7 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

7 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Guadeloupe holiday planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet, Drive to Deshaies
— 1 day
— 2 nights
Le Gosier
— 3 nights
Drive to Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet, Fly to Newark



— 1 day
The sleepy town of Deshaies walks the line between tradition and development, possessing an international feel while also sticking true to its island roots.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Grande Anse.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Deshaies day trip planner.

Newark, USA to Deshaies is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Newark to Deshaies due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Newark in February: high temperatures in Deshaies hover around 84°F and lows are around 70°F. On the 14th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Sainte-Anne.

Things to do in Deshaies

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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— 2 nights
Although the surrounding area continues to depend on agriculture, Sainte-Anne thrives largely thanks to tourism, offering visitors modern infrastructure and plenty of chances to experience the authentic local lifestyle.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with GEOGRAINES: Boutique artisanal, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Bois Jolan, and then kick back and relax at St. Anne Beach. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a taste of the local shopping with David Vanille et Epices - Mamie Christiane and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe des Chateaux.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Sainte-Anne online route maker.

Traveling by car from Deshaies to Sainte-Anne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Sainte-Anne, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Le Gosier.

Things to do in Sainte-Anne

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Le Gosier

— 3 nights
On the southern coastline of Grande-Terre, Le Gosier remains a top tourist destination in Guadeloupe.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Ilet du Gosier, take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade aux Ecrevisses, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cimetiere de Morne-A-l'Eau. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Domaine de Severin and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Datcha.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Le Gosier trip itinerary planner.

Le Gosier is just a stone's throw from Sainte-Anne. In February, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Le Gosier

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Guadeloupe travel guide

Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Gardens
Butterfly Island
Experience a lively mixture of French and Afro-Caribbean culture on your Guadeloupe vacation. The archipelago consists of two main islands connected by bridges spanning a mangrove swamp, and a number of smaller islands to the south. The island of Grande Terre is mostly flat and arid, offering numerous scenic beaches and lively small towns, while Basse Terre features verdant jungles and mountainous terrain, crowned by a tall volcano. On a tour of Guadeloupe, you can enjoy a variety of beach activities, partake in hiking through a national park, and bask in the vibrant atmosphere of charming towns and villages.