9 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

9 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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Fly
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Deshaies
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sainte-Anne
— 5 nights
Drive to Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet, Fly to Atlanta

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Deshaies

— 3 nights
The sleepy town of Deshaies walks the line between tradition and development, possessing an international feel while also sticking true to its island roots.
Change things up with these side-trips from Deshaies: Bouillante (Zoo de Guadeloupe (Parc des Mamelles) & Plage de Malendure). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanique de Deshaies, look for gifts at Reve de Sable, get outside with Regy Balade, and enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Grande Anse.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Deshaies road trip planning app.

Atlanta, USA to Deshaies is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Deshaies is 1 hour. In July in Deshaies, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sainte-Anne.

Things to do in Deshaies

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Sainte-Anne

— 5 nights
Although the surrounding area continues to depend on agriculture, Sainte-Anne thrives largely thanks to tourism, offering visitors modern infrastructure and plenty of chances to experience the authentic local lifestyle.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sainte-Anne: Saint Francois (Kreol West Indies, Pointe des Chateaux, &more), Parc Archéologique des Roches Gravées (in Trois Rivieres) and La Soufriere Volcano (in Saint-Claude). The adventure continues: get outside with Plage de La Caravelle, explore the world behind art at Museum Of Fine Arts Of St-Francois, take an in-depth tour of Memorial Acte, and kick back and relax at Plage de Bois Jolan.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Sainte-Anne road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Deshaies to Sainte-Anne in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Sainte-Anne can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Sainte-Anne

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

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.