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Coral World Ocean Park

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6450 Coki Pt, Smith Bay 00802-1805, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-1555
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USD 20.00*
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Coral World Ocean Park General Admission Ticket
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USD 42.00*
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Semi-Submarine Cruise at Coral World Ocean Park in St Thomas
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USD 59.99*
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Turtle Encounter at Coral World Ocean Park in St Thomas
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Voted top attraction in the V.I. Get up close and personal with the beauty and magic of Caribbean marine life in a stunning setting. View life on a coral reef from the unique Undersea Observatory. Pet a shark, hand feed a stingray or a rainbow lorikeet! Add-ons Sea Lion Swim or Encounter, Snuba Dive, Sea Trek Helmet Dive, Shark and Turtle Encounters, Nautilus Semi-Sub, Open daily in season 9 am - 4 pm. Off season hours (May to October) vary.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sea lions” (389 reviews)
“sea trek” (267 reviews)
“coral world” (777 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6450 Coki Pt, Smith Bay 00802-1805, St. Thomas
+1 340-775-1555
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ocean is the live aquarium. You enter the round windowed enclosure go down to the ocean floor there is the aquarium. If you don't see what you like just wait a diver will enter the water and feed the marine life so you have...More

Thank Glenda C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

St. Thomas was the first stop on our cruise and I didn't want to book an excursion through the ship so we went out on our own, and it worked out perfectly! After a scenic taxi ride from cruise terminal, we had about a two...More

Thank Mom_from_Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved Coral world! My son did the sea trek and loved it. Great experience for him. Alot to do for a small aquarium. Great atmosphere and Coki beach is right next door so you don't have to travel very far for a day outing. I...More

Thank tonyah454
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although you can not book a VIP experience for a 5 and 7 year old it was a great way to get close to sting rays (kids were able to feed them) , they had a keeper talk with trainers of the sea lion and...More

Thank natalieengineer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coral World is small but has great displays. Our grandchildren and children swam with the sea lions and loved the experience. The "touch the dear creature" display was amazing as well as the views into the reef around Coral World. It was not crowded- we...More

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Thank madhank
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So...today I checked something off f my bucket list. Swimming with a massive beast. I was so comfortable and at peace in the pool with remo. He moved effortlessly about between the swimmers and did multiple trips. You get pics after, and looking at the...More

Thank Hakeem R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family ranges in age from 4 to 81 and we all found something at Coral World to interest us. One granddaughter claims it was her favorite activity of the week long cruise and other activities. We were amazed by the trained sea lion and...More

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Thank Evelyn G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Coral World via a Disney cruise excursion. I think this place is good for very young kids (6yrs and younger). It's quite small and has everything a local aquarium would have. The highlight might be those wild iguanas who roam around the property...More

Thank nicole808858
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The access road is under repair, but the roadside shanties make it feel like the third world country it is. The park is in need of serious repairs. The underwater views from the observatory are extraordinary, but the structure looks every bit its age. Staff...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our extended family, ages 7-77, visited in August. A few of the teens did the Turtle Experience, a few did the Helmet walk and the rest just toured the grounds. We also spoke with someone that did the Seal swim. Everyone loved it. We found...More

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4 September 2017|
Response from tmcmex | Reviewed this property |
My trek was at 3pm and I thought it was great! I don't have experience with different times though so I really can't say what time would be best! As for venturing away from the group, I ended up being the only one on my tour... More
25 June 2017|
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Response from Marketing D | Property representative |
Yes you can have a GoPro in the park. If you participate in the Sea Lion activities you will be asked to leave it with your things.
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25 April 2017|
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Response from Mickey Z | Reviewed this property |
We didn't do the extras that required more money like the Sea Trek Dive, but others already answered that part of the question. We ate there, and the food was good enough -- mostly of the fast food variety and pretty... More