Private Boat Excursions

These excursions can be done on their own or combined to create an enjoyable experience while visiting the US Virgin Islands


If you are looking for things to do in St Thomas or Things to do in St. John, look no further. Be it visiting by cruise ship or staying on island, Peanut Gallery runs exciting St. Thomas snorkeling trips & St. John snorkeling trips throughout the US Virgin Islands. From the new, never snorkeled before to expert snorkelers there’s something for everyone in the US Virgin Islands.

Turtle Cove, Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge - "Shipwrecked Cove" - Capella - Swim with Sea Turtles

Many of our guests that come for a US Virgin Islands snorkel trip like to venture out to beautiful Buck Island National Wildlife Refuge home to Turtle Cove, “Shipwreck Cove” and Capella. Depending on the site you choose, snorkelers can swim with graceful sea turtles in their natural environment, view a shipwreck, breathtaking underwater gardens of coral and colorful fish Resident sea turtles, rays, octopuses, moray eels and a variety of colorful fish and a shipwreck are all found out at Buck Island. I With your trusty mask, snorkel and fins you can float on the surface of the water and admire the marine life that flourishes below.

Honeymoon Beach, Water Island

Honeymoon Beach, Water Island is consistently rated as one of the best beaches in St. Thomas and the US Virgin Islands.  Our Honeymoon Beach tour/excursion leaves from Crown Bay Marina, the cruise ship docks or Downtown, St. Thomas and we will take you by boat to Honeymoon Beach.  Once we arrive, you can relax on the beach and take in the sights or you can cool off in the gradually deepening water. This makes it perfect for children, since the water is usually calm.  Snorkel with graceful sea turtles and colorful fish in their natural habitat.  There are also two restaurants, Heidi’s Honeymoon Grill and Dinghy’s Beach Bar for food and drinks.

St. John - Island Hopping, Snorkeling, Beaches, National Park

We offer excursions that will take you to visit St. John and the surrounding US Virgin Islands.  Depending on the conditions you, our excursions will visit some of the best beaches and snorkeling in the US Virgin Islands.  While cruising to your destination, you may pass Trunk Bay, Caneel Bay, Cinnamon Bay, Maho Bay and the BVI.  Whether you are into snorkeling, sightseeing, island hopping, hiking in the national park or relaxing on a beach, our private boat excursion has something for everyone.  Don’t forget about shopping and lunch in Cruz Bay, St.John.  We conveniently depart from the cruise ship docks, Crown Bay Marina or Downtown, Charlotte Amalie or Cruze Bay, St. John.  The US Virgin Islands water conditions provide excellent visibility, fairly consistent water temperatures of 79-83 degrees and year-round enjoyment.  St. Thomas and the surrounding islands have rocky coastlines, near shore reefs, offshore cays and sunken items like ships and airplanes provide plentiful and majestic snorkeling opportunities.  St. Thomas & St John are perfect for snorkelers looking for their next adventure.  Visitors can experience the best that St. Thomas & St. John have to offer. Let us take you on an amazing day trip exploring the best of the US Virgin Islands.

Harbor Tour - Charlotte Amalie - Hassell Island - Water Island

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas’s beautiful natural harbor welcomed the first settlers to the island and now you can explore the islands and coastline that call the harbor home.  Our harbor tour will slowly take you around the harbor where you will see the cruise ships berthed in Havensite, pass mega yachts in Yacht Haven Grande Marina and the various historical buildings that make up the waterfront.  The waterfront was once dotted with piers that serviced the many warehouses, for the trading ships, that make up the shops of downtown today.  Cruise over to Hassell Island and you will see many ruins that dot the coast line. There is Fort Willoughby that overlooks Marriott Frenchman’s Reef and the harbor.  One will also see remnants of a coaling station, a shipyard, warehouses and other relics of the past.  Water Island the newest US Virgin Island, is located 1/4 mile from St. Thomas.  This 500 acre island is home to Honeymoon Beach, consistently rated a top beach in St. Thomas.

To Book Your Cruise Ship Excursion, Call Peanut Gallery