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Lion In Da Sun is a "Captained Powerboat Day Charter" business in the US Virgin Islands of St. John and St. Thomas. The days activities are completely up to you and might include island hopping in the British Islands such as Jost van Dyke, Sandy Spit, Norman Island, and Virgin Gorda among many others. You can incorporate world-class snorkeling, beaches, bars, and local lunch spots. The day is completely up to you!
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked an 8hr excursion with Captain Rick for snorkeling and sightseeing for 5 people. With Rick, you are in charge. He'll take you to wherever you want to go or see. This being our first time in the VI, we used Rick's recommendations. We toured...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great times with Capt Kyle. The Capt took us around St.Thomas and St. John for some fabulous snorkeling spots.We had lunch at pizza pi, our first pizza on the water, pizza pi! Floating restaurant! Thanks for the great adventure Capt Rick and Capt Kyle !

Thank cootsro
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went out on our 2nd trip with Captain Rick and his wonderful boat, Lion In Da Sun. We had so much fun the first time we went with him a couple of years ago that we knew we had to spend a day of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a blast - capt rick took my husband,myself and our rambunctious 2&1/2 yr old daughter on a great trip around St John and the BVi’s. Finally found the mermaids chair! Hubby got to snorkel the Indiana’s - even the secret tunnel - hit pirates...More

Thank Tricia S
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

We filled the day with amazing snorkeling sights and sightseeing around St. John! Captain Rick was extremely accommodating and provided great recommendations for snorkel sights we weren't aware of. Even a great lunch spot at the Pizza Pi - best pizza in Christmas Cove! Thanks...More

Thank rkkl
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Captain Rick is an extremely friendly and knowledgeable Captain who is flexible and accommodating to his customers wishes. He makes the day about you while providing a great amount of information, history, and insight to the islands. We had a blast - and it turned...More

Thank James D
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Our first trip with Captain Rick, and our first to Jost Van Dyke. Helped us arrange prompt, dependable transport from the cruise terminal in Charlotte Amalie directly to the marina. Thorough safety review of the boat and away we went. Some sight-seeing by boat of...More

Thank scottdixondds
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Captain was very knowledgeable about the St. Thomas/St. John/BVI area. Boat was very nice, clean and in good shape for the size (28' I think). Was willing to go follow our island hop plan or happy to recommend if we asked. Good trip overall. Would...More

Thank Mike P
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We returned from our yearly trip to St. Thomas a week and a half before Irma devastated our ‘home away from home’. We are heartbroken to see the damage done, but look forward to returning hopefully next year when things have been repaired. Not even...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Captain Rick's tour is made to order so you spend as much time as you want doing what you enjoy most. If you're not sure what to do, but want to see and visit some of the best spots around St. Thomas and/or St. John,...More

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kmpontes
18 April 2015|
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Response from lionindasun | Property representative |
Yes, the 28 ft Scout boat is $675 plus fuel. The fuel is usually about $95 and $140 Our 26ft Twin Vee power catamaran is just $575 plus fuel. The Twin Vee also uses less fuel, often it is around $65 and comes with a $100... More
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