Known as the unspoiled gem of the Caribbean, Saba is an eco-paradise perfect for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Measuring just 13 square kilometers Saba is home to Mount Scenery, a dormant volcano that has the title of being the highest point in the entire Dutch Kingdom, this includes the Netherlands, and all overseas territories. Visitors seeking a short escape can find complete stillness in Saba, untouched by the quickening pace of the modern world.
How to get to Saba
A weekend getaway to Saba is as easy as can be. Visitors can take either a scheduled flight with Winair, or charter their own plane with SXM Airways, Windward Express, or Johnson Travel Services. The flight time whether it be scheduled, or charter, is a short 20 minute journey. Going by sea is just as easy with scheduled ferry rides, The Edge operating between St. Maarten and Saba. The Makana public ferry also provides ferry rides to not only Saba, but Statia as well, offering yet another island to the island hopping experience. Ferry-goers will arrive in Saba in 90 minutes while enjoying a scenic Caribbean boat ride.
Top Three Things to Do in Saba
- Trek to the top of Mount Scenery
- Take a dive in Saba’s Marine Park
- Visit the Saba Heritage Center
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