The British Virgin Islands (BVI) and US Virgin Islands are widely considered to be one of the world's finest luxury yacht charter destinations, having long attracted the Superyacht set to their sheltered waters. Throughout the winter charter season, a stunning selection of mega yachts and their owners and guests can be found cruising around this world-famous Caribbean island paradise.
British Virgin Islands (BVI) yacht charter vacation
Often referred to as simply BVI, the British Virgin Islands is one of the most opulent and compelling sailing yacht charter destinations in the world. Those looking for calm, tranquil sailing, deserted bays and excellent dive spots needn’t look any further than the British Virgin Islands.
Largely unspoiled by development and brushed by gentle trade winds, the British Virgin Islands make for a great sailing destination without being too rough for private luxury motor yacht charters. The island of Tortola is the largest of the BVI’s and hosts a great selection of restaurants, bars and shops. The islands of Virgin Gorda and Jost Van Dyke are popular for charter yachts due to their well-equipped harbours, beautiful beaches and great anchorages.
US Virgin Islands yacht charter vacation
Boasting pristine beaches, glittering waters and secluded hideaways, it is no surprise the US Virgin Islands have been deemed ‘America’s Caribbean Paradise’ and the reason it is a popular luxury yachting vacation destination. Cruising along the translucent waters of the Caribbean, a yacht charter to the US Virgin Islands exudes the epitome of class and relaxation.
St Thomas has become one of the main ports for superyacht charters in the Caribbean and a popular place to start an itinerary whilst the island of St John offers some of the most breath-taking scenery in the US Virgin Island. The largest of the group is St Croix which, made up of two towns, combines historical architecture, stunning scenery and cosmopolitan bars and restaurants.
Chartering a Private Yacht in the Virgin Islands
For more information about renting a private luxury charter yacht in the Virgin Islands please contact your preferred Yacht Charter Broker, they can help you plan your dream itinerary, combining your party's needs with recommendations about the best time to visit this idyllic destination.