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 intrigued by the idea of experiencing the wind in your face, there are two rental agencies that can help. Anyone who needs to get more information concerning this topic can do so by clicking on this link.

Diving

Guadeloupe Diving

There are a couple of dive services and a small number of interesting dive sites to choose from. Anyone who needs to get more information concerning scuba diving in this area, can do so by visiting this page.

Sailing and Boating

Check out the following chart to see firms that can help you get out on the 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 charter operators and local marinas see this page.

Shopping

Shopping in Guadeloupe

If you are traveling with some folks who enjoy window shopping they can "discover" some of the area's 13 retail stores. To read our full guide to shopping in Pointe a Pitre, see this page.

Sightseeing

You might want to set aside a day for soaking in the sights and culture of Pointe a Pitre. Interesting sights include historic sites and some distilleries. If you enjoy nature, you may have a good time at the area's waterfalls, outdoor parks, and botanical gardens. Click on this link to read our page about area sightseeing and attractions.

View the chart below for information concerning a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights.

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 like to snorkel you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance during your vacation in Pointe a Pitre. To reach our full guide to nearby snorkeling opportunities, use this link.

Spas

Enjoying a spa could be the highlight of your vacation. If you're ready for a spa experience, you'll be pleased to discover there are two located in this area. Make your way to this article which is all about spas in the area if you'd like to find more specifics.

Other Activities

The chart below lists some key facts regarding 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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