7 Day US Virgin Islands Charter Itinerary - St Thomas to St Thomas
Discovering the Beauty of the U.S. Virgin Islands On Board A Superyacht
Ideal for Winter Season
Comprised of St Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix, the US Virgin Islands contain an abundance of natural Caribbean beauty to soak up from the comfort of a superyacht. Enjoying an inviting climate the whole year round, the calm ocean waters and gentle winds make it a hotspot for discerning travellers. With state of the art spas, golf courses and fine restaurants, there’s more than enough to inspire visitors enjoying a week long private yacht charter vacation.
- Day 1
Setting out from St Thomas to visit Crown Bay Marina, the first day of a U.S. Virgin Islands yacht charter vacation is best spent enjoying an alfresco lunch before cruising over the Charlotte Amalie Harbor.
Once in Charlotte Amalie, it’s time to drop anchor and enjoy a swim. Getting to know the marine life which surrounds this hotspot, you might also consider getting out on a tender to get a closer look at the coastline.
- Day 2
Magens Bay Beach
Setting out for Magens Bay Beach in the morning, those on board will be treated to an array of sublime landscapes as they approach one of the most spectacular beaches in the world.
Ideal for watersports as well as relaxation, Magens Bay Beach is fringed by calm ocean which also boasts outstanding visibility. For this reason, it’s a popular spot for charter guests to equip their snorkeling gear to get acquainted with the underwater scenery. Offering a good taste of local life, there is also a Magens Bay Bar and Grill which serves up traditional Caribbean cocktails.
- Day 3
Leaving Magens Bay behind for Cruz Bay, those on board a superyacht will have the opportunity to experience turquoise blue waters and colorful coral reefs once they’re done sunning themselves on a white sand beach.
On the nearby mainland, a number of sea-side cantinas serve fresh and traditional dishes sure to entice those in search of something new. With two thirds of the island belonging to a national park, there are many nature trails to explore as well the famous Mongoose Junction.
- Day 4
Cruz Bay National Park
Devoting an entire day to the national park of Cruz Bay, a good recommendation is to rent a jeep and set out on a self-directed safari.
Taking in all of the flora and fauna which defines the natural surroundings, visitors can also take advantage of experienced tour guides who are always on hand to explain the fascinating history of the island. Following on from this trip into nature, those who arrived via superyachts can enjoy an evening cruise to the equally beautiful Francis Bay.
- Day 5
St Croix and Christiansted
After arriving at St Croix, the priority will naturally be to get amongst the open sea to enjoy some unforgettable sights and surroundings.
Following a morning spent in the water, it’s well worth taking a short cruise over to Christiansted just four hours to the south. Here, visitors are able to immerse themselves in a world of arts, music, festivals, and many other cultural activities. Very much the heart of the U.S. Virgin Islands, there are also numerous beaches to unwind on. In order to get a firm grasp of the magnificent history of the island, the two towns of Arawak and Caribe are absolute must-visit destinations.
- Day 6
Buck Island National Park
Following a fun-packed day at St Croix, a superyacht charter vacation in the U.S. Virgin Islands should then set course for the Buck Island National Park.
Populated by some truly spectacular wildlife, this national park spans almost 6 acres of ground. After enjoying their time here, charter guests should then head to the St Croix Yacht Club for some refreshments. A perfect location for enjoying a sunset, the clear skies here are ideal for stargazing.
- Day 7
Returning to St Thomas, charter guests have a last opportunity to explore the beautiful island which has won the affections of many discerning travellers.
Disembarking from their superyacht for the final time, guests have the option to soak up an altogether unique environment against a simply stunning backdrop. Of course, there’s no doubt that sat amidst the beautiful town surroundings charter guests will find themselves planning their next U.S. Virgin Islands yacht charter vacation.
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*All distances are approximate