9 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

9 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock U.S. Virgin Islands trip planner
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Fly
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St. Croix
— 2 nights
Fly to St Thomas SPB, Taxi to East End
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East End, St. Thomas
— 2 nights
Ferry
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Cruz Bay, St. John
— 4 nights
Ferry to Red Hook, St Thomas, Fly to Chicago

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St. Croix — 2 nights

The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St.
St. Croix is known for wildlife, adventure, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Buck Island Reef National Monument, kick back and relax at Rhythms at Rainbow Beach, see the interesting displays at Estate Whim Museum, and discover the deep blue sea with St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures (SCUBA), Inc..

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the St. Croix tour builder.

Chicago, USA to St. Croix is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in September: high temperatures in St. Croix hover around 89°F and lows are around 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to East End.
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East End, St. Thomas — 2 nights

St.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): look for gifts at House of Rajah Jewelers, then enjoy the sand and surf at Magens Bay, and then make a trip to St. Thomas Synagogue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Coki Point Beach, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Coral World Ocean Park, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our East End trip maker website.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from St. Croix to East End takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September, daytime highs in East End are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Cruz Bay.
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Side Trips

Cruz Bay, St. John — 4 nights

The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
Cruz Bay is known for adventure, beaches, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Trunk Bay Beach, hike along Reef Bay Trail, get reinvigorated at Coastal Retreat Studios & Wellness, and look for all kinds of wild species at Honeymoon Beach.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Cruz Bay trip itinerary website.

You can ride a ferry from East End to Cruz Bay in an hour. In September, daily temperatures in Cruz Bay can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
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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.
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