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Deshaies Botanical Gardens

Deshaies Botanical Gardens

Deshaies Botanical Gardens

Deshaies Botanical Gardens/Jardins Botanique de Deshaies (Deshaies, Basse-Terre) — Spread out over two and a half acres of property formerly owned by the famed French comedian Coluche, the incredible local flora sits against the backdrop of the stunning Caribbean Sea. Along the flora, there are pink flamingos and parrots on site, as well as a children’s area (complete with a playground and petting zoo-like area where goats and other farm animals can be found). While there, you can treat yourself to one of Guadeloupe’s finest dining experiences at the Gardens’ scenic restaurant “Bar Glacier”. Admission: €15.50 (adult), €10.50 (children aged 5 to 12). Hours: 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (daily). See its website for more details: www.jardin-botanique.com