8 days in Caribbean Itinerary

8 days in Caribbean Itinerary

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8 days in Caribbean Itinerary

Start: Pittsburgh, United States
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Maho, St. Maarten-St. Martin
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Bridgetown, Barbados
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Drive + ferry:  7​h 30​min
3
Virgin Islands National Park, U.S. Virgin Islands
— 1 night
+2
ferry + Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Pittsburgh, United States

2
nights
Maho, St. Maarten-St. Martin

Maho ©
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Little Bay Beach and Friar's Bay. Take a break from Maho with a short trip to Orient Bay Beach in Orient Bay, about 32 minutes away.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Maho tour builder tool .

Pittsburgh, USA to Maho is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Pittsburgh to Maho, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Pittsburgh in May, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Maho: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Bridgetown.

Things to do in Maho

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Philipsburg, Sint Maarten, Orient Bay Beach, Cupecoy Bay Beach, Friar's Bay
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Maho Beach ©
Maho Beach
Orient Bay Beach ©
Orient Bay Beach
Little Bay Beach ©
Little Bay Beach

2
nights
Bridgetown, Barbados

Bridgetown ©
Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of Barbados. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): kick back and relax at Dover Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along South Coast Boardwalk, and then kick back and relax at Carlisle Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Hunte's Gardens, enjoy the sand and surf at Bathsheba Beach, examine the collection at Sunbury Plantation House, then kick back and relax at Bottom Bay, and finally see the interesting displays at Barbados Concorde Experience.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Bridgetown online travel route planner .

Getting from Maho to Bridgetown by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and flight. May in Bridgetown sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 77°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Virgin Islands National Park.

Things to do in Bridgetown

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Saint Joseph Parish, Saint Philip Parish, Dover Beach, South Coast Boardwalk, Barbados Concorde Experience
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Bottom Bay ©
Bottom Bay
Hunte's Gardens ©
Hunte's Gardens
Carlisle Bay ©
Carlisle Bay

1
night
Virgin Islands National Park, U.S. Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands National Park ©
The hills, valleys, and tropical rainforest of Virgin Islands National Park tell only half the story, with just as much (if not more) to be found under the sea.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Cinnamon Bay Nature Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Trunk Bay, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cinnamon Bay Beach. On the next day, kick back and relax at Salt Pond Bay.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Virgin Islands National Park trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and ferry from Bridgetown to Virgin Islands National Park in 7.5 hours. May in Virgin Islands National Park sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 77°F at night. On the 16th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Virgin Islands National Park

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Trunk Bay ©
Trunk Bay
Salt Pond Bay ©
Salt Pond Bay
Cinnamon Bay Beach ©
Cinnamon Bay Beach

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