Best Things to Do in Martinique
Breathtaking natural beauty is Martinique's claim to fame, but no coast offers quite the same scenery. The north is both rugged and lush, with the majestic Mont Pelée volcano commanding the view. Southern Martinique is calmer, romantic and characterized by brilliant white sand beaches. Central on the west coast, urban Fort-de-France is bursting with spectacular historic and cultural sites. Make sure to put that area's Schoelcher Library at the top of your sightseeing list.
Why go: Schoelcher Library should make your travel itinerary for its history and ornate design, not for ... read more»
Why go: Families can't stay away from Les Salines beach in the village of Ste-Anne for ... read more»
Why go: Really adventurous travelers like to scale the sides of this active volcano, but there are ... read more»
Why go: Diamond Beach in the town of Le Diamant is rarely crowded, but always beautiful. Travelers ... read more»
Why go: You should brush up on your French before visiting Fort-de-France's beautiful La Savane park ... read more»
Why go: Visit one Martinique's most famous sights, the Balata Gardens, to see why this is ... read more»