Basse-Terre
in Guadeloupe of Guadeloupe, Guadeloupe

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
15.999 and -61.725 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 15° 59' 54" and W -61° 43' 31"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:25 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Guadeloupe
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:37 am and 6:42 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-20.017 and 119.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Shellborough
References
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Discover Basse-Terre

Basse-Terre in Guadeloupe (Guadeloupe) with it's 11,472 citizens is a city in Guadeloupe. It's the capital of this country.

Local time in Basse-Terre is now 07:25 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Guadeloupe with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Basse-Terre, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Guadeloupe is Baillif Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 2 km), North-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Morne Trois Pitons National Park in Dominica at a distance of 84 mi (or 135 km). Also, if you like golfing, there is an option about 26 mi (or 41 km). away. We discovered 2 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Portsmouth, Colihaut, Wesley, Saint Joseph and Pont Casse. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 80 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 73%
Air Pressure 1016.7 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 27th of June 2019

28°C (82 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Friday, 28th of June 2019

28°C (82 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 29th of June 2019

28°C (82 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Saint Georges

Address
3,5 mi
Rue Gratien Parize
97120 Guadeloupe
Guadeloupe

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 0:00
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Guadeloupe- Ville de Basse Terre - Front de Mer de Basse Terre

Published: March 01, 2013
Length: 57:36 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: recherchezici

Guadeloupe- Ville de Basse Terre - Front de Mer de Basse Terre Vidéo de Basse-Terre, préfecture de la Guadeloupe.Ici, vous pouvez voir Basse-Terre par son front de mer et sa jolie promenade...


Revivez Parade du Lundi Gras 2015 en Basse-Terre Avec Orange et Café Chaulet

Published: February 17, 2015
Length: 22:46 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: TV97.NET

Regardez la Parade du Lundi Gras 2015 de Basse-Terre Watch , Lundi Gras Parade 2015 in Guadeloupe Lundi Gras desfile 2015 en Guadalupe.


Défile de la Mi-Carême 2015 à Basse-Terre

Published: March 12, 2015
Length: 18:14 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: TV97.NET

Revivez le dernier défilé carnavalesque du Jeudi de la Mi Carême 2015 dans les rues de Basse-Terre Organisation : LUBERC 3000 - Transmission internet réalisée grâce à La Fédé et...


Carnaval Guadeloupe 2015 - Tany's Girls - Mardi gras à Basse Terre Chorégraphie

Published: February 18, 2015
Length: 08:44 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: BlackAuthentique


Carnaval 2014 - Tany's Girls - chorégraphie - Mardi Gras à Basse-Terre

Published: March 05, 2014
Length: 04:58 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: BlackAuthentique


Carnaval Guadeloupe 2015 - Guimbo All Stars - Mardi gras à Basse Terre Chorégraphie

Published: February 18, 2015
Length: 10:35 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: BlackAuthentique


Volcan - Parade Nocturne du Lundi Gras de Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe 2012

Published: February 24, 2012
Length: 43:03 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: ario971

Volcan, Basse-Terre.


Carnaval 2014 - Guimbo All Stars - Chorégraphie - Mardi Gras à Basse Terre

Published: March 05, 2014
Length: 52:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: BlackAuthentique


Magma (2) - Grande Parade du Mardi Gras de Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe 2012

Published: February 23, 2012
Length: 21:59 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: ario971

Magma, Mi Magma rivé.


Défile d'ouverture du Carnaval 2011 de la Fédé à Basse-Terre le 9 Janvier 2011

Published: January 12, 2011
Length: 52:02 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: CARNAVAL DE GUADELOUPE

1ère partie du Danmé MAKADAM - Défilé organisé par la Fédération du Carnaval et des Fêtes de la Guadeloupe - Réalisation de TV97.net - ASSOR Xavier, DULICE Jean-marc, FERDINAND ...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

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.

Located at 16, -61.7333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
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.

Located at 16.0058, -61.7406 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Guadeloupe, National stadiums

Îles des Saintes

The Îles des Saintes ("Islands of the Saints"), also known as Les Saintes, is a small archipelago of the French Antilles located to the south of Basse-Terre Island, west of Marie-Galante and north of Dominica. It is a dependency of Guadeloupe, which, in turn, is an overseas department and region of France.

