15 days in Guadeloupe & Dominica Itinerary

15 days in Guadeloupe & Dominica Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bouillante, Guadeloupe
— 3 nights
2
Roseau, Dominica
— 5 nights
3
Saint Francois, Guadeloupe
— 5 nights

3
nights
Bouillante, Guadeloupe

Bouillante ©
Bouillante is a commune in the French overseas region and department of Guadeloupe, in the Lesser Antilles.HistoryBouillante was founded about 1635 with the arrival of some of Guadeloupe's first colonists. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cap Créole and Cascade le Saut de L'Acomat. Venture out of the city with trips to Ilet Caret (in Sainte Rose) and Deshaies (Jardin Botanique de Deshaies & Plage Leroux). The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe, view the masterpieces at Reve de Sable, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and take a memorable drive along Route de la Traversee.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Bouillante driving holiday planner.

Toronto, Canada to Bouillante is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in May: highs in Bouillante hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Roseau.

Things to do in Bouillante

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Pointe-Noire, Deshaies, Route de la Traversee, Ilet Caret, Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere
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Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe ©
Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies ©
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies
Cap Créole ©
Cap Créole

5
nights
Roseau, Dominica

Roseau ©
The capital city, Roseau maintains a small scale, but possesses a convincing Caribbean charm in its architecture, cuisine, and culture.
Step off the beaten path and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Valley of Desolation. Get out of town with these interesting Roseau side-trips: Morne Trois Pitons National Park (Boiling Lake, Emerald Pool Nature Trail, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Papillote Tropical Gardens, admire the sheer force of Trafalgar Falls, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and contemplate the waterfront views at Breakfast River.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Roseau day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Bouillante to Roseau takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Saint Francois.

Things to do in Roseau

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Morne Trois Pitons National Park, Spanny Falls
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Boiling Lake ©
Boiling Lake
Papillote Tropical Gardens ©
Papillote Tropical Gardens
Valley of Desolation ©
Valley of Desolation

5
nights
Saint Francois, Guadeloupe

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Anse a la Gourde and Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint Francois: Anse du Souffleur (in Port-Louis), Pointe de la Grande Vigie (in Anse-Bertrand) and Ilet du Gosier (in Le Gosier). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe des Chateaux, get outside with Gwadloop Decouverte, get engrossed in the history at Kreol West Indies, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Saint Francois trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Roseau to Saint Francois takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. June in Saint Francois sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sainte-Anne, Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau, Porte d'Enfer, Anse du Souffleur, Pointe de la Grande Vigie
Highlights from your plan
Pointe des Chateaux ©
Pointe des Chateaux
Anse a la Gourde ©
Anse a la Gourde
Scuba & Snorkeling

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