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Caribbean Historical Tours!

Sugar Estate 8th St, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
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Wonderful, informative tour!

We have been visiting St. John for over 25 years, but never really spent time on St. Thomas. We... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
rehana329
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San Francisco, California
Wonderful tour of St. Thomas with Dawuud!!

We decided to take a tour of St. Thomas and were so fortunate to find Dawuud. He was so excited... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2017
Melissa W
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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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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“general tour” (11 reviews)
“tour guide” (17 reviews)
“local plants” (5 reviews)
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Sugar Estate 8th St, Charlotte Amalie 00802, St. Thomas
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We have been visiting St. John for over 25 years, but never really spent time on St. Thomas. We decided to do this tour with Dawuud to learn about the history of the island and to see parts of St. Thomas that we had never...More

Thank rehana329
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CHisTours, Owner at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

We aporeciate all of our clients and work hard to ensure our equal exchange for your expectations. Our tour guides such as Mr. Dawuud Nyamekye have put us on the map with the innovations through the ownership/management of Trip Advisor and other travel sites around...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

We decided to take a tour of St. Thomas and were so fortunate to find Dawuud. He was so excited and had a wealth of information. He took us to the University of the Virgin Islands and educated us on the various plants and their...More

Thank Melissa W
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CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you and you're welcome please try us again as we offer 5 -6 distinctly different tour excursions in the island of St. Thomas Virgin Islands: Historical Tour I, Historical Tour II, Beach Tour, Nature (ECO) Tour, General Tour, Shopping Tour. All of our tour...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

I toured some of the most beautiful places of St Thomas while on a tour of beaches, educational and sky high locations provided by a well -informed tour guide of this Caribbean tour company. The safari-like tour bus visited the Brewers beach and the shelling...More

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CHisTours, Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Thank you very much for that review.

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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

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CHisTours, Public Relations Manager at Caribbean Historical Tours!, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Now this is a 5 star review of a 5 circle excursion! Lol! We love it! This was well written and reflects the truth about our concept of touring. It must be fun, educational, sensory, and interactive. Thank you sincerely! Mr. Calypso Coconut

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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.

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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.

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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

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

Lol!

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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

Thank Michelle A
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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

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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

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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
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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

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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
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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

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Good luck on that! There is a bit of difficulty on such a large grp since the touring jeeps r equipped for 10 people max. If ure traveling by cruise ship u might want to have the on board concierge handle on shore... More
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