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Philipsburg Historical Bicycle Tour

Philipsburg St. Maarten


Experience St Maarten's unique past as you take a leisure bicycle ride through its historically-rich streets. Your guide will lead you into the heart of town, where you will have the chance to stop at various points of interest to learn about the island’s turbulent past and rich culture. You will get up close to the famous salt pond, talk to a local artist, visit important landmarks, and enjoy several fun photo opportunities. Of course your day will not be complete without a dip in the pristine waters of Great Bay and a final stop at the Guavaberry Emporium hut before heading back to Port.


Tour Highlights

  • First, stop at the Freedom Fighter’s monument and old plantation house
  • Ride to the Great Salt Pond, Ring Road, and Prince Bernard Bridge
  • Visit the two hundred year old former home of a past Governor 
  • Talk to a local artist and enjoy a cold drink
  • Take a dip in the ocean at the Walter Plantz Plaza
  • Final stop: The Guavaberry Emporium Hut



Important Information

  • Additional transfer costs may apply
  • Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability and minimum tour requirements
  • Tour duration is not inclusive of travel time to tour location
  • All tours are weather permitting
  • Age & Weight restrictions may apply
  • Need More Information? Check our FAQs and Terms of Usage

3:00 hours approx.

Minimum Age: 11 year(s)

Days of Operation & Tour Time(s):

  • Monday:08:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 02:30 PM

  • Tuesday:08:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 02:30 PM

  • Wednesday:08:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 02:30 PM

  • Thursday:08:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 02:30 PM

  • Friday:08:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 02:30 PM

  • Saturday:08:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 02:30 PM

  • Sunday:08:30 AM, 11:30 AM, 02:30 PM

What to Bring:

  • Sneakers
  • Towel
  • Swimsuit
  • Cash
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen

Additional Information

  • Not recommended for pregnant women
  • Not accessible for the physically challenged
  • Not recommended for people with back problems or who have had a recent back surgery
  • Not recommended for people with respiratory or heart problems
  • Not recommended for people with a recent arm/hand surgery
  • Not recommended for people with motion sickness
  • Not recommended for people with a fear of heights
  • Not handicapped accessible