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Captain Marvin's

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1114 West Bay Road, George Town KY1-1200, Grand Cayman
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Stingray City Experience Plus One Snorkeling Stop
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US$84.37*
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Stingray City and Snorkel Tour With Lunch
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Stingray City Experience Plus Two Snorkeling Stops
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With over 60 years in business, Captain Marvin's Watersports is the founder and original stingray friendly company on the island. We are delighted to show you the wonders of Stingray City, as well as beautiful coral formations, colorful fish and sea life with our world-famous crew helping you all the way. Experience the tour of a lifetime--there is no other place on earth like Stingray City! Come on aboard and see our clear blue water, exotic fish, stingrays and experience for yourself some old-fashioned Caymanian hospitality.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“stop tour” (107 reviews)
“stingray city” (739 reviews)
“coral gardens” (139 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1114 West Bay Road, George Town KY1-1200, Grand Cayman
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"stop tour"
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"stingray city"
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"coral gardens"
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"fish"
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"snorkeling stops"
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"barrier reef"
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"grand cayman"
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"second stop"
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"fruit punch"
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"feed the stingrays"
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"take pictures"
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"sting ray"
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"great trip"
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"crew members"
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Reviewed today

We had three stops on our tour --- Sting Ray City, Star Fish Point, and the Cayman Caverns. All three stops were a lot of fun. The caverns are a relatively new attraction (maybe a couple years old) and were pretty cool. There is some...More

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Reviewed today

What a great time! We did the stingray and one snorkel stop with the Captain and his crew and had the best time ever! The crew was very helpful, friendly and informative, provided cool drinks and subtle humor, and took great care of all of...More

Thank Virginia G
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Reviewed today via mobile

Had a great experience with Captain Marvin’s tours. We were here over 25 years ago and took their tour then... same awesome customer service and experience. We will always use them when we come back!!!

Thank C S
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Reviewed yesterday

I was very thankful Captain Marvin's had a tour to get us to Stingray City (with one snorkel stop) as our ship got in very late in the morning. The 4 start rating is solely in regards to the lack of space to wait for...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We did the three-stop, no lunch, morning departure. Everything went smoothly (it was easy to find the starting point, and they put us into the van fairly quickly). Stingray City was crowded with boats, and the stingrays were very tame (and well-fed). We all got...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great excursion with Captain Marvin’s to Stingray City and snorkeling at two spots. The staff on board were friendly and helpful. Our captain was Rollie (sorry about spelling) and Leo was also on board. We went in the afternoon, which if you...More

Thank mkd_texas
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing stingray city experience! These guys were top notch all the way. Really nice boat, informative and friendly guides, water & snacks on board, even a fresh water rinse off on the boat at the end. Lots of interaction with the rays. I would recommend...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Cruise ship stop at Grand Cayman islands. Had some difficulty finding where I was suppose to go as I asked everyone at the port selling tours. Luckily, there was only 24 people on a boat that held 75. Saw HUGE rays at Stingray city. Granted...More

Thank bevplay
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I took the sting ray tour with the two reef snorkeling areas. We enjoyed the experience and the crew was awesome! Had a great and enjoyable time with this company.

Thank Mike J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I did the 2 stop tour with my 8 & 12 year old and had a fantastic time. I am so glad I booked independently and not through my cruise ship. The boat was nice and not crowded like the other ones...More

Thank Erin W
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Susan L
12 March 2018|
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Response from Keith M | Reviewed this property |
Ours was not a catamaran, it was a v Hull. You got off and on via ladder on the back of the boat. The boat ride was smooth both directions. The water at stingray city is very shallow, maybe 3 feet. At the second reef they... More
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sjvberg
9 March 2018|
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Response from Tony G | Property representative |
Hi, Yes it will be perfectly fine to bring a modestly sized cooler along with you!
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vsteck
23 February 2018|
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Response from Lori W | Reviewed this property |
If you mean things from the water, you are not allowed. But if you are just looking for souvenirs to bring home there are plenty of shops at the cruise terminal and down the block.
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