St. Thomas, USVI
St. Thomas is the gateway isle of the U.S. Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. Known for it's known for its beaches and snorkeling, St. Thomas is a popular cruise port. There is a lot of history in St. Thomas that you can experience from just walking around, including a 1679 watchtower called Blackbeard’s Castle, in reference to the area’s pirate history, and 17th-century Fort Christian that is now a local-history museum. In port you'll also find a wide variety of great dining and shopping options.
When you're in port ...
According to Carnival Cruise Lines, here are the Top 7 things to do while in port:
The Skyride aerial tram offers panoramic views of the island
Coral World, a marine theme park with an underwater observatory, touch tanks and guided dives.
Magens Bay Beach has calm, clear waters.
The most popular activities in St. Thomas include kayaking, sailing, sportfishing, horseback riding and scuba diving at sites like Cow and Calf Rocks.