In an Atlantic setting, 9 islets are located southeast of Basse-Terre. Two are inhabited, seven have remained wild: all composes Les Saintes. This archipelago, strangely reminiscent of the mazes of pirates of a bygone era.
Today, turned towards fishing and tourism activities, the whole archipelago has managed the difficult challenge of cohabiting walkers and traditions Saintoises. The charm of its islands lies, for many, in its grandiose landscapes. Terre-de-Haut is ranked 3rd in the list of the most beautiful bays in the world.
Les Saintes are also heavenly and breathtaking beaches, like the Bay of Pompierre or the Sugar Loaf. For the more courageous, there are also hikes, such as the one leading to the fortification of the camel and offering a breathtaking view. The archipelago Saintois would be nothing without men and their traditions. Fishing boats and traps are part of this decoration. Who comes to the Saintes can not leave without his Salako and his torment of love