Virgin Gorda, BVI Guide

Know Before You Go...®

A visit to Virgin Gorda in the British Virgin Islands means lots of natural beauty, shops and restaurants, and plenty of things to do. Sights like The Baths and Spanish Town offer a unique glimpse into the beauty and history of Virgin Gorda. If you've settled on a villa rental on the island, then you're in for the vacation of a lifetime. We've got all the information you need to plan your dream vacation here.

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Transportation on Virgin Gorda, BVI

Getting to Virgin Gorda, BVI and getting around. Our transportation tips will help make your trip smoother. More good sand advice.

Airlines Flying Here

Cape Air has serice to Virgin Gorda from San Juan, PR and St. Thomas, USVI.

Airport

Virgin Gorda Airport

Driving

Drive on the left-hand side of the road.

Virgin Gorda, BVI Weddings and Honeymoons

Vacationers don't just stay in Virgin Gorda, BVI villas - they come to paradise to get married and celebrate their honeymoons! Getting Married In The British Virgin Islands

* You may apply for your marriage license at the Attorney General's office located in the Government Administration Complex at Wickham's Cay I, Road Town, Tortola.

* You must be in the British Virgin Islands for a minimum of 3 days prior to the wedding service and after having made application for your marriage license.

* You will be required to purchase $110.00 in postage stamps if you have been in the territory for less than 15 days prior to the ceremony or $50.00 in stamps if you have been in the BVI for 15 days or more.

* You will require passports as proof of identity and to establish your date of arrival in the BVI.

* If you were previously married, you will be required to bring a certified copy or original documentation of your divorce (absolute decree) or death certificate of a deceased spouse.

* Two witnesses will be required to oversee the signing of your marriage license application and two (different) witnesses are required to be present during the ceremony. (You may select persons from the BVI to serve as witnesses for either or both occasions.)

* Once your application for marriage license has been completed, you may then proceed to the

Registrar's office (located above the Post Office) on Main Street, Road Town, Tortola. The office is open from 9:00 am to 3:30 PM, Monday through Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on Saturdays.

The Registar Requirements

Marriage ceremony fees are payable to the Registrar and are $35.00 if the ceremony is performed in the office and $100.00 if the ceremony is to be performed elsewhere.

* Full (legal) names of both parties

* Your ages and date of birth

* Your occupations

* The names of the witnesses for your wedding ceremony

* If you are planning a church wedding, please contact the church of your choice and speak with the Minister or Priest regarding their requirements

Know Before You Go...® - Virgin Gorda, BVI Travel Tips

Before making their way to Virgin Gorda, BVI villas, vacationers like to know a little bit of helpful information to make them feel more at home during their stay. Take a look at our travel tips to make your time in villas in Virgin Gorda, BVI even more relaxing.

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