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Address: 17. 786505, -64. 626944, St. Croix
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Lying 1.5 miles off the northeast coast of St. Croix, this 880-acre...

Lying 1.5 miles off the northeast coast of St. Croix, this 880-acre national monument includes 176 acres of land surrounded by 704 acres of water and coral reef system; it is a paradise for snorkelers, and the deep grottos and labyrinths are perfect for experienced scuba divers to explore.

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Worth every penny! Go!

The snorkeling was great! Our guide even extended our tour since we all seemed fine. Showed us how to catch a lobster and dove down to the bottom. Beautiful day on the water... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The snorkeling was great! Our guide even extended our tour since we all seemed fine. Showed us how to catch a lobster and dove down to the bottom. Beautiful day on the water. Be sure to wear your sunscreen especially on the back of your legs!!!

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Minneapolis
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The beach is lovely. We took a Big Beard's excursion to the island and spend some time exploring (be careful of the thorns). Then we went around to the reef/national monument to snorkel. The water is rough (almost always) but there is a lot to see and it is very interesting. The coral isn't what it used to be (they... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great place to see all sorts of fish and coral. This guided tour of our underwater national park is a great take.

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Eastern shore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful beaches! We snorkeled with Caribbean Sea Adventures and then relaxed on the beach. The snorkeling is great! There are restrooms, some shade, and some picnic tables at the beach area. I would definitely recommend coming here even if you don't want to snorkel. The beach is so pretty and the water is heavenly!

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Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took a snorkeling tour to the island with beautiful weather on our side. Stunning beaches and water clarity was incredible.

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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful excursion indeed. Grant and Bethany were fabulous hosts and they were alot of fun to be with, we would definitely recommend going on this trip, the fish were a plenty.

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Neosho, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The underwater park is so clean and clear, the fish are so many you forget to count the different one. The national parks service is to be commended for the wonderful place.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, although not as many fish as I hoped, but the coral is beautiful. It was windy and choppy so it was not optimal conditions, but I would recommend it.

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Christiansted, St. Croix
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are no words for the beauty! 3 parts to the visit to buck island should include 1) snorkel of underwater trail 2) relaxing visit to the white sands of the west beach and for spectacular views of every color of blue/turquoise water and view of the reef from above, take a slightly strenuous uphill hike (wearing shoes) to the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Snorkeling on Buck Island is beautiful! Great views and tons of fish and sea creatures. Beautiful and clean.

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