Here's why to book cheap flights to Saint Thomas!!
The neighbor of St. John, St. Thomas is probably the most popular island out of all the U.S. Virgin Islands. St. Thomas was originally settled by the Danes and was ruled by the European country until 1917. Although pretty much void of a Caribbean or Danish culture due to the influence of America, St. Thomas continues to be a bustling destination and offers a long list of beaches and outdoor activities.
Due to its popularity and warm climate, cheap flights to St. Thomas can be found year round in conjunction with some great deals on accommodation. Sometimes overlooked as a pricey destination, travelers will be please to discover the number of affordable airline tickets available. As with the majority of the USVI, the most popular months for travel to this beautiful island is from December through April. Cheap tickets to St. Thomas sell fast during this time so book ahead to avoid disappointment.
Throughout the rest of the months, especially in the summer time, there are a wide variety of cheap flights that are offered. Travelers take a risk booking their cheap tickets at this time due to the wet season but a hurricane is rare and affordable flights are in abundance. No matter the time of year, those traveling on flights to St. Thomas will fly into the Cyril E. King Airport. There are daily flights from around the United States that land here and Delta and American Airlines are the two major airlines serviced here.
Like the rest of the Virgin Islands, St. Thomas is known for its pristine beaches and wide variety of water activities. The island is littered with beaches for those taking advantage of the cheap tickets to enjoy but those on the eastern side of the island tend to be less overrun with crowds. Vessup Beach is a great choice to enjoy the natural paradise in relative seclusion. Locals are frequent goers of this beach and will make any visitor feel welcome.
Those traveling on cheap flights to St. Thomas will also want to explore the array of activities available. Snorkeling, diving and sailing are amongst the most popular sports to partake in and provide a great time for people of all ages. Windsurfing is also a great activity to take up to get your adrenaline pumping. A visit to the main city of Charlotte Amelie is also a must. This bustling port town is filled with shops, restaurants and bars for visitors to discover and enjoy.
Another excellent attraction in Charlotte Amelie is the St. Thomas Skyride. The mobile tram takes passengers 700 feet above the city to Paradise Point, which offers the best vistas of the island. Although the ride is relatively quick, passengers are afforded with stunning views unable to be found anywhere else and are allowed to spend as much time at the summit as they wish. From the Caribbean Sea and the cruise ships in port to the cityscape of Charlotte Amelie and the clouds above, the Skyride gives visitors the best of all worlds on St. Thomas.
In order to experience all that a St. Thomas vacation has to offer, book your airline tickets now to start planning your dream vacation.