9 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

9 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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9 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

Start: Halifax
Fly + Drive:  15​h
1
Bouillante, Basse-Terre Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Le Gosier, Grande-Terre Island
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Halifax

3
nights
Bouillante, Basse-Terre Island

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. Change things up with these side-trips from Bouillante: La Soufriere Volcano (in Saint-Claude), Deshaies (Jardin Botanique de Deshaies & Plage de Grande Anse) and Distillerie Bologne (in Basse-Terre). The adventure continues: get to know the resident critters at Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe, take in the exciting artwork at Reve de Sable, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and admire all the interesting features of Route de la Traversee.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bouillante online route planner .

Halifax, Canada to Bouillante is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Halifax in May: high temperatures in Bouillante hover around 36°C and lows are around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Le Gosier.

Things to do in Bouillante

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Deshaies, Reve de Sable, Route de la Traversee, Distillerie Bologne, La Soufriere Volcano
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Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe ©
Scuba & Snorkeling
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies ©
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies

5
nights
Le Gosier, Grande-Terre Island

Le Gosier ©
On the southern coastline of Grande-Terre, Le Gosier remains a top tourist destination in Guadeloupe.
Change things up with these side-trips from Le Gosier: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Sainte Rose), Plage de Bois Jolan (in Sainte-Anne) and Saint Francois (Kreol West Indies & Pointe des Chateaux). There's much more to do: head off the coast to Ilet du Gosier, take in the dramatic natural features at Porte d'Enfer, get engrossed in the history at Memorial Acte, and head outdoors with Plage de La Caravelle.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Le Gosier trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bouillante to Le Gosier takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Le Gosier are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Le Gosier

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sainte-Anne, Saint Francois, Scuba & Snorkeling, Porte d'Enfer, Memorial Acte
Highlights from your plan
Pointe des Chateaux ©
Pointe des Chateaux
Ilet du Gosier ©
Ilet du Gosier
Scuba & Snorkeling

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