Frequently voted one of the most beautiful beaches on the Caribbean,and perhaps on the planet is Trunk Bay on St. John–and if you’re planning a visit to the Virgin Islands, this beach is not to be missed!
Anyone who’s been to Trunk Bay knows that no photograph has ever truly captured the breathtaking beauty of Trunk Bay. Words simply cannot explain the natural beauty; vivid blue waters gently washing up on a sugar sand crescent beach rimmed with tropical palm trees and Caribbean shrubs, all framed against a soft blue sky. Just outside of the port town of Cruz Bay, Trunk Bay on St. John gets our vote for the most unbelievably stunning beach in the world.
Labeled by the National Geographic Society as the most beautiful beach in the world, Trunk Bay has in store all that you need for the perfect vacation you only thought possible in your dreams. The scenery is amazing; a quarter-mile long stretch of soft and powdery white sand, bordered with the lush island greenery, coconuts palms and beach mahos. Turquoise and blue water breaks with gentle swells along the white shores, leaving a trail of foamy bubbles. It’s gentle surf makes it a great place for children and non-swimmers.
The fun and amazing scenery doesn’t stop above water. Trunk Bay, St. John USVI has a world renowned underwater snorkeling trail that is perfect for beginners and experienced snorkelers alike. It’s like snorkeling in huge aquarium with different schools of Caribbean fish, including angel fish, and parrot fish. There’s even squids, rays and sea turtles. Best of all, there are underwater signs that tell you all about the fish, coral and species that are indigenous to the area. It’s like having an underwater tour guide–for free!
What most visitors love about Trunk Bay, St. John USVI is that it’s virtually worry free, with modern and convenient facilities for its visitors. There’s a snack shack, restrooms and showers, kayak rental, chair rentals, snorkel gear rentals…anything you need, you’ll find it atTrunk Bay.
Best of all, Truck Bay is just a few short miles from Mongoose Junction, where you can shop, dine and enjoy the only local brewery on St. John at St. John Brewers. Stop at the old sugar mill ruins on your way back to Mongoose Junction for the perfect photo backdrop.
Visiting Trunk Bay, St. John USVI is the tropical island adventure everyone dreams of. Caribbean sun, soft white sand, calm waves and the clear crystal clear water make Trunk Bay on St. John USVI the world’s most beautiful beach.