Offering the chance to get away from it all in exotic, interesting and relaxing surroundings, the French overseas départements are favourite destinations for nature lovers, fans of relaxation and sports enthusiasts alike. The traditions and the culinary specialities, the magnificent beaches of fine sand, the luxuriant forests, the beauty and richness of the marine life and the tropical flora and fauna are a source of wonder.
TOURISM IN OVERSEAS
Archipelago of the Caribbean islands, Guadeloupe offers to its visitors nature, relaxation and enjoyments of the sea with its six groups of islands, that are the continental Guadeloupe (Basse-Terre and Grande-Terre), the Saintes, Marie-Galante, La Désirade, Saint-Barthélémy, and the French part of Saint-Martin.
French Guiana is a land of adventure with scenery that has remained wild, as illustrated by its Amazonian rivers and its nature reserves rich in fauna and flora.
Situated in the archipelago of the Petites Antilles, the Martinique island is dominated by the volcano of the Pelée Mountain, and offers a wide choice of activities as well as plenty of opportunity for relaxation with its remarkable natural sites and its idyllic beaches.
The unspoiled landscapes, the rain forest, but also the two volcanic massifs Piton des Neiges and Piton de la Fournaise, make the Réunion island a perfect place for nature lovers and hikers.
CITIES & TOWNS
Sea diving at the Cousteau Reserve
TRAVEL & HOLIDAYS IN OVERSEAS