La Valmenière and Fort-de-France in Martinique
History, culture, and gastronomy for an unforgettable experience.
Fort-de-France, the capital of Martinique, is full of exciting activities to discover during your stay at Karibea Valmenière Hotel. Here are some of the best activities to do in the city and near the hotel:
1 – Explore downtown Fort-de-France – The historic downtown of Fort-de-France is just 5 minutes from the hotel. You can stroll through the streets to admire colorful colonial buildings, explore local markets, and visit museums such as the Museum of History and Ethnography.
2 – Go shopping – The city is known for its shops and traditional markets. You can buy souvenirs, local products, crafts, and clothing in the shops on Rue de la République or at the Grand Market of Fort-de-France.
3 – Discover Saint-Louis Cathedral – Saint-Louis Cathedral is an impressive example of French colonial architecture located in downtown Fort-de-France. Visit this religious building to admire frescoes, stained glass windows, and the calm and peaceful atmosphere.
4 – Visit the Schoelcher Library – The Schoelcher Library is a gem of neoclassical architecture located a few minutes from the hotel. The library was built in the late 19th century to commemorate the end of slavery in French colonies. Today, it is open to the public for guided tours.
Whatever your interest, Fort-de-France is full of activities to discover during your stay at Karibea Valmenière Hotel. Enjoy your trip to explore the beauty, history, and culture of this fascinating city.