Rhone National Marine Park, Road Town

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#7 of 17 in Parks in Tortola
The first and only marine national park in the British Virgin Islands, Rhone National Marine Park represents a major opportunity for scuba divers. The park centers around the wreck of the HMS Rhone, a mail ship that sunk during a hurricane in 1867. Abundant marine life, historical interest, and several intact sections of the ship make diving here a memorable experience. Several diving operators run daily excursions to the park, letting you snorkel or plunge deep below the surface. Look for the "lucky porthole" whose glass survived the shipwreck intact. With our online itinerary creator, Road Town attractions like Rhone National Marine Park can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • With 60-70 ft visibility and the stern approximately 12-15 ft below the surface it's a perfect dive and snorkeling spot. Easy free dive to touch the stern (if you so desire) but can easily make out th...  more »
  • Such a beautiful place! The Diving and Snorkeling here are amazing and easy. A great day stop on our recent bareboat charter.  more »
  • Your heart will beat faster. Experience must be done. My only regret is to not bring a camera to capture this beautiful historic wreck.  more »
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