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Le Marin

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Martinique

With nearly 9000 people called marinois (es), the city of Marin is the administrative capital of the south of Martinique. It is also a major medical center and shopping.

Le Marin asserts itself in the yachting and boating, which earned him ranked marine station in 1998. Its Tourist ranked second in Class December 13, 2011 reflects its commitment to quality service.

The city attracts an international clientele with quality sound equipment marina recognized as the largest in the Caribbean. A capacity of 750 berths and 100 mooring buoys for pleasure boaters and lovers of the sea, and a label "Blue Flag" awarded since 2006 which gives a position port environmentally .

Ranked tourist town February 14, 2012, the town has also many other advantages such as its historical heritage and 17th century church, one of the oldest in Martinique.

Geographical information

MunicipalityLe Marin
Tourism label
Latitude14.4721390 (N 14° 28’ 20”)
Longitude-60.8583030 (W 60° 51’ 30”)
Surface area0.00 km²
Population8712 inhabitants
PrefectureFort-de-France (42 km, 44 min)
Insee code97217
IntercommunalityCA de l'Espace Sud de la Martinique

Nearest cities & towns

Sainte-Anne5.9 km (8 min)
Rivière-Pilote10.3 km (15 min)
Le Vauclin10.9 km (14 min)
Sainte-Luce12.5 km (13 min)
Saint-Esprit19.4 km (25 min)
Le François22 km (21 min)
Rivière-Salée23 km (21 min)
Le Diamant26 km (24 min)
Les Trois-Îlets28 km (26 min)
Ducos29 km (33 min)
Le Lamentin33 km (37 min)
Le Robert35 km (41 min)

Things to see and do

City resolutely turned towards the sea, Le Marin also welcomes you in all its diversity. Hiking and horseback riding, Creole gardens, park ethnobotany, the coveted indoor market in the South and its local handicrafts, the malls, the unique perspective of Morne Gommier 360 °, paragliding, boat trips, kayaking in the mangroves vision diving, sport fishing, scuba diving, boat hire with or without skippers, introduction to "gig" (traditional boat), boating club activities, swimming on the beaches of Pointe Macré, Macabou Grand Pointe Borgnesse Anse Grosse Roche and (...) are some benefits it offers.

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

The first 3 weekends in January: Feast.

February: The market's Products Handicraft and Local Industry (PAIL).

February: Carnival.

April: The Boat Show.

May: The regatta fight Covers (Caribbean coast of Martinique).

July: The intersection of Drum.

October: The tournament fishing.

November (every 2 years): The contemporary art market.

December: The "Nwel Tradisyon Peyi Nou" (Christmas tradition in our country).

The Transquadra every 3 years (Saint-Nazaire - Madeira - Le Marin).


Monday 30 march
Min. 26°C - Max. 27°C
Tuesday 31 march
Min. 25°C - Max. 27°C
Wednesday 1 april
Min. 26°C - Max. 27°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Horseback riding.


Idyllic beaches.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Discover the natural heritage submarine
Sports sensations50 € Fort-de-France (28 km)

Vacation rentals