The British Virgin Islands is a volcanic archipelago consisting of 4 main islands and over 50 cays and islets in the Caribbean Sea. This prominent destination is known for its beautiful coastlines, especially on the islands of Tortola, Jost Van Dyke, Anegada, and Virgin Gorda. Beachgoers can relax on idyllic stretches of soft white sand while adventurists can enjoy a wide range of water sports – surfing, wreck diving, and snorkelling are among the best things to do in the archipelago. 

The British Virgin Islands has a lot more to offer than just beaches, though. You can explore intriguing landmarks dating back centuries, such as Fort Charlotte and the Callwood Rum Distillery on Tortola, as well as copper mine ruins on Virgin Gorda. There are also plenty of modern pleasures – restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and shops – close to the islands’ major piers and resort areas. Whether you prefer a peaceful or active tropical holiday, the British Virgin Islands will deliver remarkable experiences. 

What to see & do in British Virgin Islands

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Things to do in the British Virgin Islands offer all the adventure, culture, fun, adventure, and family-friendly excitement you could want on a Caribbean holiday. You can discover amazing sunrise and sunset views above seaside villages. Go snorkelling below crystal waters along coral reefs. Lose yourself in the eclectic Caribbean culture with dance, music, and festivals. You can also hit the white sand beaches for swimming, kiteboarding, surfing, and sunbathing. You...

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Where & what to eat in British Virgin Islands

Food and dining in the British Virgin Islands offer you the ultimate way to explore the diversity of Caribbean culture through delicious fusion cuisine blending continental and indigenous traditions. Here you'll enjoy freshly caught seafood with equally farm-fresh produce for seasonal dishes that are always changing.  Some of the more popular restaurants around include Abe's by the Sea with fresh lobster and conch, Ali Baba's for a weekly pig roast and...

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Where to shop & what to buy in British Virgin Islands

  • 10 Best Places to Go Shopping in British Virgin Islands

    The best places to go shopping in the British Virgin Islands come in a surprising variety, considering this isn't thought of as a prime retail destination. Visitors are mostly drawn to the islands for the chance to sail, snorkel or soak up the sun in this paradisiacal corner of the Caribbean. You’ll find most of the variety of goods on...

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Where to go & what to do at night in British Virgin Islands

  • 10 Things to Do at Night in the British Virgin Islands

    The things to do at night in the British Virgin Islands go well beyond the spectacular sunsets. There are funky meetup spots, buzzing parties, and exciting nocturnal adventures to be had. We've also included a few choice venues to grab a couple of beers. With 4 main islands and more than 50 smaller islands and cays, there’s a lot to explore...

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