Kayaking in St. Martin and St. Maarten



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Kayaking is becoming very popular and is almost always offered at the many water-sports operations on both the Dutch and the French sides. Rental starts at about $15 per hour for a single and $19 for a double.

Dutch Side

TriSports. This company organizes kayaking and snorkeling excursions in addition to its biking operation. Airport Rd. 14B, Simpson Bay. 721/545–4384. www.trisportsxm.com.

French Side

Kali's Beach Bar. On the French side, kayaks are available at Kali's Beach Bar. Friar's Bay, 97150. 690/49–06–81. www.kali-beach-bar.com.

Wind Adventures. Near Le Galion Beach, Wind Adventures offers rentals and instruction in kayaking, kitesurfing, windsurfing, Hobie cats, and stand-up paddle surfing. Baie Orientale, 97150. 590/29–41–57. www.wind-adventures.com.