Flying across the world and hopping from island to island aboard a luxurious yacht isn’t just for celebrities – it’s your next Windstar voyage.
What do the Greek Isles, the Mediterranean and the Caribbean have in common? They are all destinations perfectly suited to exploration by sea – all hosting many incredible ports and hidden harbors, little corners of the world nearly impossible to experience any other way. Browse our collection of our Top Island Voyages in 2012, and tell us which voyage intrigues you most!
Greek Isles & Turkish Delights: From Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar and the ruins of Ephesus to brilliant sunsets in Santorini, discover mystery and energy like nowhere else on earth.
Athens, Mykonos, Santorini, Rhodes, Bodrum, Kusadasi, Istanbul
Glitter & Glam of the Rivieras: Indulge yourself in some of the most glamorous ports in the French Riviera while you walk in the footsteps of the rich and famous. Sailing from Cannes to legendary St. Tropez and Monte Carlo, you’ll feel like a celebrity aboard your own private yacht.
Barcelona, St. Tropez, Cannes, Monte Carlo, Portovenere, Portoferraio, Rome
Islands of Italy: Think you’ve seen Italy? Explore the Italy most people don’t ever have the chance to see. Visit the lush island of Ischia in the bay of Naples then the castles and beaches in Lipari. Porto Cervo offers breathtaking views while the ruins of Pompeii, accessed from Sorrento, will stay with you forever.
Rome, Ischia, Sorrento, Porto Cervo, Porto Vecchio, Rome
Islands of the West Med: New and old combine in the trendsetting cities of Barcelona and Rome, steeped in history and culture. Be dazzled by the dramatic coastline of Palma and it’s incredible Bellver Castle, while the fortified city of Alghero will thoroughly charm you.
Barcelona, Palma, Alghero, Porto Vecchio, Portoferraio, Rome
Jewels of the Windward Islands: Sail through the Caribbean’s unspoiled southern islands and enjoy a scenic cruise of The Grenadines. Lush, mountainous St. Lucia was once used as a hideout to raid passing Spanish Galleons while Tobago Keys is as beautiful and deserted a group of islands as one could hope for in the Caribbean.
Bridgetown, Pigeon Island, Bequia, Tobago Keys, Mayreau, St. George’s, Bridgetown
Yachtsman’s Caribbean: Experience the Caribbean’s yachting scene at his finest. At Jost Van Dyke, discover paradise like few ever find, with its hidden beaches and the infamous Foxy’s. The curious assembly of house-sized rocks and gigantic underground caverns called “the Baths” at Virgin Gorda will stir your imagination, while the five-star restaurants and luxury boutiques at St. Barts will make you feel like royalty.
Philipsburg, Soper’s Hole, Jost Van Dyke, Virgin Gorda, Basseterre, Les Saintes, Gustavia, Philipsburg