Dry Rocks East Snorkeling
The 14th most popular snorkel dive spot in British Virgin Islands.
Sunday 2 April 2017 06:31 GMT
Off the eastern shore of Cooper Island, the snorkeling at Dry Rocks East is know for its barracuda, angelfish, parrotfish and sergeant major fish. This is an open water snorkeling dive site requiring boat access. It is located directly offshore of Dustry Point.
To reach the snorkeling in the British Virgin Islands by air, you will need to fly into either Virgin Gorda Airport (VIJ) or nearby St Thomas Airport (STT) in the US Virgin Islands. Virgin Gorda Airport is served by inter-island flights from San Jose, Puerto Rico (SJU) by Cape Air and Seaborne. St Thomas Airport has flights from mainland US and also from San Jose. There are several regular ferry services connecting St Thomas with Tortola and Virgin Gorda. In addition, there are BVI inter-island ferries interconnecting Virgin Gorda, Tortola, Jost Van Dyke and Anegada. When leaving BVI, there is a $20USD depature tax that must be paid in cash.
Overall, Dry Rocks East is the 14th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 27 snorkeling dives in British Virgin Islands. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby Dry Rocks East including Cistern Point and Blue Chromis Reef.