On this tour you will:
Experienced kayakers and snorkelers will love the challenge of paddling across Caneel Bay to Henley Cay. The protected beach is fringed on both sides with a fabulous coral reef teeming with colorful schools of fish. Henley Cay is a tropical and tranquil uninhabited cay inside Virgin Islands National Park. Relax on a sandy beach and watch seabirds and scenic views of Caneel Bay and Honeymoon Beach. From the highest point on Henley Cay's trail you can enjoy views of the British Virgin Islands. Snorkelers will discover an impressive collection of colorful corals including brain, pillar, sheet, star, and the endangered elkhorn and staghorn. This is a limited availability tour, be sure to make your reservation early so you don't miss the date(s) you want.
If you have any questions please call us toll free at 1-877-845-2925.
Our Henley Cay tour departs from Honeymoon Beach at Caneel Bay, St. John. Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your tour.
Honeymoon Beach at Caneel Bay, St. John is located on the North Shore of the Virgin Islands National Park. You can reach Honeymoon Beach at Caneel Bay Resort several ways:
From St. John
From St. Thomas
Once You Arrive
Once you arrive at Caneel Bay Resort, follow the path to Honeymoon Beach (about an 8-10-minute walk)
OR take advantage of our NEW Honeymoon Beach Taxi Service, which is an 8-person golf cart that will shuttle guests from the Caneel Bay Parking lot to Honeymoon Beach for $5 per person each way.
The tour will return to Honeymoon Hut where you may choose to relax for the rest of the day. The Honeymoon Hut at Caneel Bay has a gift shop, restrooms, hammocks, water sports rental, beach chairs and underwater camera rentals.
You may choose to order freshly grilled panini sandwiches from the Canella's Cafe at Caneel Bay Resort. They will deliver to the beach at the lunch time of your choice so that your meals can be waiting for you when you return from your adventure. To order in advance, please call Caneel Bay Resort and ask to be connected to Canella's Cafe. 340.776-6111 or stop by and visit them on your way to Honeymoon Beach if you park at the Caneel Bay parking lot.
*Tip: If you park a car at the Caneel Bay parking lot, there will be a $20 parking fee. This parking fee will be waived if you bring your parking voucher to the front desk of the resort and ask for it to be validated.
NEW! This year the Honeymoon Beach Taxi service - an eight person golf cart - will shuttle guests from the parking lot to the beach for $5 per person each way. The distance is typically an 8-10 minute walk.
We kindly ask our guests to bring along the following items for their tour so they can have as much fun as possible!
As a part of this tour, we include snorkels & masks, kayaks & paddles, life jackets, a mesh bag for items that can get wet, free lockers, beverages & snacks, a full safety briefing, and kayaking/paddling & snorkeling instruction. There is also a dressing room & clean toilet facilities.
Your payment is 100% refundable until 24 hours before the date and time your tour is due to depart. If you cancel your booking with less than 24 hours notice or fail to show up for your tour, then the full cost of the tour will be charged to the credit card used to guarantee your tour.