Shore Excursions In St Maarten
SHORE EXCURSION: ST MAARTEN SNORKELLING TOUR
Arrive in St. Maarten early in the morning and take advantage of a snorkelling session with a local guide. Explore the shallow reef and the site of a shipwreck in the Little Bay. Swim with a variety of tropical fish in the pristine waters in St. Maarten.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: SAND DOLLAR HALF DAY SNORKEL TRIP
From St. Maarten, take this half day snorkelling excursion to the rock formation, Creole Rock. Here, in the calm, crystal clear waters, you’ll snorkel amongst the many varieties of fish and may even catch a glimpse of the rare frogfish. Ice cold drinks are included on board, as well as a fresh French baguette for all the hungry snorkellers!
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: ISLAND SIGHTSEEING WITH SHOPPING
This tour is all about St. Maarten’s history, sightseeing, and shopping. There is no better way to experience this beautiful Island than on this 4-5 hour tour. Visit both the Dutch and French sides of the island, passing through several towns including Philipsburg, Indigo bay, Simpson Bay, Cole Bay Hill and the French capital, Marigot.
Enjoy shopping at the mall and flea market, sightseeing, walking around, snacking, and lunch. There is no swimming involved on this tour. You will head back to the ship at the end of this wonderful day.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: BEACHES, AND SHOPPING IN MARIGOT
On this 5-6 hour tour, visit some of St Maarten’s most famous beaches, including Maho Beach, Orient Beach and Oyster Bay. You’ll have the chance to explore both the Dutch and French side’s of the island with your guide. In addition to the beach stops for swimming and photo shots, you’ll also have time for shopping in Marigot.
SHORE EXCURSION: PRIVATE SIGHTSEEING TOUR OF ST MAARTEN
This private tour departs from the terminal information centre at the cruise port. You will visit the French and Dutch border, learn about the history of the island, spend time with iguanas, and enjoy the beach. A trip to Philipsburg and an open market in Marigot is also included in this shore excursion. At the end of the day you will be returned back to your ship.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: MULLET BAY BEACH, BEA ROUGE, AND ORIENT BAY
Visit 3 of St Maarten’s most popular beaches on this half-day tour! Relax and lounge in the sun as you make stops at Mullet Bay Beach, Bea Rouge and Orient Bay. Lounge chairs and a welcome drink are provided at each stop. Learn a little of the island’s history from your guide as you drive to each location.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: ISLAND SIGHTSEEING TOUR BY HELICOPTER
Experience paradise like never before. See St Maarten/St Martin and the most famous spots that visiting guests rave about, by air. Your tour begins at a private location on the French side of the island and makes it’s rounds by air.
Bring your camera and take beautiful, breathtaking pictures of the island’s 37-square miles of landscape. Following an exotic landing, you are then transferred to a private beach where you will enjoy the white sand and crystal waters.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: ORIENT BAY BEACH ADVENTURE
What better way to see the Caribbean than through a personal touch of culture where the music, colours, and smells arouse all your senses.
While you spend some time at St Maarten’s beautiful and relaxing Playa, let a taste of “local” overwhelm your senses. Move to the carnival beat and feel free to take photos and/or enjoy a dance from the parade revellers in their bright and extravagant costumes.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: ORIENT BEACH, MARIGOT, AND MAHO BEACH
Enjoy a narrated island tour of St Maarten/St Martin that include stops on both sides of the Island both French and Dutch. Stops include the popular Orient Beach, Marigot and the famous airport beach in the Maho area. All stops are for an hour or more.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: MAHO BEACH ROUND TRIP TRANSFER
Check out Maho Beach, one of St Maarten’s liveliest and most popular beaches, on this shore excursion from the Philipsburg port. During your free time on the beach, watch in awe as jets fly right over your head while you swim and relax on the sand. Hit Sunset Beach Bar (own expense), and enjoy convenient round-trip transportation from the cruise port.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: MAHO BEACH AND LUCAS BAY SIGHTSEEING
After your ship docks, prepare to be wowed by St Maarten on this 5-hour tour that shows off the best of the best of this Caribbean island. Hop in the air-conditioned van at the cruise terminal and proceed to Dutch-accented Maho Beach and then the Gallic-tinged Lucas Bay. Visit a beach where you can get a very up-close view of jumbo jets landing.
