Montserrat Cruisers Rally
Departing Jolly Harbour 15th March 2020
Day 1 Sunday 15th March - Depart Jolly Harbour approx. 08.30 - 09.00 hrs and sail to the anchorage in Little Bay / Rendezvous Bay ( Just North of Little Bay). As we cannot "clear in" that afternoon...we suggest a nice swim off your boat followed by....you'll all welcome to dinghy across to "Freedom Girl" to enjoy drinkies on board with a cool sundowner and watch the sunset with Jimbo & Sherrill....... and explain how that big fish got away on the sail from Antigua.
Day 2 Monday 16th March - Clear in at the port office at Little bay. Once ashore, we will be organising an island tour by private taxi/suv. The tour will take in all the famous sights of Montserrat including the volcano and the destroyed town of Plymouth. Various stops will be made along the way for photos, and refreshments. Following sundowner drinkies, the Time Out & Summer Breeze restaurants by the beach have reservations for 25 places. The cost of a main course is approx $ 55 ECD but you are welcome to choose from any of the other restaurants or eat aboard you boat if you prefer.
Day 3 Tuesday 17th March - St Patrick's Day. Woop Woop ! Today we will be organising a taxi/suv to take us all to the St Patrick's Day celebrations in Salem a short distance from Little Bay / Rendezvous Bay. (Please bring suitable clothing to celebrate the day - THAT MEANS GREEN !! ). Anything IRISH such as tall green top hats, pints of Guinness, Unicorns and plenty of blarney welcome........Bejesus and to be sure!
Your return to your boat is totally up to you....depends on how hard you Party Party !!!
Day 4 Wednesday 18th March - Leisure / Recovery day......followed by either, we stay at Rendezvous Bay or more likely motor sail to Old Road Bay (Illes Bay) where the Club Beach BBQ @ 15.00 will take place both fantastic sandy beaches. (Either location is swell permitting & decided on the day). Please bring your own food and drinkies.
Day 5 Thursday 19th March - Boats can either remain in Montserrat or decide to sail onto another island as their extended cruise. Guadeloupe/Nevis/Barbuda or return to Antigua.
Please remember to clear out with customs and immigration before leaving Montserrat
This is an updated schedule from the previous itinerary & is subject to change.