Windward Islands Discovery

Windward Islands Discovery

Bridgetown, Barbados to Bridgetown, Barbados

Mar 11, 2023 to Mar 18, 2023

7 Days

SeaDream I

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Delight in the best of the Windward Islands as you discover a new isle each day—each one more paradisical than the next. Explore Martinique’s French-infused Le Marin, offering the quiet beaches of Petite Anse, Plage des Salines, and Anse Dufour. Call on Rodney Bay, tucked away in St. Lucia’s northwest coast, defined by its endless stretches of white-sand beaches and lagoons. Absorb the breathtaking marine reserve of Tobago Cays, boasting five uninhabited islands. Take in Union Island, the southernmost island of the Grenadines, nicknamed the “Tahiti of the West Indies” for its volcanic silhouette. Wander the tiny island of Bequia, just seven square miles of quiet lagoon and silvery stretches of beach, nestled in the heart of the Grenadines. Discover Mayreau, where the azure waters of Salt Whistle Bay meet the aroma of savory lobster, before disembarking in Bridgetown, Barbados.

Date Ports of Call Arrive Depart
Mar 11, 2023 Bridgetown, Barbados,
Barbados
2 PM - 4 PM
(Embarkation)
Evening
Mar 12, 2023 Le Marin,
Martinique, F.W.I.
Morning Evening
Mar 13, 2023 Rodney Bay,
Saint Lucia
Morning Evening
Mar 14, 2023 St. George's,
Grenada
Morning Evening
Mar 15, 2023 Tobago Cays,
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Morning Afternoon
Mar 15, 2023 Union Island,
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Afternoon Late Evening
Mar 16, 2023 Port Elizabeth, Bequia,
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Morning Late Evening
Mar 17, 2023 Mayreau,
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Morning Evening
Mar 18, 2023 Bridgetown, Barbados,
Barbados
Morning 8 AM - 10 AM
(Disembarkation)

Ports

  • Bridgetown, Barbados
    Bridgetown, Barbados

    SeaDream uses the port of Bridgetown as the hub for their Southern Caribbean voyages as well as some voyages that cross the Atlantic. The Island itself includes UNESCO Heritage Sites, excellent beaches and history dating back to 1628. The climate is tropical with constant warm temperatures during the year cooled by light trade winds.

  • Le Marin
    Le Marin

    Sea life, sun, picturesque views, and fine restaurants make up this city in Martinique. The island is a French Territory, and the marinas in Le Marin are frequented by charter yachts and large sailboats. European influence is evident in this city’s architecture and style.

  • Rodney Bay
    Rodney Bay

    Rodney Bay is a bay on the North West coast of Saint Lucia; it is along the northwestern coast of the island to the north of Choc Bay. It is named after British naval officer George Brydges Rodney. We will anchor and offer tender service to one of the local bars or direct to the marina. Guests can enjoy the Yachting Land Adventures, water sports, the local beaches or a hike to Pigeon Island.

  • St. George's
    St. George's

    This stop happens to be the capital of Grenada and offers our guests active activities such as hiking and tubing. This destination is becoming more popular due to the moderate tropical climate that ensures the success of spice production. Nutmegs are the most plentiful crop, followed by an array of such spices as cocoa, mace, cloves, vanilla, cinnamon and ginger. SeaDream guests can also enjoy playing from the water sports marina as we are scheduled to anchor in this port of call.

  • Tobago Cays
    Tobago Cays

    Imagine an intimate cluster of five uninhabited islands, heavenly lagoons full of green turtles, coral reefs, colorful fish and crystal clear waters. This is the setting when SeaDream anchors off the Tobago Cays. Zodiacs will whisk guests from the marina to the beautiful beach. There may be some locals selling crafts so remember to bring some dollars. This is an idyllic yachting anchorage, a dream for scuba divers, a paradise for beachcombers, and a film location for the Pirates of the Caribbean, the Tobago Cays and the Tobago Cays Marine Park is one of the world’s most awe inspiring island destinations.