Have free beer, water and soda along the way, as your guide explains the history and culture of the island.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: SAILING TOUR WITH SNORKELLING AND PADDLEBOARDING
Take a 5-hour cruise in the Caribbean paradise of St Maarten on this sailing shore excursion.
While you soak up the sun or stay cool in the shade on a 54-foot yacht, enjoy unlimited top-shelf drinks from the open bar and indulge in a homemade lunch.
You’ll visit both the Dutch and French sides of the island for some beach time, paddleboarding, swimming and snorkelling. Plus, take advantage of family-friendly fun like spa quality mud baths and the Tarzan swing.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: ORIENT AND MAHO BEACH HALF DAY TOUR
While in port in St Maarten, enjoy fun in the sun at two of St Maarten’s great beaches – Orient Beach and Maho Beach.
Your friendly guide will deliver you to Orient Bay Beach where jet skiing, sailing and paragliding are among the water activities on offer (own expense). You’ll have plenty of beach bars and restaurants to choose from before watching the airplanes fly overhead at Maho Beach. With your proximity to Princess Juliana International Airport, you’ll be a jet setter on this half-day shore excursion that includes complimentary refreshments and round-trip transport.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: GOURMET SAILING AND SNORKELLING CRUISE
While you’re in port in St Maarten, soak up the beautiful Caribbean setting on a luxurious snorkelling and gourmet lunch cruise!
Aboard a historical schooner built in 1911, you’ll sail across the turquoise water and along the island’s coastline to Long Bay, where you can swim and snorkel. On the boat, enjoy a gourmet lunch with fresh fruit and all the rum punch, wine and beer you can drink. This small-group shore excursion is limited to 20 passengers, providing you with personalised attention from an experienced crew.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: SIGHTSEEING TOUR FROM PHILIPSBURG
While in port in Philipsburg, discover the enchanting towns, stunning beaches and local cuisine of the island of St Martin on this 4.5-hour shore excursion. Explore both the Dutch (St Maarten) and French (St-Martin) sides of this Caribbean island with your guide, and let the views mesmerise you as you learn about its interesting colonial past and European influences.
ST MAARTEN SHORE EXCURSION: SNORKELLING AND SPEED BOAT TOUR
When your cruise ship docks in St Maarten, spend your time exploring its top snorkel sites.
Your 6-hour shore excursion takes you by speedboat on a sightseeing tour around this island paradise. Snorkel in the marine reserves of Creole Rock, located in Grand Case Bay, and uninhabited Tintamarre Island – a great place to spot sea turtles! Head to Pinel Island for a beachside lunch, and enjoy soda and beer from the onboard open bar. You’ll receive personal attention from your guide on this small-group tour, limited to 11 people.
SHORE EXCURSION: ROCK ‘N ROLL SNORKEL AND SIGHTSEEING SAFARI IN ST MAARTEN
Your time in port in St Maarten can be a boating adventure on the Caribbean with this snorkelling and sightseeing shore excursion. You are your own captain as you drive your own two-person inflatable watercraft to snorkelling spots Baie Rouge and Happy Bay. The island’s amazing scenery and beautiful beaches can be admired along the way.
SHORE EXCURSION: ST MAARTEN BEACH, SIGHTSEEING, AND SHOPPING TOUR
Get the most adventurous and fascinating look of St Maarten on this sightseeing tour with shopping and beach time.
This tour will allow you to explore all aspects of island life in a fun and exciting atmosphere from the white sandy coastal beaches at Orient Bay, to an interactive market of favourite island pastries and cocktails, to watching pilots land planes at the Princess Juliana Airport near the Capital. This is the ideal tour to do as much as you can while in port.