West Indies Charter Yacht Services Limited
A Sample Itinerary
Day 1: Board your yacht in St. Thomas and after lunch, enjoy a leisurely sail (or motor
sail) to Frances Bay on St. John (click to read about St. John and the National Park
there). Have an afternoon swim, then walk the beach and enjoy a Caribbean sunset.
Savor a delicious dinner either in the cockpit under the stars or below in the coziness of
the main salon.
Day 2: Perhaps
make plans for a
After breakfast depart for Leinster Bay, also on St John, for
snorkeling, exploring and a hike to a sugar mill. Return for lunch and
then proceed to Jost Van Dyke to clear customs into the British Virgin
Explore Jost, visit Foxy's and
other well known beach bars.
This is also a good spot for a West Indian meal
ashore at moderate prices - an island pig roast
And, a great place for some evening revelry in the form of a "jump up" (party).
Day 3: Depart Jost van Dyke for a
quick sail to Sandy Spit
for a morning of beachcombing
Sail on to Cane Garden Bay, Tortola - (listen carefully to Jimmy Buffet's
song Maņana, and he sings about sailing in to Cane Garden Bay!)
Stay in Cane Garden Bay for the evening or sail on to West End,
Tortola for lunch and a trip ashore to Pusser's Landing for a
"Painkiller" and shopping.
Day 4: Sail on to the Bight at Norman Island and visit the "Wille T" (a floating
bar and restaurant) or Billy Bones ashore for local roti (spicy curry wrapped
meat and vegetables) and sunset cocktails or after dinner wildness (Billy Bones
announces Happy Hour with a blast from a pirate cannon!).
This island is nicknamed 'Treasure Island', as it is
rumored to be the basis for Robert Louis
Stevenson's Treasure Island.
Sail on to Cooper Island for lunch. Enjoy an afternoon sail to Trellis Bay on
Beef Island. After dinner, go to the Last Resort for Tony Snelling's musical
review or have a relaxing drink at Pusser's Marina Cay
Day 5: Sail to Virgin Gorda, and visit the
famous Baths, which are world famous
that form fascinating
pools and grottoes to
After lunch, sail on to
and visit the Bitter End Yacht Club for snorkeling,
boardsailing, water-skiing or hiking.
Almost any activity can be found in the islands, year round!
Depart North Sound after morning activities and lunch for a sail to
Peter Island, where there is a great beach on Deadman's Bay and
excellent snorkeling in Great Harbor.
Visit Peter Island Yacht Club - a very upscale place for a dinner ashore ( jackets required in season ) if
that's your preference.
Day 7: More water
sports in the morning
(possibly a SCUBA dive on the coral-encrusted 1867 wreck
of the British mail steamer R.M.S. Rhone).
Following lunch, sail to Cruz Bay on St John to clear U.S. Customs.
Check out the cute local boutiques here or sail on to Christmas Cove on Great St James island for one
more chance at snorkeling or other watersports.
Enjoy your last evening aboard with
another glorious Caribbean sunset,
and a special dinner
prepared by your chef.
Day 8: After breakfast (with a farewell Bloody Mary or Mimosa, perhaps?) and a final swim, return to
Red Hook Bay on the east end of St. Thomas,
or to the main harbor on the south side, Charlotte Amalie.
Downtown St Thomas offers some very fine last minute duty
free shopping before you catch your flight home.
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