Underwater Wonders: The Best Dive Sites and Snorkeling Spots in St. Maarten/St. Martin

St. Maarten/St. Martin is not only a jewel of the Caribbean on land but also boasts some of the most awe-inspiring underwater landscapes. From vibrant coral gardens to fascinating shipwrecks, the island is a dream for divers and snorkelers. With Red Baron Charters, discover these underwater wonders in a comfortable and safe way, aboard our luxury catamarans.

Creole Rock

Creole Rock is a favourite among snorkelers. This marine reserve, located in the bay of Grand Case, offers calm, crystal-clear waters that are home to a variety of vibrant fish and colourful corals. With its shallow waters, it’s perfect for families and beginner snorkelers.

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Tintamarre Island

A short sail from St. Martin, Tintamarre Island offers a unique snorkeling experience. Get a chance to swim with sea turtles and stingrays in their natural habitat. The island’s tranquil, clear waters make it ideal for all levels of snorkelers.


Proselyte Reef

Lying beneath the waves near Great Bay’s shore, Proselyte Reef is a diver’s dream. Named after HMS Proselyte, a British man-of-war that sank in 1801, the site hosts the remnants of this ship along with an explosion of marine life. Divers can explore the historic cannons and anchors while swimming alongside parrotfish, barracuda, and sea turtles.

The Maze

For the seasoned diver, The Maze, located on the French side, is a must-visit. This labyrinth of coral and rock formations, tunnels, and swim-throughs is home to lobster, nurse sharks, and a plethora of tropical fish. The sense of adventure and exploration is incredible.

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Man of War Shoal Marine Park

St. Maarten’s first national marine park, Man of War Shoal, encompasses an array of diving sites. Encounter the spectacular biodiversity, including various species of coral, sponge, and a wealth of fish species. Don’t miss out on exploring the wreck of the sailboat ‘Maria B’, now an artificial reef.

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Exploring these underwater treasures has never been easier with Red Baron Charters. Our Catamaran services provide the perfect base for your diving or snorkeling adventures. Whether you’re a seasoned diver, a novice snorkeler, or a family with young children, we ensure your safety and comfort on board.

Our catamarans offer spacious decks, comfortable seating, and easy water access. Plus, our experienced crew members are ready to assist with your gear, provide safety briefings, and share their local marine knowledge.

Ready to plunge into the vibrant underwater world of St. Maarten/St. Martin? Check out our catamaran tours and contact us via WhatsApp/phone at +1 721 523 0709. Let Red Baron Charters be your gateway to the magical underwater realm of St. Maarten/St. Martin. Dive into the adventure today!

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