Guadeloupe West Island Photos

Shaped like a butterfly, the west wing of Guadeloupe called Basse-Terre has mountain ranges covered with forests plus some scenic coastlines. The town of Basse-Terre on the south-west coast is the second biggest town of Guadeloupe.

Click thumbnail to enlarge. F11 to view website full screen.
Corsaire Rum Museum near Ste. Rose. Guadeloupe.Steam engine invented 1707 by Papin, a French physicist, used for sugar cane crushing at Rum Museum. Guadeloupe.Working rum distillery beside Rum Museum. Guadeloupe.Palm olives, a source of oil. Guadeloupe.
Corsaire Rum Museum near Ste. Rose. Guadeloupe.Steam engine invented 1707 by Papin, a French physicist, used for sugar cane crushing at Rum Museum. Guadeloupe.Working rum distillery beside Rum Museum. Guadeloupe.Palm olives, a source of oil. Guadeloupe.
Red flowers. Guadeloupe.Orchid Mountain estate house. Guadeloupe.Orchid gardens, feature on Orchid Mountain estate tours. Guadeloupe.Yachts moored in bay of Deshaies. Deshaies, Guadeloupe.
Red flowers. Guadeloupe.Orchid Mountain estate house. Guadeloupe.Orchid gardens, feature on Orchid Mountain estate tours. Guadeloupe.Yachts moored in bay of Deshaies. Deshaies, Guadeloupe.
View of bay & village of Deshaies. Deshaies, Guadeloupe.Basse-Terre mountain ridge from route de Traversée. Guadeloupe.View of mountain ranges of Basse-Terre, a rugged volcanic island. Guadeloupe.Bathing in waterfall pool of Cascade aux Ecrivisses beside route de Traversée. Guadeloupe.
View of bay & village of Deshaies. Deshaies, Guadeloupe.Basse-Terre mountain ridge from route de Traversée (traverse route). Guadeloupe.View of mountain ranges of Basse-Terre, a rugged volcanic island. Guadeloupe.Bathing in waterfall pool of Cascade aux Ecrivisses beside route de Traversée. Guadeloupe.
Basse-Terre mountain ridge from route de Traversée. Guadeloupe.Hindu Temple near Ste-Marie. Guadeloupe.Detail of colorful Hindu Temple near Ste-Marie. Guadeloupe.Double level Carbet waterfall on La Soufrière volcano. Guadeloupe.
Basse-Terre mountain ridge from route de Traversée. Guadeloupe.Hindu Temple near Ste-Marie. Guadeloupe.Detail of colorful Hindu Temple near Ste-Marie. Guadeloupe.Double level Carbet waterfall on La Soufrière volcano. Guadeloupe.
Lower Carbet waterfall. Guadeloupe.Parasitic plant in rain forest of La Soufrière volcano. Guadeloupe.View from La Soufrière volcano to east coast of Basse-Terre. Guadeloupe.View of Les Saintes islands from near Vieux Fort. Guadeloupe.
Lower Carbet waterfall. Guadeloupe.Parasitic plant in rain forest of La Soufrière volcano. Guadeloupe.View from La Soufrière volcano to east coast of Basse-Terre. Guadeloupe.View of Les Saintes islands from near Vieux Fort. Guadeloupe.
Houses along coast near Vieux Fort. Guadeloupe.Ramparts of Vieux Fort now encloses a lace making center. Guadeloupe.Virgin Mary of Guadeloupe church in town of Basse-Terre. Guadeloupe.La Guadeloupe aux Sacre Coeur church tower in town of Basse-Terre. Guadeloupe.
Houses along coast near Vieux Fort. Guadeloupe.Ramparts of Vieux Fort now encloses a lace making center. Guadeloupe.Virgin Mary of Guadeloupe church (1876) in town of Basse-Terre. Guadeloupe.La Guadeloupe aux Sacre Coeur church tower in town of Basse-Terre. Guadeloupe.
Volcanic range of Basse-Terre island seen from Atlantic Ocean side. Guadeloupe.Grand Anse coast of Basse-Terre island seen from air. Guadeloupe.

Volcanic range of Basse-Terre island seen from Atlantic Ocean side. Guadeloupe.Grand Anse coast of Basse-Terre island seen from air. Guadeloupe.


See Also:

All photos on this page are originals by & copyrighted by Jim Steinhart.
All rights reserved. Permission required to use.