The following is a sample 7 night cruising itinerary to give you some idea of the possibilities available for your crewed yacht charter vacation. After meeting your crew they will help you aboard and let you settle into your cabins. Once you have a tropical cocktail in hand the crew will give a brief safety briefing and show you around your private charter yacht.
It was the first morning of my five-day trip aboard a catamaran cruising the British Virgin Islands. Just as I settled into the cockpit with a cup of coffee and a book, a double rainbow appeared above the lush hills of Cooper Island. Then a turtle surfaced with a splash several feet away, looking in my direction before submerging again.
Please refresh the page and retry. T he British Virgin Islandsa scattering of a hundred islands — volcanic colossi, palm-fringed outcrops and sandbars that disappear at high tide — are widely touted as the finest sailing grounds in the Caribbean. The islands are not far apart, with easy runs between isolated strands and well-protected overnight anchorages.
The islands most commonly known as the Virgin Islands, are made up of the U. Not nearly as well known is the third called the Spanish Virgin Islands, which make up the northern part of the Caribbean chain closest to Puerto Rico. With the exception of St.
Our family vacation this summer was a sailing trip through the British Virgin Islands. They have two daughters the same age as our two teen children, so it was a good time to take this once in a lifetime trip with them. For nine days we shared a foot catamaran with their family for a family adventure, exploring the BVIs, mooring at different places along the way.
The British Virgin Islands often foster images of intrepid sailors and adventurers living their own version of a Jimmy Buffett song: sailing the seas, relentlessly drinking rum, stopping at hidden beaches, and exploring deserted islands. Standing behind the wheel with the wind whipping at your hair as the sails of your boat take you from island to island sounds wonderful to many of us. It sounds too expensive!
Request A Quote What sets us apart Virgin Island Sailing has been providing exceptional yachting vacations for over 30 years. However, even more beneficial to our clients is the fact that our Charter Experts individually have years experience booking yachting vacations… bareboat, crewed yacht and mega yacht charters.
Virgin Island Sailing has been arranging quality bareboat sailing vacations and yacht charters in the Virgin Islands since We understand that every yacht SailboatCatamaranand Motor Yachts that we charter to every client is key to a successful holiday experience. Every time. Over the last 25 years, we've grown with the yacht charter fleets in the Virgin Islands.
The British Virgin Islands have called to mariners for centuries, and their allure has never wavered. The islands were affected by Hurricane Irma when it made landfall there in Septemberbut the islands are as hospitable — and beautiful — as ever. Come discover them for yourself.