With bareboat yacht charter you hire and skipper the boat yourself together with your family or friends. Ideal for more experienced sailors you have freedom and independence throughout your sailing holiday with the knowledge that support and back-up is available should you need it. Explore the beautiful Greek Islands at your own pace and we will be waiting to catch your lines at the end of your bareboat charter holiday.
Charter your own private yacht with a skipper and relax, explore and unwind. Skippered yacht charters are ideal for those with little or no sailing experience who want to enjoy the Greek islands on a yacht. A skippered yacht charter is a perfect way to relax, escape and explore the beautiful Greek Islands with family or friends or a unique and memorable way to celebrate a special occasion. If you want to learn to sail or develop your sailing skills your skipper can teach you.
The warm, calm waters of the Ionian in Greece is perfect for learning to sail or improving your sailing. Get expert tuition from our friendly, experienced British RYA sailing instructors. Island Sailing RYA courses are available for complete beginners through to more experienced sailors. Take a course at a relaxed pace and have a Greek island sailing holiday at the same time. Island Sailing is a fully accredited RYA Training Centre and offers both RYA practical training courses as well as online RYA theory courses.
A Bareboat Refresher (or assisted bareboat sailing) is good for less experienced sailors or for those who are a bit rusty. Have an experienced Island Sailing skipper onboard with you at the start of your holiday so you can unwind and get used to the boat and the sailing area. You can also brush up on a few points or make the most of the skippers’ local knowledge. You can have the skipper on an open ended basis and move to a full bareboat yacht charter when you feel ready.
Experience the best of both worlds. Sail around the Greek islands and spend time relaxing in a beautiful Ionian villa or boutique hotel and combine a sailing holiday with a shore based holiday. Island Sailing can help arrange your accommodation for you in association with your sailing holiday.
Island Sailing has handpicked an exclusive selection of accommodation which we are pleased to recommend and which are clients have loved.
A yacht charter honeymoon lets you visit remote and secluded bays and beaches when you want to get away, just the two of you, or enjoy vibrant and cosmopolitan Greek towns, café bars and tavernas. Have fun and relax and enjoy a casually elegant yachting experience. Spending nights aboard your own private sailing yacht this one-of-a-kind experience is perfect for newlyweds in search of an unforgettable honeymoon experience.
The best way to explore the Greek islands is on a sailing yacht and whether or not you have sailing experience or qualifications there will be a yacht charter for you. Island Sailing are here to make sure you enjoy your Greek island sailing holiday with the peace of mind that the amount of sailing experience and knowledge you have complements the type of yachting holiday you choose.