Sail to Culebra, where azure waters thrive with marine life. Visit the coastal town of Esperanza Bay on Vieques Island, before easy-going Cruz Bay on St. John Island. Continue exploring the Virgin Islands, before Gustavia on St. Barths promises a certain French je ne sais quoi. Then, dip your toes in the exquisite sand of South Friar’s Bay on St. Kitts and Nevis.
1 San Juan, Puerto Rico
Your luxurious yacht cruise begins in San Juan, where you’ll be transferred
to your Emerald Cruises luxury yacht and embark on your discovery of the
Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Please book your flight to arrive into San Juan prior to 02:00 PM.
2 Culebra, Culebra Island
Culebra is widely known for its white-sand beaches and active reef and is one
of the major islands in Puerto Rico’s archipelago. This island offers plenty for
nature lovers, giving you peace and tranquillity in a truly pristine destination.
There are more than 20 cays bustling with diverse marine life, making it an
absolute paradise for underwater adventurers and casual beachgoers alike.
3 Esperanza Bay, Vieques Island
The quaint coastal town of Esperanza has a lovely waterfront with gorgeous
beaches and a bustling strip of restaurants, bars, and guesthouses. One can
walk along the boulevard and visit the various establishments for a glimpse
into the local culture and activities on offer. Locals enjoy spending the
afternoon at Sun Bay, the main urban beach located in the town’s eastern
4 Cruz Bay, St. John, US Virgin Islands
Cruz Bay is the economic and social hub of St. John, with a busy inter-island
ferry dock connecting it to other islands in the region. The busy bay is dotted
with restaurants and shops, and beautiful Caribbean architecture can be seen
in Mongoose Junction as one takes a gentle stroll through town. Cruz Bay is
also known as the ‘Love City’, a moniker earned because of its eclectic and
quiet ‘take it easy’ vibe.
5 Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
Virgin Gorda is the third largest and second-most populous of the British
Virgin Islands. Somehow uncrowded, Gorda Sound itself has recently
blossomed into a busy place surrounded with resorts and vacation villas.
Virgin Gorda is a beautiful island; an ideal jumping off point for an in-depth
discovery of the Virgin Islands.
6 Gustavia, Saint Barthélemy
Named for Sweden’s King Gustav III, Gustavia is the charming capital and
main seaport of the island of Saint Barthélemy, also known as St. Barth. It
is often considered to be one of the most beautiful islands in the Caribbean
and a tropical paradise with French flair. You will enjoy the beauty of its large
idyllic beaches, plus the charm and refinement of its old wooden houses.
7 Friars Beach, Saint Kitts and Nevis
No trip to St. Kitts is complete without a visit to South Friars Bay, one of the
most popular of all the island’s beaches. Golden sand, shore reefs and the
quiet turquoise waters make for breathtaking scenery that surrounds this
St. Kitts beach. The view of Friars Bay from the top of the Southeast
Peninsula Road on Sir Timothy's Hill is absolutely remarkable. From here,
you will have a magnificent view of the Friars Bay Salt Pond and the St. Kitts
beaches at North Friars Bay and South Friars Bay.
8 St. John’s, Antigua, Antigua and Barbuda
Your time aboard your Emerald Cruises luxury yacht comes to an end in
St. John’s. After bidding farewell to the crew and your fellow guests, you will
be transferred to the airport for your return flight home.
Please book your flight to depart out of St John's after 12:00 PM.