Avoid the crowds with this small group tour of St. John. You'll be picked up at your resort or cruise ship and will head to the East End ferry dock to the beautiful island of St John. Travel between the two islands on a scenic ferry ride, then step ashore on St John. Began with an island tour of this picture perfect island given by a local guide.
Your day begins with hotel pickup and transportation to The Center for Civil and Human Rights, which serves as a bridge between America’s Civil Rights Movement and today’s Global Human Rights Movements. The Center hosts a number of exhibitions, both permanent and temporary, that not only tell the history of the civil rights movement in the United States but how that period is related to more contemporary human rights struggles around the world.
Stop at Paschal's Restaurant or Busy Bees for a historic and soulful dining experience. Paschal's features soul food and southern specialties. Enjoy a mouthwatering lunch in what was once the 'meeting place' of some of the most notable entertainers, politicians, and business people, including Aretha Franklin, Dizzy Gillespie, Andrew Young, Maynard Jackson, Vice President Al Gore, and Dr. Martin Luther King, to name a few.
After lunch, continue on to the APEX Museum, which presents history from an African American viewpoint and offers cultural insights into the African American experience. The Museum is located on historic Auburn Avenue, or “Sweet Auburn”, and works to help all American and International visitors better understand and appreciate the contributions of African Americans to the US and the world.
Total Duration: 5 hours
Meeting & pickup
We can pick up travelers or meet them at a starting point
Downtown: Atlanta Marriott Marquis, The Westin Peachtree Plaza, Ritz Carlton Downtown
Midtown: Most hotels in this area
Buckhead: JW Marriott Atlanta Buckhead, The Westin Buckhead Atlanta, Embassy Suites by Hilton Atlanta Buckhead
* Adults are ages 12 and above
* Children are ages 3-11
* Infants are ages 0-2