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help with travel time around the island

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help with travel time around the island

Anyone able to give me some time estimates for what we'd like to do on the island, and any insight on using taxi or hiring private driver for the day (early August and we are the only cruise ship in port that day)

arrive cruise dock around 8:00

travel to Cul de Sac to Carribean Paddling

pick up at Cul de Sac around noon and travel to Maho Beach

travel from Maho Beach back to cruise port, leaving Maho around 3:00

Four people


Edited: 04 July 2017, 11:04
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1. Re: help with travel time around the island

1) 30 minutes +/-

2) 45 minutes +/-

3( 30 minutes +/-


Allow extra time for # 3 (traffic conditions)

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2. Re: help with travel time around the island

To drive around the island on the main road will be about an hour and half. The beaches are a 10 minute drive off the main road. Taxis are easy to take. I would suggest either renting a car or taking a taxi ($30 each way) to Friars Bay beach if you want something a bit different than the other cruise passengers and want to be on your own. If you don't mind a small group take the sougula tours snorkeling trip. You'll spend the day visiting 4 beaches and swimming. You'll be traveling by boat though and not a car. If you prefer to be land based you'll be fine time wise driving.

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