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Lion In Da Sun

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Address: St. John
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Lion In Da Sun is a "Captained Powerboat Day Charter" business in...

Lion In Da Sun is a "Captained Powerboat Day Charter" business in the US Virgin Islands of St. John and St. Thomas. The days activities are completely up to you and might include island hopping in the British Islands such as Jost van Dyke, Sandy Spit, Norman Island, and Virgin Gorda among many others. You can incorporate world-class snorkeling, beaches, bars, and local lunch spots. The day is completely up to you!

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Amazing time!

Our group chartered a boat for the day with Captain Rick and we had an excellent time. He was incredibly knowledgeable about the history of all of the islands and great places to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Athens, Georgia

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Athens, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our group chartered a boat for the day with Captain Rick and we had an excellent time. He was incredibly knowledgeable about the history of all of the islands and great places to snorkel. He gave us lots of options and steered us in the right direction but also let us ultimately decide what to do. Excellent recommendations for scenery... More 

Thank Cartato
Wilmington, Delaware
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day at sea with. Fantastic snorkeling spots and Captain Rick is a wealth of knowledge about local sites and history.

Thank LCaptain52
Eliot, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family of 4 spent an amazing day on LIDS. Rick was out captain and he was GREAT. We took a brief tour around if the northshore beaches to avoid some rain. Even though we are staying on the island it was great to hear some of the history and see it from the water. Then it was off to... More 

Thank mainiacsurfer
York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had a wonderful day with captain Rick. He was very accommodating to change are initial proposed itinerary. Instead of going to The Baths in Virgin Gorda we followed the coast line of St John and went over Jost vanDyke. Great lunch at Taboo. Then the best snorkeling at the Indians and the Caves on Norman island.... More 

Thank john s
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Had an amazing day on the water with Captain Rick!! Would highly recommend it! Is very knowledgeable of the waters and what's underneath them when he took us snorkeling as part of the days experience! And last but not least...off to the Soggy Dollar Bar for a swim in to get some amazing "Pain Killers". Can't wait to do it... More 

Thank Mgab327
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Just keeps on getting better. Lion In Da Sun was the best experience in STJ!! Capt Rick has all the history and tales to go along with all the sights. Great time, professionally run boating experience you can ever have.

Thank SUPER1976
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This is the only charter we will take in the Virgin Islands! Captain Rick was so great! Extremely knowledgeable of the area, the history. Took us snorkeling to the best snorkeling areas in the Virgin Isalnds. Rates are extremely reasonable. You cannot go wrong booking with this charter!

Thank wheeze21
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

For the third year in a row we spent the day in the BVI with Lion in Da Sun. Captain Craig helped us plan our day before we left US waters. We hit two favorite spots for snorkeling, the Indians and the caves at Norman Island. Then, stopped for lunch at a new-to-us place--"Pirates Bight" on Norman Island. Food was... More 

Thank DanTravellerNY-NJ
Bethesda, MD
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Went out with Captain Craig on January 31, 2017. Left the pier by the Park Service Headquarters in Cruz Bay at 8:30 for a 30 minute trip to West End customs in Tortola, BVI. After a short wait to clear customs and a fee of $50/person we set off for "the Indians," a fabulous snorkel spot (but best for experienced... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Nothing better. Knowledgeable in every aspect of the usvi and bvi and makes every trip fabulous. Captain Rick is the best !!!!🏝🏝🏝🏝😘😘😘😘

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