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Big Blue Excursions

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Address: Cruz Bay 00831, St. John
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+1 340-201-3045
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 19:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Charter your Private Power boat for groups of 2-11 passengers or enjoy a...

Charter your Private Power boat for groups of 2-11 passengers or enjoy a Sailing Adventure with us! It's your way every day on Big Blue's 31 foot Grady Whites "Gypsea Girl" or "Big Blue". Or sail our 37 foot Tayana sailboat "Papillon". Vessels are roomy and comfortable for your private group. We'll help you design the perfect itinerary for your group and create the best day of your vacation!

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Best day of Vacation!

No need to search any further! This is the company you want to book! I booked this boat charter as a birthday gift for my husband. We had 6 adults. The boat was beautiful and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Kristie B
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Lutherville, Maryland

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Lutherville, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

No need to search any further! This is the company you want to book! I booked this boat charter as a birthday gift for my husband. We had 6 adults. The boat was beautiful and very clean. Mindy was very knowledgeable. She took us to various snorkeling spots (the sea turtles were incredible), and a beach with great drinks. She... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this trip while vacationing with our friends in StJohn to visit the BVI. Our caption, Mindy was fun and informative and handled the boat so well as it was a windy day! Such a pleasure to be together and explore 2 islands on the BVI, snorkeling at the Caves and lunch at the Bite on Peter Island. Highly... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to St. John going on 12 visits over 30+ years. A day with Big Blue Excursions was one of the best experiences we have ever had. The captain not only was a great "skipper"-but very knowledge about the islands, history and culture. Captain Mindy-made the day a "blast". If there was a score greater than 5-I'd give it... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best boat trip and captain in the 25+ years we have been visiting the islands. Great Grady White with a flying bridge - a most sea worthy vessel on a windy day in the passage. Went to Tortolla, Norman, and Peter. Captain Mindy was a most knowledgable host who really new the islands. 100% FUN

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Brookville, Indiana
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

This was my 4th time to use big blue excursions while visiting St John. We knew one day wouldn't be enough so booked 2 days during our weeklong stay. Since we had 12 people we took 2 boats. Mindy and her crew are wonderful. Very experienced and safety conscious yet so much to be with. We had several first timers... More 

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Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

We set sail with Captain Mindy and 1st mate Taylor. They picked us up at Great Cruz Bay and we sailed over to Christmas Cove. We picked up a mooring, then had lunch from the Pizza Boat, delicious. Then went for some snorkeling. Service could not have been better. great food, sailing and company. Great times with the Family, so... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

We were lucky to find Mindy. She is on her game, no detail was left undone. Our party of 4, was treated to a 1st class all the way. Her boat was moored right by our hotel, the Westin. She picked us up by dinghy, we sailed to Christmas Cove and just chilled out. We had lunch on board from... More 

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Thank Jeff819nyc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Captain Cody took 5 of us for an amazing trip! Extremely professional and friendly! With no specific plan set out, Cody went with the punches and took us wherever we wanted to go. Cliff jumping from 25 ft up within the first 20 minutes of the trip was shortly followed by a snorkel around Waterlemon Cay. Hans Lollick provided a... More 

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Manhasset, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This is our 4th trip with Big Blue/Gypsea Girl and as always our family had a superb experience. Capt Cody was knowledgable and knew how to organize our day through BVI customs as well as our return to US waters to make sure we got the most out of our time on the water. Even on a windy day he... More 

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Camden, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

First trip to the island for a group of friends celebrating life! Last minute booking was the best thing we could have done. Began with a Monday trip but due to weather a no go...Mindy was great to text hiking options for our group for that day. Tried again for Tuesday and the day was amazing! Felt like we were... More 

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