For more than two months now, no one on the island of St. Barths has tested positive for the coronavirus. The most glamorous of the French Caribbean islands has therefore just reopened its borders to all travellers. If you dreamed of one day going to St. Barths, now is the time! Discover the 13 activities and places not to be missed in Saint-Barths as well as our good addresses to stay there.
Water sports are omnipresent in Saint-Barthélemy. To have fun with friends or family while getting a natural tan, opt for the Stand-Up Paddle. Accessible to beginners and regulars alike, this sport will work every muscle in your body. And if you get a little too hot, there's only one thing to do: jump in the water! On the beach of Saint John, the CaribWaterplay club is waiting for you to teach you the basics of Stand-Up Paddle. Laughter and fun guaranteed.
Opt for Kite Surf at Enguerrand Kite Surf ! Your passionate and graduated teacher will be able to introduce you to Kite Surfing, whether you are a beginner or not. During the session, you will discover a superb sport. But not only ! You will also enjoy the incredible beauty of the crystalline lagoon of Grand cul-de-sac. Between luxuriant vegetation and white sand, you will enjoy a small paradise on earth for a few hours. Take the opportunity to admire the giant open-air aquarium on site. Crabs, starfish, seabirds and many other living creatures hide there all year round. Keep your eyes open!
If you are also a sports fan, Formfitness St Barth welcomes you in its gym to accompany you in your practice. Its four qualified and friendly coaches will help you surpass yourself and reach your goals! An excellent idea to strengthen your muscles and lose weight at your own pace!
A romantic outing on a Yacht
If you are looking for a unique and atypical activity, spend an afternoon or a day on a Yacht. This chic and intimate experience will allow you to mark a great occasion and please your partner. You can organize a romantic evening with champagne for two. For this, Philippe offers you escapades around the island of Saint-Barthélemy on board his boat Inoa II.
Cruise the Caribbean waters while relaxing on the Top Loc boat. This is a 45-foot catamaran equipped with a state-of-the-art multimedia system. On board, you will also find two trampolines for sunbathing. Afterwards, you can enjoy the fun of snorkeling! An experience that will undoubtedly remain in your mind's eye.
Morne de Vitet
For those who love hiking, set off to meet Le Morne de Vitet! This natural site is the highest point of the island. It is located at an altitude of 281 metres. This excursion to Saint-Barthélemy should be done at least once during your stay. You will have a magnificent view of all parts of the island and particularly of the northeast. Enjoy the scenery and wait for the sunset to take a few souvenir pictures...
An electro evening on a boat
This year, Samsara 1924 offers electro sunsets! Organize your private parties or receptions on a luxurious boat moored at the port. You can also organize birthdays, team buildings or parties with friends. Whatever the objective of your meeting, you will enjoy an authentic and magical setting.
Saint-Barthélemy is a great place for fishing! In July, a fishing competition is even organized there, the "St Barth Open Fishing Tournament". Several agencies such as Jicky Marine Saint-Barths offer half-day or full-day trips at sea. But beware, deep-sea fishing is not a simple sea trip. You must not be prone to seasickness!
Jet Ski Racing St Barth offers daily jet ski excursions from Gustavia to the calm waters of the island. In addition to offering Jet Ski rentals for half a day, a day or a full day, Jet Ski Racing St Barth offers you a most exclusive activity: the FlyBoard!
Flyboarding is the brand new extreme sport that allows you to fly in an instant! It is in fact an accessory that attaches to a personal watercraft (PWC) and allows the Flyboard to propel itself through the air and water. Propulsion is delivered through the primary mouth that attaches to the Flyboard user's feet. Despite its intuitive operation, the Flyboard is an activity to be practiced with vigilance.
Contemplate the white and red of the Gustavia lighthouse. It is located on a hill near Fort Gustave. The lighthouse still works today, but its light is too dim to be perfectly distinguished from the other lights in the city.
Situated in the heart of the Caribbean Sea, the small volcanic island of Saint-Barthélemy is an ideal destination when you love white sand. Come and discover the Saint-Jean beach and take advantage of the opportunity to take a canoeing tour. Continue on to the Bay of Flanders: the longest beach in Saint-Barths! At the southern tip of the island is the Governor's Beach. Between turquoise sea and golden sand, you won't know where to start. If you have some time ahead of you, you can try to find a treasure. Legend has it that a pirate hid one on this beach. For an 'off the beaten track' experience, head to Anse des Colombiers on the western tip of the island. A twenty/thirty minute stroll or a boat trip will give you access to it.
Corossol is a small authentic fishing village. It is a place not to be missed in Saint-Barthélemy, because it has managed to preserve the soul of the West Indies over the years. This village gives you an idea of the traditions and history of St. Barts. Wander around this small village typical of the region and discover its beautiful and colourful houses. . A visit to share with friends or family!
Where to stay in St. Barts ?
The hotels open in Saint-Barth this summer are the following:
- Le Toiny
- Hotel Manapany By B Signature Hotels & Resorts
- Le Village Saint Barth Hotel
- L’hôtel les Ondines (sur la plage)
- L’auberge Terre-Neuve
If you want even warmer accommodation, you should try the beautiful villas in Saint-Barthélemy! You can discover many of them on our site . My Villa in Saint-Barth Villas Rentals Let yourself be tempted by one of these villas and take advantage of our exceptional discounts of 10% on the rental and 10% on the booking fees. An offer not to be missed. Contact us for more information on these advantages.