Activities in Pointe a Pitre

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Guadeloupe's modern port city is Pointe-a-Pitre, where cruise ships come in to dock and tourists enjoy spending their days shopping at the outdoor market.  Sightseeing is a favored activity that will take up about half a day if you line the sites up just right, and then you can spend your afternoon relaxing on the waterfront.  Nearby you'll find the ability to participate in many other activities that range from diving to hiking.

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you are thinking about riding in the open air, you will find two places that can help make it happen. Click here to read our page regarding bike and scooter rentals.

Diving

Guadeloupe Diving

There are two dive operators and a small number of interesting dive sites to choose from. To see our detailed page about diving in this area, visit this page.

Sailing and Boating

The following table enables you to get information on local providers that will help you spend some time on the open water.

Boating Opportunities In Pointe a Pitre
Name Phone Location
Azimut Croisiere (069) 041-8808 Baie-Mahault, 4.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Pointe a Pitre
King Papyrus (059) 090-7171 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Pointe A Pitre

If you'd like to read about local marinas and charter options go to this article.

Shopping

Shopping in Guadeloupe

If you're vacationing with some foks who enjoy exploring new shops they can check out some of the area's 13 retail stores. To read about opportunities for shopping in Pointe a Pitre, click this link.

Sightseeing

You really should set aside a day for enjoying the culture, sounds and sights of Pointe a Pitre. Among other sights, the area has historic sites and some distilleries. Nature lovers may enjoy visiting the area's waterfalls, outdoor parks, and botanical gardens. You can go to this extended discussion about area sightseeing attractions if you'd like more details.

Information about a firm that can direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights can be found here:

Sightseeing Services In And Around Pointe a Pitre
Name Type Phone Location Island
Bel'Mangrov Kayaking Service (069) 036-6030 Morne a l'eau, 7.7 mi. Northeast of Central Pointe a Pitre Grande-Terre
Jacky Action Sport Nature Tourism Service (059) 026-0234 Baie-Mahault, 4.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Pointe a Pitre Grande-Terre
Mobilboard Guadeloupe Travel and Tour Operators (069) 052-0902 2.0 mi. West of Downtown Pointe A Pitre Grande-Terre
Safaricaribi Adventures Excursions and Sightseeing Service (069) 056-1703 Gosier, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Pointe a Pitre Grande-Terre
The Mayolé Nature Tourism Service (059) 025-7970 Lamentin, 7.8 mi. West of Central Pointe a Pitre Basse-Terre
Ti-Evasion Kayaking Service (059) 082-8706 Downtown Pointe A Pitre Grande-Terre

Snorkeling

If you enjoy sightseeing underwater you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Pointe a Pitre. Navigate here to find our page dedicated to snorkeling opportunities.

Spas

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa just might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to learn there are two located in this area. Anyone who needs to obtain more information concerning this topic can do so by following this link.

Other Activities

The chart right below provides information about other activities.

Other Activities In Pointe a Pitre
Name Type Phone Location
Charly Jet Jet Ski Rental Service (069) 000-5999 1.8 mi. Northwest of Downtown Pointe A Pitre
Cinema Rex Movie Theater (059) 082-0764 Downtown Pointe A Pitre
Ferme Ti'Bou Amusement/Theme Park (059) 095-2694 5.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Pointe a Pitre
Gwad Bowling Pool Bowling Center (059) 024-3509 Baie-Mahault, 4.4 mi. West of Central Pointe a Pitre
Sun Jet Jet Ski Rental Service (059) 090-8511 1.8 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Pointe A Pitre
 

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