Marigot is a port town and the capital of Saint Martin Island. The port is located on the island's western coast. It extends from the coast to the west, along Marigot Bay and the hills of the interior of the isle to the east. On the southwest it's bounded by Simpson Bay.
As of 2006, Marigot has a population of around 5,700 inhabitants. The area has a pronounced dry season. According to Köppen Climate Classification system, Marigot features a tropical savanna climate, abbreviated on climate maps as "Aw".
The city is served by Princess Juliana International Airport and L'Esperance Airport. There's a ferry to Blowing Point, Anguilla. Initially a fishing village on a swamp for which it was called, Marigot city was made capital during the reign of King Louis XVI, who created Fort Saint Louis on a hill close to Marigot Bay. Today, the building is the most important in Marigot.
Marigot is a typical Caribbean town, with sidewalk bistros and gingerbread houses. Market days are every Saturday and Wednesday morning. Across the street from Anquilla ferry terminal passengers will find a new building - Le West Indies Shopping Mall, housing 22 designer stores, beauty salon, spa and restaurant. A few blocks away is the contemporary Port La Royale Marina with its fashion boutiques and restaurants around the marina.
An interesting fact is that the crew of 1988 motion picture Speed 2 shot the finale scene in Marigot where Seabourn Legend hits the island.
Highlights: Marigot, Philipsburg
The Marigot cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Marigot, St Martin Island.
If you lose the Marigot location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Marigot cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Marigot, St Martin Island. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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