  • Union Island
    Union Island

    Union Island, the southernmost island of the Grenadines, is nicknamed the ‘Tahiti of the West Indies’ due to its volcanic silhouette. Among the many restaurants and bars, Happy Island, a man-made island featuring a bar, sits in the middle of Clifton harbor and is a must-see. Mount Taboi, which at 999 feet above sea level, is the highest peak on Union Island. A key feature of the Union Island region is the Tobago Cays National Marine Park. The Tobago Cays are a group of small uninhabited islands surrounded by reefs, where snorkeling, scuba diving and swimming with sea turtles are all favorite pastimes.

  • Port Elizabeth, Bequia
    Port Elizabeth, Bequia

    Bequia is the northernmost and largest of the Grenadines, just seven square miles of quiet lagoons, reefs, and long silvery stretches of beach. Among the first things you will notice are the colorful model boats set up on stands around the tiny harbor, representing the island's maritime history. If you are lucky enough to have a late call, don’t miss Mac’s Lobster Pizza.

  • Mayreau
    Mayreau

    This is one of SeaDream signature Champagne and Caviar Splash destinations in the Grenadines. This particular island is the smallest of the inhabited Islands and has two amazing beaches. Generally, the team on board will offer guests a hike to Saltwhistle Bay.


Suites & Staterooms

*Government, Port, Document Issuance, Handling & Service fees: $392 per guest


Single Supplement for this voyage is 200% for Yacht Club Deck 2,3 and 4. For Commodore, Admiral and Owners Suite, a 200% single supplement rate applies.


Please Note: Fares are capacity controlled and may change without notice. The fares are per person based on double occupancy. Single and third person rates are also available. SeaDream Yacht Club strongly recommends that all guests purchase travel insurance.


Yachting Land Adventures & Activities

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  • Le Marin - Martinique Heritage and Cooking Class

    Description

    Discover Napoleon’s beloved Empress Josephine’s creole roots in Martinique and experience a cooking class using seasonal produce.

    From Le Marin your minibus will travel to Trois Ilets via the Southwest coastline. After passing the village of Trois Ilets you will stop at the Pagerie and home where Josephine, Empress of France, lived the first sixteen years of her life with her family in the eighteenth century prior to meeting Napleon and becoming Empress. Take a guided visit of the Pagerie and learn about their history in Martinique and their impact on this beautiful place.

    Next, your trip continues to a local restaurant for a cooking class with Prisca, one of the best chefs in Martinique. She will share stories of her life in Martinique, while you learn how to make traditional fritters using the fresh seasonal produce she has carefully selected. Enjoy various West Indian aperitifs, as you taste her traditional, and authentic cooking, served with homemade cocktails before returning to the yacht full of the amazing stories and treats received on this excursion.

    Notes

    If chef Prisca is not available on the date of our call, another chef will be substituted and you will have a similar cooking experience. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

    Duration

    3.5 hour(s)

    Price

    119 (USD)

  • Le Marin - Speed Boat, Beaches & Bat Cave

    Description

    Hop aboard your private speed boat for a close encounter with a bat cave and exploration of the South Coast of Martinique with swimming and snorkeling opportunities.

    As you depart from the pier, you will begin the cruise along the South coast of Martinique. Appreciate cruising through the Ramier Islet which rises 124 feet (38 m) above the sea. Enjoy cool refreshments and snacks along the way onboard the boat. One of the interesting stops you will make on this cruise is a stop at the Bat Cave, where a colony of bats resides. Keep a close eye out as the boat slowly enters this protected area – you may see bats swooping in and out of the crevice or just hanging upside down while sleeping. Other stops along the route are at Anse Dufour with its many colorful fishermen’s houses and boats. It’s also an ideal place to observe and swim with green sea turtles that thrive in the bay. Next, you will enjoy a stop for approximately 45 minutes at Grande Anse to see its famous beach and pier before returning to your SeaDream yacht.

    Notes

    Wear your swimsuit under casual clothing, sunscreen, flip flops or water shoes and bring a towel and snorkel equipment (if you plan to snorkel) from the yacht. The sighting of animals cannot be guaranteed, however they may likely to be seen on this excursion. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

    Duration

    4 hour(s)

    Price

    189 (USD)

  • Rodney Bay - The Spirit of St. Lucia

    Description

    Enjoy and experience an excursion that takes you on a journey of amazing scenery, tour and rum tasting at the Rum Distillery and local snacks at the Pink Plantation House.

