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

Located near the middle of the island of Basse-Terre, 6.9 miles south of Cafeiere, Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe happily welcomes residents and visitors who are rooming on this part of the island. However, even if you aren't staying nearby, you should feel free to stop by for some fun in the sun. It is 15.5 miles north 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

Of course, one of the most delightful options while spending a few hours exploring the area is eating a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of the wildlife reservation. The most frequented nearby place to eat to Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe is Le Rayon Vert, which offers Creole food. It's maybe around four and a half miles away, so stop by and eat up! The Red Fish and Le Banana’s are some of the additional refreshment choices near the wildlife reservation. At Le Banana’s you and your companions can not get up and go without taking a bite of their specialty, seafood.

Nearby Attractions

Those who are interested in visiting another nature preserve, check out Guadeloupe National Park Forest House, located 6.8 miles away from this nature preserve. Other kinds of nearby attractions include Le Tapeur, which is within driving range in Pointe-Noire. Furthermore, you can consider heading to Le Saut Acomat, which is another attraction not far away.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

Attractions Near Parc Aquacole de Guadeloupe
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Le Tapeur Other Attraction 0.8 mi. (26.0 km) NW Pointe-Noire
Le Saut Acomat Other Attraction 1.0 mi. (26.6 km) N 16.5 mi. North of Basse Terre
Parc del Memelles Other Attraction 3.6 mi. (19.4 km) SSE 12.1 mi. North of Basse Terre
Jardin Botanique de Deshaies Other Attraction 5.6 mi. (29.4 km) N 18.3 mi. West of Pointe A Pitre

More Information

Hours

The park is closed to the public on Saturdays, but are otherwise open daily during the high season from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 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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