The 3 Carbet waterfalls are located in the South East of Basse Terre at Capesterre Belle-Eau. They are located in the National Park of Guadeloupe. It takes about 1:15 to get there from our Jumbo car rental agency car Aéroport.http://www.jumbocar-guadeloupe.com/agences-location-voitures-guadeloupe/
These three waterfalls are impressive. The highest is 115m high, it takes about three hours round trip from the parking for this hike. Better to have good shoes for this walk. Do not hesitate to take a raincoat.
The most touristic fall has a height de110m this is the second fall of the hut. This is a walk of about 45 minutes (1.5 km) that immerses you in the heart of the rainforest. The access trail to the falls is well laid out. It is made of concrete and staircases (sometimes somewhat slippery). Hiking shoes are recommended but not mandatory. When you get down the road, you will see the waterfall on your right because for landslides between 2005 and 2007 can no longer go to the foot of the basin. This is one of the most visited of the Guadeloupe sites. It is good to know that access is complimentary. It takes 1.60 euros per person.
When you return, remember to stop at the large pond that is 15 minutes, but also to paradise basins are also 15 minutes. These basins are hot springs having a temperature of from 32-39 °. A true moment of relaxation in a little corner of paradise.
The third fall is the most difficult in terms of access. It is accessible from Capesterre Belle Eaux in 1:30 or for the more energetic from the second drop. (Count 5heure return). For this cascade must be well equipped for the trail is steep.
It is said that Christopher Columbus in 1493 on his arrival in Guadeloupe or (Karukera, the island of beautiful waters) saw falls carbet knew from his boat.
The 3 Carbet waterfalls are located in the South East of Basse Terre at Capesterre Belle-Eau.
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