Forchue Island Snorkeling
The 2nd most popular snorkel dive spot in St Barts.
Sunday 21 August 2016 06:21 GMT
Off the northwestern shore of St Barts, the snorkeling at Forchue Island (Ile Fourchue) is a popular dive destination since it is an underwater nature preserve. To access Forchue Island, you will need to charter a boat tour. Plan on at least a half day, but a full day is better.
To reach the snorkeling on St Barts by air, you will need to fly into St Barts Airport (SBH) on the northwest side of the island. To reach St Barts Airport, there are regular flights from either St Maarten (SXM) and San Juan Puerto Rico (SJU).
In addition, there is a ferry called Great Bay Ferry that interconnects St. Martin with St Barts.
Overall, Forchue Island is the 2nd most popular snorkel dive spot of all 4 snorkeling dives in St Barts.