5 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

5 days in Guadeloupe Itinerary

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Saint Francois
— 1 night
— 3 nights
Drive to Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet, Fly to Fort Lauderdale


Saint Francois

— 1 night
A modern seaside resort town, Saint Francois attracts visitors with its well-preserved landscape and coastline, along with its large number of luxury hotels.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Pointe des Chateaux.

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Fort Lauderdale, USA to Saint Francois is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Saint Francois is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in September, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bouillante.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors
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— 3 nights
Bouillante is a commune in the French overseas region and department of Guadeloupe, in the Lesser Antilles.HistoryBouillante was founded about 1635 with the arrival of some of Guadeloupe's first colonists. Get out of town with these interesting Bouillante side-trips: La Soufriere Volcano (in Saint-Claude), Jardin Botanique de Deshaies (in Deshaies) and Parc Archéologique des Roches Gravées (in Trois Rivieres). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, cruise along Route de la Traversee, and get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Guadeloupe (Parc des Mamelles).

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Getting from Saint Francois to Bouillante by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bouillante can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Bouillante

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

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Guadeloupe travel guide

Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling · Outdoor Activities
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.