27th Apr - 3rd May 2013
As has happened every year for the past 45 years, the last week in April 2013 will see yachts from around the globe arrive in the English and Falmouth Harbours to take part in one of the world’s premier sailing events.
The Antigua Sailing Week Regatta has developed over 45 years and has become one of the best yacht racing events in the Caribbean. Its international status attracts more than 100 yachts every year, from a range of racing yachts to a variety of luxury performance cruising yachts.
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Antigua’s picture-perfect coast is home to what feels like endless stretches of powder-soft beaches with secret caves surrounded by nothing by azure blue. Explore waters once travelled by Nelson, and discover enchanting coral reefs that once troubled enemy ships, from the comfort of your charter yacht. The winter home of A-list stars including Giorgio Armani and Oprah, an Antigua yacht charter offers some of the Caribbean’s most exclusive resorts, nested in a myriad of bays and inlets.
This glittering archipelago of volcanic islands enchants each of its visitors with unbelievably clear waters and glistening shorelines which invite guests to wind down in a haven of sheer opulence. The Leeward Islands offer everything from splendid tropical landscapes to shimmering white beaches and provide an intoxicating combination of sunshine, fresh air and rich vegetation.
Saturated with sun, this dazzling location offers the epitome of a paradise vacation, with sugar white sun-kissed beaches, a warm climate and beautiful scenery all year round. The Caribbean offers abundant water sport opportunities, clear blue skies and inviting azure waters. This captivating location is brimmed with aquatic life which surrounds dozens of picturesque islands, each unique in character and charm.