The delightful beaches on Grande-Terre are considered the most enticing outdoor sights that you'll find on the island.
If all you can think about is the beach, Canella Beach is just what you are looking for. This property is situated on the water, so vacationers can spend all day every day under the sun if that is what they want to do.
Naturally, since Canella Beach is positioned directly on Creole Beach, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime here. There is a water sports center on-site, so Creole Beach's visitors can enjoy an array of activities in and on the surf, as well as traditional swimming and sunbathing. The Creole Beach Hotel bar provides tasty drinks to cool guests down on hot days. For travelers who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to read our detailed article:
|Bas-du-Fort||0.4||N||2.2 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Ilet du Gosier||1.2||SE||Gosier|
|Ilet a Cochons||2.0||W||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse Vinaigri||2.6||E||4.8 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Petite Havre||3.0||E||5.2 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Anse du Mont||3.3||E||5.4 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
|Pointe des Salines||4.3||E||6.1 mi. East-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre|
One of the most convenient options is Callinago Beach. Frolick in the water or lay out on the beach. When the sun becomes too much, head for one of the nearby palms to keep you cool. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since you'll find public bathrooms on-site.
If you're looking for an enjoyable secluded beach, Ilet du Gosier might be just right 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. It can be found just a meager hike off.
Travelers who are interested to know about what is close by might like to know how far away the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Canella Beach is situated near Gosier; it is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the south-southeast of Pointe A Pitre.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Canella Beach:
|Pointe A Pitre||2.6||NNW|
|downtown Pointe A Pitre||3.0||NW|
Canella Beach makes for an excellent place to stay for active tourists. There are a great deal of activities to be enjoyed when starting at this accommodation. You will soon notice that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Musee du Costume et Tradition, Aquarium de la Guadeloupe, and The Bitasyon. The nearest attraction of the three is Musee du Costume et Tradition.
Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those shown in the table below.
|Musee du Costume et Tradition||Museum||1.1||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||2.6||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Église Saint-Pierre-et-Saint-Paul||Historical Site||2.8||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Schoelcher Museum||Museum||2.8||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Movie Theater||3.0||NW||Downtown Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.7||NW||3.1 mi. Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Distillerie Montebello Tour||Distillery||6.6||WSW||6.7 mi. South West of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||8.4||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||13.2||NE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Museum||--||--||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Musée Edgar Clerc||Museum||13.6||NE||Le Moule, Grande-Terre|
|Hiking Trail||11.7||W||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Distillerie Longueteau Tour||Distillery||12.5||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||11.9||W||North section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Beauport Pays de la Canne||Historical Site||14.3||N||12.0 mi. North of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Musee du Rhum||Museum||14.1||NW||11.9 mi. West-Northwest of Pointe A Pitre, Basse-Terre|
|Hiking Trail||14.5||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||14.6||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||14.7||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
|Waterfall||14.8||SW||South section of Guadeloupe National Park, Basse-Terre|
If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Musee du Costume et Tradition could be a good option. 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.
Learning more about nearby booking possibilities is oftentimes a convenient way to get a better feel for the area. This part of Grande-Terre has various other resort and hotel options to pick from, giving readers lots to contemplate before reaching a conclusion. Consult the table below to get a full listing of lodging possibilities located nearby.
|Mahogany Hotel Residence||0.1||SSW||2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|La Creole Beach Hotel||0.1||SSE||2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|Karibea Beach Resort Gosier||0.2||SE||2.8 mi. Southeast of Pointe A Pitre, Grande-Terre|
|La Maison Creole||--||--||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
|Auberge de la Vielle Tour||0.9||E||Gosier, Grande-Terre|
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