St Thomas Kayak and Sea Turtle Snorkel Excursion
Begin your excursion at a central location or with convenient pickup at your hotel or cruise port (pickup and dropoff are at an additional charge). Transfer to the kayak launch point, where you meet your guide and get a short orientation and safety briefing. Groups of six or less per guide provide a great experience for those who like to snorkel in small groups. Get set up with your tandem kayak and snorkeling equipment, then launch into the warm, clear waters. Your guide provides kayaking lessons and coaches you along the way to your destination. When you reach your destination, a pristine beach where the sea turtles like to hang out, sink into a lounge chair and cool off with a refreshing drink. After a short rest, slip on your snorkeling equipment and follow your guide into the water to snorkel and view the turtles as they find their lunch in the seagrass beds. Throughout your kayaking and snorkeling, your guide photographs you and your group. Sit down for lunch at the beach (gluten-free and vegetarian options available), then relax on the beach before paddling back to your starting point. Restrooms are available at your starting and endpoint.
Get the chance to snorkel with sea turtles right in the warm waters of the Caribbean Sea on this small-group snorkeling excursion. Take a tandem kayak out to sea (lessons are provided), once you reach the shores, you have time to relax and have a beverage before donning snorkel gear and heading out to see the turtles. Your tour ends with lunch on the beach.
Covid 19 Safety Measures
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Tours size: 2-4 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.
Transportation is from Emerald Beach Resort.
A minimum of 2 guests is required per booking. This tour requires a minimum of 4 guests booked to run (they do not have to be of the same group). If the minimum is not met, you will be notified 24 hours before the tour start time.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Minimum age is 5 years. All participants must know how to swim and be able to walk on uneven surfaces. Children ages 8 and under must kayak with an adult.
Maximum participant weight for an individual is 225 pounds. Maximum weight for for tandem (double kayak) is 425 pounds (total for both participants).
At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time and cell phone number
Not recommended for participants with back/shoulder/wrist problems, heart complaints or other serious medical conditions
Please note that a 15% gratuity is due on the day of the tour in cash for groups of 5 or more
Not wheelchair accessible
Near public transportation
Not recommended for travelers with back problems
No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 6 travelers