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 feeling the wind on your face as you move along, you're in luck -- there is an agency that can help you. For more in formation concerning bike and scooter rentals, navigate to this page.
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.
You'll find several dive operators and at least 9 interesting dive sites to choose from. Visit this page concerning scuba diving in this area if you want to find out more details.
If you're vacationing with some shopping fanatics they might enjoy browsing some of the 21 retail stores in the area. Click here to check out our page regarding shopping in Frederiksted and nearby.
Most visitors spend some time exploring the sights and sounds of daily life in Frederiksted. The area's sights include historic sites and a distillery. Nature enthusiasts will probably have fun visiting the outdoor park and botanical garden. Follow this link to view our page about area sightseeing and attractions.
Information about a firm that will help you enjoy some local sightseeing can be found here:
|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 exploring an underwater world sounds appealing you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Frederiksted. For more in-depth coverage of snorkeling, visit this page, about possibilities for snorkeling.
Information about a few other activities can be seen in the following table.
|Cane Bay Frederiksted||Snorkeling Equipment Rental Service||(340) 772-0715||Central Frederiksted|
|N2 The Blue||Snorkeling Tour Operator||(340) 772-3483||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||0.6 mi. North of Central Frederiksted|
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