Dreaming of nautical escapes? The island of Martinique offers you the best water activities.

Welcome to this heavenly place on earth, where you are surrounded by water everywhere with the mysterious mangroves, the preserved waterfalls and the authentic rivers! An ideal location with breathtaking landscapes for water activities during your vacations!


Discover the mangrove sailing in a see-through bottom pirogue (traditional canoe) to discover the colorful fishes between the mangrove tree’s roots. Dive amongst the turtles or near the coral reefs to discover gorgons and lobsters

In Martinique, nature reveals its incredible natural diversity in a simple paddle or fin stroke!


For the thrill seekers, Martinique offers exceptional sites and the best equipments. Regular winds and various waterbodies allow yearround kitesurfing and windsurfing practice.

Whether it is to dive in the coral reefs or amongst dozens of shipwrecks, to practice waterskiing, jetskiing , parasailing or flyboarding… Come enjoy the thrill!


Blue marlins, sailfishes, dolphinfishes…

If you are a fishing enthusiast, Martinique is waiting for you!

Beginner or experienced, imagine going off to sea on board of the most powerful sport fishing boats to discover the best deep sea fishing sites.

A fun and exciting way to experience the abundance of water fauna.


Created over 30 years ago, the Martinican Round Yawls race (traditional boats) has established itself as one of the major popular and sporting events on the island.

Traditional boats first destined to the activity of fishing, round yawls race each other all yearround in the sea nowadays.

Make the most of your stay in Martinique and learn to practice the art of this unique traditional sport!

There are numerous sailing events on the island throughout the year.
Diverse sailing races combining tradition and competition, sailing fun and mothorized sensations will offer you spectacular shows.
Plenty of music festivals bring ambiance to the beaches during summer time, must-see events bringing their fair share of emotions!

Amongst the must-see events, don’t miss the Tour de Martinique des Yoles Rondes ( Martinican Round Yowls Race), the Martinique Surf Pro or the Martinique Flying Regata!
Live and breathe Martinique, a warm and welcoming island!

Fédération des Yoles Rondes Martinique