The Indians Snorkeling
The 23rd most popular snorkel dive spot in British Virgin Islands.
Friday 20 October 2017 06:58 GMT
Off the northwest coast of Norman Island and southwest of Pelican Island, the snorkeling at The Indians rock formation is very popular. There are 4 conical rock spires piercing the surface providing habitat to diverse marine life. Sitting in 40 foot deep water, the visibility is exceptional. There are a couple hard to find mooring buoys, which get crowded early..
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, The Indians is the 23rd most popular snorkel dive spot of all 27 snorkeling dives in British Virgin Islands. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby The Indians including The Caves, Angelfish Reef and Bight Bay.