A port side city that features a booming fishing industry, idyllic colonial buildings, quaint cafes, and crystal clear coastal waters, Pointe-a-Pitre is the largest city on the Caribbean Island of Guadeloupe and is owned by the French. Pointe-a-Pitre has a rich arts scene and is filled with fascinating museums, historical monuments, and miles of tropical wilderness areas that are worth exploring. It is a tropical Caribbean getaway that is still unheard of by much of the world. If you are planning a trip to Point-a-Pitre, be sure to use Skyscanner for all of your travel needs so that you can feel confident in knowing that you are getting the best possible price.
International Travel information for Pointe-a-Pitre
Pointe-a-Pitre is a French territory that is considered safe for U.S. travelers. To enter the island, you will need a valid U.S. passport and a valid round trip airline ticket. You do not need a visa for stays that are less than 90 days. To maximize your travel savings, plan your trip in the fall, winter, or spring months when prices are low and the weather on the island is a little cooler. If your travel plans are flexible, sign up for Skyscanner's Daily Flight Deals notifications so you will be the first to know when Skyscanner finds amazing deals on airfare, hotels, and more. Simply plug in all of your trip criteria, and Skyscanner will do the research for you.
Pointe-a-Pitre Airport (PTP) is the main airport in Guadeloupe and serves over two million passengers each year. It is a two-terminal airport with two levels and a separate baggage claim area in each terminal. It is located approximately two miles from downtown Pointe-a-Pitre, and you can get to the downtown core of the city in about 15 minutes using airport's available ground transportation options. You can fly direct to this airport from Miami and Atlanta on Air France or direct from Fort Lauderdale, New York City, Providence on Norweigan Airlines. This airport offers free Wi-Fi throughout the facility, a VIP lounge for paying guests, several restaurants, and a duty-free store. Upon arriving at the airport, you can get a rental car, arrange for taxi service, or reserve an airport or hotel shuttle to get to your hotel quickly.
Hotels in Pointe-a-Pitre
For less than $200 per night, you can have your pick of just about any available room on the island. To get the best price on your hotel room, be sure to book it using Skyscanner's hotel booking tool Skyscanner will create a list of all the available rooms during your dates of travel and provide you with the best pricing so you can make an informed decision when making your reservation. You can choose from luxury rooms like the suites featured at Hotel Saint John Perse, Hotel Village Soliel, and La Maison Creole. If you dream of having an exclusive room during your stay, you will be in for a treat when booking a reservation at La Creole Beach Hotel & Spa, Mahogany Hotel Residence & Spa, or Latoubana Hotel and Spa.