Cruising the Virgin Islands

Term Charter

Take a vacation aboard your own personal yacht.

Visit by Cruise Ship

The Virgin Islands are one of the most popular cruise ship destinations in the Caribbean.

Marinas & Anchorage Sites

There are marinas on St. Thomas and St. Croix with facilities to accommodate long term regulars, transients, mega-yachts and live-aboards.

The Virgin Islands is considered one of the finest cruising grounds in the world. Boaters unanimously agree that the sunny weather, dependable trade winds, beautiful scenery, protected anchorages and short passages between islands are a dream come true.

Cruise Ship

The biggest ships that visit the USVI are cruise ships. The Virgin Islands is one of the top cruise ship destinations in the Caribbean and Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas is considered one of the most beautiful ports of call. Ships currently visit St. Thomas and St. John. More →

Marinas

Marinas

Pleasure boat owners will find the Virgin Islands to be a boater’s paradise. While cruising through the Caribbean, plan to stop for a few days, weeks or a couple months in the Virgin Islands! There are marinas on St. Croix and St. Thomas and marine companies are available for fuel servicing, provisioning, repairs and other services. St. Croix, St. Thomas, St. John and Water Island will provide rest and relaxation. More →

Yacht Charters

Term Charters

Looking for a more personal cruise vacation in the Virgin Islands? Look no further than a term charter! A term charter vacation in the Virgin Islands combines the atmosphere of a Caribbean cruise and the quality and service of an exclusive resort into an experience that is better than both! Chartering a sailboat, catamaran or yacht is unquestionably a fantastic way to explore the islands. More →

News & Stories

Fort Christian, St. Thomas

In the capital of the Virgin Islands, Charlotte Amalie, stands a large fort and if its walls could talk what a history it would tell. Fort Christian is the oldest standing structure in the Virgin Islands; it has stood as a sentry overlooking the Charlotte Amalie Harbor for over 300 years. Fort Christian might tell tales of the Danish militia that were stationed at the fort, of settlers being required to attend religious gatherings at the fort and of governors that resided within the fort’s walls! More →

Magens Bay Watershed Preserve

Magens Bay, part of a public park located on the north side of St. Thomas, is well known to both residents and visitors. In fact it is the most popular beach on the island. The majority of beach goers head to Magens Bay to enjoy the beautiful long stretch of white sand and the calm crystal clear water. Sitting on the shore their eyes gaze out at the ocean, the small island in the distance and the verdant hills on either side of the bay. More →

Top Planning Sections

Cruise Ship FAQ's

Cell Phones, Climate, Currency

Find answers to your questions

Getting Around / Dock Info

Dock Info, Ferry Schedule, Taxi Rates

Marinas in the Virgin Islands

There are marinas on St. Thomas and St. Croix with facilities to accommodate long term regulars, transients, mega-yachts and live-aboards.

Bareboat or Full Crew

Sailing or Motor Yacht

If you or someone in your group is an experienced skipper then you can try a bareboat charter and sail the boat yourself.



St. Thomas U.S. Virgin Islands

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Event Calendar

Saturday July 4th, 2015

St. John Festival
4:00am | St. John, St. John National Park
Tel: (340) 690-1725

Sunday July 5th, 2015

St. John Festival
12:00pm | St. John, Cruz Bay Beachfront

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