5 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

5 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

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East End, St. Thomas
— 2 nights
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St. Croix
— 1 night
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Drive to Christiansted, Fly to Charlotte Amalie, Ferry to Cruz Bay
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Cruz Bay, St. John
— 1 night
Ferry to Red Hook, St Thomas, Fly to Chicago O'Hare

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East End, St. Thomas

St.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): kick back and relax at Coki Point Beach, observe the fascinating underwater world at Coral World Ocean Park, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sapphire Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our East End trip planner.

Chicago, USA to East End is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to East End is 2 hours. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in January; daily highs in East End reach 84°F and lows reach 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to St. Croix.

Things to do in East End

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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St. Croix

Twin City

The largest of the U.S.
On the 11th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Fort Christiansvaern, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Buck Island Reef National Monument, and then take a pleasant ride with Paul and Jill's Equestrian Stables.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the St. Croix road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from East End to St. Croix takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of car and ferry. In January in St. Croix, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Cruz Bay.

Things to do in St. Croix

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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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.
On the 12th (Sat), look for gifts at Fabric Mill, kick back and relax at Maho Bay Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Trunk Bay Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cruz Bay travel route builder site.

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and ferry from St. Croix to Cruz Bay takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry; or ride a ferry. In January, daily temperatures in Cruz Bay can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

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U.S. Virgin Islands travel guide

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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.