Virgin Gorda is one of the most infamous islands of the BVI’s. From the white sands and crystal-clear blue water to the exotic island and wonderful climate, this place is heaven on Earth. After all, the Caribbean is famous for its natural beauty and relaxing atmosphere. There are so many places here that you can visit or try new restaurants or even explore your own boats or private Virgin Gorda yacht charter. Virgin Gorda offers more than just an experience and you can count on this place for your next vacation. Here are the top 12 things to do in Virgin Gorda:
1. The Infamous Virgin Gorda Baths
The Baths are one of the top 10 most photographed places in the world. You can reach the baths by safari taxi and then a hike. But the best way to reach the baths is by private boat. Reaching here, you will also experience different caves and rock paths and you will realize this place is a natural wonder. Make sure to stop for a picture in the “cathedral” room. When the light hits off the boulders and water in this natural rock room it’s reminiscent of stained glass. And it’s definitely the at the very top of the list in things to do in Virgin Gorda.
2. Copper Mine of Virgin Gorda Island
On the southeast end of Virgin Gorda is the copper mine which takes us back to the 1800s when this place made the finest jewelry and exported it to countries around the world.
3. Oil Nut Bay Marina and Restaurant
A place where you can dine and sip the day away! Also, you can stay overnight at this gorgeous marina. It’s $2 per foot for overnight slips. Or dine in the delectable Nova restaurant. Call ahead and reserve a slip for your yacht or catamaran. 284-393-1000
4. Picnic on Virgin Gorda Island
You can enjoy a full family day or spend a romantic afternoon with your loved one by having a picnic. Destinations like Prickly Bear Island just off the coast Virgin Gorda. Or the Poor Man Bar near the Baths are both great spots.
5. Kite Surfing on Eustacia Island
Eustacia is another island near Virgin Gorda famous for its kite surfing. People who come to Virgin Gorda book a yacht charter or luxury catamaran to enjoy this adventurous experience.
6. Spend Some Time at Savannah Bay
Spend some time snorkeling at Savannah Bay and relaxing at the beach. Have a walk on the long beach while your children will have fun making sandcastles.
7. The Kodiak Queen
Just 57 feet off the coast of Virgin Gorda. The Kodiak Queen is a former Navy fuel barge. It survived the attack on Pearl Harbor. In March 2017, it become an underwater art installation and new dive site in the British Virgin Islands.
This place is filled with fun because of the amazing scuba diving adventure you will have here. Be sure to look at our scuba yachts if you are looking for a scuba vacation. Without a doubt, if you are a scuba enthusiast, you will love the aquatic life around the Kodiak Queen.
8. See the Sunset Over Seal Dog Island
After spending fun and adventurous day at the Kodiak queen don’t forget to see the beautiful sunset over seal dog island. Truly, one of the best places to catch a Virgin Gorda sunset.
This place provides the best crunchy chicken, potato salad and ginger ribs. The taste is perfect and you can also enjoy the outdoor bar and deck. Absolutely stunning view looking at the ocean and other islands around.
With an Asian twist and Spanish flavors, this is one of the best restaurants on the island. At Coco Maya, you can enjoy perfect sitting and the natural beauty around you.
If you are visiting the Caribbean during Easter this is an event not to miss. This is the main festival on the island each year. Usually, travelers around the world come here at this time to spend their holidays enjoying this Virgin Gorda Easter Festival.
It is one of the most beautiful small beaches with a wonderful view and this is a must place for an Instagram selfie. Be sure to tag #H2OLuxuryYachts. We’d love to see your pictures! Here at the Devil’s Bay of Virgin Gorda, you can enjoy a long pleasant walk as this place does not have a huge crowd.
Again the very best way to explore Virgin Gorda and it’s surrounding islands is by private boat charter. And H2O Luxury Yacht charters can really help you out here as they are the most reputable company providing the most luxurious experience of yacht chartering.