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Top 5 Snorkel Spots

The British Virgin Islands are known for their crystal-clear waters, abundant marine life, and stunning coral reefs. Snorkeling is one of the best ways to experience the natural beauty of the islands and get up close and personal with the underwater world. We want to share the best places to snorkel in the British Virgin Islands for you to explore.

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    The Baths

    The Baths is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the British Virgin Islands and is also a fantastic place to snorkel. The area features a series of giant granite boulders that create a maze of caves, tunnels, and pools. The waters surrounding The Baths are home to a variety of colorful fish, sea turtles, and other marine life. Snorkelers can explore the underwater caves and swim through the crystal-clear waters for an unforgettable experience.
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    Norman Island Caves

    The Caves, as the locals call them, located on Norman Island, are known for beautiful coral reefs and underwater caves, making them an ideal destination for snorkeling. The island’s caves are home to a variety of marine life, including colorful fish, lobsters, and octopuses. Snorkelers can explore the caves and tunnels and swim through the crystal-clear water to see the vibrant coral reefs and marine life up close.
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    Monkey Point

    Located on the island of Guana, Monkey Point is a popular snorkeling spot known for its abundant marine life. The area is home to a variety of colorful fish, sea turtles, and rays, and the coral reefs are some of the most beautiful in the British Virgin Islands. Snorkelers can swim through the glass waters and explore the reefs for a life-changing experience.
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    Salt Island

    Salt Island is known for its stunning coral reefs and underwater shipwrecks, making it a unique snorkeling experience. The area is home to not only the remains of what once could have been a pirate ship but also a variety of colorful and quick sea creatures. Snorkelers can explore the coral reefs and swim through the blue Caribbean waters to see the underwater shipwrecks up close.
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    If you choose our MarineMax Vacations crewed charter option and head to Anegada during your vacation, you’ll want to grab your gear and jump in. Anegada is the only coral island in the British Virgin Islands and is home to some of the most beautiful coral reefs in the Caribbean. The island’s coral reefs are home to a variety of marine life, including sea turtles, rays, and colorful fish. Snorkelers can explore the lobsters and beautiful fans that wave with the winds underwater.
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