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Turtle Excursion

This St. Thomas small group excursion will be one to remember! Swim with sea turtles, enjoy a delicious lunch and relax on one of the best beaches in the Virgin Islands!
Turtle on our VI Turtle Tour

Our Turtle Excursion has two options 1) kayaking, snorkeling with sea turtles and a beach break or 2) a short nature walk, snorkeling with sea turtles and a beach break. You will also visit a beautiful beach to make your trip incredible!

Kayakers will paddle over to the bay (for guests aged 13 over on this excursion) and those on the nature walk, will enjoy a short and easy guided nature walk to see a sugar mill ruin and learn about local plants. Both will arrive at the same bay for snorkeling and a beach break, so that groups with mixed preferences can choose which option they like.  

Snorkeling is guided with photos (free) and all who snorkel are GUARANTEED to see multiple sea turtles on every excursion. Because we snorkel in small groups, turtles are a lot less likely to get scared and swim away. Each tour is limited to 12 snorkelers (6 per guide). 

Swimming with green sea turtles.   Choose between our walking tour or kayak excursion.  Both options include transportation, lunch and photos! Experience the difference of snorkeling in small groups and avoid crowded tours! See our Turtle Excursion for more information.

After the turtle snorkeling, enjoy a break at the beach.  Your guide will provide a cooler with your sandwiches, a snack and your beverages (included). Sandwiches are made to order - we also have Vegetarian and gluten free options (let us know when you book the tour)!  

Swimming with Turtles

Kayakers:  Kayaking on this excursion is recommend for guests who are active and fit for an adventure, as you will paddle 1.7 miles from one bay to another.  Part of the kayak is in the open sea where kayakers will encounter wind and currents.  Breaks are provided (about every 10-15 mins) and we have many first time kayakers on this adventure! 

Participants on the nature walk should be able to walk up and down a hill and on uneven surfaces.


Highlights: 

 

    • Optional PICK UP & DROP OFF may be arranged from both St. Thomas Cruise ship ports & major hotels on St. Thomas ($14 additional per person for round trip transportation). 
    • A cooler packed with sandwiches, a snack and beverages (gluten free & vegetarian options available by request)
    • Bottled water 
    • Guided snorkeling (we will show you the turtles - guaranteed!)
    • Free digital pictures of your tour (above and underwater)
    • Experienced, personable guides who are knowledgeable about local history, flora and fauna
    • All needed equipment and instruction 
    • Close to both cruise ship ports
    • Small group tour (snorkel in groups of 6)
    Green sea turtle in the VI

    Duration:


    Four hour excursion 

     

    All participants must know how to swim.

    This tour is not available for cruise ship passengers who arrive on ships that are anchored with tender service (your ship must come to the dock). Most ships come to a dock.  If you have any questions, contact your cruise line or email us at info@stthomasadventuretours.com

    Kayak Restrictions:  Minimum age: 13 if booked on-line.  Please contact us at 340-227-8383 if you have children under 13. Maximum weight for two people (we use double kayaks) is 425 pounds. Each individual's weight must not exceed 225 pounds (regardless of the weight of the other participant). This is to adhere to the sea kayak manufacture's weight limits for stability.  Kayaking is not recommended for participants with back, shoulder or wrist problems.

    * Standard tour times are on the booking calendar; however, we can accommodate for earlier or later arrivals for cruise ship passengers (based on availability).  Call 340-227-8383 or email us at info@StThomasAdventureTours.com to inquire. 

     

    Kayak Excursion, Ages 13 and up (with lunch and photos)  $109

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    Nature walk with Sea Turtle Snorkel (with lunch and photos) :

     Minimum age: 5 years old.

    Walking Excursion Children (ages 5-12) - $69   Ages 13 and up:  $109

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    Contact information:

    Phone: (340) 227-8383 Email: info@StThomasAdventureTours.com 


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