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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St Thomas Ocean Shore Mountain Landscape
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Make a Splash on St. Thomas

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Panoramic Views of Paradise

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Historic Landmarks

Of the five National Historic Landmarks in the U.S.V.I., three are located on St. Thomas. The St. Thomas Synagogue, just a few blocks off Main Street,...

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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

Bomberg

Bomberg

Bremont

Bremont

Bulgari

Bulgari

Bulova

Bulova

Cartier

Cartier

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Diamonds International

Citizen

Citizen

Available at:

Kay’s Fine Jewelry

Crown of Light

Crown of Light

Dancing Diamonds by MDG

Dancing Diamonds by MDG

Available at:

Milano Diamond Gallery

Danyal Paraiba

Danyal Paraiba

DiVersa By Effy

DiVersa By Effy

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Effy Jewelry

Divina Yellow Diamonds

Divina Yellow Diamonds

Available at:

Milano Diamond Gallery

Effy Hematian New York

Effy Hematian New York

Available at:

Effy Jewelry

Ernst Benz

Ernst Benz

Fendi Timepieces

Fendi Timepieces

Forevermark

Forevermark

Available at:

Diamonds International

Gift Collection

Gift Collection

Gucci

Gucci

Available at:

Diamonds International

Hublot

Hublot

John Hardy

John Hardy

Available at:

Diamonds International

Kabana

Kabana

Korite Ammolite

Korite Ammolite

Lauren G. Adams

Lauren G. Adams

Available at:

Diamonds International

Le Vian

Le Vian

Available at:

Milano Diamond Gallery

MarahLago Larimar

MarahLago Larimar

Available at:

Diamonds International

Mark Henry Alexandrite

Mark Henry Alexandrite

Available at:

Milano Diamond Gallery

Movado

Movado

Philip Stein

Philip Stein

Rado

Rado

Available at:

Rado Boutique

Rebecca

Rebecca

Rolex

Rolex

Available at:

Rolex at A.H. Riise

Safi Kilima Tanzanite

Safi Kilima Tanzanite

Shinola

Shinola

Available at:

Kay’s Fine Jewelry

Wolf

Wolf

Zenith

Zenith

Did You Know?

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