19 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

19 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint Francois, Grande-Terre Island
— 5 nights
2
Anse-Bertrand, Grande-Terre Island
— 1 night
3
Pointe-Noire, Basse-Terre Island
— 3 nights
4
Basse-Terre, Basse-Terre Island
— 1 night
5
Iles des Saintes
— 2 nights
6
Marie-Galante
— 3 nights
7
Saint-Claude, Basse-Terre Island
— 2 nights

5
nights
Saint Francois, Grande-Terre Island

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Memorial Acte as well as Donuts BBQ Boat. Get outdoors at Scuba & Snorkeling and Anse Laborde. We've also included these beaches for you: Anse a la Gourde and Plage de la Datcha. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint Francois: Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau (in Morne-A-l'Eau), Anse du Souffleur (in Port-Louis) and Le Gosier (Plage de Saint-Felix, Ilet du Gosier, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe des Chateaux and head outdoors with Gwadloop Decouverte.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint Francois route planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Saint Francois is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Brussels in October; daily highs in Saint Francois reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Anse-Bertrand.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Le Gosier, Port-Louis, Gwadloop Decouverte, Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau, Memorial Acte
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Pointe des Chateaux ©
Pointe des Chateaux
Scuba & Snorkeling
Anse a la Gourde ©
Anse a la Gourde

1
night
Anse-Bertrand, Grande-Terre Island

Anse-Bertrand ©
Anse-Bertrand is a commune in Guadeloupe, an overseas region and department of France in the Lesser Antilles.The inhabitants in Anse-Bertrand are called Ansois.GeographyAnse-Bertrand is located in northern Grande-Terre. Pointe de la Grande Vigie has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): get outside with Pointe de la Grande Vigie.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Anse-Bertrand trip builder site.

Getting from Saint Francois to Anse-Bertrand by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Anse-Bertrand can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Pointe-Noire.

Things to do in Anse-Bertrand

Outdoors
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Pointe de la Grande Vigie ©
Pointe de la Grande Vigie

3
nights
Pointe-Noire, Basse-Terre Island

Pointe-Noire is a commune on Guadeloupe, a French overseas department in the Caribbean. Explore hidden gems such as Plage Leroux and Anse a la Barque. Get some cultural insight at Ecomusee Creoleart de la Guadeloupe and Musee du Rhum. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Anse Tillet, take a memorable tour with Tours, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Pierre et saint Paul.

Discover how to plan a Pointe-Noire trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Anse-Bertrand to Pointe-Noire takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Pointe-Noire, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Basse-Terre.

Things to do in Pointe-Noire

Outdoors Tours Beaches

Side Trips

Deshaies, Bouillante, Sainte Rose
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Anse Tillet ©
Anse Tillet
Anse a la Barque ©
Anse a la Barque

1
night
Basse-Terre, Basse-Terre Island

Basse-Terre ©
Located on an island of the same name, the town of Basse-Terre serves as a base for rural adventures, while having a lot of appeal on its own terms.
Guadeloupe National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 19th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Guadeloupe National Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin de la Rencontre, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Vieux-Fort, and finally admire the sheer force of La Cascade Paradis.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Basse-Terre trip planning app.

Getting from Pointe-Noire to Basse-Terre by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In October, daytime highs in Basse-Terre are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Iles des Saintes.

Things to do in Basse-Terre

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Le Jardin de la Rencontre, La Cascade Paradis
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Guadeloupe National Park ©
Guadeloupe National Park
Vieux-Fort ©
Vieux-Fort
Le Jardin de la Rencontre ©
Le Jardin de la Rencontre

2
nights
Iles des Saintes

Iles des 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.
On the 20th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Le Chameau and then stroll through Jacques Cousteau's Underwater Reserve. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Fort Napoleon, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Pompierre, and then steep yourself in history at Eglise de Terre-de-Haut.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Iles des Saintes trip planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Basse-Terre to Iles des Saintes in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Iles des Saintes can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Marie-Galante.

Things to do in Iles des Saintes

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Guadeloupe
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Le Chameau ©
Le Chameau
Plage de Pompierre ©
Plage de Pompierre
Fort Napoleon ©
Fort Napoleon

3
nights
Marie-Galante

Marie-Galante ©
Marie-Galante attracts visitors looking for a peaceful beachside holiday, with the largely rural and agricultural island lacking the crowds of others in the archipelago.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Feuillere Beach and Beach of Anse Feuillard. Visiting Anse de Mays and Mosquito Beach will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Ecomusee de Marie Galante, get great views at Gueule Grand Gouffre, kick back and relax at Plage de la Ferriere, and contemplate the long history of Habitation Roussel - Trianon.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Marie-Galante trip tool.

You can ride a ferry from Iles des Saintes to Marie-Galante in 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Saint-Claude.

Things to do in Marie-Galante

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Beach of Anse Feuillard ©
Beach of Anse Feuillard
Anse de Mays ©
Anse de Mays
Ecomusee de Marie Galante ©
Ecomusee de Marie Galante

2
nights
Saint-Claude, Basse-Terre Island

Saint-Claude ©
Saint-Claude is a French commune in the overseas department of Guadeloupe. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes La Soufriere Volcano. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): stroll through Plage de Grande Anse, thenstop by Maison de la Banane, thensteep yourself in history at Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere, and finally steep yourself in history at Roches gravees de la riviere du Plessis.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Saint-Claude trip itinerary website.

You can ride a ferry from Marie-Galante to Saint-Claude in 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Saint-Claude

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Trois Rivieres, Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere, Roches gravees de la riviere du Plessis
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La Soufriere Volcano ©
La Soufriere Volcano
Roches gravees de la riviere du Plessis ©
Roches gravees de la riviere du Plessis
Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere ©
Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere

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