Tips & Tricks
Tortola Dolphin Royal Swim (Road Town, Tortola) – tourists come here to interact with the dolphins. Event organizers first conduct a brief overview on how the dolphins live and what makes them so unique. Next, after participants put on safety jackets, they can enter the water with a trainer, where dolphins will give them a […]
Long Bay Beach West (West End, Tortola) – this public beach is considered one of the best at Tortola. The water here is not as calm as Cane Garden, but it’s still swimmable. Long Beach Resort is close by, and visitors can rent water-sports equipment to maximize their time here.
Diving: along with the noted yachting activities off the waters of BVI, diving is another offshore activity here. BVI’s waters provide outstanding underwater visibility, healthy coral and a wide variety of exotic dive sites, with air temperatures between 80 and 90 degrees Fahrenheit year-round. Countless reefs, towering coral pinnacles, underwater caves, lava tunnels, canyons, massive […]
Virgin Gorda Yacht Harbour (Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda) – this 120 slip marina has all the services necessary to restock and repair a vessel, including canvas repair. The crew can be recharged there also. A laundry, restaurants, grocery stores and bars are within walking distance, and a small dispensary is a short taxi ride away. […]
Spring Bay Beach (off Tower Road – 1 mile west of Spanish Town ferry dock, The Valley, Virgin Gorda) — Sprinkled with boulders, this stretch of white sand is one of Virgin Gorda’s loveliest and features some of the BVI’s clearest waters. Some snorkel off its waters, while onshore, its grounds include swings and picnic […]
Elizabeth Beach (Lambert Road, East End, Tortola) – a.k.a. Lambert Beach, this is a fabulous palm fringed beach in the tropical surroundings of the picturesque Lambert Beach Resort. It benefits from all the resort amenities including washrooms, showers, a huge swimming pool and a beachside bar and restaurant. It is one of the most delightful […]