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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  • Pretty beach but average snorkeling for St John. Do not park at Concordia Eco Resort. It is a long, miserable hike from there. Park at the public parking area. Much closer.  more »
  • The reefs on the right side of the bay are very extensive and have a lot of nice coral. We also saw a small nurse shark which is the only place on the island I heard of one. The beach itself is kinda ...  more »
  • This beach is so great. FIne white sand and great for snorkeling. We snorkeled out on the left side (as you are looking out to sea) of the cay...coral reef runs along the rocky ledge marking side of c...  more »