Pond Trace Hiking Trail - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Ponds - Anse-Bertrand
  • Pont de la rivière du Plessis - Baillif
  • Port - Petit-Canal
  • Port - Port-Louis
  • Port - La Désirade
  • Port - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Port - Grand-Bourg
  • Port - Saint-Louis
  • Port - Baie-Mahault
  • Port de Vieux-Bourg - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Port Galbas - Sainte-Anne
  • Port of Jarry - Baie-Mahault
  • Port-Louis - 5 867 Hab.
  • Pottery Kiln - Trois-Rivières
  • Poyen windmill - Petit-Canal
  • Presbytery - Port-Louis
  • Primary School “Alice Delacroix“ - Petit Canal
  • Public Park and Fountain - Trois-Rivières
  • Pulling bull contests - Anse-Bertrand
  • Pulling bull contests - district of Guéry - Anse-Bertrand
  • Pulling Bulls - Baie-Mahault
  • Punch Pond and Pirogue Factory - Grand-Bourg
  • Rambouillet Cross - Port-Louis
  • Raoul Georges Nicolo Media Library - Le Gosier
  • Ravine Sable (Sand Ravine) - Anse-Bertrand
  • Red Bridge - Deshaies
  • Red Head - Terre-de-Haut
  • Regional Council of Guadeloupe - Basse-Terre
  • Rémy Nainsouta Center - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • René Boisneuf Multimedia Library - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Réserve Cousteau - Bouillante
  • Rifflet Beach - Deshaies
  • Ring of Slavery - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Rivière de la Coulisse - Trois-Rivières
  • Rocroy Beach - Vieux-Habitants
  • Rodriguez Cove - Terre-de-Haut
  • Rooster Cove - Saint-Louis
  • Roseau Beach - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Rotours Canal - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Roussel-Trianon Sugar Planation - Grand-Bourg
  • Rue Achille-René Boisneuf - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Rue Frébault - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Rum Museum - Sainte-Rose
  • Sailing Center - Goyave
  • Saint Anne Church - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Saint Bernadette Church of Grands Fonds - Sainte-Anne
  • Saint Denis Church - Anse-Bertrand
  • Saint Dominic Church - Baillif
  • Saint Hyacinth Church - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Saint Rose of Lima Church - Sainte-Rose
  • Saint-Albert Church - Vieux-Fort
  • Saint-André church - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Saint-Augustin Church - Saint-Claude
  • Saint-Charles Borromée Church - Gourbeyre
  • Saint-Claude - 10 587 Hab.
  • Saint-Felix Beach - Le Gosier
  • Saint-François - 14 609 Hab.
  • Saint-Jacques Racetrack - Anse-Bertrand
  • Saint-John Perse Museum - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Saint-Joseph Church - Vieux-Habitants
  • Saint-Joseph de Cluny Day School - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Saint-Louis - 2 540 Hab.
  • Saint-Louis Beach - Saint-Louis
  • Saint-Louis Church - Le Gosier
  • Saint-Louis Plantation - Baillif
  • Saint-Nicolas Church - Terre-de-Bas
  • Saint-Pierre and Saint-Paul church - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Sainte-Anne - 25 037 Hab.
  • Sainte-Anne Church - Sainte-Anne
  • Sainte-Claire Beach - Goyave
  • Sainte-Rose - Sainte-Rose
  • Sainte-Trinité Church - Lamentin
  • Saintes Bay - Terre-de-Haut
  • Salabouelle Cove - Le Moule
  • Saline Beach - Le Gosier
  • Saltwork Beach - Le Gosier
  • Salty Cove - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Sans Fenêtre Windmill - Anse-Bertrand
  • Sarrault Square - Petit-Bourg
  • Schœlcher Museum - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Schœlcher Square - Sainte-Anne
  • Sé la vi la ki pli bèl (“Life is Beautiful”) Sculpture - Basse-Terre
  • Seashore - Pointe-Noire
  • Seaside cemetery - Port-Louis
  • Sens River Beach - Gourbeyre
  • Sens River Marina - Gourbeyre
  • Sentier de l'Acomat - Trois-Rivières
  • Sentier Lavolvaine - Port-Louis
  • Séo Pond - Sainte-Anne
  • Séverin Estate - Sainte-Rose
  • Shell House - Basse-Terre
  • Shoreline Trail - Le Gosier
  • Shrine of Our Lady of Tears - Pointe-Noire
  • Silver Basin Port - Pointe-Noire
  • Simaho Beach - Vieux-Habitants
  • Simonière pond - Saint-François
  • Site of the 1962 Boeing Jet Crash - Deshaies
  • Slave Cemetery - Capesterre Belle-eau
  • Slave Memorial - Saint-François
  • Slave Steps - Petit-Canal
  • Small Fort - Le Moule
  • Social Hall - Lamentin
  • Sofaïa Sulfur Springs - Sainte-Rose
  • Sonis Cultural Center - Les Abymes
  • Source de Poucet - Le Gosier
  • Source de Thomas - Bouillante
  • Source of the Rivière Rouge - Saint-Claude
  • Sports Center - Le Gosier
  • Spot de Damencourt - Le Moule
  • Spot de La Bouelle - Le Moule
  • Spot de La Chapelle - Anse-Bertrand
  • Spot de La Station - Le Moule
  • Square Christophe Colomb (Christopher Columbus Square) - Baie-Mahault
  • Square Guy Cornély - Les Abymes
  • Statue of Gandhi - Saint-François
  • Statue of Joseph Ignace - Les Abymes
  • Statue of Martin Luther King - Saint-François
  • Statue of Nelson Mandela - Les Abymes
  • Statue of the mulatto woman, “Solitude” - Les Abymes
  • Statue of Vélo, the King of ka - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Sucrerie de Nogent - Sainte-Rose
  • Sugar Cane Tradition - Baie-Mahault
  • Sugar Loaf Mountain - Terre-de-Haut
  • Sylvathèque - Gourbeyre
  • Tabarin Cove Beach - Le Gosier
  • Taliseronde Beach - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Tarare Cove - Saint-François
  • Teddy Riner Square - Vieux-Habitants
  • Terre-de-Bas - 1 097 Hab.
  • Terre-de-Haut - 1 699 Hab.
  • The Carénage district - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • The district of “Grand-Baie“ - Le Gosier
  • The Former Arsenal - Basse-Terre
  • The former City Hall - Les Abymes
  • The former Darboussier factory - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • The former factory in Blanchet - Morne-à-l'Eau
  • The former factory in Pointe-à-Retz - Morne à l'Eau
  • The Galleries - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • The Geothermal Plant - Bouillante
  • The Law Courts - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • The Mutual Insurance Building - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • The New Courthouse - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • The Observer - Deshaies
  • The Old Municipal Jail - Bouillante
  • The Old Town Hall - Bouillante
  • The Pointe des Châteaux Cross - Saint-François
  • The Port - Petit-Bourg
  • The Port - Goyave
  • The Rotunda - Saint-François
  • The Sulfurer Volcano - Saint-Claude
  • Three Bridges - Sainte-Anne
  • Three Islands Beach - Grand-Bourg
  • Three-Horn Falls - Sainte-Rose
  • Tillet Beach - Deshaies
  • Tourist House - Saint-Claude
  • Town Beach - Sainte-Anne
  • Town Hall - Sainte-Anne
  • Town Hall - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Town Hall - Port-Louis
  • Town Hall - Grand-Bourg
  • Town Hall - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Town Hall - Petit-Bourg
  • Town Hall - Sainte-Rose
  • Town Hall - Lamentin
  • Town Hall - Pointe-Noire
  • Town Hall - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Town Hall - Trois-Rivières
  • Town Hall - Baillif
  • Town Hall - Saint-Claude
  • Town Hall - Baie-Mahault
  • Town Hall - Petit-Canal
  • Town Hall Square - Terre-de-Haut
  • Town Hall Square - Petit-Bourg
  • Tradewinds Beach - Le Moule
  • Traditional Houses - Petit-Bourg
  • Traditional Houses - Pointe-Noire
  • Traditional Houses - Basse-Terre
  • Trois-Rivières - 8 625 Hab.
  • Typical houses - Port-Louis
  • Typical houses - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Typical houses - Morne-à-l'Eau - Morne à l'Eau
  • Valombreuse Gardens - Petit-Bourg
  • Vanibel Estate - Vieux-Habitants
  • Vernou Residential Quarter - Petit-Bourg
  • Viard Beach - Petit-Bourg
  • Viard River - Sainte-Rose
  • Victor Schœlcher Column - Anse-Bertrand
  • Victor Schœlcher Square - Grand-Bourg
  • Victor Servan Soliman Nature Park - Petit-Bourg
  • Vieux-Bourg church - Morne-A-l'Eau
  • Vieux-Fort - 1 897 Hab.
  • Vieux-Fort Beach - Saint-Louis
  • Vieux-Habitants - 7 602 Hab.
  • Volcanology and Seismology Laboratory - Gourbeyre
  • Walking and Hiking - Bouillante
  • War Memorial - Sainte-Anne
  • War Memorial - Petit-Canal
  • War Memorial - Port-Louis
  • War memorial - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • War Memorial - Les Abymes
  • War Memorial - Saint-Louis
  • War Memorial - Baie-Mahault
  • War Memorial - Petit-Bourg
  • War Memorial - Pointe-Noire
  • War Memorial - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • War Memorial - Vieux-Habitants
  • Water Cove - Saint-François
  • Water Sports Center - Saint-François
  • Water Sports Center - Sainte-Anne
  • Water Sports Center - Sainte-Rose
  • Waterfront - Sainte-Anne
  • Waterfront - Baie-Mahault
  • Waterfront Boulevard - Le Moule
  • Wharf - Trois-Rivières
  • White Grape Beach - Saint-François
  • White Water Bridge - Le Moule
  • Wind Farms - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Wind Turbines - La Désirade
  • Wind Turbines - Terre-de-Bas
  • Wonche Colonial House - Baie-Mahault
  • World Trade Center Complex - Baie-Mahault
  • Yellow Baths - Saint-Claude

