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Francis Bay, Virgin Islands National Park

4.8
#4 of 14 in Nature in St. John
Water Body · Beach
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Swim in tranquil blue water at Francis Bay, a family-friendly beach. Relax among soft white sand surrounded by mountains covered in thick, green plant life. Different sections the beach offer unique snorkelling experiences; you can see a vast array of colorful fish, rays, conches, and sea turtles. Take a paddleboard out on the calm waters and explore, if you feel confident enough venture to nearby bays. The park behind the beach offers a bird-watching, and some day tour hikes can be arranged. Use our Virgin Islands National Park holiday tool to arrange your visit to Francis Bay and other attractions in Virgin Islands National Park.
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  • We arrived to St Johns via car ferry hoping to see several bays during the day. By mid morning most of the bay parking options were filled and looked like the beaches Cruz, Trunk, Maho and Cinnamon.....  more
    We arrived to St Johns via car ferry hoping to see several bays during the day. By mid morning most of the bay parking options were filled and looked like the beaches Cruz, Trunk, Maho and Cinnamon.....  more »
  • We loved this beach. The water was very calm. On the day we went, there was an older, quiet crowd. We were lucky to get a close parking spot on a crowded day. Very relaxing few hours were spent.....  more
    We loved this beach. The water was very calm. On the day we went, there was an older, quiet crowd. We were lucky to get a close parking spot on a crowded day. Very relaxing few hours were spent.....  more »
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  • Got there from Cruz Bay by boat outstanding
  • Beautiful beach

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