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.

Diving

Guadeloupe Diving

You'll find one dive service and a small number of interesting dive sites in the area. If you need to learn more about scuba diving in this area, can do so by clicking here.

Sailing and Boating

Additional information about local providers that can enable you to get out on the open water can be seen here:

Boating Opportunities In Pointe a Pitre
Name Type Phone Location Island
Azimut Croisiere Boating and Day-Sailing Provider (069) 041-8808 Baie-Mahault, 4.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Pointe a Pitre Grande-Terre

If you're interested in reading about marinas and charter operators visit this page.

Shopping

Shopping in Guadeloupe

If your group includes some people who love to shop they can "discover" some of the area's 12 retail shops. To read our full guide to shopping in Pointe a Pitre and nearby, click this link.

Sightseeing

You should plan on spending at least a day exploring the culture, sounds and sights of Pointe a Pitre. The area's sights include historic sites and some distilleries. Visitors who enjoy natural surroundings are likely to have fun visiting the area's waterfalls, outdoor parks, and botanical garden. You can go to this extended discussion about area sightseeing attractions if you're looking for additional details.

Information about a firm that will provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be seen directly below.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Pointe a Pitre
Name Type Phone Location
Bel'Mangrov Kayaking Service (069) 036-6030 Vieux Bourg, 7.0 mi. North of Central Pointe a Pitre
Jacky Action Sport Nature Tourism Service (059) 026-0234 Baie-Mahault, 4.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Pointe a Pitre
Mobilboard Guadeloupe Travel and Tour Operators (069) 052-0902 2.0 mi. West of Downtown Pointe A Pitre
Safaricaraib Adventures Excursions and Sightseeing Service (069) 056-1703 Gosier, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Pointe a Pitre
Ti-Evasion Kayaking Service (059) 082-8706 Downtown Pointe A Pitre
Yalode Kayak Canyon Kayaking Service (069) 056-5810 Vieux Bourg, 7.0 mi. North of Central Pointe a Pitre

Other Activities

The chart directly below offers some key facts concerning 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 1.2 mi. West of Downtown Pointe A Pitre
Sun Jet Jet Ski Rental Service (059) 090-8511 Bas-du-Fort, 1.9 mi. South of Central Pointe a Pitre
 

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