Where to stay Hotels, Apartments, Cottages

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  • A2L Parapente Guadeloupe - Air - Le Moule
  • Aérodrome de Saint-François - Air - Saint-François
  • Aéroport Pôle Caraïbes - Air - Les Abymes
  • Air Guadeloupe - Paragliding flight - Le Moule
  • Alizé Plongée - Nautical - Bouillante
  • Alizés Vacances - Apartment - Le Moule
  • Anny Location - Car - Deshaies
  • Anny Location - Car - Pointe-Noire
  • Anse Auto Services - Car - Anse-Bertrand
  • Archipel (Comadile) - Sea - Saint-Francois
  • Archipel (Comadile) - Sea - La Désirade
  • Atmosphère - Water Sports - Sainte-Anne
  • Atmosphère - Water Sports - Le Gosier
  • Au Bon Vivre - Sea view - Terre-de-Haut
  • Au Jardin des Colibris - Cottage - Deshaies
  • Au Petit Grill - Sea view - Terre-de-Bas
  • Auberge de la Vieille Tour - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Auberge Le Grand Large - Hotel - Sainte-Anne
  • Auto Discount - Car - Saint-François
  • Autolagon - car - Les Abymes
  • Autolagon - Car - Petit-Canal
  • Autolagon - Car - Anse-Bertrand
  • Autolagon - Car - Port-Louis
  • Aventure Cétacés - Excursions - Bouillante
  • Beleau car - Car - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Bellevue Gîtes - Cottage - Petit-Bourg
  • Bik Kontakaz - Land - Sainte-Anne
  • Burner Location - Car - Sainte-Rose
  • Bwa Chic - Hotel - Saint-François
  • Café de la Marine - sea view - Terre-de-Haut
  • Canella Beach - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Caneval Elian - Car - Grand-Bourg
  • Cap Sud Caraïbes - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Caprice des iles - Sea view - Baillif
  • Capthéo2 - Two-wheeled - Terre-de-Haut
  • Caraïb' Bay Hotel - Hotel - Deshaies
  • Caraïbe Kayak - Kayak rental - Snorkeling - Bouillante
  • Caraïbes Flyboard - Water sports - Port-Louis
  • Caraïbes Gliss - Water sports - Pointe-Noire
  • Carrefour Location - Car - Baie-Mahault
  • Charly Excursions - Nautical excursion - Terre-de-Haut
  • Chez Clara - Sea view - Sainte-Rose
  • Chez Denis - Country - Gourbeyre
  • Chez Gisèle & Philippe - Cottage - Terre-de-Haut
  • Chez Joby Jack - Holiday cottage - Anse-Bertrand
  • Choukasik - Local Product - Port-Louis
  • Chris Auto - Car - Sainte-Anne
  • Chris Auto - Car - Saint-François
  • Claude'Car - Car - Bouillante
  • Club Caravelle - Cottage - La Désirade
  • Club Med - Hotel - Sainte-Anne
  • Coco Beach Resort - Hotel - Grand-Bourg
  • Cœur Caraïbes - Cottage - Deshaies
  • Cubix Location - Car - Grand-Bourg
  • Cubix Location - Saint-Louis
  • Domaine de Belle Plaine - Landscape - Sainte-Rose
  • Domaine de la Grande Vigie - Holiday cottage - Anse-Bertrand
  • Domaine de Vanibel - Cottage - Vieux-Habitants
  • Donuts BBQ Boat - Boat rental without a license - Saint-François
  • Ecovolt Rent - Car - Sainte-Rose
  • Ediloca - Rent a car - Vieux-Fort
  • ELI Autogire - Air - Grand-Bourg
  • Elite Location - Car - Bouillante
  • Entre ciel et mer - Sea view - Le Gosier
  • Espace Caraïbes - Holiday cottage - Anse-Bertrand
  • Fanélie Location - Cottage - Deshaies
  • Get Out Guadeloupe - Escape Game - Baie-Mahault
  • Gina Auto - Rent a car - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Gîtes Ayonbety - Cottage - Le Moule
  • Gîtes Kaladja - Cottage - Port-Louis
  • Gîtes Laroseraie - Cottage - Lamentin
  • Gîtes Les Colibris - Cottage - Saint-Claude
  • Gîtes Pavillon - Cottage - Gourbeyre
  • GPE Plongée - Sea - Bouillante
  • Green Blue House - Apartment - Saint-François
  • Guada Découverte - Sea - Sainte-Rose
  • Guadeloupe Pêches Sportives - Water sports - Pointe-Noire
  • Gwad Loc - Car - Petit-Bourg
  • Gwada Drink Bike - Drink Bike - Saint-François
  • Gwada Pagaie - Sea - Bouillante
  • Gwadacar - Car - Sainte-Anne
  • Gwadive - Water sports - Port-Louis
  • Habitation du Comté - Country - Sainte-Rose
  • Habitation Grande Anse - Apartments - Deshaies
  • Habitation Thara - Cottage - Le Moule
  • Hostellerie des Châteaux - Hotel - Saint-François
  • Hôtel Clipper - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Hôtel Fleur d'Epée - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Hôtel Fort Royal - Hotel - Deshaies
  • Hôtel La Maison Créole - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Hôtel Le Petit Havre - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Hôtel Résidence Le Golf Village - Hotel - Saint-François
  • Hôtel Rotabas - Hotel - Sainte-Anne
  • Hôtel Salako - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • Hôtel St-John Perse - Hotel - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Iguana Beach (Comatrile) - Sea - Saint-François
  • Iguana Beach (Comatrile) - Sea - Terre-de-Haut
  • Iguana Beach (Comatrile) - Sea - Saint-Louis
  • Iguana Locations - Car - Terre-de-Bas
  • Iguane Café - Sea view - Saint-François
  • Jardin Malanga Hôtel - Hotel - Trois-Rivières
  • Jericho Gîtes et Spa - Apartment - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Jumbo Car - Rent à car - Les Abymes
  • Jumbo Car - Rent a car - Le Gosier
  • Jumbo Car - Rent a car - Baillif
  • Jumbo Car - Rent a car - Gourbeyre
  • Jumbo Car - Rent a car - Baie-Mahault
  • Jumbo Car - Rent a car - Sainte-Anne
  • Karukera Surf Club - Surf - Le Moule
  • Kazanne - Cottage - Pointe-Noire
  • L'Anthonis - City centre - Anse-Bertrand
  • L'Océanite - Country - Saint-Louis
  • La Belle Chaudière - Country - Lamentin
  • La Caféière Beauséjour - Cottage - Pointe-Noire
  • La Case à Fernand - City centre - Anse-Bertrand
  • La Case Créole - Town - Gourbeyre
  • La Cocoteraie - Hotel - Saint-François
  • La Colline Verte - Cottage - Deshaies
  • La Créole Beach Hôtel & Spa - Hotel - Le Gosier
  • La Dilettante - Cottage - Terre-de-Bas
  • La Ferme Ti-Bou - Discovery farm - Petit-Bourg
  • La Kaz à Coyoky - Cottage - Anse-Bertrand
  • La Paillotte - Sea view - Terre-de-Haut
  • La Payotte - Sea view - La Désirade
  • La Playa - Sea view - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • La Pointe d'Argent - Hotel - Pointe-Noire
  • La Rhumerie du Pirate - Sea view - Saint-François
  • La route du Rhum - Sea view - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • La Toubana Hôtel & Spa - Hotel - Sainte-Anne
  • La Toumbana - Country - Terre-de-Haut
  • La Vallée de Guéry - Holiday cottage - Anse-Bertrand
  • La Vieille Sucrerie - Cottage - Saint-Claude
  • Le Banana's Plage - Sea view - Deshaies
  • Le Bougainvilliers Blanc - Pointe-Noire
  • Le Domaine du Rocher Noir - Cottage - Pointe-Noire
  • Le Grillo - Country - Petit-Canal
  • Le Jardin Tropical - Cottages - Bouillante
  • Le Kontiki - Sea view - Sainte-Anne
  • Le Loueur 971 - Car - Le Gosier
  • Le M Hôtel de charme - Hotel - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Le Nautilus - Sea - Bouillante
  • Le Parc aux Orchidées - Cottage - Pointe-Noire
  • Le Phare - Sea view - Vieux-Fort
  • Le Poisson d'Or - Sea view - Port-Louis
  • Le Rayon Vert - Hotel - Deshaies
  • Le Rocher de Malendure - Sea view - Bouillante
  • Le Soleil Levant - Hotel - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Le Tam Tam - Town - Le Gosier
  • Le Tapeur - Landscape - Pointe-Noire
  • Le Touloulou - Sea view - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Le Verger de Sainte-Anne - Cottage - Sainte-Anne
  • Le Vieux Port - Sea view - Saint-François
  • Les Balançoires - Sea view - Terre-de-Haut
  • Les Bananes Vertes - Cottage - Saint-Claude
  • Les Cycas - Cottage - Saint-Claude
  • Les Flots Bleus - Cottage - La Désirade
  • Les Fruits de Goyave - Cottage - Goyave
  • Les Gîtes de l'Union - Holiday cottage - Les Abymes
  • Les Hauts de Deshaies - Cottage - Deshaies
  • Les Heures Saines - Sea - Bouillante
  • Les Orchidées de Sainte-Anne - Cottage - Sainte-Anne
  • Les Petits Figuiers - Cottage - Terre-de-Haut
  • Les Villas de Tisource - Cottage - Pointe-Noire
  • Lisa Locations - Car - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • LoBleu - Hotel - Terre-de-Haut
  • Locama - Car - Pointe-Noire
  • Location Réflexe - Car - Baie-Mahault
  • Loisirs aux Saintes - Sea - Terre-de-Haut
  • Magaloc - Car - Les Abymes
  • Magaloc - Car - Grand-bourg
  • Magaloc - Car - Saint-Louis
  • Magauto - Car - Grand-bourg
  • Magauto - Car - Saint-Louis
  • Majesty Palm - Apartment - Saint-François
  • Majesty Palm - Sea - Saint-François
  • Mawaly - Nautical excursion - Terre-de-Haut
  • MG Auto - Car - Grand-Bourg
  • MKG Centre Nautique - Water sports - Deshaies
