The Caribbean

A continuous arc of islands from the Virgin Islands in the north to the Grenadines in the south are blessed with immaculate sandy beaches and brilliant azure seas, offering the perfect environment for enjoying your yacht and its facilities to the full.


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  • Antigua


    With 365 beaches around the island, coral reefs and coastline ideal for anchoring off, it’s a great yachting destination. You’ll find some typical Caribbean vibrant markets, or for a more serene experience, take a trip along Fig Tree Drive.
  • Guadeloupe


    The French island of Guadeloupe is known to the Caribbean as Karukera - Island of beautiful waters. Shaped like a butterfly with a river dividing the two wings, the western wing is home to the national park, crowned by La Soufrière volcano.
  • Dominica


    Dominica has some great sights including a Carib-Indian reservation, the spectacular Trafalgar Falls and Scotts Head, the world's second largest Boiling Lake, inside of Morne Trois Pitons National Park (a UNESCO World Heritage site).
  • Martinique


    ‘Discovered’ by Christopher Columbus, Martinique has a picturesque volcanic landscape, its beaches surrounded by sugar, palm and pineapple plantations. The island’s French and Creole heritage is very present particularly in the delicious food.
  • The Pitons, St Lucia

    The Pitons, St Lucia

    St Lucia’s dramatic twin coastal peaks, the Pitons, soar 2000 feet up from the sea sheltering magnificent rain forests where wild orchids and birds of paradise flourish. Peruse the open-air markets for tropical fruits
  • St Vincent

    St Vincent

    Saint Vincent, the capital of the Grenadines, is referred to as ‘the Mainland’ and is composed of volcanic mountains, so is blessed with lush landscapes, with unspoiled backdrops of brilliant flora, crystal clear waters with magnificent coral reefs.
  • Barbados


    A place of classic calypso rhythms and world-famous rums, Barbados is fringed with coral reefs that provide excellent snorkelling, surfing and scuba diving. Immense botanic gardens show the beauty possible from the perfect weather conditions.
  • Grenada


    Grenada is a mountainous island, dotted with picturesque towns and has long been a major source of nutmeg, ginger, cinnamon, and cocoa. There are cascading rivers and waterfalls and one of the most breathtakingly beautiful mountain lakes imaginable.
  • Bequia


    Bequia tends to attract the more adventurous guest who prefers the tropical delights and ambiance of smaller, more informal Caribbean islands. The beaches here are excellent, long, white and sandy, providing great areas for snorkelling and diving.
  • Mustique


    Mustique used to be a favourite hiding place for pirates with their treasure! Today it is a private island owned by shareholders dedicated to preserving the natural beauty. There is a wealth of activities available from tennis to equestrian trails.
  • Canouan


    Famous for the Raffles Resort and Trump International Golf Club, Canouan has one of the Caribbean’s longest barrier reefs, gorgeous white sand beaches and turquoise seas. It’s often described as ‘island of turtles’.
  • Mayreau


    Set sail for Mayreau’s Whistle Bay, one of the most magnificent spots. The bay is formed by a crescent-shaped beach and offers a stunning view of the windward side of the Caribbean. If you get peckish, buy some lobster from the passing fisherman...
  • Carriacou


    Described as ‘authentic Caribbean’, Carriacou has none of the discos, casinos, or exclusive boutiques that you can find on the other islands. It does have a mix of spectacular volcanic black sand beaches and white coral sand beaches for you to enjoy.
  • Petit St Vincent

    Petit St Vincent

    Considered by some as the most beautiful stretch of water in the Caribbean, Petit St Vincent is a professionally managed resort island with soft rolling hills and white sand beaches. It’s luxurious, peaceful and has a real sense of privacy.
  • Iles des Saintes

    Iles des Saintes

    Discovered by Christopher Columbus, this little archipelago of eight volcanic islands lie seven miles south of Guadeloupe. Known for being ‘unspoilt’, you’ll find one of the most beautiful bays in the world and perfect waters for snorkelling and diving.
  • Marigot Bay, St Lucia

    Marigot Bay, St Lucia

    One of St Lucia's most scenic spots and renowned for its natural beauty, forested mountains, waterfalls, secret coves and long, sandy beaches. Here, the warmth of the Caribbean sun is matched by the welcome of the friendly St Lucians.
  • Tobago Cays

    Tobago Cays

    This Horseshoe Reef has a diameter of about two miles and is teeming with corals and tropical fish of every kind. The afternoon sun that shines down on the white sand bottom and clear water turns the entire area bright emerald.

