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Charter Motorboat Cranchi Cramar Lugano 32 Lugano District
Lugano District
New

Taxi Boat with Skipper (1997)

12
With a skipper

From €890 per day

Charter Motorboat - Cranchi start 21 V8 Lugano District
Lugano District
4.7
 (8)

Cranchi Start 21 V8 (2019)

6
Super owner
Without a skipper

From €490 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Ranieri Soverato 545 Lugano District
Lugano District
New

Motorboat without a license (2022)

8
Without a skipper

From €512 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Bwa 650 Lugano District
Lugano District

Boat without licence Bwa 650 40hp (2008)

6
Without a skipper

From €500 per day

Charter Sailboat Etap Etap 22 Lugano District
Lugano District

Sailboat Etap Etap 22 6.65m (2008)

4
Without a skipper

From €500 per day

Charter Motorboat Drago 1900 Sun Top Lugano District
Lugano District
New

Draco 1900 Sun Top (1992)

6
Without a skipper

From €589 per day

Charter Motorboat TULLIO ABBATE EXCEPTION 46 Lugano District
Lugano District

Motorboat TULLIO ABBATE EXCEPTION 46 770hp (1989)

12
With a skipper

From €35 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Ranieri Shark 17 Lugano
Lugano
New

Boat without a license (2018)

7
Without a skipper

From €432 per day

Charter Motorboat Rajo Boot Rao 430 Lugano
Lugano

NEWAVE - Rajo 430 (2018)

4
With or without a skipper

From €550 per day

Charter Motorboat Ranieri Voyager 23 S Lugano
Lugano
New

Ranieri Voyager 23s (2020)

8
Without a skipper

From €659 per day

Charter Motorboat Starcraft 182 Vectra Lugano
Lugano
New

Motorboat Starcraft 182 Vectra 150hp (2017)

6
With a skipper

From €400 per day

Charter Motorboat Lepori Marine Titanium 430 Lugano
Lugano
5.0
 (4)

Rental boat Lugano (2022)

5
With or without a skipper

From €500 per day

Charter Motorboat Orizzonti Open Syros 190 Caslano
Caslano
5.0
 (3)

We are in Caslano and Morcote on Lake Lugano (2022)

7
With or without a skipper

From €590 per day

Charter Motorboat Marinello Happy Fishing Open Caslano
Caslano
4.8
 (6)

We are in Caslano and Morcote on Lake Lugano (2007)

5
With or without a skipper

From €350 per day

Charter Motorboat Orizzonti Open Syros Caslano
Caslano
5.0
 (3)

We are in Caslano and Morcote on Lake Lugano (2021)

7
With or without a skipper

From €510 per day

Charter Motorboat Nautica Blazer Blazer Caslano
Caslano
4.9
 (3)

We are in Caslano and Morcote on Lake Lugano (2007)

5
With or without a skipper

From €350 per day

Charter Motorboat Sea Ray OV 200 Caslano
Caslano
4.2
 (1)

We are in Caslano and Morcote on Lake Lugano (2007)

7
With or without a skipper

From €680 per day

Charter Motorboat Gobbi 21.05 Sport Locarno
Locarno
New

Motorboat - Gobbi 21.05 Sport (1994)

5
Without a skipper

From €460 per day

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Rent a boat in the Lugano District

Are you ready for a captivating adventure in the enchanting Lugano District? Unlock the true beauty of this Swiss gem by embarking on a mesmerising boat trip across its shimmering waters. With a yacht charter in Lugano, you can immerse yourself in the breathtaking scenery, explore hidden coves and picturesque islands, and create unforgettable memories.

Nestled in the southern part of Switzerland, the Lugano District is renowned for its unparalleled natural beauty and a perfect blend of Swiss charm and Italian elegance. This region has a stunning landscape with majestic mountains, crystal-clear lakes, and lush greenery. Lugano, the district's main city, is a vibrant hub of culture, art, and gastronomy, offering a delightful fusion of Swiss precision and Mediterranean flair. From its idyllic shores to its charming towns and villages, Lugano District boasts many attractions waiting to be discovered.

Discover hidden gems and secluded spots only accessible by boat. Escape the crowds and find your own private piece of paradise where you can relax, swim, or simply soak in the tranquillity of your surroundings. Engage in thrilling water sports such as jet skiing, paddle boarding, or snorkelling, and make the most of your time on the water. Lugano District offers abundant opportunities for aquatic adventures and unforgettable memories. Sail to charming lakeside towns and immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture. Indulge in exquisite Swiss and Italian cuisine, discover fascinating historical landmarks, and enjoy the warm hospitality of the Lugano District.

How much does it cost to charter a yacht in Lugano?

The cost of a boat hire in Lugano can vary depending on several factors such as the season, duration, type of boat, the port or marina rented from, whether you opt for a skipper, and any additional services and equipment, such as water sports gear, crew. The average prices for the majority of boat types in Lugano District per day and per week are:

Sailboat

A sailboat rental in Lugano District costs around €220/day and €1,000/week in the high season and €520/day and €2,600/week in the low season for 8 people.

Motorboat

Renting a motorboat in Lugano District costs approximately €350/day for 5 people.

RIB

A RIB generally costs €500/day in the high season and €360/day in the low season for 6 people.

Jet Ski

A jet ski rental in Lugano District will cost an average of €800/day for 3 people.

Renting a boat with or without a skipper?

