Columbus Landing Site

As the only place in the United States that Christopher Columbus actually was, this site is a popular attraction among Americans, especially those interested in history. This is also the site of the first recorded clash between the Europeans and the Natives.

Staying Close

Columbus Landing Site is located in the North Shore, which means those visiting this region of the Virgin Islands will be pleased to have easy access to this historic attraction during their visit. There is a sufficient bunch of lodgings in the locale within range of this landmark.

Hotels near Columbus Landing Site
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Villa Margarita Oceanfront Guesthouse Guest house 0.2 mi. (7.3 km) WNW
Arawak Bay: The Inn at Salt River Hotel 0.7 mi. (7.7 km) W
Inn at Pelican Heights Hotel 1.6 mi. (4.5 km) SE
The Palms at Pelican Cove Hotel 2.2 mi. (3.4 km) SE
Pelican Cove Beach Condos Hotel 2.4 mi. (3.1 km) SE
Cane Bay Reef Club Resort 3.2 mi. (10.7 km) W
Waves at Cane Bay Hotel 3.2 mi. (10.7 km) W

Location and What's Nearby

Spirited vacationers may additionally be enticed by the area because of the ample availability of outdoor activities. Tourists with an interest in testing their talents on the green, might want to do so at the nearest golfing facility, which is Carambola Beach Golf Club. If playing a few rounds of golf doesn't excite you, other outdoor options exist, including Columbus Landing Beach, one of the closest beaches to this landmark. Though the outdoor options above are the easiest to get to, you'll still have access to a variety of similar outdoor options. Fortunately, historic site guests will also be in the immediate vicinity of at least one indoor attraction within a short distance. The most nearby indoor place of interest to this historical site is Fort Sale Ruins, which you can find a short distance away.


Contact Information

Location: the North Shore, St. Croix


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