Best Of Half Day Snorkeling And Beach Tour For Cruise Ship Guests

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    9:30 AM Hotel pickups commence approximately 30 - 60 minutes prior to this time, exact pickup time will be advised on reconfirmation.Tour departs within walking distance of the cruise port
  • Departure Details :
    Bobby's Marine, Great Bay,, Sint Maarten
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.


This is a perfect 3.5 hours getaway from the crowd. Available with 9:30 am morning or 1:00 pm afternoon departure from Philipsburg , next to the Cruise Ship Terminal.
Includes sightseeing in the Simpson bay Lagoonthen a Great Snorkeling by CREOLE ROCK whichis a very special snorkeling site being a part of the French National Park. A lot to see there include sergeant majors, parrotfish, hard and soft corals and many more, makes you feel you are in an Aquarium. Afterwe arrive to LONG BEACH for an amazing Beach Time. On the way back we definitelystop by at the World famous Airport to see a landing or taking off. This tour offers you the memory of the lifetime.

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We start the tour Bobbys Marina , Philipsburg. After a short safety briefing we will begin our cruise towards Simpson Bay Lagoon where you can view million dollar yachts. The cruise will continue on to the border between the Dutch and the French side of St Maarten. After pass under the French side bridge,we will stop at Marigot, the french-side capitol,for a quick photo opportunity. Finally we are off to Creole Rock to our first destination .

Creole Rock is part of the French National Park and it is the best snorkeling spot on island. There you can see many different types of tropical fish including Sergeant Majors, Parrot fish, as well as hard and soft corals. You will feel like you are in an Aquarium! Enjoy 45 minutes of carefree swimming and snorkeling.

Back on board take advantage of our open bar full of water, sodas, juices,beer and the famous rum punch. If you get hungry there will also be snacks and fruit available. Sit back and relax on the boat as we take a longer cruise to the west side of the island passing Happy Bay, Marigot, Baie Rouge and Plum Bay. We will make a brief stop to say a few words about the history of the Island then we will arrive in La Samana for our outstanding beach stop. Spend a good hour on the white sand beaches of La Samana and enjoy our famous floating bar! Snorkeling is also available here upon request.

Last but not least we will go to Maho Beach for a short while, the home Princess Julianna International Airport , where we will try to catch a plane landing or taking off.

The last leg of tour is a 15 minute fun ride to all the way back to the dock.


National Park fees

Professional guide

Unlimited drinks (open bar)

Bottled water

Light refreshments and snacks


Alcoholic Beverages



Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Not wheelchair accessible


At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time

Minimum drinking age is 18 years

Not recommended for pregnant women or participants with back problems

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Diving within 48 hours of flying is not recommended. All participants will be required to complete a health questionnaire prior to diving. Some pre-existing medical conditions (eg asthma, heart conditions, etc) may prevent you from diving, please consult your doctor

Near public transportation

Not recommended for pregnant travelers

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers

Traveler Reviews

  • 18-Mar-2019

    Loved the snorkling and beach time. Two teens loved it too. Captain Dan was lots of fun and very knowledgeable. Perfect half day excursion.