Exercise normal precautions in the French West Indies. Some areas have increased risk. Read the entire Travel Advisory.
Reconsider travel to:
Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.
If you decide to travel to the French West Indies:
In September 2017, Hurricane Irma caused extensive damage in St. Martin. Areas of the territory may lack adequate access to electricity, water, medicine, or food. Some roads are impassable.
Visit our website for Travel to High-Risk Areas.