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Private boat charter for snorkeling to Gibbs Cay, bottom fishing tours, deep sea fishing, Salt Cay day trips, and whale watching. An adventure awaits you on your arrival at Grand Turk Cruise Center! Located 200 feet from the Grand Turk Cruise...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dorce and Troy were awesome! They were extremely helpful with those that needed assistance and knew exactly where to take us to see the most beautiful reef in the ultimate snorkeling package. We got to hold a shark and sting rays. I've snorkeled before but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank melissaj816
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour guide was awesome and very knowledgeable. She took her time with the tour and answered all of our questions without hesitation. The tour was just amazing, and we got an unexpected horseback ride at the lighthouse. We really had a wonderful time Good...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Mollie R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

CA Erickson and his first mate were outstanding. The boat is a bit old but safe. The time at the island with the Stingrays was fantastic! CA Erickson brought a Stingray to us and taught us much about the rays. We all were allowed to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Southwestpilot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful day in Grand Turk on our excursion to see the stingray’s. Our guides were very helpful and accommodating! It’s a great personal way to see the stingrays and snorkel! A must do.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Lynnespar80
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were on a cruise ship and prebooked this tour through ShoreExcursions Group. You can also pick up this tour on the beach by the cruise ship. We were signed up for the 2 snorkel spots. There were 6 of us on the tour including...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 84beth
Higgzo, Owner at Papa J Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thanks for your feedback. Please note that from time to time we have to make a quick decision about the snorkel locations when already out at sea. When leaving out it may all appear well, but by the time we reach certain locations the...More

Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

We made a last minute decision to go to Grand Turk after being on Salt Cay all week. Looked on Trip Advisor and called Papa J’s. So glad we did. We were in constant contact to get directions where to meet, etc. Both portions were...More

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Higgzo, Owner at Papa J Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much, we really appreciated you choosing Papa J Tours.

Reviewed February 5, 2019 via mobile

We had a great time on our tour with this company. I dont remember there names but the were awesome and I will use them again

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Carolyn S
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

We had such a great experience on our stingray excursion. Troy and Dolce were very friendly and made sure we had a great time. Our 3 boys loved being able to swim with the stingrays and get a stingray massage. Would love to go back...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Josh H
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We booked a canoe trip ahead of our cruise. It turned out to be a private tour with just the four of us and the guide. We met on the beach, a short walk from the dock. We then met our guide and traveled to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dogsonic22
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Our family of 4 booked this snorkeling tour off our Caribbean cruise. My children had never snorkeled before and my daughter was very scared to get in the water. Erickson took her himself and led her through the water pointing out different fish and even...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Catherine H
January 29, 2019|
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Response from Higgzo | Property representative |
Hello yes we are able too.. we have our Captian and capable deck that would assist him.. we also have a comfortable catamaran as well. Thanks Dwight
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September 23, 2018|
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Response from Higgzo | Property representative |
Yes we do have a van with a wheel chair lift.. thanks
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