Winter is quickly approaching, and that means everybody is looking for the destination for their big Winter yachting excursion. Those that are dreaming of a warm winter vacation can look no further than this post from the Bering Yachts blog. We’ll be discussing the top 5 most popular travel destinations by yacht for Winter 2019. From the Carribean to South America and beyond, there are a number of countries and islands close to the equator that remain warm year-round.
Grand Cayman is an island paradise if there’s ever been one. Swimming in crystal blue seas, snorkeling with a variety of wildlife, and kicking back with feet in the sand is what life on Grand Cayman is all about. In Grand Cayman, there are plenty of opportunities to get up close and personal with stingrays, turtles, and even dolphins. Grand Cayman also has a great shopping scene, with the iconic George Town just minutes away from the public docks. For those that love snorkeling and scuba diving, there’s nowhere better than the Grand Cayman islands.
Belize is an excellent choice for a wintertime yacht excursion. With year-round warm temperatures, Belize is a great place to get away from the cold. Belize is all about one thing – thrills. From jungles for mountain biking and zip-lining to rivers for tubing, Belize is one of the most action-packed countries in South America. For history buffs, Belize is chock-full of one of a kind ancient Mayan temples. This makes Belize one of the most truly unique vacation destinations by yacht.
Cozumel is another great destination for those that love observing aquatic wildlife. What makes Cozumel so interesting and teeming with wildlife is the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef system that surrounds the area. Additionally, Chankanaab National Park is a great destination for walking trails and picture-perfect white-sand beaches. Additionally, partake or spectate a volleyball game on Fury Beach. Cozumel is a great choice for families, couples, and individuals alike.
It goes without saying that Hawaii is a one of a kind and entirely unique part of the United States. Hawaii is a pacific island between Japan and the United States. In the winter, Hawaii’s temperature is usually in the high 70s, and humpback whales can often be spotted off the shores of Maui. Not to mention, Hawaii has some of the most incredible seafood in the world. From seaside Poke shops to extravagant steak houses, there’s something tasty for everyone in Hawaii. Hawaii is an awesome and unique choice to travel to by Yacht.
Yachting is the premier way to experience the archipelago of volcanic islands in the Pacific Ocean. Being able to stop at different islands and experiencing different cultures is a unique part of these island chains. There are a number of animal species that can only be found on these islands, making a trip to the Galapagos something that everyone who’s interested in wildlife should attempt to do once.