• Sat. Sep 18th, 2021

A cruising destination like no other: The Caribbean

Escape the hustle and bustle of daily life this season and enjoy the experience of a lifetime on a charter yacht through the Caribbean. Home to a broad range of island groups, including the Bahamas, the Leeward Islands, the Windward Islands and the Greater Antilles, a charter through this tropical, exotic and magnificent region offers the perfect paradise getaway. A natural wonderland, the region is also known for its variety of cultures, cuisines and friendly, welcoming locals. Each island features a blend of rich, colourful and vibrant history and a range of on land and water activities – from world-class dining to national foods, luxury shopping and open-air markets to sunbathing, hiking, sightseeing, and more. As the Caribbean offers year-round sunshine and warm weather, the climate remains balmy, hot and steamy, with temperatures between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (90°F).

If you are searching for luscious, green and dense landscapes to explore, then head to the Leeward Islands. Passionate snorkelers and scuba divers will enjoy exploring the cays and coral reefs of the Bahamas, while history buffs are sure to be fascinated with the winding past of Cuba. The volcanic island of Martinique offers stunning hiking and trekking opportunities, while the Windward Islands are celebrated for their wind-swept, pristine sandy beaches.

The Bahamas remains one of the most popular yachting destinations for a good reason. Divided into three specific island chains, each provides a different slice of island life, out of this world diving as well as superb fishing and sunbathing. Included in the travel bubble within the region, the Abaco Islands offer a peek into the former British colonial life, with a Caribbean flair. The central Bahamas group is known for its lively nightlife and range of entertainment from golf courses to casinos, while the lower Bahamas, including the famous Exumas chain, provide a taste of idyllic, tranquil island living. The perfect destination to explore by charter yacht, the 63.5m motor yacht MOCA will ensure the Bahamas becomes your exotic playground. The Leeward Islands, celebrated for their rolling, verdant landscapes and bright coral reefs, have long been a draw for settlers. With an abundance of natural beauty and a fascinating past, this area offers visitors barefoot luxury at its finest. Home to pirate legends and spectacular sandy beaches, the Windward Islands are ideal for soaking up the sun and local flavour in peace and tranquillity. Offering unique islands with a broad range of landscapes and sparkling waters, enjoy a taste of true Caribbean living here. Lastly, the Greater Antilles are steeped in history and tradition. An increasingly popular charter destination, let the natural aquatic and land wonders and illustrious past of this destination woo you and your guests, as a charter through the Greater Antilles will leave you wanting more.

To learn more about chartering a luxury superyacht MOCA through the Caribbean or read more on the number of destinations, visit FGI Yacht Group today.