Coral Reef and Turtle Discovery Kayak and Snorkel Tour


Set out for a half day guided tour to experience the highlights of the Caribbean. Paddle over blue waters in a two person kayak and snorkel in a coral reef teeming with marine life, including schools of fish and sea turtles.   A perfect trip for those who enjoy nature and an active day and to get away from the crowds.  This small group tour has a maximum of four guests with your guide who has over 20 years experience (larger group tours available upon request).  Photos, lunch and all gear are included. No kayak or snorkel experience needed! Your adventure starts with a kayak lesson from your Eco-guide.After learning techniques on the beach, your guide will coach you on the water. Paddle along the peninsula and enjoy the spectacular views of rock formations and an opportunity learn about the geologic past of St. Thomas. Your guide will tell you about the native wildlife and Caribbean culture during your breaks. Enjoy views of multiple islands and cays as you paddle over crystal clear, blue water over to an uninhabited cay (small island) off the coast of St. Thomas.  Kayaking is about 45 mins, including time for breaks and photos. Once you arrive on the beautiful shell beach of the cay, take an opportunity for photos and a snack.  Next, you'll be provided with snorkel gear and a lesson.  Your guide will wade out into the water to lead you over a colorful reef and a ship-wreck which lies below.   When you finish snorkeling, it is time to enjoy a provided picnic lunch.  After your break, paddle to another bay to snorkel with sea turtles.  At the end of the tour, a shuttle will bring everyone back to Lindbergh Beach.  If you would like transportation, this must be pre-arranged with the tour provider (before your cruise or travel begins).   Your pick up time is before the start of the tour and is based on your location.  Please note, the cost of round trip transportation is $14 per person and is due in cash on the day of your tour

Tour info

5 hours
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Why take this tour?

See all the highlights of St. Thomas on this incredible 5 hour guided kayak and snorkel adventure. Enjoy 360 degree views of paradise while kayaking over crystal clear water.  Small group tour taking you to our favorite secret snorkel spots - a a beautiful coral reef and and a bay where you will swim with sea turtles . Photos and a cooler with bottled water, sandwiches and a snack are included. All needed gear is provided. Small groups of two to six guests.

What’s included?

  • A cooler packed with sandwiches, bottled water and beverages.

  • Digital photos (above and under water)

  • Instruction and use of kayak and snorkel gear

  • Guided snorkeling and kayaking

  • Gratuity is not included, but recommended. Automatic 15% gratuity is due in cash for groups of 5 +

  • Pick up and drop off (except Crown Bay Center for ship passengers and Emerald Beach Resort).

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 5h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regular temperature checks for staff
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Tour size: 2 to 4 guests. Enhanced disinfecting and deep cleaning of all gear, including but not limited to masks and snorkels. Optional: New masks & snorkels are available for purchase Lunch & beverages are served in single use packaging. Guide will wear mask when social distancing isn't possible.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Operated by:

St. Thomas Adventure Tours

About operator:

We specialize in small group kayak, snorkel and rock climbing tours. See colorful coral reefs away from crowds. Guaranteed turtle sightings on our turtle snorkel tours. Private tours are also available for small or large groups.

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