6 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

6 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

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6 days in U.S. Virgin Islands Itinerary

Start: Des Moines
+2
Fly + Drive + ferry:  17​h
1
Cruz Bay, St. John
— 2 nights
+3
ferry + Drive + Fly + Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
St. Croix
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Des Moines

2
nights
Cruz Bay, St. John

Cruz Bay ©
The gateway to the island of Saint John, Cruz Bay represents the island's largest town, port, and commercial center.
Visit Trunk Bay and Maho Beach for some beach relaxation. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Diamonds International and Bamboo Studio. Get out of town with these interesting Cruz Bay side-trips: Magens Bay (in Magens Bay), East End (Sapphire Beach & Scuba & Snorkeling) and Coki Point Beach (in Smith Bay).

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cruz Bay trip planner.

Des Moines, USA to Cruz Bay is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Des Moines to Cruz Bay. Traveling from Des Moines in February, things will get much hotter in Cruz Bay: highs are around 84°F and lows about 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to St. Croix.

Things to do in Cruz Bay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

East End, Trunk Bay, Magens Bay, Bamboo Studio, Diamonds International
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Diamonds International ©
Diamonds International
Trunk Bay ©
Trunk Bay
Magens Bay ©
Magens Bay

2
nights
St. Croix

St. Croix ©
The largest of the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fort Christiansvaern, then look for all kinds of wild species at Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge, then get engrossed in the history at Fort Frederik, and finally see the interesting displays at Estate Whim Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the St. Croix journey planner.

Do a combination of ferry, car, and flight from Cruz Bay to St. Croix in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, car, and flight; or do a combination of ferry, flight, and car. In March, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 72°F. You'll set off for home on the 3rd (Tue).

Things to do in St. Croix

Museums Parks Wildlife
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Fort Christiansvaern ©
Fort Christiansvaern
Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge ©
Fort Frederik ©
Fort Frederik

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