Our island, discovered by Christophe COLOMB in 1502 during his 4th trip, proposed a huge variety of pleasure, tastes, colors, smells....
Originally a volcanic island, Martinique grew up 25 millions years ago from the South ("The Salines" beach being the oldest part of the island) to the North until the "Montagne Pelee" which is a young lady of "400 000 years old" and is nowaday 50 miles from North to South and 25 miles fro East To west.
Either you like trekking in jungle, sunbathing on white sands beaches or discovering cultures's places, you will be seduce by our Island "Madinina ; The Flowers's Island".
White Sand beaches, rhum distilleries, museums, locals foods' restaurants... all kind of seeing you will find in the south part of the Island.
The most densitive area of the island presents the livelest part where the real activity takes place : party, resturant, local life... you'll find everything in the south
Banana explotation in the East and windy coast, beautiful white sand beaches : the MUST SEE part !!!
Everything can be resume by one data : 40
40 feet is actually the annual precipitation in this area of the Island !!
Green, Green, and green is the tropical forest which will bring you through the highest point of the island "Montagne Pelee" (4500 feet high), crossing fresh water cascade and spectacular botanical garden....
The GREEN & AND HISTORICAL EXPERIENCE
Discovering this part is a nice adventure mixing wild environment and probably some of the most beautiful beaches of the Island....
Being one the of youngest part of the Island, this part is still very sharpy and offer greats sightseeing :
- Trois Ilets and its "Sugar Cane museum" ; a must-see place for Martinique historical knowledge
- Anse D'arlets : peace and beautifuls beaches
- Diamant Rock point of view
- Cap 110 memorial