British Virgin Islands Feature
Top Things to Do in British Virgin Islands
Visiting The Baths, Virgin Gorda
The unique boulder formations at The Baths make this beach one of the most unique in the Caribbean and create unique tide pools and grottoes. The swimming and snorkeling here are absolutely amazing, despite the crowds that can gather, especially on cruise-ship days. However, similar, less crowded beaches are nearby.
Diving in Anegada
Whether you are into reef or wreck diving, the clear, bright blue waters here make visibility tremendous, and the protected reef system is still alive and teeming with fish.
Tossing Back a Painkiller, Jost Van Dyke
Whether you go for the original at the Soggy Dollar Bar or the unique rum punch at Foxy's Tamarind, no trip to the Virgin Islands would be complete without a stop for nightlife and a few swigs of something at Jost Van Dyke (as if the beautiful beach at White Bay weren't enough).
Taking in the View from Sage Mountain, Tortola
The views from Tortola's highest peak are stunning. On a very clear day, you can see both St. Croix (some 40 miles [64 km] away) and Anegada (a mere 20 miles [32 km] away).
Visiting the Caves, Norman Island
It is believed that uninhabited Norman Island was the inspiration for Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island. Boaters are drawn to three sea-level caves at Treasure Point, which are a popular sight for snorkelers since they are deep enough that they resemble a night dive.
Chartering a Yacht, Tortola
The charter-yacht capital of the Caribbean is one of the best places to go for either a bareboat or crewed yacht charter. Boaters can easily reach more than 50 different islands and dozens of anchorages and snorkeling spots, including many deserted beaches that are not reachable by any other way.Updated: 12-2013
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