Located at 15.85, -61.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Îles des Saintes, Islands of Guadeloupe, Dependencies of Guadeloupe, Lesser Antilles, Archipelagoes of the Caribbean Sea

Terre-de-Bas Island

Terre-de-Bas Island is an island in the Îles des Saintes archipelago, in the Lesser Antilles. It belongs to the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Bas into the French department of Guadeloupe.

Located at 15.85, -61.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Guadeloupe, Inhabited islands of Îles des Saintes

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.

Located at 15.9958, -61.7297 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic Church in Guadeloupe, Cathedrals in France, Guadeloupean culture, Buildings and structures in Guadeloupe, Church buildings in the Caribbean, Basilica churches in France, Churches in Guadeloupe

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.

Located at 15.9959, -61.7298 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Roman Catholic Church in Guadeloupe, Roman Catholic dioceses in the Caribbean, Religious organizations established in 1850, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 19th century

Fort Napoléon des Saintes

Fort Napoléon is located on Terre-de-Haut Island, in the Îles des Saintes, Guadeloupe. Built on the morne called Mire, it was originally named Fort Louis. It was destroyed by British forces in 1809. It was rebuilt in 1867, and named after Napoleon III, but never saw use in battle, and was instead used as a penitentiary. It has now been turned into a museum dedicated to the Saintes’ history, culture, and environment.

Located at 15.875, -61.5825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Culture of Îles des Saintes, Local museums in France, History of Îles des Saintes, Buildings and structures in Îles des Saintes, Museums in Guadeloupe

Terre-de-Haut Island

Terre-de-Haut Island is an island in the Îles des Saintes archipelago, in the Lesser Antilles. It belongs to the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Haut into the French department of Guadeloupe. The bay of Terre-de-Haut is one of the most beautiful bay of the world including the club of the most beautiful bay of the world in 2001.

Located at 15.8667, -61.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of Guadeloupe, Inhabited islands of Îles des Saintes

Basse-Terre Island

For the largest city on the island of Basse-Terre and capital of Guadeloupe, see Basse-Terre. For the capital of Saint Kitts and Nevis see Basseterre. Basse-Terre Island (French: île de Basse-Terre or île de la Basse-Terre) is the name of the western-half of Guadeloupe proper, in the Lesser Antilles. It is separated from the other half of Guadeloupe proper, Grande-Terre, by a narrow sea channel called the Rivière Salée. Basse-Terre Island has a land area of 847.82 km² (327.35 sq. miles).

Located at 16.1494, -61.6781 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Guadeloupe, Islands of Guadeloupe, Lesser Antilles, Islands of France

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.

Located at 16.0456, -61.6522 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Guadeloupe, Waterfalls of France, Waterfalls of North America, Visitor attractions in Guadeloupe

Jardin exotique du Fort Napoléon

The Jardin exotique du Fort Napoléon is a botanical garden specializing in succulents. It is located on the grounds of Fort Napoléon at 120 m altitude above Terre-de-Haut, Îles des Saintes, and is open daily. Fort Napoléon was first erected in 1777 as Fort Louis, destroyed by the British in 1809, rebuilt from 1844, and given its present name during the reign of Napoleon III of France.

Located at 15.8752, -61.5825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gardens in Îles des Saintes, Gardens in the dependencies of Guadeloupe, Botanical gardens in France

Îlet à Cabrit

Îlet à Cabrit is an island in the Îles des Saintes archipelago, in the Lesser Antilles. It belongs to the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Haut into the French department of Guadeloupe.

Located at 15.8667, -61.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Îles des Saintes, Uninhabited islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe

Grand-Îlet

Grand-Îlet is an island in the Îles des Saintes archipelago, in the Lesser Antilles. It belongs to the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Haut into the French department of Guadeloupe.

Located at 15.8333, -61.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Îles des Saintes, Uninhabited islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe

La Coche

La Coche is an island in the Îles des Saintes archipelago, in the Lesser Antilles. It belongs to the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Bas into the French department of Guadeloupe.