  • Moreau Ranch - Landscape - Goyave
  • Noé Bus Tour - Land - Baie-Mahault
  • O Cœur de Deshaies - Cottage - Deshaies
  • Paradis Tropical - Holiday Cottage - Baillif
  • Paradoxe Croisières - Sea - Saint-Francois
  • Parc Aquacole - Land - Pointe-Noire
  • Pharmacie Louis - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmaciy Grand Baie - Pharmacyl - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy Allard François Nicole - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Azar - Pharmacy - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy Baie Side - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Bajoc Cornélie - Pharmacy - Morne-A-L'Eau
  • Pharmacy Beaubois-Boucard - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Belcourt - Baie-Mahault
  • Pharmacy Bernos - Pharmacy - Gourbeyre
  • Pharmacy Berry - Pharmacy - Sainte-Rose
  • Pharmacy Berthelot - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Berthelot - Pharmacy - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy Cap Santé - Pharmacy - Baie-Mahault
  • Pharmacy Capet - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Carmentine - Pharmacy - Goyave
  • Pharmacy Caruel Werter - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy Cava - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Centale - Pharmacy - Grand-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Centrale - Pharmacy - Gourbeyre
  • Pharmacy Copaver-Nesty - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Coudair - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy Dahomay - Pharmacy - Petit-Canal
  • Pharmacy de Gissac - Pharmacy - Sainte-Anne
  • Pharmacy de l'Océan - Pharmacy - Sainte-Anne
  • Pharmacy de la Mairie - Pharmacy - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy de la Place - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy de la Plage - Pharmacy - Capesterre de Marie-Galante
  • Pharmacy de la Poste - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy de La Rosière - Pharmacy - Lamentin
  • Pharmacy De Losteau - Pharmacy - Bouillante
  • Pharmacy de Losteau - Pharmacy - Bouillante
  • Pharmacy de Pointe Bacchus - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy de Pointe-Noire - Pharmacy - Pointe-Noire
  • Pharmacy de Port-Louis - Pharmacy - Port-Louis
  • Pharmacy de Rigaud - Pharmacy - Morne-A-L'Eau
  • Pharmacy de Versailles Vacher-Baudin - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Deblaciat - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Deleplace - Pharmacy - Sainte-Rose
  • Pharmacy Delta - Pharmacy - Anse-Bertrand
  • Pharmacy des Isles - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Diochot - Pharmacy - Deshaies
  • Pharmacy du bourg - Pharmacy - Bouillante
  • Pharmacy du C.M.B. - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy du Centre - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy du Fort - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy du Lagon - Pharmacy - Sainte-Anne
  • Pharmacy du Marché - Pharmacy - Morne-A-L'Eau
  • Pharmacy du Marché - Pharmacy - Saint-François
  • Pharmacy Dugamin - Pharmacy - Lamentin
  • Pharmacy Eboué - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy FDM - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Fleur de Canne - Pharmacy - Sainte-Rose
  • Pharmacy Foucan François - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Frébault - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Gatibelza - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy Girard Dugamin - Pharmacy - Lamentin
  • Pharmacy Golf - Pharmacy - Saint-François
  • Pharmacy Gombauld Céline - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy H. Petit - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy Hibiscus - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Kancel Ketty - Pharmacy - Sainte-Anne
  • Pharmacy La Rose des Vents - Pharmacyp - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy Leffet Théodore - Pharmacy - Lamentin
  • Pharmacy Les Camélias - Pharmacy - Sainte-Anne
  • Pharmacy Luce Juliette - Pharmacy - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy Lydia Marcin - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Mangou - Pharmacy - Gourbeyre
  • Pharmacy Médicis - Pharmacy - Goyave
  • Pharmacy Mérault Raymond - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Michel Manicom - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Miquel - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Montout Pascal - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy of Assainissement - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy of Damencourt - Pharmacy - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy of Gosier - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy of Grand Camp - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy of Kermadec - Pharmacy - Sainte-Rose
  • Pharmacy of Leader - Pharmacy - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy of Moudong - Pharmacy - Baie-Mahault
  • Pharmacy of Pointe d’Or - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy of Saint-Félix - Pharmacy - Le Gosier
  • Pharmacy of the airport - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy of the Cité des Métiers - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy of the Licorne - Pharmacy - Saint-François
  • Pharmacy of the Town Hall - Pharmacy - Baie-Mahault
  • Pharmacy Perianin - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Pharmescillia - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Pineau Geneviève - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Pineau Hélène - Pharmacy - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Pharmacy Pont - Pharmacy - Pointe-Noire
  • Pharmacy Port Caraïbes - Pharmacy - Saint-François
  • Pharmacy Renaison - Pharmacy - Basse-Terre
  • Pharmacy Richeval - Pharmacy - Morne-A-L'Eau
  • Pharmacy Roussel - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Sainte-Anne - Pharmacy - Sainte-Anne
  • Pharmacy Salomon - Pharmacy - Morne-A-L'Eau
  • Pharmacy Saulo - Pharmacy - Petit-Canal
  • Pharmacy Sena - Pharmacy - Petit-Canal
  • Pharmacy Siban - Pharmacy - Morne-àl'Eau
  • Pharmacy Spartien Gilberte - Le Moule
  • Pharmacy Synesius - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Tocny - Pharmacy - Anse-Bertrand
  • Pharmacy Urgin-Bart - Pharmacy - Petit-Bourg
  • Pharmacy Vila Rémi - Pharmacy - Les Abymes
  • Pharmacy Weter Caruel - Pharmacy - Le Moule
  • Pierre & Vacances - Hotel - Sainte-Anne
  • Piton plongée - Diving - Deshaies
  • Pro rent - Car - Baie-Mahault
  • Racines é zel - Cottage - Vieux-Fort
  • Racing Moto Cross of Merlande - Landscape - Lamentin
  • Relax Boat - Self-drive boat - Bouillante
  • Résidence Bougainvillée - Cottage - Petit-Bourg
  • Résidence Madelia - Apartment - Port-Louis
  • Revenge Fishing - Water sports - Deshaies
  • Rochers Caraïbes - Cottage - Pointe-Noire
  • Sademar - Sea - Saint-François
  • Saint Germain (Comadile) - Sea - Saint-François
  • Sexy Quad Evolution - Land - Lamentin
  • Simonato Location - Car - Sainte-Anne
  • Sogoyloc - Car - Goyave
  • Sucrerie de Nogent - Cottage - Sainte-Rose
  • Sucrerie de Nogent - Country - Sainte-Rose
  • Sun 7 Beach - Sea view - Grand-Bourg
  • The Blue Café - Country - Saint-François
  • Ti Kaz La - Sea view - Terre-de-Haut
  • Ti Kaz là - Sea view - Terre-de-Haut
  • Ti Madras - Sea view - Anse-Bertrand
  • Ti Village Créole - Sainte-Anne
  • Transports Vala - Land - Terre-de-Bas
  • Tropic Car - Car - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Uhaïna Croisières - Sea - Saint-François
  • ULM Caraïbes - Flying over Guadeloupe - Saint-François
  • Vague d'Argent - Sea view - Capesterre Belle-Eau
  • Val Ferry - Sea - Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Val'Ferry - Sea - Grand-Bourg
  • Val'Ferry - Sea - Trois-Rivières
  • Val'Ferry - Sea - Terre-de-Haut
  • Vert Intense - Land - Saint-Claude
  • Village Honoré - Apartment - Saint-François
  • Voil'ô Saintes - Sail - Catamaran - Terre-de-Haut
  • VPM Bestsail - Water sports - Le Gosier
  • VV Location - car - Terre-de-Bas
  • Zone Evasion Antillaise - Leisure - Les Abymes

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15 Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe

Floating like a butterfly in the midst of the Leeward Islands, Guadeloupe’s duo of main islets – Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre – stretch out like two fluttering wings.

