The Virgin Islands are among the world’s loveliest cruising grounds for charters and yachts primarily because of the dozens of pretty islands that exists. The chain of islands and cays are however part of two different countries, some islands are part of the American Virgin Islands and some the British Virgin Islands. St. Thomas and St. John, both in the US Virgin Islands, are ideal for day trips to the BVI. On a British Virgin Islands boat tour you can visit the Baths on Virgin Gorda, picturesque Sandy Spit, the legendary beach bars on Jost Van Dyke, Willy T off of Norman Island, Cane Garden Bay on Tortola, or snorkel at the Indians. BVI day trips from St. Thomas and St. John are usually a full day excursion. We include some of the best BVI boat trips available so that you can explore your options.
Featured British Virgin Islands Excursions
Local Legend Charters
We are a locally owned and family operated charter boat company offering unique day trip adventures throughout the USVI and BVI. Based in St. Thomas, U. S. Virgin Islands, we are proud to have some of the most skilled and experienced captains in the business. Our captains are all U.S. Coast Guard licensed and have expert local knowledge of our waters having been raised and trained in the Virgin Islands by generations of accomplished sailors. Our comfortable 32-foot center console Cape Horn powerboats ensure a fun and smooth ride as you explore secret coves, beautiful beaches, hidden grottos and other incredible destinations only reachable by sea.
Welcome aboard VIBE Charters and our beautifully appointed 26 foot Glacier Bay Power Catamaran, VIBE 1. VIBE 1’s stable platform, comfortable seating, fuel efficient engines and knowledgeable captain will transport you to your destination in style. Are you are craving a snorkel adventure in the stunning waters of the US or British Virgin Islands? Or simply a fun filled day of island hopping and sampling the wide variety of local beaches, restaurants and beach bars? Let VIBE Charters take you away from the ordinary and into the extraordinary! After all, It’s Not Just Another Boat Ride!
Aqua Blue Charters
Aqua Blue Charters is owner-operated, so we can provide you personalized service for your best day of island hopping in the BVI and USVI. Create your itinerary with your private captain and tour guide before your trip. From snorkeling in St. John and the Indians, lunch at the Willy T or on Jost Van Dyke to sipping afternoon drinks at Soggy Dollar, the day is yours. We believe our expert knowledge of the best cruising area in the world will exceed all of your expectations. Our boat Mojo, comes with snorkeling gear, drinking water, ice, tons of shade and bean bag chairs to provide the most comfortable ride possible.
Sonic Charters offers private, custom day trips to the U.S. and British Virgin Islands on 32′ Intrepid and 33′ Jupiter center console powerboats. We also offer a 50′ Sea Ray for a more luxurious experience. While some of the establishments in the BVI and St. John have been impacted, rest assured the waters are still beautiful and the beaches are ready for guests! Many of the snorkeling sites are in great condition and we are excited to continue showing guests one of the best days of their vacations. For relief workers, we are offering our local rate, so $600 plus fuel for our center consoles and $1350 plus fuel for our 50′ Sea Ray. We welcome all relief workers and hope to get them out on the water as well.
$50 off with Sonic Charters. Whether you want to party the day away or lay back and unwind, we want to make it happen! We look forward to spending the day with you!Book Now
Stormy Pirates Boat Charters
Scheduled BVI Tours at Per Person pricing. Our trips take only a maximum 12 people per charter! We can take you on a Personalized Guided Tour through The Baths on Virgin Gorda, a BVI Beach Bar Hop to some of the world most famous Beach Bars, or snorkeling to some of the most beautiful caves or reefs only accessible by boat. Have a larger group and want to do a Private Charter? We can do that too! We are locally owned, and family operated. Our crews look forward to making your boat day the best day of your vacation.
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Take It Easy
What do Brad Pitt, Kenny Chesney, and Cate Blanchett all have in common? They all cruised on Take it Easy! Explore the islands in luxury! Completely customizable charters around St. Thomas, St. John and the BVI; the day is yours! Whether it’s with family, friends, a wedding party, or private getaway; you will surely enjoy the crystal blue waters and the warm Caribbean sun with TAKE IT EASY. Two luxurious Sea Rays available; accommodating 12 passengers each in comfort and style. Full bar and light snacks included. Learn more on our website, or at www.facebook.com/takeiteasyvi. Check out our excellent reviews on Trip Advisor!
