North Shore attractions

Beach in North Shore

Cane Bay

A long, thin strand along Rte 80 about 9 miles west of Christiansted, Cane Bay is deservedly venerated. It provides easy access to some of the island’s best dives, and it’s also the gateway into the rainforest’s ste…
Park in North Shore

Salt River Bay National Historic Park

About 4 miles west of Christiansted, Salt River Bay is the only documented place where Christopher Columbus landed on US soil. Don’t expect bells and whistles; the site remains undeveloped beach. The 700 acres surro…
Beach in North Shore

Hibiscus Beach

Sand seekers hit palm-fringed Hibiscus Beach, with good snorkeling (at the beach's west end) but no amenities (the hotel and beach bar here are currently closed). It is located less than 2 miles west of Christianste…