Ft. St. Louis, Fort-de-France

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#6 of 11 in Historic Sites in Martinique
Protecting the city from invaders since 1638, Ft. St. Louis treats you to views over Fort de France's bay as well as the city itself. Built from rock, the fort still serves as a naval base and remains listed as a historic site of France. Head inside to find old relics such as cannonballs, or outside to find iguanas surrounding the building. It is thought that they arrived from Guyana or neighboring countries. Visitors can head inside the fort only via a guided tour. Start your trip to Fort-de-France by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • You will be the first lodge in the strong St. LOUIS for its panoramic view of the Bay of the Flemings that cover the cities of Fort de France, of Miami and extends to the beautiful city of Trois Ilets. This Fort is to visit, and we also find its remains on the outskirts of the city. This Fort is an unmatched and assimilate iguana colorful fauna
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  • This imposing French fort overlooking the bay is best known for its architecture and its commanding views of the coast.  more »
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