St. Thomas

The liveliest of the US Virgin Islands, St. Thomas is 32 square miles packed with things to see, do, and explore. White-sand beaches, world-class shopping, aquamarine waters, even more shopping, mountains, historic sites, and, did you hear about the shopping? There’s duty-free, tax-free shopping for everything from gemstones and jewelry to crystal and china to linens and fragrances, with prices up to 60% less than on the US mainland.

St. Thomas

Getting Ashore

Ships dock in Charlotte Amalie, the capital of the US Virgin Islands.

Fast Fact

St. Thomas is the 2nd-largest and most populated of the US Virgin Islands.

Port Shopping

US residents enjoy a larger duty-free allowance here than on other islands. Check out downtown, Havensight Mall, and Crown Bay Center.

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Magens Bay Beach

Named one of the world’s most beautiful beaches by National Geographic and other revered publications, Magens Bay epitomizes the term “tropical paradise.”

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Skyride to Paradise Point

The best views of the harbor, Water Island, and beyond.

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Havensight Mall

With more than 100 stores and businesses offering duty-free prices on diamonds, luxury watches, handcrafted jewelry, and more, prepare for top-notch bargains.

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Historic Landmarks

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Board a 60-foot dive yacht for a scenic cruise out to the crystal-clear site of your underwater adventure. You’ll explore the depths aboard a unique underwater motor scooter called a BOSS—Breathing Observation Submersible Scooter. It allows you to get up close with colorful fish and spectacular tropical reefs, all while keeping your head dry. After your dive, you’ll have time to snorkel on the surface or sunbathe on the yacht.

Tour St. Thomas, stopping to take in the island’s spectacular views, beaches, and attractions. Enjoy free time at Magens Bay Beach to sunbathe, swim, or lounge under a swaying palm. Soak in the view at the pinnacle of the famous Mountain Top, 2,100 feet high.


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Where
Main Street, Havensight Mall, and Crown Bay Center.

What
The best duty-free shopping in the Caribbean.

Currency
The US dollar is the official currency of this US territory.


Brands in St. Thomas

Alex and Ani

Alex and Ani

ALOR

ALOR

Bomberg

Bomberg

Breitling

Breitling

Bremont

Bremont

Bulgari

Bulgari

Bulova

Bulova

Chopard

Chopard

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Jewels St. Thomas

Citizen

Citizen

Color Diamonds by Effy

Color Diamonds by Effy

Available at:

Effy Jewelry

Crown of Light

Crown of Light

Dancing Diamonds by MDG

Dancing Diamonds by MDG

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Milano Diamond Gallery

David Yurman

David Yurman

DiVersa By Effy

DiVersa By Effy

Available at:

Effy Jewelry

Effy Hematian New York

Effy Hematian New York

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Effy Jewelry

Fendi Timepieces

Fendi Timepieces

Forevermark

Forevermark

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Diamonds International

Gift Collection

Gift Collection

Gucci

Gucci

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Diamonds International

Hearts On Fire

Hearts On Fire

Available at:

Diamonds International

Hublot

Hublot

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Hublot Boutique

John Hardy

John Hardy

Kabana

Kabana

Korite Ammolite

Korite Ammolite

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Diamonds International

Le Vian

Le Vian

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Milano Diamond Gallery

MarahLago Larimar

MarahLago Larimar

Available at:

Diamonds International

Mark Henry Alexandrite

Mark Henry Alexandrite

Available at:

Milano Diamond Gallery

Philip Stein

Philip Stein

Rado

Rado

Raymond Weil

Raymond Weil

Rebecca

Rebecca

Renaissance

Renaissance

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Milano Diamond Gallery

Roberto Coin

Roberto Coin

Rolex

Rolex

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Rolex at A.H. Riise

Safi Kilima Tanzanite

Safi Kilima Tanzanite

Shinola

Shinola

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Kay’s Fine Jewelry

Swatch

Swatch

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Tissot/Swatch Store

Tag Heuer

Tag Heuer

Tissot

Tissot

TrueLove Diamonds

TrueLove Diamonds

Available at:

Effy Jewelry

Zenith

Zenith

Did You Know?

Of the 5 National Historic Landmarks in the US Virgin Islands, 3 are located on St. Thomas.