Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Destinations > Caribbean & Panama Canal
Register Forgot Password?

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old March 21st, 2001, 04:55 PM
stargzr
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Tortola

We are sailing 30 March on Celebrity and would like to go to Virgin Gorda on our own (to the BATHS) any ideas????
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old March 22nd, 2001, 11:26 AM
Senior Member
First Mate
 
Join Date: Aug 2000
Posts: 385
Default Re: Tortola

Hi,

Welcome to the Mercury cruise!!! Please give me your e-mail if you'd like to be included in a sail away gathering on board. I am in touch with about 9 other couples and groups fromthis board and we'd love to meet you too.

There is ferry service to Virgin Gorda from Tortola and then you can get a cab to the baths. I am not sure how the cost compares to takling the shore excursion but the good things is that you'll be on your own schedule.

We (my wife and I) are interested in finding our way over to Norman Island and snorkeling in the caves. We are having a hard time finding a way over there on our own though so we may just do the sialing excursion or go out on tortola to a beach and laze the day away.

Be in touch!! And join me for Cruise Chat on Thursday night at 10:30 eastern / 7:30 pacific.

Jeff Hobbs (Hobbsey) and Becky Price
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old March 27th, 2001, 09:21 AM
LovetheSea
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Re: Tortola

We will be on your cruise as well! I found this today. It has all the ferry info from Tortola. See you at the Sky Bar right after the lifeboat drill?

http://www.islandsonline.com/
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old April 16th, 2001, 07:30 PM
hctjdc
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Re: Tortola

You might do well to plan your own trip for Virgin Gorda. On our Mercury cruise a few weeks ago there was NO excursion available (at first) although one was listed for the Baths in the brochure. We signed up for the Tortola highlights & Cane Garden Beach. At the last minute they scheduled a trip to Virgin Gorda. We decided to stick with the original plan & were happy with the trip we took. There was still time to wander in Road Town,& visit Pusser's for a libation, If your heart is set on Virgin Gorda you may have to go on your own. This was our first time to BVI but not the last. It is truly a beautiful place. Have fun!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
TORTOLA BigE11378 Caribbean & Panama Canal 5 September 15th, 2006 03:06 PM
Tortola RONNIENJ4 Caribbean & Panama Canal 1 April 1st, 2006 04:11 AM
what to do in tortola... debb Carnival Cruise Lines 11 June 1st, 2005 06:45 PM
Tortola rp Caribbean & Panama Canal 2 October 27th, 2004 03:26 PM
Tortola B.V.I. LJR213 Caribbean & Panama Canal 5 September 9th, 2004 11:31 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:46 PM.
design by: Themes by Design

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1