As a sailing destination, The British Virgin Islands offers easy deep-water island hops, consistent and favourable trade winds, line-of-sight navigation and plentiful sheltered anchorages. With 25 islands and hundreds of hidden bays and coves, no wonder this pretty archipelago is the world’s yachting capital. The base at Wickham’s Cay 11, Tortola, is the best located and equipped on the island. Spend time in Tortola itself – the largest island in the British Virgin Islands chain – to get a true sense of Caribbean island life and you’ll never want to leave.
The British Virgin Islands offers an ideal blend of easy deep-water island hops, consistent trade winds, line-of-sight navigation and plentiful sheltered anchorages. Swim at your pick of white-sand beaches, explore ancient ruins or feast on delectable local cuisine – it’s all here. Snorkelling and diving is brilliant as the water is clear and warm and buzzing with colourful marine life. Dive the famous Wreck of the Rhone at Peter Island, visit the famous Baths of Virgin Gorda island, join in with the moko jumbee dancers, or chill out listening to steel bands.