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North Sound, Grand Cayman
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6.5-Hour Catamaran Cruise to Stingray City and Rum Point Beach
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This shallow, sandy area is one of two spots on Grand Cayman that are ideal for snorkeling among the stingrays.
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“lots of fun” (3 reviews)
“stingray city” (6 reviews)
North Sound, Grand Cayman
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was totally worth the trip. Went with Ocean Frontiers- put us right on the sandbar, helped us feed the rays. Perfect for 10 year old son.

Thank Ben R
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Took the tour with White Sand Tour which was wonderful! I was nervous going to StingRay city bc my kids are small (4 and 6) and can’t swim well in the ocean so i was happy to have the Sandbar option which is much shallower!!...More

Thank leisure9traveler83
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This is The place to see the stingrays. Be sure to go with a company that doesn't over pack their boats. We went with Red Sail Sports and it was perfect. We went out on the first boat of the day. Only about 5 boats....More

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Didn’t go there on an organised trip so can’t comment on them, but I went to the sandbar with friends on their boat and swam with the stingrays. There were loads of them and they swarmed around us. It was very exhilarating and amazing to...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is an area where you can see different colours/kinds of fish. Good to bring some fish food. It's also around the area where you find stingrays who are friendly from being fed fish by fishermen from decades ago. As the men would clean their...More

Thank jksmi
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Lots of fun although it is a popular spot so it gets crowded. We got to pet & kiss the stingrays. Great pics & also a good place to use your Go-Pro under water. Guides stopped & dove for a starfish on the way back....More

1  Thank kimgreen71195
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We took the "three stop" excursion with Captain Marvin, and it was a great half-day activity. The crew was entertaining and attentive, and the sting rays were a unique experience. We also enjoyed the two included snorkel stops. Much different from snorkeling off the beach.

1  Thank Frank B
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Tons of people visit here to swim with the stingrays and it is well worth it. Definitely a must do at least once when in the Caymans. Lots of fun!

Thank David H
Reviewed 14 August 2017

The water at the sandbar is so clear and the stingrays are amazing and so docile....its a truly amazing experience.

Thank PatriziaItaly
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is the highlight of my family trip!! This is perfect for all ages - I'm with my parents 60+ yrs old, siblings and even my nieces both 2 years old and 17 month months! You have to pick the perfect guide to be with...More

1  Thank LLWTravels
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