Welcome to St Croix

St Croix is the Virgins' big boy – it’s more than twice the size of St Thomas – and it sports an exceptional topography spanning mountains, a spooky rainforest and a fertile coastal plain that, once upon a time, earned it the nickname ‘Garden of the Antilles’ for its sugarcane-growing prowess. Today the island is known for its scuba diving, rum making, marine sanctuary and 18th-century forts.Perhaps because St Croix... Read More

Top experiences in St Croix

St Croix activities

$79 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Taste of Twin City Food Tour

This tour begins at 10:30am near the entrance of historic Downtown Christiansted. Detailed directions to the exact tour starting location will be disclosed upon ticket purchase. Over the course of 3 hours, your guided food tasting and cultural walking tour will include 6 exclusive tastings of authentic local cuisine and a rich narrative on St Croix’s history and culture. You will dine where locals do with stops at locally owned restaurants and eateries while learning about the origins of St Croix's local foods and drinks stemmed in sustainability and agriculture. Each tour group accommodates no more than 12 people to ensure a personalized, intimate experience for each guest. The passionate and knowledgeable local guides will guide you through Downtown Christiansted with ease, sharing St Croix’s authentic dishes and drinks in the most unexpected locations. By the end of the tour, you’ll have the confidence and know how to navigate St Croix using the valuable recommendations offered from your local guide on dining and entertainment to cultural experiences and off the beaten path adventures.

$75 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Private West End Day Sail from Frederiksted

Be welcomed aboard Jolly Mon, a 63 foot former racing catamaran at the Frederiksted Pier by Captain Michael and First Mate Emily. Help raise the sails as we leave the pier (only if you want to, of course!). The destination will depend on what your group wants and on the weather; your group will be the only guests aboard, so you choose! You may select to sail for an hour or two along the Frederiksted coastline before dropping anchor in the the crystal clear waters.  Depart the cat by easily accessible stairs and snorkel, play and swim. If you snorkel, your tour guide will be Emily, a marine biologist, dive instructor and underwater photographer, adept at finding the coolest of critters from turtles, to stingrays, to fish to crabs. You may even see St. Croix’s famous shipwrecks! Some of the wrecks are in water as shallow as 20 feet, so they are easy to see from the surface. And if you are a first time snorkeler, no fear, we will teach you! Return to the boat and enjoy lunch (full day trip) or snacks (half-day trip) and complimentary beverages (the famous rum punch, beer, soda and water) and spread out on our spacious deck. Return to the water and take in the serenity of the amazing tropical waters or stay on the boat. This trip is highly customizable, so you decide! Return to the dock, happy, relaxed and full of amazing memories.

$650 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Buck Island Private Charter from St Croix

Visit Buck Island Reef National Monument, known as St. Croix's #1 attraction on this private boat charter. This tour is serviced exclusively by a 32-foot Boston Whaler, giving you the perfect day on the water. After departing from Christiansted, begin with a quick ride out to the underwater trail where your welcoming committee of tropical reef fish awaits. Snorkel until your heart's content, then head to Turtle Beach. Turtle Beach is known as one of the world's most beautiful beaches according to National Geographic. This uninhabited island is ideal for relaxing or for the more adventurous among us there is a short hike to the observation deck overlooking the barrier reef and the entire Virgin Islands on a clear day.