9 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

9 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint Francois, Grande-Terre Island
— 2 nights
2
Basse-Terre, Basse-Terre Island
— 1 night
3
Sainte Rose, Basse-Terre Island
— 4 nights

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Porte d'Enfer and then get to know the fascinating history of Pointe des Chateaux. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage des Raisins Clairs, look for gifts at David Vanille et Epices - Mamie Christiane, thenget outside with Gwadloop Decouverte, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Bois Jolan.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Saint Francois journey planner.

Chicago, USA to Saint Francois is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST) is 2 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in December: high temperatures in Saint Francois hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Basse-Terre.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Sainte-Anne, Porte d'Enfer
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Pointe des Chateaux ©
Pointe des Chateaux
Plage des Raisins Clairs ©
Plage des Raisins Clairs
Plage de Bois Jolan ©
Plage de Bois Jolan

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.
You've now added Guadeloupe National Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Guadeloupe National Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Basse-Terre day trip site.

You can drive from Saint Francois to Basse-Terre in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 17th (Tue), you're off to Sainte Rose.

Things to do in Basse-Terre

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Guadeloupe National Park ©
Guadeloupe National Park

4
nights
Sainte Rose, Basse-Terre Island

Sainte-Rose is a commune in the department of Guadeloupe. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sainte Rose: Bouillante (Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe, Memorial de la Liberte, &more), Reve de Sable (in Pointe-Noire) and Room Escape Games (in Baie-Mahault). And it doesn't end there: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Pierre et saint Paul, get outside with Plage Cluny, and head off the coast to Ilet Caret.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Sainte Rose travel site.

You can drive from Basse-Terre to Sainte Rose in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Sainte Rose are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sainte Rose

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bouillante, Deshaies, Cascade aux Ecrevisses, Reve de Sable, Room Escape Games
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe ©
Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe
Plage de Grande Anse ©
Plage de Grande Anse

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