St. John: Sailing Charters & Excursions

Going on a charter is often the highlight of vacations to St. John. Enjoy the wonderful weather, beautiful waters and the service of professional and knowledgeable captains and crew. Sail or motor into quiet coves, snorkel at beautiful reefs and just bask in the delightfully warm sun and tropical breezes. Or take a sunset sail and enjoy the tranquil beauty and romance of Caribbean evenings. Many charter boats are 6-packs, holding a maximum of 6 passengers. There are larger boats that can accommodate groups. Charters are available in ½ day trips, full day, sunset sails, dinner cruises and also overnight trips or Term Charters. Prices range from about $50 to $150 a person depending on charter and length of charter. Amenities vary but might include open bar, lunch, snorkel gear, floats and other water toys. Visit the featured charters below!

  • Cimarron Yacht Charters

    One of the most beautiful sailing vessels available for charter in the Virgin Islands. Join Coast Guard Licensed Master Captain Rick Smith aboard his one-of-a-kind classic wooden yawl for the best day of your vacation. Snorkel hidden reefs, take the helm and sail, or relax and enjoy. Every trip is customized. At 43' Cimarron offers ample space to stretch out. Snorkel Gear and Open Bar is included on every trip. Offerings include half-day and full-day snorkel trips, Full-day Jost Van Dyke / Soggy Dollar Bar, Overnight trips and more. Cimarron can comfortably accommodate groups of up to 12. Book Today!

  • Goddess Athena

    Join us for unique adventures aboard our stunning, one-of-a-kind pirate ship! Queen of the Fleet for over 40 years, her 84 feet of classic lines make Goddess Athena a sight to behold. Friendly, knowledgeable crew, wonderful food and drinks, and sailing/snorkeling excursions tailored to your tastes will provide memories to last a lifetime. We invite you to experience the magic of sailing as only the pirates of the Caribbean knew. Our record 100% guest satisfaction speaks volumes. Join us today aboard the Goddess! Cannons by Request. Busty Wenches by Appointment Only. Sailing from Cruz Bay, St John.

  • Scubadu

    Scubadu is a 40 by 25 foot luxury Catamaran, specializing in private day, sunset, and/or dinner sailing excursions. Leave the crowds behind as you explore the beautiful waters, islands, and beaches of the U.S. Virgin Islands. We sail to beautiful snorkel and swimming spots you can't get to by car. Scubadu departs from Cruz Bay, St. John or Red Hook, St. Thomas. Because we only do private charters for a maximum of 12 people, we can customize your trip to your groups' needs. We provide the Captain, first mate, delicious food, beverages, snorkel gear, and fresh water showers. All you need to bring are towels and non-spray sunscreen.

  • Cruz Bay Watersports, "Island Spirit"

  • Cruz Bay Watersports, "Island Spirit"

    This yacht is professionally crewed and able to entertain weddings, private charters and groups to 70 passengers. Experience the comfort and amenities aboard the 60 foot sailing catamaran "Island Spirit". The vessel is unique featuring a "water slide", large U shaped bar for beverage/food service, upholstered seating in sun and shaded areas, boarding ladders for beach landings, warm fresh water showers and stereo throughout the vessel. Three trips a week to Foxy's & Soggy Dollar Bar, half day snorkel sail & sunset sails. Available for half day, full day, sunset sails, weddings, and private charters. Island Spirit departs from Westin Resort St. John, and is available for inspection on request.

  • Catania Yacht Charters

    Come Sailing with Catania Yacht Charters: excursions in the USVI and BVI, specializing in small groups of up to 6 guests. Catania is a traditional 80 year old sloop with a legacy of spending over 30 years circumnavigating the globe. Be pampered on an unforgettable excursion of a lifetime. Captain Ocean will enthrall you with the history of the Virgin Islands and stories of his around the world voyage. Discover pristine white sand beaches and enchanting hidden coves. Experience an underwater world full of spectacular marine life. Enjoy refreshments from our open bar. Full day, half day, and sunset sails available.

St. John offers rest, relaxation and an adequate amount of sporting activities. Plan the activities you would like to do most and have a great vacation!

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