U.S. Virgin Islands Vacations, Hotels, and Island Tours
The U.S. Virgin Islands have been referred to as
"America in the Caribbean with a West Indies Twist"
St Thomas has one of the best natural deepwater Caribbean harbors.
This island is known for being the busiest cruise ports in the Caribbean.
From St. Croix you can sail to Buck Island to snorkel the underwater trail, have lunch, and spend the day at the beach.
Buck Island is one of the most famous snorkeling spots in the world, and attracts over 50,000 snorkelers and divers per year.
The island of St. John is close to a true Caribbean experience that visitors to US Virgin Islands can experience.
Two thirds of island is US National Park. St. John has few hotels and restaurants, but is great experience for nature lovers, divers, adventurers or a great day trip from St. Thomas.
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St. Croix is twice the size of St Thomas, and has an easy going nature, crystal clear waters, beautiful villas and historical sites.
The West Coast of St Croix is excellent for diving and has the best, pristine beaches. The island of St. Croix has great diving sites with 13,000 feet deep walls.
Kayaking among the mangroves is another popular activity, and you won't be able to resit the warehouse district with hundreds of stores for miles and miles of shopping.
Traveling to the Virgin Islands is actually like getting three island vacations in one, because you can easily visit another USVI island, or even the British Virgin Islands.
One of the cheapest ways to visit St John from St Thomas is on the ferry.
Or take a Sea Plane to St. Croix or to the British Virgin Islands for a special day trip.
While the island of St Croix is more laid back and relaxed than St Thomas, you will find plenty to keep you busy, or just relax on one of St Croix's fine beaches.
St Croix is another perfect family vacation destination. Most beachfront resorts supply free water toys, have fitness centers, offer island day trips, have nightly entertainment.
Things to do in St Croix include guided bike tours up the Western shore or you can opt to take a horse through the rainforest.
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Beautiful mountains, valleys and lush tropical vegetation. St. John is best choice for beach-front camping.
St John offers nature walks, and hiking trails - You can hike downhill and return by boat.
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St Thomas offers the perfect Caribbean family vacation with first class resorts, beautiful beaches, sporting activities, lots of restaurants and one of the best shopping districts in all the Caribbean.
St John has no fast food restaurants - This is an island for nature lovers, and romantics.
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Some points of interest on St Thomas include riding the ski lift at Paradise Point (shown) to the top of Flag Hill, or you can head off to Coki Point and see sting rays and iguanas.
St. Thomas Skyride to Paradise Point
St Thomas botanical gardens is located on the northern side of the island, and sits on 11 acres at the foot of volcanic peaks.
All Virgin Island beaches are public, and most of St Thomas beaches are within 2-5 miles of the capital Charlotte Amalie.
St Croix Government House