South Sound

The island of Virgin Gorda

  • South Sound, British Virgin Islands
  • The archipelago of the Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands 
  • Virgin Gorda - the island, which is part of the British Virgin Islands. The island is twenty-one square kilometer. On the island is home to just over 3,000 people, almost all of them live in the town of Spanish Town.
    The island of Virgin Gorda is of volcanic origin, it was opened in 1493 by Christopher Columbus. In later years, the island was a real pirate base.
    Now all the activities of the inhabitants of the island is based on tourism industry: the work of the airport, hotels and service hotels. On the coast of Virgin Gorda in the picturesque places are houses that are often removed turisti.na island is a national Natural Park and the beautiful sandy beaches.
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Sights nearby

Airport Virgin Gorda Spanish Town
Copper mine on the island of Virgin Gorda Spanish Town
Tortola Island Anderson
Tortola Island Cane Garden Bay
National Park Mount Sarah Little Carrot Bay
Anegada Island The Settlement
National Park Virgin Islands Coral Reef National Monument Lameshur
The island of St. John Saint John Island
National Park Virgin Islands National Park Estate Reef Bay
Island Lovango Kay Estate Denis Bay
City Cruz Bay Cruz Bay
Island Little St. James Estate Nazareth

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