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Route de la Traversee, Parc National
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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. Take a look at our Parc National vacation route planner to schedule your visit to Route de la Traversee and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Crossing with different landscapes we saw the waterfall with crayfish, very pretty and easy access
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  • This road is very passable no particular difficulty just check that it is not cut before l borrow. It crosses the forest of guadeloupe where vegetation is luxurious otherwise it n did not interest.
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  • Road which allows to pass in the middle of low land cutting through the massive road that passes in the mountains (600 m altitude with lush vegetation d)
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