Half Day Sail and Snorkel with the Turtles

St Thomas, US Virgin Islands (204)


%20in%20the%20Caribbean If you're looking for a half day sail and snorkel adventure in the Caribbean, consider spending your time aboard the Turtle Boat. This vessel offers a variety of activities, including sailing, snorkeling, and kayaking. You'll also have the opportunity to meet some of the friendly turtles that call the Caribbean home.


Tour Duration: 210 min

Half Day Sail and Snorkel with the Turtles

Snorkel and Sail with the USCG Licensed Crew aboard the Sailing Yacht "FURY", a beautifully restored Morgan 46' Ketch. We actually "SAIL" out to the refuge and encounter the Green Sea Turtles in their natural Habitat. The reef is home to many species of tropical fish, octopus, stingrays and an assortment of corals. The experienced crew will guide and entertain you while keeping you safe in and out of the water. The Captain and crew will point out significant historical sites as the Yacht exits the Harbor, the sails will be raised and the guests will experience Real Sailing out to Buck Island. (about 40 min.). Upon arrival, guests will be outfitted with all the gear needed to enjoy this experience. Fury also provides Flotation devices to those individuals who are less comfortable in the water. Rum drinks, beer, soda, bottled water, snacks and FUEL are all included with this trip. This tour is available for Private groups of 25 or less, as well as individuals and small groups.

What's included

Below are items that the provider has stated are included with Half Day Sail and Snorkel with the Turtles at no additional cost

  • Local guide
  • Fresh Water Rinse
  • Rum Drinks and Beer and Soda, bottled water and light snacks

What's NOT included

Below are items that the tour provider of Half Day Sail and Snorkel with the Turtles has stated that may cost an additional fee if desired.

  • Gratuities ( 20% Industry Standard)

Points Of Interest

  • 210 minutes: FURY and her US Coast Guard Licensed Crew Sails out of the Historic Charlotte Amalie Harbor, passing by the ruins of an old fort and customs house and into the beautiful blue waters of the Caribbean. We continue to sail to the National Marine Wildlife Sanctuary at Buck Island aboard a meticulously clean and restored sailing Yacht. We arrive at Turtles Cove and provide guests with professional snorkel gear and a short lesson and orientation about the bay. Snorkel in clear calm waters with the Green Sea Turtles and a variety of marine wildlife including octopus, tropical fish, stingrays and a beautiful coral reef. Alcoholic Beverages, soft drinks, snacks and a fresh water shower are all included. Unlike other tours, Fuel and Crew are also included in the Price. No $$ Surprises at the end of your trip.

Additional Information

  • Not recommended for travelers with poor cardiovascular health
  • Not recommended for travelers with spinal injuries
  • Infants and small children can ride in a pram or stroller
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Infants are required to sit on an adult’s lap
  • Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
  • FURY does not have an age limit or a child's rate.
  • Please provide Cruise Ship Name if applicable
  • Please apply sunscreen before departure times. No oils or spray-on please.
  • Bring all Medications with you. ie inhalers, nitro pills, etc
  • Must be able to climb a 7 foot vertical ladder without assistance to get in and out of the water. Otherwise guest must stay on the vessel during the snorkeling portion of our trip.
  • Restrooms are provided on board.
  • A maximum of 25 people per booking 15+10
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands