- WHY MARTINIQUE?
- QUICK FACTS
- CRÉOLE TOUR 5 days
- GOMMIER TOUR 7 days
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CRÉOLE TOUR: 5 days
- Walking tour of a fort
- Professional dance lessons
- Guided rainforest eco-tour & waterfalls
- Sailing lessons
DAY 1: HOME/ MARTINIQUE TROIS-ILETS
Enjoy a driving tour of the capital on your way to the hotel to check in. Authentic welcome dinner at a local restaurant.
DAY 2: LES TROIS-ILETS / DIAMANT / SAINTE-ANNE
Stop at unforgettable Cap 110- Memorial de L’Anse Cafard and learn about the meaning behind the sculptures. Enjoy a picnic lunch on the beach before embarking on a coastal hike through beautiful Savane des Pétrifications. Spend the rest of your afternoon relaxing at Salines Beach. After dinner participate in a Bélé Martinique dance workshop outdoors.
DAY 3: FORT-DE-FRANCE / GROS MORNE
Take the ferry to Fort de France where you will spend your morning on an outdoor walking tour and see the capital, bibliotheque Schoelcher, and La Cathedral. Afterwards, engage in a digital scavenger hunt at a farmers’ market and sample some “accras de morue”. After lunch, tour a local rural farm or relax with some beach time. Enjoy a homemade dinner at the home of a local family and interact with them while they teach you some creole as well (pending until it is safe.)
DAY 4: LES TROIS-ILETS / FRANCOIS
Take a guided tour of Village de la Poterie craft workshop. Then enjoy a boat tour to Fonds Blancs – Baignoire Joséphine for a swim. Learn about “gommier”, an old boating tradition that is now a sport. Finish off your day with a farewell dinner in the home of some local residents (pending until it is safe) where you will learn more about the regions of Martinique, neighborhoods, and community games. Optional game of “pétanque” with locals.
DAY 5: LES TROIS-ILETS / HOME