Discover Devil's Bay, Virgin Gorda: A beautiful, serene beach perfect for swimming and snorkeling. Accessible via a scenic hike from The Baths.

Devils Bay, British Virgin Islands

Discover Devil's Bay, Virgin Gorda: A beautiful, serene beach perfect for swimming and snorkeling. Accessible via a scenic hike from The Baths.

Matt and Britney Weidert

Matt Weidert

Devil's Bay on Virgin Gorda is a serene and relatively under-the-radar destination within the British Virgin Islands, cherished by those seeking a more authentic and untouched island experience. Here's a comprehensive guide to help you discover this gem.

Why Devil's Bay?

Devil's Bay offers an irresistible mix of natural beauty, tranquility, and adventure. It stands apart from its more frequented neighbors due to its unspoiled landscapes, stunning beaches, and vibrant marine life. The bay promises an escape where one can truly connect with nature, away from crowded tourist spots. Its charm lies in its simplicity, offering pristine conditions for snorkeling, exploring unique rock formations, and simply soaking in the beauty of the Caribbean​​.
Sign leading the way to Devil's Bay

Where is Devil's Bay?

Located on the southwestern tip of Virgin Gorda, Devil's Bay is part of the British Virgin Islands. Virgin Gorda is easily accessible by boat or ferry from Tortola and other neighboring islands. The bay is famous for its unique granite boulders and crystal-clear waters, making it a must-visit spot for sailors and beach lovers alike​​.

What to Do in Devil's Bay

  • Explore the Beaches: Devil's Bay is famous for its breathtaking beach, surrounded by massive granite boulders. These formations create picturesque tidal pools, tunnels, and arches, making it a great spot for exploration and photography.
  • Snorkeling: The clear, calm waters of Devil's Bay are perfect for snorkeling. Visitors can enjoy swimming among colorful fish and exploring the underwater landscape created by the boulders​.
  • Visit The Baths: Just a short walk from Devil's Bay, The Baths is one of the most iconic natural attractions in the BVIs. The Baths feature giant boulders that form scenic grottos and pools. It's a unique experience that combines hiking, swimming, and exploring​.
  • Hiking and Exploring: The area around Devil's Bay and The Baths offers excellent hiking opportunities. Trails lead through the boulders and offer stunning views of the surrounding seascape.
  • Relaxation: For those looking to unwind, Devil's Bay provides a tranquil setting to relax on the soft sands, sunbathe, and enjoy the serene environment.
Devil's Bay on a quiet morning

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Devil's Bay is a treasure for those seeking a quiet retreat amidst nature's splendor. Its laid-back vibe, combined with the abundance of natural attractions, makes it an ideal destination for adventurers, nature lovers, and anyone looking to escape the hustle and bustle of more touristy locales.

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