The Caribbean islands are one of the most popular yacht charter & sailing destinations. The Bahamas are widely choosen for sailing holiday yacht charters in Antiqua,BVI & Tortola. The best time of the year for sailing in the Caribbean is from January through March which are the most ideal months for yacht charters in the Caribbean. Hurricane season and summer rains are from June through November, which do not always make for easy sailing. Some of the most popular cruising areas are the British Virgin Islands located in the Bahamas which consist of the main islands of Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada, and Jost Van Dyke, along with over fifty other smaller islands and cays.