Yacht Charter Tortola BVI
Discover the fascination of the Virgin Islands by yacht charter
Are you planning a vacation on a sailboat, monohull or catamaran from Tortola? Then you will find exciting landscapes and an excellent Marina network, which makes the yacht charter holiday a truly relaxing and unforgettable experience.
Tortola is the largest island of the archipelago of the British Virgin Islands. The inner Centre of Tortola is heavily overgrown with forest and is mainly a nature reserve. Here you and your crew can discover and explore the natural surroundings of Tortola. Tortola’s capital Road Town is very popular. There are numerous bars, shops, stores, boutiques and restaurants which will invite you and your crew to rest or shop. There are restaurants for traditional delicacies and special dishes for tourists and visitors. Worth seeing applies to the Main Street. It consists of numerous impressive colonial buildings. Tortola is especially famous for its rum. The Pusser's Company Store is for more than 300 years the main supplier of the Royal Navy. Here you and your crew can get a taste of how rum is made, which is produced from molasses of sugarcane, and try the result. Also worth a visit are the remains of fortresses, which date from the time of the occupation of Tortola.
Starting a Yacht charter cruise of Tortola
As a starting point Tortola is almost perfect for a yacht charter cruise. From here, you and your crew have the opportunity to explore the British Virgin Islands. With a planned route you can visit all highlights and key points of wonderful coves and magnificent landscapes. From Tortola you can easily reach Cooper Island. This is known for its breeding ground of different bird species. Especially very rare species of albatrosses are at home here. The background: Cooper Iceland is completely free of rats, and thus the only island having the this incident. You should also check out the island of Virgin Gorda during your trip. This is the second largest island after Tortola.
In strong wind conditions, you can find secure shelter in Norman Island. Here you can place your yacht protected from the winds at anchor near the mooring buoys. For divers, especially the territory of the island of Anegada is interesting. It is the only coral island of the Virgin Islands. Here live many flamingos, which will surely delight your crew.
Throughout the area of Tortola, the US dollar is mostly accepted. In the marinas you have the opportunity to visit bars, restaurants and clubs. Furthermore shower facilities are available here. In addition, you and your crew can do some shopping or use the cultural offers. At all ports Yacht Charter boats and yachts can be refueled and supplied with water.
The yacht charter harbor Tortola can be easily reached by the airport. Because this is on Beef Island. Through a bridge Tortola is connected to Beef Island. You can get there by taxi, bus or rental car. By car, the trip from the airport to the marina takes about 30 minutes, depending on traffic. The port is also accessible via the sea route.