Guadeloupe Snorkeling Trip

Discover Guadeloupe from island to island by exploring the best snorkeling spots in the archipelago

  • Road trip icon Road trip
  • 13
    Days
  • Snorkeling Mask 14 spots
  • $2219/person
    from, activities and flights included

Discover the natural wonders of the archipelago: snorkeling with turtles and sharks, lush forests, waterfalls and volcanic mountains

A customizable 13-day/12-night self-drive tour

Highlights

  • The lemon sharks and iguanas of Petite Terre
  • The mangroves and reefs of the Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin
  • The blue waters and colorful houses of Les Saintes
  • The chaotic landscapes of Pointe des Châteaux
  • The rainforests and waterfalls of the Guadeloupe National Park
  • The coral reefs and turtles of the Pigeon Islands

Have you ever dreamed of swimming with sea turtles, exploring a lush jungle full of waterfalls, or sipping a cocktail while watching a sunset on the Caribbean Sea Sea? All of those experiences are possible, as Guadeloupe awaits you! Discover the best of this enchanting archipelago, where each island is a journey in itself.

 

Tailor-made for snorkeling lovers, our itinerary passes through the most beautiful spots of the archipelago, where lemon sharks, rays, turtles, barracudas, and thousands of tropical fish await. Guadeloupe has even more to offer above the waters, as you discover the most beautiful sites of the inland, between hikes, cultural visits, and chilling in the shade of coconut trees.

Unlimited

Snorkeling almost every day, for snorkel addicts!

Your day to day itinerary

Our favorite itinerary, fully customizable

  • vue de la pointe des châteaux

    Day 1 – The Pointe des Châteaux

    Breathtaking view of La Désirade from this rocky point at “the end of the world”

    Activities included:
    Snorkeling, hiking, relaxation, sunset
    Accommodation in Grande Terre:
    Homestay, Hotel***, or Hotel*****

  • requin citron à petite terre

    Day 2 – Petite terre

    Boat trip in the Petite Terre Nature Reserve, famous for its lemon sharks and its Lesser Antilles iguanas

    Activities included:
    Catamaran, snorkeling, lunch on the beach
    Accommodation in Grande Terre:
    Homestay, Hotel***, or Hotel*****

  • vue de l'ilet du gosier

    Day 3 – Ilet du Gosier

    Crossing by boat or swimming to a small island of white sand, facing one of the liveliest beaches in Guadeloupe

    Activities included:
    Beach, snorkeling, discovery of the island
    Accommodation in Grande Terre:
    Homestay, Hotel***, or Hotel*****

  • oiseau au grand cul de sac marin

    Day 4 – The Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin

    Discover the mangroves, a wreck, starfish and reefs sheltered by an extensive coral reef

    Activities included:
    Beach, educational outing, snorkeling
    Accommodation in Grande Terre:
    Homestay, Hotel***, or Hotel*****

  • Day 5 – Deshaies

    Creole village, beaches and botanical garden on the program for a day full of authenticity

    Activities included:
    Waterfalls, tropical forest, botanical garden, snorkeling
    Lodging in Basse Terre:
    Homestay, Hotel***, or Hotel****

  • chutes du carbet à basse terre

    Day 6 – Basse-Terre

    Immersion in the heart of the Guadeloupe National Park, with its lush forest and waterfalls

    Activities included:
    Waterfalls, snorkeling, rainforest walk
    Lodging in Basse Terre:
    Homestay, Hotel***, or Hotel****

  • vue des l'ilets pigeon à la réserve Cousteau

    Day 7 – Les Ilets Pigeon

    Exploration of the Cousteau Reserve and its exceptional underwater world

    Activities included:
    Kayaking, snorkeling with turtles and on coral reefs, walk on the islets
    Lodging in Basse Terre:
    Homestay, Hotel***, or Hotel****

  • épave de anse mire

    Day 8 – Anse Mire (Les Saintes)

    Relaxation and snorkeling in the picturesque archipelago of Les Saintes.

    Activities included:
    Beach, snorkeling, exploring a shipwreck
    Terre de Haut accommodation:
    Homestay or Hotel***

  • plage du pain de sucre

    Day 9 – The Sugar Loaf (Les Saintes)

    Visit the southern part of Terre-de-Haut by electric cart, by bike or on foot for the bravest

    Activities included:
    Beach, snorkeling, island tour
    Terre de Haut accommodation:
    Homestay or Hotel***

  • tortue à grande baie sur terre de bas aux saintes en Guadeloupe

    Day 10 – Terre-de-Bas (Les Saintes)

    Day on the “sister island” to the rhythm of its small villages, its charm and its traditions

    Activities included:
    Beach, snorkeling, viewpoint, turtle watching
    Terre de Haut accommodation:
    Homestay or Hotel***

  • vue de l'ilet à cabris aux saintes en guadeloupe

    Day 11 – Ilet Cabris (Les Saintes)

    Discovery of this uninhabited islet, between the beach on the sea side and green iguanas and cacti on the land side.

    Activities included:
    Beach, snorkeling, hiking, viewpoint
    Terre de Haut accommodation:
    Homestay or Hotel***

  • la baie des saintes en guadeloupe

    Day 12 – Terre-de-Haut (Les Saintes)

    Last swim and meal with your feet in the sand before heading to the airport

    Activities included:
    Beach, snorkeling, relaxation

Top snorkeling spots included in the itinerary

Practical details

 

Estimated average budget per adult: from US  $1,890

 

Recommended period: from November to August

Services Included

  • International flights,
  • Car rental,
  • Golf cart in Terre-de-Haut and Terre-de-Bas
  • Boat shuttles between the main island, Terre-de-Haut and Terre-de-Bas,
  • Boat trip to Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin and Petite Terre,
  • Kayaking at Ilet à Cabrit and Ilet Pinel,
  • Accommodation in Grande Terre, Basse Terre and Saintes (Terre-de-Haut)

Services not Included

  • Meals not mentioned in the program,
  • Car parking,
  • Entrance to the Deshaie Botanical Garden,
  • Drinks, personal expenses and tips,
  • Tourist taxes
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