Caribbean Blue Boat Charters
AFFORDABLE PRICING for Families & Friends! Rent a Private Boat w/Captain! Our Stylish 36ft Marlins provide a comfortable ride. Feel the wind as you cruise the islands. Listen to Buffet, Reggae or your choice from our 12 speaker surround sound. Your Day, Your Way! Snorkel w/ turtles, rays & tropical fish. Visit The Baths, Virgin Gorda, Soggy $ Bar, Foxy’s, Jost Van Dyke, Willy T’s Pirate ship or relax on a beautiful beach. Call us today to help design an unforgettable trip! All things are possible! Includes seating up to 12ppl, snorkel gear & bathroom. Our Captains are FUN & experienced. Visit TripAdvisor/Facebook. Call or Text, we book up fast!
New Horizons & Breakaway Charters
Join us aboard the Breakaway or New Horizons II to explore the British Virgin Islands. Visit The Baths, have lunch at Top of the Baths, enjoy snorkeling at Diamonds Reef and visit a beautiful beach and beach bars like Soggy Dollar Bar & Restaurant on Jost Van Dyke. Trip includes light continental breakfast, snorkel gear and instructions, your captain clears customs for everyone, a guide through the Baths and an open bar and afternoon snacks. A perfect day on the water and exploring the BVI. Reservations Required. Book Online to Save. We look forward to showing you the British Virgin Islands. Departs from St. Thomas and St. John Daily!
Magic Moments Luxury Excursions
Discover the heights of luxury at sea level with Magic Moments. This company is available on St Thomas and St John, has been voted BEST Day Excursion Company by readers of the Daily News and has consistently received the highest ratings on TripAdvisor. Just recently, Magic Moments received the distinguished Fodor Choice Award. Explore the most beautiful destinations of the British- and US Virgin Islands away from the crowd and with a customized itinerary on these lavish and elegantly appointed yachts. Feast on French Style Continental breakfast, gourmet lunch, open bar, wines and champagne. Snorkel, swim, explore or relax; enjoy a day of yachting.
One Love Charters
Experience the British Virgin Islands and the U.S. Virgin Islands the way the locals do! Book with One Love Charters and you’ll be able to visit all the destinations the VI has to offer… Including the ones you can’t read about! Whether you want to snorkel beautiful reefs, bar hop beach to beach, or just relax on the boat with an ice cold beverage in hand, One Love Charters will work to make your day with us the highlight of your vacation!
Avia Charters offers fully customizable private charters for up to 12 guests. Hop aboard Carpe Diem and explore everything the U.S. and British Virgin Islands have to offer. Island hopping, Beach Bar hopping, Snorkeling and more. Carpe Diem is a 41’ power boat with 600 horsepower. There is plenty of seating in the shade or in the sun. All trips include ice, water, soda, snorkel gear and instruction. The boat is equipped with an up to date sound system as well as a fresh water rinse.
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How many islands make up the BVI?
The British Virgin Islands are made up of about 50 islands and islets. The four main islands are Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Jost Van Dyke and Anegada. Tortola is the largest with an area of 21 square miles, followed by Anegada at 15 square miles, Virgin Gorda at 8 square miles and Jost Van Dyke at 3 square miles. Smaller islands include Great Tobago, Peter Island, Cooper Island, Norman Island, Guana Island, Beef Island, Great Thatch, Scrub Island, Sandy Cay, The Indians, Salt Island, Nanny Cay, Marina Cay, Bellamy Cay, Buck Island, Mosquito Island, Necker Island, Prickly Pear, Round Rock, Saba Rock, Sandy Spit, Frenchman’s Cay, Little Wickam’s Cay, George Dog Island, Ginger Island, Great Camanoe, Great Dog Island, Green Cay, Carvel Rock, Cockroach Island, Dead Chest Island, East Seal Dog Island, Eustatia, Fallen Jerusalem, Little Camanoe, Little Cay, Diamond Cay, Dog Islands, Little Jost Van Dyke, Little Thatch, Little Tobago, Old Jerusalem Island, Oyster Rock, Pelican Island and West Dog Island. Wickams Cay and two other small cays, Bird Cay and Dead Horse Cay, were part of a land reclamation project and are today part of Road Town, Tortola.
Take a BVI day trip while vacationing in the US Virgin Islands and you can go from St. Thomas to Tortola, visit Jost Van Dyke from St. John, or you can do a multi-stop BVI charter. You will have an amazing time island hopping in the British Virgin Islands.