99 Steps, Charlotte Amalie

Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Landmark
Ascend 99 Steps, the landmark step street of charming Charlotte Amalie. The street, which actually contains 103 steps, is just one of dozens that rise up the hill from the harbor area. Dating back to the 18th century, the steps were built with bricks used as ballast on the Danish merchant ships that visited the harbor. Enjoy the picturesque climb surrounded by flowering gardens; at the top, reap your rewards with a scenic view of the sea and harbor below. Put 99 Steps and other Charlotte Amalie attractions into our Charlotte Amalie vacation planning app, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • I would not call it a must but if you like walking and sightseeing this area of St Thomas has quite a few points of interest along the way; starting from Fort Christian, you can then go up using 99...  more »
  • I was in the Virgin Islands during this pandemic in June 2020 when it opened for international tourist. This small attraction 99 Steps right at the heart of the city Charlotte Amalie and next to the....  more »
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