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Lion In Da Sun

St. John
+1 340-626-4783
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Great Family Boating!

Our family had the pleasure of spending 2 days on the water with Captain Rick. He was knowledgable... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Niki M
St. Augustine, Florida
Great day of boating!

Thank you Captain Rick for making our day on the water unforgettable. He said the boat was ours... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sara T
Winter Haven, Florida
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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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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our family had the pleasure of spending 2 days on the water with Captain Rick. He was knowledgable about the area (showed us every bay and hidden gem on our way to that days destination), full of history, took photos of our family's fun excursions...More

Thank Niki M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Thank you Captain Rick for making our day on the water unforgettable. He said the boat was ours for the day and we enjoyed every minute. The day was very enjoyable, no stress, we learned a lot more about the islands and Captain Rick accommodated...More

Thank Sara T
Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother suggested Lion In Da Sun after 3 previous great trips on this boat. Captain Rick was excellent!!! He was on-time, polite, informative, funny and a great photographer. The boat was great but Captain Rick made the trip perfect. He started out telling us...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out with Captain Rick had a excellent day. This was our fourth trip with Lion In Da Sun but our first with Rick. He was very knowledgeable about the Islands and we saw things we hadn't seen before. Highly recommend Lion in Da Sun!

Thank Z3982EFjamesg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I planned a boat trip for my daughter's graduation and we had a great day with Rick on the water! He was very knowledgable and very friendly. He was also very accommodating to our group as we were able to get in a bunch of...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a day trip for my family. Craig was an awesome captain with lots of knowledge of the areas and kept my two teen children engaged and they have called it their "best boat trip" so far. I booked it with Rick and everything was...More

Thank rcphx101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I chartered the Scout 1 with Capt. Craig and it was the best day of our trip. We wanted to go to BVI but accidentally left our passports at our villa. Capt Craig said no worries and told us he had plenty...More

Thank Margot W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Rick was informative to explain the BVi, Took us to some amazing spots to snorkel, and the boat was perfect for our trip. Would give this trip 2 thumbs up! Thank captain Rick, we will look you up when we return to the island

Thank Melanie G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Literally just got back from our day on the water! Amazing, Captain Rick was very impressive with his knowledge, fun facts and BS! We told him in somewhat vague ideas we had for a good day on the water. We were able to design everything...More

Thank shopmel
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Captain Craig was a great tour guide. Everything was seamless throughout the day, even going through customs on BVI. All of the bars and restaurants that he took us to were excellent. I would highly recommend him! (We were a family of 6 adults)

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What were the daily or multiway charter rates? I've been looking around but can't seem to find any published rates online. Can anyone give me an estimate? Thanks!
18 April 2015|
Response from lionindasun | Property representative |
Yes, the 28 ft Scout boat is $675 plus fuel. The fuel is usually about $95 and $140 Our 26ft Twin Vee power catamaran is just $575 plus fuel. The Twin Vee also uses less fuel, often it is around $65 and comes with a $100... More