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Francis Bay, St. John

4.6
#8 of 16 in Beaches in St. John
Water Body Beach
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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  • Francis Bay is my place to go to "get away" for a little while.. The beach is peaceful and serine.. Sunset views are also out of this world!  more »
  • We arrived around 7am and were rewarded with an empty beach and calm waters. We saw as many turtles as Maho, but we also saw many rays and a shark. We swam out to the eastern side towards the point an...  more »
  • this beach is awesome and beautiful, we experienced some of the best snorkeling here at this beach, from sharks, turtles, and rays, to all kinds of fish. it was like swimming in an aquarium. highly re...  more »

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