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Perfect sunset sail!

Thanks to Capt. Dave, junior and Eric for a fun, low-key relaxing sail at sunset at a great price... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2014
jpl1231
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Madison, NJ
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If you want your own personalized sailing, snorkeling and beach combing adventure Sun Charters does... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2014
Gersch13
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Newport Beach, California
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The S/V ATABEYRA is a 69', traditionally rigged trading schooner that retired from cargo service almost 20 years ago. The vessel traded for years between Hispaniola and the Turks & Caicos Islands carrying such commodities as rum , beer, produce, plants, building materials and even a few critters. The ship has been refit as a charter vessel and now stays close to home in the sheltered waters of Grace Bay and the Caicos Cays of Turks and Caicos Islands. The S/V ATABEYRA is the perfect platform for learning hands on operation of traditional sailing craft, for exploring the exquisite undersea world and many islands that surround us or just lounging on her spacious, shaded decks. No vessel in the TCI charter fleet is as large or as versatile. Sun Charters and the ATABEYRA crew offer our guests a unique opportunity to get real sailing experience aboard the last of the tropical trading schooners. Being a gaff-rigged vessel carrying two headsails, there are lots of lines to pull, many sails to tend, and the skipper will even be happy to let you take the helm. Feel the past come alive as we sail through the uninhabited chain of Caicos Cays the same way it was done hundreds of years ago. The Cays were once the lair of the infamous lady pirates Anne Bonny and Mary Reid, and the waters and surrounding islands remain basically untouched since that time. The Crew of the Good Ship Atabeyra are proud that she is overwhelmingly the boat the residents choose when recreating in the Caicos Cays.
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Reviewed August 8, 2014

Thanks to Capt. Dave, junior and Eric for a fun, low-key relaxing sail at sunset at a great price!! The crew is super friendly and relaxed. 2 glorious hours taking in the sunset and happy juice with some snacks. There were a few families and...More

Thank jpl1231
Reviewed August 1, 2014

If you want your own personalized sailing, snorkeling and beach combing adventure Sun Charters does a five star job. We were a group of 13, ranging in age's from 16 to 60, swimmers and non swimmer's, land lubber's and boater's and all had a great...More

Thank Gersch13
Reviewed July 5, 2014

A perfect evening, very enjoyable. The sunset cruise set out at 6pm in what seemed to be rough weather, but the exceptional crew made it very easy. We went along Grace Bay, nice scenery, couple of dolphins came alongside. Great hosts graciously offered rum punch,...More

Thank RMSS_Canada
Reviewed July 5, 2014

Sun Charters and Capt. David are the absolute best!! This is the 2nd time I have used them. :ast year, it was our family on a sunset cruise. there were 10 of us and ONLY us. It was great!! This year it was a 1/2...More

Thank Sttflygirl
Reviewed June 26, 2014

We did the half day snorkel and loved it. We went snorkeling, drank "happy juice", hung out on the prettiest beach we'd ever seen, then sailed back to the marina. I would highly recommend and will do again next time.

Thank Brent H
Reviewed June 24, 2014

Perfect day...perfect weather! Capt. Tibi and Junior made sure our snorkel, island beach jaunt, sand dollar hunt, and cruise were exceptional! The one of a kind ship, built by its owner, is clean. Junior kept the rum punch---really good stuff---flowing plentifully all day. Powdery white...More

1  Thank Chris W
Reviewed June 24, 2014

The trip was very nice. We did it a couple of hours after getting off the plane in Provo. The price is very reasonable compared to other glow wrom cruises. We kept getting offered compliementary rum punch. The rum punch was not very strong, but...More

Thank mapacho
Reviewed June 23, 2014

Just got back from a wonderful trip in Turks and Caicos. One of the highlights was our day trip on board the Atabeyra! We were a group of 6 couples traveling and had the boat to ourselves. The boat was beautiful. Snorkeling was fantastic off...More

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed June 16, 2014

This was the second year in a row we chartered the Atabeyra for the day. Eleven of us, ranging in age from 4 to 72, enjoyed sun, the beautiful sea, snorkeling, and sailing on the Atabeyra. Captain Tibby and Junior were awesome with our children,...More

Thank Nikki M
Reviewed June 1, 2014

I have been on the Atabeyra a number of times and it is always wonderful. Whether you are there to relax and enjoy the scenery, go snorkeling or party with friends you are guaranteed to have a good time. The guys working on the boat...More

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ChicagoSlots
August 13, 2017|
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Response from Kalik_Kalik | Property representative |
Sorry for the late reply...we don't monitor this one on a regular basis. Atabeyra has plenty of flotation for snorkelers. Check out the photos posted with reviews on this site. Cheers.
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Terri C
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5/13 and 5/14 for us. Check out website for details and to reserve space.
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tonyc61
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How many folks??
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