7 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

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St. Croix
— 1 night
Fly to Charlotte Amalie, Ferry to East End
East End, St. Thomas
— 2 nights
Cruz Bay, St. John
— 3 nights
Ferry to Red Hook, St Thomas, Fly to Dallas


St. Croix — 1 night

Twin City

The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Fort Frederik and then examine the collection at Estate Whim Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): get a new perspective on things with St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc., then steep yourself in history at Fort Christiansvaern, and then see the vivid underwater world at Buck Island Reef National Monument.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read St. Croix visit planner.

Dallas, USA to St. Croix is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Dallas in February; daily highs in St. Croix reach 85°F and lows reach 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to East End.
Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Tours

East End, St. Thomas — 2 nights

On the 3rd (Fri), stop by House of Rajah Jewelers, then enjoy the sand and surf at Magens Bay, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Sapphire Beach, get to know the resident critters at Coral World Ocean Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coki Point Beach.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our East End driving holiday site.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from St. Croix to East End takes 3 hours. February in East End sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can catch the ferry to Cruz Bay.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
Side Trips

Cruz Bay, St. John — 3 nights

Love City

The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
When in Cruz Bay, make a side trip to see Salt Pond Bay in Virgin Islands National Park, approximately Virgin Islands National Park away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Trunk Bay Beach, contemplate the long history of Annaberg Sugar Plantation, tour the pleasant surroundings at Caneel Bay Beach, and see the interesting displays at Cinnamon Bay Archeology Museum & Lab.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Cruz Bay travel planner.

You can ride a ferry from East End to Cruz Bay in an hour. In February, daytime highs in Cruz Bay are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure
Side Trips

U.S. Virgin Islands travel guide

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.