5 days in St. Thomas Itinerary

5 days in St. Thomas Itinerary

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Charlotte Amalie
— 4 nights


Charlotte Amalie

— 4 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.
Visit Magens Bay and Coki Point Beach for some beach relaxation. Blackbeard’s Castle and Annaberg Sugar Plantation are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Charlotte Amalie's surroundings by going to Bajo El Sol Gallery, Art Bar & Rum Room (in Cruz Bay), Virgin Islands National Park (Trunk Bay Beach & Jumbie Beach) and Caneel Bay Beach (in Caneel Bay). There's much more to do: stop by Diamonds International St. Thomas, get to know the resident critters at Coral World Ocean Park, kick back and relax at Sapphire Beach, and make a trip to Main Street.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Charlotte Amalie online route maker.

Chicago, USA to Charlotte Amalie is an approximately 8-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Chicago to Charlotte Amalie due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Chicago in September, with highs in Charlotte Amalie at 37°C and lows at 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

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St. Thomas travel guide

Beaches · Gift & Specialty Shops · Scuba & Snorkeling
Plan a trip to St. Thomas for a holiday full of duty-free shopping, relaxing, and sightseeing. Although the most commercialized of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Thomas is rich in culture and history. A popular cruise ship destination, the hilly island boasts idyllic beaches, upscale resorts, a lively nightlife, and a fine dining scene. Whether you're looking to visit churches and museums, laze on tropical beaches, or have an outdoor adventure, you won't run out of things to do on St. Thomas.