The British Virgin Islands (BVI) 

Cruise & Learn on both Keelboat and Catamaran Cruisers

2015 Dates: Nov 30- Dec 7, Dec 7-14

2016 Dates: Feb 19-26, Feb 26-March 4 / Dec 2-9, Dec 9-16           

The BVI are a Caribbean paradise accessed through Miami and St. Thomas USVI. The BVI is consistently rated as one of the world’s top sailing destinations by SAILING and Cruising World magazines.

Sailing route in the british virgin islands

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Superb 10-20 knot trade wind sailing, idyllic protected anchorages, lively resorts - a cruise & learn in the British Virgin Islands provides as much fun as you can handle! Here’s what you can expect on your sailing adventure in the British Virgin Islands:

Sailboat for caribbean sailing

  • relax with the opportunity to explore
  • Stunning pristine anchorages
  • Miles of sandy beaches that tourists don't typically get to see
  • Hiking, snorkeling, diving in this unique, exotic ecosystem
  • Stressless line-of-sight deep water navigation

Select a 7 or 14 day Cruise & Learn Adventure and experience sailing to different ports-of-call each day.

Our first week is aboard a SUNSAIL Jeanneau 40/44i Cruiser. The second week is aboard a SUNSAIL Robertson & Caine Leopard 384 Cruising Catamaran.

Catamaran in the caribbean

Stay-on in the BVI for your your first Bareboat Charter

Enjoy discounted rates as first time Skippers. There is also an option for Students achieving their Bareboat Charter Master Certification to continue for a second or third week with friends and family to Bareboat Charter. Ask one of our Instructors at our False Creek Office about the details of this option.

Call Us Toll Free Today- 1 (877) 772- 9272 for  details . . .

If you’ve always wanted to learn how to sail, sail in the Caribbean or just visit a beautiful part of the world, this is your perfect opportunity and great value!

 Courses Offered

Earn  up to four (4) NauticED Certifications: 

Sample Picture Itinerary for Week 1

On your travelling day meet the CREW at 6pm at SUNSAIL Yacht Charters in Road Town, Tortola


Sailing and snorkeling holiday in the british virgin islands

Day 1- destination the "Indians" and the Bight Bay on Norman Island- exceptional snorkelling with turtles and dinner on the the schooner "Willy T" floating Pirate Bar and Seafood Bistro

Sailing adventure in cooper island

Day 2- Circumnavigate Peter and Salt Islands, moor in Manchioneel Bay for beach walk and dinner at the Cooper Island Beach Resort

Sailing to peter island and virgin gorda baths

Day 3- Sail to Ginger Is. and Virgin Gorga Is. and hike the hidden paths and puzzling boulders of "The Baths" 

British virgin islands sailing holiday to saba rock

After an exillerating sail up Sir Francis Drake Channel we arrive late afternoon for Saba Rock Resorts famous Happy Hour- a short dinghy ride to Bitter End Resort to the Beach Pub for dinner and sunset

Relaxing on your cruise and learn sailing adventure in the british virgin islands

Anegeda Island Day 4- a 21nm close reach to Anegeda Island 2.5 hours north from Virgin Gorda

Catching lobster on your sailing adventure in the BVI

1-2 kilogram Anegeda lobsters ready for the beach BBQ- best lobster ever!  

Pristine beaches when sailing in the british virgin islands 

Day 5- a broad reach and several gibes to Jost Van Dyke Is. and Great Bay, home of the Corsair and Foxy's- Day 5

Sailing to the soggy dollar bar in white bay jost van dyke

 Late afternoon at the Soggy Dollar Bar, White Bay, Jost Van Dyke

Unwinding when sailing in the british virgin island

Next stop Foxy's in Great Bay for dinner, sunset and Reggae.

Sailing adventure to Marina Cay in the BVIs


Day 6- beam reach to visit Pussers and the Marina Cay Resort

Aerial photo of sailing in the british virgin islands










Day 7 - visit Soper's Hole, Tortola and close reach in moderate breeze returning to SUNSAIL Yacht Charters and Resort in late morning

Back to the docks by 11:00 for Check-in, seven days is never enough in paradise!

Now, this is a holiday to remember!

7 or 14 day Learn-to-Sail Holiday Adventure in the British Virgin Islands  - from $1975 per person 

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