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Day 1: St Thomas, St John
We start our sailing adventure in St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands. After the security briefing we set sail to Honeymoon Bay in St. John, USVI. for an afternoon of exploring and gorgeous views. Jump in the crystal clear water before your fist gourmet dinner is served.
Day 2: West End Tortola, Norman Island
After breakfast we head to West End Tortola and enter the BVI. West End or Sopers Hole offers shops and a very local experience of the Islands. After the Captain finishes the immigration process we sail to Norman Island. This island intended to inspire Robert Louis Stevenson to the novel “Treasure Island”. We stop for snorkeling at The caves. Our anchorage for the night is eather at the unspoiled Treasure Point or in the Bight. Ashor you have the possibility for a great hike and/or visiting the famous Pirat´s Bar Beachclub.
Day 3: The Indians, Cooper Island, Trunk Bay
After a gourmet breakfast, we depart to the Indians, the most famous snorkeling spot in the BVI with colorful corals, fish, turtles,…Later we set sail to Cooper Island. Cooper Island has a beautiful beach and a new restaurant/beachbar with it´s own brewery. After serving lunch you can snorkel, this is one of the best places to view sea turtles and spotted eagle rays. In the afternoon we head to Trunk Bay on Virgin Gorda. For us this is the most beautiful beach in the VI. Explore the amazing scenery while we prepare cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, followed by a delicious dinner. For divers that booked a rendezvous dive this day is the best opportunity to dive the famous wreck Rhone.
Day 4: The Bath, Long Bay
After a delicious breakfast, you will explore the incredible The Baths with it´s huge, house-sized boulders literally piled on top of each other. There are several paths through the boulders that lead to Devil’s Bay, one of the most beautiful bays in the British Virgin Islands. At the restaurant Top of The Baths, you can have an enjoyable lunch or a cocktail with an excellent view and a pool. In the afternoon we set sail to Long Bay, a beautiful bay with great snorkel spots, the sunken wreck Kodiak and a perfect place for watersports like tubing, wakeboarding or sub winging. Relax and enjoy your gourmet dinner in this wonderful scenery.
Day 5: The Dogs, Gorda Sound, Anegada
After breakfast and yoga, we depart to The Dogs for an amazing snorkel stop as the life on the reef is surreal. Later we depart to the Gorda Sound and stop at Necker Island or Mosquito island. Explore the beaches and enjoy the water. After lunch is served we set sail to Anegada. Anegada is famous for its lobster so go ashore for a local dinner or enjoy Daniela´s awardwinning lobster dinner on board.
Day 6: Anegada
Today you will explore the amazing Island Anegada. You can book a tour or rent a private driver or scooters. This island seems surreal with it´s powder beaches, wild orchids, cati and even pink flamingos. It is very secluded but also popular for its colorful beachbars. Cocktails, great wines and dinner is served when you come back on board.
Day 7: Sandy Cay, Jost van Dyke, Cruiz Bay
After yoga and breakfast we sail to Sandy Cay a white, sandy, deserted island. After snorkeling, swimming and exploring the beach it is just a short hop till we reach White Bay on Jost von Dyke with the famous Soggy Dollar Bar. Enjoy the beach bars and have some Painkillers on the beach as well as on board. After a great lunch we heard to Cruiz Bay St John, USVI. Have a great afternoon swim and stroll through the nice shops and bars of this amazing village before your dinner is served on board.
Day 8: St Thomas
After the last breakfast, we set sail for St. Thomas. Now it´s time to say good bye but there’s always next year. We will assist in disembarking Shangri La and hope you had a wonderful vacation.