Salt Pond Bay, Virgin Islands National Park

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Take a trip down to Salt Pond Bay, an area of coastline that includes one of the island's most popular beaches. Located a moderate hike away from the road, the sheltered cove offers a white sand beach, as well as a biologically rich marine environment and multiple hiking routes. Head out into the shallow waters by the beach to spot sea turtles, rays, and hermit crabs during a snorkel, or take one of the coastal trails to cross areas of rugged coral shoreline and gain extensive views of the bay. Using our international travel planner, Virgin Islands National Park attractions like Salt Pond Bay can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This was our favourite spot for snorkeling while in St. John. There is alot of underwater life to see and enjoy. Snorkel the left side of the bay it's quite amazing. In the center of the bay you can f...  more »
  • We hiked up to Ram Head (about an hour) for a beautiful view. Snorkeled in the rocks to the left side of the beach - lots of beautiful fish.  more »
  • We took our car over for the day. Planned and left St Thomas early. We had been over a few days ealier and took the passenger ferry. Decided to go back. We stopped at the National Park visitor center ...  more »