Monkey Point Snorkeling
The 22nd most popular snorkel dive spot in British Virgin Islands.
Friday 20 October 2017 06:58 GMT
On the southern tip of Guana Island, the snorkeling off Monkey Point offers diverse marine life. There are a couple national park mooring buoys. While snorkeling Monkey Point, you may encounter sea turtles, yellowtail snapper, tarpon, silversides, grunts and moray eels.
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, Monkey Point is the 22nd most popular snorkel dive spot of all 27 snorkeling dives in British Virgin Islands.