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Virgin Islands Ecotours

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6526 Estate Nazareth, 00802-1134, St. Thomas
+1 340-779-2155
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St Thomas Mangrove Lagoon Kayak and Snorkel Tour
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Virgin Islands Ecotours is the leading adventure eco tour company in the US Virgin Islands with three unique locations: Nature buffs love St Thomas' Mangrove Lagoon Wildlife Sanctuary & Marine Reserve, History buffs love exploring Historic Hassel Island and Tropical Paradise lovers never want to leave our Honeymoon Beach location at Caneel Bay, in the Virgin Islands National Park on St John! Our award-winning tours combine kayaking, hiking, and snorkeling into a unforgettably fun and educating experience emphasizing our leave no trace style ecotourism.We also offer private tours for families, wedding parties, corporate groups. Our Honeymoon Beach, Caneel Bay, St John location also offers a full day pass that allows you a full day use of stand up paddleboards, kayaks, floats, beach chair, hammocks, snorkel gear and a locker at one of the VI National Park's prettiest beaches! Most of our tours are small, so reserve early to avoid disappointment.
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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6526 Estate Nazareth, 00802-1134, St. Thomas
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+1 340-779-2155
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom, my kids (age 7 & 9), and I had a GREAT time kayaking and snorkeling through the mangroves last month. It was perfect for our family. My kids especially loved the hermit crab races!! The staff did a fantastic job making it a...More

Thank erinaten
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your thoughts for our staff and families and for taking the time to share about your experience with us. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed exploring and learning about this fascinating ecosystem. Warm Wishes, Sybille Sorrentino

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an excursion from our Royal Carribbean cruise. Learning to Kayak, Hermit Crab races, holding sea urchins and snorkeling through beautiful water. What more could you want! Our guides were absolutely fantastic, so knowledgeable about the eco-system surrounding the area. We had an amazing...More

Thank Tammy H
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to share about your experience with us! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed exploring and learning about the wild and marine life in this beautiful ecosystem. And thank you, too, for your kind words about your guides. Warm...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time kayaking and snorkeling. Our tour guides where awesome and patient with us first time kayakers. We had a hermit crab race, which everyone really got into and a beautiful walk out more towards the ocean. Absolutely beautiful!

Thank Katbob2000
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for sharing about your experience with us. We're so glad that you enjoyed exploring and learning about this fascinating ecosystem. And thank you for your kind words about your guides. Warm Wishes, Sybille Sorrentino

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shoutout to our amazing tour guides and helpers: Troy, Delron and Kevin!! Kayak through the mangrove wasn't too difficult but the scenery was well worth the cost. A short hike with an eventful "race of the crabs" where we also go to see a termite...More

Thank QueenBee896
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for sharing about your experience with us! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed exploring and learning about this beautiful ecosystem. And thank you, too, for your kind words about your guides! Warm Wishes, Sybille Sorrentino

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We signed up for this excursion through Royal Caribbean in the port of St. Thomas. There were 3 full vehicles full (approx. 70 people total) that had to get loaded from the port and then you are driven through twist and turns up a mountain...More

Thank Kdw68
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thought we were doing a traditional kayak and snorkel tour but we got a whole lot more. Yosh was very informative about the marine biology on the entire trip. He explained and showed us all the inhabitants of the area and answered all of...More

1  Thank Tom C
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing about your experience with us! We're so glad that you enjoyed exploring and learning about this beautiful ecosystem. And thank you, too, for your kind words about your guide. Warm Wishes, Sybille Sorrentino

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very ashamed that as a local I never knew this AWESOME adventure was so much fun. I've drove by Ecotours St. Thomas location almost daily but never thought about trying the kayaking adventure. Imagine, people pay to visit where I live and I am taking...More

3  Thank desuzaranda
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing about your experience with us! We're so glad that you had a chance to try out one of our tours and we hope to welcome you back again in the future! Thank you, too, for your kind words about your guide....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took an excursion off Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas in St. John to do a little snorkeling. From first arrival Troy, Purcell and Joost treated us like family. They were energetic, knowledgeable, fun, and patient with all of us. They acted like they...More

Thank Michael K
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing about your experience with us! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed exploring and learning about this beautiful ecosystem. And thank you, too, for your kind words about your guides! Warm Wishes, Sybille Sorrentino

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Awesome good time! Anthony, our guide, was wonderful ~very patient and knowledgeable! Having never kayaked before, this excursion through the mangroves to Cas Cay was great. Kayaking, hiking, snorkeling - a fabulous way to spend a few hours outside discovering new things!

Thank KathyS-STT
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing about your experience with us! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed kayaking, hiking, and snorkeling with us to explore this wonderful ecosystem. And thank you for your kind words about your guide! Warm Wishes, Sybille Sorrentino

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Family friendly...beginner to moderate level. Kayak tour through the mangroves and then snorkel in a sheltered bay. Our guide Dyami was phenomenal...he's a marine biology/communications major and chauffeured us through the groves and took some amazing pictures of our group along the way.

Thank GrayCyn75
Virgin Islands ... U, Owner at Virgin Islands Ecotours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share about your experience with us! We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed exploring and learning about this fascinating ecosystem. And thank you, too, for your kind words about your guide! Warm Wishes, Sybille Sorrentino

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Ndute75
8 April 2017|
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Response from VirginIslandsEcotour | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in our tours! The transportation time between our location and the cruise ship dock is between 15-35 minutes. Therefore, I recommend that you consider the 9:30am tour with us. We look forward to... More
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BethanyBurns
24 February 2017|
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Response from VirginIslandsEcotour | Property representative |
Greetings! There is a public foot shower available. The Caneel Bay Resort operates a food snack bar adjacent to our watersports center selling: cold sandwiches, salads, snacks, home made gelato ice cream, healthy smoothies... More
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Marlowe D
16 December 2016|
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Response from VirginIslandsEcotour | Property representative |
Hello! We recommend that children weigh at least 30 pounds to safely join the tour as our smallest life jacket properly holds from 30-50 pounds. The small children 8 or 9 and under ride for free in a kayak with their... More
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