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Private Boat Excursions around the US and British Virgin Islands provided by Big Blue Excursions

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Private Boat Excursions around the US and British Virgin Islands

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per group (up to 6)
2 adults
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Important Information
Departure Point
Virgin Islands National Park Service Headquarters, St John 00830, USVI
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Captain
  • Private tour
  • Bottled water
  • Cooler stocked with ice, assorted soft drinks, and beer
  • Use of Snorkelling equipment
  • Floats
  • Fresh water rinse
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • The listed price does not include a fuel surcharge, payable at the end of your trip. The fuel surcharge is required by our local supplier and is not within our control. We start the day with a full tank of fuel so you only pay for what you use on your trip. Depending on your chosen destinations prices can vary between $80-$350.
  • BVI Customs fees ($70 per person) - If you choose to go to British Virgin Islands
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel if traveling to the British Virgin Islands
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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taminark wrote a review Jun 2020
Arkansas240 contributions5 helpful votes
Captain Sophie and Jenna were simply THE BEST! We had a wonderful day with them. Sweet Revenge was comfortable and the continental breakfast was yummy. We circled STJ, stopped at Lime Out,used stand up paddle boards and snorkeled. Lunch was yummy salads, sammies and we had many
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Date of experience: June 2020
Connor Rowe McClurkan wrote a review Jun 2020
Northeast Kingdom, Vermont6 contributions1 helpful vote
This was by far my favorite catamaran my family and I have ever taken. I highly recommend Captain Sophie Karnas and First Mate Jenna of “Sweet Revenge II,” to anyone looking for a day trip while down in the USVI’s. We had an awesome time and were able to experience a lot of what
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Date of experience: June 2020
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CFA2009 wrote a review Apr 2020
Atlanta, GA32 contributions27 helpful votes
A huge thanks to Margaret and her team for how they treated customers during the COVID-19 crisis. They couldn’t have been more customer friendly at such a difficult time for everyone. I would book with them in a heartbeat knowing how much they will care for you and ensuring
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Date of experience: April 2020
Response from MargieKemp, Owner at Private Boat Excursions around the US and British Virgin Islands
Responded 17 Apr 2020
Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We appreciate your understanding, support, and great feedback during this difficult time and we hope to get you out on the water with us in the future!!
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DONNAKG wrote a review Mar 2020
Batesville, Indiana201 contributions29 helpful votes
Captain Sharp was awesome.. fun, knowledgeable, !! He picked us up right on time and took us to Zo Zos for drinks and food... YUMMY! We sailed, drank, talked , laughed, snorkeled, with perfect weather and company. Boat had everything you need and very comfortable. He showed us
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Date of experience: February 2020
cathym252 wrote a review Mar 2020
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The Mann Family would like to thank Big Blue Excursions for an amazing day! We had THE BEST crew ever! Sophie and Jena are not only experts on the sea they know how to make everyone feel welcome, comfortable, and spoiled! We were picked up in front of the Grande Bay and a
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Date of experience: March 2020
About the operator

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Private Charter
Captain Sophie was an excellent guide to St John, I would highly recommend her for your vacation excursions.
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Day of Perfection
Captain Sophie & !st Mate Jena were the absolute best. My wife and I, our two sons, 2 daughter n laws, and 18 month
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Awesome excursion
Sophie and Amy made sure we all had a a great time by making us drinks and asking what we wanted to do. We did some
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Greatest Excursion
Had a blast with friend and family. They were friendly nice and hospitable. This is our second time with Big Blue E
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The Sweet Revenge was gorgeous. Taylor and Sophie made it so fun and took us to some beautiful locations. Highly re
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A Perfect Day
Our day with Big Blue Excursions was the highlight of an already wonderful week in St. John. We are an extended fa
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Great Day of Sailing and Snorkeling
We had a great day on the water with Sophie and Jena! They were both awesome with our entire group including the k
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Great trip the the Baths!
We had a great time on Gypsea Girl. Visited the Baths, Fallen Jerusalem, and lots of snorkeling. My boys loved th
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Friendly, professional and reliable
Have gone out with them three times this season, three different captains. All were great to spend a day on the wa
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First Girls Trip!!
We had the Best day w Captain Sharp!!!! Friends & I had a half day tour which started w a Wonderful lunch @ Zozo’s!
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Great day on the Gypsy Lady
Captain Tommy took our group of four out on a day excursion. It was our best day of our vacation. Great to see ot
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Perfect day in the BVI with Big Blue Excursions and the Gypsea Girl!
Captain Sharp and the Gypsea Girl are perfect for your trip over to the BVI from St John. We had a group of 6(ther
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Great Trip!
We had a great day on the water. We took an all day trip to BVI on Sweet Revenge ll. Our captain Sophie and first m
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Great day wit Big Blue
We went out on the Avanti 33’ “J” was very personable and helped us plan our day. His suggestion to go to Willy Ts
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Always a Great Time!!
We have been booking with Big Blue Excursions for years and have never had anything bad to say. From start to finis
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  • Duration: 8h
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