OVERVIEW of Full Day Tour (6-6.5 hours):

St. Thomas is famous for its beaches, snorkeling and sailing – this tour combines all three along with a delicious Caribbean BBQ lunch. A great tour if you're looking to explore the underwater world and relax on the beach with an experienced and friendly crew taking care of you.

Highlights: -Board the romantic sailing schooner "Bones” -Sail to Christmas Cove and Water Island's Honeymoon Beach -Snorkel, swim, and explore coral formations and tropical fish -Enjoy a Caribbean BBQ lunch

Full Description: Relax as you start an ultimate Caribbean adventure aboard the classic romantic sailing schooner "Bones" during a scenic sail to Christmas Cove, near the south coast of St.Thomas. After anchoring at this deserted island, your certified crew will provide you all snorkel equipment, including friendly instruction and safety tips.

The crew will guide you as you snorkel, swim, and explore among fantastic coral formations, colorful tropical fish, and serene turtles. Back on board, beverages, chips, and salsa will be served, with pleasant music in the background. Soak up some sun as you continue on your adventure with a relaxing sail to the second destination, the enchanting Water Island's Honeymoon Beach, an unspoiled island which is only accessible by boat.

Once you arrive at Water Island, the 4th and newest Virgin Island, the choice is yours. Relax on the soft sand, swim in the clear water, or enjoy more snorkeling. Work up an appetite for a delicious Caribbean BBQ lunch, serving chicken, ribs, potato or pasta salad, and coleslaw. All the food is freshly prepared by chefs and served at the water's edge. The great crew will serve famous local drinks, beers, sodas, and water.

The fun continues on the return to your ship, motoring though the picturesque St.Thomas harbor and past the bustling waterfront. A true taste of paradise to treasure forever!

What to Bring: -You should always take your SeaPass card (provided onboard the ship) and photo identification when in port. -Towel (available onboard the ship) -Sun protection and sunglasses -Waterproof camera

What to Wear: -Wear your bathing suit.

Important Notes: -Even though seas and weather conditions are rarely inclement at Christmas Cove, there is an alternate anchorage site available should a change become necessary.

OVERVIEW of Half Day Sail and Snorkel (3.5 hours);

Hoist the sails or just relax aboard the classic and legendary "Doubloon" pirate schooner during a scenic and informative 50-minute motor-sailing adventure to Turtle Cove, located amid a deserted island 3 miles south of St. Thomas. After anchoring in this beautiful azure blue cove—a sanctuary of eco-life above and below the water—your crew will provide you with snorkel equipment, expert instruction and safety information before accompanying you as you snorkel, swim and discover fantastic coral formations and various colorful tropical fish. Join curious sea turtles as they glide alongside you during this approximate 90-minute in-water experience and soak up the sun and scenery as you learn about the mysteries of the deep from the courteous crew members during this fascinating and unforgettable Caribbean adventure.

Additional Information

  • Snorkeling equipment and instruction are provided.
  • Snorkeling is from the boat at depths of up to 20 feet.
  • Snacks and beverages are provided.
  • Adults must be in good physical condition to participate.
  • Wheelchairs (collapsible or electric) are not permitted. Tour operators will deny participation to Guests arriving in wheelchairs or electric scooters.

OVERVIEW of Caribbean Sea Safari Snorkelling Onboard FastCAt:

Enjoy two of the best Virgin Island beach and snorkel destinations in one tour aboard the "Virgin Breeze" PowerCat. You will be able to snorkel at Buck Island and relax on the beautiful soft white sand at Honeymoon Beach. Your friendly crew will take of you and provide drinks and snacks during the tour and on the beach.

Highlights: -Board a 63 ft custom power catamaran. -Visit two unique Virgin Island beach and snorkel destinations. -Snorkel at Buck Island amongst colorful tropical fish. -Swim, sunbathe, and relax at Honeymoon Beach.

Full Description: Enjoy several Caribbean dream experiences in one amazing tour! Leaving pier side, board the “Virgin Breeze”, a spacious 63 ft custom power catamaran as you head towards two unique Virgin Islands.

First stop will be made at Buck Island where you will spend one hour snorkeling amongst colorful coral formations, abundant tropical sea life, and friendly turtles or even a shipwreck. Full modern equipment and friendly instruction will be provided for first timers and more experienced snorkelers. The catamaran has dual rear pontoons for easy water access for snorkeling and swimming.

Next you will cruise over to Honeymoon Beach on Water Island (the 4th and newest Virgin Island), where you will spend over an hour on this delightful and beautiful soft white sand beach, framed by tall swaying palm trees, which is only accessible by boat. Swim, sunbathe, relax, and have fun while the friendly crew spoils you with snacks, sodas, beers, and tropical rum drinks - throughout the tour and on the beach.

What to Bring: -You should always take your SeaPass card (provided onboard the ship) and photo identification when in port. -Towel (available onboard the ship). -Sun protection -Waterproof camera

What to Wear: -Wear your bathing suit.

Important Notes: -Guests should consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Guests with cardiac conditions, asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition should take particular caution when selecting a tour with snorkeling/swimming elements. Guests who have concerns should consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them.

TO book via royal caribbean click the link for your selected tour;