Cycling Guadeloupe Islands and the Caribbean

Bike rides, walks, leisure, sun and sandy beaches during winter times ! Yes, France allows this, and even more, as a specialist in France we have an offer to stay on the French Caribbean Island, Guadeloupe! Come enjoy the comfortable temperatures that the French Caribbean offers. To get out of the winter, we have prepared an unforgettable stay in one of the most beautiful islands in the world where the key words are discovery, heavenly landscapes, and relaxation. After your morning excursions in the middle of the sugar cane fields and banana trees, recovery and discovery will the order of the day to enjoy the warmth and romance of the long white, yellow and black sand beaches, its permanent sunshine and blue sea worthy of the most beautiful postcards. You will also discover rivers with clear water and waterfalls over 100 meters high. Guadeloupe is fascinating in its diversity, but also its people. Bring your smile, you will get back hundredfold and you will discover the kind people with a gift for happiness!

Price from : 1260 €
BIKE INCLUDED
Duration : 7 Days / 6 Nights
Level : Hobby or Active
Type : On the way
Category : Biking
Trip : Self Guided
Activity : Hybrid
Dates : Best period from November to March

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Day 1 :   Arrive in Pointe-à-Pitre Airport

Your guide will welcome you in Pointe-à-Pitre airport and take you to your hotel in Saint François (Grande-Terre). Depending on the arrival time and your desires, a small stroll can be organized on a seaside road to Pointe des Chateaux.

Day 2 :   Loop from your hotel and visit the distillery Damoiseau

Option 1 : 29 Miles - 46 Km  Option 2 : 51 Miles - 82 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 290 Meters  Elevation gain 2 : 580 Meters 

This is the day you first walk amid sugar cane fields and banana trees. We'll take the opportunity to visit the most famous rum distillery Grande Terre, the Damoiseau distillery, founded in the 19th century by Monsieur Raimbaud. Of course, a small tasting will be offered to the fans of rum and adventure!

Day 3 :   Marie Galante

Option 1 : 30 Miles - 48 Km  Option 2 : 55 Miles - 89 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 560 Meters  Elevation gain 2 : 1150 Meters 

You will take the boat to Saint Louis, the main city of the beautiful island of Marie-Galante. On quiet roads you will discover its white sand beaches which are among the finest in the Caribbean! You cannot leave without tasting a glass of rum from Marie-Galante, who it said, gathers the best rums in the world!

Day 4 :   Grands Fonds

Distance 1 : 34 Miles - 55 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 410 Meters 

Probably the least touristy area of Guadeloupe, the Grands Fonds nevertheless deserves we pay it special attention. The Grand-Fonds is a spectacular set of landforms, unique in the world along with the Dolomites in Northern Italy and Vietnam. You will love the variety of landscapes in this ride!

Day 5 :   Sainte Rose & Basse Terre

Distance 1 : 27 Miles - 43 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 1030 Meters 

Today, you will set off to discover the Basse Terre where you will take the coastal road. You will go inland for a while and then go down to Grande Anse, this majestic beach worthy of a postcard. Continue to Deshaies to finally reach Anse de Baille d'Argent. Take advantage of these heavenly beaches on the way back to Sainte Rose.

Day 6 :   Cascades & Col des Mamelles

Distance 1 : 35 Miles - 56 Km 
Elevation gain 1 : 680 Meters 

For this day, you will ride towards the Col des Mamelles and its magnificent waterfalls on the way. You will first go towards Lamentin and then fork in the Caribbean forest. You climb a small road to reach Mahault. At the junction with the Col des Mamelles, you can if you have the courage to continue on 500m uphill to reach the Cascade aux Ecrevisses. Otherwise, continue your track and stop a little further at the Saut de la Lézarde, a very beautiful wild waterfall. Descend to Baie-Mahault and return to Saint Rose.

Day 7 :   Departure day

After breakfast, your guide will take you back to the airport. During the trip you can share your memories and no doubt you will already have in mind your next stay in Guadeloupe!

Average / Day : Distance : 59.86 Km / 37.29 Miles - Elevation gain : 671.43 Meters

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Day : 1, 2, 3

They are at the edge of our infinity pool and its punch box. These rooms are 80m from the lagoon. They are all well decorated and furnished with sobriety; all equipped with a bed of 160 * 200, air conditioning, an Italian shower, toilet, hairdryer, bed linen and towels, bath towel, flat screen TV 122cm, safe strong, a small fridge, free WIFI. All have an equipped private terrace.


Day : 4, 5, 6

L'Habitation du Comté was built in 1948 by the owners of the County Sugar Mill. This magnificent Art Deco Neo-Colonial style mansion was built in the pure tradition of the time, on the top of a gently ventilated dreary hill. Proudly installed in the center of a beautiful park where majestic Samana, Flamboyant, Mango and Palm trees dominate. It benefits in all tranquillity from a 360° view of the surrounding countryside, the nearby mountains and the Caribbean Sea. Crossed by the canal that fed the old sugar factory, this unique dwelling will welcome you and make your visit an unforgettable memory.

Bikes available for your tour

The characteristics of this bike are presented as an example and are not guaranteed
Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.

