Colonial St. Thomas & Shopping Shore Excursion Detail
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  • 2.5/5 Stars.
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Port: St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Approx. Duration: 3 hours
Adult Pricing: $44*
Child Pricing: $34*

*Prices vary by sail date.

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Cultural/Educational:
  • 2.0/5
Cultural:
  • 2.25/5
Entertaining:
  • 1.75/5
Historical:
  • 2.75/5
If you enjoy history, scenic beauty and duty-free shopping in the Caribbean - this tour is for you! Enjoy your ride along Skyline Drive offering breathtaking island views. Explore Blackbeard's Castle and other historic treasures in Kongen's Quarter and then indulge your passion for shopping.
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Colonial St. Thomas & Shopping

If you enjoy history, scenic beauty and duty-free shopping in the Caribbean, this tour is for you! Start with a with a ride along Skyline Drive offering breathtaking down island views of the Caribbean Sea, Magen’s Bay and Charlotte Amalie Harbor. Continue on to the "Williamsburg of the Caribbean", site of the world famous 17th century Blackbeard’s Castle and step back into the age of the Caribbean pirates. Explore the surrounding Kongens Quarter, the former center of Danish colonial enterprise and visit several national landmark properties and historic colonial manor houses set on approximately 5 acres of grounds and date back to the late 1600’s. Historic structures include the world famous Blackbeard’s Castle and former manor houses Britannia House, Crown House, Haagensen House and Hotel 1829, all listed in the National Register of Historic Places.


See the world’s largest collection of life-sized pirate sculptures, crafted in copper and bronze, the world’s most extensive collection of authentic handmade West Indian Mahogany furniture and the ruins of the 17th century McDougal-Pedersen Estate. Lush tropical gardens, terraces and fountains, as well as St. Thomas’ unique and famous step street, known as the 99 Steps, add to the splendor of the settings. Enjoy the swimming pools on the property and visit the amazing Caribbean World Amber Museum. At the completion of your visit it’s just steps to Main Street to indulge your passion for the great recommended shopping in St. Thomas.


Note: Tour participants responsible for return transportation from downtown shopping district. Taxis are readily available.
Activity Level
  • 2.5/5 Stars.
(4 Reviews)
Write a Review
Port: St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
Approx. Duration: 3 hours
Adult Pricing: $44*
Child Pricing: $34*

*Prices vary by sail date.

rollover for activity details:
Cultural/Educational:
  • 2.0/5
Cultural:
  • 2.25/5
Entertaining:
  • 1.75/5
Historical:
  • 2.75/5

  1. Tours with this activity level involve walking over relatively level terrain, possibly some cobblestone, gravel, or a few steps. Comfortable shoes are recommended.

  2. Tours with this activity level involve a considerable amount of physical activity such as substantial walking over cobblestone streets, uneven or steep terrain, climbing stairs, or extended periods of standing. Not recommended for guests with physical limitations. Comfortable, sturdy shoes are recommended.

  3. Tours with this activity level involve physical exertion for extended periods of time; can involve uneven or steep terrain or swimming in a light current. Recommended only for physically fit and adventurous travelers.