Our most recommended things to do in Basse-Terre

Bouillante: Private Jet Ski Session with Instructor

1. Bouillante: Private Jet Ski Session with Instructor

Take a trip along the coastline of the Côte Sous-le-Vent by jet ski, with a private lesson from Bouillante. Learn to navigate by jet ski with an instructor, then have fun riding along the coast. Spot the protected ocean area of the Cousteau Reserve and admire the Pigeon Islands. Start at Malendure Beach and get comfortable on your Kawasaki LX Ultra jet ski. Follow your guide to the west coast of Basse-Terre where you can admire the protected marine reserve of Cousteau Reserve. Glide over the sparkling waters around the Pigeon Islands. Enjoy the adrenaline rush of your jet ski transportation, as well as having moments to slow down and take in the scenic views.

YOGA ET BALNÉOTHÉRAPIE AU COEUR DE LA MANGROVE

2. YOGA ET BALNÉOTHÉRAPIE AU COEUR DE LA MANGROVE

Un spot idéal pour pratiquer le yoga et contempler l'environnement, la faune et la flore présentes sur place rendent l'endroit vivant et ressourçant. Entre mangrove et campagne le lieu est une ouverture sur le grand cul de sac marin reliant le nord Basse Terre au nord Grande Terre. Réputée pour les bains de boue thérapeutiques ( argile noire marine ) dont les locaux se badigeonnent régulièrement en famille, la plage de Babin reste malgré tout peu fréquentée ce qui lui confère cette authenticité très appréciée. Une expérience inédite à vivre en famille ou entres amis.

Guadeloupe: Electric Foil Ride with Instructor

3. Guadeloupe: Electric Foil Ride with Instructor

Glide across the water of Baie Mahault Marina in Guadeloupe on an electric foil ride. Allow your instructor to teach you how to handle this modern ocean vehicle and feel as though you're surfing with minimal effort. Discover the striking beaches of Basse Terre in a unique way. Get a thorough riding lesson from your instructor and see how intuitive steering your foil is. Start by stretching out across the board on your belly, maximizing your balance. Begin to accelerate and slowly make your way to your knees. Feeling confident, stand all the way up and start to go faster as your skills improve. Receive tips and advice from your instructor as you go.

Kingstown: La Soufriere Volcano Hike

4. Kingstown: La Soufriere Volcano Hike

Your tour will begin at the Kingstown Cruise Ship Terminal, from there you will make your way towards the windward side of the island. This side of the island is the most developed side of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, where the majority of the hotels, bars, and white-sand beaches are. Your first stop will be to Arnos Vale, where you will get to see the E.T Joshua Airport and the Arnos Vale Playing Field, where all the cricket matches are played. Carrying on your journey, your next photo stop will be at Villa, where you will get the see the beautiful Young Island. Following that you will visit Calliaqua, a town in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines located in the far south of the main island of Saint Vincent. You will then discover the Argyle International Airport, which has become one of the most important infrastructure assets as the country's first international airport. This airport connects St. Vincent and the Grenadines to airports like Miami International Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, and Toronto Pearson International Airport, as well as others in the Caribbean. The airport is the second solar-powered airport in the Caribbean, following V.C. Bird International Airport in Antigua. You will then pass through Georgetown and making a quick photo stop at the Rabacca Dry River. Georgetown is located on the island of Saint Vincent and is the largest city in Charlotte Parish, with a population of about 1,700. You will then encounter the Rabacca Dry River, which is a seasonal river which will only flow like a normal river when there is heavy rainfall. Finally, you will discover the La Soufriere Cross Country Trail, which winds its way from sea level up to the top of the majestic La Soufriere Volcano at 4,049 feet. There you can admire the granite cliffs which reach for the sky, giving way to sweeping valleys and deep gorges, before you eventually reach the immense volcanic crater.

Luxury Private Sunset Beach Picnic

5. Luxury Private Sunset Beach Picnic

The view of the sunset over the Caribbean sea, right on the beach, on comfortable pillows with a glass of wine in hand accompanied by delicious appetizers? Sounds like a scene from a movie, but it can become reality. We will prepare for you and your loved ones a dream picnic on the beach. The setup includes comfortable seating area composed of boho style carpets and cushions, a tasty meal menu and spirits. Why is the location Anse Rifflet? Deshaies is known as the place with the best sunsets on the whole island. A bottle of wine or champagne is provided during this activity. The amount of spirits is 1 bottle for two people.

Way to Saint Marie: ''Death in Paradise'' Show Locations

6. Way to Saint Marie: ''Death in Paradise'' Show Locations

Enjoy a tour of the most important locations from the Bbc series 'Death in Paradise' with our guide who has been close to this show environment for years and learn interesting facts about the production itself and the actors. See locations such as Police Station, Catherine's Bar, Inspector's house on the beach. Find out how the production of such a series looks like and where the actors live during filming. Stop at the beaches featured in the film and at the most beautiful viewpoints around the film town of Honoré (Deshaies).

Original Guadeloupe Street Food Tour

7. Original Guadeloupe Street Food Tour

Enjoy a day along the local street food scene of Guadeloupe and get a historical overview of the island along the way. Explore the North Basse-Terre secret food spots, meet and have a chat with the local community. Start your tour with a visit in Kassaverie – place known for producing products from exotic vegetable – Cassava. At the next point, try a dish from shark and stingray. Afterwards pass by the local market and taste delicious seasonal fruits. See a traditional sugar cane juice machine and have the opportunity to drink it fresh made. Drive to Deshaies and stop by tiny, local restaurant at the beach and try Accras de Morue, famous Guadeloupe cod fishballs. Stop by Bokit Food Truck and taste beloved sandwich of the locals – Bokit whose bread is deep fried. End your tour with Coconut Sorbet showcase and tasting.Sorbet. Food Tour Tastings Kassaverie - Tasting of Products Made from Manioc Shark & Stingray Local Market and Exotic Fresh Fruits Tasting Freshly Pressed Sugar Cane Juice Cod Fishballs Bokit Food Truck Coconut Sorbet Showcase & Tasting

Deshaies: Cooking class, Grilled Lobster with lunch included

8. Deshaies: Cooking class, Grilled Lobster with lunch included

See how a Guadeloupean prepares the local specialties in front of you. Discover our traditions and learn historical tips about our unique cuisine. Have the opportunity to actively participate in the preparation. Enjoy your lunch meal, freshly grilled lobster, marlin tartare and more right after the cooking course in the form of a huge platter. Cooking Class Program - Grilled lobster - Marlin tartare - Cod Fishballs - Local Sauce ''Chien'' What is included in the lunch plate? 1/2 Lobster per person, Marlin Tartare, Cod Fishballs, Sauce ''Chien'', Sweet Potato Fries, Fried Bananas & Salad

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