Attractions in Trois Ilets

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Trois Ilets is not the type of destination one chooses when they are looking for a big city filled with museums and cultural attractions.  This is the spot you go to get away from it all – without sacrificing the modern amenities that you've become accustomed to.  This town's main attractions revolve around the beaches with a little market-style shopping thrown in for good measure. 


Anse Mitan

You'll find several beaches to visit, although all of them are located just outside of Trois Ilets. Snorkeling is an option at some of the beaches, for vacationers who enjoy this relaxing pastime. Click on the beach names for a detailed review of that particular stretch of sand.

If you like to snorkel, a beach with that option is Anse Mitan. The golden beaches of Anse Mitan feature clear but deep water. The shore is spotted with palm trees, which conceal a few small bistros.

Another good option for snorkelers is Pointe du Bout. Pointe du Bout is a small, narrow man-made beach that is home to several marinas and an abundance of hotels and resorts. The beach is lined with restaurants, shops, and facilities.

Anse-a-l'Ane: Anse-a-l'Ane on Martinique has a local feel to it with quiet shores and calm waters. Quaint houses overlook the beach from a nearby hillside.

Of course, you will find many other beaches to choose from nearby. For more information about this specific topic, read this guide.

Landmark Attractions

A landmark worth visiting is La Savane des Esclaves. It is located in the heart of Trois Ilets. All through there are no tours in English, you can walk around the two acre reconstructed slave village on your own and see the hardships that slaves on the island endured while also learning about how their traditions still play an important role in the island's heritage today.

If you are looking to do more sight-seeing, visit Musee Departemental de la Martinique. It is situated 5.1 mi. North-Northwest of central Trois Ilets. A trip to the Departmental Museum of Archeology and Prehistory allows visitors to learn about the island of Martinique before colonization. The private collection amassed via archeological excavations paints the most accurate picture available about the geological evolution of Martinique.

Schoelcher Library: What makes this library so special is that it was built in 1889 and France, then shipped to the island piece by piece.

These examples are only a few of what's on the island. Follow this link to view our page regarding other interesting places to visit in and around the area.

Natural Attractions

One of the more frequently visited local attractions is Mangofil. A great place for families and groups of children to hang out for a day, this fun spot has mini golf, obstacle courses, quad bike rentals, and tons of other sports and games that people of all ages will love.

Balata Botanical Gardens is a second option you should consider visiting. Set on three hectares of private land with a view of the Pitons du Carbet is Balata Botanical Gardens, a botanical garden set up by the famed horticulturist Jean-Philippe Thoze.

Luckily, you will find quite a few other nature attractions. Navigate here to read our article concerning natural attractions in and around Trois Ilets.


Martinique Casinos

In the mood for some action? Those who'd like to try their luck on the slots can find a handful of places to do so in and near the area.

The gaming choices in and near Trois Ilets are provided in the following chart.

Gambling In and Around Trois Ilets
Name Phone Location
Casino Bateliere Plaza (059) 661-9906 6.3 mi. Northwest of Central Trois Ilets
Casino Trois-Ilets (059) 666-0030 Central Trois Ilets

Other Attractions

Moreover, guests will find three other attractions. The following table summarizes some details concerning the other miscellaneous attractions in and near Trois Ilets.

Other Attractions In and Around Trois Ilets
Name Type Location
Dauphins Martinique Dolphin Encounter Service Central Trois Ilets
David Dauphins Dolphin Encounter Service 2.0 mi. West of Central Trois Ilets
Planete Dauphins Dolphin Encounter Service 2.1 mi. West of Central Trois Ilets

There may not be an overwhelming amount of attractions available to guests directly in Trois Ilets, but that doesn't mean a boring vacation I what you have to look forward to be any means.  Once you arrive, you'll find plenty of ways to keep you busy simply by following the locals' lead, or heading out to explore some of the surrounding towns. 


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