Yacht Charter Greece
Stunning Sailing Holidays
Why Go On a sailing adventure in Greece?
Explore Greece and all the beauties this magnificent country with a strong sailing community offers. The water in Greece is mind blowing – crystal clear and turquoise. Catching a beautiful view is such a good feeling, and since it has so many beautiful landscapes to offer you’ll have the time of your life, with a yacht charter in Greece! This country is seen by many as a paradise with gorgeous sunshine and clear blue skies, which makes it a perfect destination for a sailing vacation.
Greece has about 6000 islands that make your adventure options limitless from an exploring point of view, as well as having lots of options for safe anchoring and spending the night.
Sailing season and climate
Greece enjoys a Mediterranean climate of hot, dry summers and cool, rainy winters. Summer temperatures range on average from 26 to 30°C in the coastal region. High Season months are July and August, and charter costs are highest in this period. Mid-Season months are May, June, September, and October when charter prices are lower, and the weather is still very nice and warm but a bit windier
Tailored yacht vacation
Tell us everything you want to experience and explore and we will get started on working towards making your dream sailing trip come true
Family Sailing Holidays
All-Inclusive or self-catered, it’s your choice. These sailing trips are tailored to bring family close.
Romantic sailing holidays
Is there a better way to explore some of the world’s most romantic holiday destinations but island hopping with your private boat charter?
Skippered Yacht Charter
Relax on sailing vacation with a professional skipper onboard and other crew members on request
What is Sailing Like in Greece?
A yacht sailing holiday in Greece is a real treat for seafaring lovers. As the perfect sailing destination, this beautiful country offers maritime travelers the ultimate relaxation and adventure.
Get a yacht charter in Greece and get ready to embrace its stunning beauty with picturesque views. The beautiful Aegean sunset across the glistening water backdrop is uplifting for the soul. With over 6,000 islands and a coastline stretching several thousands of kilometers, seafaring lovers have much to explore in this beautiful country, from the black sand beaches to its cultural heritage.
Whether you’re a history lover or water sports enthusiast, you’ll love a sailing vacation in Greece. Known as the cradle of Western civilization, Greece is rich in history, with myths and legends dating back centuries. For those of you who love action packed activities, there’s a plethora of options at your disposal, be it scuba diving, wind surfing, or swimming. After a tiring day spent at the beach, look forward to letting your hair down at the party hotspots in Mykonos.
The best time to get a yacht charter for Greece would be anytime from April to November. However it would be worthwhile to note that during the peak season spanning from June to September, certain sailing regions would be crowded. But the benefit is that travelers can look forward to exploring the museums, archaeological sites, and tavernas, all of which would be open at this time of the year.
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Sail the circle of over 200 islands and stop by Santorini and enjoy the view on its gorgeous blue domes and beautiful whitewashed walls
Cyclades sailing route
Mykonos sailing route
Quench your thirst for adventure by visiting the Cyclades. Discover over 200 islands with easy island hopping and a rewarding sailing experience.
Visit the extremely famous and preferred island of Mykonos with enticingly cobbled streets and colorful houses. Sail some more and relax on the golden sands on the beautiful beaches of Paros.
Moreover, no Cyclades yacht charter would be complete without a visit to the island of Santorini, with dramatic history and gorgeous blue domes and whitewashed walls. It’s the perfect place for a honeymoon and the most fabulous conclusion to your Greek sailing experience.
Amazing choice for explorations is the Sporades islands in the northwest of Aegean. You’ll enjoy every second of mountainous landscapes, the deep blue sea, and lush vegetation. A popular location for budding historians and sunbathers, Skiathos is home to countless picturesque beaches, perfect for relaxing on and swimming in the beautiful seas.
Enjoy the nightlife on Skiathos! Multiple moorings are perfectly located and available for you to hop ashore and enjoy it to the max. On the other hand, inland is very popular for medieval monasteries on Mount Athos. If you’re lucky, you may catch a glimpse of the Mediterranean monk seal, which is famously indigenous to the island.
The western coast of Greece with the Ionian Islands comprising 12 distinct islands is popular with tourists looking for fascinating history, peaceful beaches, and magnificent taste of Greek traditional food. Fantastic sailing conditions are topped with a clear line of sight for navigation. That makes the Lefkas sailing route an unforgettable experience.
The largest of the Ionian Islands is Corfu, which is very popular and for a very good reason as there are magnificent pieces of architecture dating back to the Byzantine era. Don’t forget to dive into the Agní Reef, where you’ll come face to face with the eerie 40ft Agni shipwreck while gazing at fireworms dancing majestically through the colorful coral reef.
Another popular destination that you want to visit on your sailing vacation is the island of Ithaca where Odysseus completed his legendary journey.
Greek cuisine is well known but believe us that you know nothing until you taste malting lamb with a scent of garlic and lemon within a kleftiko dish. Head to Paxos and Antipaxos where you’ll find old-fashioned Greek charm and traditional restaurants located in idyllic settings and serving the tastiest feta salads ever.
Dodecanese Islands lay on the southeastern Aegean Sea, which makes them the perfect location if you’re in the mood for an exhilarating sailing vacation. There you may find popular resorts such as Rhodes and Kos, where you’ll find some of the lesser-known gems that are poised within this stunning region.
Good example is the island Symi. This welcoming location is full of colorful scenery surrounded by quaint hidden coves. After you moor for a day, enjoy the crispy taste of traditional Symi shrimp. If you’re up to spend some time in a traditional Greek setting, visit the incredible island of Patmos and the majestic white walls of Chora. Sailing adventures are best combined with relaxing time, which brings us to the serene islands of Tilos with a wonderful and inviting combination of historical architecture and relaxing beaches.
On the eastern coast of Peloponnese, you’ll find the Saronic region. It offers mixed sailing conditions throughout the year, as the Meltemi winds blow in during the summer while May and October offer calm, relaxed sailing.
With a starting point in Athens, you can visit the ancient ruin ashore and get experience of Greek life in all its glory through the famous Acropolis. Sailing along the coast is breathtaking and since there are multitude of sheltered harbors, you can calmly sail while enjoying the scenery.
If you’re foodie, take a trip to the Aegina Island where you’ll be spoilt for choice at one of the delicious eateries with mouth-watering local delights.
Routes in Greece
Experience Ionian are with exhilarating sailing conditions and find tranquility on beaches in a 7-day sailing trip
Saronic gulf route
Take a week for sailing vacation starting from Alimos marina in Athens and explore islands of Saronic Gulf
Start your week of sailing vacation from Rhodes, the largest Dodecanese Island, and sail to your adventure!
Choose an exciting route for skillful sailors and a bareboat charter with the best starting point in the Lavrion Marina
Explore the history of Mykonos in a 7-day sailing trip combined with the taste of local Greek delicacies