St Maarten, St Barths and Anguilla
Welcome to the Caribbean islands of St Maarten, St Barths and Anguilla part of the impressive Leeward Island chain. With our trip in St. Maarten, you will soon discover that a St Maarten sailing vacation offers some of the most spectacular sailing in the Caribbean. If you are used to sailing in more crowded sailing areas, you will find that St Maarten and the surrounding islands offers remote and total relaxation for that perfect getaway.
Enjoy fine dining and live music at the many waterfront restaurants in Grand Case; a protected anchorage on the French side of St Maarten. Why not go shopping to the exclusive island of Saint Barths, just a short sail away. Or perhaps a short sail to Anguilla, pick up a mooring and relax on beautiful, deserted beaches famous for their pristine white sands and celebrity visitors. For the more active, enjoy a dive at the pristine sandbank of Saba and discover why this is a diver and snorkeler paradise. The Leeward Islands really are heaven for any sailor, above and below the water, and a St Maarten Yacht Charter with Sail La Vie is the perfect way to experience them.
Please note! The Itinerary could be changed, depending on the wind direction
Your cruise starts in the Marina of Port Lonvilliers, Anse Marcel, in the Idyllic French part of St. Martin, check-in at 6 pm. After being greeted by your Crew, and a quick briefing you may move into your cabin. Dinner, as well as overnight stay on board. Just a few steps away from the yacht you can find a restaurant where you may enjoy the Caribbean air to the full.
After the breakfast, the anchor will be hoisted and you will sail to a small island called Tintamare, the first of our destinations on this day. Take a bath in the sun, or in the admirable blue Caribbean Sea, before sailing further into the direction of St. Barth. The Marina of Gustavia is the place of departure of a city, whose ambience reminds of old France. After the dinner on board, you may feel like visiting one of the lovely and typical bars, which can be found in the near venue. Do not be surprised if you meet celebrities on your neighbouring table or while shopping. St Barth is the island of the rich and famous.
The sail to Fourche, will be stopped for a visit of one of the most beautiful beaches in St. Barth, the Colombier Cave. Here various water sport activities will be offered. The Ile Fourche is a magical and very quiet place to anchor for today Evening.
Breakfast on board. Moving off to St. Phillipsburg, the capital of the Dutch side of St. Maarten. Enjoy this lively city and take the chance to buy duty free. Attires, Spirits and cigarettes you will find it all, low priced.
“Cast off”, the destination is called Anguilla, another island of the rich and famous,this time on the British side of life. About 30 snow-white, breathtaking beaches with turquoise collared water await you. The location is Road Bay. From here, u can pay a visit to the glamorous Sandy Island, as an optional excursion. Overnight stay in Road Bay. Quaint pubs, of which some also provide live bands ensure a welcome contrast to the besides so contemplative island.
Return to St. Martin, to the capital of the French side of the island: Marigot. You do have time for an elaborate window shopping tour, before you will reach the anchor place in the Lagoon Grand Case. West Indian flair combined with a French Lifestyle.
Breakfast and return to Port Lonvilliers. Check-out at 10 am and transfer to the airport.