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St Thomas Sea Turtle Snorkel Adventure Tour

Highlights
  • 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
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St Thomas Sea Turtle Snorkel Adventure Tour
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10 am Kayak & Snorkel Tour
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Kayak with your guide to a bay abundant with sea turtles
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10 am Walking & Turtle Snorkel
Relax on a short boat ride to a landing and continue along a path to a bay abundant with sea turtles
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Overview
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 (22)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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
Thank dgas30
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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
Reviewed 2 June 2018
A Must Do on St Thomas

Michelle was an awesome guide. She was informative and fun. The beach is beautiful. The food is good. The snorkeling was also awesome. She took wonderful pictures. Would highly recommend this tour.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Robin F
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile
Amazing adventure

Guide is professional but also so fun and very knowledgeable, she was part of what made it such a blast! We saw so many sea turtles swam with them right in their habitat while they munched on sea grass it was so surreal. We followed...More

Thank Catherine H
Michelle F, Owner at St. Thomas Adventure Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2018

Aw , thank you!!! Very glad to have met you all that day and shown you a little piece of paradise. It is such a perfect day and I love doing it again and again! Who doesn't love a beautiful beach, turtles, fish tacos and...More

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