St Maarten Shore Excursion: Beaches and Shopping in Marigot

Shore Excursions in Marigot
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Tour description

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.

Your first stop of the day will be at a location overlooking Oyster Bay. Next you will get to meet Calvin the Sea Urchin Man and some of his watery friends. On to Orient Beach for 2 hours of sunshine, sand, and sea. Sit back and enjoy the sun and ocean breeze or take a refreshing dip in the crystal clear waters. After Orient Beach, head to the town of Marigot for an hour of shopping. While in Marigot, do not forget to visit the different bars, restaurants, shops, local flea market and Sarafina's! for those fabulous French Pastries. Next up is the world famous Maho Beach. Stand on the beach as some of the largest commercial aircraft come in for a landing just feet away right over your head! Plus, hang on for a jet blast as they take off. With the excitement of Maho Beach behind you, your next stop will be Cole Bay Hill overlooking Simpson Beach and Indigo Bay, an opportunity for a beautiful photo. Then up to 'The Hill', where you will find great views of Phillipsburg. With a wonderful day on the island behind, you have a final choice, to be dropped off in Phillipsburg or continue on to the cruise dock for departure. And remember a complimentary drink will be offered to you on stops!

What's included

  • Narrated sightseeing tour
  • Air-conditioned vans
  • Welcome drink
  • Professional Driver/Tour Guide
  • Port pickup and drop-off

What's not included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities


  • Excellent value for money
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Popular choice with kids
  • Romantic experience, perfect for couples
  • Free port pickup and drop-off included