Sailing through the shimmering turquoise waters of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) with the gentle Caribbean breeze in your hair is an unparalleled experience. Each island of this archipelago offers a unique blend of natural beauty, thrilling adventures, and luxurious relaxation. Join us on a week-long yacht vacation itinerary with TAKEaSAIL Yacht Charter.
Day 1 (Saturday Evening): Road Town, Tortola
Begin your nautical adventure in Road Town, the bustling capital of Tortola. After settling into your yacht, stroll through the town, exploring its rich colonial heritage, local markets, and boutiques. Dine at a local restaurant, savoring the flavors of Caribbean cuisine, while watching the sun dip below the horizon.
Day 2 (Sunday): Norman Island
Set sail south to Norman Island in the early morning. Legend has it that this uninhabited island was the inspiration for Robert Louis Stevenson's "Treasure Island". Drop anchor and dive into the clear waters, exploring The Caves—a snorkeling hotspot known for its colorful corals and diverse marine life. In the afternoon, relax at Pirates Bight, a beach bar and restaurant, where you can unwind and enjoy a beachside BBQ.
Day 3 (Monday): Peter Island
A short sail from Norman Island, Peter Island is your next destination. This island boasts seclusion with five private beaches. Explore the trails that offer panoramic views or indulge in the luxury spa treatments at Peter Island Resort & Spa. As the day ends, witness a mesmerizing sunset at Deadman's Bay while sipping on a tropical cocktail.
Day 4 (Tuesday): Salt Island and Cooper Island
Salt Island is historically significant due to the sunken RMS Rhone. Divers from around the world come to explore this marine-rich wreck site. Dive into the waters to discover this shipwreck and the marine life it harbors. On land, visit the island’s salt ponds, where you can witness the age-old process of sea salt extraction by the locals.
Day 5 (Wednesday): Virgin Gorda
Your next stop is the remarkable Virgin Gorda. Begin your day at The Baths, where you can navigate through a maze of massive granite boulders, tidal pools, and hidden caves. After this adventure, enjoy lunch at a beachfront cafe. In the afternoon, head to the Copper Mine National Park—a cultural site bearing ruins of an abandoned 19th-century copper mine.
Day 6 (Thursday): Marina Cay
Marina Cay is a picturesque, flower-covered islet off the east coast of Tortola. Snorkel in its surrounding coral reefs teeming with marine life or relax on the white sandy beaches. In the evening, dine at Pusser's Restaurant, known for its Caribbean delicacies and the famous Pusser's Rum cocktails.
Day 7 (Friday): Jost Van Dyke
Your final island hop takes you to the laid-back Jost Van Dyke. Start your day at White Bay, a long stretch of powdery white sand and crystal-clear waters. Head over to Soggy Dollar Bar, the birthplace of the Painkiller cocktail. As you continue to explore, visit Foxy's Tamarind Bar in Great Harbour for a sumptuous seafood feast and live music.
Day 8 (Saturday Morning): Return to Road Town, Tortola
Sail back to Road Town early in the morning. With a heart full of memories and a camera full of stunning photos, your unforgettable BVI yacht vacation with TAKEaSAIL comes to a close.
Full BVI Itinerary
Embarking on this journey through the BVI with TAKEaSAIL will etch memories of untouched beaches, marine wonders, and island vibes in your heart forever.