Barefoot Chic Cruising
9 Days, from Grenada to St Vincent
Made up of rainforests, towering mountains and sheltered bays, the Grenadines chain stretches out at the tail end of the Caribbean. Each of the 32 islands is a short hop from the next and, as you would expect, the best way to discover them is by yacht.
Day 1 Grenada
The perfect place to begin (or end) a cruise of the Grendines, Grenada lies to the south of the archipelago.Known as the ‘Spice Island’, the mountainous island is covered with fragrant spice trees and scenic waterfalls, and ringed with miles of white sands.
Day 2 Grenada – Carriacou
Following a late night accompanied by Grenada’s famous island rum, wake to find your breakfast laid out on the aft deck whilst taking in the views over the crystal clear waters of L’Esterre Bay on Carriacou.The island has a varied coastline with many offshore islets perfect for swimming, diving and snorkelling.
Day 3 Carriacou – Petit St Vincent
Your very own desert island, Petit St Vincent offers total privacy and seclusion along almost two miles of white beaches.Dine ashore at the secluded Petit St Vincent Resort.
Day 4 Petit St Vincent – Union Island
Exchange the peaceful anchorage of Petit St Vincent for the cosmopolitan Clifton Harbour on the mountainous Union Island.Step ashore to the bustling bars and restaurants.
Day 5 Union Island – Tobago Cays
Swim and snorkel with turtles.Accessible only by boat, the nearby Tobago Cays are made up of four uninhabited, palm fringed islets ringed by pristine, sandy beaches and protected from the open sea by the famous kaleidoscopic Horseshoe reef.
Day 6 Tobago Cays – Canouan
It is just a short cruise across to Canouan Island’s Charlestown Bay.The reefs here are ideal for diving.
Day 7 Canouan – Mustique
The private retreat island of Mustique is pure barefoot luxury.Anchor off the island and step ashore for afternoon tea at The Cotton House followed by an evening of Caribbean revelry at Basil’s Bar.
Day 8 Mustique – Bequia
Venture inland on the island of Bequia and discover a lush green enclave leading up to the summit of Mount Pleasant.Spend the evening enjoying the bustling atmosphere around Port Elizabeth.
Day 9 Bequia – St Vincent
Cruise up the coast to St Vincent and spend the day relaxing in the secluded Cumberland Bay before disembarkation.