    Depart Rodney Bay for a drive through the city of Castries then onto Morne Fortune called the ‘Hill of Good Luck’ to the Morne viewpoint which offers spectacular views of the city as well as its environs. Continue down into the Cul De Sac Valley to the only Rum Distillery on the Island. Here you will see how this heart-warming nectar is produced. The guided tour includes a video presentation and afterwards you’ll see how a village street, spice market and carnival, have been recreated to give an insight into the lifestyle and spirit of St. Lucians. Enjoy a tasting of finished products at the distillery’s laboratory. Have the opportunity of purchasing locally made rum products before you take a drive to the famous Marigot Bay known for its role in movies such as the original Dr. Doo Little starring Rex Harrison. Overlook one of the most beautiful bays in the Caribbean. As you say good bye to Marigot Bay, you will continue onto the Pink Plantation House. Your host or hostess will welcome you with a fruit Juice on arrival. Walk through the gardens and enjoy amazing views of the city and Northern landscape. Sample freshly prepared local snacks such as accras (fish cakes) and bakes. Depart the Pink Plantation House for drive back to Pigeon Island/Rodney Bay and your yacht.

    Notes

    On weekends the distillery is not open and a different venue will be visited instead. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board. If this tour operates on the first day of your voyage, we strongly recommend you prebook this before embarking to avoid any disappointment.

    Duration

    4 hour(s)

    Price

    99 (USD)

  • St. George's - Adventure River Tubing

    Description

    Experience the thrill of tubing down Grenada's Balthazar River, surrounded by lush rainforests and vibrant wildlife.

    Balthazar River "ain't named Grenada's Great River for notting', as we say locally. Fed from sources located deep in the island's interior, this river is nestled between exotic tropical rainforest, flora and fauna. Our river tubing guest will experience, "a thrill of a life time!" The tour starts with a 45-minute drive out of the town of St. George's through the scenic hilly interior of the Grand Etang Rainforest Reserve and on to the Balthazar Estate. The drive brings you to the launch site for the safety briefing. After the briefing, you will be provided with your life vest and modified inner tube before getting into the river. Wet, wild and wonderful from the word go, with everyone in the water, your guides will accompany you on the journey, gently spinning and swirling in the currents of the river, as you take in the exotic scenery of tropical vegetation and wildlife, at the same time. Together with your fellow SeaDream guests, you will have a thrilling ride down the river, stopping only in the pools along the way to catch your breath. Then finally at the last pool, an opportunity for a swim before you enjoy a much-deserved rum punch or glass of local fruit juice before returning to your SeaDream yacht.

    Notes

    This adventure is unsuitable for the physically challenged & during pregnancy. The condition of the river will determine operation of the land adventure with high water and strong current it can be strenuous for some guests. Please bring a towel, wear a swim suit, bring sun block and wear water shoes. Weight limit: 230 lbs or 105 kg. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

    Duration

    3.5 hour(s)

    Price

    69 (USD)

  • St. George's - Grenada’s Favorites

    Description

    Experience many favorite sites of Grenada on this excursion to a spice and herb garden, a historic rum distillery and ending at the beautiful Morne Rouge Beach with time to swim, or simply soak up the Caribbean sun.

    Depart from the pier on an amazing half day journey of the senses, finding out for yourself why Grenada is known as the Spice Island, plus enjoying some beach time. Admire the red-tiled roofs of quaint St. George’s, Grenada’s capital on a scenic drive to Laura Spice Gardens. Upon arrival, take in the intoxicating aroma of cocoa, nutmeg, mace, pimento, cinnamon, vanilla, turmeric, cloves and more. Learn about their rich products that are exported for use in patent medicines and in the Caribbean for International cuisine. Some local medicinal plants have fun names, such as: Shado Bennie or Jump Up and Kiss Me.

    Next, you will travel south for a guided tour of the Grenada Distillers. This historic factory produces exotic rum blends and other products from sugar cane, including three award-winning rums. Your nose will have a treat in the scents of the various rums as you discover the distillation process. There is an opportunity to sample and purchase these fine spirits, as well as pure molasses, at their gift shop.

    Afterwards, reboard the bus for the drive to the sparkling Morne Rouge Beach. Here you spend an hour doing what you like. A lounge chair and refreshments are included in the cost of this tour. You can stroll along the sands, take a dip in the crystal-clear water, or simply bask in the golden sun before returning to the coach for the drive back to your SeaDream yacht.

