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Caribbean Historical Tours!

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Address: Sugar Estate 8th St, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
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+1 340-642-4343
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Caribbean Historical Tours! was established in the Virgin Islands in 1984....

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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Great tour, informative guide

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Edie B
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El Cerrito, California

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El Cerrito, California
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73 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 think he knows everyone on the island of St. Thomas. We did the combination walking... More 

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Lelystad, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 shade because it can be very hot and humid in st Thomas.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

At first we were skeptical and undecided because we knew all the drivers were "trying to make their money", but Dahwuud sold himself and took our family on VERY informative and scenic tour of the US Virgin Islands. SUPERB!

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Rochester NY
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Dawood was a fantastic tour guide with a deep knowledge of the history of the island of St Thomas and it's natural wonders. He arrived on time at our timeshare and handed us much appreciated cold water bottles! As the open air bus rolled along he would point out vegetation and views. We stopped for a light lunch and enjoyed... More 

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Redding, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

We booked this tour online. Eric was right on time to meet us on the pier. I was seeing the ships's doc at the time and my wife went to tell him that we would have to cancel. He graciously waited 45 minutes for us to finish with the doc and off we went. I have a hernia so my... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Caribbean Historical Tours was absolutely A+mazing! Dawuud was Literally Perfect. When I arrived to St.Thomas I didn't know what to expect but when I arrived Dawuud was at the Airport! The Hospitality was incredible, this Tour gave me something I will remember for the rest of my life! Thank you CHT

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East Windsor, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016

Dawuud is extremely knowledgeable of the history of St Thomas and also of its plant life. You could feel his excitement as he showed us the various plants and trees and explained their beneficial properties. He had us eating "stinking toes" and liking them. It was an enjoyable tour of St Thomas, and we highly recommend it.

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Punta Gorda, Florida
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

DaWood gave us an exceptional tour of St. Thomas in his open air taxi. He was very knowledgeable about plants, etc. & the history of the area. His vehicle was well maintained & we appreciate that. He was very helpful & accommodating & we would definitely have him again. A hard-working gentleman, a good man. Thank You!

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Jacksonville, Florida
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74 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

our guide, Dawuud, provided a private tour twice for my sister, a friend, and me while on this beautiful island. We tasted new fruits, smelled the aromas of the leaves and bark of numerous tropical plants; we learned the history of the populations, the government and the industries that provided for this area. It was wonderful. He made this a... More 

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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had a very nice time on the tour! My Brother and I were able to shop at the one place we wanted to go to. The Historical Tour II was comfortable and convenient because we could stay on board and see everything. A quick stop to the beach was nice so I could go in the water.

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