But oh how different they are! In the west, Basse rises to mist-topped, waterfall-doused peaks that belch plumes of sulphuric volcanic ash into the humid airs.

In the east, the rocky edges of flat Grande cascade down to gorgeous beaches like Plage Caravelle, spotted with sunbathers and stylish resort hotels.

This makes Guadeloupe a place (which also made it to our best islands to visit in the Caribbean ) that’s suited to a whole host of different travelers, drawing everyone from intrepid explorers with the promise of the Carbet Cataracts and hiking routes through primeval rainforests, to shoppers with the market stalls of Pointe-a-Pitre, and relaxation lovers with pretty Marie-Galante and the Iles des Saintes.

But it doesn’t end there either, because there’s legendary seafood, potent rum and more to taste, along with a rich history of colonialism, French rule, plantation ownership and more to uncover…

Let’s have a look at the best things to do in Guadeloupe :

1. Take in the drama on the Pointe des Chateaux

Pointe des Chateaux

Jutting its way out dramatically from the extreme eastern edge of the island of Guadeloupe, this craggy headland of rock and salt-washed stone is unquestionably one of the natural must-sees here.

Likened by many a visitor to a shipwreck, the small, sculpted peninsula displays cliffs and geological protrusions aplenty.

The spot is also famed for the blustery trade winds that buffet it all year long, which draw in crowds of kite fliers and makes for some seriously dramatic wave crashes against the shore.

Surfers, meanwhile, will hit the white-capped swells of Grandes Salines, and walkers will look for the tiny islet of La Desirade, which can be made out across the Caribbean on clear days.

2. Seek out the wildlife of the Guadeloupe National Park

Guadeloupe National Park

Deep in the mountainous heart of Basse-Terre, the Guadeloupe National Park ranges from mist-topped primeval rainforest to endless swathes of mangrove that line the coast.

It’s hailed as one of the most biodiverse areas in the entire Caribbean, with oodles of interesting and rare mammals hiding between its verdant groves of seagrape and jatoba woods.

Take the curious presence of the mongoose (a non-indigenous arrival from India, believe it or not!), or the unusual agouti rodent that scuttles through the undergrowth.

There are also sea turtles in the ocean here, while plans are afoot to rejuvenate the manatee population too!

3. Hike the La Soufriere Volcano

Hiking, La Soufriere Volcano

Intrepid types and lovers of the great outdoors should not miss the chance to conquer the soaring La Soufriere Volcano, which towers high above the misty montane forests of the Guadeloupe National Park on the island of Basse-Terre.

The route to the top is a challenging but beautiful one, with a series of well-maintained walking paths weaving into the woods, over the babbling river ways and up to the very summit of the sulphur-spewing stratovolcano.

Hikes on the popular Le Pas du Roy track take around five hours from start to finish.

4. Tour the beaches and distilleries of Marie-Galante


The tiny little speck of Marie-Galante draws far fewer visitors than the mainland of Guadeloupe.

But the sleepy dependency just to the south of Grande-Terre has plenty of treasures of its own.

For a start, it’s a rugged island of sculpted cliffs and headlands, rising almost vertically from the Caribbean waters to a height of 150 meters (think some truly dramatic coastal walks). Secondly, it’s home to the country’s most iconic rum brewers, with the likes of Distillerie Poisson lurking outside Grand-Bourg with potent sugarcane creations aplenty.

Then there are the crumbling ruins of old plantations, their chimney stacks looming large over beautiful and secluded beaches like Petite Anse and Vieux-Fort – both truly paradisiacal spots!

5. Hit the markets of Pointe-a-Pitre


For more than 400 years, the town of Pointe-à-Pitre has been the commercial hub of Grande-Terre Island.

It’s here that the old landowners would have come to sell their stacks of sugarcane; their bottled rum hauls; their piles of spices.

Today, not too much has changed, with stalls and bazaars and local shops still erupting all along the docks.

Check out the lively strip of La Darse, where fishmongers tout snappers and whitefish, sacks of aromatic cumin and nutmeg and cinnamon issue sweet scents into the sultry airs, and locals meet to chatter on the weekend mornings.

And there are more refined shopping opportunities too, with bespoke jewels on offer in Schoelcher Street and Frébault.

6. Swim in the Carbet Falls

Carbet Falls

Another breathtaking natural treasure of the island that can be found hidden deep amidst the virgin rainforests of the Guadeloupe National Park, the Carbet Falls cascade down the volcanic mountains of Basse-Terre in a dramatic set of three vertical steps.

The second cataract can be easily reached on the winding hiking trails that delve into the La Grande Soufriere foothills, while the highest and lowest section are reserved for only the most intrepid and hardy walkers.

Those who visit can expect eye-wateringly beautiful vistas of the falls, with verdant forests clutching sheer cliffs and the spray of the dropping water misting over the Guadeloupe jungles.

The plunge pools of the third tier of Carbet are also a popular swimming spot.

7. Rum, rum and more rum at the Rum Museum

Rum Museum Guadeloupe

The Musée du Rhum of Sainte Rose, located on the northern shore of Basse-Terre, is the go to place in Guadeloupe for travelers who want to learn all there is to know about the Caribbean’s most famous alcoholic export.

The exhibitions deal with all aspects of rum production, detailing the cultivation of sugarcane over the centuries of Guadeloupe’s history to the intricate techniques of barrel making employed in the brewing process.

Visitors will also get to see historic copper distillation tools and presses, and – of course – get to sample tipples at the end of each tour.

8. Soak up the sun on Plage La Grande-Anse

Plage La Grande-Anse

It’s easy to see why sun-splashed La Grande-Anse Beach is one of the most celebrated stretches of sand on Guadeloupe.

Enfolded by the great outlines of jungle-dressed hills, it comes hidden in its own pocket of greenery on the north-western edge of Basse-Terre.

Sea vines and swaying palm trees hug the shoreline all around the arched bay, with oodles of shade on offer between the coconut groves.

The beach runs for a whole kilometer around the coast too, meaning it’s hardly ever packed to bursting, while plenty of charming little eateries like Kote Lagon and Karacoli offer refreshments and comfy seating just meters from the lapping sea.

9. See jaguars and more at the Zoological and Botanical Park of Guadeloupe

Zoological and Botanical Park of Guadeloupe

Peppered with colossal orchids blooming in ochre and red, and stalked by slinky jaguars that slip through the great trunks of jatoba trees, the Zoological and Botanical Park of Guadeloupe is one of the top spots on the archipelago for nature lovers.

Housed beneath the canopies of some primeval, old growth rainforest, it provides a protected section of natural habitats for the country’s indigenous wildlife.

Visitors are invited to delve in to the groves of guava trees and monkey-spotted branches to seek out rare turtles and native Guadeloupe racoons, while that adrenaline-pumping toboggan ride always proves a hit with the younger patrons!

10. Don the snorkels in Plage Caravelle

Plage Caravelle

The jewel in the crown of Grande-Terre’s coastal line-up of beautiful beaches is Plage Caravelle.

Running along the southern side of the island with its verdant backing of coconut palms and the nearby bars and infinity pools of the Club Med Resort, it’s a real favourite amongst family travelers, sunbathers and swimmers (the waters are particularly calm thanks to a fringing of out-at-sea coral reefs that break the waves).

However, Caravelle is also famed for its snorkelling, which is best on the western end of the beach, where the coral gardens feather out into the sand banks and offer up a medley of colourful exotic marine life amongst the beds.

11. Sail across to La Desirade

La Desirade

Once beheld by Christopher Columbus, who sailed around these waters in the 1490s, and later inhabited by hiding buccaneers and pirates, the impossibly beautiful island of La Desirade can just be made out through the sunny haze some eight kilometers across the Caribbean Sea from the east coast of Grande-Terre.

Regular boat departures take around 45 minutes to drop travelers on the jetties of Beausejour, Desirade’s largest town.

From there it’s possible to hit the rugged mountain roads on a 4×4, ending at the wild reaches of the Reserve Naturelle Nationale de La Desirade, where huge iguanas stalk the dry and dusty plateaus.

