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Best sail trip in Aruba!

Captain Anthony is fantstic. His ability and hospitality makes the Tranquilo the best sail boat in... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
Vicente U
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Bogota, Colombia
via mobile
Amazing

Amazing day aboard the Tranquilo. Capt. Anthony knows how to make everyone feel welcomed, relaxed... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2016
jodic912566
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Bloomingburg, New York
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Captain Anthony is fantstic. His ability and hospitality makes the Tranquilo the best sail boat in Aruba. Very nice sunset private cruise. Thank you Captain!

Thank Vicente U
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Amazing day aboard the Tranquilo. Capt. Anthony knows how to make everyone feel welcomed, relaxed and enjoy a day of snorkeling in a special location. There is no stress and his 1st mate Wayne and helper Kyle make everything move smoothly. Had a fantastic time...More

Thank jodic912566
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Can't say enough good things about this trip except for the cruise by the island dump which was on fire... Had to ride through the smoke. Anthony and his two assistants made my 12 year old daughter feel right at home. The Dutch pea soup...More

Thank Brimspt
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This was a great day! It was very chill, relaxing but fun at the same time. We arrived to the marina (and parked at Renaissance suites as per Anthony’s email!) at 9:45. We departed approx. 10:15 and headed on the inter-coastal waterway down toward Spanish...More

1  Thank KKJACKS
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I went on a sailboat cruise last week with Tranquilo. It was a great time with great people some who had been before. We sailed and then went snorkeling and the had sandwiches and homemade pea soup. I really suggest this cruise if you like...More

Thank kappy26
Reviewed 2 February 2016

First of all...be aware that they do not take credit card payment...CASH ONLY AS YOU BOARD! Spent over 5 hours with the sails up and the diesel at a minimum. Anthony, the skipper, is said to be one of the best sailors in the Carribean....More

Thank MLK65
Reviewed 9 January 2016

One of our favorite things to do while on vacation is go for a sail & snorkel trip. We have gone on the large ones (think Red Sail and Fury) but we search to find non-catamarans that take a max of 20 or so people....More

4  Thank ruthk191
Reviewed 5 January 2016

My family met in Aruba for Christmas and we chartered the Tranquilo for a private 3 hour tour. I thought the price was extremely reasonable, especially when split 3 ways. The crew were super fun and attentive - our rum punch cups were never empty!...More

1  Thank Erika C
Reviewed 25 November 2015

The Tranquilo is a beautiful, well kept ship with an able Captain and a great, friendly crew. They even have a furry first mate who livens up the trip. They advertise their pea soup which I was not inclined to taste at first. But, it...More

2  Thank slacker27
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

My husband and I splurged for a private sunset sail to kick off our honeymoon. I had been a little nervous about the price point- $430 for 2 hours. It was worth every cent. We had a comfortable beanbag to recline upon on the bow...More

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