Paradise islands of powder-white beaches, swaying palm trees and warm aqua waters teeming with colourful fish and turtles – welcome to the Caribbean. Laid-back beach bars playing reggae music and brightly coloured chattel villages are yours to explore with a Caribbean yacht charter this Christmas.
Discover the tropical paradise waiting for you, and a selection of yachts available to charter this winter. With temperatures around 29 °C and a plethora of islands to enjoy, experience superyacht life with your loved ones under the warm Caribbean sun while enjoying turquoise waters and powder white sand.
Situated at the southern tip of the Caribbean, you’ll find Martinique, Saint Lucia, Barbados, Saint Vincent & the Grenadines and Trinidad & Tobago, making up the Windward Islands. This string of islands located just before South America, offer a true sense of escapism and exclusivity and have a beautifully lush green tropical backdrop thanks to its wetter climate.
Martinique is the largest of the Windward Islands and an oversees territory of France, therefore featuring a blend of West Indian and French influences, even Parisian style bistros. The ‘Island of Flowers’ is achingly beautiful with an incredible variety of tropical plants, trees, flora and fauna flourishing here, including bougainvillea, hibiscus, poinsettias and numerous species of orchid. Exploring inland you’ll come across fascinating plantations of tropical produce such as papayas, mangos, guavas, bananas and pineapples as well as coffee, sugar cane and cinnamon. Les Anses-d’Artlet has three scenic coves and there are also many ship wrecks for keen divers to indulge in.
St Lucia is easily recognizable thanks to the twin green mountain peaks of The Pitons – a UNESCO world heritage protected site. The coast offers a range of volcanic beaches, popular reefs for diving and snorkeling, luxurious hotel resorts and quaint fishing villages. Walking further inland and the interior rainforest guides you to breathtaking waterfalls such as Toraille at an impressive 15m high. Rodney Bay in the north is a mixture of complete relaxation and modern commodity whilst Soufrière is an area that will delight those looking to capture nature at its rarest and most unspoilt.
From the stunning white beaches to the emerald-coloured mountains, the Windward Islands are a premier destination for those that want to discover the Caribbean in all of its majesty and glory. From hiking in the rainforests to exploring the rolling hills that all stem from the island’s volcano, this is a unique Caribbean experience.
Located off Puerto Rico, the prevailing northerly winds that embrace the picturesque shores give the Leeward Islands group, its name. Spanning 300 miles from the British Virgin Islands to Dominica, these islands include Anguilla, Saba, Saint Eustatius, St Kitts & Nevis and Antigua & Barbuda. From lush tropical rainforests to sandy coral beaches and majestic volcanic craters, these islands are rich in diversity.
A chartered cruise to the Leeward Islands can take into account all the different cultures that have permeated the islands, from food to how people sit back, relax and communicate with one another. Your charter itinerary will allow you to grasp the essence of each island and everything they individually have to offer.
Contact our team today for an informal conversation about your idyllic Caribbean yacht charter and the right yacht for you. We can also create a bespoke itinerary to suit your desires, family and group of friends. Call +44 (0)7596 872 529, or email email@example.com.