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Point Udall

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Address: Rte. 82, St. Croix
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This rocky promontory, the easternmost point in the United States, juts...

This rocky promontory, the easternmost point in the United States, juts into the Caribbean Sea and features "The Castle," a huge mansion perched atop the cliffs and which resembles India's Taj Mahal and a Moorish mosque.

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This site has breathtaking fantastic 360 deg views of the surrounding cliffs , shoreline and lush landscape. The pictures here are pretty sweet and awesome to show off. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
Lisa M
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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Port of Spain, Trinidad
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43 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This site has breathtaking fantastic 360 deg views of the surrounding cliffs , shoreline and lush landscape. The pictures here are pretty sweet and awesome to show off. The monument at the top was laid just this year and is amazing to stand there at the top of the world. It's a must see location.

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Thank Lisa M
Pittstown, New Jersey
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great place to hike around just be careful of the cactus plants and loose gravel, there is a great beach to hike to fromPoint Udall

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Thank Lori H
Watersmeet, Michigan
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228 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

How can you resist a 6:50 sunrise? It was something to do and then write home about. Opportunities for pictures, too. Good place to begin your hike to Isaac Bay.

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Thank MilwaukeeSunseeker2
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Point Udall is kinda cool in that you are on the Eastern most part of the US, which means you have to go during sunrise.

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Thank Ravyn A
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Well worth the drive. Point Udall is the easternmost point in the US. Great views and hiking trails. I can only imagine what a sunrise would look like from this point. Great views of buck island. Take the drive to see it for yourself.

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Thank Stephanie S
azle tx
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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Quick stop before driving back down the road a block or two to park at the pullout for jack and Isaac's beaches. I liked how the monument is a sundial.

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Thank redAzleTX
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273 reviews
98 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You drive up a pretty decent hill to get here which makes coming here even more worth it because of the view. There is a little sign that explains things.

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Thank Courtney W
Cape Coral, Florida
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71 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We woke up early and made the drive this morning... it was so worth it! My husband was not very keen on making the trek but he even admitted he was glad we went, as it was so beautiful. We were hoping to make a day of it to snorkel by Isaac's or Jack's Bay but the waves were crashing... More 

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connecticut
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just the drive alone is worth the trip. Traveling on the northern side of the island with nothing but water on your left! You also get to see the radio telescope on your way and if you're observant see an exotic villa atop a high hill where a Countessa used to live (across from St. Croix Yacht Club.

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Thank dierenarts
Richmond, Virginia
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing really exciting here, but it is the eastern most location of the United States. Rumors say you'll get mugged or have your windows smashed if you park here but I highly doubt anyone would take the long drive out to Point Udall to rob one person/vehicle. Get your photo here and then hike down to Isaacs Bay.

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