Trunk Bay, Virgin Islands National Park

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Go exploring at Trunk Bay, the word’s first marked submerged pathway for snorkelers. You'll observe a great variety of biodiverse tropical marine life along the signposted route, which teems with abundant wildlife populating the water along the shore. Bring an underwater camera to capture the sea life and coral reef on film. The trail is suitable for beginners and will be guided by expert professionals, though more experienced divers find it equally entertaining, as it provides an illuminating look into the area’s tropical underwater life. Before you head to Virgin Islands National Park, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Virgin Islands National Park trip planner , to make sure you see all that Virgin Islands National Park has to offer, including Trunk Bay.
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  • At least as far as I know, this has no comparison. A unique way to snorkle and view the coral and undersea world, but with a little structure.  more »
  • Great for beginners and it's calm. Kids would love it. Plaques on sea floor provide info on fish and flora.  more »
  • Trail is at Trunk Bay beach. Snorkeling trail is good with markers in the water to follow. Can't get lost and easy to navigate. Large school of silversides with tarpon and bar jacks looking for a free...  more »

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