Top 3 Things To Do in St. Thomas

os snorkel adventure ocean viewSt. Thomas within the US Virgin Islands is a leading vacation area with its tropical warm weather, sandy white beaches, and gorgeous landmark destinations. Find out about all that St. Thomas offers while exploring the island on an lagoon snorkeling tour, parasailing over the island, and under the stars on night kayak tour. In addition to Ocean Surfari’s snorkeling and fishing adventures, here’s our list of the top 3 things to do in St. Thomas to make your next vacation even more unforgettable!

Snorkel on a St. Thomas Kayak Tour

Adventure is ready for you as you board your kayak and paddle into The Pristine Mangrove Forest for a day full of fun! On this day trip, you will paddle through a wildlife sanctuary and marine reserve inside St. Thomas. When reaching Cas Cay, a small island just outside of Mangrove Lagoon, you will enjoy a 45-minute snorkel tour and have the chance to be up close with the Mangrove Lagoon habitat. Virgin Islands Eco Tours will supply you with everything you need for this bucket list adventure; snorkeling gear, kayaks,  paddles, life jackets, and snorkeling instructions!

Parasailing on St. Thomas

One other fantastic method of discovering St. Thomas is through a birds-eye view! To gain a unique perspective of St. Thomas is to do so by parasailing in the air and over the waters. Parasail Virgin Islands offers an experience of a lifetime that is fun for the entire family. While parasailing through the sky,  there is a possibility to catch a glimpse of the earth’s curvature, if all of the weather and ocean conditions are aligned! Parasail Virgin Islands has a 100 percent safety record, so you can be rest assured that your family will be in good hands while experiencing an unforgettable time in the sky above St. Thomas. This adventure is worthy of your bucket list!

 Night Kayak Tour with Ghost and Pirate Stories

This bucket list activity will be one adventure that the entire family will be sure to remember! Paddle along the shallow waters of the Mangrove Lagoon and hear tales of ghosts and pirates along the way during this enchanting night kayak tour. Experience St. Thomas like never before, traveling the smooth waters of the mangrove with headlamps and under the stars. During this nighttime adventure, you will learn about all of the wildlife, marine life and the importance of the ecosystem the mangrove provides. Be sure not to miss this amazing family adventure with Virgin Islands Eco Tours while visiting St. Thomas!


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