Virgin Gorda Yacht Charter

Virgin Gorda is the third largest island in terms of area in the British Virgin Islands and you can see the list of Virgin Gorda yacht charters here.

The beautiful Caribbean Virgin island called Virgin Gorda was discovered by the famous explorer Christopher Columbus in 1493. The island is located on the western side of Aguilla at a distance of about 12 miles from the Tortola Island, which puts it smack bang in the middle of luxury yacht charter territory. The Caribbean is growing in terms of yachting popularity and the Virgin Islands are seeing an increasing number of large crewed luxury yachts and superyachts, many of which are available for charter with CharterWorld. Being the Caribbean this area is popular for both sailing yachts, as there is an abundance of warm Caribbean trade winds, and motor yachts too because of the wonderful beaches, harbours and ports to visit and the closeness of many islands.

The land mass area of Virgin Gorda is 10 square miles and the topography mainly consists of mountains and pristine beaches. People who would like to join a Virgin Gorda charter yacht can easily reach the island by air or a luxury yacht which they can take from either of St. Maarten, St. Thomas, Puerto Rico and San Juan. Virgin Gorda is well known in many luxury yachting circles as a picturesque destination offering plenty of shots for the avid photographer. 

The Topography of Virgin Gorda

Virgin Gorda is just about 9 miles long between the farthest points from end to end. The best part of taking the Virgin Gorda yacht charter services is that the island is not spoilt due to extreme commercialization. It is not frequented by very large crowds that throng the other popular destinations such as Bahamas and Barbuda. Virgin Gorda has a pristine coastline with the azure waters of the Caribbean Sea. Here you can take part in a lot of marine and land activities. You can also marvel at the beautiful sightings from your luxury yacht. The island boasts of several high profile villas and marinas. The yacht clubs are definitely a place to visit if you are looking forward to book yacht holidays. The island is an important staging point for yacht charters who then continue their onward journey to other islands.

Yacht holidays are fun

With the experience of Virgin Gorda yacht holidays the tourist can also enjoy walking on the beach. Virgin Gorda is known to have some of the finest beaches in the world. You can also visit the heritage settlements and the native villages and interact with the people. If you are the adventurous types then you can take part in several activities such as nature trails and hiking. The Virgin Gorda Harbor is located on the southern side of the island and it is a suitable point from where you can begin your yacht holiday. If you don’t want to stay overnight at the island then you can take the regular ferry services available connecting the island of Tortola and the Charlotte Amalie Island.    

The central and the northern parts of Virgin Gorda have topography that is dominated by hills and peaks that are covered with verdant vegetation. Gorda Peak is quite famous amongst the yacht charter circles and it’s the highest point standing at 366 metres above sea level. The island is known for its pristine beaches and beach resorts located in bays such as Mahoe Bay, Devil’s Bay, Pond Bay and Savannah Bay. These resorts offer contemporary facilities and they serve as excellent accommodation options to compliment your Virgin Gorda yacht charter holiday. Don’t forget to visit one of the many national parks and nature sanctuaries.   The British virgin Islands offers all the main types of yachts for charter including luxury sailing yachts and crewed motor yachts. Catamarans are also popular in this part of the Caribbean.

Below is a random choice of some of the yachts available for renting in Virgin Gorda and the full BVIs list is here:

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Special offer: Luxury yacht Serenity extends offer for Bahamas charters
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41m/133ft luxury yacht SERENITY has a reduced rate on Bahamas charters from now until the end of October. Built in 2016, her beautiful interior and exterior decor is completed by the renowned Evan K Marshall and her exterior deck spaces and water toys ensure that your group has every opportunity to interact with the pristine environment.
In pictures: The interiors of luxury charter yacht Cloud 9
Aerial view of CLOUD 9 beach club
Interior images have been released for the exceptional 74m/243ft superyacht CLOUD 9 built by CRN with styling by Zuccon International Project and Winch Design. Available for charter, this exceptional superyacht has an incredible array of water toys and extensive relaxation facilities spanning five decks.
Superyacht Sovereign ready for Caribbean and Bahamas charters this winter
Main salon aboard luxury yacht SOVEREIGN
Luxury charter yacht SOVEREIGN from Newcastle is heading to the Caribbean and the Bahamas for the winter season and as a PADI Certified Dive Centre with a wealth of water toys, extensive deck spaces and 2 Master suites, she is an excellent choice for special occasions and corporate event charters.
Special offer: Charter M/Y Lady Lex in the Caribbean and Bahamas at a reduced rate
Broward Marine superyacht LADY LEX (ex.NO VACANCY)
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Charter sailing yacht Sea Quell in the Caribbean this winter
Luxury yacht SEAQUELL - Hot tub
33m/108ft sailing yacht SEA QUELL is available for winter charter in the Caribbean and offers guests a charming classic environment aboard a proven vessel from Alloy Yachts. With a large open plan lounge and a second hideaway in the wheelhouse, plus a Jacuzzi and a great selection of water toys, superyacht SEA QUELL is a great choice for families and friends looking to explore the Caribbean in comfort.
Superyacht Rhino available for the winter season in the Caribbean
Luxury yacht RHINO - Master suite
47m/154ft motor yacht RHINO (ex.OHANA) is available for charters in the Caribbean, providing guests with a wealth of water toys and cool, contemporary interiors for entertainment and relaxation.

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