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Turtle Beach Excursion

Enjoy an up-close encounter with sea turtles on this fabulous excursion away from the crowds! Snorkel from a beautiful remote beach in small groups of maximum 6 people per guide to ensure that have an amazing, personalized experience. Option to kayak too!
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Experience a relaxing time at a beautiful bay!  Swim with sea turtles, learn about the history of the island and discover native plants, flowers and trees during a educational, guided nature-walk to a sugar cane mill ruin.  For those that are looking for a more active experience, this tour has a kayaking option too (see details below).  

Your guide will lead you to the area of the bay where you can swim with sea turtles. A perfect spot for first-time snorkelers! After an introduction to the equipment, your guide will take you to the shallow water for a snorkel lesson. Your guide will remain with you in the water, leading you to the sea turtles discovering other sea life and taking your underwater photos (included). 

All who participate in our guided 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). 

people swimming with turtle

Watch turtles glide through the water right in front of you in the calm and protected bay. Turtles will come up for air, so that you will get a close look at these majestic creatures! 

After snorkeling, you’l can relax under the shade of a tree or in the sun and enjoy the beautiful beach and views. A cooler will be packed with sandwiches, a snack and plenty of bottled water (included).   

Kayak option: For those that want to kayak, book the kayaking option below. The kayak segment is approximately 1.5 miles. Expect to encounter wind and currents. This option is for fit and active participants with good endurance. Please note restrictions for kayakers. 

Restrooms, outdoor freshwater showers and changing rooms are available.

someone snorkeling with a turtle

 Highlights: 

  • Hotel guests:  Optional pick up and drop off may be arranged from major hotels on St. Thomas ($14 additional per person for round trip transportation). 
  • Guided snorkeling with GUARANTEED turtle sightings 
  • Includes a cooler with sandwiches, a snack and bottled water
  • Includes photos (above and underwater)
  • Small group tour (6 per guide for snorkeling)
  • Snorkel instruction and use of snorkel equipment during guided snorkel 
  • Close to both cruise ship ports

 

Tour with sea turtles 

Tour Restrictions: 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).  Very few ships are anchored and have tender service -if you have any questions, please call us or your cruise ship provider.

 

All participants who snorkel must know how to swim. Ages 5 and up for snorkeling.  All participants must be able to walk over uneven terrain. 

 

Kayak Restrictions (only applicable for those who book the kayak option of this tour):  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 manufacturer's weight limits for stability.  Kayaking is not recommended for participants with back, shoulder or wrist problems.

 

Alternate start times to accommodate cruise ship arrival may be available (call to verify). If dates are not available, or you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at: 

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

 


4 Hour Snorkel Excursion: 

Children (ages 5-12) $69 per person. Ages 13 and up $109 per person

Button to book a kayak or kayak and snorkel tour


4 Hour Kayak & Snorkel Excursion: 

Ages 13 and up $109 per person

Button to book a kayak or kayak and snorkel tour


 


 


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