3. The Unreal Snorkeling
Don’t forget to pack a mask and snorkel if you’re USVI bound. There is no shortage of amazing snorkel and dive sites off these islands. Whether you are looking to see brightly colored fish, unique coral formations, sea turtles or hidden nooks and caves, you will find it here. Snorkel a mangrove forest that teems with huge starfish or head to Buck Island off the coast of St. Croix where over 250 species of fish swim. There are numerous beaches where you can simply walk into the water and start snorkeling right off the shore. Shallow crystalline waters set the stage for an amazing underwater experience.