8 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

8 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock U.S. Virgin Islands trip itinerary planner

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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
— 2 nights
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Cruz Bay, St. John
— 5 nights
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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.
When in Charlotte Amalie, make a side trip to see Waterlemon Cay in Virgin Islands National Park, approximately Virgin Islands National Park away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Magens Bay, stroll through Coki Point Beach, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Coral World Ocean Park, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Charlotte Amalie visit planner.

Boston, USA to Charlotte Amalie is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Boston to Charlotte Amalie. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in April; daily highs in Charlotte Amalie reach 85°F and lows reach 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Cruz Bay.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cruz Bay, St. John

— 5 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. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Maho Bay Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cinnamon Bay Beach, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and stop by Vibe Collection.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Cruz Bay trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Charlotte Amalie to Cruz Bay in 1.5 hours. April in Cruz Bay sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

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.