People staying in this section of Grande-Terre almost always spend time at one of the area's amazing beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.
Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that can make a difference when it comes to planning your outing. These choices are each worth investigating. Click on the following names to learn about amenities and other details:
|Ilet du Gosier||0.6||S||Gosier|
|Creole Beach||0.8||W||2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Bas-du-Fort||1.0||WNW||2.2 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse Vinaigri||1.7||ESE||4.8 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Petite Havre||2.2||ESE||5.2 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse du Mont||2.5||E||5.4 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Ilet a Cochons||2.9||W||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Pointe A Pitre|
|Pointe des Salines||3.4||E||6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Plage Caravelle||4.6||E||7.1 mi. East-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|4.7||E||7.2 mi. East-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
Salako Beach is closest to these accommodations. Bear in mind that this beach is a reasonable distance off, so you really won't have to journey far to enjoy it. Whether enjoying the water or stretching out on the sand, Salako Beach has plenty of opportunities for both, as well as a snack bar for hungry beach goers. Without the need to leave the beach to find food, you can be sure to pack light and simply enjoy yourself. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are bathrooms available on-site.
If instead you're interested in a more peaceful beach scene, Ilet du Gosier could be a better choice for you. The waters off of Illet du Gosier are a snorkelers paradise, especially around the capsized tug boat near the dock and gorgeous formation of beautiful coral reef. These areas are home to various exotic and colorful fish species. You can find it located a half mile south of the property.
Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Auberge de la Vielle Tour can be found in Gosier, a town on Grande-Terre; it's three miles (five kilometers) to the southeast of Pointe A Pitre.
The table below lists some of the areas near Auberge de la Vielle Tour .
|Pointe A Pitre||3.1||NW|
|downtown Pointe A Pitre||3.6||NW|
Visitors who crave an exciting itinerary during their trip to Grande-Terre will find that Auberge de la Vielle Tour is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. Yes, this section of Gosier has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Musee du Costume et Tradition, Aquarium de la Guadeloupe, and The Bitasyon, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Musee du Costume et Tradition.
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them named in the following table.
|Musee du Costume et Tradition||Museum||0.3||E||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Aquarium de la Guadeloupe||Aquarium||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|The Bitasyon||Museum||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Fort Fleur D'Epee A Musee||Historical Site||--||--||2.0 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|St John Perse Museum||Museum||--||--||Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Place de la Victoire||Park||3.3||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul||Historical Site||3.4||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Schoelcher Museum||Museum||3.5||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Movie Theater||3.6||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.2||NW||3.1 mi. Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Distillerie Montebello Tour||Distillery||7.4||W||6.7 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||9.0||SW||9.3 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Les Jardins de Valombreuse||Botanical Garden||--||--||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Monument to Liberty||Monument||--||--||Petit-Canal, Grande-Terre|
|Rhum Damoiseau Tour||Distillery||12.6||NE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Museum||--||--||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Musée Edgar Clerc||Museum||13.0||NE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Hiking Trail||12.5||W||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Distillerie Longueteau Tour||Distillery||12.9||SSW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||--||--||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Guadeloupe National Park Forest House||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.8||W||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Domaine de Zevallos||Historical Site||14.5||ENE||15.6 mi. East of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Beauport Pays de la Canne||Historical Site||14.4||N||12.0 mi. North of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Musee du Rhum||Museum||14.9||WNW||11.9 mi. West-Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Hiking Trail||15.0||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Musee du Costume et Tradition might be what the doctor ordered. Focusing on the dress and clothing worn by the different segments of society throughout Guadeloupe's history. This side by side comparison will give visitors an interesting insight into the relations between classes and races.
When you're choosing where to book your stay, it is often smart to learn more about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a feel for the area. This section of Grande-Terre is home to quite a few additional resort and hotel options to pick from, which will give you plenty to contemplate before reaching a verdict. Learn what you need to know about the area's lodging possibilities by reviewing the table below.
|La Maison Creole||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Karibea Beach Resort Gosier||0.7||W||2.8 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|La Creole Beach Hotel||0.8||W||2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Canella Beach||0.9||W||2.6 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Mahogany Hotel Residence||0.9||W||2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
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