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Buck Island Cove, St. Croix

(4.5/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
See the abundant, colorful reef close to shore of Buck Island Cove. The protected cove has national park status, allowing divers to discover plentiful species while underwater. First-time snorkelers get a lot from having a professional diving guide to help them along. Excursions to the cove normally take the form of sailing tours, and a lot of companies position marine biologists on to boats to bring your trip alive with information on the area's biodiversity. Using our international travel planner, St. Croix attractions like Buck Island Cove can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Part of the Blackbeards' trip to Buck Island dive site. Used beach as a stop over to try our hand at snorkelling which was an hour well spent. Beautiful clear calm water. No facilities so must bring o...  more »
  • A few years ago, my family took a tour of Buck island and we scattered a few of my mother's ashes on the island. It was surreal to be on this remote island with unusual plant life and surrounded by wa...  more »
  • $70 each, 3 hours excursion. Didn't want to do Trunk Bay because did it many years ago and felt it might be "fished" out from overuse. When got to Buck Island with marine biologist, the two green turt...  more »