28 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

28 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Saint-Claude, Basse-Terre Island
— 4 nights
2
Iles des Saintes
— 5 nights
3
Saint Francois, Grande-Terre Island
— 8 nights
4
Deshaies, Basse-Terre Island
— 7 nights

4
nights
Saint-Claude, Basse-Terre Island

Saint-Claude ©
Saint-Claude is a French commune in the overseas department of Guadeloupe. Get out of town with these interesting Saint-Claude side-trips: Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin (in Basse-Terre), Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet) (in Parc National) and Capesterre-Belle-Eau (Distillerie Longueteau & Plage de Bananier). There's lots more to do: contemplate the geological forces at La Soufriere Volcano, don't miss a visit to Fort Delgres, head outdoors with Bassin Bleu, and sample the fine beverages at Distillerie Bologne.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Saint-Claude trip itinerary builder site.

Auckland, New Zealand to Saint-Claude is an approximately 33-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 16 hours traveling from Auckland to Saint-Claude due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Auckland in July, expect Saint-Claude to be warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Iles des Saintes.

Things to do in Saint-Claude

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Capesterre-Belle-Eau, Basse-Terre, Vieux-Habitants, Gourbeyre, Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet)
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La Soufriere Volcano ©
La Soufriere Volcano
Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet) ©
Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet)
Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere ©
Domaine de l'Habitation la Griveliere

5
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: head off the coast to Les Saintes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Crawen, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre-Dame-de-l' Assomption Church, and contemplate the long history of Poterie Fidelin.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Iles des Saintes online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by ferry from Saint-Claude to Iles des Saintes takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to ride a ferry to Saint Francois.

Things to do in Iles des Saintes

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Guadeloupe
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Les Saintes ©
Les Saintes
Petite Terre ©
Petite Terre
Crawen ©
Crawen

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Saint Francois: Pointe-a-Pitre (Memorial Acte & Notre Dame de Guadaloupe), Le Gosier (Aquarium de la Guadeloupe, Fort Fleur d'Epee, &more) and Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau (in Morne-A-l'Eau). There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe des Chateaux, enjoy the sand and surf at St. Anne Beach, stroll through Plage des Raisins Clairs, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Saint Francois online visit planner.

Traveling by ferry from Iles des Saintes to Saint Francois takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Deshaies.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Sainte-Anne, Le Gosier, Pointe-a-Pitre, Petit-Canal, Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau
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Pointe des Chateaux ©
Pointe des Chateaux
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Memorial Acte ©
Memorial Acte

7
nights
Deshaies, Basse-Terre Island

Deshaies ©
The sleepy town of Deshaies walks the line between tradition and development, possessing an international feel while also sticking true to its island roots.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Deshaies: Bouillante (Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe, Scuba & Snorkeling, &more), Petit-Bourg (Saut de la Lezarde & Les Bieres de la Lezarde) and Le Tapeur (in Pointe-Noire). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Botanique de Deshaies, take in the exciting artwork at Reve de Sable, kick back and relax at Plage de Grande Anse, and step off the mainland to explore Ilet Caret.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, read Deshaies trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Saint Francois to Deshaies in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Deshaies, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Deshaies

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bouillante, Pointe-Noire, Petit-Bourg, Parc National, Sainte Rose
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Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe ©
Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies ©
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies
Plage de Grande Anse ©
Plage de Grande Anse

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