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Address: Gustavia, St. Barthelemy
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Not much more than what you would get at Disney World. While this is a free moving submersible it is only partly submerged. We were fortunate to go when there were only five... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Roy F
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Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
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Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Not much more than what you would get at Disney World. While this is a free moving submersible it is only partly submerged. We were fortunate to go when there were only five people on board. Space is Tight and it would be quite tight if it was full. Pretty pedestrian trip. You see some fish although not very well... More 

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Foley, Alabama
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215 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is advertised as a submarine tour but it is misleading. The boat stays on the surface the entire time and is essentially a glass bottom boat tour. We did see several turtles and lots of reef fish but little else. The entire tour was an hour or less but enjoyable if you have never seen fish swimming around a... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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80 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

We'll run operation with friendly staff. The vessel seems clean and tight. You basically go to three sites. A nearby reef with a few fish, a ship wreck where they chum the fish to the boat and an area where the turtles hang out. Did see around 10 turtles and a few small fish. The shipwreck was the highlight of... More 

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Thank GoesBoom
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

This was our first stop on our first ever cruise and I was excited about our first excursion. I'm afraid it left me feeling a bit underwhelmed. Cramped, on a tiny seat with almost no legroom, inside the sub we set off. The small porthole windows had a film over them and were a bit scratched and making it difficult... More 

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2 Thank Cathi J
Scotland, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2015

Unfortunately we had a trip with little visibility the luck of the draw I suppose. The trip for me failed because of the staff. The lady who was in charge of our trip was rude and had a very abrasive manner, something which needs to be addressed. Irene Stewart

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Thank Blackangus1948
Vancouver
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702 reviews
548 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2014

We enjoyed an hour's ride in the yellow submarine around the bay in Gustavia, St. Bart's early one morning. We booked this tour for convenience through our cruise ship, but there is a booth right on the dock where anyone can book a ride directly with the owners. After we boarded the submarine we climbed down a steep ladder to... More 

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2013

We had a confirmed booking for 11.00, but when we arrived we were told that there would be no space for the 2 of us, as priority was given to the people who had booked the trip directly through the cruise ship that lay in the bay, and that we should return at 12.00 as there would then be plenty... More 

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Caledon
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51 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013

"Eastbaydave"s description of this excursion is accurate however as a person with a physical disability my current range of "adventure" activities is limited.I read the reviews on Trip Advisor and looked at the photos.I had pretty well decided this was out of the question as the viewing area was accessed via a swim ladder.I am unable to walk so a... More 

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Antibes, France
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111 reviews
41 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2012

The Yellow Submarine is a great way of exploring the underwater marine park of St Barthélémy that was founded several years ago! Since it was founded, apparently the marine life has come back - and indeed marine life there is! While going above the wreck you see plenty of Caribbean colored fish, then along the reef, reefsharks were spotted! And... More 

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east bay
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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2011

The Yellow Submarine offers an underwater view of sealife, rocks, and a shipwreck at the mouth of Gustavia Harbor. The Yellow Submarine is a yellow boat, but it is not a submarine. It has two decks, one deck above the waterline, and a second deck below the waterline. The underwater deck has windows that enable customers to view scenery in... More 

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