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

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly to Charlotte Amalie, Ferry to Cruz Bay
1
Cruz Bay, St. John
— 3 nights
Ferry
2
East End, St. Thomas
— 4 nights
Taxi to Charlotte Amalie, Fly to Rochester

S M T W T F S
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2

3
nights
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.
Cruz Bay is known for adventure, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Trunk Bay Beach, make a trip to Annaberg Sugar Plantation, enjoy the sand and surf at Caneel Bay Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Leinster Bay.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cruz Bay itinerary maker tool.

Rochester, USA to Cruz Bay is an approximately 9.5-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. Traveling from Rochester in December, expect Cruz Bay to be much warmer, temps between 85°F and 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to East End.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

4
nights
East End, St. Thomas

St.
East End is known for beaches, wildlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Magens Bay, make a trip to Main Street, meet the residents at Coral World Ocean Park, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the East End route maker site.

You can ride a ferry from Cruz Bay to East End in an hour. In December, daytime highs in East End are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. On the 27th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in East End

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Beaches

Side Trips

U.S. Virgin Islands travel guide

4.4
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.