learn to sail

Crystal clear water, deserted island beaches, comfortable trade winds, and panoramic bliss are what you can expect to find. Stretched out all around you, the yachtsmen's dream. The Virgin Islands unique geography provides for the best sailing waters in the Western Hemisphere. Ideal Anchorages, line of sight sailing, consistent waters, and great diving would just be scratching the surface in explaining this one of a kind sailing experience.

Whether you're a seasoned sailor or you've never stepped foot in boat, we have the perfect adventure waiting for you. Below you will find a list of different levels of sailing instruction available to you on our Chartered Yachts. Some vacationer's may want to just relax on their adventure, while others may see themselves learning the art of sailing and getting behind the helm. Our listed yachts below are crewed by ASA certified Sailing Instructors and are some of the most experienced sailors in the world.

sailing vacation Level 1: SAILING VACATION
Experience sailing as you simply enjoy the ride. Relax yourself away as your Captain and Crew take care of the Sailing for you. Enjoy the views of the Virgin Islands while sun bathing on deck or catching a cat nap in your private quarters. It's all up to you how you'd like to spend your time.
LEARN TO SAILLEARN TO SAIL Level 2: LEARN TO SAIL
So you're asking yourself how does this stuff work? Your Captain is going to be more than happy when it comes to showing someone new the art of sailing. Remember, these guys and gals love sailing, for most of them it's their hobby, their passion, their life! They will all be pleased to show you a little about whats going on and let you get a little time behind the wheel! Find out about how using the wind works, simple navigation, and what some of those slang sailor words mean! Have fun with it, include yourself only as much as you'd like!
Almost all of our sailing yachts will let you help 'man the helm' or 'hoist the mainsail'.
SAILING LESSONSSAILING LESSONSSAILING LESSONS Level 3: SAILING INSTRUCTION - KEY CONCEPTS/ESSENTIAL SKILLS
If you wish, the Captain will take the time to give you sailing lessons, teaching you enough key concepts and essential sailing skills for you to feel comfortable sailing by yourself. Learn more advanced navigation procedures, "reading" the winds, tacking, radio communication, passage planning, and theory. Learn more about helming, sail setting, anchoring, mooring, and how to properly stow rigging.
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SAILING INSTRUCTIONSAILING INSTRUCTIONSAILING INSTRUCTIONSAILING INSTRUCTION Level 4: SAILING SCHOOL - ASA CERTIFICATION
It might be that the purpose of your vacation is also to get certified in the art of sailing. All we can say is GREAT!! There is absolutely no better place to learn! Enjoy the advanced one on one instruction with one of our certified sailing instructors!!. Enjoy the freedom and confidence of being able to take family and friends on costal passages!! Learn in depth knowledge about sailing and mastering your new hobby!! Most of all have fun!!
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