Sailing Destinations

Sailing Destinations

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Greece Destinations

The Dodecanese Islands

The Dodecanese islands have it all. Located south eastern stretch of the Aegean sea stretching along theTurkishh coastline this is a wonderful sailing destination.

 

From the vibrant cosmopolitan islands of Rhodes with its medieval old city and Kos with sandy beaches and bay surrounded by beautiful turquoise waters also taking in islands like Pserimos,Karpathos, Telendos, Leros, Symi, Lips, 

 

Sailing is the perfect way to explore the 12 main Dodecanese islands plus a number of smaller island that with unspoilt beauty that are mainly only assessable by boat.

The Saronic Islands

The Saronic Islands is a fantastic place to sail. As there is something for everyone. The Saronic Gulf is home to some wonderful islands such as Poros,Aegina,  Hydra, Spetses.

 

The sailing conditions   have  good mix of good  winds and calm water making  it perfect for cruising and exploring all that the islands have to offer.

 

The Saronic is a very good balance between the Cyclades islands which can be challenging for some sailors and the Ionian's with its calm waters and soft winds. 

The Cyclades Islands

The Cyclades island lie south-east of Athens and the mainland. In the middle of the Aegean sea. The region is made up of some of  the most spectacular islands that Greece as to offer. From the blue rooftops of Santorini to the beautiful windmills of Mykonos to many others such as Kea, Tinos, Anafi, Serifos, Paros and Delos the birthplace of Apollo which list as a UNESCO world heritage site.

The winds around these islands can be consistently strong providing some exciting sailing conditions. Due to the strength of the winds around the Cyclades islands. It is recommended for the more experienced sailors as the conditions can be very challenging.

Northern Ionians

The Northern Ionians are perfect for the less experienced sailor. The winds are light making it the ideal location for cruising around the Islands and taking in the stunning turquoise waters, idyllic bays, the golden beaches and the picturesque ports. All set along the backdrop of charming unspoilt villages. All sailings start from our marina base in Gouvia, which is only a short distance from Corfu Town. Corfu itself is a vibrant cosmopolitan town, with stunning architecture and panoramic views onto its two forts. Corfu is famous for its museum, art galleries, chapels and great restaurants all of which is accessible through three marinas.

Southern Ionians

Lefkas marina is the ideal location to cast off and explore the South Islands, with many islands within a 10 mile radius of our base. These beautiful islands include Cefalone, Ithace, Kalamos, Skorpios, Atokos, Lefkas, Arkudi, Meganissi all with there picturesque harbours and secure anchorages. A warm friendly welcome and a relaxed atmosphere will be waiting for visitors to these beautiful islands. There are an array of secluded bays with stunning beaches and crystal blue water into swim.

Turkey Destinations

Gocek and Fethiye

Turkey is a truly amazing sailing destination that everyone should experience.

 With its beautiful coast line extends east from Marmaris towards Fethiye bay 

 and Kas.

With fabulous turquoise waters and stunning secluded coves and bays with tranquil anchorages with wonderfully breathtaking scenery.

To its magical towns and cities with their vibrant bazaars and markets filled with friendly people .  Restaurants with delicious Turkish cuisine to the captivating nightlife.

This majestic country steep in history is where east meets west.  The perfect combination of exploring and relaxation.

Marmaris

Turkey is a truly amazing sailing destination that everyone should experience.

 With its beautiful coast line extends east from Marmaris towards Fethiye bay 

 and Kas.

With fabulous turquoise waters and stunning secluded coves and bays with tranquil anchorages with wonderfully breathtaking scenery.

To its magical towns and cities with there vibrant bazaars and markets filled with friendly people .  Restaurants with delicious Turkish cuisine to the captivating night-life.

This majestic country steep in history is were east meets west.  The perfect combination of exploring and relaxation.

Bodrum

Turkey is a truly amazing sailing destination that everyone should experience.

 With its beautiful coast line extends east from Marmaris towards Fethiye bay 

 and Kas.

With fabulous turquoise waters and stunning secluded coves and bays with tranquil anchorages with wonderfully breathtaking scenery.

To its magical towns and cities with their vibrant bazaars and markets filled with friendly people .  Restaurants with delicious Turkish cuisine to the captivating nightlife.

This majestic country steep in history is where east meets west.  The perfect combination of exploring and relaxation.

Croatia Destinations

Dalmatian Islands

Croatia the coast of 1000 islands

Sailing the sparkling blue waters of the Adriatic Sea and around the Croatia coastline is a very popular sailing destination. Experiencing the 100’s of beautiful unspoilt bays and island that Croatia has to offer.

Whether you’re looking to spend your days relaxing and lazing on board one of our luxury yacht while leisurely cruising around the many island and bays or go off exploring.

Island hopping is the perfect way to explore all the fantastic countryside Croatia has to offer from the breathtaking Kika waterfalls to its many Idyllic towns and villages filled with warm culture and cosmopolitan feel full of history and wonderful architecture. With fantastic nightlife and coming chic bars and restaurants.

With the Mediterranean long warm summers, Croatia has an abundance of magnificent sailing which is waiting for you to explore

Kornati Islands

Croatia the coast of 1000 islands

Sailing the sparkling blue waters of the Adriatic Sea and around the Croatia coastline is a very popular sailing destination. Experiencing the 100’s of beautiful unspoilt bays and island that Croatia has to offer.

Whether you’re looking to spend your days relaxing and lazing on board one of our luxury yacht while leisurely cruising around the many island and bays or go off exploring.

Island hopping is the perfect way to explore all the fantastic countryside Croatia has to offer from the breathtaking Kika waterfalls to its many Idyllic towns and villages filled with warm culture and cosmopolitan feel full of history and wonderful architecture. With fantastic nightlife and coming chic bars and restaurants.

With the Mediterranean long warm summers, Croatia has an abundance of magnificent sailing which is waiting for you to explore

Italy Destinations

Sardinia

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The Amalfi Coast

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Sicily

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The Tuscan Islands

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Spain Destinations

The Balearic Islands

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