Virgin Gorda Peak, Virgin Gorda

(4.5/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
Take in a view of the deep blue sea and lush archipelago from 418 m (1,370 ft) up at Virgin Gorda Peak. At the highest point on the island, this vantage point rewards hikers with unobstructed views of surrounding islands and nearby anchorage. You'll find two hiking trails, one longer and one other shorter, but both are well-marked and end at the same viewing platforms. On the way up, take in all the local flora and fauna, including Christmas orchids, bromeliads, mango trees, and hummingbirds. As you climb you'll notice that the vegetation changes from dry scrub to more tropical conditions. Put Virgin Gorda Peak and other British Virgin Islands attractions into our British Virgin Islands travel itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Looking for a way to spend an "active" hour then this hike is for you! Lookout platform at trail's end is actually a tower so be prepared to navigate several steep staircases in order to actually get ...  more »
  • We chose the 55 minute hike, which took about 40 minutes. I read several reviews and some said they saw snakes and some not, and some said there aren't any snakes on the island. Well, yes there are, a...  more »
  • We took the 2nd trail as recommended by previous reviews ... Good call as it is much shorter ... Rated as 25 mins but only took us 20 mins at a leisurely pace. A little steep at the start but gets bet...  more »