February in the Caribbean is certainly deemed peak yacht season. Considered the winter season, it’s also the dry season, meaning sailing conditions are ideal. The daytime temperatures stay quite hot, while the nights tend to cool off a bit more making for an ambient sleeping setting aboard your luxury yacht. The possible routes cover an array of alluring tropical destinations and offer their own unique experience, ones which you will never forget.
You could find yourself fully encompassing the enticing Caribbean character as you discover the Leeward Islands. St. Martins, St. Kitts, and Antigua are popular favourites while more exclusive, hidden gems like Nevis and Anguilla make for a gorgeous getaway. Escape to the Windward Islands; home to secret bays marked by the pristine untouched oasis of St. Vincent, the jungle hot springs of Dominica, and the snorkel and diving hotspots in the marine-life haven of the Tobago Cays.
Explore the famous hidden coves, colourful reefs, and romantic excursions into picture-perfect scenery as you sail through the British and U.S Virgin Islands. From St. Thomas to Guana Island, an awe-inspiring adventure aboard an elegant yacht charter is a one-of-a-kind experience here. Or visit Cuba; the largest island in the Caribbean and a cultural hub known for vintage cars, classic cocktails, and exquisite cuisine. Swaying palm trees, soft white sands, and warm turquoise waters are matched only by a rich and vibrant culture all waiting to be discovered. Find a little piece of paradise among these idyllic islands while sailing the spectacular open seas of the Caribbean aboard a luxurious yacht charter.
Australasia & South Pacific
There’s nothing quite like a journey down under via a luxury yacht charter exploring the Great Barrier Reef, iconic idyllic islands, and remote natural wonders. After the new year, February is the best season to go sailing along the captivating coasts of Australasia & the South Pacific on your own private charter. Create the perfect itinerary and have everything you need along the way already onboard.
A stop in Sydney is a must when sailing in the Australasia area, as it boasts one of the best harbours for yachts in the world and offers the country’s most legendary landmarks. Another destination is the Whitsundays, located just off the shores of Queensland. It’s a picture-perfect location, and an example of the untouched wonders of the Coral Sea as an archipelago characterised by massive reefs teeming with marine life, dense rainforests, and breathtaking beaches.
Yachting in New Caledonia is a uniquely unparalleled sojourn, offering innumerable anchorages for exploring the lovely landscape of dozens of islands. White sandy beaches stretch up to majestic mountainsides that are surrounded by crystal clear blue waters, and the final favourite oasis for sailors and paradise seekers is Fiji. Bask in the scenic glory of uninhabited beaches from the most beautiful boats available. A yacht charter is easily the best way to enjoy all that Australasia and the South Pacific have to offer.
The Indian Ocean & Southeast Asia
The vast expanse of the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia has so much to explore, including ancient cultures, bustling cities, peaceful rice paddies, flavourful fares, and tropical isles. Private yacht charters make for the most luxurious marine navigating possible. The Maldives boasts soft white sands and clear cyan waters for a paradise as close to perfection as possible.
There are countless islands ripe for relaxation and it’s an oasis for divers and snorkellers. Venture out for the day to dive among the underwater wonders and return to the private luxury of your very own vessel. Seychelles is set up to be the most idyllic castaway destination of any adventurer’s dreams. Remote unexplored islands offer lush tropical forests full of enormous palms, soft white sandy beaches, and warm turquoise waters for swimming, snorkeling, and relaxing in February, the best possible season for your dream adventure.
Comprising over 17,000 islands, the Bahamas boasts warm shallow waters, calm lagoons, and ocean trenches that make it the perfect playground for water sports and luxury yacht charters, especially in the tranquil and temperate season surrounding February.
Nassau is dotted with pastel-coloured colonial abodes, ancient attractions, and underwater shipwrecks. It’s the capital city of the Bahamas with a rich culture and history to offer, including a past famously full of pirates. Musha Cay is a 700-acre private island located off the Exuma Chain that is actually owned by David Copperfield. It’s known for swimming pigs, scuba diving, hidden caves, and water sports. It’s also lauded for a laidback elegance and footprint-free lifestyle, which makes chartering a yacht the ideal choice for adventure here.
Shroud Cay is another small island within the Exuma Land and Sea Park. It’s completely uninhabited, covered in magical mangroves, and surrounded by a shallow tidal salt marsh. The archipelago of cays and rocks is home to a thriving habitat for conch, sea turtles, birds, and tropical fish. It’s one of the most popular hotspots for those in the know traveling via private yacht charter.
Africa is home to some of the world’s most remarkable islands, each with stunning diverse landscapes, pristine beaches, and ruggedly beautiful coastlines. There are few better ways to experience the unique beauty and culture of Africa than by a luxury private yacht.
Immerse yourself in rich culture, and discover stunning coastal towns, impressive modern architecture as you sail through Morocco, or if you’re looking for something a little more secluded, the Canary Islands are known as a relaxation oasis, offering picturesque black and white sandy beaches and sheltered coves. Just as impressive is the idyllic island of Madagascar. Perfect for nature lovers, keep an eye out for cheeky Lemurs and explore tropical coves while embracing life in the slow lane.
For a more sophisticated experience, South Africa’s Cape Town truly has it all and no African yacht charter would be complete without a stop at this seaside metropolis. From world-class restaurants to luxury shopping, this colourful city will leave you wanting more.
Central and South America
From the cobalt-blue waters and pristine reefs of Belize to the striking granite towers of Argentina, there is no better way to explore this diverse region than by luxury yacht charter. While as a general rule, a yacht charter in Central and South America can be pleasant all year round, the summer season peaks in February. Discover the powdery-white sandy beaches of Brazil and immerse yourself in the festivities of the Rio de Janeiro Carnival (be sure to check the dates so you can plan your itinerary accordingly).
Central America is the ideal playground for wildlife and nature lovers. With over 4,000 hectares of lush ecosystems, Costa Rica boasts the highest density of biodiversity of any country in the world. After a day of exploring on land, cool off in crystal blue waters and take in breathtaking views of the rainforest. If you’re looking for a destination more off-the-beaten-track, the Galapagos Islands is a must-visit. As a UNESCO World Heritage site, 97% of the Islands are protected, so you can marvel at the extraordinary wildlife and picturesque, untouched landscape. A scuba diver’s dream, you’ll be amazed at the variety of sea life – be on the lookout for dolphins, turtles, and hammerhead sharks.
Book your February Adventure with Ahoy Club
If you’re craving an unparalleled yacht charter adventure, plan a gorgeous getaway in any of these idyllic oasis’ during the yachting peak season of February. An array of coveted culture-rich cities and captivating coastlines cover this wonder-filled world. There’s nothing better than the private luxury on board a yacht charter as you discover far-reaching corners around the globe.
From the sparkling South Pacific seas to the tropical shorelines of the Bahamas, Ahoy Club creates the opportunity for doors to delightful destinations to be opened. A wide range of options helps to plan your perfect exotic excursion by picking the best possible boat and enticing itinerary just for you.