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Skyride to Paradise Point

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Address: 9617 Estate Thomas, 00802-2656, St. Thomas
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Come and see the spectacular views at Paradise Point! Located accross from...

Come and see the spectacular views at Paradise Point! Located accross from the Havensight cruise ship dock. A short tram ride from our base station to 700 feet above sea level!! This is the only place where you can "RIDE THE VIEW"!!! Don't forget the Camera, every day is a picture perfect day at Paradise Point. Kick back, relax and grab our signature drink, the Bailey’s Bushwhacker at the open-air bar! Come enjoy a lite bite and our other frozen drink specialties!Now open daily from 9am to 7pm. Adults - $21, children (ages 6-12) - $10.50, ages 5 and under - free!

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The view was amazing especially at sunset. The staff and waitresses were friendly. The food was ok especially the nachos. Drinks were good. Wed. night they had a small music group... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Chris R
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Sterling, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Short ride up the mountain. Let's you off at an overlook. There are shops and places to eat. The views are absolutely worth the $20 or so bucks to get up there. don't forget your Baileys Bushwacker!!! World famous and delicious even at 10am!!! We had the quesadilla at one of the eating places and it was really good. Great... More 

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1 Thank Anne C
Brevard, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Sketchy beautiful ride. My favorite part was the pirates chest shop when you arrive to the top. The guy working was so nice and actually made the sea glass jewlrey as well as a few other things . the food was very limited, over priced and ok. The drink I asked for the waitress said wasn't available but the table... More 

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

7 minutes up, 7 minutes there, 7 minutes down. Take some pics, get a bushwacker, thats basically it. We did it because we've been coming to St Thomas for years and never took the ride up. It's only open when cruise ships come in. Happy we did it, just to cross it off the list, but would never do it... More 

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Sterling, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The view was amazing especially at sunset. The staff and waitresses were friendly. The food was ok especially the nachos. Drinks were good. Wed. night they had a small music group which was enjoyable

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Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were on the Norwegian Escape cruise ship and decided at the last minute to book this excursion because we had nothing else planned. So glad we did. It's within walking distance across the street from the port where the shops pull in. My biggest tip for you...go early! Especially if your ship pulls into port first! We walked right... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sure, Paradise Point is higher than the Tower, but it is also considerable more expensive and doesn't offer the same historical experience and insights that you get at Blackbeard's Tower - the views from the Tower are also very good and, in our opinion, better as they offer a greater perspective of the town.

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Lancaster, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We drove and it was only five dollars to park. The tram on Wednesday night is only five dollars per person. There is a live band from seven to nine. The local people are friendly and love to dance.

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Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We actually drove our rental car up to paradise point. The views were wonderful and different than you can get elsewhere. There are shops and a restaurant with great views as well.

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New Haven, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view of Charlotte Amalie and the surrounding bays and hillsides are worth the trip. On Wednesdays, the fee is $5, and there is live music at the top. The restaurant at the top is extremely casual--not a setting I would seek for dinner, but the drinks are very affordable, and the food looked decent. Reviews we heard about the... More 

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Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A bit of a wait as there are not a cars running. The view was gorgeous and the restaurant at the top was sublime. Stunning views down to the ports overlooking the ships. Turquoise waters and yacht watching. It doesn't get better than that!

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