Althought the ongoing coronavirus pandemic continues to halt most cruise lines have cancelled to spring 2021, with others suspending as far as summer. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention still recommends avoiding cruise trips during the pandemic. The situation so far is that almost all cruises globally are suspended and will only restart depending on the authorities in each country, new health measures, and travel restrictions. Consult all applicable Centers for Disease Control travel advisories, warnings, or recommendations relating to cruise travel and check at official cruise line website.

Tortola, British Virgin Islands


Cruises to Tortola.

TortolaTortola, a group of islands that form part of the archipelago of the Virgin Islands is the largest of the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean. Tortola also provides the main port of entry for a growing mega yacht and cruise tourism industry. Most cruise ships calling at Tortola dock at the Cruise Pier in Road Town. The pier is big enough to handle two large cruise ships simultaneously.  A new cruise complex has been constructed at the foot of the pier called Tortola Pier Park.  It is 80,000 square feet and in addition to an administration building there are 50 shops and restaurants.  There is also a place for land-tours to assemble and a separate pier for boat tours.

Tortola and the BVI are a popular destination for divers and snorkelers. The steady winds and calm seas also make Tortola and the BVI one of the world’s premier yachting regions. Take the easy walk from the pier to the center of town and you’ll see bars, shops, and even a modest market. Experienced cruisers may be underwhelmed by the merchandise, but keep your eyes peeled for one-of-a-kind gems made by local crafters, such as handmade jewelry and metal bracelets pounded out while you watch.

Tortola tourist attractions

Tortola, British Virgin Islands. Tortola is definitely busy these days, particularly when several cruise ships tie up at the Road Town dock. Passengers crowd the streets and shops, and open-air jitneys filled with them create bottlenecks on the island’s byways.[…]

Find and plan your next cruise out of Florida to Tortola, British Virgin Islands.

Port order and/or content may vary, please check specific sailing date concerning risks associated with COVID-19. Please consult all applicable Centers for Disease Control travel advisories, warnings, or recommendations relating to cruise travel and check at official cruise line website.