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Guadeloupe Unique Holiday in the Turquoise Waters of Saint François

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Experience a very special holiday, accommodated in an overwater bungalow swimming in the turquoise lagoon of Saint-François. Soak up the beauty of the untouched nature and meet with locals during this unforgettable journey.

Customisable trip itinerary

This tour idea is fully customisable

The itinerary has been created by our local agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Arrival in Guadeloupe

At your arrival at the airport in Pointe-à-Pitre, a rental car of will be at your disposal for the length of your trip. Thus, you can move freely and comfortably around the island. On the day of departure, you will drop off the vehicle at the airport.

Inclusive: rental car, insurance, room and breakfast

Visited:
Pointe-à-Pitre Saint-François
Accomodation
Aqua Lodge (Saint-François)

Day 2: History of Pointe-à-Pitre

During your free day, stroll through Pointe-à-Pitre and visit the museum. The history of the town is marked by hurricanes, fires and earthquakes. Its architecture is characterized by Creole Colonial Style. The rare manor houses in the old town are currently being restored. A must-see sight is the Schoelcher museum and its collection of antic sculptures. Then browse the colorful markets with their mouthwatering fruits and vegetables stands, as well as medicinal herbs, love potions, devotional objects, wickerwork and many other odds and ends. 

Inclusive: room and breakfast

Visited:
Pointe-à-Pitre Saint-François
Accomodation
Aqua Lodge (Saint-François)

Day 3: Nice cruise aboard a catamaran

Cruise aboard a catamaran to the Archipelago of Petite-Terre. Your captain will turn into a cook for a delicious lunch with grilled fish. Once ashore, look for the famous iguanas into the heart of the island. The lagoon with its crystal clear water is the perfect spot for a dive into the water!​​​ 

Duration: 8 hours, Inclusive: guide, lunch, boat, room and breakfast

Visited:
Îles de la Petite Terre Saint-François
Accomodation
Aqua Lodge (Saint-François)

Day 4: Let's experience an aquatic hike

In Basse-Terre, you will have great fun on an aquatic hike with jumps and slides. But things will get really exciting when you reach the canyon after a thirty-minute hike through the rain forest.

​Duration: 8 hours, Inclusive: guide, trip, canyoning and material, room and breakfast

Visited:
Bouillante Saint-François
Accomodation
Aqua Lodge (Saint-François)

Day 5: Farniente on the Beach

Indulge in the sweetness of farniente on one of the idyllic beaches near your hotel and treat yourself with a relaxing day. Enjoy dinner in a typical Creole ambiance with a rich buffet of tasty Creole dishes. Its aromas and flavors truly embody the Caribbean lifestyle. 

​Inclusive: diner, room and breakfast

Visited:
Pointe-à-Pitre Saint-François
Accomodation
Aqua Lodge (Saint-François)

Day 6: Boat trip to the "Ile de la Désirade"

At the port of Saint-François, cruise to the island of la Désirade with its untouched nature of a breathtaking beauty. Then continue to the natural reserve of Petite-Terre, visit the vestiges of the former leper colony and the cotton factory, pass by the lighthouse of Pointe Doublé and the cemetery built on the sea. End your day at the spectacular beaches of Grande-Anse, Le Souffleur and Baie-Mahault. 

​Duration: 10 hours, Inclusive: guide, cruise, lunch, visits, room and breakfast

Visited:
La Désirade Saint-François
Accomodation
Aqua Lodge (Saint-François)

Day 7: Departure

Already time to say goodbye. You will drop off your rental car at the airport.

Visited:
Pointe-à-Pitre

Pointe-à-Pitre Saint-François Îles de la Petite Terre Bouillante La Désirade

Price details

This tour idea is fully customisable

The price reflects this specific tour itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. £940 / 7 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax 4 Pax
Price per person £1,470 £900

Included in price:

  • A rental car of category C for the length of six days, pick-up and drop-off at the airport of Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Seven overnight stays in an overwater bungalow “Agua Lodge”
  • Three activities, accompanied by a local guide, according to the program
  • Two lunches and a dinner (included in the activities)
  • A folder containing the vouchers for your services
  • A contact number in case of emergency during your stay
  • Handling fee

Not included in price:

  • International flights
  • Cancellation, repatriation and multi-risk insurances
  • Meals, unless otherwise noted
  • Personal expenses (drinks, tips etc.)

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