- Infrastructures of
Martinique : all the ones of a french
department (medical, hospital, administrative).
No vaccine is required to visit Martinique.
Cellular phone : if necessary, ask your operator
for an expansion before you leave your country.
Credit cards and traveller's cheques are taken
almost everywhere. Mind out, cheques "hors
place" - out of Martinique (even drawn
by a french metropolitan bank) - are almost
systematically rejected in the shops.
- Time difference
between metropoliten France and Martinique : 5
hours in winter time and 6 hours in summer time.
When it's high noon in Martinique, it is
5:00 PM in metropolitan France (in winter
time) or 6:00 PM (in summer time).
- Weather :
temperature between 24° et 32° Celcius all
year long (a little less high up). Just allow
light clothes (all our houses are equipped with
household linen, except beach towels).
- Activities :
numerous trips or sports activities are available
(scubadiving, sailing, canoeing, water skiing,
- walks and hikes, pony treks, mountain bike
rides, 4WD and quad drives...
- visitings and trips (rum distilleries,
mansions, glass bottom boats, waterfalls,
helicopter flights...) at your own initiative
(documentation provided) or joining a guided
group (details provided on request with the
market's lowest rates).