St. Vincent and the Grenadines is the perfect yacht charter destination for a wonderfully carefree tropical getaway. A sun-drenched oasis offering plenty of spectacular palm-fringed islands and cays that are prime for island-hopping, this enticing 8 day yacht charter itinerary in the Grenadines offers opportunities to check out some of the best.
Day 1: St. Vincent
Ready to get whisked away on a whirlwind adventure exploring the tantalizing beauty of the Grenadines? Your first day in St. Vincent will offer many alluring options, from exploring the capital of Kingston, visiting the oldest Botanical Gardens in the Caribbean, checking out the towering La Soufrière volcano, cooling off in the spectacular Baleine Waterfalls, or simply relaxing on the beach.
Day 2: Bequia
Considered the jewel of the Grenadines, Bequia delivers the quintessential components of a Caribbean getaway: a relaxed atmosphere, blissful palm-fringed beaches, fun island bars and restaurants, and lots of attractions. Guests can spend the day strolling around Port Elizabeth, visiting the Turtle Sanctuary, hiking the rugged trails of Mount Pleasant, or venturing for a dive in the vibrant coral-filled waters of Admiralty Bay.
Day 3: Mustique
Today you will spend your time relaxing in Mustique, an exclusive private haven that has been known to attract the world’s elite. The best way tour the tiny island is by mule (golf cart), making sure to stop by famous Basil’s Bar for a frozen daiquiri or two. Other musts include horseback riding and taking a swim in the pristine waters of breathtaking Macaroni Beach or in the secluded bay of Gelliceaux, which was Princess Margaret’s favorite.
Day 4: Canouan
There are a full range of delights to enjoy during your time in Caouan. If you want to bask in the sun or catch some watersport thrills, the island is renowned for its secluded sugar-sand beaches and crystalline waters. Golfers will be tempted to try out the spectacular par-72 course at the Trump International Golf Club while those looking for a challenge, can take hike up to Canouan’s highest point, Mount Royal..
Day 5: Tobago Cays
The five uninhabited islands of the Tobago Cays and the surrounding waters of Horseshoe Reef are a true paradise on earth. Offering some of the best snorkeling in the world, the reef brims with underwater splendor, from colorful coral formations to diverse marine life including rainbow-hued tropical fish and sea turtles. The pristine beaches also provide the perfect setting for sunbathing or windsurfing.
Day 6: Mayreau
One of the prettiest and most unique spots in the Grenadines, Mayreau is revered for its stunning natural surroundings. Without a doubt, the exceptional 2.5-mile-long crescent shaped beach of Saltwhistle Bay, is sure to be a highlight during your charter. Guests will also have the option of checking out Saline Bay Beach and taking a stroll up to the hilltop for heavenly views overlooking the cays.
Day 7: Palm Island/Mopion
Palm Island is utterly idyllic offering dazzling backdrops and a tranquil and serene atmosphere which beckon relaxation. Running across the entire western side of the island is the postcard-worthy Casuarina Beach which offers beautiful turquoise water and golden sandy shores. Your charter yacht can also take you nearby Mopion, a tiny secluded sandbar adorned only by a single thatch umbrella, where you can live out your escapist fantasies.
Day 8: Union Island
The final day of your luxury yacht charter vacation will take you to the southernmost island in the Grenadines – Union. Before departing spend some time soaking in the beauty of the dramatic volcanic backdrops, enjoying some watersports in lovely Chatham Bay, or exploring the bustling town of Clifton Harbour. While your must say farewell to this pristine tropical oasis today, the unbelievable experiences you had will remain forever in your memory.