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Snorkel, Snuba, or Scuba: Which one is right for me?

Are you interested in exploring more of our underwater world, but aren’t sure which way is best for you to access it? Should you snorkel? Or try snuba? Or would scuba diving be the best fit for you? Here are a couple of things to consider when choosing, along with a brief explanation of each…

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September 14, 2022

NEW for YOU in the VI: Your All-in-One Vacation Planning Resource

Hello island friends! We’ve made some big, exciting changes here at Virgin Islands EcoTours to benefit both locals and visitors, and we’re so excited to finally be able to share them with you. Due to unavoidable changes to our business in the first half of 2022, most notably the closing of our services on Honeymoon…

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August 18, 2022

4 Swoon-Worthy Villas on St. Thomas

Where do you normally stay when you visit us on St. Thomas for your island vacation? There are plenty of options on this beautiful island from hotels, inns, Airbnbs, to private villas. On a recent scroll through Instagram (Are you following us there yet? We’re @virginislandsecotours *wink wink*), we fell down the rabbit hole gazing…

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February 24, 2022

Fun for the Whole Family on St. Thomas, VI

Are you planning a trip to St. Thomas? Or perhaps you live in the Virgin Islands with your children? Either way, we know finding fun activities to keep them entertained is always a priority. Happy kids = happy grown-ups, right? Though not everything on St. Thomas is family friendly. So if you’re looking for something…

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February 24, 2022

Our Caribbean BBQ – Now on St. Thomas!

When it comes to food, we want it to be both satisfying AND fun. It’s why we feature tacos on our menus at Bikinis (few foods are more fun than tacos, right?!), and it’s also why we’ve decided to host lunchtime BBQs on St. Thomas at Bikinis Dockside Bar & Grill. There’s something about barbecue…

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February 24, 2022

Scenes from our Cas Cay Adventure Tour

Looking for something truly unique to do on St. Thomas? Our Cas Cay kayak + hike + snorkel tour is a way to go beyond the typical USVI beach day and explore more of what this incredible group of islands has to offer. Sure, we have white sand beaches, but we also have tidal pools,…

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February 2, 2022

4 Fun Facts About Island Hermit Crabs

When in the US Virgin Islands, you’ll likely be spending more time in nature that you have while living and/or traveling elsewhere. In fact, that’s what most people find so fun about being here! One of our favorite things is definitely getting to interact with the island wildlife. From seabirds, to lizards, to all those…

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February 2, 2022

Take the Tour Everyone’s Talking About!

Do you know what’s one of the things we hear the most from our guests who join us on one of our Mangrove Lagoon tours? They’re SO GLAD they took time during their stay on St. Thomas to explore beyond the beach.   *photo via @trackopotamus (IG)   The same goes for those who reside…

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January 27, 2022

NEW for 2021/22 Season: Dinners on Honeymoon Beach, St. John

This past year, Bikinis on the Beach Bar & Grill has become one of the most popular lunch spots on St. John. Our prime location on breathtaking Honeymoon Beach, along with crave-able island eats such as tropical tacos, wraps, and more, means we’ve served up thousands of happy lunches in the sand.     One…

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December 2, 2021

A Major Upgrade for your next St. John Beach Day

The pristine beaches of St. John are one of the island’s top attractions. The signature combination of verdant green hills, white sand, and clear, turquoise water can’t be beat. Everyone who visits the island and everyone who lives on the island unanimously agrees that there’s no better way to spend a day than at the…

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December 2, 2021

How to Be on Honeymoon Beach in St. John Anytime You Like

The next time you find yourself sitting at your desk while it’s snowing outside, wishing you could be back in the Virgin Islands, we’ve got just the solution for you. Now, you can visit St. John anytime you like – virtually – with our brand new webcam on Honeymoon Beach! We’re so excited to share…

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December 2, 2021

Why Mangrove Kayaking is a Must-Do When You’re on St. Thomas

If you’re looking for unique things to do while you’re on the island of St. Thomas, we definitely recommend that you take some time to explore beyond the beach. Sure, the USVI are home to some of the most spectacular beaches you’ll ever visit, but there is also a lot more to see that’s not…

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October 21, 2021