Best of the Virgin Islands

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The US Virgin Islands

Circumnavigate the picturesque islands of St. Thomas or St. John with glimmering waters and lush green hillsides. Our expert local Captain  tailors an unparalleled island-hopping experience, where each stop reveals another slice of paradise.

Explore popular, pristine beaches, and dive into a world of wonder at renowned snorkel spots within Virgin Islands National Park. Whether it's basking under the tropical sun or exploring vibrant underwater ecosystems, these islands are a treasure trove of natural beauty, waiting to be explored on your personalized adventure.


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The British Virgin Islands

The British Virgin Islands are a haven of serene beauty and vibrant marine life. As you navigate into these enchanting islands, you'll discover some of the Caribbean's most sought-after snorkel spots like The Baths of Virgin Gorda or The Indians of Norman Island.

Customize your itinerary to include visit to iconic beach bars and idyllic beaches, offering the perfect blend of relaxation and adventure. Picture yourself lounging on sun-kissed sands, cocktail in hand, or snorkeling amidst the vivid coral reefs. 


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Beaches of the Virgin Islands

The Virgin Islands, both US and British, are renowned for their stunning beaches, each offering its own unique charm. In the USVI, Magens Bay on St. Thomas is a must-visit with its heart-shaped bay and tranquil waters, perfect for a relaxing swim.

Over in St. John, Trunk Bay is famed not only for its postcard-perfect scenery but also for its underwater snorkeling trail. On the British side, the Baths at Virgin Gorda are a natural wonder, with granite boulders creating mesmerizing sea pools and grottoes. White Bay in Jost Van Dyke offers an iconic beach bar experience, where the sand is white, and the waters are an inviting shade of turquoise.



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Food & Drinks

In the USVI, a must-visit is Lime Out, the iconic floating taco stand off St. John, where you can savor gourmet tacos in the middle of the ocean. Near St. Thomas, Pizza Pi offers a unique experience – delicious, freshly-made pizza served on a boat, combining great food with stunning views. On Water Island, Dinghy's Beach Bar is the perfect spot for a laid-back meal with your toes in the sand.

Over in the BVI, the Soggy Dollar Bar on Jost Van Dyke is famous for its Painkiller cocktail, a delightful mix of rum, coconut cream, pineapple, and orange juice, best enjoyed on their sun-soaked shores.

The legendary Willy T, a floating bar and restaurant, offers a lively atmosphere with hearty meals and refreshing drinks. For a more rustic experience, the beach bars on Smuggler's Cove in Tortola are the epitome of Caribbean charm, serving local flavors in a tranquil setting. 

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Snorkeling in the Virgin Islands

The Virgin Islands are a snorkeler's paradise, boasting some of the best spots in the Caribbean. Near St. Thomas, Buck Island is a snorkeling haven, known for its crystal-clear waters and vibrant marine life, including a plethora of tropical fish and colorful corals. Over near St. John, Hurricane Hole offers a unique experience with its mangrove snorkeling, where the roots of the mangroves create a nursery for young marine life.

Maho Bay in the Virgin Islands National Park on St. John is particularly famous for its sea turtles, providing an opportunity to swim alongside these majestic creatures in their natural habitat. This area's calm, clear waters make it ideal for both beginner and experienced snorkelers.

In the British Virgin Islands, the snorkeling experience is equally spectacular. The Indians, a series of small, uninhabited islands near Norman Island, feature underwater tunnels and caves teeming with marine life. The RMS Rhone, a shipwreck off Salt Island, offers a historical dive site, now home to a wide array of sea creatures.



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Scuba Diving

In the USVI, locations like Buck Island, Cow & Calf Rock, Eagle Shoal, and French Cap are renowned for their spectacular dive sites. The BVI also offers a treasure trove of dive spots, including the famous RMS Rhone and the coral-laden walls of The Indians.

Red Hook Dive Center, our parent company, is at the forefront of providing exceptional scuba diving experiences in these stunning locales. With their expert guidance and deep knowledge of the best dive spots, both novice and experienced divers are assured a safe and memorable exploration of the underwater wonders of the Virgin Islands.

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