Iles Des Saintes, Guadeloupe Overview
Les Saintes is a territory of the northern hemisphere situated in North America, in the Caribbean islands, between the Tropic of Cancer and the Equator. Les Saintes is a volcanic archipelago fully encircled by shallow reefs. It is composed of rocks appeared on the Tertiary age between (4.7 to 2 million years ago). By origin, it was a unique island that the Tectonic and Volcanic earthquakes separate to create an archipelago due to the subduction zone between the South American plate, the North American plate and the caribbean plate.
Les Saintes extend only over 12.8 km (4.9 sq mi) but are characterized by a long coast, enriched by those of four small uninhabited islands. The coast of these islands does not have real cliffs, but their rocky shores are covered with corals.
Detailed Map of Iles Des Saintes, Guadeloupe
The climate of these islands is tropical, tempered by trade winds with moderate-high humidity. It has an average temperature of 25 °C (77 °F) with day temperatures rising to 34 °C (93 °F). The average temperature in January is 28 °C (82 °F) while in July it is 31 °C (88 °F). The lowest night temperature could be 16 °C (61 °F).
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L'un des avantage de faire un séjour aux Saintes, c'est que, malgré les apparences, nous sommes tout de même...en France! En effet, pas besoin de changer de monnaie, ici l'Euro a cours comme partout dans les Antilles Françaises. Cliquez sur l'image !
Chameau ( literally: Camel) is a mountain located on Terre-de-Haut Island on the archipelago of Îles des Saintes with the height of 306 meters (1,004 feet).It is the most elevated hill of the archipelago. Chameau is situated in the Southwest of Terre-de-Haut island and is covered with forest.