Did you know St. Maarten is home to the steepest zipline in the world? Enjoy some of our island’s stunning sights with the wind in your hair as you zip down the Flying Dutchman at Rainforest Adventures at the Rockland Estate Park. Located on the highest peak on the Dutch Side, Sentry Hill, Rainforest Adventures offers skyline tours that give you 360-degree uninterrupted views of the island in addition to a trip down the Flying Dutchman zipline that drops 1,050 feet in elevation. At base camp, you can visit the Emilio Wilson Museum to learn more about our island’s history before grabbing lunch at Emilio’s.

Visiting the French side? Be sure to stop by the Loterie Farm. Located at the highest peak of the island, Pic Paradis, Loterie Farm has poolside cabanas at its eco-lounge and features hiking trails up to the island’s peak as well as ziplining through the tropical forests and thrilling obstacle courses, tailored to new and experienced zipliners.

Travelers may know of other Caribbean escapes, but no other vacation spot offers these iconic adventures that can only be found in SXM.