Search
Hotel Deals
date_range
date_range
map
Map &
Directions
mode_edit
Write a Tip
chevron_left
 
chevron_right

Top Tours

 
St John Snorkeling Cruise to Cruz Bay from St Thomas
"Your tour begins at Compass Point Marina on the southeastern end of St Thomas where you’ll meet your captain for your full-day cruise. Hop aboard the comfortable 32-foot (10-meter) power catamaran and head east across Pillsbury Sound to St John.Travel along the island’s north coast — most of which is part of Virgin Islands National Park — past several bays like Hawksnest Bay Trunk Bay and Cinnamon Bay. When you reach your first stop Waterlemon Cay put on the provided snorkeling equipment and jump into the clear turquoise water for a snorkel on the coral reef.Return to the boat and cruise back west to Maho Bay for another snorkel — this time with sea turtles — and then visit Whistling Cay f
From $225.00
 
Reef and Turtle Discovery Tour
"Your adventure starts with transportation from your St. Thomas hotel or cruise ship port and takes you with your guide kayaking over crystal clear waters to an amazing location where you will snorkel in two locations - once with sea turtles and once over familiarize you with your gear and assist you onto your kayak and out on the water guiding you to a picturesque white sand beach and use of a chaise lounge chair.  After a cold drink and a light snack your snorkel guide will provide snorkeling gear and give you a short introduction on how to use it (beginner snorkelers welcome). They will then lead you on an exciting adventure swimming with sea turtles. After swimming with the sea turtles it is time to relax and enjoy a delicious lunch at outdoor restaurant right on the beach.  The restaurant has a canopy shaded eating area and many options including vegetarian and gluten free. After your break your guide will lead you out to snorkel where you will you will see an abundance of tropical fish over a pristine reef full of colorful corals sponges and sea fans.As the tour comes to an end kayakers will be assisted by their guide back onto the kayaks. The ocean current will help you on the return trip to our base where transportation will be waiting to take you back to your cruise ship or hotel. The total time of this excursion is
From $139.00
 
Culebra Day Trip by Catamaran from Fajardo
"At 9:30am depart for Culebra from Puerto del Rey in Fajardo aboard a speedy wave-piercing power catamaran – Caribe Spirit Island Flyer or Eco Isleño – and get ready to explore some of the most beautiful out-of-the-way spots in the Caribbean! Lounge comfortably on deck as the power cat takes you on a smooth ride in a fraction of the time. Enjoy piña coladas rum punch soda juice or iced tea from the bar as you take in gorgeous views of the Cordillera Islands.After an approximate 50-minute cruise
From $114.00

More Off The Beaten Path in U. S. Virgin Islands

Caroline (pronounced...

Caroline (pronounced Car-o-line) Gasperri is the owner of this working cattle ranch. She is a wonderful host whenever we visit.
bdbrewer's Profile Photo
bdbrewer
Aug 25, 2002

Visiting our friends at Castle...

Visiting our friends at Castle Nugent Ranch. Here we are getting together for some wine, cheese, Italian music, and good conversation.
bdbrewer's Profile Photo
bdbrewer
Aug 25, 2002

When Caroline's Italian...

When Caroline's Italian husband died, she decided to decorate an old chapel on the Ranch. The main house was just too big for her and had too many memories of her late husband.
bdbrewer's Profile Photo
bdbrewer
Aug 25, 2002

There are several residences...

There are several residences on Castle Nugent. All are owned by Caroline. The curator of a museum on St Croix lives in this house and it is filled with antiques.
bdbrewer's Profile Photo
bdbrewer
Aug 25, 2002

When my children were small...

When my children were small we spent many days in the Virgin Islands until a kidney stone forced me home. Here is my son watching a bird at a shop on St. Croix.
BluecatCanoe's Profile Photo
BluecatCanoe
Aug 25, 2002

Map of the hiking trails of...

Map of the hiking trails of St. John. If you click on this map it will enlarge enough so you can see the trails quite well.
Amiga's Profile Photo
Amiga
Aug 25, 2002
 
 
Sponsored Listings

Sail and swim with dolphins....

Sail and swim with dolphins. This one was playing next to our boat on the north side of Tortola. You'll only get this on a small boat, I think.
mrsibf's Profile Photo
mrsibf
Aug 24, 2002

Popular Cities in U. S. Virgin Islands

Cities

Charlotte Amalie

St. Thomas
View More
Cities

Christiansted

St. Croix
View More
Cities

Frederiksted

St. Croix
View More
Cities

Saint John

St. John
View More

Top Hotels in U. S. Virgin Islands

Hotels
8070 Lindberg Bay, St Thomas, VI 00802
Show Prices
Hotels
Estate Davis Bay, P.O. Box 3031, St. Croix, 00851, Caribbean
Show Prices
Hotels
7338 Estate Bakkeroe, Charlotte Amalie, Caribbean
Show Prices
Hotels
Gallows Bay, PO Box 25200, Christiansted, St. Croix, 00824, Caribbean
Show Prices
Hotels
442 Strand Street, Frederiksted, St. Croix, 00840, Caribbean
Show Prices
Hotels
3A Cruz Bay, P.O. Box 58, Cruz Bay, St. John, 00831, Caribbean
Show Prices

Top Things to Do in U. S. Virgin Islands

Things to Do

Old Danish Customs House

The Old Danish Customs House was constructed in 1734 as a one story building for a book keeper. The stairs and second floor was added later. The customs house was part of a staged process. ...
View More
Things to Do

Eliza James-McBean Clock Tower

Eliza James-McBean was a promanant business woman who contributed to the culture and traditions of the Virgin Islands. She lived to be 105 years old! The clock tower sits next to Frederiksted Fort...
View More
Things to Do

Monk’s Bath Tidal Pools

Monk’s Bath Tidal Pools is interesting but do not go exactly at low tide as the water is too low and many of the pools will not have much water. This coastline is about the most rugged terrain I've...
View More
Things to Do

Paradise Point Sky Ride

There are 3 cars and they each take 8 people. They have a kind of bench that you can lean against but is too high and too narrow to sit. We were in the middle car, and it was very hot and also hard to...
View More
Things to Do

Steeple Building Museum

The Steeple Building Museum was originally the Lord God of Sabaoth Lutheran Church built in 1753. Currently, the Steeple Building is operated by the National Park Service as a museum. Inside is...
View More
Things to Do

Estate Whim Plantation Museum

We went to Whim Plantation on the way back from our run to the airport (to see how long it took). We parked and got the scooter out. The scooter does OK on grass (if short) and gravel but when I left...
View More

Top 5 U. S. Virgin Islands Writers

catalysta's Profile Photo

catalysta

"Welcome to the Three Virgins"
View Member
Sophie1980's Profile Photo

Sophie1980

"St Thomas, US Virgin Islands"
View Member
monica71's Profile Photo

monica71

"My vacation in St Thomas, St Croix, St John"
View Member

zChris

"zChris' Virgin Islands"
View Member
Corinneao's Profile Photo

Corinneao

"St. Croix and St. Thomas"
View Member