Sights & Attractions in Guadeloupe

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Name Category Location
 
Anse Crawen
This ½-mi (¾-km) stretch of white sand is...
Beaches Iles des Saintes
 
Anse de Vieux Fort
This gorgeous Marie-Galante beach stretches...
Beaches Marie-Galante
 
Aquarium de la Guadeloupe
Unique in the Antilles, this aquarium in the...
Zoos / Aquariums Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Bouillante
The name means "boiling," and so it's no surprise...
Towns Elsewhere on Basse-Terre
 
Cascade aux Ecrevisses
Within the Parc National de la Guadeloupe,...
Bodies of Water Elsewhere on Basse-Terre
 
Cathédrale de St-Pierre et St-Paul
If you like churches, then make a pilgrimage to...
Religious Sites Pointe-a-Pitre
 
Château Murat
A mile from town, the Château Murat is a...
Museums / Galleries Marie-Galante
 
Chutes du Carbet
You can reach three of the Carbet Falls (one...
Bodies of Water Elsewhere on Basse-Terre
 
Distillerie Poisson "Rhum du Père Labat"
The Poisson Distillery produces rum (nearly...
Wineries / Breweries Marie-Galante
 
Domaine de Bellevue
If time allows just one distillery, choose the...
Wineries / Breweries Marie-Galante
 
Domaine de Séverin
At this historic rum distillery, a small train...
Wineries / Breweries Ste-Rose
 
Fort Napoléon
Also known as Louis Castle, this fort was...
Military Sites Terre-de-Haut
 
Ft. Fleur d'Épée
The main attraction in Bas-du-Fort is this...
Museums / Galleries Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Gosier
Gosier was still a tiny village in the 1950s, a...
Towns Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Ilet de Pigeon
This tiny, rocky island a few hundred yards off...
Nature Preserves Elsewhere on Basse-Terre
 
Jardin Botanique
This exquisite 10-acre park is filled with...
Gardens / Arboretums Basse-Terre
 
Kreol West Indies
This fascinating museum, in a renovated bungalow,...
Museums / Galleries Marie-Galante
 
L'Autre Bord
The waves on this Atlantic beach give the long...
Beaches Grande-Terre
 
La Bonifierie/Ti café
When it comes to the island's coffee and...
Restaurants Elsewhere on Basse-Terre
 
Le Moule
On the Atlantic coast, and once the capital...
Towns Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Le Soufleur Plage
To reach one of La Désirade's longest and best...
Beaches La Desirade
 
Les Mamelles
Two mountains—Mamelle de Petit-Bourg, at 2,350...
Mountains Elsewhere on Basse-Terre
 
Morne-à-l'Eau
This agricultural town of about 16,000 people...
Cemeteries Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Musée Camélia Costumes et Traditions
This museum is a labor of love by its creators,...
Museums / Galleries Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Musée du Café/Café Chaulet
From the riverfront Musée du Café/Café...
Museums / Galleries Vieux-Habitants
 
Musée Schoelcher
Established in a Colonial-style building, Musée...
Museums / Galleries Pointe-a-Pitre
 
Musée St-John Perse
Those with a strong interest in French literature...
Museums / Galleries Pointe-a-Pitre
 
Parc National de la Guadeloupe
This 74,100-acre park has been recognized by...
Parks Elsewhere on Basse-Terre
 
Plage Caravelle
Just southwest of Ste-Anne is one of...
Beaches Grande-Terre
 
Plage de la Chapelle à Anse-Bertrand
If you want a delightful day trip to the northern...
Beaches Grande-Terre
 
Plage de la Grande-Anse
One of Guadeloupe's widest beaches has soft beige...
Beaches Basse-Terre
 
Plage de Malendure
Across from Pigeon Island and the Jacques...
Beaches Basse-Terre
 
Plage de Petite-Anse
This long, golden beach on Marie-Galante is...
Beaches Marie-Galante
 
Plage du Helleux
Except on Sunday, this long stretch of wild...
Beaches Grande-Terre
 
Pointe des Châteaux
The island's easternmost point offers a...
Viewpoints Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Pointe Tarare
This secluded strip just before the tip of Pointe...
Beaches Grande-Terre
 
Pompierres
This beach is particularly popular with families...
Beaches Iles des Saintes
 
Port Louis
This fishing village of about 7,000 people is...
Towns Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
St-François
This was once a simple little village, primarily...
Towns Elsewhere on Grande-Terre
 
Ste-Anne
In the 18th century this town, 8 mi (13 km)...
Towns Elsewhere on Grande-Terre

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