12. Explore the Iles des Saintes

Iles des Saintes, Guadeloupe

Peppering the Caribbean swells just south of Basse-Terre Island, the small and often overlooked archipelago of the Iles des Saintes remains one of the most quintessentially tropical enclaves of Guadeloupe as a whole.

Ringed by colourful reefs and coral gardens, the lands here rise in black volcanic rock from the ocean, topped with unscathed pockets of waxy manchineel trees and wrangled gumbo limbos.

Terre-de-Haut is the most-visited of the lot, with its pretty rows of red-roofed homes cascading down to a rocky bay at the sleepy fishing town of Le Marigot, along with the soaring bulwarks of Fort Napoleon and their glimpse of raw colonial heritage.

13. Enjoy the eco foods at Paradise Kafe

Paradise Kafe

If you’re looking for a quintessentially Carib drinking dive just meters from the shore, then look no further than Paradise Kafe in little Deshaies.

Set like a surf-sprayed shack atop the rocky shoreline around the headland from pretty Plage La Grande-Anse, it’s a picture of laid-back island gastronomy.

The focus is on hearty, healthy and organic foods with an Asian twist, with pad Thai noodles served up with fresh spring veggies on top.

There are also burgers for those feeling less inclined towards the detox, while the drinks menu has a medley of fresh fruit juices – the perfect accompaniment for watching the sunset over Basse-Terre’s north-west coast!

14. Wander the greenery of the Deshaies Botanical Garden

Deshaies Botanical Garden

Nestled between the rugged volcanic hills just up from the coast and Deshaies, Guadeloupe’s highly-acclaimed botanical gardens offer a glimpse of the rich flora and fauna that coalesce around this seriously biodiverse section of the Leeward Islands.

There are gushing waterfalls and ponds packed with lily pads to see, along with parrots and pretty palm trees flitting and swaying above.

Fern gardens and spiky cacti meet between the beds of orchids on either side of the walking paths too, while there’s also an on-site gift shop for those nature-related souvenirs.

15. Get your fix of Caribbean seafood at La Touna

La Touna

Overlooking the rocky outcrops of Pigeon Island on the western edge of Basse-Terre (just a little north around the coastal bends from Bouillante), La Touna is a welcoming eatery that promises some of the best dinnertime views on the island.

Elegant and refined inside, the spot exudes a real colourful Carib-French charm, with painted timber décor and red and turquoise fixtures.

The menu is the real pull though, with a mix of tuna tartare and Creole-influenced ceviche salads, fish burgers and grilled catches of the day.

Oh, and the lobster is hailed as one of the best in all of Guadeloupe!

15 Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe:

  • Take in the drama on the Pointe des Chateaux
  • Seek out the wildlife of the Guadeloupe National Park
  • Hike the La Soufriere Volcano
  • Tour the beaches and distilleries of Marie-Galante
  • Hit the markets of Pointe-a-Pitre
  • Swim in the Carbet Falls
  • Rum, rum and more rum at the Rum Museum
  • Soak up the sun on Plage La Grande-Anse
  • See jaguars and more at the Zoological and Botanical Park of Guadeloupe
  • Don the snorkels in Plage Caravelle
  • Sail across to La Desirade
  • Explore the Iles des Saintes
  • Enjoy the eco foods at Paradise Kafe
  • Wander the greenery of the Deshaies Botanical Garden
  • Get your fix of Caribbean seafood at La Touna

Heart for Wander

Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide: Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe

When I got the invitation to join a group of bloggers on a media visit to the French Caribbean, it had been more than two years since my last tropical vacation. So, obviously, it didn’t take me long to say yes! But, I’ll be honest with you – I didn’t know much at all about Guadeloupe. None of my friends had gone there, I hadn’t seen any photos on Instagram or read any articles in magazines. I was excited just to trade cold and windy Boston for a few days of tropical sunshine. If you’re looking for recommendations, I’m sharing below my Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide with some of my favorite things to do and see in Guadeloupe.

Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide: Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe  is an overseas department of France. Technically, it’s part of the European Union, and the Euro is the official currency. Still unfamiliar to many in the U.S., Guadeloupe has long been a popular destination for French tourists. Luckily for all of us in the Northeast,  Norwegian Air  has recently launched several direct flights from Providence, RI, and New York to Point-a-Pitre. The prices start from $59 one-way. Endless summer is just a 4-hour flight away, and with the affordable prices, Norwegian Air is offering. There’s really no good excuse not to explore Guadeloupe! It’s a wonderful place that has it all – mountains, beaches, tropical forests, small villages, and wonderful cuisine.


Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide: Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe


Pointe des Châteaux is a peninsula at the eastern point of Grande Terre in Guadeloupe, a place where the Atlantic Ocean collides with the Caribbean Sea. Rock formations, strong winds, and crashing waves make it a popular tourist destination. There’s a 10-meter tall cross at the very top of Pointes des Châteaux. You can hike up there for some really amazing views!

Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide: Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe


They call Pointe-à-Pitre the New Orleans of the Caribbean. It’s the largest city in Guadeloupe and is located at the point where Basse-Terre meets Grande-Terre (the two wings that make up the island’s famous butterfly shape). The city is vibrant and colorful and has an incredible architectural heritage with many well-preserved historical buildings. Take a stroll through the city to discover some street art masterpieces, several interesting museums, lots of shops, markets, and restaurants.

Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide: Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe


There are a number of open-air markets that sell spices, local foods, baskets, straw hats, home-made rum punch, creole dolls and other handmade items. One of the main markets, the one I visited, is located at Place de la Victoire in Pointe-a-Pitre. Full of character, this market is the perfect place to find some authentic souvenirs to bring home with you.

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The Memorial ACTe, also known as the Caribbean Center for the Expression and Memory of the Slave Trade and Slavery, opened in 2015 in a place that used to be the Darboussier sugar factory and rum distillery. It is the largest memorial of its kind in the world. This exhibition takes you through the history of colonization and slavery. It was a very emotional experience. I highly recommend setting aside at least 2.5 hours of your time to visit.

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If you love chocolate as much as I do and want to learn more about it, you should check out the “Maison du Cacao”. It’s a fairly small attraction located in a place where cacao was once produced. When you enter the Cocoa House you will see a beautiful garden with different species of cacao trees and displays explaining the culture and history of cacao. In the end, you join a tour where you’ll get to learn all about the production steps and different products made from cocoa. You’ll even get to try out cacao beans, cacao paste and butter, and hot chocolate. It’s heaven for cocoa lovers!

Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide: Best Things to Do in Guadeloupe


Cascade aux Écrevisses is a beautiful waterfall located right along the main road through the Parc National de la Guadeloupe. It’s very accessible – just a 2-minute walk from the parking lot. Bring your swimsuits! The water is clean and refreshing, and you can swim up right to the falls. Keep in mind that this is a very popular attraction, so you will see other people there. It’s best to come later in the afternoon when it’s not too crowded.

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Les Saintes consists of nine islands situated 15 kilometers off the southern coast of Guadeloupe, two of which are inhabited – Grand Anse and Terre-de-Haut. Out of all our days in Guadeloupe, the one we spent visiting Terre-de-Haut was my favorite! When you arrive at the port you will see many cafes and restaurants serving delicious, local seafood next to the stunning shoreline. Take a stroll along Rue Jean Calot and discover lots of cute shops and colorful buildings.

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Fort Napoleon is located 114 meters above sea level in Les Saintes. It was originally called Fort Louis before it was destroyed in a battle with British forces in 1809. In 1867 the fort was restored and renamed after Napoleon III. Much later, the fort was turned into a museum. Outside is Jardin Exotique du Fort Napoleon, a botanical garden with succulent plants that offers a spectacular view of Les Saintes bay, one of the most beautiful bays in the world according to UNESCO. 

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This is one of the most beautiful beaches I’ve ever seen – clear warm water, white sand, tall palm trees, and goats roaming around with chickens. I made a goat fiend here who tried to steal all my food. I don’t remember the last time I laughed so hard!

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I’m not that adventurous when it comes to food, so I wasn’t sure if I would like the food in Guadeloupe. But I was brave, and I tried it all. While there were things I didn’t like, there were also things I loved so much that I can’t wait to learn how to cook them myself! I’m talking about cod fritters, bokit, Ti’ Punch, coconut ice cream and lots of fresh seafood. Just the thought of these things makes my mouth water! I was also fortunate enough to not only eat out at restaurants but also visit local people’s houses and try out homemade creole cuisine. This was an unforgettable and very delicious experience.

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I fell in love with the culture, food, natural beauty, and people there. Guadeloupe is a hidden gem of the Caribbean, and you should absolutely add it to your bucket list! Hope you find this Guadeloupe Islands Travel Guide helpful!

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Guadeloupe Travel Guide

Useful tips.

