The Nature Tour
The Parc Zoologique des Mamelles: a Creole Noah’s ark!
Experience your first day like Adam and Eve! The outskirts of Guadeloupe National Park are home to a living treasure! Set out to discover the plant and animal life on view at the Parc des Mamelles zoological and botanical park. In this entirely natural, lush and cool environment, you’ll find a true modern-day Noah’s ark, featuring some 85 animal species from Guadeloupe, the Caribbean and French Guiana. Practical info: 2 hoursContact: Parc des MamellesRoute de la Traversée, 97215 BouillanteTel.: 590 (0)5 90 98 83 52E-mail: email@example.comWebsite: www.zoodeguadeloupe.com
Take a rope bridge through the tropics!
Next, you’ll climb up high. After receiving the proper equipment and training from an instructor, you’ll set out to conquer the tropical forest. At home in the treetops, you’ll acquire a whole new perspective. In the heart of the National Park, dare to venture from branch to branch among trees that include acomat boucans, courbarils and other large-leaf chestnuts. Beginners and adventurers alike are sure to enjoy this thrilling excursion. Practical info: 2 hoursContact: Le Tapeur Route de la Traversée, 97215 BouillanteTel.: +590 (0)6 90 441 751E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.le-tapeur.fr
Horseback riding in nature
Spend your third day on horseback with an adventure through nature! Both new and experienced riders will enjoy exploring Guadeloupe by horse. Sit astride your horse, hair blowing in the breeze in a beautiful setting, gazing on marvelous landscapes that combine the greenery of Guadeloupe National Park with the blue of the Caribbean Sea. Mounted on your horse, travel between mountains, plains and the seaside on a trail of discovery! You can gallop along the beach and bathe with the horses. Practical info: 3 hoursContact: Ranch des Deux Ilets Metuvier Bas Vent, 97126 DeshaiesTel.: +590 (0)6 90 616 013
Off the beaten track in a 4x4
To finish your tour, you’ll switch to mechanical horsepower. Explore the secret, authentic Guadeloupe off the beaten path, thanks to the experience and inside knowledge of your nature guides. Travel to the heart of the lush forest and enjoy an unforgettable day on board a legendary Land Rover 4x4. Along the way you’ll follow the rise and fall of the volcano, with hot-spring streams heated to 39°C, natural jacuzzis, spectacular waterfalls, rivers and banana plantations. Practical info: 4 hoursContact: Safaricaraib Adventure Villa Amérindienne, 97190 Le Gosier Tel.: +590(0)6 90 56 17 03E-mail: email@example.comWebsite: www.safaricaraib.com