Long Bay, Virgin Gorda

4.8
#17 of 19 in Beaches in British Virgin Islands
Volcanic rocks adorn Long Bay, a small beach affording some exceptional snorkeling and quiet secluded sands. The volcanic rock of the bay's sea bed makes the water very clear, and provides great conditions for observing marine life. Some very shallow coral may hinder swimming for leisure, but it makes for interesting exploring. Be aware that currents can get strong away from the shore, and make sure to bring sunscreen, snacks, and water. Plan a trip to British Virgin Islands easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.
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  • September 2, 2017
    One of the best moments of my journey with Tradewinds, excellent for snorkeling in the calmer part, to always return
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  • July 7, 2017
    We found the sandy road down to the beach that is *somewhat* near Long Bay. A longtime tourist pointed to a distant sailboat and told us that the snorkeling on the far side of that boat is the best on...  more »
  • April 1, 2017
    We find this area to be one of the best areas to snorkel plus it is secluded. You can go either direction but be careful where you get out as the middle section is shallow and hard to access either wa...  more »

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