Sint Maarten/St. Martin is a lively and exciting holiday island, relatively unknown to people from the UK - a new holiday destination. One of the key characteristics of the Dutch Caribbean islands is being able to enjoy various activities at your own pace. No rush - no fuss.
An exhilarating change from feeling like part of a tourist package. You will enjoy the activities and sights all the more - and hopefully tempted to try new adventure. Sint Maarten/St. Martin is a little busier than the other Dutch Caribbean islands, closer in character to Aruba. However, by European standards St. Martin/Sint Maarten is still quiet and relaxed - with an extensive choice of interesting activities for all visitors.
St. Martin/Sint Maarten is a lively holiday island - with something for everyone to enjoy.
Glorious bays and fantastic beaches - many with exciting water sports.
Snorkelling and diving are favourites but there are lots of other ways to enjoy the ocean.
Visitors can also enjoy the exciting natural world of this tropical island.
The nature link will show you a little of what this island has to offer - the flora, fauna and natural features on the island. Although the capital and coast are lively - the rugged interior of the island is undeveloped - a wonderful opportunity for people to explore and enjoy the island's natural world.
The diving link has more information about the fantastic diving and what makes Sint Maarten/St. Martin one of the best diving destinations in the world. St. Martin/Sint Maarten has a huge range of exciting underwater adventures for divers and snorkellers - 11 shipwreck sites - thriving marine life - fantastic lava formations.
The snorkelling link has more information about the wonderful snorkelling on the island - possible from just about everywhere on the island. Many of the reefs are in shallow, warm, clear water close to shore. The snorkelling around St. Martin / Sint Maarten is superb. There are lots of boat trips designed specifically for snorkellers and dive boats also welcome snorkellers.
The activities link will give you a brief idea of the sports and activities on offer - all organised in a very relaxed way - the only way to enjoy your holiday - a great opportunity to try something new.
The sightseeing link has information on some of the interesting sights to see. Dozens of tours - historical, architectural and natural - large areas of the island are undeveloped - very interesting and very picturesque.
The nightlife link has a brief outline of the exuberant nightlife on the island. Over 300 restaurants – some great clubs and bars - live music and shows.
The links above will give you a brief idea of what St. Martin/Sint Maarten has to offer, but there is a lot more available. If anything catches your eye, we'll let you have more details. We work with a tour company on Sint Maarten/St. Martin that offers visitors a range of island tours and activities, a reliable and experienced company. We can advise and book any excursions or trips you might like to take on Sint Maarten/St. Martin and include them in your holiday itinerary.