Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe

Photo Credit: © François Herman - Parc aquacole
 

A popular nature park on the island, Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe invites guests to take a closer look at the local habitat and the flora and fauna that it promotes.

The property consists of 2.5 hectares of farm property that includes 10 ponds where freshwater shrimp and red tilapia are bred. The company also manages the only marine farm and hatchery on Guadeloupe. Parc Aquacole was landscaped to accommodate visitors who can discover a beautiful collection of palm trees, observe rare and protected birds, practice recreational fishing, or taste the products of the farm when the restaurant is open.

Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe

Location

Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe is situated on the northwestern side of the island of Basse-Terre, near Cafeiere; it is to the north-northwest of Basse Terre.

When you arrive at Pointe Noire, and just after the bridge, turn on your right in direction of "la maison du bois". Parc Aquacole will be 1 km down the road.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most exciting possibilities while spending some time exploring the area is eating a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of this nature preserve. The nearest restaurant to Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe is Le Rayon Vert, which serves Creole food. The Red Fish and La Savane are some of the other restaurant options within reach. At La Savane you and your group might test out American dishes and experience the culture of Guadeloupe.

Nearby Attractions

If you'd like to find out more about visiting a second wildlife reservation, visit Guadeloupe National Park Forest House, located within driving distance of this page's attraction. You'll find other places of interest nearby, including Le Saut Acomat, which is a short distance away away Basse-Terre. Also consider making the trip to Le Tapeur, which is another attraction close by.

Wildlife reservations are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's more to visit in Guadeloupe. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

Attractions Near Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Le Saut Acomat Other Attraction 2.4 mi. (26.6 km) SE 16.5 mi. North of Basse Terre
Le Tapeur Other Attraction 2.4 mi. (26.0 km) SE Pointe-Noire
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies Other Attraction 3.3 mi. (29.4 km) NNE 18.3 mi. West of Pointe A Pitre
Notre Dame des Larmes Historic Site 5.1 mi. (27.9 km) NNE Cafeiere

More Information

Hours

The park is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. during the high season, and guided tours are possible from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Policies

The park is closed from October 15 to December 15 of each year.

Location: Les Plaines, Basse-Terre

Phone

(059) 098-1183

Website

http://www.parc-aquacole.fr/

Email

info@parc-aquacole.fr

 

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