8 days in Martinique Itinerary

8 days in Martinique Itinerary

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8 days in Martinique Itinerary

Start: Ottawa
Fly + Drive:  12​h 15​min
1
Macouba
— 1 day
Drive + ferry:  1​h 15​min
2
Trois-Ilets
— 6 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Ottawa

1
day
Macouba

Macouba ©
The small coastal village of Macouba has a proud agricultural heritage, sitting at the point where a lush valley bows down to the sea.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): admire the striking features of Habitation Pecoul and then contemplate the geological forces at Montagne Pelee.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Macouba trip planner .

Ottawa, Canada to Macouba is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ottawa in September: highs in Macouba hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Trois-Ilets.

Things to do in Macouba

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Habitation Pecoul, Montagne Pelee
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Montagne Pelee ©
Montagne Pelee
Habitation Pecoul ©
Habitation Pecoul

6
nights
Trois-Ilets

Trois-Ilets ©
Named after three nearby islands, Trois-Ilets remains a small town few casual travelers ever get to explore.
Change things up with these side-trips from Trois-Ilets: Fort-de-France (Jardin de Balata, St. Louis Cathedral, & more), Kayaking & Canoeing (in Le Robert) and Habitation Clement (in Le Francois). Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours, tour the pleasant surroundings at Anse Noire, kick back and relax at Anse Dufour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Henry Catholic Church.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Trois-Ilets trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Macouba to Trois-Ilets takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Trois-Ilets can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Trois-Ilets

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Fort-de-France, Les Anses d'Arlet, Parcours Sante de Ducos, Kayaking & Canoeing, La Pointe Marin
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La Savane des Esclaves ©
La Savane des Esclaves
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Jardin de Balata ©
Jardin de Balata

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