16 days in Sint Maarten, Quartier D'Orleans & Marigot Itinerary

16 days in Sint Maarten, Quartier D'Orleans & Marigot Itinerary

Created using Inspirock St. Maarten-St. Martin tour planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Simpson Bay
— 6 nights
Drive
2
Cole Bay
— 1 night
Drive
3
Philipsburg
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Quartier D'Orleans
— 1 night
Drive
5
Marigot
— 5 nights
Drive to Princess Juliana International Airport, Fly to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport

S M T W T F S
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21

Simpson Bay

— 6 nights
Simpson Bay offers luxury resort living and good access to the main areas of the island.
You've added Carousel Gelateria and Bar, Mary Star of the Sea Church, Le Grande Marche, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Frontstreet, stop by Caribbean Gems, see the interesting displays at St. Maarten Museum, and buy something for everyone on your list at Harbour Point Village.

To find reviews and tourist information, use the Simpson Bay trip maker website.

Dallas, USA to Simpson Bay is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Dallas in December; daily highs in Simpson Bay reach 84°F and lows reach 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Cole Bay.

Things to do in Simpson Bay

Outdoors · Tours · Shopping · Adventure

Side Trips

Cole Bay

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on Diederick SXM Tours.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Cole Bay road trip planner.

Cole Bay is just a stone's throw from Simpson Bay. December in Cole Bay sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 76°F at night. You will leave for Philipsburg on the 8th (Sun).

Things to do in Cole Bay

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Philipsburg

— 2 nights
Take a trip to Philipsburg, the capital of Sint Maarten, and enjoy dynamic nightlife and great shopping.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Wathey Square as well as 12 Metre Regatta. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Wathey Square. Here are some ideas for day two: take a tour by water with 12 Metre Regatta.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Philipsburg travel route planner.

Philipsburg is just a short distance from Cole Bay. December in Philipsburg sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Quartier D'Orleans.

Things to do in Philipsburg

Outdoors · Tours

Quartier D'Orleans

— 1 night
Your day by day itinerary now includes Parotte Ville Bird Sanctuary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Rotary Lookout Point.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Quartier D'Orleans trip maker app.

Quartier D'Orleans is very close to Philipsburg. December in Quartier D'Orleans sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 76°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Marigot.

Things to do in Quartier D'Orleans

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Marigot

— 5 nights
Marigot is the main town and capital in the French Collectivity of Saint Martin.PopulationAs of 2017, Marigot has 12,000 inhabitants, up from 5,700 in 2006.GeographyMarigot is located on the west coast of the island of St. Loterie Farm has been added to your itinerary. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Paradise Peak, browse the different shops at West Indies Mall, stroll through Friar's Bay, and step off the mainland to explore Prickly Pear.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Marigot itinerary maker website.

Marigot is just a short distance from Quartier D'Orleans. In December, daytime highs in Marigot are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. You will leave for home on the 16th (Mon).

Things to do in Marigot

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Sint Maarten travel guide

4.4
Gift & Specialty Shops · Beaches · Scuba & Snorkeling
Plan a holiday on Sint Maarten and enjoy its sprawling resorts, picturesque beaches, and a variety of entertainment facilities. The tropical Dutch constituency shares a tiny Caribbean island with the similarly named Saint Martin, a French administrative division. Although divided, the island has no border control, so tourists can freely cross between the two destinations. Besides lazing on the sand, you'll find plenty of other things to do on Sint Maarten, well known for its duty-free shopping, glitzy casinos, and vivacious nightlife.