Posted: 2017-12-07 15:54
St Croix is the largest of the US Virgin Islands, made up of two distinct towns - Christiansted and Frederiksted. Both towns have their own unique style. Between the two, they are well worth a visit. St Croix offers a distinct taste of Danish culture in Christiansted. The architectural quality and historical interest of Christiansted, has earned part of the town, the title of a National Historic Site. From St Croix, visit one of the Caribbean''s top dive spots - Buck Island.
Go to the Crewed Yacht Pages for information on a crewed sailing vacation, or have a broker personally select some crewed boats that fit your requirements . We can help you plan a private yacht charter in the Grenadines, find the best Caribbean charter yachts in the Virgin Islands, arrange a sailing vacation in New England, or a luxury motor yacht in The Mediterranean.
Here is a brief list of some of the Caribbean luxury yacht charter hot spots to consider experiencing when you rent you luxury crewed charter yacht. This is by no means an extensive list and there is more information on things to see and do in the Caribbean under each Caribbean private yacht charter location. Also, when you hire a yacht with us we will supply you with a customised hand written itinerary suggestion so that you and your crew have a few ideas to choose from on your charter.
The main Caribbean sailing season runs from November through to July. The Caribbean primary high season is from mid-December to March, when the winter escapees from North America and Europe arrive in their greatest numbers. The hurricane season is from late July to early October, although hurricanes are in general rare in the southern Caribbean. Unfortunately, they can be prevalent around Cuba, Bahamas and the east coast of the . every few years. This is the least expensive time for chartering in the Caribbean and there are some really good deals are available. However, as well as running the risk of storms, this time of year also tends to be associated with lighter (or non-existent) winds.
Ed Hamilton & Co. is a booking agency for all bareboat Caribbean yacht charters, plus selected bareboat companies in the Mediterranean and Pacific Islands. Go to the Bareboat Yacht Charter Pages , or request literature on all bareboat companies to help you compare the many options available. We give free independent and unbiased advice on which bareboat companies and yachts best fit your requirements.
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- Antigua Sailing Week &ndash held during the last week of April each year, yachts from all over the world arrive in English and Falmouth Harbours for an action packed week on fun sailing.
- St Bart&rsquo s Bucket
- Grenada Sailing Festival
- Heineken Regatta &ndash a Caribbean sailing and party Regatta &ndash The Heineken St Maartens.
- Here is the full list of Caribbean yachting and sailing events.
In the US Virgin Islands, you''ll find the pristine beaches, sparkling waters and national parks distinctive of the Caribbean. The US Virgin Islands are culturally diverse, ethnically rich, and artistically vibrant. All this makes the islands ideal for a yacht charter vacation. The local population encompasses all from the peaceful Arawak and fierce Carib Indians, to the people of Africa, England, Holland, Denmark, Spain, France, India and the United States. The Virgins Islands are famous for year round cruising. The temperature ranges from 85''s in winter to 95''s in summer. In the winter, there''s a slight wind shift to the north with wind speeds of 65 - 75 knots. In the summer, the winds shifts to east-southeast and blow around 65 - 65 knots. There is no real rainy season. Showers tend to be in short bursts with blue skies to follow. Yacht charters should be avoided through September and October, as the risk of a hurricane, could easily ruin your yacht charter vacation.
In complete contrast, by virtue of its amazing nature is St John. Comprised of two-thirds national park, St John is arguably the most beautiful of the US Virgin Islands. Anchor in Hurricane Hole, surrounded by the National Park and few people. The rest of St John is blessed with endless white beaches and wildlife. Take a stroll along one of the walking tracks that lead to panoramic views of the emerald cays and sparkling waters.
As with many boating locations the Caribbean shoulder season, in this case from April to July, is also a great time to charter a boat as there are less shore based visitors, some lovely settled sunny weather, and warm yet steady breeze. The Caribbean is made up of many different multi-nation (and multi-cultural) volcanic islands. There are amazing sailing grounds stretching from Cuba and Jamaica in the west, through the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, The Virgin Islands, The Leeward Islands and the Windward Islands, finishing with Trinidad and Tobago off the coast of Venezuela.
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A traditional hot spot for yacht charters, the Caribbean is considered &ldquo the king of yacht charter vacations&rdquo , so please contact us here to go on your private charter. Whether you agree with this or not, you like most people will have heard of the Caribbean as a great yacht charter destination. This is because this location covers a huge area and offer fantastic diversity. It is beautiful and warm, has amazing beaches, interesting cultures and perhaps most importantly, the Caribbean has a huge selection of crewed yachts, luxury yachts and superyachts which you can rent and experience a truly magnificent vacation around the various Island groups. The Caribbean is a natural wonderland onshore, but probably most importantly, it has an ocean laden with treasures, from tiny beach ridden coral atolls to substantial mountainous islands exuding rich and colorful cultures. An area which is famous for its beautiful waterways and islands, there is no better way to experience the Caribbean than on a crewed luxury yacht charter vacation.
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- Gustavia Harbour in St Barts - shopping, nightlife, restaurants and European quintessence
- Nelson in Dockyards in Antigua - history and beauty in a harbour
- Sunset in St Lucia
- St Kitts for the beauty, history and magnificent views from Brimstone Hill Fortress
- Anegada for its deserted beaches, fringed reefs and the unique flora and fauna of the salt ponds, home to the pink flamingo
- The BVIs for the beautiful beaches and anchorages
- Guadeloupe for its diversity - one side offers cosmopolitan flair, bordered by beaches and coral reefs and the other has open lands with the fertile, volcanic peaks , rain forest and waterfalls.
Popular places to visit on a yacht charter include Antigua , St Barts , Anguilla , St Martin , The British Virgin Islands , The US Virgin Islands , the Grenadines and many more &ndash see more below.
St Thomas''s, Charlotte Amalie is one of the most popular cruise ports in the Caribbean. Red Hook Bay, on the eastern side of St Thomas, is main charter base as it is a convenient place to start your charter an exploration of the Virgin Islands. Houses of Danish influence sit scattered against the backdrop of emerald green hills and rows of charter yachts lay berthed along the waterfront.
Croatia is truly a land of islands because it has more than a thousand of them and each one is different. Many of them are inhabited but each and every one is exceptional with his own story and destiny. Sprinkled like pearl drops across the crystal clear blue of the sea, the 6,799 islands, isles, cliffs, reefs and rocks that comprise the Croatian Adriatic provide 6,799 unique reasons to dream of sailing adventure.
More than ever crewed luxury yachts are beginning to explore more exotic and remote Caribbean Islands, so ask your charter broker or captain for more information on some of these more remote treasures. Due to the scale and diversity of the different yacht charter areas of the Caribbean we have covered the major charter locations individually. Please note that if there is a charter boat cruising area, not covered here that you are interested in, please contact us and we will provide you with that information personally in the form of a yacht charter itinerary.