When considering a boat rental in Lugano, you can rent with or without a skipper. A skipper brings invaluable knowledge and experience, ensuring your safety and your group's throughout the journey. They know the local waters, weather conditions, and potential hazards. Skippers can guide you to the best anchorages, secluded spots, and recommended attractions, enhancing your overall experience. With a skipper handling the navigation and technical aspects, you can fully relax and enjoy your time on board.

If you choose to rent without a skipper, you must possess the necessary boating experience and valid certifications, depending on local regulations. Prior knowledge of the local area, including ports, anchorages, and potential challenges, is crucial for a safe and enjoyable experience. Renting without a skipper means taking full responsibility for the vessel and its passengers. You are responsible for navigation, adherence to local regulations, safety protocols, and any potential issues that may arise during the boat rental in Lake Lugano.

When is the best time for a Lake Lugano boat rental?

To make the most of your sailing trip in Lugano District, it's essential to consider the optimal time to visit. Factors to consider include weather and sailing conditions, festivities, and high or low season. The summer months from June to September offer the most favourable weather conditions in Lugano District. During this period, temperatures are pleasant, ranging from 20 to 30 degrees Celsius, providing ideal conditions for a comfortable sailing experience. The winds are generally calm, making it suitable for sailors of all levels.

Lugano District hosts various festivals and events throughout the year, adding a vibrant atmosphere to your sailing trip. The Summer Festival, Lugano Estival Jazz, and numerous local celebrations offer a rich cultural experience and a chance to immerse yourself in the region's traditions. The high season, typically from June to August, attracts more visitors and may have higher rental prices. If you prefer a quieter experience with more affordable rates, consider visiting during the shoulder seasons of spring (April to May) or autumn (September to October).

Where to sail in Lugano District?

Lugano District offers a wealth of picturesque destinations to explore during your sailing adventure. Lake Lugano offers several ports and marinas where you can rent boats and enjoy the scenic beauty of the lake.

Lake Lugano

As the region's centrepiece, Lake Lugano provides ample opportunities for scenic sailing. Enjoy the stunning views of the mountains, lush landscapes, and charming lakeside towns. Explore the beautiful bays, secluded coves, and pristine beaches along the lake's shores.

Lugano Porto

Lugano Porto is the main port located in the city of Lugano itself. It is a hub for boat rentals and water-based activities on Lake Lugano. This bustling marina offers many services, including moorings, fuel stations, and boat maintenance facilities. Lugano Porto is conveniently situated near the city centre, making it easily accessible for visitors.

Porlezza

Porlezza is a charming town located on the northern shores of Lake Lugano, close to the Swiss-Italian border. The marina in Porlezza provides a picturesque setting for Lugano boat rentals and offers various amenities such as moorings, boat repairs, and fuel stations. From Porlezza, you can explore both the Swiss and Italian sides of Lake Lugano, enjoying the stunning landscapes and nearby attractions.

Morcote

Morcote is a quaint village nestled on the eastern shores of Lake Lugano. The marina in Morcote is known for its idyllic setting and tranquil atmosphere. It offers moorings, allowing visitors to explore the beautiful surroundings of Lake Lugano. The marina is close to the historic centre of Morcote. Morcote is a gem with its medieval architecture, narrow alleyways, and stunning lakeside promenade. Visit the iconic Church of Santa Maria del Sasso, explore the local boutiques, and enjoy panoramic views of the lake from Morcote's hilltop.

Melide

Melide is a small town located on the southern shores of Lake Lugano. It is home to the Swiss Miniature Park, a popular attraction showcasing scaled-down models of famous Swiss landmarks. The marina in Melide provides boat Lugano yacht charters and docking facilities, making it a convenient starting point for exploring Lake Lugano. You can also find restaurants and cafes along the waterfront, where you can relax and enjoy the lake views.

Gandria

A charming village on the eastern shore of Lake Lugano, Gandria is known for its quaint stone houses, narrow streets, and picturesque waterfront. Sail to Gandria, discover its rich history, visit the local museums, and savour the authentic Swiss-Italian cuisine in the village's restaurants.

Monte San Salvatore

For a unique experience, sail to Monte San Salvatore, a mountain overlooking Lake Lugano. Take a funicular ride to the summit and enjoy breathtaking views of the lake and surrounding landscapes. Hike the trails, explore the botanical gardens, and indulge at the mountain-top restaurant.


Good to know

Number of boats:20 boats available
Types of boats:Motorboat, RIB, Catamaran
Average price: €550 per day
Minimum price: €200 per day
Maximum price: €1,830 per day
Manufacturers:Dufour, Capelli, and more

Frequently Asked Questions about Lugano District

How much does it cost to rent a boat in Lugano District for a day?

The average cost of renting a boat in Lugano District is around €550 per day. Various factors can influence the cost of a boat charter, such as the season, the year the boat was built, and the equipment. The prices can vary between €200 and €1,830 per day.

How much does a skipper cost per day in Lugano District?

The price of a skipper varies depending on the destination and the owner of the boat. In Lugano District, you can expect to pay an average of €80 per day for a skipper.

How many cabins does a boat have in Lugano District?

Boats in Lugano District have an average of 2 cabins. If you travel with a large group, you can book boats with up to 3 cabins.

What are the most popular boat manufacturers in Lugano District?

The most popular boat manufacturers in Lugano District are Dufour and Capelli.

How many people can sleep on a boat in Lugano District?

A boat in Lugano District has on average 2 berths. You can find boats with up to 3 berths.

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