Double Decker Bus
Hop on the only Open Top Double Decker Bus with 360° View Sightseeing
Departing the cruise terminal you'll begin to enjoy the charm and scenery of this dual personality island which has been flying the flags of both Holland and France since 1648.
You'll drive on the outskirts of Philipsburg, the Dutch capital, past the Great Salt Pond and through the countryside. The tour then continues past the Border Monument indicating arrival at the French side, into the district of Orleans. Continuing across the north side of the island with a short stop at Orient Beach for pictures and a drink at Bikini Beach. Sightseeing through several quaint towns and fishing villages, including Grand Case known for its lovely beach and exquisite restaurants.
Arriving at Marigot, the French capital, where you'll observe a truly European atmosphere as you browse its waterside open-air markets, quaint shops, boutiques and sidewalk cafes. After your brief sojourn in Marigot you'll return to the Dutch side and stop at Maho/Sunset Beach Bar and if your lucky a plane will just pass over your head to land in the most spectacular airport in the Caribbean.
Continuing across the south you will have a spectacular view of Simpson Bay as you drive over Cole Bay Hill. More Spectacular views of the Great Bay harbor as we approach Philipsburg on route back to the cruise terminal. Passengers can opt to stay in the capital, for shopping, swimming, sunbathing, dining, at their own leisure
Taxi's are at hand to bring you back to the port for approx $3 to $4 pp. Or you may take the approx 20 minute walk back to the cruise terminal.
Tour Duration: 3h30m approx
Price: $49 Adult, $39 Children ages 5 to 12
- Complimentary Beverages
- Historical Narration
- 10 min photo stop Orient Bay
- 20 min shopping Marigot
- 20 min Maho/ Airport Beach
Price: Adult $49
3Duration: 3h30m approx