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Les Saintes

Address: Guadeloupe
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Ranked #9 of 84 Attractions in Guadeloupe
Type: Islands, Outdoors
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Type: Islands, Outdoors

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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Don't go for one day only, you would only see other tourists. Stay for few nights and enjoy how cool are these islands! Drink a T-punch in front of the sea and relax...

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Timisoara, Romania
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45 reviews 45 reviews
21 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

we have booked to come here only for one day, as in august was closing season, no noise, no crowding... It is very beautiful location. We booked a scooter for a few hours, it is enough to spend one day here. If you want to stay more than 1 day, then you need no transport as you can walk (of... More 

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Diest, Brabant, Belgium
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

After a wobbly boat trip we did the van/bus trip for 10 euros. I wouldn't recommend this because we could visit everything without the van actually. We lost time in the narrow streets. It would have been a slightly hard walk tot the fort Napoléon, though, because of the hot weather. Visit the 'left' side of the island (fort Napoléon... More 

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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I've read some of the reviews of cruise ship passengers who thought that this would be an exciting excursion. If you want relaxing, a feel for the French Caribbean, a history lesson, or just to relax this is the place. You can wander the streets, walk the beach, shop a little, go to the fort...it's an amazing place to just... More 

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United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
25 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We spent a couple of days during our holiday staying at Trois Rivières where there is literally nothing to do. Having decided to spend a day on Terre-de-haut, we bought our ferry tickets the day before we were going and received a discount. The journey was fast and we were glad to be inside as those people who travelled on... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Les Saintes was one of the excursions we booked, but it wasn't as paradise like as we had expected; probably we didn't visit the correct 'Bay of Les Saintes'; Guided visit, with island busses Fort Napoleon was nice to visit, with a cactus garden and a nice museum inside. Then we went for one hour on a beach, had lunch... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

We were so looking forward to a return trip to Les Saints, we had spent a one day trip there 6 years ago and had booked to stay for 1 week this time. I am afraid Les Saints has been loved to death! The scooters were like angry wasps everywhere and downright dangerous on the narrow roads. Construction noise echoed... More 

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Brecon Beacons National Park, United Kingdom
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105 reviews 105 reviews
12 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We got a boat from Saint Francois to Les Saints, the boat trip took about 90 minutes! This island is definitely worth a visit with its quaint little streets, filled with well maintained colourful houses! This island has some small beaches and has a beach that is a natural reserve! You can walk around the island but you can also... More 

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North Creek, New York
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94 reviews 94 reviews
14 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We arrived on a catamaran and picked up a town mooring. 18 euros for 2 nights. There were plenty of docks to tie the dingy. Town is charming nice shops great food and wonderful atmosphere. It's the French meditaranin. Walk to a few great beaches or rent scooters. Food and good wine are plentiful. We loved Le Genois for dinner.... More 

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Allentown PA
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112 reviews 112 reviews
22 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

We loved our time in Les Saintes. Come prepared to walk, eat awesome seafood, speak French and drink Ti Punch.

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