Route de la Traversee, Parc National

4.2
#16 of 100 in Outdoors in Basse-Terre Island
Coast along Route de la Traversee, a well-maintained tar road that cuts across Basse-Terre and offers spectacular views of Carribean tropical forests. Although the road is not very long, it does offer a few places to stop along the way. Get out to explore the national park, hike at Maison de Foret, and enjoy a picnic and a dip by the river. Be aware that the road is often wet and should be driven with caution. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Route de la Traversee and many more Parc National attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Parc National travel route planner.
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  • A very good quality road, lots of hikes to do and beautiful scenery. Good way to reach low ground
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  • The pluses: - escape into the lush forest of Guadeloupe - peak air - water point to bathe Les -: - watch out for the announced walking time! Take wider really! - average markup loss of circuits short of the road and above all lack of estimate of the time remaining to travel
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