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St Thomas Sea Turtle Snorkel Adventure Tour

  • Tour suitable for all levels of snorkelers, with included instruction
  • Choose to access the secluded bay via guided walk or kayak
  • Hot lunch on the beach provided; vegetarian option available
St Thomas Sea Turtle Snorkel Adventure Tour
From US$118,99
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10 am Walking & Turtle SnorkelMost Popular
Relax on a short boat ride to a landing and continue along a path to a bay abundant with sea turtles
From US$118,99
10 am Kayak & Snorkel Tour
Kayak with your guide to a bay abundant with sea turtles
From US$118,99
With a naturalist guide in the lead, choose between a nature walk or kayak tour to bring you to a habitat frequented by St. Thomas' sea turtle population. Hear tips on how to snorkel (equipment included) or swim in the calm, shallow water without disturbing the turtles. Post-swim, retreat to a sunny beach for some time to relax, sip drinks, and refuel with lunch. A small group of six people per guide ensures an intimate atmosphere.
What to Expect
Choose how you'd like to travel to the sea turtle habitat via guided walk or sit-on-top kayak. You'll travel with a nature guide who’s experienced in sea turtle behavior and a small group of no more than six people per guide, which guarantees personalized attention and an intimate atmosphere.
On the way, listen to commentary about St. Thomas' unique ecosystem and get a primer on how to swim respectfully in the turtles' habitat. Once you arrive, slip into the provided snorkel and mask, and slide into the water. Your guide will accompany you to ensure your safety and comfort while snorkeling, making this tour suitable even for beginners. Snorkeler's are guaranteed to see multiple sea turtles so be sure to bring your waterproof camera if you'd like to take photos.
Hit the beach to dry off, relax, and enjoy a provided lunch. The menu consists of sandwiches, salad, hamburgers, fish tacos and more  (vegetarian and gluten-free option available). After lunch, the kayaker's will paddle back to the base and those on the nature walk will walk back   to the boat landing. The nature walk is approximately 15 minutes each way. The kayaking distance is approximately 1.5 miles each way. The kayak tour is suited for individuals who are fit and active.
Reviews (24)
1 - 5 of 11 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Highlight of our week

I reached out to Michelle the night before we were docking and was able to set up our excursion immediately. She was very responsive and answered all of my questions. I found her on Trip Advisor with rave reviews. We had three teenagers with us...More

Thank lokyimeetze
Reviewed 17 December 2018
Fantastic Experience- Very Organized and Enjoyable

Michelle was very organized, great communication and knowledgeable. Every step from picking us up at our ship to bringing us back to our ship on time went smoothly. Michelle was Very Knowledgeable, Friendly and made our experience the best. She took awesome pictures and found...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank NeptunesReward
Michelle F, Owner at St. Thomas Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello! Thank you very much for the kind words. I'm so happy that you had a fantastic experience!

Reviewed 19 November 2018
Best tour of our holiday - you must do this in St.Thomas

Booking was really easy and Michelle called the week before just to confirm pick up details. Michelle picked us up on time and took us a short 15 mins drive to meet Sven at the beach with our kayak. After a short briefing and explanation...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank dgas30
Michelle F, Owner at St. Thomas Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2018

We are flattered by your excellent review of our VI Turtle kayak tour. We are so glad that this is the best guided snorkel trip you have taken and very much appreciate the compliment! Sven is a wealth of information and really loves the rich...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018
WOW, What an amazing day in St. Thomas

I cannot thank Michelle enough for such a great experience. I have never been able to see a sea Turtle up close and personal like we did on this snorkel excursion. We were so thrilled to have such a wonderful guide and truly enjoyed her...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nnl2869
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile
Perfect Vacation Day

The best experience! Our family participated in the VI turtle tour today. It was a great experience for all. We saw about five turtles during the snorkeling part. Our tour guide Michelle easily answered the boys questions and led the small group very well. Would...More

1  Thank LiberatedMindFL
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