Yacht Charter in greece
Greece and its islands are known as the Mediterranean home of sailing. The incredible culture and history are reflected in stunning 18 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. But also the endless coastline with the two hotspots Athens and Thessaloniki, the thousands of islands around the outstanding popular escapes of Santorini, Mykonos, Rhodes, Corfu and Crete and the beautiful beaches let travelers come and come again to Greece.
Why yachting in greece?
- Enormous 14,000km of coastline to explore
- More than 50 large marinas and more than 14.000 mooring places with excellent services
- The marinas of Alimos and Flisvos, on the south coast of Athens, have an aggregated capacity of more than 1,800 vessels alone, Greece = Sailing!
Best time to goHigh Season: June - September
Low Season: April, May & October
Day TemperatureHigh Season: 29°C / 86°F
Low Season: 25°C / 77°F
Water TemperatureHigh Season: 23°C / 74°F
Low Season: 20°C / 69°F
greece InformationCurrency: Euro
Language: Greek (English & German understood)
Areas of interest in greece
The Ionian Islands are generally regarded as the least challenging area to sail to, with sheltered sailing and protected coves prevalent throughout the entire area. One of the highlights in the Ionian Sea is Island Zakynthos, which hosts Navagio Beach or Shipwreck Beach, also referred to as "Smugglers Cove" a Must-See for an adventurer.
This part of Greece is situated between mainlands of Greece and Turkey. In the north, it is connected to the Marmara Sea and the Black Sea by the Dardanelles and Bosphorus. The Aegean Islands host two of the most popular islands Crete and Rhodes. Part of the Aegean Sea is also Saronic Golf and the Cyclades, two popular sailing areas.
he Saronic Gulf, which includes Spetses, Poros and the island of Hydra, offers brilliantly balanced sailing conditions and a host of stunning islands with more historical sites than you'll ever be able to explore.
The Cyclades Islands mix more challenging daytime sailing conditions with exciting nightlife on their most famous islands, including Mykonos, Santorini, Syros and Ios. Especially world famous Santorini, the island almost completely covered with white houses and blue rooftops, is a unique experience.
Video: Sailing the Ionian Sea
Video: Sailing the Cyclades
Why Charter with Tabor & Mentone
- Leading charter experts in the Mediterranean
- Largest & most modern fleet available
- Specialized in luxury & crewed yacht charters
- Complete personalized experience
- Optional skipper available