    Notes

    Please wear comfortable clothing, walking shoes, sunblock, and swimsuits under a coverup and bring a towel from the yacht. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

    Duration

    4 hour(s)

    Price

    69 (USD)

  • Tobago Cays - Southern Grenadines Exploration

    Description

    No visit to the Grenadines is complete without a sail through its charming little islands. See Mopion, Union Island, Petit St. Vincent and Palm Island as you enjoy the fresh breeze.

    This exclusive sail-away adventure takes you through part of the Grenadines archipelago experiencing coastlines garlanded with white sand beaches as you make your way to Mopion. Along the way, you will sail past Palm Island. This private island is a resort named after the hundreds of coconut palm planted by the original owner over 30 years ago. Now owned by a top hotel consortium, it is an exceptional all-inclusive retreat. Continuing, you head for Mopion – an islet resembling an atoll in the South pacific surrounded by its reef lagoon. On arriving at Mopion, your mind will be set back decades, as this perfect setting is the antidote for the stresses of everyday life. The crystal clear waters and white sand are breathtaking and is a wonderful environment for swimming and enjoying the beach.

    Notes

    This tour involves boarding a zodiac from the yacht and transferring to board the catamaran. Please wear your swimsuit, bring suntan lotion, a hat and a towel from the yacht. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

    Duration

    3.5 hour(s)

    Price

    109 (USD)

  • Union Island - Kitesurfing Lesson for Beginners

    Description

    Discover a new sport by taking Beginning Kitesurfing Lessons in the Grenadines on Union Island!

    Located in the heart of the Grenadines archipelago, on the beautiful Union Island, is one of the best locations for a fun sport called Kitesurfing! Here the shallow, crystal-clear waters and great winds make a fantastic destination to learn how to Kitesurf.

    At Clifton Bay you will be shown the fundamentals of the area’s popular sport, Kitesurfing. Your professional instructors are also highly skilled surfers who operate a school for likeminded adventurers from all over the world. The calm, shallow (waist deep) waters of the bay welcome you to try this popular sport. With one-on-one guidance, 2 guests at a time will be assigned to an instructor and learn how to catch the wind in the sail and soar above on this thrilling experience.

    The underwater world in this bay is also as beautiful as above with varying shades of blue, coral and sand including a man-made island in the middle. After your Kiting lesson, enjoy a cool refreshment to celebrate today’s exhilarating experience, before returning to the yacht.

    Notes

    This is a beginning Kitesurfing lesson. The Kitesurf School has other levels and services available for non-beginners on a request basis. Please check with the Activities Manager onboard for other options possible. Please wear swimwear which protects from prolonged exposure to the sun. Also wear sunscreen, a hat and bring a towel. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures. This adventure has very limited capacity and we recommend you book it early to avoid any disappointment. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board. The operation of this Yachting Land Adventure is dependent upon the weather and sea conditions.

    Duration

    3 hour(s)

    Price

    499 (USD)

  • Union Island - Palm Island Getaway & Yoga Session

    Description

    Getaway to Palm Island for a superb island experience, which also includes a 1-hour private yoga class for our SeaDream guests.

    A short 10-minute ride by private launch brings you to Palm Island, a truly perfect romantic island hideaway. This adult only, exclusive Resort is available for you to enjoy for the afternoon swimming in the warm turquoise sea, soaking up the sun on the beach or poolside. Complimentary unlimited beverages and free Wi-Fi is available throughout the island.

    Upon arrival you will be advised regarding the private group Yoga Session for SeaDream guests. After soaking up all the wonderful ambiance at Palm Island, it will be time to board your return private launch back to Union Island and rejoin your SeaDream yacht.

    Notes

    Minimum age to participate is 16. There is a dress code to wear beachwear at the beaches and pool, with Island chic attire and swimsuit coverups in the other areas. Bring your snorkel gear from the yacht if you wish to snorkel. Please be sure to bring local currency or a major credit card (AMEX is not accepted) for any additional direct purchases from the restaurant, gift shop or spa. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

    Duration

    3.5 hour(s)

    Price

    399 (USD)

  • Port Elizabeth, Bequia - Snorkeling Bequia

    Description

    Join your fellow SeaDreamers on a fun snorkeling expedition and scenic cruise off the coastline of Bequia. There is perhaps no better way to enjoy the waters of the Caribbean than a bit of sightseeing and snorkeling -- just the right combination to provide a sense of relaxation and adventure simultaneously.

