The U.S. Virgin Islands is an impressive destination to explore year-round with St. John often capturing the hearts and imaginations of visitors who have experienced the lush tropical foliage and pristine beaches the island offers up willingly. If you have to pick the perfect time to plan a St. John getaway, spring should be on the list of options with its warm, mild weather and significantly reduced crowds as compared to the bustling winter months. Once you book your plane ticket and reserve your Cimmaron St. John vacation home, the itinerary for your St. John activities takes priority. Here are the top five things to do in St. John this spring to ensure a beautiful and unforgettable vacation.
Sail with Calypso and Bad Kitty
The essence of a trip to St. John truly lies in the sea and a private charter to explore the stunning waters is a highlight of any springtime trip. Indulge in a private tour of the beautiful waters surrounding St. John and nearby islands by hopping aboard the Calypso catamaran for a leisurely half-day or full-day tour that includes snorkeling stops. Guests looking for a more comprehensive trip that travels at breathtaking speeds can choose to book the Bad Kitty, a vessel designed to glide seamlessly over the waves. For a romantic take on a wonderful time, choose a sunset tour for the best of the day and night in St. John.
Book a Power Boat Experience with Palm Tree Charters
Take to the beautiful blue sea alongside a highly experienced captain when you book a power boat trip with Palm Tree Charters out of Cruz Bay. An icon of speed, comfort and customized sailing in St. John since 2005, guests can customize cruises that include anywhere from two to five stops across the US and British Virgin Islands. Let your captain know if you’re just along for the ride or are hoping to do some serious snorkeling along the way. With a fleet of two Glacier Bay power catamarans, guests will enjoy a swift, smooth and stylish ride around the islands. Guests staying with Cimmaron St. John should be sure to ask about the exclusive specialty discount available when booking a cruise.
Cruise with Cruz Bay Water Sports
For visitors with a passion for variety, Cruz Bay Water Sports offers up the ultimate menu of water-based excursions not to be missed. Take an hour and a half of your day to hop aboard a luxurious catamaran and enjoy a sunset sail around St. John complete with a glass of Champagne. If the Baths of Virgin Gorda call to you, choose to book a spot on one of Cruz Bay Water Sports Express Cruisers and find yourself winding through natural wonders in no time. At 60-feet in length, guests will enjoy a stylish journey on the Express Cruiser that offers up spectacular views and drops off at wonderful snorkeling destinations. When the adventure comes to a close, the onboard open bar ensures the day ends on a tasty note.
Snag Your Snorkel Gear at St. John Beach Bum
Those seeking a springtime snorkeling extravaganza will want to be sure to add St. John Beach Bum to their list of essential destinations. This one-stop-shop is the ultimate establishment when you’re looking for high-quality snorkeling rental gear. Providing guests with a vast collection of masks, snorkels and fins means there’s no need to overpack when you’re planning for your island getaway. Complete gear sets are available for those who keep convenience as a top priority. Let the team of experts help fit you with gear that will get you out on the water in no time.
World Class Anglers and Island Flavor
Those with a passion for casting a line will want to take advantage of a private fishing charter with World Class Anglers. Accompanied by an experienced captain, you’ll make your way around the plentiful waters of St. John in search of the next great catch. There’s no need to be an expert before you head out as your captain is ready to share a wealth of knowledge about the marine life that occupy these stunning waters as well as strategic fishing spots. Providing vessels that can accommodate up to six passengers at a time, it is well worth your while to end your day of fishing with a delicious stop at Island Flavor. Request a stop in St. Thomas for a taste of authentic Caribbean fare that is served up buffet-style and is sure to please the entire group! Cimmaron St. John guest will enjoy the added benefit of a culinary discount!
Stay and Savor the Springtime Getaway
The team at Cimmaron St. John knows what it takes to make your island getaway amazing. Let us book you a beautiful vacation rental that comes with the awe-inspiring amenities you want and the luxurious details you deserve. Customized to taste and style, our properties bring you the best of island living while keeping you close to the fun. Contact us today to start planning your next St. John adventure!