Tortola is a beautiful scenic island with panoramic views, clear blue water, white sandy beaches and hiking trails. We highly recommend going in early to unwind and take in the beauty of the British Virgin Islands.
The British Virgin Islands(BVI) have one major airport which is the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (EIS) located on Beef Island which connects to Tortola (where the BVI Aggressor operates from) via the Queen Elizabeth II Bridge. They offer both domestic and international flights. There are direct flights and those that connect through San Juan, Puerto Rico(SJU) prior to arrive to Beef Island.
As the BVI is an archipelago, most transportation revolves around water travel. The common transportation options available throughout the BVI include large ferries, water taxis, taxis and car rentals. Taxis are readily available at the Terrance B. Lettsome Internation Airport and many of the hotel and resorts provide transportation.
Fort Burt, Callwood Rum Distillery, Old Government House Museum. The Dungeon, The Copper Mine, Ruins of St. Philip’s Anglican Church, are a few of the notable historic sites that provide a window into the past of the British Virgin Islands rich history.
Whether you prefer to relax on the beach, explore underwater wonders, or embark on adventures, the BVI has something to offer for everyone. The more popular activities include sailing, yachting, snorkeling, scuba diving, beach hopping, island hiking, island tours and excursions, and beachside dining and nightlife.
The cuisine in the BVI is influenced by Caribbean flavors and offers a variety of delicious dishes. Some of the more popular dishes include conch, fish and seafood, roti, johnny cakes, rum, and West Indian curry. Be sure to explore local restaurants, beachside eateries, and street food stalls to savor the diverse and delicious flavors of the Caribbean cuisine!
British Virgin Islands Hotels & Resorts
Village Cay Hotel & Marina, Tortola
Host Hotel (BVI Aggressor embark location) - Village Cay Hotel & Marina is located in the heart of the capital of BVI and steps away from the dock of the BVI Aggressor. Comfortable, affordable and charming hotel offerings 23 waterfront or mountain view rooms, studios, villas & suites. Amenities include Internet, pool, laundry, shops, onsite restaurant, bar and salon. Village Cay is well known for good food, good drinks, and good people.
Long Bay Beach Resort, Tortola
Located on the capital island of Tortola, Long Bay Beach Resort is nestled on a mile-long stretch serene white sand shoreline framed by lush palms. Each room is uniquely styled with a private pergola and fitted with AC, king beds, premium linens and access to room service. Amenities beachside restaurant, bar, coffee shop, complimentary guest refreshments, beach cabanas, daybeds & umbrellas.
Wyndham Tortola BVI Lambert Beach Resort
Wyndham Tortola BVI Lambert Beach Resort is situated on one of the Caribbean’s most beautiful beaches and features one of the biggest fresh water pools in the British Virgin Islands with a swim-up bar and cabanas. Their 38 pet-friendly, non-smoking rooms and suites offer amenities like free WiFi and private patios with ocean or garden views. Other amenities include a fitness center, spa and on-site restaurant. The resort is less than four miles from Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (EIS).
Rosewood Little Dix Bay, Virgin Gorda
Surrounded by the untamed wilderness of Virgin Gorda, Rosewood Little Dix Bay is on one of the Caribbean’s finest shorelines—a half-mile beach of powder-white sand beyond a colorful barrier reef. Offering luxury room, suites and villas, amenites include 2 pools, spa, tennis and 4 restaurants. The resort is a five-minute drive from Virgin Gorda Airport (VIJ) and a twenty-minute boat trip away from Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport (EIS) in Tortola.