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Basse-Terre Destination Guide

Delve into Basse-Terre in Guadeloupe!

Basse-Terre in the region of Guadeloupe with it's 11,472 residents is a place located in Guadeloupe and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Basse-Terre in Guadeloupe

Local time in Basse-Terre is now 09:00 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Guadeloupe" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Bridgetown, Fort-de-France, Basseterre, Roseau, Pointe Michel or Charlotte Amalie. While being here, you might want to check out Vieux-Habitants, Vieux-Fort, Valeau, Saint-Claude, Gourbeyre and Baillif as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

28°C / 83 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 80 °F
Chance of rainfall 5%
Air Humidity 98%
Air Pressure 1021.6 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 23rd of August 2017
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (83 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)
Thursday, 24th of August 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 28°C (83 °F)
Friday, 25th of August 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 28°C (82 °F)

Videos

Tanys Girls - Grande Parade du Mardi Gra...

01:02 min ( February 22, 2012 by ario971)
Views: 2,292 - Rating: 5/5

Tanys Girls, Trois-Rivières

Waka Chiré Band - Grande Parade du Mard...

00:58 min ( February 23, 2012 by ario971)
Views: 878 - Rating: 5/5

Waka Chiré Band, Sainte-Rose


Kiss - Grande Parade du Mardi Gras de Ba...

00:43 min ( February 22, 2012 by ario971)
Views: 919 - Rating: 3/5

Kiss

Kasika - Grande Parade du Mardi Gras de ...

00:52 min ( February 22, 2012 by ario971)
Views: 1,005 - Rating: 0/5

Kasika, Capesterre Belle-Eau


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Interesting facts about this location

Roman Catholic Diocese of Basse-Terre

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Basse-Terre (Latin: Dioecesis Imae Telluris et Petrirostrensis) is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church in the Caribbean. The diocese comprises the entirety of the former French dependency of Guadeloupe. The diocese is a suffragan of the Archdiocese of Fort-de-France, and is a member of the Antilles Episcopal Conference.

More reading: Roman Catholic Diocese of Basse-Terre homepage
Located at 16, -61.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Religious organizations established in 1850, Roman Catholic Church in Guadeloupe, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 19th century, Roman Catholic dioceses in the Caribbean

Basse-Terre Cathedral

Basse-Terre Cathedral (Cathédrale Notre-Dame-de-Guadeloupe de Basse-Terre) is a Roman Catholic cathedral, and a national monument of France, located in the town of Basse-Terre in Guadeloupe.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16, -61.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Basilica churches in France, Buildings and structures in Guadeloupe, Cathedrals in France, Church buildings in the Caribbean, Churches in Guadeloupe, Guadeloupean culture, Roman Catholic Church in Guadeloupe

Arrondissement of Basse-Terre

The arrondissement of Basse-Terre is an arrondissement of France in the Guadeloupe department in the Guadeloupe region. It has 17 cantons and 18 communes.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16, -61.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Arrondissements of Guadeloupe, Les Saintes representation into Guadeloupe administration

Stade St. Claude

Stade St. Claude is a multi-use stadium in Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe. The stadium is home to the Guadeloupe national football team. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium holds 10,000. It is currently used by football teams Racing Club de Basse-Terre and La Gauloise de Basse-Terre.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16, -61.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Guadeloupe, National stadiums

Carbet Falls

Carbet Falls (French: Les chutes du Carbet) is a series of waterfalls on the Carbet River in Guadeloupe, an overseas department of France located in the Leeward Islands of the eastern Caribbean region. Its three cascades are set amid the tropical rainforests on the lower slopes of the volcano La Soufrière. The falls are one of the most popular visitor sites in Guadeloupe, with approximately 400,000 visitors annually. In 1493, Christopher Columbus noted Carbet Falls in his log.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 16, -61.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Guadeloupe, Visitor attractions in Guadeloupe, Waterfalls of France, Waterfalls of North America

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