Trunk Bay or Buck Island for Snorkeling?

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#1
20 Posts
Joined Jun 2005
We signed up for the private yacht to buck island on St. Thomas but I have seen a lot about trunk bay. Anyone been to both that could say which was better for snorkeling?

Thanks!
#2
Vermont
365 Posts
Joined Aug 2003
I can only say that Ive been to Trunk Bay and while the water was clear and beach beautiful, the snorkeling was not as good as Cozumel or Grand Cayman. If I were going back, I would be looking for a better spot. I heard Cinnamon Bay was good too, right up the road, but not sure how that would compare to "Good" snorkel spots either. Ricknlynn
#3
Sunfield, Michigan, USA
959 Posts
Joined Nov 2000
Having done both, we opted to do Buck Island again on a subsequent cruise. Although the scenery at Trunk Bay is outstanding, the snorkeling isn't. I would stick with your original plans.
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