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Rising Son Cruises

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Hamilton, Bermuda
+1 441-236-1300
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USD 74.98*
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Catamaran Cruise with Snorkeling, Paddleboarding and Kayaking
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Rising Son II is Bermuda’s most popular award winning Sailing Catamaran. Independently owned and owner operated, our life’s work is dedicated to superior service and customer satisfaction, with fun and class. Our vessel is a custom built 60 Ft Simonis Sailing Catamaran with all the amenities on-board you could ever need for comfort and entertainment on the water. Bermuda-born and Licensed Captain Steve ‘Squid’ Smith and his crew are knowledgeable, entertaining and fully qualified to provide you with the perfect day on the water. We will meet as strangers, but walk away as friends with memories of your time aboard the Rising Son II. We offer regular join-in tours May through November and are available for Private Charter year round. Rising Son II is the perfect vessel for sailing and snorkeling, cocktail cruises, corporate events and getaways, wedding and birthday celebrations and so much more. Your time with us is special, and we are committed to ensuring your every need is met while you are on-board– without distraction. As such, our friends at Island Tour Centre handle all of our tour bookings and payments.
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Hamilton, Bermuda
+1 441-236-1300

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently visited Bermuda a board Celebrity Eclipse and took this Sunset Catamaran Cruise as on of the ship excursions offered. It was a white night themed cruise although this wias obligatory but most took part. We were met on the pier by the captain...More

Thank Patrick O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We we there at the end of October, and the excursion was great. It was lots of fun, the owner/crew were awesome - very personable, engaging and knowledgeable. We got to do snorkeling, go on paddle boards, lots of cheap and free rum swizzles! Over...More

Thank ianaulianova
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We took a trip on Oct. 4, 2017 on the Rising Son 2. It was the best adventure we took while in Bermuda. The weather started out rough, but turned out beautiful. The captain, Khalil, and his crew, Patty and Tony, went above and beyond...More

1  Thank Matt M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We chartered privately with Steve and his crew for an afternoon with our group of 25. They were wonderful hosts and great fun. Service included retrieving off the sea floor a cell phone thrown in water while snorkeling and Steve showing off his high dive...More

Thank Bob E
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

We were in Bermuda 20th through the 22nd on a Carnival Cruise. I booked the Rising Son morning tour so we would have afternoon to ourselves. The private cove was beautiful. Not a lot of fish but the tradeoff is the different areas you can...More

Thank HaydenWeirtonWV
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This was an amazing experience. It was a different way to experience the beauty of Bermuda. It was a beautiful day, the crew was awesome and provided some good laughs and learned some little pearls about Bermuda. Love that I got to paddleboard for my...More

Thank Heidi A
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Don't even think, just do it. Worth every penny. You get 3 hours of fun. We went in the 2pm trip and snorkeled, went paddle boarding, and kayaking. There is a bar on board and they play music as you hang out and swim. We...More

Thank Lindsay C
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Honestly had such a fun time. Weather was rough so we didn't get to go to the best snorkeling spot but that's okay. Captain squid and his team know how to have fun but also are clearly professionals. I would highly recommend this trip to...More

Thank Megan F
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

This was the perfect addition to our trip! Captain Steve was beyond knowledgeable, and just as fun as he was smart! This was a laid back excursion that could be as adventurous as you want it to be. We loved everything from the music, to...More

Thank Athene H
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I would give more than 5 stars if I could!! This snorkel trip exceeded my expectations! When compared to the one we did in the Bahamas, this one by far surpassed it! The crew was AWESOME and extremely friendly and knowledgeable. The laid back atmosphere...More

Thank Kim V
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30 May 2017|
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Response from RisingSonII | Property representative |
Good Evening, We do have kayaks and other water toys available on the boat for everyone to use but if you are looking specifically for a guided kayak tour we would highly recommend Fantasea Dive& Water Sports. You can book... More
14 May 2017|
Response from RisingSonII | Property representative |
Good Day, thank you for our interest in Rising Son, this is absolutely a family friendly tour. We welcome people from all ages and ensure that they have appropriate equipment as well as safety. We look forward to having... More
Michael E
12 March 2017|
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Response from Nanzcat51 | Reviewed this property |
We had 80 when we went on May 18th