Your Own Mystery In Paradise

Overview

Guadeloupe also has an exciting range of activities, experiences and adventures perfect for everyone. Its position between the Caribbean Sea and Atlantic Ocean allows Guadeloupe to showcase some of the most secluded dazzling beaches - imagine azure waters lapping at your feet, golden sands, lush tropical vegetation and chic tourist resorts.  For those that enjoy perusing local cultures and relish Creole cuisine Guadeloupe holds a wealth of historical heritage ranging from ancient monuments to traditional spice markets.  Alternatively savour the history of the Cocoa and Coffee trade between islands or maybe just set your watch to island time and relax.  For the world-weary traveller Guadeloupe will definitely be the place to captivate you. 

We can tailor-make your very own Tour around the Island and the holiday of a lifetime in Paradise. Benchmark Travel can look after everything, arranging your flights, accomodation, transportation, excursions and trips. 

Why not make your holiday a twin centre? add Dominica, St Lucia, St Kitts & Nevis or Montserrat

We can add excursions and trips to your holiday to Guadeloupe including:

  • Grand Terre Island - Limestone Island
  • South of Basse Terre Island - Volcanic Island
  • Les Saintes – One of the most beautiful bays
  • Marie Galante – The Creole Island
  • Mangrove Et Reserve Marine – Sunny and relaxing time in the Lagoon
  • Death in Paradise - The Highlights
  • And many more...

Want to be part of our very own Murder Mystery in Paradise? Join us for one of our exclusive group tours of Guadeloupe. Click here to see our Murder Mystery In Paradise Tour page.

Itinerary

We can tailor-make your very own Tour around the Island and alongside the holiday of a lifetime in Paradise, see the trips we offer below which you can add to your holiday...

Grand Terre Island - Limestone Island

Grand Terre is the eastern-half of Guadeloupe, It is separated from the other half of Guadeloupe island, Basse-Terre, by a narrow sea channel. The coast here is surrounded by stunning coral reefs and the island itself is a limestone plateau. 

On this trip:

  • Bath in clear coastal turquoise water in Port Louis
  • Taste amazing local fish for lunch at a restaurant above the sea
  • Get the perfect photos of the amazing cliffs of Anse Bertrand
  • See the truly magnificent landscape of Castle Point
  • Visit the beautiful Anne Market with wandering time at your own leisure
  • Visit an original cemetery in Morne a l’eau

South of Basse Terre Island - Volcanic Island

Its name means ‘low land’ but oddly hosts many amazing peaks, including the very much active La Soufrière volcano, the star of Werner Herzog's 1977 film La Soufrière. Volcanic Island has got top be top of list for places to see in Guadeloupe.

On this trip:

  • Take a hike to the impressive Carbet’s Falls
  • Tour around Basse Terre City and the local market
  • Taste Chicken Colombo at a local restaurant with views of Black Sand Beach
  • See a Hinduist temple with chances to get some amazing photos
  • Discover the Caribbean medicinal plants and fruit trees in Valombreuse Garden

Les Saintes – One of the most beautiful bays

Les Saintes lies immediately south of the island of Guadeloupe and west of Marie-Galante. It is separated from Guadeloupe by Les Saintes Passage. It's a small archipelago, made up of 9 islands discovered by Christopher Columbus on 4 November 1493. In May 2001, Les Saintes joined the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays of the World.

On this trip:

  • Departure by boat from the picturesque pier of Trios Rivieres
  • Swim in one of the most beautiful bays in the world
  • Visit Fort Napoleon where you can capture some amazing photos and enter the local museum
  • Wander at your own leisure in Cute Village
  • Local fish will be served for lunch at the bay

Marie Galante – The Creole Island

You’ll step back in time when you visit Marie Galante. Expect to see scenes of ox drawn carts transporting sugar canes, a few surviving original distilleries which produce only the best rum and amazing scenery.

On this trip:

  • Depart by boat from Pointe a Pitre
  • Visit the city of Grand Bourg
  • Visit an ancient sugar cane plantation
  • Taste the best local rum at a local distillery
  • Local lunch provided in a traditional restaurant
  • Swim in beautiful surroundings

Mangrove Et Reserve Marine – Sunny and relaxing time in the Lagoon

You will be welcomed on board a small boat to discover the mangrove and its ecosystem. Once we get there you’ll swim in absolute paradise in the clear lagoon, followed by snorkelling in the coral barrier. Lunch will be served in paradise after your relaxing morning in the sunny lagoon.

Death in Paradise - The Highlights

Are you an avid viewer of Death in Paradise on the BBC? Here is your chance to see the TV sets and iconic locations shot in the actual series.

On this trip:

  • Tour of the village, pier, main street, church and Catherine Bar
  • Visit the iconic police station – St Honore
  • Lunch at Poulet Boucane, serving traditional smoked chicken in sugar cane
  • Swim at La Perle Beach where the inspectors house is located
  • Wander at your own leisure to shop or grab a drink
Dates & Inclusions

If you’d like us to quote on a tailor-made Tour for anytime in 2019/20 then just get in touch and we’ll do the rest.

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