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Route de la Traversee, Parc National

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Scenic Drive Tourist Spot
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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  • A winding road through the Park of Guadeloupe to contemplate this great nature! The road is nice, clean, to do!
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  • Road crossing low land in the middle of the rainforest. Road winding but wide to the landscapes grandiose. Dense and lush vegetation! Change of scenery!
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  • This road is superb, and to truly enjoy it, it's worth to take in both directions.
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