Visit: Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe, D 23 - Route de la traversee, Bouillante Guadeloupe
Take a walk through the heart of the forest, surrounded by hundreds of plant species, including orchids, porcelain roses, heliconias and more. You can walk at the top of tall trees on bridges suspended 65 feets (20 meters) high. This course, perched at a dozen meters to the treetops, is a unique opportunity to admire the forest from above.
Guadeloupe Zoo also have an insectarium with smaller species of the animal kingdom on display. You may see stick insects, scorpions, centipedes, anoles, cassava ants and the biggest beetle in the world, the Hercule dynast also called the rhinoceros beetle. The "Tarzan house" is a playground area where children will enjoy fun and interactive activities. Located in front of the zoo, you will find a restaurant that dishes out Creole meals, snacks and tropical juices.
Parc des Mamelles is a member of worldwide recognized associations for animal preservation such as EAZA, ALPZA and AFDPZ. For the visitor, it is the guarantee of a responsible approach to the protection of wildlife and animal welfare.