Turtle Cove Beach
Turtle Cove Beach is the most prevalent sea life and excursion beach on St. Thomas. The beach is a perfect destination for families and honeymoon couples. The cool breeze explains why it is everyone’s preferred destination on St. Thomas. Also, enjoy the view of the seawaters and sun rays laying on the soft white sand. The shoreline extends wide, providing you with enough space for nature and sunset walks.
ABOUT TURTLE COVE BEACH, ST THOMAS
Turtle Cove is located on the East End of St. Thomas. The calm crystal-blue water is perfect for snorkeling. Most visitors and locals who come here always appreciate the view of the turtles and coral reefs. As the name suggests, there are various turtle species at the beach, including Leatherback, Hawksbill, and Green Turtle. To see the turtle and coral reefs closely, you will have to hire snorkeling gears because Green turtle species are always found on seagrass beds. Don’t forget to swim close to the reefs as Hawksbill turtles are found here. The coral reef is also home to numerous fish species. Leatherback turtles which happen to be the largest turtle species here, are rarely seen. So, if you happen to spot any, kindly take a picture for future memories because you may not be lucky next time. However, you are advised not to interfere with the algae, mollusks, snails, crabs, seaweed, shrimp, and sponges because they are turtle’s food.
TURTLE COVE BEACH, ST THOMAS AMENITIES
Beach amenities include snorkeling, sailing, excursion, kayaking, bathrooms, food vendors, swimming, and scuba diving. Snorkeling is always good on the beach's left side as it forms part of its coastal rocks. Don’t forget to participate in watersport activities like kayaking and lobster hunting. Scuba diving at Turtle Cove is fun, flexible, and safe; therefore, grab the opportunity and try it out. Enjoy your lunch by ordering food and drinks from the food vendors. Sea dishes are also available. Another good news is that there is no entry fee at the beach.
TURTLE COVE BEACH, ST THOMAS SOCIAL MEDIA