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Lion In Da Sun

St. John
+1 340-626-4783
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Great day trippin

Very knowledgeable. Had a great time! We learned a lot about the islands. Great snorkeling spots... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kelly M
Best boat trip I've ever had!!

We had the most memorable experience with Lion in da sun!! Captain Rick was the best guide you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Key West, Florida
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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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very knowledgeable. Had a great time! We learned a lot about the islands. Great snorkeling spots. Would highly recommend

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most memorable experience with Lion in da sun!! Captain Rick was the best guide you could ever have in the Virgin Islands! His tour covered many islands with the most remarkable snorkel destinations as well as beac bars and restaurants. We've been...More

Thank CaptKyleHeller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked our charter for myself, my husband and two teen daughters. We wanted a family friendly trip that allowed us to escape the crowds, be in our own schedule and to stay as long or as little wherever we wanted at each destination. Captain...More

Thank DianaL229
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rick picked us up at the Westin and we spent a day snorkeling and site seeing. We had 4 adults and 2 children and we had plenty of room. While it is expensive it really is a fantastic way to see the islands. Got to...More

Thank Kiwiboy4921
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently came back from a week long trip to St. John. After reading so many fabulous reviews about Lion in da Sun, we made it a part of our vacation. Captain Rick was outstanding in every way. Not only did he take us to...More

Thank The_Ferri_Family
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thursday we went on a fantastic snorkel trip with Lion In Da Sun guide and captain of a 26ft twin engine smooth riding boat with "Kyle". Kyle didn't know we had been coming to St John for 20 years and had experienced several snorkel trips...More

1  Thank lisini2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a group of 6 on a half day tour. Captain Rick catered to our wishes and took us to some great snorkeling spots so see beautiful views, sea turtles, and more. He was very easy going and took lots of pictures of us...More

Thank Meg G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best days ever spent on what was our 4th trip to STJ! Captain Kyle was phenomenal - knowledgeable, kind, polite and just plain awesome! He was gracious to give us space for our times alone and providing companionship / guide when appropriate....More

1  Thank DangIT2
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We had an 8 hour private tour with Capt. Rick and it was fantastic. We explained the items and areas of our interest and he took it from there and made a great day for us. He knew great snorkeling locations, beautiful beaches, and wonderful...More

Thank Kayla P
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We had the best trip to the British Virgin Islands with Captain Kyle! He was friendly and showed us to great spots all around the islands. He picked some great spots for us to check our and it was one of our favorite parts of...More

Thank kdarlin1
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18 April 2015|
Response from lionindasun | Property representative |
Yes, the 28 ft Scout boat is $675 plus fuel. The fuel is usually about $95 and $140 Our 26ft Twin Vee power catamaran is just $575 plus fuel. The Twin Vee also uses less fuel, often it is around $65 and comes with a $100... More