9 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

9 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

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

Love City

The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Francis Bay and Coral Bay. You'll get in some beach time at Caneel Bay Beach and Salomon Beach. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Jumbie Beach, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, and stroll through Scott Bay Beach.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Cruz Bay online journey planner.

New York City, USA to Cruz Bay is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST) is 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in December, things will get much warmer in Cruz Bay: highs are around 85°F and lows about 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Charlotte Amalie.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Scott Bay Beach ©
Must see
Scott Bay Beach
4.9
Jumbie Beach ©
Must see
Jumbie Beach
4.7
Salomon Beach ©
Must see
Salomon Beach
4.8

3
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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Morningstar Beach and Max Charters. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ballerina Jewelers and Hull Bay. The adventure continues: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, enjoy the sand and surf at Bluebeard's Beach, don't miss a visit to St. Thomas Synagogue, and learn the secrets of beer at St. Thomas Food Tours.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Charlotte Amalie travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by ferry from Cruz Bay to Charlotte Amalie takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in December, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to St. Croix.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Morningstar Beach ©
Must see
Morningstar Beach
4.3
Hull Bay ©
Must see
Hull Bay
4.1
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Must see
Spas
4.7

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St. Croix

Twin City

The largest of the U.S.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Rainbow Beach and St. George Village Botanical Garden. Get in touch with nature at Dive Experience and Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge. There's much more to do: see Gecko's Island Adventures, kick back and relax at Cane Bay, stop by Baci Duty Free, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eliza James-McBean Clock Tower.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our St. Croix day trip planner.

Getting from Charlotte Amalie to St. Croix by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or ride a ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Croix

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Rainbow Beach ©
Must see
Rainbow Beach
4.1
Dive Experience ©
Must see
Dive Experience
4.9

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