departing in August
With easy access from a wide range of regular international direct flights to Antigua, you will be able to maximise your time sailing! Antigua is a truly great yachting destination and home to many superyachts. The Cruising ground includes Barbuda with its mile upon mile of deserted pink sand beaches, or venture a little further afield to St Kitts and Nevis. For those who are looking for a charter with a difference why not enter the world famous Antigua Sailing Week and compete against the best yachts and crews who return year after year!
on selected yachts in December
1st August - 31st October
Warm trade winds blow from the North East from Nov – May and are generally light, between 15 – 20 knots. The tidal range is slight and there are plenty of quiet harbours.
There are regular direct scheduled flights from the UK to Antigua. BA and Virgin fly from London airports. There are some charter flights available from Manchester in the higher season periods.
SUGGESTED 7 NIGHT SAILING ITINERARY FROM ANTIGUA
Day 1:Join your yacht at Jolly Harbour Marina
Day 2:Jolly Harbour to Five Islands Harbour
Day 3: Five Islands Harbour to North Sound
Day 4: North Sound to Falmouth Harbour
Day 5: Falmouth Harbour to Nonsuch Bay
Day 6: Nonsuch Bay to English Harbour
Day 7: English Harbour to Jolly Harbour Marina
Day 8: Disembarkation