Explore St Maarten island with a Professional Guide that will drive you around the different towns, sunny beaches and local food restaurants of St Martin.
Get to know St Martin with its French side and St Maarten the Dutch side ! Learn about the European cultural flavor and the colonial past of this tiny Caribbean island.
About this St Maarten Excursion tour :
You will meet your Professional local guide after your cruise ship docks in Philipsburg the Port of St Maarten.
St Martin St Maarten is a small Caribbean island (37 square miles) shared by the French and the Netherlands Kingdom.
The tour of St Maarten island will start by you heading to Grand Case Beach. Grand Case is the Culinary Capital of the island and maybe of the entire Caribbean ! You will have the opportunity to walk by the beach that is one of the most beautiful of the island.
Then you will be able to sample a Johnny Cake, a fried cornmeal pancake that’s a local specialty (at your own expense) or sip some Local Rhum punch made from the island’s berries (1 drink is included in the excursion tour).
After that you will take the road toward the capital of St Martin : Marigot and discover the market.
After that, direction one of the most Famous beach in the world!
MAHO BEACH aka Airport Beach !!
Maho Beach St Maarten is famous due to its proximity to St Maarten airport (Princess Juliana International Airport). There you will be able to taste the turquoise water and feel the planes landing above your head !
Then it will be time to go back to your Cruise ship by driving through Simpson Bay St Maarten.
If you prefer to be dropped off in Philipsburg St. Maarten (10 minutes walk from your cruise ship) you just have to ask your guide. In Philipsburg you will have the opportunity to shop in Front street where all the famous jewelers are located as well as other electronics store and fashion shop.
About the tour :
Duration : between 4 and 5 hours,
You will explore both sides of the island of St Maarten St Martin,
You will will be able to sunbathe and/or swim in the in Grand Case Beach and at Maho Beach,
You will have the possibility to try a local rum punch drink in Grand Case the Caribbean culinary capital,
You will explore the open air craft and clothing market in Marigot,
And if you want you will be able to do some St Maarten shopping in Philipsburg.
ALSO are included in the tour :
– Professional guide
– Beverages (water, soda, beer, guavaberry rum punch)
– Port pickup and drop-off