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Caribbean Historical Tours!

Sugar Estate 8th St, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
+1 340-642-4343
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An Excellent Tour at a Modest Cost

We had honeymooned on St. Thomas, and now, 50 years later, at the end of a trip to several other... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
caribmike
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Philadelphia
Fantastic guide!

We took the St. Thomas island tour with Dawuud. He was energetic and full of information. My... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
lil226
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Plano, Texas
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Caribbean Historical Tours! was established in the Virgin Islands in 1984. It is now a network of 20 tour guides in ten different islands. We are a quality tour provider that certifies our tour guides to ensure the quality of the tours we provide. They are trained to present the history of the Caribbean in a creative, interactive, engaging, and informative manner.
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“general tour” (11 reviews)
“tour guide” (17 reviews)
“local plants” (4 reviews)
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Sugar Estate 8th St, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
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+1 340-642-4343

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Reviewed 25 July 2017

We had honeymooned on St. Thomas, and now, 50 years later, at the end of a trip to several other islands, we were spending two nights in Charlotte Amalie before our flight home. In the intervening years, we had passed through the island on our...More

Thank caribmike
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We took the St. Thomas island tour with Dawuud. He was energetic and full of information. My sister had asked where to buy local art made from Casava gourd and he took us to a small boutique. We thoroughly enjoyed the tour because of him.

Thank lil226
CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Thanks again! Wow! We never get used to this we are so thankful that you guys would take time out to say such wonderful things.

Reviewed 4 June 2017

I research many city tours and decided to go with this tour just by reading the reviews. I booked the general tour but ended up getting above and beyond of what I expected. My tour guide Dawuud is a local historian who enjoy sharing his...More

Thank TanyaW34
CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 6 June 2017

Lol!

Reviewed 18 May 2017

We called only 30 minutes before our scheduled time, and were greeted with warmth and enthusiasm, and picked up close to our hotel. Due to Carnival blocking most of downtown, we were treated to a grand adventure that covered the entire island! Dawuud is a...More

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CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Carnival is an annual celebration of Africans throughout the diaspora after its initiation as an annual celebration(s) in Italy. It started in the 1850's after freedom from slavery came and were no longer forced to eat meat hence: the prefix Carni (meat), and; val (lift)....More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

Wonderful and detailed tour of st thomas. I forgot the name of our tour guide he was a trim energetic young man with detailed knowledge of plants, history, and wildlife. When he found out I had a bad leg he helped me down steps without...More

Thank sjnichols01
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Dawuud has a wealth of historical and local plant knowledge . His sense of humor and presentation of how the Island developed over the centuries will keep you entertained for the duration of the tour. Dawuud is very flexible and combined the Historical tour with...More

Thank Nolty
CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

We are speechless. Thank you! Thank You! Thank You! Our secret is making our clients happy. We give them what they want: Quality Information they can use, addressing their needs before they ask and entertaining them while making sure that they are comfortable and feel...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Such reasonable rates for such an incredible experience. Everything on St. Thomas is so spectacular, and Dawuud made it all the better -- very knowledgeable and kind. While a little bit of a bumpy ride at times, it was easily still one of the best...More

Thank Morgan M
CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Our prices have stayed the same for 10 years and we receive direct emails thanking is for the "Good Price" and value we provide with water and the thoughtful cultural snacks in beef, chicken, fish, or Vegetarian options on the excursions we provide in various...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

I am so glad I booked this tour as an alternative to the cruise shore excursion offered through the cruise line. We were told to expect Eric but Dawuud showed up instead and what was supposed to be a couple of hours tour ended up...More

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CHisTours, General Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

This is a wonderful man and amazing mind for learning and then interpreting. Management

Reviewed 27 December 2016

Although we had a little bit of a delay in the morning, Dawood more than made up for it, giving us a full day tour when we had only signed up for three hours. His knowledge of history, languages, and plants is very extensive, plus-we...More

Thank Edie B
CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Another company may have left it as is however we always go the extra mile. Cruselda Roberts COO

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The 99 stairs are actually 103! I guess they didn't know how to count back then :-). When cruising off you can walk toward the stairs in 25 minutes on a beautiful hike ( almost no climbing). The stairs themselves are nice and in the...More

Thank Voortmen
CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Funny! I must say however that at the top of the stairs there is a great breeze to cool off. Cruselda Roberts COO

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Response from CHisTours | Property representative |
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It was just me wife and I. but there were no cruise ships in that day.
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