Located at 15.8333, -61.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Îles des Saintes, Uninhabited islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe

Les Augustins

Les Augustins is a small group of rocks in the archipelago of Îles des Saintes including the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Bas. They are close of la Coche which they are separated by a passage called Passe des Souffleurs. It is a dangerous passage for sea navigation.

Located at 15.8333, -61.6 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Îles des Saintes, Uninhabited islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe

La Redonde

La Redonde (Redonda in English) is an uninhabited rock in the archipelago of Îles des Saintes including the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Haut. It is located at 150 m at South of Terre-de-Haut Island. It is the northern extremity of Grand-Îlet Passage. The access is very difficult to berth on it, the swell is there constantly bad.

Located at 15.85, -61.5833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Îles des Saintes, Uninhabited islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe

Les Roches Percées

Les Roches Percées (The leaky Rocks in english) is an uninhabited island in the archipelago of Îles des Saintes including the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Haut. It is located unless 15 m of the beach of Pompierre in the northeast of Terre-de-Haut Island and measures 100 m in its length for 20 m in its width. It closes the bay of Pompierre and offers only two passages towards the Atlantic ocean, called Grande Passe and Petite Passe.

Located at 15.8667, -61.5667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 14 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Îles des Saintes, Uninhabited islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe

Le Pâté

Le Pâté is an island in shape of high plateau in the archipelago of Îles des Saintes including the commune (municipality) of Terre-de-Bas. It is located at 900 m of the northern headland of Terre-de-Bas Island, called Pointe à Vache. It opens the Pain de Sucre Passage (Sugar loaf) which is the main shipping lane to access to the Bay of les Saintes by the North. The ascent of this island is very difficult, the swell and the Ocean currents are very violent and the winds very changeable.

Located at 15.8667, -61.6167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Uninhabited islands of Îles des Saintes, Uninhabited islands of France, Islands of Guadeloupe

Notre Dame de l'Assomption, les Saintes

Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (French for Our Lady of Assumption) is a Roman Catholic Church of the archipelago of Îles des Saintes, a dependency of the French Overseas department of Guadeloupe. It is located in rue Jean Calot in Fond-du-Curé, a quartier (locality) of Terre-de-Haut Island.

Located at 15.8667, -61.5825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic Church in Îles des Saintes, Churches in Guadeloupe, Culture of Îles des Saintes, Buildings and structures in Îles des Saintes, Church buildings in the Caribbean

Air France Flight 212 (1968)

Air France Flight 212 was a Boeing 707-328C, registration F-BLCJ, that crashed into the northwestern slope of La Soufrière Mountain, in Guadeloupe on 6 March 1968, with the loss of all 63 lives on board. The aircraft, named "Chateau de Lavoute Polignac", was operating the Caracas–Pointe-à-Pitre sector of Air France's South America route. When air traffic control had cleared the flight deck crew for a visual approach to Le Raizet Airport's runway 11, the crew had reported the airfield in sight.

Located at 16, -61.7 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Aviation accidents and incidents in 1968, Accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 707, Air France accidents and incidents, Aviation accidents and incidents in France, Aviation accidents and incidents in Guadeloupe, 1968 in France

capture of the webcam Basse-Terre › North-East: La Soufriere Volcano

Basse-Terre › North-East: La Soufriere Volcano, Basse-Terre (source)

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20 Nov
2019

RETRAITE De YOGA ╰☆╮ Rêve Botanique En Guadeloupe" 20-28 Novembre 2019
Starting at: 02:30 am (02:30).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
باس-تير, Горад Бас-Тэр, Бас Тер, Basse Terre, Basse-Terre, Μπας-Τερ, Bas-Tero, باس-تر, Bâssa-Tèrra, באס טר, Բաս Տեր, BBR, バステール, ბას-ტერი, 바스테르, Бас-тер, Bas Teras, Bastēra, बासे-तेर, Бас-Тер, பாஸ்தெர், บัส-แตร์, باس-تیر, 巴斯特尔