8 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

8 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock U.S. Virgin Islands itinerary planner

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

— 3 nights

Twin City

The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire all the interesting features of Point Udall, steep yourself in history at Fort Christiansvaern, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Buck Island Reef National Monument, then kick back and relax at Cane Bay, and finally explore the activities along Isaac Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Rainbow Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Rhythms at Rainbow Beach, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally get interesting insight from Tours.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the St. Croix trip planner.

Dallas, USA to St. Croix is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Dallas in April, with highs in St. Croix at 86°F and lows at 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Cruz Bay.

Things to do in St. Croix

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): kick back and relax at Trunk Bay Beach and then stroll through Maho Bay Beach. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Caneel Bay Beach and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Cruz Bay road trip planning website.

Getting from St. Croix to Cruz Bay by combination of flight, car, and ferry takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry; or ride a ferry. April in Cruz Bay sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 76°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to Charlotte Amalie.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

— 2 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.
On the 27th (Tue), get a dose of the wild on The VI Cat and then enjoy the sand and surf at Magens Bay. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Coki Point Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sapphire Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Charlotte Amalie trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Ride a ferry from Cruz Bay to Charlotte Amalie in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 76°F. On the 29th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

U.S. Virgin Islands travel guide

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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.