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Salt Island

It was OK. You need to walk to the Salt Pond and give yourself a mud bath. Let it dry for about... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Tyler P
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Orlando, Florida
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Once we set anchor in the Bay at Salt Island we jumped on the dingy and headed to shore. The island... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
dt12201
,
Olathe, Kansas
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This tiny and welcoming island is home to the last of the sea salt harvesters.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good12%
  • Average37%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

It was OK. You need to walk to the Salt Pond and give yourself a mud bath. Let it dry for about 10 minutes then jump in the Ocean. It's a bit more interesting if you do a little research to understand the history of...More

Thank Tyler P
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Once we set anchor in the Bay at Salt Island we jumped on the dingy and headed to shore. The island is known for sea glass on the beach and shoes were required. The resort on the island had been closed and was in pretty...More

1  Thank dt12201
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed a fabulous surface interval here between our dives. There was a nice beach and picnic table to enjoy a picnic lunch. I wouldn't probably go here though for a beach afternoon. But great between dives.

Thank Jocjayhay_9
Reviewed 30 March 2015

We moored on the western bay near the sunken wreck. Great snorkeling area and then took the dinghy ashore around the point to the the salt settlement pier. Well worth climbing to the top of the hill for a great view. Little bit of a...More

Thank CABix
Reviewed 24 July 2014

We initially went to Salt Island to snorkel the HMS Rhone but it was a little rough in the water for a few of us, so we decided to hang out on the beach area the the right of the Rhone wreck. Well, we were...More

2  Thank Penny W
Reviewed 30 December 2013

The picture in the BVI tour book makes this place look much, much nicer than it is. I thought it might be cool to see the salt pond in the middle of the island - so we went on an adventure. We were dropped off...More

1  Thank ALinCA5512
Reviewed 17 May 2013

The waters were a bit rough here to really get a good view of the Rhone that sank here in the 1800's, but it was still very interesting. You can hike to the salt pond in the center of the island, and view the small...More

2  Thank celesteleich
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