Slightly less developed than the other major settlement on the island of St. Croix, Frederiksted is noted for its waterfront shopping district. Sightseeing will allow visitors to tour a rum factory, botanical garden, cultural museum and historic church; while if you head down to the shore you will hardly have trouble participating in watersports like sailing, fishing, and diving.
If you like the idea of sightseeing at a more leisurely pace, you're in luck -- there is an agency that can help. Go to this article concerning bike and scooter rentals if you'd like to discover more information.
Known for its surperb offering of column coral, Frederiksted is a popular choice for divers seeking the same quiet feel of Coral Bay, while still keeping the amenities of Charlotte Amalie. Also note that diving right of the pier can be great practice for beginning divers.
There are 4 dive services and at least 9 different dive sites to choose from. To read a more detailed discussion of diving opportunities in this area check out this page.
If you're an avid golfer you may realize Frederiksted isn't exactly paved with golf greens from end to end. Still, the area does have a golf course. The only course in the area is Carambola Beach Golf Club. To read more about golf courses throughout St. Croix, go to this page.
If you have some people who love to shop traveling with you, they'll be interested to know that at least 21 retailers are located in this area. Follow this link to check out our extended discussion of shopping in Frederiksted and nearby.
You should plan on spending some time soaking in the sights, sounds and culture of Frederiksted. Among other sights, the area has historic sites and a distillery. Nature enthusiasts will frequently have a pleasant time visiting the outdoor park and botanical garden. To learn more about area sightseeing attractions, go to this page.
Review the table below to learn more about a firm that will help you have a great time sightseeing.
|CHANT Tours||Nature Tourism Service||(340) 719-5455||Central Frederiksted|
|Iron Horse Tours||Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(340) 514-6388||1.4 mi. South-Southeast of Central Frederiksted|
If you enjoy looking at fish you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Frederiksted. To get more information about local snorkeling opportunities, click here.
The following table offers a few details concerning other activities.
|Horseback Riding Site||(340) 513-4873||5.5 mi. Northeast of Central Frederiksted|
|Paul And Jill's Stable||Horseback Riding Site||(340) 772-2880||1.9 mi. North of Central Frederiksted|
|Sporting Event Venue||--||0.4 mi. North of Central Frederiksted|
|Watersports Operator||(340) 227-0682||0.5 mi. North of Central Frederiksted|
|West End Watersports||Jet Ski Rental Service||(340) 277-8295||1.3 mi. North of Central Frederiksted|
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