Everything you need to know before you fly to Guadeloupe

Average Trip Cost

December to April

Ideal Length Of Stay

7 to 14 days

About Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe – one of the French islands in the Caribbean, is an archipelago.  A collection of five islands, Guadeloupe includes the main islands of Basse-Terre and Grande-Terre along with the  smaller islands  of  Marie-Galante ,  La Désirade , and the  Îles des Saintes.  With history influenced by Indian, African, and French traditions, Guadeloupe is rich in culture as well as beautiful natural sites!  Dedicated to preserving the natural terrain, residents of Guadeloupe strive to protect the island’s resource and keep the unspoiled landscape the way that it is.  

These beautiful islands have something for everyone.  Beautiful beaches where sunbathing and strolling along the shore are exciting pastimes to engage in, water sports that are considered the best in the world, historic forts replete with dungeons and battlements to explore, and Creole cuisine, unlike anything that you’ve tasted elsewhere.  Guadeloupe is the total package and offers much to even the most seasoned of travelers.  

If you have always wanted to dive, Guadeloupe is the perfect place to learn.  Crystal clear waters that are protected as part of the Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin Nature Reserve surround the island.  Considered to offer some of the best diving in the world, Guadeloupe offers interesting dives that will introduce newbies to the wonder of the world below and challenge experts to use their skills.  The array of tropical fish will amaze you as will the clarity of the water and the feeling of peace that envelope you as you glide.  You won’t believe how easily you can see the wonders of the deep; exploring the world under the sea is a heady rush.

Surrounded by waters from both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, Guadeloupe is perfectly positioned for a diver’s wonderland.

Other water sports can be enjoyed as well, such as Jet Skiing along the surface of the water, taking a catamaran out, snorkeling, and good, old-fashioned sunbathing.  UNESCO designated Guadeloupe as a biosphere reserve. The beautiful greenery that is abundant in Guadeloupe is a matter of pride for the islanders. Nature lovers can spend hours interacting with the beautiful flora and fauna.  

Food is a tradition on the island.  Effectively mixing French cuisine with Caribbean practices yields a unique style of food that visitors can’t get enough of. Try island favorites like clam blaff or conch stew. Sample the homegrown produce available at farmer’s markets and taste the difference in the quality and flavor of the food. Take a tour of one of Guadeloupe’s nine rum distilleries and sample the national drink yourself.

Enjoy Guadeloupe. In this lovely archipelago, anyone can find the perfect activity to get involved in. Let yourself go. Truly embody the meaning of the word vacation in Guadeloupe.

See the island in as much depth as you would like.  Whatever you choose, there is something sure to tickle your fancy.

Where To Stay In Guadeloupe

Visitors to Guadeloupe stay in a wide variety of accommodations, including private rental, guesthouses, and luxurious all-inclusive hotels.  Some of the best hotels in Guadeloupe include: 

  • La Creole Beach Hotel & Spa
  • Club Med La Caravelle – Guadeloupe
  • La Toubana Hotel & Spa 
  • Le Relais du Moulin
  • Auberge de la Vieille Tour
  • Caraibes Royal
  • Mahogany Hôtel Résidence & Spa

Activities In Guadeloupe

Major tourist activities in guadeloupe include:.

  • Exploring Point-a-Pitre on Grande-Terre an intriguing mix of French and Caribbean influences
  • Hiking at Guadeloupe National Park which stretches over 12,000 acres
  • Checking out the Arawak Indians rock carving at the Parc Archelogique des Roches Gravees
  • Visiting Terre-de-Bas, a tiny island in Guadeloupe with coffee plantations and traditional villages 
  • Climbing to the top of LA Soufriere which is still an active volcano 
  • Snorkeling and diving at top sites like Reserve Cousteau at Pigeon Island off Basse-Terre.  

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660 square miles 


Official language:.


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Telephone country code:.

 right side of the road

Local Beer:

National dish:.

Queen conch fricassee 

Main Airport:

Pointe-à-Pitre Airport


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Visa Information For Guadeloupe

Guadeloupe is an Overseas Department of France, and as such French immigration rules apply.  That said, no visa is required for citizens of the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, and most other European countries.  

All visitors to Guadeloupe must have a passport with at least another six months’ validity. Furthermore, all visitors must have a return or onward ticket plus sufficient means to support themselves during their stay in Guadeloupe.   

How Long Does It Take To Get A Visa For Guadeloupe

With a valid passport and supporting documents, it can take between 5 to 20 working days for a Guadeloupe (French) visa application to be processed by the nearest French Embassy. Approved visas for entry to Guadeloupe are valid for a stay up to 90 days.  

Is It Safe In Guadeloupe

In comparison to major American and European cities, Guadeloupe is relatively safe, and crime levels are low. That said, it is though recommended that visitors be vigilant at all times, especially when away from the major hotels and tourist areas. 

How To Get To Guadeloupe

Most visitors to Guadeloupe arrive via the Pointe-à-Pitre International Airport (IATA: PTP, ICAO: TFFR) located on the island of Grande-Terre.

From Canada, book flights to Guadeloupe via:

  • Air Canada Montréal–Trudeau  
  • Air Transat Seasonal: Montréal–Trudeau

From the United States, book flights to Guadeloupe via:

  • American Eagle: Miami
  • JetBlue: New York–JFK

From Europe, book flights to Guadeloupe via:

  • Air Belgium: Charleroi
  • Air Caraïbes: Paris-Orly
  • Air France: Cayenne, Fort-de-France, Miami, Paris–Orly (Seasonal: Paris–Charles de Gaulle)
  • Alitalia (seasonal charter): Milan–Malpensa, Rome–Fiumicino
  • Condor (seasonal charter): Frankfurt
  • Corsair International: Paris–Orly
  • Level: Paris–Orly
  • Neos (seasonal charter): Milan–Malpensa

With the Caribbean region, book flights to Guadeloupe via:

  • Air Antilles: Dominica–Canefield, Dominica–Douglas-Charles, Fort-de-France, Saint Barthélemy, St. Maarten (SXM), St. Martin (SFG), San Juan, Santo Domingo–La Isabela, Santo Domingo–Las Américas
  • Air Caraïbes: Fort-de-France, St. Maarten (SXM), St. Martin (SFG), Santo Domingo-Las Américas
  • Air France: Port-au-Prince (seasonal charter: Havana)
  • Servicios Aéreos Profesionales: Punta Cana
  • Winair: Dominica-Douglas-Charles

When To Go To Guadeloupe

The most popular time to visit Guadeloupe is from mid-December to May when the weather is warm, sunny, and typically dry.  From August to late October is the low season as temperatures are hot and muggy; also, there is an increased risk of tropical storms.  Some upscale close during the low season for renovations and others offer discounts.

Major events attracting visitors to Guadeloupe include: 

  • February – March: Guadeloupe Carnival 
  • July: Traditional Sailing Tour of Guadeloupe  
  • July – August: International Zouk Festival 
  • August: Tour De La Guadeloupe
  • October: Journée du Créole, Créole Day
  • November: Route Du Rhum, transatlantic sailboat race 

Weather In Guadeloupe

The weather in Guadeloupe is tropical all year long.  The temperature remains in the 80s.  Their rainy season is from June to November.  The most expensive time to visit Guadeloupe is during Christmas, the French February holidays, July and August.

Getting Married Guadeloupe

Marriage requirements:.

Couples looking to get married in Guadeloupe will need to get a special license, which takes three weeks to process.  This is obtained from the Town Hall in the city where the marriage will take place.  

Documents required

In addition to the completed application for marriage, both the bride and groom will need their:

  • birth certificates along with driver’s licenses or other forms of identification
  • certificates of no impediment or single status report
  • certificate of Law to be obtained from the French Consular Division
  • resident certificates and residency card

Also, if applicable: 

  • divorce papers i.e., decree absolute and/or death certificate of spouse
  • proof of parental consent if under 18 to be witnessed by a French Consular Officer if not a resident in France
  • proof of name change by Deed Poll, stamped and signed by a solicitor

Note:  All documents much be translated into French.  A “Bulletin de Marriage” and “Livret de Famille” are delivered at the ceremony. 

Residency Requirement:

Either the groom or bride must reside on the island for at least three months.


Two witnesses must be present at the ceremony.  

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  • 1.1 Location
  • 1.2 History
  • 1.3 Climate
  • 1.5 Flora and fauna
  • 2.1 By plane
  • 2.2 By boat
  • 3 Fees and permits
  • 4.2 By foot
  • 4.3 By boat
  • 5.1 Populated places
  • 5.3 Mountains
  • 6.2 Offshore
  • 10.1 Lodging
  • 10.2 Camping
  • 11 Stay safe

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Guadalupe Island or Isla Guadalupe is a volcanic island located 241 km (150 mi) off the west coast of Mexico 's Baja California Peninsula in the Pacific Ocean . According to Seacology's website, Guadalupe Island is a biosphere reserve. Anyone visiting the island must obtain a permit from the Mexican government to visit the biosphere reserve.

Guadalupe is part of Ensenada , a subdivision of the state of Baja California. In 2010, the island had a population of 213 people, but this is believed to have fallen below 150 by 2015.

Guadalupe has a rugged landscape with numerous shield volcanoes . The island measures 35 km (22 mi) north-south and up to 9.5 km (5.9 mi) east-west, with a total area of 244 km 2 (94 sq mi).

