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Massachusetts Maritime Academy - Sea Term Excursions Marine Operations - Sea Term Excursions
CHARLOTTE, AMALIE (USVI) SAT 1/24 & SUN 1/25
Kayak, Hike, & Snorkel Adventure
  • $75 USD
  • Travel Time: 20 minutes
  • Activity Time: 3 Hours
  • Muster Time: 0805
  • Estimated Return Time: 0930-1300
A unique, multi-eco experience awaits you. Kayak among the many small islands of the Inner Mangrove lagoon. Stop and learn why the Mangrove Ecosystem plays a crucial role in maintaining healthy offshore coral reefs, reef fish populations, and shoreline stabilization. Hike the pristine, deserted 15 acre island of Cas Cay, in the Virgin Islands Park System. Explore the mangrove forest and observe hermit crabs. Enjoy many breathtaking views from coral and shell beaches, at the base of volcanic cliffs and marine tidal pools, complete with a rare geologic blow hole. Snorkel a coral-fringed mangrove nursery with easy beach entry snorkel in the clear protected waters. Guides offer snorkeling instruction, point out the marine life and interpret the diverse mangrove ecosystem.


SAN JUAN,PR( USA) FRI 1/30, sat 1/31, Sun 2/1 & MON 2/2
Horseback Riding In the Rainforest
  • $90 USD
  • Travel Time: 30 minutes
  • Activity Time: 3 Hours
  • Muster Time: 0900
  • Estimated Return Time: 1300
Long pants are required. There is a stop made mid-ride at a location suitable for swimming. Refreshment consisting of soft drinks, water can be made available for an additional fee of $5.50 per person. Bilingual guides accompany every group on the trail ride through the lush tropical foothills of the El Yunque Rainforest, along the banks of the Mameyes River, into the very heart of the legendary Puerto Rican countryside. You'll love the gentle, but spirited, Paso Fino horses featured at Hacienda Carabali, stables.


Zip Line Adventure
  • $100 USD
  • Travel Time: 30 minutes
  • Activity Time: 3 Hours
  • Muster Time: 0900
The ultimate experience is the pairing of Zip line technology with the beautiful ecosystem created by our island. Your adventure will begin with a scenic ride to the Zip line Adventure home base. For those interested in experiencing the adrenaline rush of zipping through one of our most beautiful sites, your wish is the Zip line Adventure's command! Upon arrival at the site, you will be given your safety briefing and outfitted with safety gear that will include your harness system for use on the tour, helmets and gloves. Your tour takes you over eight platforms each manned by our experienced guides. You will enjoy beautiful views of our island as well as be informed on the geological formations, which will become apparent. Requirements: Enclosed and comfortable footwear is required for this tour (sneakers),Ladies are not allowed to wear skirts or dresses, Maximum weight limit: 250 lbs. (must be able to fit into harness).


Catamaran Adventure
  • $145 USD
  • Travel Time: 30 minutes
  • Activity Time: 6 Hour
  • Muster Time: 0730
  • Estimated Return Time: 1600
You will leave your rack aboard the Kennedy and head out towards the eastern tip of the island. At one of Puerto Rico's beautiful private marinas you will board a catamaran and set sail for a tranquil uninhabited isle for a day of relaxation and fun. The sail is a leisurely one that takes approximately 45 minutes. While relaxing aboard, you will have some spectacular views of Palomino and Palominito islands, as well as other small islands and the Cabezas de San Juan lighthouse. Once the boat has landed on the beach, you can beach comb, collect shells, swim and snorkel in the crystal clear water, which stays at 80 degrees or warmer throughout the year.

Fort Lauderdale, FL (USA) sat 2/14 & sun 2/15
SUN 2/15 FL Panthers vs St. Louis Blues Hockey Game
  • $60 USD
  • Travel Time: 50 minutes
  • Game Time: 1900
  • Muster Time: 1600
  • Estimated Return Time: 2200-2240
Get ready for the NHL game experience of your life. You will begin by loading the Official FL Panthers Fan Bus to the game and precede to your Sky Club Box seats. You will then be treated to all you can eat and drink (beer, wine and soda included) .

last updated 11-3-2014 by enovak@maritime.edu