Francis Bay, St. John

4.6
#8 of 16 in Beaches in St. John
Swim in tranquil blue water at Francis Bay, a family-friendly beach. Relax among soft white sand surrounded by mountains covered in thick, green plant life. Different sections the beach offer unique snorkelling experiences; you can see a vast array of colorful fish, rays, conches, and sea turtles. Take a paddleboard out on the calm waters and explore, if you feel confident enough venture to nearby bays. The park behind the beach offers a bird-watching, and some day tour hikes can be arranged. To visit Francis Bay on your trip to Virgin Islands National Park, use our Virgin Islands National Park vacation generator.
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  • August 11, 2017
    A must when you stay on St John's. Saw it all here from turtles to stingray and 4 sharks, tarpons fish. This place has it all going on! Go and see this great beach!  more »
  • July 28, 2017
    This place is so beautiful, my daughter said it looked like it was green-screened in behind me. We loved this beach because it was paradise with very few people. If you are looking for a truly tropica...  more »
  • July 25, 2017
    We stopped at this beach after snorkeling on the east end of the island (Haulover Beach). It is a very nice beach with great sand and calm water. It was a great place for the grandparents to go and pr...  more »

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