7 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

7 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

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Fly to Charlotte Amalie, Ferry to Cruz Bay
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Cruz Bay, St. John
— 2 nights
Ferry
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East End, St. Thomas
— 2 nights
Taxi to St Thomas SPB, Fly to St. Croix
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St. Croix
— 2 nights
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Cruz Bay, St. John — 2 nights

Love City

The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
You'll get in some beach time at Trunk Bay Beach and Caneel Bay Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Annaberg Sugar Plantation and Cinnamon Bay Archeology Museum & Lab. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Cinnamon Bay Nature Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Cinnamon Bay Beach, stroll through Maho Bay Beach, and look for gifts at Bamboo Studio.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cruz Bay driving holiday planner.

Savannah, USA to Cruz Bay is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Savannah in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Cruz Bay, with lows of 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to East End.
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East End, St. Thomas — 2 nights

St.
On the 4th (Thu), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Coral World Ocean Park, stroll through Coki Point Beach, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Gallery St. Thomas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Magens Bay, and then make a trip to Main Street.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the East End road trip planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Cruz Bay to East End takes an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in May, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to St. Croix.
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St. Croix — 2 nights

Twin City

The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge, then discover the deep blue sea with St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., then contemplate the long history of Fort Christiansvaern, and finally explore the galleries of Many Hands Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Eliza James-McBean Clock Tower, then take an in-depth tour of Fort Frederik, and then examine the collection at Estate Whim Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Croix trip itinerary tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from East End to St. Croix in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in May, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow time for the flight back home.
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U.S. Virgin Islands travel guide

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America's Paradise
Three main and a number of minor islands that make up U.S. Virgin Islands treat visitors to a blend of historical sites and picture-perfect beaches. Though officially American territory--nicknamed "America's Paradise"--these islands boast a mix of cultures that make for culturally enriching vacations. A no-passport-required status makes holidays in U.S. Virgin Islands extremely popular with American tourists, who flock to this tropical heaven to enjoy scenic beaches, outdoor activities, and tasty local food. The islands are also a duty-free shopping destination, which also makes them appealing to shopaholics from across the world.
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