Like so many of the islands in the Caribbean, 2017’s double whammy of hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated much of St. John. However, as relief funds get funnelled into rebuilding, normality is gradually being restored, and St. John version 2.0 is emerging - bolder, brighter and better. St. John’s small size might just give it the edge over other desert islands. View more
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Indulge your senses with the exquisite beauty of St. John from above-and-below sea level during this fun-filled and exciting, half-day snorkelling excursion via catamaran.
Cruz Bay, Catamaran Cruise, St. John's National Park, Honeymoon Beach
Depart the pier for the short walk to your awaiting catamaran. After receiving your safety and boating instructions, embark your large, spacious vessel and begin your sailing and snorkelling adventure. Experience the thrill and excitement of sailing the Caribbean whilst gliding along the coastline of St. John's National Park during the approximately 30-minute journey to the idyllic, palm-fringed Honeymoon Beach.
Guided Snorkelling, Beachcombing, Sunbathing, Champagne, Refreshments
Upon arrival at Honeymoon Beach, receive your snorkelling instructions and gear, then explore the undersea beauty of St. John during a guided snorkelling session right off the boat at Honeymoon Beach. You may also opt to swim or be taken ashore by dinghy, where you are free to swim, snorkel and beachcomb, or simply relax and soak up the tropical sun. Back on board the catamaran, enjoy a selection of breads, cheeses and fruit, along with champagne and other beverages. At the conclusion of your visit, commence the approximately 30-minute ride back to the pier.
Enjoy the beauty of the Virgin Islands National Park during this half-day hike and swim excursion.
National Park Hike
Depart the pier and head to the Virgin Islands National Park Visit or Center to begin your hike along a hillside trail offering scenic tropical ocean views of nearby islands. Your naturalist guide wil l share stories about the flora and fauna of the island along with interesting cultural and historical information.
Honeymoon Beach Swim
Arriving at Honeymoon Beach, find a picturesque palm-fringed beach with crystal clear waters edged with colourful coral reefs. Enjoy a refreshing swim at this unforgettable beach and relax in the soft sand under the shade of coconut trees for a 30minutes break.
Experience the beauty of the St. John during this two-hour panoramic drive around a National Park.
St. John, USVI
St. John, the smallest and most idyllic of the three United States Virgin Islands, is best known for its dozens of post card perfect white sand beaches, turquoise bays abounding in colorful corals an d rainbows of tropical fish, along with endless vistas of green velvet hills. Only nine miles long and three miles wide, two thirds of the island is the Virgin Islands National Park, so its spectacular beaches and untouched forests will retain their beauty for generations to come while remaining accessible to all.
Depart the pier in your open -air safari bus for a tour around this National Park to experience first-hand what everyone is talking about. Your two -hour panoramic tour will include several photo stops that will avail you to scenery only imagined through day dreams of your escape to a perfect utopia. Along the way, your knowledgeable driver will provide commentary that will enlighten you about the island's rich history, lush, tropical foliage and its' indigenous wildlife.
Explore the beauty of the island both above and beneath the surfac e of the azure blue sea surrounding St. John during this half -
Depart Cruz Bay in an open -air safari bus for the drive to Trunk Bay. Along the way, stops w ill be made for photos and to admire the breath-taking scenery over-looking Cruz Bay, Hawk's Bay and Caneel Bay Plantation.
Trunk Bay Snorkel and Swim
After arriving at Trunk Bay beach, rated one of the most beautiful beaches in the world; a safety briefing and snorkeling instruction will be provided. All necessary equipment for snorkelling will be distributed before you begin your swimming/snorkelling exploration of the famous underwater trail or you may choose to just relax on this fabulous beach.
Following your two and a half hour stay at Trunk Bay, a 20-minute ride in an open -air safari bus will return you to Cruz Bay and your awaiting ship.