Attractions in Trois Ilets

Photo credit: © Mangofil
 

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. 

Beaches

Anse Mitan

There are a large number of beaches to consider, although each of them are found nearby. Snorkeling is available at several locations, for visitors who enjoy this relaxing pastime. Click on the beach names for a detailed article concerning that individual beach.

A local beach where you can go snorkeling 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 top pick for those who enjoy snorkeling is Pointe du Bout. There's plenty to do and see both in and out of the water at Pointe du Bout. Watch the boats come in to dock or take in the local shops.

Anse-a-l'Ane: Perfect for a picnic, Anse-a-l'Ane beach offers tables for guests to stop for a snack along these shores. A nearby shell museum and a bar in the neighboring Le Calalou Hotel are also prime attractions.

Fortunately, you can find a full range of beaches nearby. To read more about this topic, read this article.

Landmark Attractions

A common landmark for vacationers is La Savane des Esclaves. It is found 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.

Another common landmark for vacationers is 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.

That's not all -- there are a variety of other options as well. If you need to find out more about other sites worth seeing in and near Trois Ilets here.

Natural Attractions

Mangofil

Mangofil is one of the natural attractions you might enjoy. 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.

A second place you should consider visiting is Balata Botanical Gardens. 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.

Trois Ilets offers some other natural attractions. Navigate to this article concerning natural attractions in and near Trois Ilets if you want to find some more facts.

Casinos

Martinique Casinos

Feeling lucky? Guests wanting to try their luck in some gaming action will have a few places to go in and near the area.

The following table enables you to learn some details regarding the casinos in and near Trois Ilets.

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

Furthermore, guests will discover several other attractions. Other miscellaneous attractions in and near Trois Ilets are listed here:

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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