ABOUT ST. MAARTEN

Welcome to the beautiful Caribbean island of St. Maarten/ St. Martin, the smallest island that is shared by a duel nation.  The island consists of St. Maarten, a country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands and St. Martin, Part of the French Overseas Collectivity. The Island is located approximately 150 miles Southeast of Puerto Rico, surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the winward side and the calm waters of the Caribbean Sea on the leeward side. Although Dutch and French are the official languages on the respective sides of the island, English is widely spoken. 

things to do

There are so many things to do and to discover on the beautiful island of St. Maarten. From relaxing on one of 35 different beaches to ziplining on the steepest zipline in the world, the list of activities are endless. Here are some of the most popular attractions to enjoy and see while visiting St. Maarten. 

 

Swimming, Snorkeling, and Diving

Deep sea fishing

Jet Skiing, surfing, windsurfing, and parasailing

Hiking to the natural pools

Taking an Atv tour

Ziplining with Rainforest Adventures at Rockland estates

Sailing on the legendary 12 Metre racing yachts 

Strolling down the boardwalk in Philipsburg

Shopping on Front Street

Visiting the Ma Doudou Rum Factory in Cul De Sac

Renting a cabana and enjoying the pool at Loterie farm

Spending the day at Pinel Island

Exploring Fort Louis and shopping in Marigot

Celebrating Carnival on the french side in February

Watching the Heineken Regatta in March 

Enjoying the Grand Carnival Parade on the Dutch side in April

Learning about various species of birds at Parotte Ville 

Horseback riding on the beach

Dining in Grand Case at some of the best restaurants in the Caribbean

Taking a sunset sail on a catamaran

Island hopping to neighboring Anguilla and St. Barths

Anse Marcel beach and boats on french si