Activities on Jost Van Dyke

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A casual, sporty island in the British Virgin Islands chain, Jost Van Dyke is best loved as a yachters paradise.  There isn't much in the way of cultural attractions here, and activities are geared around hiking and seafaring, but maybe even more popular an activity in bar hopping.  The laid back lifestyle on this island is palpable and definitely spills over into all of life's activities.  

Bike and Scooter Rental

Don't expect this secluded paradise to have many motorized options. Still, if you are willing to do some peddling, you should have luck finding a bike.

If you are thinking about seeing the sights with the wind in your face, there is one place that can help you. Anyone needing to find more details concerning this topic can do so by visiting this page.


Jost Van Dyke Diving

There is not much ot Jost Van Dyke, and this helps make it an ideal diving destination. Clear water and numerous sites of various types, make it a good location for an eclectic diver.

You'll find 4 dive operators and at least 12 good dive sites in the area. Navigate to this page concerning diving in this area if you'd like to discover additional facts.


Caribbean Fly Fishing

The shallow waters that surround Jost Van Dyke make it a perfect place for anyone that enjoys shore fishing. However, services avaliable on the island also make it a possible destination for those wanting to head out further offshore for deep sea or sport fishing.

If you and your traveling companions like to fish you will be happy to know there are several charter fishing services in this area. Those needing to get more details about fishing in this area can do so by following this link.

Sailing and Boating


Details concerning area firms that can help you get out on the water can be found right below.

Boating Opportunities On And Around Jost Van Dyke
Name Phone Location Island
BVI Sea and Land Tours (284) 541-2369 Central Jost Van Dyke Jost Van Dyke
Day Trips BVI (284) 340-3434 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central Coral Bay Frenchman's Cay
Island Surf & Sail (284) 494-0123 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central Coral Bay Frenchman's Cay
Kuralu (284) 495-4381 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Coral Bay Tortola
Mystique Charters (284) 494-0740 2.9 mi. North-Northeast of Central Coral Bay Frenchman's Cay

If you'd like to read about marinas and charter operators go to this page.


Shopping on Jost Van Dyke

Make your way to this extended discussion if you want detailed information on shopping on Jost Van Dyke.


Callwood Historic Distillery

Another great option for visitors is to experience the area's interesting sights. The area features 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Assuming you enjoy natural surroundings typically have fun visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. For a more comprehensive look at this topic, visit this article about area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.


Jost Van Dyke Snorkeling

If you enjoy underwater sightseeing you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so in the waters off the coast of Jost Van Dyke. For more details about local snorkeling opportunities, click here.


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