8 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

8 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

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Cruz Bay, St. John
— 3 nights
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St. Croix
— 1 night
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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
— 3 nights

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Cruz Bay, St. John

Cruz Bay ©

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: enjoy the sand and surf at Trunk Bay Beach, trek along Reef Bay Trail, get interesting insight from Tours, and stroll through Leinster Bay.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Cruz Bay road trip planner.

Philadelphia, 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 Philadelphia in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Cruz Bay: highs are around 89°F and lows about 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to St. Croix.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Trunk Bay Beach ©
Trunk Bay Beach
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Maho Bay Beach ©
Maho Bay Beach

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St. Croix

St. Croix ©

Twin City

The largest of the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Fort Christiansvaern, then explore the gorgeous colors at Buck Island Reef National Monument, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rhythms at Rainbow Beach.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Croix trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by combination of ferry, flight, and car from Cruz Bay to St. Croix takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or ride a ferry. In September, daily temperatures in St. Croix can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Charlotte Amalie.

Things to do in St. Croix

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Buck Island Reef National Monument ©
Buck Island Reef National Monument
Rhythms at Rainbow Beach ©
Rhythms at Rainbow Beach
Fort Christiansvaern ©
Fort Christiansvaern

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Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

Charlotte Amalie ©

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.
Charlotte Amalie is known for shopping, wildlife, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Magens Bay, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Coral World Ocean Park, make a trip to Main Street, and stop by Imperial Dynasty Jewelers.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Charlotte Amalie trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from St. Croix to Charlotte Amalie takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or ride a ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Charlotte Amalie can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Magens Bay ©
Magens Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling
Coral World Ocean Park ©
Coral World Ocean Park

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