Your mobile-friendly St John island guide to St John's beaches, snorkeling, maps and more. Whether you want to enjoy the North Shore's Trunk Bay, Cinnamon Bay, Maho Beach and Caneel Bay beaches or favor the solitude of a beach that's off the beaten path - like a "secret" beach, Lameshur, Haulover Bay and Salt Pond Bay - this guide has it all.
Where is St John island?
St John is the smallest of the 3 US Virgin Islands located in the Caribbean. The island measures just 9 mi X 3 mi ( 28 sq mi ). 2/3 of the island and surrounding reefs are protected by the US Virgin Islands National Park [ VINP ].
99.9% of travelers come to St John by boat ! St John has no airport. There are busy ferry routes that connect St John to St Thomas, St Croix, Tortola and the BVIs. The most popular ferries are out of Charlotte Amalie and Red Hook, St Thomas.