Sample itinerary

  • Antigua Guadeloupe 42 miles
  • Guadeloupe Iles des Saintes 20 miles
  • Iles des Saintes Dominica 20 miles
  • Dominica Martinique 40 miles
  • Martinique Marigot Bay/ St Lucia 40 miles
  • Marigot Bay The Pitons/ St Lucia 15 miles
  • The Pitons St Vincent 20 miles
  • St Vincent Bequia 20 miles
  • Bequia Mustique 15 miles
  • Mustique Canouan 15 miles
  • Canouan Mayreau 5 miles
  • Mayreau Tobago Cays 3 miles
  • Tobago Cays Petit St Vincent 9 miles
  • Petit St Vincent Carriacou 9 miles
  • Carriacou Grenada 40 miles


  • One of St Lucia's most beautiful spots, Marigot Bay, is renowned for its natural beauty, forested mountains, waterfalls, secret coves and long, lazy sandy beaches.
  • Visit Antigua’s English Harbour, the site of a restored British colonial naval station called "Nelson's Dockyard”, and neighbouring Falmouth Harbour, both internationally renowned as ideal cruising destinations.
  • British Virgin Islands - with the Sir Frances Drake Channel stretching in front of you, the BVIs are truly a sailor’s paradise. The secluded anchorages still have an air of pirate tales!
  • Highlights
  • Itinerary
  • Adriatic & Eastern Mediterranean

    Classical history and glorious landscapes are found in this region. They will kindle the spirit of discovery and escapism in you, while you bask in luxury on one of our magnificent yachts.
  • Western Mediterranean

    The appeal of cruising around the world’s most exciting and revered ports in France, Italy, Corsica and Sardinia is unrivalled. No wonder so many of our most seasoned charter clients return again and again to revisit favourite haunts and make new discoveries!
  • Caribbean and Bahamas

    Unrivalled opportunities for snorkelling, diving and fishing, against a backdrop of islands blessed with gorgeous sand and lapped by warm aquamarine water. The virgin seas around the Eastern Caribbean and the Bahamas offer some of the best tropical island cruising in the world.
  • Indian Ocean

    A tempting alternative winter charter destination to the Caribbean. Choose from the equally stunning Maldives or the Seychelles, each with their own unique characteristics, but both offering spectacular beaches and turquoise waters for outstanding snorkelling and diving. The Maldives consist of 26 atolls and hundreds of islets, only 250 of which are inhabited. Charters in the Maldives are not conducted to pre-determined itineraries and your captain will plan a daily programme to match your preferred activities.
  • South Pacific

    With many areas inaccessible to mainstream tourism, discover the true South Pacific and cruise through some of the most beautiful, unspoiled islands imaginable. The locals will welcome and inspire you with their love of music and dance. The South Pacific offers arguably the best diving in the world; a constant warm water temperature means you can spot reef sharks, manta rays, turtles and dolphins often up to 50 metres away. Few seascapes are as evocative of paradise than the coral islands of the South Pacific.
  • South East Alaska

    Lofty glaciers and misty fjords, waterfalls and hot springs, orcas and grizzly bears, sea lions and bald eagles all combine to make Alaska a place for the most amazing adventure and exploration. A cruising experience like no other.
  • Costa Rica

    The unspoiled Costa Rican coastline is teeming with exotic wildlife. Humpback whales play with their calves in the clear water, whilst the jungle interior abounds with howler monkeys and toucans, and thousands of species of tropical animals. The golden beaches are pristine and inshore there are rain forests, national parks, volcanoes, hot springs, horse riding and rock climbing to choose from – an endless array of activities and wildlife. A true natural paradise in every sense.
  • The Great Barrier Reef

    The Great Barrier Reef and Tropical Far North Queensland offer off-the-beaten-track cruising at its most spectacular with outstanding snorkelling, diving and fishing opportunities in an untouched natural environment of extraordinary beauty.
  • Indonesia

    Indonesia is home to over 17,000 islands spanning an area of over 5000km across the equator. With vast differences from island to island, they all have one thing in common and that is a rich and colourful culture where life is regulated by a series of spectacular rituals. The islands of Komodo, a designated World Heritage Site, are blessed with hundreds of secluded beaches, transparent crystal clear waters, and stunning coral reefs waiting to be explored. Home to the Komodo dragon, the world’s largest lizard, you will also find here the most extraordinary cultures where life has remained unchanged for centuries.
  • Norway

    There are tens of thousands of islands across Norway from top to bottom offering stunning views across varied coastlines. Take a helicopter or seaplane ride over the stunning waterfalls and glaciers or try some skiing or reindeer and dog team sleighs. Taste home made cheeses and creams straight from the traditional farms and order private performances of musicians and artists on coastal islands. It’s quite simply a perfect cruising destination.
  • South East Asia

    The Andaman Sea on the west coast of the Malay Peninsula offers ideal cruising conditions. Dramatic limestone landscapes, endless lagoons, lush tropical vegetation and powdery white sand beaches together with the cultural attractions of Thailand and Malaysia guarantee the most unforgettable of journeys.
  • The Red Sea

    A mystical country bursting with culture and beauty, Egypt is a truly unique cruising destination. Sharm el Sheikh, on the Red Sea Riviera, is located at the tip of Sinai and well known for being a paradise for snorkelling and scuba diving. The Red Sea offers a seascape which is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and varied in the world, renowned for its rich sea life and teeming with over 2,000 species.

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