Sights & Attractions in Guadeloupe


Sights Overview
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 Grande-Terre
The name means "boiling," and so it's no surprise...
Towns Basse-Terre
Cascade aux Ecrevisses
Within the Parc National de la Guadeloupe,...
Bodies of Water Basse-Terre
Cathédrale de St-Pierre et St-Paul
If you like churches, then make a pilgrimage to...
Religious Sites Grande-Terre
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 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 Basse-Terre
Fort Napoléon
Also known as Louis Castle, this fort was...
Military Sites Iles des Saintes
Ft. Fleur d'Épée
The main attraction in Bas-du-Fort is this...
Museums / Galleries Grande-Terre
Gosier was still a tiny village in the 1950s, a...
Towns Grande-Terre
Ilet de Pigeon
This tiny, rocky island a few hundred yards off...
Nature Preserves Basse-Terre
Jardin Botanique
This exquisite 10-acre park is filled with...
Gardens / Arboretums Basse-Terre
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 Basse-Terre
Le Moule
On the Atlantic coast, and once the capital...
Towns 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 Basse-Terre
This agricultural town of about 16,000 people...
Cemeteries Grande-Terre
Musée Camélia Costumes et Traditions
This museum is a labor of love by its creators,...
Museums / Galleries Grande-Terre
Musée du Café/Café Chaulet
From the riverfront Musée du Café/Café...
Museums / Galleries Basse-Terre
Musée Schoelcher
Established in a Colonial-style building, Musée...
Museums / Galleries Grande-Terre
Musée St-John Perse
Those with a strong interest in French literature...
Museums / Galleries Grande-Terre
Parc National de la Guadeloupe
This 74,100-acre park has been recognized by...
Parks 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 Grande-Terre
Pointe Tarare
This secluded strip just before the tip of Pointe...
Beaches Grande-Terre
This beach is particularly popular with families...
Beaches Iles des Saintes

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