26 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

26 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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26 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

Start: Toronto
+2
Fly + Drive + Bus:  10 h 45 min
1
Sainte Rose, Basse-Terre Island
— 6 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Le Gosier, Grande-Terre Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Saint-Claude, Basse-Terre Island
— 5 nights
Ferry:  2 h
4
Iles des Saintes
— 4 nights
Ferry:  2 h 45 min
5
Saint Francois, Grande-Terre Island
— 8 nights
+2
Bus + Drive + Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Toronto

6
nights
Sainte Rose, Basse-Terre Island

Sainte Rose ©
Sainte-Rose is a commune in the department of Guadeloupe. Get out of town with these interesting Sainte Rose side-trips: Bouillante (Plage de Petite Anse & Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe) and Pointe-Noire (Reve de Sable, Habitation Cote Sous-le-Vent, & more). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Botanique de Deshaies, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade aux Ecrevisses, kick back and relax at Plage Leroux, and stroll through Plage de Grande Anse.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Sainte Rose online holiday planner .

Toronto, Canada to Sainte Rose is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Toronto to Sainte Rose. Traveling from Toronto in January, expect Sainte Rose to be much warmer, temps between 34°C and 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Le Gosier.

Things to do in Sainte Rose

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Deshaies, Pointe-Noire, Bouillante, Cascade aux Ecrevisses, Plage de la Perle
Find places to stay Jan 8 — 14:
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Jardin Botanique de Deshaies ©
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies
Plage de Grande Anse ©
Plage de Grande Anse
Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe ©

2
nights
Le Gosier, Grande-Terre Island

Le Gosier ©
On the southern coastline of Grande-Terre, Le Gosier remains a top tourist destination in Guadeloupe.
On the 15th (Wed), head off the coast to Ilet du Gosier and then get outside with Plage de La Caravelle. Keep things going the next day: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium de la Guadeloupe, then get engrossed in the history at Memorial Acte, then sample the tasty concoctions at Les Bieres de la Lezarde, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Le Gosier journey planning tool .

Traveling by car from Sainte Rose to Le Gosier takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can go by car to Saint-Claude.

Things to do in Le Gosier

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau, Plage de La Caravelle, Memorial Acte, Les Bieres de la Lezarde
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Ilet du Gosier ©
Ilet du Gosier
Plage de La Caravelle ©
Plage de La Caravelle
Memorial Acte ©
Memorial Acte

5
nights
Saint-Claude, Basse-Terre Island

Saint-Claude ©
Saint-Claude is a French commune in the overseas department of Guadeloupe. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saint-Claude: Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere (in Vieux-Habitants), Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet) (in Parc National) and Bouillante (Plage de Malendure, Kayaking & Canoeing, & more). There's still lots to do: get impressive views of La Soufriere Volcano, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jacques Cousteau's Underwater Reserve, steep yourself in history at Roches gravees de la riviere du Plessis, and head outdoors with Bassin Bleu.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Saint-Claude journey planning site .

You can drive from Le Gosier to Saint-Claude in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and car. In January, daytime highs in Saint-Claude are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Iles des Saintes.

Things to do in Saint-Claude

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bouillante, Vieux-Habitants, Roches gravees de la riviere du Plessis, Bassin Bleu, Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet)
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 21:
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La Soufriere Volcano ©
La Soufriere Volcano
Scuba & Snorkeling
Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet) ©

4
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.
Iles des Saintes is known for wildlife, beaches, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Les Saintes, explore the striking landscape at Le Chameau, steep yourself in history at Fort Napoleon, and kick back and relax at Sugarloaf Beach.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Iles des Saintes route maker website .

Traveling by ferry from Saint-Claude to Iles des Saintes takes 2 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Iles des Saintes can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to ride a ferry to Saint Francois.

Things to do in Iles des Saintes

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Guadeloupe
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 25:
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Les Saintes ©
Les Saintes
Crawen ©
Crawen
Poterie Fidelin ©
Poterie Fidelin

8
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Saint Francois side-trips: Anse du Souffleur (in Port-Louis) and Anse-Bertrand (Anse Laborde & Lagon de la Porte d'Enfer). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe des Chateaux, kick back and relax at Anse a la Gourde, head outdoors with Location Voilier Guadeloupe, and see Off-Road Tours.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Saint Francois road trip app .

You can ride a ferry from Iles des Saintes to Saint Francois in 3 hours. In January in Saint Francois, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 24°C at night. On the 2nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sainte-Anne, Le Moule, Anse-Bertrand, Anse du Souffleur
Find places to stay Jan 25 — Feb 2:
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Pointe des Chateaux ©
Pointe des Chateaux
Plage de Bois Jolan ©
Plage de Bois Jolan
Plage des Raisins Clairs ©
Plage des Raisins Clairs

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