Charlotte Amalie Vacation Packages
Charlotte Amalie has shops, markets and historic attractions aplenty to entertain the throngs of cruise ship passengers who disembark here daily. Get quality Caribbean liquor at affordable prices, ride the tramway to the top of Flag Hill and scour the seas for pirates from historic Blackbeard’s Castle.
This idyllic waterfront town has a warm, welcoming atmosphere. Sip fruity cocktails at one of the busy bars by the pier. Make the most of the great shopping scene. Head to Main Street or to Havensight Mall, a 10-minute drive east from town. Explore more than 60 shops here, selling fine liquor, designer clothes and perfume at duty-free prices.
Step aboard the Skyride to Paradise Point, which carries passengers more than 700 feet (213 meters) above sea level to the summit of Flag Hill. Try to spot your hotel or cruise ship during the journey. From the top, stunning vistas stretch out below.
Back on ground level, stroll north from the center of town up Government Hill to Blackbeard’s Castle. Built by the Danish in 1678, this stone tower was used as a military lookout point. The pirate ships that once troubled the town are no longer around although yachts and ships still navigate through the harbor below.
Wander over to St. Thomas Synagogue. Inside, this serene structure features exquisite mahogany furnishings and an unusual sand-covered floor.
Charlotte Amalie has excellent restaurants with many of the best establishments located in Frenchtown on the west side. Find small restaurants serving succulent fresh fish among the brightly painted houses.
Choose from a range of hotels and resorts here to suit all budgets. Many visitors arrive in Charlotte Amalie by boat, but others come via Cyril E. King Airport, just a 10-minute drive west of town.
Accommodation in Charlotte Amalie
Checking out Expedia's Charlotte Amalie hotel page provides a great way to book a comfortable hotel in Charlotte Amalie that best suits your needs.
Two of the more luxurious Charlotte Amalie stays are the Marriott's Frenchman's Cove, at 7338 Estate Bakkeroe, and the Lindbergh Bay Hotel and Villas, at 70-C Lindbergh Bay. The Marriott Frenchman's Reef and Morning Star Beach Resort, 5 Estate Bakkeroe, and the Emerald Beach Resort, 8070 Lindbergh Bay, are two other Expedia-listed hotel options