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“Staggering views spanning 1/2 of St Thomas!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Drake's Seat

Drake's Seat
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St Thomas Island Tour: Mountain Top and St. Peter's Great House
Ranked #18 of 139 things to do in St. Thomas
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: The vantage point where Sir Francis Drake was supposed to have looked for enemy ships of the Spanish fleet, this lookout includes a panoramic view of the Virgin Islands where the Atlantic Ocean joins the Caribbean Sea
Bay Area, CA
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38 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Staggering views spanning 1/2 of St Thomas!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

A quick (really quick) stop off "hwy" 40 -- offering incredible views of Magen's Bay, and the entire northern side of St Thomas. MUST STOP if you have your own car, or even if you're beholden to taxis (and are planning on spending a day at Magen's Bay)

Visited October 2012
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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46 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Great view, photo op for sure.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Loved the view of the bayamd rolling hills going into the blue ocean.
Hated the small area for parking. If there are two or more tour buses in the area, it's very congested.

Visited October 2012
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El Paso, Texas
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42 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Wow - the view!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

This is one of the most scenic views in the world. It is a must see. Meagan's Bay below is absolutely beautiful. Do not miss this spot.

Visited October 2012
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Northeast USA
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48 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Incredible views! Just be careful to pull off the road!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Gorgeous views of Magen's Bay, but don't go on day when cruise ships are in town! Very difficult to pull off the road! Believe what everyone says, but the view is amazing!

Visited September 2012
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Fort Worth, Texas
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114 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Beautiful view”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

Great photo op of Megan's Bay and the surrounding island. Nice area to pull over and take a pic! We found it by accident and found out later it actually had a name. Worth the drive and you'll pass it on your way to Megan's Bay.

Visited September 2012
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