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St Maarten French and Dutch Sightseeing and Shopping Tour

St Maarten French and Dutch Sightseeing and Shopping Tour
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St Maarten French and Dutch Sightseeing and Shopping Tour
From US$ 45.00
Explore St. Maarten without the hassle of planning on a small-group day tour with round-trip transport from the Philipsburg cruise terminal. In addition to navigating, your guide ensures you visit the island’s top landmarks and hidden gems, from Airport Beach to a local Marigot bakery. Complimentary drinks and convenient departure times make this a popular choice for visitors docked at Philipsburg port.
What to Expect
Whether coming from your hotel or cruise ship, the tour will begin with pickup at the Cruise Information Center. The first stop be at the Iguana Farm. During your visit at the Iguana you will have the opportunity to feed, touch and take pictures with the iguanas. 
We will take a brief stop at the French and Dutch border then onto Oyster Pond which overlooks the island of St Barths. Here you can take photos or simply take in the view!
After the oyster pond, the tour will continue on to Fraise Bay beach, There are plenty of activities for adults and children.. The following stop an open market in Marigot, the French Capital. You will have time to walk around the market, shop and get lunch or try some of the famous pastries and the local bakeries.
From Marigot the tour will stop at the iconic Maho Beach where you will get to see low flying planes land at the airport. This is a sight not to be missed! From there we will take a drive through Simpson Bay marina and stop at Harold Jack Hill. This spot provides views of Simpson Bay marina the airport and Anguilla. This is a perfect photo opportunity!
From Harold Jack Hill the tour will return to Philipsburg where all guests will be returned in time to meet their ship's sail time.
Upon return to Philipsburg, transfer back to the ship will be provided free of charge, or you may choose to remain in Philipsburg to shop or sight-see at your own leisure. Walking back to the ship takes between 12 and 15 minutes, or a taxi may take you for approximately $3.
Reviews (15)
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Reviewed 21 October 2018
Great tour

We took the tour with The Mailman. He was great. We had rented a car at the last minute prior to leaving for vacation, due to recent mobility issues, because we were not sure if the tour would be able to accommodate us. We anticipated...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank SAM C
Reviewed 8 October 2018
Excellent Tour of St. Maarten

Bernard Tours was highly recommended so I booked this tour online. The price was great and the tour went all over the Island. We had DJ as our tour guide and he was very knowledgeable as a guide of St. Maarten and very personable ....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank grandycandy
Reviewed 22 August 2018
Enjoyable tour of St. Maarten

We had a great tour of both sides of the island with D.J. Interesting and personable guy. Sadly, much of the island is still suffering the effects of the 2017 hurricanes but we had a very nice time anyway. A good lunch stop at The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 August 2018
Great Tour with Pick up outside of cruise terminal

We toured with Mailman and had a great tour of both sides of the island. We had stayed there 2 years earlier and wanted to see the hurricane damage. Wow!!! The Dutch side was making good progress, but the French side was still in a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank thumper1
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour of St. Martin/St. Marteen

We originally booked to go with Amigos Tour however; it was canceled due to lack of participants. Luckily for us that Bernard’s Tour was available. We were able to book and get on it right away. Mailman was an awesome tour guide. He knew a...More

1  Thank hannaferm
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19 November 2018|
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Response from hannaferm | Reviewed this property |
Yes we did stop at a beach for lunch and a swim. We stayed for about 2hrs. I can’t remember the name but it’s on the French side of the Island. We also stopped at the beach in front the airport but not long enough to swim... More
12 October 2018|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
We had seven in our group