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Skyride to Paradise Point

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Nice Views

It is a short ride up to the top. There you can get food, drinks and shop in the gift shop. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
EricLovesToTravel
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New Brunswick, New Jersey
Nice view of the bay

This ride takes you to the top of Paradise Point where you can see the entire bay area and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Frank-in-MI
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Midland, Michigan
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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...more
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Reviewed yesterday

It is a short ride up to the top. There you can get food, drinks and shop in the gift shop. The views are nice.

Thank EricLovesToTravel
Reviewed 4 days ago

This ride takes you to the top of Paradise Point where you can see the entire bay area and Charlotte Amalie. But even better is the deal if you go on Wednesday after 5PM. When we did it in October, the cost to ride was...More

Thank Frank-in-MI
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was expecting a spectacular view of the island, but it doesn’t go all the way to the top, so you just look back over the harbour where the cruise ships are parked.

Thank AussieChad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Skyride was just okay. Very touristy. Did this after going to Magen's Bay before heading back to the cruise ship. Saw better views going and coming back from Magen’s Bay.

Thank cobradiver
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is within walking distance of the cruise ship port. We went up on the ride, it's 3 carts bunched together. They want 8 to get on at a time. We joined in on a cart that already had 3 friends and an older couple,...More

1  Thank Tracy M
Resort599550, Director of Sales at Skyride to Paradise Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you enjoyed the overall experience and view! We thank you for your comments and recommendations regarding the number of persons per car. We do appreciate all comments and will take your recommendation under advisement. Our guest safety, security and comfort all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited ST Thomas on a cruise, we had little time in port, besides the sky-ride there were not many other options, only the usual snorkelling and island tour options, st thomas is word class in shopping, not really on hospitality

Thank rokajoska
Resort599550, Director of Sales at Skyride to Paradise Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to visit and experience the Skyride! We apprecaite the opportunity to have you experience the view and vista above Charlotte Amalie!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

amazed at some of the negative reviews. giving it 1 star for being closed after a devastating hurricane? wow. the views were great and i have some amazing photos. the cable car ride was very pleasant too. staff seemed friendly up there too. worth a...More

2  Thank simon b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did this as an excursion from our Princess Cruise...the Skyride and buffet at the restaurant. The ride operators couldn't have been more kind, helpful and attentive to my sister who couldn't get on without stopping the cars. It would have been helpful to know...More

1  Thank agapebjl62
Resort599550, Director of Sales at Skyride to Paradise Point, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your recent responses from your experience at Paradise Point. We appreciate the fact that you took the time to write your review and your recommendations for improvement. We are glad to hear you enjoyed the experience of the tram, its team and...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went here while in port. Located in Havensite. Taxi ride over was quick. Staff was friendly. It was easy to get on. The ride was slow enough to get perfect pictures. I felt comfortable in the gondola. Once at the top we had amazing views...More

1  Thank Tiffany M
sttron, Owner at Skyride to Paradise Point, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Tiffany, THANK YOU from our team . We are so appreciative of your review and visit. Ron

Reviewed 3 September 2018

We took the short walk from our cruise ship to the Skyride and it was fairly uneventful. As with any port of call, you are constantly hounded by gypsy cab drivers offering tours of the town etc. Once we bought our tickets and boarded the...More

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jcarlene96
17 September 2018|
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Response from disneyguy333 | Reviewed this property |
Thank you for the great question, I will answer without "tourist goggles" on. You are correct, the entire operation is aged and is probably run on a limited budget. As my review indicated, my wife was injured at the top of... More
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GrandTour210101
30 August 2018|
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Response from caribbeansam | Reviewed this property |
I will echo the response of the previous person. There are steps getting up to the cars and then when you get to the top there are stairs to the cafe which is where you get the view of that beautiful harbor. You can also... More
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