11 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

11 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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Fly to Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet, Drive to Iles des Saintes
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Iles des Saintes
— 3 nights
Ferry to Trois-Rivieres, Drive to Pointe-Noire
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Pointe-Noire
— 3 nights
Drive
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Saint Francois
— 4 nights
Fly

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Iles des Saintes

Les Saintes

Iles des Saintes, a small archipelago of eight islands, remains largely unblemished by touristic developments, offering instead a serene and natural introduction to island life.
Fort Napoleon has been added to your itinerary. Explore Iles des Saintes' surroundings by going to Saint-Claude (Madatet Fishing & La Soufriere Volcano). There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Les Saintes, catch all the local highlights with Les Ecuries de la Coulisse, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Pompierre, and steep yourself in history at Parc Archéologique des Roches Gravées.

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Fort Lauderdale, USA to Iles des Saintes is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Iles des Saintes is 1 hour. When traveling from Fort Lauderdale in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Iles des Saintes, with highs around 88°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pointe-Noire.

Things to do in Iles des Saintes

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Pointe-Noire

Pointe-Noire is a commune on Guadeloupe, a French overseas department in the Caribbean. Step out of Pointe-Noire with an excursion to Regy Balade in Sainte Rose--about 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jacques Cousteau's Underwater Reserve, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade aux Ecrevisses.

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You can do a combination of ferry and car from Iles des Saintes to Pointe-Noire in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. In November in Pointe-Noire, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Saint Francois.

Things to do in Pointe-Noire

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Saint Francois

A modern seaside resort town, Saint Francois attracts visitors with its well-preserved landscape and coastline, along with its large number of luxury hotels.
Go for a jaunt from Saint Francois to Le Gosier to see Aquarium de la Guadeloupe about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Pointe des Chateaux, stop by David Vanille et Epices - Mamie Christiane, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage des Raisins Clairs, and kick back and relax at St. Anne Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Saint Francois online route maker.

You can drive from Pointe-Noire to Saint Francois in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Saint Francois, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Guadeloupe travel guide

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Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Gardens
Butterfly Island
Experience a lively mixture of French and Afro-Caribbean culture on your Guadeloupe vacation. The archipelago consists of two main islands connected by bridges spanning a mangrove swamp, and a number of smaller islands to the south. The island of Grande Terre is mostly flat and arid, offering numerous scenic beaches and lively small towns, while Basse Terre features verdant jungles and mountainous terrain, crowned by a tall volcano. On a tour of Guadeloupe, you can enjoy a variety of beach activities, partake in hiking through a national park, and bask in the vibrant atmosphere of charming towns and villages.