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St. Thomas Flyboarding

Excite your vacation with our sports!

Come Flyboard at one of the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean! Fly 35 feet above the crystal blue waters, dive like a dolphin, or even try a backflp or two! Our certified instructors will get you up and flying in as little as 10 or 15 minutes, and will coach you along as you try the latest moves.

We also offer a variety of other fun water sports, activities, and services to make your vacation a trip of a lifetime! Activities such as Stand Up Paddleboarding, Kayaking, Snorkeling, and many others are also available. Stop by the Island Beachcomber for lunch or a cocktail and stay for the day! Activities and adventures for everyone in the family.

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Attractions Churches St Thomas

Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral

Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral
20-21A Kronprindsens Gade
Charlotte Amalie, VI 00802
Phone: 340-774-0201

Charlotte Amalie is the capital and largest city on the island of Saint Thomas of the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Sts. Peter and Paul Cathedral is the principal church of the Diocese of Saint Thomas.
The Cathedral is a beautiful Spanish cathedral style building with many murals. It is currently undergoing restoration.

Saints Peter and Paul offers complimentary guided tours to guests visiting St. Thomas. Call the Church at 1 340-774-0201 for further information.

Historic Dates from the Cathedral web site:
1666 First Danish settlers arrive on St. Thomas
1773 Danish King officially sanctions Catholic church
1802 first Catholic church building purchased from Danish Crown
1804 fire destroys the church
1806 new building was consecrated and named after the two apostles
Ss. Peter & Paul
1828 first building on present site completed with altar facing East
1837 a severe hurricane destroys much of the building
1848 present building consecrated
1960 Pope John XXIII created the Prelature of the Virgin Islands with
the Church of Ss Peter & Paul as the Cathedral parish
1977 Prelature raised to the Diocese of St. Thomas in the Virgin Islands
2004 Capital Campaign to restore and refurbish Ss Peter & Paul Cathedral begins

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Attractions St Thomas

Magic Ice

Magic Ice is a permanent ice gallery in the world that presents the history of the Caribbean islands. The gallery is located in a 10,000 sq feet old warehouse, with walls and sculptures made of transparent ice.

This is world class ice art. 16 artists from different parts of the world have created “art below zero” at Magic Ice. They are famous artists, not only within the field of ice carving, but also painting, and sculpting in sand and stone. They have taken part in many ice art competitions all over the world and have received several awards.

Snow and ice art embrace various means of expression such as sculpture, installation art, scenography, landart and architecture, indoors and out. Enhance your enjoyment of this by exploring the incredibly varied forms of expression created by snow and ice.

Magic Ice expresses this bond between Man and Nature in a unique way, forming an arena among ice crystals, authenticity and purity.

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Attractions St Thomas

Zip Line St. Thomas

Zip Line St. Thomas. It’s new here in St. Thomas and has been taking pre-opening groups by reservation only. Now, for future reference, you will ALWAYS need a reservation when wanting to go Zip Lining here in St. Thomas. They take manageable numbers of people up in groups and each group will zip from platform to platform. They call it a Tree Limin’ Experience.

Their exhilarating zip line course is designed by a world renowned ACCT certified instructor.  It sits high in the rainforest of St. Peter Mountain. So expect the most unbelieveable views that will absolutely take your breath away. You will see views of Magen’s Bay, Jost Van Dyke, Tortola, St. John and more…right from the numerous platforms you will zip to.

 

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Land & Sea Tours Virgin Islands

Explore the mountainous Island of Tortola in the British Virgin Islands to include a stop at Skyworld for panoramic views of all the Virgins from Puerto Rico to Anegada. As you proceed through this tour, your driver will provide local folklore while winding along the many mountain ridges and scenic outlooks on your way to a relaxed, seaside restaurant. Visit website for other tour destinations.

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Attractions St Thomas

Coral World Ocean Park

Experience the beauty and magic of life under and above the Caribbean Sea. Stay dry while gazing into the ocean from 15 feet under in our Undersea Observatory or take the plunge “moon-walking” through ocean gardens with Sea Trek. See tiny seahorses, giant lobsters, scorpion fish and other fascinating sea life. Get in the swim with our playful Sea Lions. Enjoy the sounds and colors of our Rainbow Lorikeets or hand feed these sociable birds.

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Attractions St Thomas

Virgin Islands Ecotours

Our two great locations offers two and a half, three, and five hour daily Kayak, Hike & Snorkel Adventures by professional and knowledgeable Guides. Explore the Historic Hassel Island, Fort Willoughby, The Garrison house, Creque Marine Railway, Fort Shipley and snorkeling along a coral reef at Garden Beach. Also visit Cas Cay in the Mangrove Wildlife Sanctuary & Marine Preserve. Mangrove Lagoon is home to sea turtles, sting rays, pelicans, egrets, flora, fauna, breathtaking views and volcanic cliffs with a rare geologic blow hole.

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Attractions Events St Thomas Weddings

Great House

Botanical Gardens, Nature Trail, Weddings, Receptions, Parties, Gatherings, and Corporate Events. The Great House property comprises a total of 20,000 square feet under beautiful pastel tiled roofs offering a variety of special areas to accommodate large and small weddings, events and special occasions. Our air-conditioned banquet halls can seat up to 500 guests! For more information regarding our catering and event services please go to our website.