Virgin Islands National Park
The Virgin Islands National Park is located on the island of Saint John and has an abundance of beaches, tropical forests, sea grape trees, and coconut palms.
Established in August 1956, the park is spread over 14,737 acres of land and the major allurements consists of Trunk Bay, Cinnamon Bay, Waterlemon Cay, Maho Bay, Hawksnest Beach, Reef Bay Trail, Salt Pond Bay, Annaberg sugar plantation, Jumbie Beach, and National Park Underwater Trail.
Virgin Islands National Park is close to charlotte Amalie.
The island can be reached by commercial airlines or by cruise ship and the activities that will intrigue you consists of camping, fishing and hiking.
Best time to visit
April to June
These are the best months to visit Virgin Islands National Park as the weather is mild and the rainfall is little. Hotels are less costly in this season.
Things to carry
Do carry the following things while visiting Virgin Islands National Park
Men can wear casual t-shirts and shorts and ladies can wear sundresses, shorts and tank tops. Also, carry the swimsuit. And beach wrap. Also, carry a sweater because the night can be cool. Also, carry raincoat for the rainy season.
Carry sandals to have a peaceful walk on the beach. Also, wear good hiking shoes for having comfortable hiking trails.
Do carry insect repellent, sunscreen, moisturizer, conditioner, and an emergency kit.
Please maintain the beauty of the park as it is by not littering around.
Tips before Visiting
- The park is large with a good path, so you can rent a car without a doubt.
- The trails are rocky so wear good shoes.
- You can get equipment of snorkelling on rent.
- If you are travelling with a 4th grader, then you will get admission free of cost to explore the past system.
No. Of Visitors in 2018