One of the world’s best kept secrets, discover the enchanting islands of St Vincent and The Grenadines, known as the ‘Gem of the Antilles’. Unwind in one of the most picture-perfect destinations boasting over 30 stunning paradise islands and cays.
St Vincent and The Grenadines is a real sanctuary for underwater life! The Tobago Cays Marine Park awaits you with turtles, rays and fish galore. Set out to explore the heavenly lagoons, spectacular landscapes, platinum white beaches, mesmerizing azure water, secluded bays, tropical greenery, natural beauty and charm.
This amazing package includes one and a half weeks of sailing aboard a LUXURY class 5 cabin 59′ catamaran and a half week in a suite in the private beachfront estate, Mimosa House on the island of Bequia. We have reserved this exclusive experience with TRADEWINDS and will be visiting many of the beautiful islands in the Grenadines. This is an all-inclusive luxury package including a 2-crew team (Captain and Chef) that will look after your every need.
Captain Lucy Newman, the owner of South Coast Sailing Adventures, holds a Master 100-ton USCG Captain’s License with an additional Auxiliary Sail Endorsement and has been sailing for over 40 years. She holds American Sailing Association instructor qualifications for Basic Keelboat, Basic Coastal Cruising, Bareboat Chartering, Coastal Navigation, Advanced Coastal Cruising, Catamaran/Multihull Cruising, Celestial Navigation, and Docking Endorsement. She has navigated and sailed the waters of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, The Caribbean, The Gulf of Mexico, The Great Lakes, Puget Sound, and numerous inland lakes throughout the United States. Since 2003, she has captained vessels on numerous major races including The Bermuda Race, the Harvest Moon Regatta, and the Race To The Border. Captain Lucy lived aboard her own sloop for over ten years and has owned numerous other sailboats ranging from 14-50 feet.
She has led flotillas for American Sailing for decades including the British Virgin Islands, Cuba and the Society Islands in French Polynesia. Captain Lucy’s deep passion for sailing and for teaching others to harness the power of the wind earned her the ASA Outstanding Instructor Award in 2006 and the respect of thousands of sailors and students.
We will start your all inclusive, dream vacation on the island of CANOUAN, boarding our LUXURY class catamaran at 5:00 p.m. at the TRADEWINDS base located at the Sandy Lane Yacht Club. There will be a welcome reception and then we will depart the base for our first night anchored out. We will be visiting the Tobago Cays and several other islands and cays throughout the first week.
Disembark by 9:00 a.m. and travel from Canouan to the island of Bequia. In Bequia will begin the Aqua-Terra portion of our adventure. This week will be split between a LUXURY class catamaran and the private beachfront villa ‘Mimosa House’. It is undetermined at this time whether we will be in the villa first and then the catamaran or vice versa.
Departure day. Checkout / disembark by 9:00 a.m. Travel home or extend your vacation!
*Itineraries are subject to change due to weather or other circumstances beyond our control.