Marigot owes its name to many swamps that were present on the commune before. Marigot is the capital of the French part. The two tourist attractions of the city are the Marina Royale as well as the waterfront. You will find many shops and restaurants. Go for a walk in the historic district to discover the Creole-style wooden houses.
Marigot regroups the administrative services: sub-prefecture, border police, customs ...
It is composed of 7 districts: Agrément, Hameau Du Pont, Galisbay, Concordia, Sandy Ground, Saint-James and the Bellevue district.
Meet at the market to find local fruits and vegetables.
The old Fort Louis overlooking the town of Marigot allows to admire the Nettle Bay.
Enjoy Friar's Bay beach and Nettle Bay beach.
Places to visit
- Fort Louis and its view on Nettle Bay
- The cathedral of the 18th century
- The fruit and vegetable market
- A stroll to the Marina Royale and on the seafront