The southern part of the island is barren, but there are fertile plateaus and trees in the northern part. The coast generally consists of rocky bluffs with detached rocks fronting some of them.

There are also some islets off the coast of Guadalupe Island, such as Islote Afuera and Islote Adentro.

Guadalupe Island was a major destination for Russian and American fur hunters seeking the Guadalupe fur seal in the 18th and 19th centuries, until they were nearly extinct by 1844. The northern elephant seal was also hunted for the oil in its blubber, but managed to survive and the seals remain today.

Goats were brought to the island in the 19th century by European whalers and sealers for provisions when stopping over. Their numbers fluctuated over the years, peaking at 100,000 and falling to about 20,000 before they were eradicated in 2007.

The island has been a nature conservancy area since 1928, making it one of the oldest reserves in Mexico.

The island has two major climate zones: a very arid, semi-hot climate between 0–800 m (0–2,625 ft) elevation, with mean annual temperature between 18–22 °C (64–72 °F) and a very arid, temperate climate above 800 m (2,600 ft) elevation with temperatures over 22 °C (72 °F) in the hottest month of the year.

The weather station is at a low elevation, and temperatures may be more than 6 °C (10 °F) colder at the higher elevations of the island.

Most precipitation occurs over the winter months with strong influence of northwestern winds and cyclones.

Rainfall averages 133 mm (5.2 in) near sea level at the south end but appears to be much more at the higher northern end.

With about 50 buildings, Campo Oeste ("West Camp") is by far the largest settlement on the island. It is a fishing community which is connected by a dirt road to the rest of the island. Additional temporary fishing camps are Campo Norte ("North Camp", four buildings), Campo Lima ( Campo Corrals ) (one building) and Arroyitos (four buildings). An abandoned fishing community, Campo Este ("East Camp"), sits near a cove on the eastern shore.

At the southern tip, on Melpómene Cove, there is a weather station staffed by a detachment from the Mexican Ministry of the Navy. The site is called Campamento Sur ("South Encampment"). Campo Bosque was established in the cypress forest in the north and houses members of a cooperative farming society which removes goats from the island and sells them in the State of Sonora. Campo Pista is located at the small airport, near the center of the island.

Flora and fauna

Guadalupe shares the California chaparral and woodlands ecoregion with the Channel Islands of California in the United States, but the island was at one time practically denuded of all plants higher than a few centimeters by up to 100,000 feral goats. The goats were a continuing a problem, and their destruction of vegetation caused desertification on the island. Much of this was prevented with goat fence installation, and the island is recovering.

The goat population was completely eradicated by 2007 by the Island Ecology and Conservation Group NGO, and the vegetation has started to recover . Measures have also been taken to control the populations of wild cats and dogs, which has been of benefit to the island's birds.

Many island or marine species that reside on or near Guadalupe also frequent the Channel Islands, and vice versa. In stark contrast to the rampant extinction of terrestrial life that happened at the same time, Guadalupe has been the last refuge for the northern elephant seal and the Guadalupe fur seal since the 1890s. The island has been a pinniped sanctuary since 1975, creating a large pinniped population - therefore, Guadalupe is now one of the best spots in the world for sightings of the great white shark.

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This is one of the most challenging places to reach on Earth.

However, there are options for getting to the island. The first is to get there on your own, with a boat or a plane. The other is to take the Guadalupe Sharks tour, but this tour does not go on the main island.

  • 29.021826 -118.274958 1 Airport Isla Guadalupe ( ICAO code MMGD ). It has a 1,200 m (3,900 ft) long runway for private planes. There is no airport terminal or air traffic control, and multiple planes have crashed near the runway since it is not completely flat. Also, there is no hangar at the runway or really anywhere to park the plane once it has landed.  

There are three dirt roads from the airport to the other parts of the island, and unless you want to start your vacation walking several miles on a desert island, you'll need to arrange for a vehicle to be there to pick you up. This will need to be arranged privately with one of the locals before the trip, since there are no car rentals either at the runway or in any other part of the island.

It is 18 hours by boat from Ensenada , over deep water in areas where communication for help is impossible, so make sure you have a decent boat before setting off on such an expedition. Nearer to the island, watch out for great white sharks!

Diving expeditions to see the great white sharks are available from Horizon Charters , Guadalupe Great White Sharks , Shark Diver (starting at US$3,000 for a 5-day package) from Ensenada.

Fees and permits

A permit issued by the Mexican Government may be required to land on the island, check the current situation before making travel plans.

There is no entry system at Guadalupe for those who go straight to the island from other countries, so it would be best to go into Baja California ( Ensenada ) first, and then go to Guadalupe, rather than starting the expedition to Guadalupe from San Diego or Los Angeles in the United States .


There are several dirt roads on the island. The main dirt road goes along the top plateau, and other minor dirt roads branch off to the towns. The main road intersection is at the southwest end of the runway, where three roads intersect.

The southbound road at this junction begins along a flat plateau, and begins to twist as it reaches a mountainous, volcanic region. Around here it begins to descend the Guadalupean slopes, somewhat following the contour lines and going through mountain passes. As it becomes nearly level with the ridge to the west, it begins to follow a more obvious downhill grade, winding around several miniature volcanoes. It eventually follows the path of a minor creek, before turning and following the western cliff until it reaches Camp Sur.

The westbound road follows the plateau to the west until the plateau begins to evolve into a cliff, and zigzags begin. It then follows a creek southwest until it reaches Campo Oeste. Here it divides into two roads, one going along the physically higher end of town and one going along the shoreline at the lower end of the town.

The northbound road steadily climbs the volcanic northern half of the island, eventually reaching an elevation of more than 4,000 ft (1,200 m). At the top, a cliff is visible on the right, which leads towards the ocean, and on the left the first woodlands are seen. The dirt road from here follows the cliff until it reaches Campo Bosque, where it begins to descend the cliff. It goes down the cliff sections at a time until it reaches a major canyon within the cliff itself. The canyon, however, becomes extremely steep, and the dirt road begins to zigzag down a steep ridge in the cliff until it reaches a beach, where Northeast Anchorage is located.

Apart from town roads, these are the only proper roads on the island.

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The challenge with navigating in this fashion is the size of the island, and its rugged terrain. Except for hiking, this method of transport is only reasonable within communities; there are often several miles of dirt road between the communities.

The roads that are mentioned above are on rugged terrain, to add to the problems. Just getting from one town to the next may require a 2,000-foot climb or a 4,000-foot drop.

Of course, one could venture off the dirt roads. However, do "look before you leap". There are numerous volcanoes, cliffs, and mountain slopes, so one must be extremely careful about walking in certain areas, especially the higher parts of the island in the north. Even the far south, though, there are hundred-foot cliffs, so sticking to roads is how you will want to travel, since they do not go straight down the cliffs, but zigzag down easier slopes.

As Guadalupe Island is not yet a major tourist attraction, there are no footpaths or hiking trails in the park. However, the dirt roads are much like wide footpaths, and traffic on the roads is not busy, so it should not be a problem walking along the dirt roads.

There are, however, some slight traces of paths off the dirt roads. One of these clearly branches off the main dirt road near the pine woodland, and follows scattered trees and chaparral until it crosses a gully and peters out in a shrubland to the west of the woodland. Yet another path, even farther north, branches off at Campo Bosque (where some cars are located) and divides at a small woodland. Another path leads from here to the north, running parallel with the main northbound dirt road.

This would seem to be a good way to get around the island with your own craft. Campamento Sur, Campo Oeste, and Northeast Anchorage are all on the coast, but whether they are reachable is another question. Northeast Anchorage does not have any harbor or marina, Campo Oeste has just a boat slip, and there is no proper harbor at Camp Sur. Campo Bosque, of course, is not on the coast.

From mapping services, Campo Oeste appears to be the best place, since it has a semi-decent boat ramp.

Camp Sur also has a boat ramp, although it only works well at high tide.

Of course, besides the act of getting there, the main point of all that effort to get to the island is to look around. All of the island is dramatic, and you can really do sightseeing anywhere on Guadalupe Island. The sights on the island consist of some wildlife, particularly on the shorelines and in the upper parts of the island; the great rocky cliffs that go around most of the island; the oceans around the island; and everything on the top of the island.

Populated places

There are some interesting attractions on Guadalupe and on some other islets just off the coast.

