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Address: Tintamarre, Collectivity of Saint Martin, Saint Martin, St Maarten-St Martin
Phone Number: 17026485873
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Description: Known as the "flat island"
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Yay for Turtles!

Normally I am not much of an adventurer, but my husband and I did a catamaran tour that took us to Tintamarre. It was so beautiful and we actually got to see turtles while... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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English first
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Normally I am not much of an adventurer, but my husband and I did a catamaran tour that took us to Tintamarre. It was so beautiful and we actually got to see turtles while snorkeling! What a great experience!

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

It was great to see this island. There is nothing on it but that is what is great about it. We took a Catamaran out of Marigot to see the island and it took us there, creole rock, included lunch, and then over by some ritzy hotel. Amazing time!

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Slidell, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

We came here on a day trip on the Scoobi Too (highly recommend!) and stayed for 1-2 hours snorkeling. We could have stayed longer, but it was a perfect quick trip. We saw at least three sea turtles & plenty of fish. If you have time, it's worth the trip over.

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Aurora, CO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We stopped here to snorkel and have a snack as part of a tour with Captain Alan. We enjoyed the snorkeling and getting to see a few turtles in the clear water. The water is quite deep where the turtles eat the sea grass, so you are decently far away from them unless you dive down or wait for them... More 

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Powder Springs, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Visited here while on family vacation. It was an awesome experience! Everything was perfect and we will be back for sure..

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Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 218 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This island is excellent to visit by a day trip. It was really calm when I visited this lovely paradise and the area is fantastic to swim and snorkel; also swimming with many turtles was a great experience!

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Wellington, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I thoroughly enjoyed my swim and snorkel experience at tintamere island. The water was so warm,clear, and inviting. Watching the Geen Turtles was so much fun. The coral was so beautiful and the fish were very colorful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Have been to St Martin a dozen times and always take the Tiko Tiko day trip from Club Orient. Great snorkeling and swimming. Explore the north end of the island to see old WW!! gun bunkers built to shoot Nazi subs if they tried to set up a base there. Best part of all is,if you take the Tiko Tiko... More 

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Santa Cruz, Aruba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

If you have the time, take a boat trip that makes a stop at Tintamarre island and swim with the turtles. The water is crystal clear, the beach is pristine.

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Came here with a tour by 'Captain Alan'. Shallow Waters, clear like a pool. Saw turtles and stingrays. Very peaceful place away from the other more touristy beaches, we enjoyed it!

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Address: Tintamarre, Collectivity of Saint Martin, Saint Martin, St Maarten-St Martin
Phone Number: 17026485873
Location: Caribbean  >  St Maarten-St Martin

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