Grand Cayman Stingray City is one of the most exciting ways to experience the beauty and adventure of the Caribbean.
Both visitors and Cayman Islands locals consider it a must-see when exploring this island paradise. Each of these marine life excursions allows for plenty of photo ops so visitors can capture memories to last a lifetime.
A professional snorkel guide will help ensure each guest has an unforgettable time spent swimming with the stingrays and taking in the enthralling beauty of the Caribbean. Some say kissing a stingray provides seven years of good luck, so why not put this theory to the test on your next Cayman Islands vacation?
No matter your age or skill level, there are lots of ways to experience Stingray City:
Say Good Morning to the Rays
Early birds will love the Dawn Stingrays Tour, where you’ll get to interact with stingrays at first light at Stingray City Sandbar and also snorkel a beautiful coral reef. If you prefer to start your ocean adventure a little later in the day, Breakfast with the Rays is a unique and laid-back morning excursion. You’ll start your day getting up close to friendly stingrays then savor a delicious breakfast with fellow divers on your luxury sailing catamaran. Snack on delicious treats like breakfast rolls, pastries, fruit, breakfast sandwiches, coffee, tea, and fresh fruit juices while you admire the early morning light reflecting off the sparkling ocean waves. Book Tour
Snorkeling and Boating Adventures
Combine your stingray excursion at Grand Cayman Stingray City with the thrills of snorkeling or a float on your own private charter or catamaran. One of the best ways to see more stingrays is to stick to shallow water. Head to the island’s North Sound for the Stingray Sandbar Tour. Divers and non-divers alike will enjoy this dynamic underwater encounter. Reserve your own private charter for a four-hour snorkel adventure where your group will explore Stingray City and Starfish Point and make stops at Kaibo Beach Bar or Rum Point. You’ll relax on a climate-controlled Everglades 435CC as part of this fun-filled tour. Soak up the sun in the open air or rest in the luxurious interior of this sleek yet functional boat. Book Tour
Private Catamaran Stingray Adventure
If you’re looking for a larger boat on which your family and friends can spread out and relax, the Private Catamaran Stingray Adventure may be the excursion for you. The catamaran’s large platform is perfect for scuba diving, and the boat’s solid swim ladder makes getting in and out of the water easy for every guest. The built-in trampoline is a great place to relax as you sail back to shore. As part of this exciting tour, you can choose to stop at Grand Cayman Stingray City, world-class snorkeling stops, Starfish Point, and Kaibo Beach Restaurant. This exclusive excursion lets you swim with the rays, get up close to colorful starfish on a shallow, secluded beach, and enjoy a delicious lunch by the water. Book Tour
End the Day with the Rays
One of the most memorable ways to end a day in Grand Cayman is to spend it with the stingrays on the Champagne Stingrays Tour. Late afternoons see fewer crowds out on the water and guarantee a more relaxed encounter with these fascinating sea creatures. On the boat ride home, you’ll enjoy a glass of champagne while taking in a gorgeous sunset over the water. Book Tour