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. Use our Virgin Islands National Park holiday tool to arrange your visit to Francis Bay and other attractions in Virgin Islands National Park.
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  • We saw at least 10 different turtles snorkeling on Francis Bay and a wide variety of fish (especially along the rocks on the right as looking at the water)  more »
  • 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 »
  • 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 »

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