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Kuralu Private Catamaran Charters

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Address: Soper's Hole Marina - West End, Road Town VG1110, Tortola
Phone Number: +1 284-495-4381
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Kuralu is a 50’ Catamaran offering the best daysail trips in the BVI to...

Kuralu is a 50’ Catamaran offering the best daysail trips in the BVI to stunning islands and beautiful snorkeling spots. Sail in complete comfort to Sandy Spit, White Bay at Jost Van Dyke, the Indians and Caves at Norman Island. Snorkeling equipment, open bar and a gourmet lunch is included. No overcrowding and private groups a specialty. Safe for children, plenty of shade and a freshwater shower. Voted number 1 for a reason!

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Wonderful Sailing and Beach

The catamaran tour to Jost Van Dyke and the stop at the Sandy Pit on the way there were wonderful. The captain and the boat were very nice. As an added benefit the Captain's... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Summit, New Jersey
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Summit, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The catamaran tour to Jost Van Dyke and the stop at the Sandy Pit on the way there were wonderful. The captain and the boat were very nice. As an added benefit the Captain's daughter was there and our daughter got to play with her and they had lots of fun. The scenery to and from Jost Van Dyke and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I contacted Gary with Kuralu Private Catamaran Charters prior to leaving on our cruise. My husband and I were looking to get away from the "masses" of the cruise ship and I'm so happy we decided to go with this company. Captain Paul and First Mate Kate took 10 guests out to Norman Island for snorkeling and some beach time.... More 

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Concord, North Carolina
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this trip after reading many reviews on Tripadvisor. My family of 5 (kids ages 17, 14, and 11) was in Tortola for the day on the Disney Fantasy. From the moment we booked with Gary to the end of the day when we left the catamaran, the whole experience was wonderful. Dee and Kate were our captains and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a couple of months in the BVI my parents came to visit and we booked a day sail with Kuralu. We went to Sandy Spit and Jost Van Dyke, I was feeling quite anxious as I never took my toddlers on a boat before and we all know how challenging they can be at times. Gary and Kate made... More 

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Butler, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sixteen of us sailed the NCL Escape on the Oct 29th sailing. We had 4 families booked this trip through email. Everything was seamless. The crew Dee and Kate (all girls) ROCKED it! The boat was clean, and the views were spectacular! The whole day was amazing. We got to pick were we snorkeled and saw some cool stuff, but... More 

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gaza2810, Owner at Kuralu Private Catamaran Charters, responded to this review

Thanks again for sailing with us and we hope to see you back in the BVI someday. More 

Saint Augustine Beach, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

I believe a recount is necessary. 3 adult well somewhat adults came off the Escape and went out with Captain Dee and Katie. To say these 2 women were terrific is so much an understatement. It was a terrific trip and these 2 made it even better. If I owned a competing business on Tortola I would steal these 2... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I went on a shared day trip to Norman Island and was extremely impressed with Dee and Kate's professionalism dealing with adults and children taking safety into consideration with a good briefing prior to setting sail. Both Dee and Kate had great knowledge of the islands and shared a lot of information about the islands history. I sailed on the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Although we ultimately did not sail with Gary I just wanted to point out that it was very easy and straight-forward communicating with Gary about possibly sailing with him. He always promptly answered all emails in a most professional manner. If the sail trips with Gary are anything like our experience before hand, I greatly recommend sailing with Gary.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

We booked with Gary @ Kuralu for a Catamaran Snorkeling trip for 18 of my family members. At first it was through email but then Gary gave me his cell # - sorry Gary - but I was able to call and ask questions. I was nervous since I made all the arrangements - and I would be to blame... More 

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Cincinnati, OH
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We chartered with Kuralu while in port on a cruise. It was an amazing afternoon. Captain Gary arranged our transportation to and from the dock, and it all went very smoothly and timely. We visited two islands and were able to play on the beach and in the ocean for a few hours. We tried snorkeling for the first time... More 

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