Welcome to
Basse Terre!


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Basse Terre

Do you like spending time out in the fresh air? You can experience several hiking trails and a nature preserve near Basse Terre. Take some time to look through this table for more…

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Basse Terre

Restaurants

Known as the “Wild Side” of Guadeloupe, Basse Terre doesn't suffer for lack of restaurants despite its more…

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Great Ways to Stay

There are Many Different Accommodation Options in
Basse Terre

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Basse Terre

Accommodations:

The larger of Guadeloupe's two main islands, Basse Terre is dominated by a volcano and lush forested lands. Local lodgings take advantage of these natural surroundings by…

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Basse Terre

Hotels

Although it is possible to find hotels throughout the lush interior of Basse Terre, for the most part they are built right…

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Basse Terre

A popular dive resort is located in Basse Terre, which draws many scuba divers to the area on a regular basis. Here, the focus is on eco-tourism, so they aim to leave all that…

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Basse Terre

One of the two main populated islands in Guadeloupe, Basse Terre is the larger, more eco-friendly sister to Grande Terre's more commercially distinct nature. There is so much…

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Have Fun:

You Won't Run Out of Options Vacationing in
Basse Terre

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Basse Terre

Activities:

The largest of Guadeloupe's islands, Basse Terre is mountainous and lush with green space. Although it is a popular tourist destination, the island remains unhurried and a…

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Basse Terre

Attractions

One could say that the entire island of Basse Terre is a natural attraction all itself, what with is volcano, waterfalls,…

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Basse Terre

Snorkeling

Although snorkeling is great throughout Guadeloupe, many agree that the best sites are accessible off the coast of Basse…

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Basse Terre

In case you enjoy learning about other people and places, you might want to visit a museum while on vacation in Basse Terre. Try clicking on the name of each museum to see detailed…

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Basse Terre

Sailing & Boating

As the capital of Guadeloupe, Basse Terre is a popular vacation spot all its own. Add in the fact that it is an…

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Travel Planning Fundamentals for
Basse Terre


Basse Terre

Air Travel

Basse Terre is home to one of six airports in Guadeloupe, however, it is rarely put to use. Instead, tourists will…

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Basse Terre

Sailing & Boating

As the capital of Guadeloupe, Basse Terre is a popular vacation spot all its own. Add in the fact that it is an…

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