What's the official language of the British Virgin Islands?
English, sometimes with a creole twist.
Which Virgin Islands are British?
Tortola, Anegada, Virgin Gorda, and Jost Van Dyke along with some 50 smaller, less-memorable islands.
Are the British Virgin Islands safe to visit?
The British Virgin Islands are generally safe to visit, there's very little crime. Just be wearier in the bigger cities as that's where a majority of the crime happens.
Are the British Virgin Islands part of the Lesser Antillies?
If you're a UK citizen, do you need a passport to go to the British Virgin Islands?
Yes, you do need a passport and a visa regardless of where you're coming from.
What is the drinking age on the British Virgin Islands?
18 is the legal drinking age but if you're under 21 you cannot legally transport alcohol outside of the British Virgin Islands.
Can I use my cellphone on the British Virgin Islands?
You will need to buy a SIM card (usually found at the airport) unless you want to be charged for data roaming.
Is the tap water safe?
Yes, many foreigners drink the tap water without any harmful effects.
What currency do the British Virgin Islands use?
The U.S. dollar.
Are there ATMs on the British Virgin Islands?
On every major island there won't be any shortage of ATMs.
Should I purchase travel insurance?
Yes! It's important to be prepared for the worst - just in case. One small investment can save you thousands of dollars. Additionally, if you're traveling during hurricane season it's even more highly recommended that you buy travel insurance as hurricanes can sometimes force your plane ride to be canceled. Adventure Life's once you're booked
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