    Climb aboard a sleek bower boat and set off toward one of the island's best snorkel sites. As you sail past, you will notice some rather unusual homes set into amazing natural rock formations and arches -- an area known as Moon Hole. Keep your eye out for the island of Mustique in the far distance.

    Once you're in the water, equipped with mask and snorkel, keep an eye out for tiny shellfish, sea fans and sponges in their natural habitat, and watch as schools of tropical fish dart playfully around you. Return to the boat where the captain's famous rum punch will be served. Enjoy the scenery as you cruise to the beach for a quick beach stop at Princess Margret beach. After your swim Continue sipping on your drink during the cruise back to the pier.

    Notes

    Wear your swimsuit under your clothing; bring a towel, sunscreen, and a hat. Snorkel gear included, excluding fins. Prior snorkel experience makes this tour more enjoyable, however the crew will assist guests who may need help. You are welcome to stay on board throughout the tour. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board. Not all Bequia Yachting Land Adventures listed may be operating on every voyage. If this tour operates on the first day of your voyage, we strongly recommend you prebook this before embarking to avoid any disappointment.

    Duration

    3.5 hour(s)

    Price

    99 (USD)

  • Mayreau - Grenadines Sport Fishing

    Description

    This exciting boat trip allows you to see the tiny islands and cays of the Grenadines while enjoying the sport of fishing.

    Teach a man to fish… begins a wise old saying. For that matter, teach anyone to fish and they will enjoy fruitful hours waiting for a bite. Come with us on this exciting journey to experience fishing in the Caribbean waters. Your comfortable, well-appointed boat is equipped and ready to whisk you away to some of the best fishing grounds in the Grenadines.

    Your captain, an experienced fisher, will take you to spots around the islands and to the west of the Grenada Bank, where you will engage in towing and jigging. Using the fish-finder you will fish for snappers, barracuda, kingfish, cavalli and other bigger fish such as tuna. Even the occasional marlin makes an enticing trophy and great addition to your list.

    Or, you may opt to just sit back and watch the fisherfolk reel in the big ones while you sip on refreshing beverages. Either way, the time slips by and soon it is time to return to the pier.

    Notes

    Please wear appropriate clothing and bring suntan lotion, a hat and a towel. Catching fish is not guaranteed although very likely. Not recommended for persons who suffer from motion sickness. A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some may have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departure times will be published on-board.

    Duration

    4 hour(s)

    Price

    399 (USD)

  • Mayreau - Tobago Turtle Swim & Sail

    Description

    Experience a close encounter with sea life during this fun opportunity to swim with the turtles at the world-famous Tobago Cays Marine Park.

    Board your sleek catamaran for an exciting sail-away from Mayreau to the beautiful 5 small islands of the Tobago Cays for a morning of swimming and fun. This Nationally Protected area has observed a resurgence of marine life, including turtles which swim and feed while you intermingle and observe them. Take a selfie with a new friend in these 'picture-perfect' tiny islands that are surrounded by magnificent coral reefs and known for their gorgeous beaches and incredible sealife. The Tobago Cays are uninhabited and reachable only by boat. Upon arrival, use the aft ladder for independent swimming and exploring.

    Afterwards, continue sailing through the islands of the Southern Grenadines. The picturesque Palm Island and the relatively bustling Union Island, in complete contrast, will delight your senses. On the return sail to Mayreau and your SeaDream yacht, enjoy a refreshing punch, while relaxing on the deck and enjoying the wonderful scenery.

    Notes

    A minimum participation is required to operate all Yachting Land Adventures, and some have limited capacity. All adventures in the SeaDream Yachting Land Adventures program are subject to change. Final departures times will be published onboard. Please wear your swimsuit, bring suntan lotion, a hat, and a towel. All guests must be able to swim. Your time at the nature reserve is approximately one hour and 45 minutes. While turtle sighting is very likely, it cannot be guaranteed.

    Duration

    3.5 hour(s)

    Price

    119 (USD)

Prices are per person, in USD. Duration is in hours.


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