Cruise Ship Schedule - Arrival Information
Cruise Ship Passengers!
Get ready for
a day packed full of fun! St Croix in the US Virgin Islands
is a traveler’s paradise and a wonderful port of call for
cruise ships. You will enjoy the fact that you don’t have
to battle large crowds to enjoy the St. Croix experience,
as there is usually just one cruise ship in port at a time.
Once you step from the ship onto land, a multitude of St.
Croix activities will be found. Yes, St. Croix has something
for everyone on a cruise ship visiting St. Croix!
ship will dock at the recently renovated waterfront of
the smaller of the two main towns on the island. This quaint
town provides a beautiful setting with many restored and
un-restored, historical buildings, historic Fort Frederik,
beautiful sandy beaches and much
more. There will be many vendors on the waterfront selling
island art, crafts, jewelry and of course T-shirts! From
Frederiksted you can enjoy several island tours and close
to town you can enjoy several beaches and beach bars. You
may also want to take a
taxi into historic
downtown Christiansted, the former capitol of the US Virgin
Islands. U.S. citizens visiting St. Croix can take advantage
of the most generous duty free allowance in the Caribbean...$1,600
per person! Click
here for more duty free shopping information.
Click below for a St. Croix
Cruise Ship Calendar
Cruise Ship Visits: “The
Island is Beautiful"
by Carol Buchanan
to read article)
Things To Do While
Visiting St. Croix
There are many fun St. Croix
tours to enjoy.
Tour the Cruzan Rum factory and learn about
the process of making this tasty drink and don’t
forget the samples at the end of the tour (of
course you must be at least 18 to drink!). A
tour of the
is a great way to step back in time to see how
sugar cane was processed. Get of glimpse of
what life was like in the 1800s as you tour
through the restored great house and old slave
quarters. If eco-tourism is more to your liking,
you can view beautiful St. Croix flora and fauna
St. George Botanical Gardens while strolling
by interesting plantation ruins or take in a
hike through the
rainforest. You can explore the island
by car, following the
St. Croix Heritage Trail, a 72-mile driving
tour that connects our Caribbean island's historic
sites and attractions and includes many significant
A visit to St. Croix’s Historic Harbor town
Christiansted is also a highlight. One of
the finest, intact examples of old Danish architecture,
this town offers historical sites, forts, great
duty free shopping,
sumptuous restaurants, and more.
If you feel like some activity is in order,
how about our land and
A day on one of our three
golf courses will challenge you while you
take in the breathtaking scenery. There are
diving companies that will take you to the
sites around St. Croix. Jet ski tours and
sailing tours are also a great way to spend
the day. A sail to
Buck Island and its underwater snorkeling
trail on a catamaran is a must!
is another exciting activity, as the Caribbean
waters are full of Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Wahoo and
other delicious fish.
If relaxing is more your speed (or should we
say lack of speed), you'll find numerous beautiful
beaches where you
can lay around, take in the sun and St. Croix's
Cane Bay Beach is just one of the many locations
on St. Croix that offers awesome swimming, diving,
horseback riding. You can also enjoy several
waterfront beach bars while visiting Cane Bay.
These are just some of the fun activities on
the island of St. Croix. So take a tour, go
to the rainforest, jump in the water, or just
lie around as you sip on your favorite concoction.
Whatever you do, you will soon discover that
one day on St. Croix is just not enough . In
fact, we won’t be surprised if you decide soon
after your visit that you’ll just have to come
back again to experience more of the beautiful
island of St Croix!