The island of Tortola
Easy day trips to islands such as Virgin Gorda, Jost van Dyke, and Anegada makes it the perfect vacation spot. In fact, island hopping is one of Tortola’s main attractions.
The British Virgin Islands consist of the main islands of Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada, and Jost Van Dyke, along with over fifty other smaller islands and cays.
About 15 of the islands are inhabited.
The capital, Road Town, is situated on Tortola, the largest island, which is approximately 20 km (12 mi) long and 5 km (3 mi) wide.
The islands have a population of about 30,000