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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  • Not sure this is truly a 5 star hike compared to all the hikes of the world, but it was the perfect diversion from another day at the beach. 25 minutes up to a tree house like platform with a spectacu...  more »
  • My family and I decided to take a Christmas Day hike to the top of Virgin Gorda Peak to get some exercise and it was time well spent. It is not a difficult hike to the top. The rise is fairly gentle a...  more »
  • The trail is easy to follow though narrow. About a 40 minute walk - tennis shoes recommended. It would have gotten a 5 star with the sturdy look out at the top, but the the view is limited to the sea ...  more »