The largest of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Croix is a beautiful island with a complex past and alluring attractions. Forts and remnants of sugar plantations attest to the island’s Dutch colonial era, as do the colorful Dutch-built structures in Christiansted.
Underwater reefs rich with corals, sponges, and schools of tropical fish lure snorkelers and divers. You can kayak where Columbus made landfall, walk among fragrant blooms and lush foliage at a botanical garden, and stroll and swim at glorious beaches.
Enjoy these 13 exciting things to do in St. Croix.