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Address: Cruz Bay, St. John
Phone Number: 13406264783
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Description: Lion In Da Sun is a "Captained Powerboat Day Charter" business in the US...
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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I went out yesterday with Captain Rick from Lion in da Sun. It was an awesome time! Rick was so knowledgable and knew some great spots to go...be sure and check out "Mermaids... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I went out yesterday with Captain Rick from Lion in da Sun. It was an awesome time! Rick was so knowledgable and knew some great spots to go...be sure and check out "Mermaids Chair" in St John...The boat was clean, comfortable, rode well and the extra canapy on the boat protected some of us who needed shade! I would recommend... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Having done three other charters in the USVI/BVI I can honestly say that Lion in Da Sun Charters and Captain Rick are simply without equal. The other charters seemed to follow a formula: pack as many people on a boat for snorkeling at Sandy Spit, lunch at Foxy’s or Pusser’s, painkillers at Soggy Dollar, and maybe another round of snorkeling.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Captain Rick not only took us to the best snorkeling spots and a great secluded lunch, but was also a joy to be around. A great day full of laughs and stories while seeing and learning about the island from someone who considers it home. From the moment we stepped onto his boat he made us feel very welcome as... More 

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Irvine, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We had a fabulous trip with Captain Rick! Spent the day at sea exploring Buck Island, a secret lunch spot, and finally a fun afternoon of learning about the historical aspects of St. John. Loved the jokes sprinkled amongst the historical facts. Boat is nice, and he captained it very well in the ocean. Didn't hit too many crazy waves!... More 

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Lake Charles, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

First of all as soon as you arrive on the island book your day for charters bc they are busy. We didn't have Rick as our capt but was a very nice day. It was very rough going to bvi so beware. Glad we didn't go to virgin Gorda bc it would have been 2 hrs of rough seas!! We... More 

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lionindasun, Owner at Lion In Da Sun, responded to this review

Dear KLL1067, We are delighted that you had an overall great day with us! You went to some of the nicest places in the BVI. You cannot beat the Indians for snorkelling! The Caves too are always a highlight. We also love the lunch at Pirate's Bight. Hopefully, next time the weather will be more agreeable. Thanks Again, Capt. Rick More 

DALLAS
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is our 2nd year to go out with Captain Rick. We chartered the boat for 2 days. Loved the snorkeling around the Indians, Peter Island was amazingly beautiful, the restaurant/bar on the boat was so fun and he took us around St. John and gave us the history and views from the sea. We went to another island for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

Had a great time with Rick, He is very educated about the Virgin Islands and knows the best snorkeling spots. We are repeat customers and always have a great day on the boat!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Rick was amazing. He's incredibly knowledgeable and personable. We left from Cruz Bay and went to various snorkeling sites and then on to BVI on Lion in Da Sun. The day couldn't have been any better thanks to Rick!

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South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

We enjoyed a day on the water with Capt. Rick in June. He was very flexible with our options for where to go, when to leave, etc. Had a fun time touring the North Shore of St. John, enjoyed some beautiful snorkeling at the Indians, had a great lunch at Foxy's Taboo, and finished up the day with B-Line Beach... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Rick was the best boat captain! He showed the best spots in the BVI and took tons of pictures of my me and my husband without me asking! He knows these trips are special occasions for couples and groups and makes it just that! He was accommodating and knew a lot of the history with the trip! My husband and... More 

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Address: Cruz Bay, St. John
Phone Number: 13406264783
Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John  >  Cruz Bay

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