St. Thomas, U.S.V.I.
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Approximately 2½ Hours
Walk, listen, see and taste on this guided food tour of 350-year-old Charlotte Amalie. Dig deep into the island's rich past of pirates, rum and delicious homemade cakes.
A short panoramic drive brings you to the capital of St Thomas. Take your taste buds for a stroll through town, where your guide will point out historic sites such as the 99 Steps and the Fort Christian Museum. You'll see Emancipation Park, commemorating the 1848 emancipation of slaves in the Danish West Indies.
Step inside at a local café for a flavorful taste of a Caribbean-Creole dish.
At a charming local pub, you'll learn how to make a Painkiller. This rum-based tropical cocktail was born in the Virgin Islands in the 1970s and is now legendary among sailors and vacationers. Handcrafted with coconut cream, pineapple juice and orange juice, it's sure to relieve all stresses. A non-alcoholic version is available.
Your last stop is at an iconic St Thomas restaurant for a sweet finish -- the owner's special presentation of Bananas Foster with fire and rum.
By the end of the tour, you'll be navigating this little slice of paradise and its delicious eats like a pro.
Shade is limited; please dress accordingly. Bring a hat and wear biodegradable sunscreen. Wear comfortable walking shoes. Participants must be able to walk approximately one mile with inclines and steps and extended periods of standing. Not advisable for guests using a wheelchair or scooter, or for those with mobility limitations. Guests with dietary restrictions or allergies must provide notification in advance; however, those with severe food allergies should not select this tour, as the tour operator cannot ensure that restaurants will adhere to any food requests. Minimum age to consume alcohol is 21 years. Tour does not operate on holidays.