The city of Pointe-à-Pitre is located in the Lesser Antilles on the southwestern coast of the island of Grande Terre in the Caribbean Sea and is the main city of Guadeloupe, which is an archipelago and overseas Région of France. It is also the largest city and the economic centre for the region, which was first settled by the French in the early 18th century. Today, the city is home to the island’s main seaport, known as Port de Jarry, which is situated on the Bay of Cul-de-Sac Marin.


The port at Pointe-à-Pitre is also conveniently located near Guadeloupe’s premier seaside resort, which can be found in the suburb of Le Gosier, making this a popular destination for boating and yachting enthusiasts from around the globe. In addition, the excellent climate contributes to the region’s popularity, boasting warm temperatures year round that are often cooled by the northeast trade winds and average around 32ºC during the day and 20ºC at night.

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Guadeloupe / Point-a-Pitre
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