Discover Greece on a Sailing Yacht Holiday
Charter a sailing yacht, motor yacht or catamaran in Greece throughout the whole sailing season and discover why it is considered one of the best holiday sailing locations in the world. Explore the most popular yachting destinations of the Greece charter - the Ionian islands, Athens, Cyclades, Aegean islands, Dodekanez, with more than 2500 islands and countless ports. The sailing season starts in April and lasts through October.
Beauty of Athens From Aboard the Yacht - the Experience of a Lifetime
Athens is a great place to start your yachting vacation. The capital and largest city of Greece, Athens, is also one of the oldest cities in the world. It is home to a number of ancient monuments and works of art, two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the famous Acropolis of Athens and the medieval Daphni Monastery. The port of Piraeus connects Athens to the numerous Greek islands of exquisite beauty with their numerous wonderful shores, beaches and crystal blue sea. You will also have a great time discovering rich history, culture, gastronomy and night life of Athens.
There are many sailing destinations to explore from Athens via the Saronic Gulf, such as the islands of Salamis, Aegina, Poros, Hydra and Spetses. Besides the two major harbours worth visiting - Piraeus and Lavrion - there are also Zea Marina, Alimos Marina, Olympic Marine… connecting Athens with most of the Aegean archipelago.
Sail Greek Archipelago and You Will Keep Coming Back for More
The Ionian archipelago is made up of a group of seven islands located off the west coast of Greece: Corfu; Paxos; Lefkada; Ithaca; Kefalonia; Zakynthos and Kythera.The beautiful coast of Epirus includes popular destinations such as Sayada, Igoumenitsa, Sivota, Parga and Preveza. There are other small, picturesque historic port towns worth visiting on your sailing cruise, such as Killini; Katakolon, the Messinian Mani and many others. The whole Ionian coast is famous for its beaches, restaurants, hotels and campsites.
Sailing through the Aegean sea is somewhat more challenging in the yacht charter Greece. Myconos, Santorini, Folegandros or Anafi, Patmos, Paros are some of the most popular tourist attractions in this yachting area.
Santorini, labelled "the world's best island", is a part of Cyclades group of islands, and one of the best sailing destinations in the Cyclades region. Sailors from all over the world choose Santorini because of the many things it offers to its visitors - beautiful sun and the sea, dramatic cliffs, beaches and lots of fun. Mykonos is an island situated in the centre of the Cyclades complex and it is popular for its cosmopolitan atmosphere, the exciting nightlife, magnificent beaches and the picturesque architecture.
Enjoy your time in Greek yacht charter and explore its marvelous secrets!