Sandy Cay, British Virgin Islands

4.8
#15 of 19 in Beaches in British Virgin Islands
If you’re cruising the ocean by boat, make sure you stop at the uninhabited island paradise of Sandy Cay. You can practically maroon yourself on the picturesque desert island, with its white sands, lush palms, and clear blue waters. Experience the peace and quiet of the island and stroll along the untouched sands. There are no amenities here, so bring your own water, refreshments and food to enjoy a picnic on the sand. Make sure you take your rubbish with you. Plan your Sandy Cay visit and explore what else you can see and do in British Virgin Islands using our British Virgin Islands online attractions planner .
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  • Visited Sandy Cay while on a day charter, and spent a few hours relaxing on its pristine beaches and exploring the untouched nature preserve! My teens enjoyed walking the island, and spotting hermit c...  more »
  • When you approach the island you feel like you're in a dream. How could such beauty really exist? Yet it does... Perfect white beaches, the most beautiful turquoise water you can imagine. Spectacular ...  more »
  • Great out of the way island to spend a day. Wear water shoes and take the trail around the island. There are beautiful views and loads of hermit crabs and birds to watch. Great Sandy beach to hang out...  more »

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