Maho Bay Beach, Cruz Bay

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Beach · Nature / Park
Easily accessible and idyllic, Maho Bay Beach offers travelers a calm, pristine escape from the crowds. Weekends bring a larger influx of people, but you can easily find plenty of peaceful spots on the weekdays. Suitable for children due to its shallow waters and gradual incline, the beach remains an outstanding snorkeling destination. While there, you can also spot manta rays and swim with green sea turtles that feed on sea grass. Before you head to Cruz Bay, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Cruz Bay attractions planner, to make sure you see all that Cruz Bay has to offer, including Maho Bay Beach.
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  • We were told to visit this beach to see Sea Turtles and we saw the most turtles on this beach they are all over it!  more »
  • Popular beach to visit on St. John so go early for parking and a prime beach spot. You must visit this beach if you want to see turtles. The water was beautiful and clear. To see turtles you need to.....  more »
  • Our favorite beach on the whole island!!! So many turtles.
  • An outstanding snorkeling spot. Great relaxation and local flair.

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