10 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

10 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

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


St. Croix

— 4 nights

Twin City

The largest of the U.S.
Visiting Buck Island Reef National Monument and Carambola Tide Pools will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Buck Island Cove and Gecko's Island Adventures. The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with Aquaman Virgin Islands, stroll through Cane Bay, kick back and relax at Rhythms at Rainbow Beach, and play a few rounds at Buccaneer Golf Course.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our St. Croix driving holiday planner.

Nashville, USA to St. Croix is an approximately 9-hour flight. Traveling from Nashville to St. Croix, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in St. Croix when traveling from Nashville in September, with lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Coral Bay.

Things to do in St. Croix

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Coral Bay, St. John

— 2 nights
The pleasant coastal town of Coral Bay has plenty to offer on land and at sea.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Francis Bay and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Trunk Bay Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then hike along Reef Bay Trail.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Coral Bay online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of flight, car, and ferry from St. Croix to Coral Bay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In September in Coral Bay, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 79°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Charlotte Amalie.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Trails

Side Trips

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

— 3 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.
Get in touch with nature at Magens Bay and Water Island. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ballerina Jewelers and Jewels Forever. The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with Seas the Day Charters and Tours, stroll through Morningstar Beach, get great views at Charlotte Amalie Overlook, and kick back and relax at Bluebeard's Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Charlotte Amalie trip planner.

Getting from Coral Bay to Charlotte Amalie by combination of car and ferry takes about 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Charlotte Amalie can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

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.