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Prickly Pear

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Address: Marigot, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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US$120.00*
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Day Trip to the Island of Prickly Pear from St Maarten
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US$118.99*
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Prickly Pear Day Sail and Snorkel from St Maarten

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Amazing beaches and views of the surrounding islands and yachts is priceless.

We did a day trip to Prickly Pear and it was a fantastic day for sure. The beach was amazing, and the views of the surrounding islands and the yachts and pleasure boats travelling... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
George C
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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a day trip to Prickly Pear and it was a fantastic day for sure. The beach was amazing, and the views of the surrounding islands and the yachts and pleasure boats travelling about is incredible. We thoroughly enjoyed our day at Prickly Pear.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect day trip destination. Snorkeling and swimming in the beautiful beaches. Definitely recommended!

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Thank Marcel S
Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We signed up through Simpson Bay concierge and left from Aqua Mania. They scanned our passports and had us sign a waiver before we left. Snacks/ drinks (cheese, bread, apples, rum punch) and bbq lunch were all included in the ride. The weather was beautiful! And the boat ride was actually very fun! It took about 2 hours to get... More 

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Danbury, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

There is nothing to do here, except stare at the gorgeousness of this water and sand. Oh wait, there is a TINY one -man run "bar," which is really just a hut with 3 or so barstools. The "bartender" is very pleasant and makes a good drink:)

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Bowmanville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Weather was picture perfect we had a little rain on the way out but all was good the rest of the day was amazing. The crew on the cataram were professional well versed i the area ad very knowledgable. We were picked u at our hotel by shuttle at 7:15 m ad returned at 6 pm. Staff on board served... More 

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Cinnaminson, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This is really a beautiful beach, on a small island off the cost of St. Martin. The sand is so soft and the water surrounding the island is crystal clear. You will need to access the island by some type of boat, but it's worth the trip as it's one of the nicest beaches you will find.

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Thank William C
Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

If you want to spend a beautiful day away this is the place to go! The beach is calm, it's not crowed because you can only access by boat, so you can have a beautiful white sandy beach all to yourself!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

The beach is gorgeous. The island is uninhabited so there nothing there besides 2 restaurants that opens on selective days and times. Great place for snorkelling.

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Thank Kiselle F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

The water here was so crystal clear. Great place for snorkeling or just relaxing on the beach. also had a nice little beach bar.

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Georgetown, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

Beautiful private island! Pristine beach with soft white sand! A must see! For the time of your life visit Prickly Pear Island by booking the all-day Catamaran Cruise aboard the fabulous "Winner's Touch" by Solana. What a beautiful experience! Great for snorkelling!

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