~ Save a minimum of $500 on a Caribbean summer or fall escape ~
U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS (July 30, 2014) – The U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) Department of Tourism has extended the booking and travel dates for the popular “Virgin Islands Nice” summer travel promotion. Travelers now have until August 31, 2014 to save more than $500 on a stay of five or more consecutive nights at participating properties on St. Croix, St. John and St. Thomas. Visit www.VisitUSVI.com/VINice to receive the first night free, a $200 instant credit and $300 in certificates that can be redeemed at participating restaurants, boutiques, spas and attractions across the Territory. Travel dates have also been extended through October 31, 2014.
“Based on an increased demand resulting from our extensive marketing partnerships with the Wendy Williams show and Pressure Busspipe, we have decided to extend the Virgin Islands Nice promotion,” said Tourism Commissioner Beverly Nicholson-Doty. “We are thrilled to give visitors more time to experience their own Virgin Islands Nice.”
The package is completely customizable, allowing travelers to work with the 14 participating tour operators to build their own “Virgin Islands Nice” summer girlfriend getaway, romantic escape, dive adventure or culinary vacation:
The promotion is available at 23 participating hotel and resort properties across the Territory, including:
This promotion is a part of a broader summer initiative that has been developed by the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Tourism in partnership with local international music sensation Delyno “Pressure Busspipe” Brown. His hit song “Virgin Islands Nice” is featured in the new 30-second national television commercial to support the campaign.
Usage of this special offer applies only to new package bookings and is based on double occupancy. The offer does not include associated taxes or destination charges. Virgin Islands government 10 percent tax and hotel service charges must be paid on gross retail package price. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. The deal cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion.
For more information about the United States Virgin Islands, go to VisitUSVI.com. When traveling to the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. citizens enjoy all the conveniences of domestic travel—including online check-in—making travel to the U.S. Virgin Islands easier than ever. As a United States Territory, travel to the U.S. Virgin Islands does not require a passport from U.S. citizens arriving from Puerto Rico or the U.S. mainland. Entry requirements for non-U.S. citizens are the same as for entering the United States from any foreign destination. Upon departure, a passport is required for all but U.S. citizens.
Contact: Alexandra Lue, U.S. Virgin Islands Publicist