Beginner Rock Climbing Adventure Tour

Outdoor Activities in US Virgin Islands

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Want to try rock climbing? This St. Thomas shore excursion is perfect for those looking for their first climbing experience or for those who have climbed indoors and want to transition to climbing in the great outdoors.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: St. Thomas Adventure Tours, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin IslandsLooking to knock off outdoor rock climbing from your bucket list? Look no further! This outdoor rock climbing shore excursion is perfect for a first time climber. No experience (indoor or outdoor), partner, gear or equipment is needed. Experience awe inspiring views and the exhilaration of rock climbing during your visit to St. Thomas! Hike along a short trail to a beautiful and unique beach comprised of large rocks. Climb your way along the beach and through a small cave to reach the climbing routes. Your guide will teach you about native plants, wildlife and history during this fun outdoor adventure! A snack, bottled water, full instruction and guidance is provided. Use of harness, helmet, climbing shoes and all needed equipment is also included. We are close to both St. Thomas cruise ship ports. A taxi from either port will cost $6 per person or less (there is a taxi stand at both ship ports). Tour departure location: The main entrance of Lindbergh Bay Beach, just to the left of the white building (Walkers by the Sea Restaurant). This tour includes pick up and drop off at major hotels on St. Thomas. The departure time from hotels depends on the location of your hotel. Transportation from the hotel must be pre-arranged with the tour operator at least 24 hours before the start time of your tour. ALTERNATE START TIMES: Please call to inquire if needed to accommodate your ship's schedule. BEFORE YOU BOOK Minimum 2 guests required for booking. Gratuity is suggested for all groups. Mandatory 15% gratuity is due in cash on the day of the tour for groups of 5 or more. Age limit: Minimum age to participate is 13 years old. Minors must be accompanied by an adult and require a parent or guardian present to sign a consent form. Cruise ship guests: This tour is not available for cruise ship passengers who arrive on ships that are anchored with tender service (your ship must come to the dock).Physical condition: Participants must be fit, physically active, have good endurance, good balance and coordination, be able to walk and climb over uneven terrain and be able to move at a moderate pace.Medical conditions: You cannot participate if you are aqua-phobic, claustrophobic (we climb through a small cave), acro-phobic (fear of heights), suffer cardiac condition, are subject to epileptic seizures, have a weakness or medical problems with your legs or arms, are hearing impaired or suffer from vertigo. If you have limited mobility, you should not take part. If you have back, neck, joint or muscular problems, you should carefully consider whether or not to participate. Size restrictions: All participants must meet the following size restrictions: Maximum head circumference: 24 ". Min. waist circumference: 24 ". Max. waist circumference: 39 ". Min. thigh circumference: 17 ". Max. thigh circumference: 26". After you book: You are required to contact the tour provider to provide your shoes size (with gender). Note: Climbing shoes are provided in the following standard sizes only: Men's 6-13 and Women's 5-11. If you are not within these sizes or need to wear a shoe for an extra wide foot, please wear your own shoes for climbing. We suggest either a shoe made for climbing or a low profile sneaker so they are good for slotting into footholds on the rock (bulky shoes are not recommended).Duration: 3 hours

What’s included

  • Pick up and drop off at major hotels on St. Thomas
  • Helmet, harness, climbing shoes
  • All needed equipment
  • Climbing instruction
  • Bottled water and a light snack
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - St. Thomas Adventure Tours

What’s not included

  • Gratuity is not included, but recommended (automatic 15% gratuity is due upon arrival for groups of 5 or more)
  • This tour is not available for ships with tender service (this is when a ship is anchored and not on the dock and the ship has small boats that bring guests to the shore)
  • Pick up and drop off at cruise ship ports