If you want to get away from the chilly weather and be able to spend a few days on the beach, Mont Vernon is a perfect choice for your next holiday. With all manner of outdoor activities at your disposal, as well as a number of interesting attractions, you will always have plenty to do, or have the option to do nothing at all! A holiday rental home in Mont Vernon will provide a home base for all of your tropical excursions.
Many come to Mont Vernon to enjoy the tropical weather that allows them to enjoy the gorgeous and seemingly endless beaches no matter the time of year. Some who choose a holiday to Mont Vernon pack very little else besides swimsuits and sunscreen. Once you see the crystal clear water and feel the soft sand between your toes you will understand why. Snorkelling, fishing and diving are other popular water related activities. There are also beautiful locations for hiking, cycling and exploring. Consider participating in a horseback tour available at Seaside Nature Park. As part of the tour, you will have the chance to swim with the horses. Many consider that the highlight of their holiday. There are several trails in the park on which you can trek solo or take part in a guided hike. There are many opportunities to take a ferry to a nearby island, such as St. Barths, for a day trip.
The Plantation Mont Vernon was first built in 1786. Today visitors can get a sense of what life may have like on a plantation in the late 18th century. View parts of the interior and see antique furniture and take a self-guided tour of the beautiful gardens and grounds. The St. Maarten Zoo is home to a variety of animals such as squirrel monkeys. There is a walk-though aviary and an impressive bat cave. This three acre zoo is also has a large display of exotic parrots.
No matter the time of year that you choose to visit Mont Vernon, you will find lovely tropical weather. During the summer months, the average temperature is between 27 and 29 degrees. There are brief rain shower that may occur throughout the year, but they are quite short lived and will typically not disrupt your plans. One thing to keep in mind is that during hurricane season you may want to consider taking out holiday insurance. Hurricanes may bear down on the area during hurricane season which is from July through November.
Those travelling to Mont Vernon may fly into St. Maarten International Airport (SXM) or St. Martin Grand Case (SFG). There are car rental and limousine service available from both.
Visitors find that having a rental car makes their visit much more convenient and enjoyable.