  • Airport ( Runway ). Poorly constructed runway in the center of the island where a plane crashed several years ago. ( updated Dec 2017 )
  • 28.88417 -118.293473 1 Campamento Sur ( South Camp ). Small camp on the southern end of the island. ( updated Dec 2017 )
  • 29.110499 -118.326918 2 Campo Bosque ( Forest Camp ). It was established as a temporary camp in 1999 in the cypress forest in the north. The camp houses members of a cooperative farming society which removes goats from the island and sells them in the State of Sonora, with permission of Secretariat of the Environment and Natural Resources and the support of the Secretariat of the Navy. ( updated Dec 2017 )
  • 28.973954 -118.302867 3 Campo Oeste . The main settlement with about 200 people, Oeste is a small community of abalone and lobster fishermen, on the western coast. It is on the north side of West Anchorage, a bay that provides protection from the strong winds and swells that whip the islands during winter. Generators provide electricity, and a desalination plant provides fresh water. The 30 families of a fishing cooperative live here ten months of the year . ( updated Dec 2017 )
  • 29.154222 -118.284716 4 Northeast Anchorage . A group of abandoned buildings near a canyon in the north of the island. ( updated Dec 2017 )

Two high and prominent islets are within 3 km (1.9 mi) of the southwestern end of the island, separated from one another by a gap called Tuna Alley :

  • 28.871029 -118.293268 5 Islote Adentro ( Inner Islet, also El Toro ). Another barren islet, located near Roca del Skip and Church Rock. ( updated Dec 2017 )
  • 28.850165 -118.282878 6 Islote Afuera ( Outer Islet, also Islote Zapato ). The most distant island, steep with almost vertical walls above and below water ( updated Dec 2017 )

Elsewhere, the other islets are very small and close to the shore, all less than 1 km (0.62 mi) away:

  • 28.935184 -118.298875 7 Islote Bernal . 1.1-ha (2.7-acre) islet about a mile south of a major landslide and a couple miles south of Campo Oeste. ( updated Dec 2017 )
  • 28.906751 -118.289305 8 Islote Negro . 8.8-ha (22-acre) islet off the west coast of Guadalupe Island about a mile north of Camp Sur. ( updated Dec 2017 )

There are five other islets, which are all less than 1 hectare (2.5 acres).

Besides the populated places and islets, Guadalupe features a chain of high volcanic mountain ridges. There are some major peaks on these ridges, which are listed below:

  • 28.992093 -118.273252 10 El Picacho . At an elevation of 975 meters (3,199 ft), El Picacho is the highest point on the southern side of the island. It is on a desert ridge which sits above Campo Oeste. ( updated Dec 2017 )

There are also some unattractive volcanoes in the south, which have no vegetation on them and vary from white to gray and red in color. Only one of these are named, which actually in the east of the island:

  • 29.012229 -118.228314 11 Red Cinder Cone . Red-topped volcano on the eastern side of the island. ( updated Dec 2017 )

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On Guadalupe Island, there are no major events, and any exploration is self-guided unless a local is interested in showing you around the island. Hiking is the main thing to do on the island, along with fishing.

For fishing, the best locations are in the towns, where there is a shoreline. Much of the coastline of the island has high cliffs, making any beach or shoreline activity impossible. The best beaches are at Campo Oeste and Northeast Anchorage, with a small beach at Camp Sur; however, all these beaches are a mile or less in practical length.

There are some boat tours which go towards Guadalupe Island, starting from either Alta or Baja California . They will journey for several days looking for sharks around Guadalupe, but will not go on the island itself. This is by far the easiest way to see Guadalupe Island, but you will not get the same experience as one would who was on the island.

(They begin in other places, but go to the Guadalupe Island region)

  • Great White Sharks of Guadalupe ( Begins in Ensenada ), ☏ +52 604 241-1918 . They do 5- or 6-day voyages to Guadalupe Island in late-summer. ( updated Dec 2017 )

There are no restaurants on Guadalupe Island. Most of the locals live not far above subsistence level, and food is obtained through fishing at Campo Oeste. There used to be a lobster camp on the east of the island.

When you go to the island, bring enough food with you to last the trip.

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For water, a desalinization plant has been bought for Guadalupe. The desalinization plant can supply thousands of gallons of water a day. The deal is that a marine reserve will be created as well as this plant, and no fishing can be done in the reserve. The location of this reserve is unknown.

Also, a lake is located near the runway, a few hundred feet from the westbound road. The lake is about a 100 ft (30 m) long and nearly 100 feet wide.

You should also bring a supply of water, in case there is not enough water at the desalinization plant or the spring.

There are no stores on Guadalupe Island — at least, no stores with connection to the rest of the world. In a place that lives primarily at subsistence level, operating a proper store would be extremely difficult, if not entirely impossible.

Do not go to the island with the intention of buying material; instead, bring any necessary items to the island with you.

For proper lodging, you will have to rely on getting a room from one of the residents. They generally have small huts and the communities are densely populated, so this could be a challenge.

Another option would be to camp on the island. Of course, tents would have to be brought with you to the island.

The best camping locations are most likely near villages, although there is very limited flat ground, even near villages, especially at Campo Oeste. A flatter location is on the plateau near the runway, although this is several miles by road from the coast, at an elevation of 610 m (2,000 ft).

There are few flat locations in the north, where cliffs are on both sides of a narrow strip of flatter ground. The Campo Bosque area is flatter, although the inhabitants may not want people camping in the area since it is the ecological center of the island where the pine forests grow.

Camping on the Northeast Anchorage is basically limited to the small beach, which may be perfect until high tide.

The temperatures are fairly reasonable for camping, except for winter, when it can get to freezing temperature at the weather station.

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Be extremely careful about exploring the top of the island; cliffs are scattered around the peaks of the island, and it would not be challenging for a tourist to start exploring a woodland or rocky outcrop, and not realize how close they are to a 2,000-foot cliff. The immediate dangers of this situation need not be explained.

Also be careful about going in small boats, swimming, or diving in the Pacific Ocean. Great white sharks are known for being numerous here - videos and pictures on the Great White Shark Tour website show someone in an underwater cage, surrounded by sharks. This is a good reason not to swim in the area, even though the locals go diving in the area.

It's extremely hard to get in touch with anyone on Guadalupe Island, at least from outside.

Once on the island, there are no newspapers or radios or even official websites. Since nearly all the islanders live in the same community, there is really little need for such communication.

  • Ensenada – the base point for tourist expeditions to the Guadalupe area, it is the third-largest city in Baja California
  • Guerrero Negro – town of 13,000 people in Baja California Sur, located near a large lagoon with a lighthouse and numerous whales
  • Isla de Cedros – a desert island much like Guadalupe, except that it is near the coast of Baja California Sur
  • El Rosario – town on the Baja California coast northeast of Guadalupe Island

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The Guadeloupe Islands, an Eco-Friendly Destination

Since January 1st, 2020, the Guadeloupe Islands banned the use of disposable plastic products such as cups, plates, utensils, cotton swabs and more.

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The French Caribbean archipelago, a proud UNESCO Biosphere Reserve since 1992

With 77% of its territories classified as a Natural Reserve , the Guadeloupe Islands are definitely an Eco-Tourism destination. Environmental interests have always been at the heart of the concerns of Guadeloupe’s authorities, who set up the protection of the ecological heritage as a priority: over 30 years of protecting sea turtles, national days dedicated to cleaning sea beds, the coastline and rivers.

Natural Splendour « A Wealth of Experiences »

Deep beneath the sea into a silent world, you are at one with the aquatic environment and are able to explore unforgettable landscapes, particularly in the Cousteau Reserve: coral garden, angelfish and more.

Over twenty diving clubs offer an introduction to diving, courses and certificates.

Not be missed: wrecks on the Côte sous le vent, stingrays in the south of Grande-Terre, submarine canyons in la Desirade, and whales passing in the Canal des Saintes from March to April.

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Guadeloupe Aquarium

One of the most visited museums in the archipelago, the aquarium has joined the school of the sea (ECOTOUR) to offer ecological discovery courses: a day course in which you can learn about a particular biotope in the island’s marine environment in a fun and interactive way. Perfect for kids!

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Hiking Trails

With over 110 miles of hiking trails spread all over the archipelago, the Guadeloupe Islands can easily be explored on foot!

One of the most scenic hike is La Soufriere, a gently active volcano, reaching 4800 ft! Start your climb at the famous hot spring “Les Bains Jaunes”, and make your way through the rainforest by taking the trail “Le Pas du Roy” .

Once you have reached the bottom of the volcano, the path “Chemin des Dames” will take you all the way to the top. This hike will take you about 4h30, so if you are looking for a less athletic option, you can choose to take the trail “Maison de la Foret” and then follow the path “Saut d’Eau de Matouba”, this route should take you about 2h30.

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Horsebak Riding

Riding a horse is the perfect way to discover the archipelago while staying in harmony with nature!

The Guadeloupe Islands offer many sites for horseback riding, among the best are: “Le Haras” in St Francois, the “ Domaine de Belle Plaine” and “Les Attelages du Comté” in Sainte Rose, and the “Ranch des Deux Ilets” in Deshaie.

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Canoeing, Kayaking or pedal boating ? Those three crafts will allow you to go from islet to islet in a playful way! Explore the mangrove and the lagoons of the archipelago, and admire the corals, the tropical fish and the wrecks. A perfect way to discover the water world without damaging it!

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Whale Watching

About fifteen species of cetacean (toothed whale, whale, humpback whale, pilot whale…) are present in our waters, some of them, migrate part of the year to cooler waters. Three clubs in the archipelago will allow you to observe cetaceans in their natural environments: les Heures Saines , and Evasion Tropicales in Bouillante, and Stenella in Saint-François. The guarantee of an unforgettable experience!

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