Sailing vacation in Martinique

Best places and routes to sail in region. Weather, trade winds and important details for perfect sailing holidays in Martinique.

Sailing trip in Martinique

Hire a yacht in Martinique in our mobile application or on the Sailica website. The procedure of the yacht charter is simple and quick. The key point is to decide which yacht to lease on Martinique. Sailica consultants are always ready to help you to make your choice.

Sailing season
All the year round
Travel season
All the year round
Marinas in this location
1
Boats in this location
145

Main facts about region

Capital:
Fort-de-France
Telephone code:
+596
Language:
French
Timezone:
UTC-4
Currency:
Euro (EUR)
Population:
376,480

Sailing trip on Martinique

Martinique is a volcanic island on the Caribbean. Here, Le Marin, the largest marina in the region, is situated. It has 750 places for yachts. This is a safe marina, located in a deep bay. Around Le Marin, there are a lot of places where it is possible to anchor, for example, Santa Anna. Most of the convenient anchorages, used by the charter yachts, are located on the southern coast, the navigable harbors — on the western one.

 

There is one International Airport — Aime Cesaire in Fort-de-France.

 

Navigation week, catamaran regatta, Easter regatta, Yole Boat Race and dozens of other yachting competitions are held annually. It also makes the demand for the yacht leasing on Martinique grow.

Martinique - Yacht Charter Sailica
Martinique - Yacht Charter Sailica
Martinique - Yacht Charter Sailica

Martinique Routes

You could go to the north, to Antigua, to the south, to the Grenadines, or devote the time to the island itself like in the yacht cruise in the example:

  • Le Marin — Rodney Bay — Soufriere — St. Vincent — Bequia — Mustique — Le Marin.

Perhaps, we did not describe everything you would like to know about the yacht charter on the Caribbean Islands. Please, submit an online application. We will contact you, answer the questions, and help to arrange a yacht trip.

 

The island of Martinique is ideal for lovers of romance and the beauty of small tropical islands. It is washed by the waters of the Caribbean Sea on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other. Martinique has a well-developed tourist infrastructure, there are many hotels (mostly fashionable, so the cost of recreation will be rather big), good roads, developed transport, colorful towns, and settlements. And the most important thing is its amazing nature.

 

Available yachts in the region

2538 €
per week
6
Guests
3
Cabins
41 ft
Length
2019
Built in
2600 €
per week
6
Guests
3
Cabins
38 ft
Length
2017
Built in
2633 €
per week
6
Guests
3
Cabins
39 ft
Length
2019
Built in
2692 €
per week
2
Guests
1
Cabins
62 ft
Length
2015
Built in
2747 €
per week
6
Guests
3
Cabins
36 ft
Length
2017
Built in
2747 €
per week
6
Guests
3
Cabins
42 ft
Length
2018
Built in
2831 €
per week
8
Guests
4
Cabins
38 ft
Length
2015
Built in
2913 €
per week
6
Guests
3
Cabins
42 ft
Length
2018
Built in
Le Marin
105 yachts

Nearest Airports

Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport FDF

Yachting season and weather in Martinique

The island's climate is stunning, which determines the beauty of nature and local beaches' popularity. It characterizes as tropical. The average annual temperature is 23-28 degrees.

 

There are often rains from mid-summer to late autumn. You can swim almost all year round because the Martinique water temperature is 20-25°. The dry season begins in December and ends in May, September considered the wettest month, and it is the best time to travel to Martinique.


The best yachting in Martinique is in the deep waters of the Inner Canal and Victoria Canal. Tradewinds Martinique is more reliable in winter and can reach up to 30 knots on several days. September and October are the quietest periods, although good sailing winds generally blow in this region. Anchorages and buoys are available all along the coast. All Martinique travel guide is on our website.

Water temperature in sailing season +20...+23 °
Air temperature in sailing season +25...+30 °
Wind speed in sailing season 12 - 25 knots

Weather forecast for yachting in Martinique 

During the dry season (February to June), there are weeks of bright, sunny weather, occasionally interrupted by precipitation. In Martinique, the rainy season (July to January) still provides plenty of sunshine. Temperature ranges from 25 to 30 ° C  

 

The tidal zone is minimal: a maximum of about 45 cm and waves rarely exceed 1-1.5 meters.

 

For information about weather conditions, use the following services:

  • Meteo-France — a French meteorological service. 

  • Сlimatestotravel — a service with detailed information on average temperatures of air, water, precipitation. 

  • Accuweather — a site with accurate synoptic data. 

  • Windfinder — a service for tracking winds, viewing water and air temperatures.