When you think about paradise you’re probably picturing sparkling azure water, charming island towns, stunning landscapes and pristine beaches. It might be hard to imagine that such a place could exist, but Greece is a country that has it all. It’s no secret that millions of tourists flock to the country every year to get a dose of sunshine, culture and good food. Whether you want to see the rugged mountain landscape, relax at the beach or visit cultural sights that inspired epic literature, you’ll find what you’re looking for in this gorgeous country. With a dense mainland and over 200 islands to explore, the best way to see it all is with a yacht charter in Greece.
The price of a bareboat charter in Greece or surrounding areas will vary depending on the exact location you want to sail in addition to the time of year, how many people are on board and the size and type of vessel that you choose. Of course, the prices of bareboat charters tend to be cheaper than skippered vessels, so this is also important to take into account. Below are some average prices of a bareboat charter in Greece by boat type.
€4,750/week in the high season and €1,950/week in the low season for 8 people.
€240/day in the high season and €200/day in the low season for 6 people.
€450/day in the high season and €219/day in the low season for 10 people.
€9,500/week in the high season and €3,200/week in the low season for 12 people.
€270/day for 2 people.
€1,799/week in the high season and €1,599/week in the low season for 10 people.
As one of the most sought-after tourist destinations for both sailing and beyond, Greece is full of things to do and see. Here are some top-rated places to visit on your yacht charter in Greece.
Greece has a mainly Mediterranean climate. This means that the summers are usually hot and dry, and winters can be mild, cool and wet. Depending on where you want to sail on your yacht charter in Greece the temperatures can be slightly different, but they all follow a similar pattern over the course of the year. The highest average temperature in Greece is 27°C in July with little to no precipitation, making the summer the most popular season to sail. However, Be advised that with the high season comes high prices for boat rentals in Greece, as well as dense crowds. If you don’t mind slightly cooler weather and you want to save a bit of money, we recommend visiting Greece at the tail ends of the high season, in May or September.
If you want smooth sailing with peace of mind, you’ll find it with Click&Boat! We have a large fleet of yacht charters in Greece both with and without a skipper, to cater to your needs. If you don’t have a licence to sail and you want a worry-free holiday, there is no better way to achieve this than with a skippered boat rental. Skippers are licenced professionals who will do everything on the boat, including navigating and anchoring the vessel. Your comfort and safety is their priority, and they will review your sailing itinerary to make sure that you see everything you want to while in Greece, and more. Because skippers are usually locals, they can give you recommendations and take you to hidden gems that you might not have visited otherwise.
Of course, skippers can come at an extra cost, but it is worth it for an all-inclusive, customised sailing excursion. What are you waiting for? Rent a boat with a skipper and make the most of your holiday in Greece.
When choosing the right vessel for your yacht charter in Greece, think about the length of time you’ll be spending on board. For a few days, RIBS and motorboats are good choices, and you can rent them by the day. For a longer charter of a week or more, you should consider a catamaran or a yacht, where you’ll have all of the necessary amenities on board to make your stay more comfortable. If you’re keen on a more traditional sailing experience, a sailboat is the best option however, they aren’t recommended for inexperienced sailors or people who are prone to seasickness, as they can be quite unstable. Whichever vessel you choose, you’re sure to have the holiday of your dreams in Greece!