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Cascade le Saut de L'Acomat

D16, Route d'Acomat, Pointe-Noire, Guadeloupe
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Ape rock

Nice falls but overrun by tourists. Apparently this place brings out the ape in man. Result... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
DutchGuys
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Amsterdam
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Short climb up and down but great swimming

We went for a hike after visiting La Maison du Cacao. It was very steep up and down for about 10... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2017
Susan P
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26 Nov 2017
“Short climb up and down but great swimming”
19 Feb 2018
“Ape rock”
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D16, Route d'Acomat, Pointe-Noire, Guadeloupe
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

Nice falls but overrun by tourists. Apparently this place brings out the ape in man. Result: parents are encouraging their offspring to undertake death defying jumps off the rocks into the shallow Bassin at the foot of the waterfall. If you enjoy seeing children getting...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

We went for a hike after visiting La Maison du Cacao. It was very steep up and down for about 10 minutes. We saw lots of people in flip-flops but I wish that I had worn my tennis shoes. It's rocky and your feet will...More

2  Thank Susan P
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

"Le saut de l'Acomat" is a nice fall in refreshing freshwater, located around Pointe-Noire. The place is small but beautiful,you can jump by the fall (around 5meters high). however it is accessible through a very abrupt and narrow path in the mud (around 10min walk)...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

We climbed down a rather short, steep and muddy trail and it was worth it. It is a beautiful waterfall, not very large and surrounded by many plants that grow on rocks. It is so pretty like something you would think of when asked to...More

1  Thank 259Maria
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Reviewed 29 January 2016

It takes a little walk into the forest, you should be aware of slippery rocks, kind of abrupt, but nothing to stop you going down to the river fall. It's nice place, the only problem was that at the moment were many people around, shouting,...More

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Reviewed 11 January 2016

It is a very difficult walk up and down the trail to the bassin. Once there, not a lot of space for all the people. The water is extremely cold and only a few spots to enter the pool. Probably would never go to it...More

Thank Aaron S
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Reviewed 28 December 2015

If you are anywhere on the west coast of Basse Terre, the drive to Acomat falls is well worth it! We were staying in Pointe Noir and Acomat was just minutes from our gite. You drive up through a lovely little road, past some quintessential...More

5  Thank Troy M
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Reviewed 19 June 2015

Please be carefull walking to this cascade, but it worth all effort - hidden blue gem with fresh water to swim inside lush forest with all this voices...

Thank Lucie B
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Reviewed 20 July 2013

we had to drive on plaintains road, passing small and larger homes with nice gardens ( quiet some barracks where even people seemed living ) the people along the road said hello and asked if they can help us to find a way. the parking...More

Thank fionula r
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