Pointe des Chateaux, Saint Francois

4.8
You'll embark on a short but reasonably strenuous hike to Pointe des Chateaux, where you're able to absorb views of the Atlantic Ocean. The climb to the cross at the summit, though fairly steep, is landscaped into a stairway. Once conquered, you're rewarded with 360-degree vistas. From here the trail reveals a rugged shoreline and eventually connects you back to where you started. Be sure to bring plenty of water and sunscreen for you trip, and sensible footwear is essential. Plan to visit Pointe des Chateaux during your Saint Francois vacation using our convenient Saint Francois itinerary planner.
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  • Took a drive out to the Pointe, parked on the roadside and then climbed along the well made path to the tip - Great views and lovely to see - Amazing seeing the Rock formations in the Cliff and then.....  more »
  • If you visit Guadeloupe, you should not miss this site. It is very rough - the sea as well as the rocks - and an interesting contrast to "normal" West Indian seasides. There are some small places for....  more »
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  • Amazing views. Photos don’t do this place any justice. I’m so glad we rented a car. I can’t imagine trying to take a bus here. The waves are very strong here so I wouldn’t suggest swimming.
  • Amazing view. It is a must in Guadeloupe!

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