Tips & Tricks
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.
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 […]
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 […]
North Sound (Virgin Gorda) – this part of the island might as well be called “North Shore”, since this is the part of Virgin Gorda that it geographically covers. Along with the nautical activity offshore, the tiny village of North Sound is located here, too, along with a number of hillside homes that give the […]
White Bay (Beach) (Jost Van Dyke) – this secluded half-mile white sandy beach has reefs close to the shore, and is great for underworld exploring. It’s also consider a people-watching site during tourist season.
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 […]