Yacht Charter Greece

Welcome to Island Sailing the Greek Islands and British Virgin Islands yacht charter specialists

Island Sailing specialises in sailing holidays and sailing courses around the Greek islands including Lefkas, Kefalonia, Corfu, Meganissi, Ithaca and Paxos as well as the Cyclades islands, the Saronic and Argolic Gulf and eastern Peloponnese.

We are a British company offering some of the best yacht charter holidays in the Mediterranean from marina bases on Lefkas, Corfu and in Athens. We are also a fully accredited RYA Training Centre offering a comprehensive range of practical sailing courses from our Lefkas marina base.


RYA sailing courses in Greece - exclusive use of one of our modern yachts + private tuition

Easyjet fly from London Gatwick to Preveza/Lefkas airport - 20 minutes' to Lefkas marina

An ideal way to sail and explore the Greek islands. Sail your own yacht, set your own pace and itinerary with total freedom with the security that support is always available.

Sail at your own pace with the reassurance of being part of a group with backup from experienced and knowledgeable lead crew. Perfect for families, couples and groups of friends.

Skippered Yacht Charter

New to sailing, celebrating a special occasion or looking to spend time relaxing with family and friends a skippered yacht charter in the Greek islands offers the ideal escape.

RYA Sailing Courses Greece

The Greek islands are the perfect place to learn or develop your sailing. RYA sailing courses include Competent Crew for beginners and Day Skipper or Coastal Skipper for more experienced sailors. You can also combine a sailing course with a flotilla holiday or bareboat charter.

Villa and Sailing Holidays

Experience the best of both worlds! Combine a sailing holiday around the Greek islands with a villa holiday. If you love watersports you can stay close to some of the best facilities in Europe.

Yacht to Charter in Greece

The yachts include brand new cruisers perfect for Mediterranean sailing. Enjoy the space and luxury of modern yachts that are easy to handle, great to sail and fully equipped for relaxing and fun sailing holidays in Greece.

Cyclades Yacht Charter

The Cyclades islands most resemble what people picture Greece to look like and the Saronic islands have stunning ports and beautiful bays as well as ancient villages on the Peloponnese coast. Explore bustling cosmopolitan towns, party in stunning destinations, visit ancient temples and relax in picturesque fishing villages - ideal for enthusiastic crew with an experienced skipper.

Ionian Yacht Charter

Explore the islands of Kefalonia, Lefkas, Ithaca, Corfu and Paxos as well as more than twenty smaller islands as well as the Greek mainland with its own array of beautiful villages, harbours and bays. The Ionian Islands sailing area are renowned for perfect and consistent sailing conditions and offers something for everyone - perfect for fun and relaxed sailing holidays.

Yacht Charter BVI

Twenty five beautiful islands, miles of white beaches and secluded, sheltered bays, the British Virgin Islands offer a tranquil sailing paradise. With easy island hops, warm weather and consistent winds they offer some of the very best sailing in the Caribbean. Crystal clear waters, shipwrecks from days gone by and amazing aquatic life are a dream for snorkelling and diving.

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The Oceanis 50 - Awared Best Yacht (under 100 feet)

Winner of the ‘Best Sailing Yacht (under 100ft)' the Oceanis 50 is a beautiful contemporary yacht offering the ultimate in space and luxury. Perfect for families and friends on an Island Sailing flotilla, a skippered charter or bareboat charter the Oceanis 50 has 5 double cabins, plus separate 'skipper's' cabin & 3 bathrooms. The yacht also has air conditioning.

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Sail the new model Bavaria Yachts

The new generation of Bavaria sailing yachts all have the full width drop down bathing platform making them absolutely perfect for Ionian sailing holidays. We have a yacht size to suit everyone starting with the 2 cabin Bavaria 32, right up to the 5 cabin Bavaria 50. We also have 3 and 4 cabin options with the Bavaria 40, 41, 45 and 46.

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Bavaria 46 Cruiser – Winner of European Yacht of the Year 2014/2015

Charter the award winning brand new Bavaria 46 Cruiser – Winner of European Yacht of the Year 2014/2015 (Family Cruiser), the judges say "Maybe the best Bavaria ever, for sure the best of this new generation, she puts together excellent performance with outstanding interior space …".

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New Easyjet flights to Preveza/Lefkas

Easyjet now fly from London Gatwick to Preveza/Lefkas offering more choice, better prices and great flight times! These new Easyjet flights start on the 17th May and run every week throughout the season. We'll arrange your transfers - just 20 minutes' to our Lefkas marina base.

Yacht charter Athens Oceanis 38
Sail in the Saronic & Cyclades Islands

Choose from a wide selection of modern cruising yachts and catamarans based at Alimos marina in Athens and sail with friends in the Saronic or Cyclades islands. Sail to beautiful islands as well as stunning destinations on the Peloponnese coast and explore vibrant and cosmopolitan towns, ancient temples, small peaceful fishing villages and unspoiled anchorages. Spend your last evening enjoying a meal with views of the ancient Acropolis.



New to Sailing?

Thinking about a sailing holiday but unsure where to start we offer a range of sailing holidays to suit everyone.

Skippered Yacht Charter

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If you are looking to relax and explore the Greek islands on a contemporary yacht choose a skippered yacht charter.

Learn to Sail Holidays

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For a gentle introduction to sailing that offers informal tuition you can try a learn to sail holiday.

RYA Sailing Courses

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If you would like to learn the basics and become an active crew member you can take an RYA sailing course.