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Sail with Captain Max

6501 Red Hook Plaza, Suite 201, 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-7467
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Ranked #18 of 179 activities in St. Thomas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Description: Capt. Max will take you on the sail of lifetime, show you amazing fish and put a big smile on your face. What could be better.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
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Plano, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We had the most wonderful day aboard LOU with Captain Max and Andrew. They were about a 35 minute ride from the cruise port so we got to see some of the country side of St. Thomas. Max was ready and waiting for us upon arrival. We boarded LOU and away we sailed to St. John. Max shared her plentiful... More

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

My husband and I took a day-sail with Captain Max and first mate Andrew when we visited St. Thomas a couple weeks ago. What a great day! Her boat, The Lou, is super-comfortable, and Max handled the vessel well. Andrew kept our glasses filled with rum punch, and the snacks were plentiful. We hit two snorkeling spots near St. John--Hawksnest... More

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Ashburn, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This trip is absolutely superb! It was, by far, the highlight of our recent cruise when we stopped in St. Thomas on July 12. What set this apart is that Capt. Max really makes your whole group feel like a special guest on her sailboat. She is a very gracious host who is extremely attentive to the needs of everyone... More

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Mesa, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I had never been on a sailboat and I had never been snorkeling - Captain Max has made me a true believer! I embarked on this adventure during a port stop from a cruise ship on June 24, 2014 and I could not be happier. There were only three of us sailing with the two member crew (she limits the... More

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Mechanicsville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Our family (us and our 3 teenagers) had a fabulous time with Captain Max on "The Lou" We left out of Red Hook and made two stops to go swimming and snorkeling. The fish were plentiful and beautiful. We were out for the entire day, so Max had prepared a delicious chicken and fruit plate for us, that even the... More

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Estes Park, Colorado
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This was our 4th sailing trip with Max over 14 years, and as always, it was a great day! Max is a great sailor and great conversationalist. She has a great first mate, Andrew on this trip was a bonus snorkeling with us to point out things. As always, the lunch was great, and she accommodated our gluten free daughter... More

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OP, KS
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I had the good fortune to read about Captain Max and Lou on trip advisor and booked a day sail with her for my husband's birthday trip. The weather was a bit cloudy and windy starting out, but it did not deter Captain Max nor her mate, and I could tell we were in very experienced and capable hands. We... More

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Elmhurst, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Captain Max and Andrew were fantastic hosts for a day trip over to St. John. I can only emphasize what every other reviewer says about their experience and tell you that this is not something you want to miss. Max is a very experienced and knowledgeable captain who was a pleasure to talk to and learn about the surroundings. Snorkeling... More

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Jacksonville, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Capt Max and Mate (Andrew) were great hosts aboard the Lou. Lunch was beautifully served and tasty, and the winds were amazing. Andrew pointed out some great sights and creatures snorkeling we would have otherwise missed. It was a fun and relaxing day.

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Our sail with Captain Max and her first mate, Andrew was "the " most outstanding day trip we have ever taken, hands down!!! We are always a bit leery of booking excursions aside from our cruise line, but if you research(tripadvisor) and take that leap of faith you will be rewarded, with Capt Max we scored BIG TIME!!! Max picked... More

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