10 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

10 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock U.S. Virgin Islands vacation planner

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St. Croix
— 2 nights
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Fly to Charlotte Amalie, Taxi to Red Hook, St Thomas, Ferry to Cruz Bay
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Cruz Bay, St. John
— 4 nights
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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
— 3 nights
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St. Croix

— 2 nights

Twin City

The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St.
St. Croix is known for wildlife, adventure, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the vivid underwater world at Buck Island Reef National Monument, walk around Verne I. Richards Veteran Memorial Park, stop by Crucian Gold, and see the interesting displays at Estate Whim Museum.

For ratings and tourist information, read our St. Croix trip planner.

Cleveland, USA to St. Croix is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cleveland to St. Croix is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Cleveland in May: highs in St. Croix hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Cruz Bay.

Things to do in St. Croix

Parks · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping

Cruz Bay, St. John

— 4 nights

Love City

The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
Step out of Cruz Bay to go to Virgin Islands National Park and see Salt Pond Bay, which is approximately 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Trunk Bay Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cinnamon Bay Beach, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and see the vivid underwater world at Leinster Bay.

To find where to stay and other tourist information, read our Cruz Bay travel planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry from St. Croix to Cruz Bay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. May in Cruz Bay sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to ride a ferry to Charlotte Amalie.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

— 3 nights

Duty-free Capital of the World

One of the most visited cruise ship destinations in the Caribbean, the town of Charlotte Amalie is known around the world for its duty-free jewelry, perfume, and liquor shops.
Step out of Charlotte Amalie to go to Virgin Islands National Park and see Waterlemon Cay, which is approximately 54 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Magens Bay, stroll through Coki Point Beach, look for gifts at House of Rajah Jewelers, and get to know the resident critters at Coral World Ocean Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Charlotte Amalie vacation planner.

Getting from Cruz Bay to Charlotte Amalie by ferry takes about an hour. May in Charlotte Amalie sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 77°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

U.S. Virgin Islands travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops · Scuba & Snorkeling
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.