Home to YCCS Marina, Virgin Gorda offers dramatic topography and attracts visitors to discover the island's stunning beaches, quiet coves, and unparalleled beauty.
Virgin Gorda is a sailor's paradise, its azure seas play host to protected anchorages and reliable breezes. In addition to being exceptionally beautiful, Virgin Gorda is:
• The third largest island in the BVI
• 10 miles long and 2 miles wide
• 12 miles east of Road Town, Tortola, capital of the BVI
• Approximately 30 miles northeast of St. Thomas
• 95 miles west of St. Barts
Places to visit:
A hub for watersports, this protected bay offers a wide range of bars and restaurants and of course YCCS Marina and Clubhouse.
The Baths, Devil’s Bay and Spring Bay:
This trio of beautiful beaches is part of the BVI National Parks System. With its majestic boulders and lovely sea pools, The Baths has become one of the BVI’s most popular attractions.
Little Fort National Park:
A 36-acre wildlife sanctuary east of the Yacht Harbour, Little Harbour also contains the remains of a Spanish fort.
The ruins of a 19th century sugar plantation are on the grounds of the Nail Bay Resort.
The small national park is located on a windswept hill and contains the remains of a copper mine operated by Cornish miners between 1838 and 1867.
Gorda Peak National Park: at 1,500 feet this national park is the island’s highest point, and features a variety of indigenous and exotic plant life.