16 days in U.S. Virgin Islands & San Juan Itinerary

16 days in U.S. Virgin Islands & San Juan Itinerary

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16 days in U.S. Virgin Islands & San Juan Itinerary

Start: International Falls, United States
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands
— 3 nights
Drive + ferry:  45​min
2
Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands
— 3 nights
+3
ferry + Drive + Fly + Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h
4
San Juan, Puerto Rico
— 5 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: International Falls, United States

3
nights
Charlotte Amalie, U.S. Virgin Islands

Charlotte Amalie ©
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Magens Bay and Lindqvist Beach. Do your shopping at Diamonds International and Cardow Jewelers. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Coki Point Beach, stop by Grand Jewelers, meet the residents at Coral World Ocean Park, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, read our Charlotte Amalie trip planner.

International Falls, USA to Charlotte Amalie is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from International Falls to Charlotte Amalie due to the time zone difference. Traveling from International Falls in February, expect Charlotte Amalie to be much warmer, temps between 84°F and 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cruz Bay.

Things to do in Charlotte Amalie

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trips

St. Thomas, Smith Bay, East End, Magens Bay
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Diamonds International ©
Diamonds International
Magens Bay ©
Magens Bay
Coki Point Beach ©
Coki Point Beach

3
nights
Cruz Bay, U.S. Virgin Islands

Cruz Bay ©
The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
Get outdoors at Trunk Bay and Scuba & Snorkeling. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Scott Bay Beach and Maho Beach. Take a break from Cruz Bay with a short trip to Annaberg Sugar Plantation in Virgin Islands National Park, about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Hawksnest Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cinnamon Bay Beach, and look for gifts at Bamboo Studio.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Cruz Bay vacation maker .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Charlotte Amalie to Cruz Bay in an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In February, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to St. Croix.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Virgin Islands National Park, St. John, Scott Bay Beach
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Trunk Bay ©
Trunk Bay
Scott Bay Beach ©
Scott Bay Beach
Maho Beach ©
Maho Beach

2
nights
St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

St. Croix ©
The largest of the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): look for gifts at St. Croix LEAP, steep yourself in history at Fort Christiansvaern, then explore the gorgeous colors at Buck Island Reef National Monument, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Crucian Gold, explore the gorgeous colors at Cane Bay, and then kick back and relax at Rhythms at Rainbow Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the St. Croix day trip tool .

Traveling by combination of ferry, car, and flight from Cruz Bay to St. Croix takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and flight; or do a combination of ferry, flight, and car. In February, daily temperatures in St. Croix can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Juan.

Things to do in St. Croix

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Buck Island Reef National Monument ©
Buck Island Reef National Monument
Cane Bay ©
Cane Bay
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge ©

5
nights
San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Old San Juan and San Juan National Historic Site will appeal to history buffs. Head to Puerto Rican Art & Crafts and Ole Curiosidadesfor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to El Yunque National Forest (El Yunque Rain Forest & Luquillo Beach) and Caribbean Trading Company Store (in Palmer). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pine Grove Beach, get interesting insight from Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Condado Beach, and see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the San Juan trip itinerary site .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from St. Croix to San Juan takes 3 hours. February in San Juan sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

El Yunque National Forest, Caribbean Trading Company Store, Pine Grove Beach
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Luquillo Beach ©
Luquillo Beach

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