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Carbet Falls (Les Chutes du Carbet)

Parc National, Guadeloupe
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Attention: Danger of Confusion

There are four Falls: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Waterfall of Carbet AND one additonal that is reached easily... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sven M
via mobile
First rainforest hike

This was our first rainforest hike ever. If you want to get up to last waterfall, don't do like we... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
Pier-Luc B
Mirabel, Canada
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You know you need lots of vacation photos, so why not take them here? These three waterfalls showcase the natural beauty of the tropical landscape.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are four Falls: 1st, 2nd and 3rd Waterfall of Carbet AND one additonal that is reached easily from the parking of the 1st and 2nd fall. The numbering starts from the top (1st fall is the furthest to hike to). The third fall is...More

Thank Sven M
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This was our first rainforest hike ever. If you want to get up to last waterfall, don't do like we did... bring snacks and something to drink, maybe even plan something warmer to wear... The back and forth trip with some stops and time to...More

2  Thank Pier-Luc B
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My wife & I walked to the Second Chute (waterfall) on our week-long visit in Guadeloupe and would highly recommend this. It was raining lightly but we didn't mind. The path to the second falls was incredibly well built and maintained - stone and wooden...More

2  Thank Donald Munroe E
Reviewed 17 March 2017

A must see and do in Basse Terre. We only hike to the second chutes du Carbet. We did not have enough time for the other nor the right shoes. It was beautiful.

1  Thank Smilemilie
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this after hiking la souffriere and though our legs were tired it was worth the walk! There was plenty of parking, although the drive to the parking area was adventurous - windy and narrow. When we arrived we were charged $2.50 per person...More

4  Thank CalamitysChild1234
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We decided to picnic there on the day of our arrival in Guadeloupe so as not to turn up at our rented villa too early. From the car park it's a 90-minute return trip to the waterfall, through a rainforest, along a reasonably well maintained...More

2  Thank Dilbertfan
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Great parking area after a cool drive to reach the parking area. Excellent pathway to reach near the bottom of the waterfall. About a 30 minute, fairly easy stroll.

1  Thank TimJMeyer
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I would say this was certainly a difficult and certainly challenging hike. Just a few things to note and consider, finding the entrance was difficult as the sign was hard to find, and once you are on the trail, there's directions/signs whatsoever.

1  Thank Lewis U
Reviewed 16 January 2017

If you want a good hike in some pretty good rain forest conditions then this is a good attraction to come to and is well worth the very small entrance fee. If you are doing anything other than the nearest waterfall then come prepared -...More

1  Thank nigs_h
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We visited 1st and 2nd waterfalls. #2 is easily reached from the parking area (about 20 minutes along a very good route) - however, it is not so magnificent view, because the best spot has been closed after the 2004 landslide. The hike up to...More

8  Thank Joose S
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15 March 2017|
Response from Marine-Sylvain | Reviewed this property |
Les Chutes are on the other side of the Soufrière. It is a lot easier. There ares igns on the road at Capesterre Belle Eaux
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Sandy B
16 October 2016|
Response from F F | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sandy, there are no easiest waterfalls staying by Grand Anse. You can may be try la 'Cascade aux Ecrevisses' but you will need to drive. Take care F F
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