Hybrid bike - Standard
SCOTT SUB SPORT 20 - ( or equivalent)
INCLUDED

The SCOTT SUB Sport 20 (or equivalent) features a sporty trekking geometry that suits trips of all distances. Equipped with a Shimano 30 speed transmission, integrated front and rear lights, a custom Racktime carrier and compatibility with Snap'it accessories, this bike is begging to go on an adventure.

All sizes available: S, M, L, XL.

-Frame: SUB Sport 20 6061 Tig welding

-Fork: SF14 NEX DS HLO PM 700C

-Shifters : Shimano Deore SLM 590

-Chain ring & crank arms: Shimano FC-T3010 Black 48x38x26

-Cassette: Shimano CS-HG200-9 11-34 T Black

-Brakes: Tektro Disc Brake SCH-F15

-Stem: JD-ST103A

-Saddle: Syncros Urban Commuter 2.5

-Seat post: HL SP-56

-Rims/Spokes: X12 Disc, 32h / Pillar Steel 14G

-Tires: Continental City Ride II or Schwalbe Spicer or Marathon

-Weight: 17 kg / 37.48 lbs

Your bike rental comes with 2 bags (1 Rear pannier + 1 front pannier) so you can easily carry your staff during your ride.

Included with your bike rental :

-Helmet

-Lock

-Hand pump

-2 spare tubes

-Rear pannier

-Toolkit

-Tire levers

-Patch kit

-1 souvenir water bottle

-Pedals are included, flat by default or toe straps on request

Accessories


INCLUDED

GPS are included on most of our tours since 2008. We change the units every 2 years and always invest in the best models. Simple to use, easy to read, yet sophisticated devices they are available on all of our tours. The routes described in your roadbook are stored as tracks in the GPS unit. You simply have to follow the line shown on the GPS, and enjoy. 1 GPS for every 1-3 people


INCLUDED

Our roadbooks are complete packages of information that will help you to guide yourself through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out. We have invested significant time and incorporated the feedback of our customers over many years (since 1997!) to make our roadbooks even better. Our roadbooks include: color maps, highlighted routes, touristic information, orientation points to reach hotels, and easy to follow step by step directions (cue-sheets). Please note that for custom itineraries you will not have cue sheets. Only maps and GPS routes.


INCLUDED

Our Travelbooks are complete packages of information that will help you to guide yourself through the itinerary that we have planned and laid out. You will find information about the hotels, itinerary, regional informations...

Daily Elevation Profiles
Average / Day : Distance : 59.86 Km / 37.29 Miles - Elevation gain : 671.43 Meters
Day 2 :   Loop from your hotel and visit the distillery Damoiseau

Option 1: 29 Miles - 46 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 290 Meters 

Option 2: 51 Miles - 82 Km  Elevation gain 2 : 580 Meters 

Day 3 :   Marie Galante

Option 1: 30 Miles - 48 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 560 Meters 

Option 2: 55 Miles - 89 Km  Elevation gain 2 : 1150 Meters 

Day 4 :   Grands Fonds

Option 1: 34 Miles - 55 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 410 Meters 

Day 5 :   Sainte Rose & Basse Terre

Option 1: 27 Miles - 43 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 1030 Meters 

Day 6 :   Cascades & Col des Mamelles

Option 1: 35 Miles - 56 Km  Elevation gain 1 : 680 Meters 

Included

  • 6 nights of accommodation in hotels or Guest house with private shower and/or bath & with swimming pool
  • Day 4: Transfer from Saint François to Sainte Rose by car with your bikes
  • Boat ticket for Marie Galante
  • Daily breakfast at each hotel
  • Hybrid bike rental included
  • Orientation in person with our local guide
  • Detailed ROAD BOOK, including details maps, touristic information, step by step itinerary and cue sheets
  • 1 GPS for every 1-3 people
  • Comprehensive trip literature
  • Technical and emergency support available at all times

What's not included

  • Airfare to and from the trip
  • Lodging before and after the trip
  • Drinks
  • Some meals are not included in each destination, which gives you the opportunity to explore regional cuisine on your own. You will find all information needed with our team support in your roadbook.

Informations & Recommendations

International airport in Pointe à Pitre - Direct flights to Guadeloupe are currently available from San Juan/Puerto Rico , Miami and Montreal

Tour rates

Contact our tour consultants for more information and an exact rate based upon your travel dates.

Price from* & per person Double occupancy Single supplement
(traveling with a group)
Solo traveler
(traveling alone)
Standard 1260 € 475 € 2000 €
*Rates vary according to hotel availability and specific start date. Please contact us for triple room rates

Accessories

Accessories
GPS Included
Biking Roadbook Included
Travelbook Included

Bikes available


Bikes available Options per person
Hybrid Bike Rental
    Standard Included
Road Bike Rental
    Standard 60 €
Electric assist bike
    Standard 100 €

I bring my bike Discount of -90€ if you ride with your own bicycle.



Please note that any bike changes during the trip may incur an extra fee.

Services available

Services available
Luggage transfer
    On a 2-person basis 155 €/pers

Bot scann is mandatory