CHARLOTTE AMALIE -- Several new sports programs are available to
visitors to the U.S. Virgin Islands.
For example, Virgin Rock Tours on St. John offers beginning and
advanced rock-climbing courses for adventurous visitors who want to
climb and rappel.
The tours are priced at $50 each for groups of two or more, $80
for an individual. A maximum of four people is allowed on each
The operator also offers kayaking and sailing trips.
Virgin Rock Tours
Phone: (340) 693-5763
The mountains and beaches along St. Croix's north coast can be
explored on horseback tours offered by Kerry's Northshore Horseback
The tours are priced at $20 per person, per hour. Each tour
lasts a minimum of two hours.
Daylong programs with lunch also are offered.
Kerry's Northshore Horseback Riding
Phone: (340) 779-3578
Paul and Jill's Equestrian Stables, on St. Croix, features
riding tours that take in the island's foliage, Danish ruins and
the rain forest.
Prices vary depending on length of tour and level of riders.
Reservations are required.
Paul and Jill's Equestrian Stables
Phone: (340) 772-2627