Explore St. Thomas: Top 30 Must-Visit Attractions in the U.S. Virgin IslandsYour vacation is booked and now you are wondering about sightseeing and what to do in St. Thomas? You can explore some of the parks and reserves on a kayak excursion or a nature hike. You can learn about the fascinating marine animals at Coral World or take the tramway to Paradise Point for amazing views of the harbor.
Embrace the Island's Beauty and HistoryBeautiful vistas are plentiful, and an island drive makes seeing them easy. Head to the hills on St. Thomas for stunning views from Mountain Top or Drakes seat; alternatively, indulge in the charm of the capital Charlotte Amalie. The town is filled with history. There are old churches, historic houses, watch towers and Fort Christian! Visit popular areas like Frenchtown and Red Hook for a lunch break, or a stroll. There are small history museums, art galleries, a genealogy library, pirate museum and more. Find some of our favorite attractions around St. Thomas below.
If you’re looking for a truly unique and exciting boat tour, be sure to come experience the VI’s first Cycleboat. It’s a boat, a bike and a bar, all in one! We offer two tours, and a sunset cruise. Our 2-hour tour travels along the Charlotte Amalie Harbor where you’ll take in the beautiful sights while listening to your favorite party tunes and enjoying our fresh Rum Punch. Our 3-hour trip to Water Island allows you to swim, snorkel, eat lunch and bar hop. The boat holds 16 people. Book a seat today or rent the entire boat. DRINK. PEDAL. PARTY! with St. Thomas Cycleboats.
Spend the day at Coral World Ocean Park, one of St. Thomas's Greatest Attractions. Get up close and personal with the beauty and magic of Caribbean marine life in a stunning setting. View life on a coral reef from the unique Underwater Observation Tower. Hand feed a stingray or a rainbow lorikeet! There are several gift shops, cafes, and shower facilities. Exciting activities include Dolphin Swim, Sea Lion Swim, Shark Encounter, Sea Trek and SNUBA. Located next to Coki Beach. Visit our website or FB page for more information.
Soar through the rainforest on a 2 ½ hour zipline canopy tour starting with a wild ride to the top of St Peter Mountain. Take in the breathtaking views of Magens Bay and the BVI’s from 8 aerial platforms, fly high above the forest on six exhilarating ziplines and soak up the sun on our two incredible skybridges as your ACCT trained guides lead you through this experience of a lifetime! The grand finale is the world famous Yo-Yo zip. It’s the only of its kind in the Caribbean. It allows you to travel backwards and forwards on the same line delivering the ultimate zip trip!