Les Saintes, Marie-Galante, La Désirade, Petite-Terre
as Saint-Martin and Saint-Barthélémy.
Guadeloupe is: The sea at 28 °, the air at 30 °, Rum at 50 °
Nestled in the Caribbean arc, Karukera or the beautiful island waters to the appearance of a gigantic butterfly.
Guadeloupe is unpredictable, from the danger of hurricanes and the snoring of "Lady" Soufriere, the volcano, not to mention the frequent small earthquakes. But that did not detract from the sweetness and romance of its long sandy beaches white, yellow, and black, in his permanent sun and blue sea worthy of the most beautiful postcards.
Also superb translucent water rivers and waterfalls of over 100 meters high. Guadeloupe is fascinating by its diversity but also by its inhabitants. Bring your smile, it will reward you a hundredfold, and you will discover a people worthy, friendly and good at happiness.
Finally aware that the Caribbean are noisy, mosquitoes often persevering, money easily fleeing, the scorching sun, the intoxicating ti punch, but there will be nothing left your stay a great sense of attachment or nickname of "island the ghosts".
French Department d'Outre sea since March 19, 1946
The total area of Guadeloupe and its Dependencies is 1780 Km² with a population close to 450,000 inhabitants.Click here for more information on the geography of Guadeloupe
French nationals for a simple identity card is required, otherwise the passport is recommended.
It should be between 7 and 8 hours of flight to get there from Paris and there are 6 hours of jet lag summer and 5 hours in the winter.
The currency is the euro, credit cards are accepted almost everywhere, on the other hand checks out place (outside of the department) are very often denied, and species are always welcome.
Near the equator Guadeloupe is rocked by a tropical climate all year round. The temperature varies from 20 ° to 28 ° at night and 28 ° to 34 ° during the day, with a dry season from January to June and a rainy season from July to December. Click here for more information on the climate in Guadeloupe.