6 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

6 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

Created using Inspirock U.S. Virgin Islands travel route planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Charlotte Amalie, Ferry to Cruz Bay
Cruz Bay, St. John
— 3 nights
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
— 2 nights


Cruz Bay, St. John

— 3 nights

Love City

The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
Change things up with a short trip to Salt Pond Bay in Virgin Islands National Park (about 38 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Trunk Bay Beach, don't miss a visit to Bajo El Sol Gallery, Art Bar & Rum Room, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Caneel Bay Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cruz Bay tour planner.

Atlanta, USA to Cruz Bay is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Atlanta in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Cruz Bay, with highs around 85°F, while nights are much hotter with lows around 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Charlotte Amalie.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Coral World Ocean Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coki Point Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Magens Bay. On your second day here, stroll through Sapphire Beach, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then stop by Eden Jewelers.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Charlotte Amalie sightseeing website.

You can ride a ferry from Cruz Bay to Charlotte Amalie in 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Charlotte Amalie can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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.