Mykonos and the Cyclades Islands make for a truly mesmerising base for a sailing holiday. One of the most famous Cyclades islands, Mykonos is an island like no other. Here are five reasons to fall in love with the sailing area.
Explore magnificent southern Turkey on this seven-day sample itinerary, sailing out of either Fethiye or Gocek. This sailing area has retained its rugged beauty, and is a haven for sailors looking for warmer and windier weather. Gocek in particular has a fantastic variety of bareboat, skippered and crewed yachts and gulets available.
Our guide to exploring the Turkish Riviera. Make the most of your yacht charter along the Turquoise Coast, swim in sparkling seas, and soak up the history of the region.
Rich in history and culture, with celebrated cuisine and stunning landscapes, Italy is truly one of the world’s most incredible sailing destinations. The Bay of Naples and the Amalfi Coast are shining examples of this. Here are our must-sees in the region.
Set sail from Kos, Greece and explore beautiful Symi, unspoilt Tilos and volcanic Nisiros on this 7-day sample itinerary in the Dodecanese Islands.
There’s no better way to explore Ibiza and it’s beautiful coastline than by boat, so why not do it in style with your own chartered yacht. At Helm Yachts we offer bareboat, skippered or crewed yachts in a range of sizes so there’s something to suit everyone - whether you’re after a relaxing family holiday or a honeymoon for two.
With over 60 stunning islands and easy line of sight sailing, a BVI sailing holiday offers endless options for exploring. Here is a sample 14 day itinerary to give you a flavour of the destination and to inspire your planning, but the joy of a private yacht charter of course is that you are completely free to follow your own schedule, in your own time. The BVIs is an unparalleled sailing destination and there is a great range of bareboat, skippered and crewed yachts available. To find your ideal BVI yacht charter click below. Create your BVI yacht charter now
From Genoa, Italy's largest sea port, full of grandeur and sparkling light to the excellence Portofino and the quiet life of Elba, visit one of the most beautiful region of Italy. The Italian Riviera is a deeply historic, gourmet and fabulous destination where you can explore humble village churches, vineyards, hike or try artisan pasta. Buon appetito!
During the first part of your holidays enjoy the astounding geographical diversity of Corsica, from the fabulous beaches to mountain ridges, verdant valleys and dense forests. Corsica offers a large variety of activities, from hiking and canyoning to snorkelling and sunbathing. On the second part of your holidays enjoy the out-of-this-world beaches and endearing eccentricities of Sardinia. Sardinia has some of the dreamiest sandy and bluest blue beaches.
With its gorgeous beaches, luxury hotels, designer bars, incredible villas, coastal trails, red-rock headlands and offshore islands, the French Riviera is one of the world's great seaside destinations. Visit Monaco and the Monte Carlo's casino, Nice's promenade des Anglais, one of the most popular beach clubs of Bagatelle and Pampelonne Beaches or taste the French cuisine with a glass of wine in Villefranche-sur-Mer.
A Week Island Hopping On A Chartered Yacht Will Give You The Ideal Opportunity To Enjoy The Best Swimming Spots In The Adriatic While Also Discovering The Beauty Of The National Park Up Close
A One Way Yacht Charter In The Southern Caribbean From St Vincent To Grenada Allows You To Experience A Great Range Of Islands and Makes for an Unforgettable Yachting Holiday
A week in the Kornati Islands offers a new perspective on Croatia. Comprising 140 uninhabited islands, islets and reefs, the Kornatis are the largest archipelago in the Adriatic and the perfect location to enjoy a relaxing week.
Known as the 'Pearl of the Mediterranean', Mallorca offers sailors the best of all worlds; from the sheltered bays and dramatic coastlines of the west to the tranquil inlets and creeks of the East. With multiple flights a day, this idyllic island getaway, full of Mediterranean flavours and crystal clear waters is just a short trip away.
This is a sample seven day itinerary giving you a flavour of what you can look forward to on a Yacht Charter in Gocek. This charming area, once sustained from fishing and farming is now a heaven for Yachts and Yachters! Gocek has a fantastic variety of bareboat, skippered and crewed Yachts and Gulets available.
Here is a sample seven day itinerary to give you a taste of what you can see and do during a week’s sailing among the Dalmatia islands. Sailing around the Dalmatian Islands off Croatia is a chance to discover crystalline waters, charming anchorages, ancient villages, magnificent fortress towns and hidden coves as well as lively cosmopolitan party islands.
The Saronic Gulf is one of our most popular destinations. Begin your charter in Athens, Europe's oldest city, and gaze in wonder at the magnificent Acropolis and iconic Parthenon temple, before setting sail to explore the beautiful Saronic Islands of Aegina, Hydra, Spetse and Poros.
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A One Way Yacht Charter In Croatia is a great way to Explore more of the Dalmatia Coast! Helm can advise on the best yachts and help you plan your Ideal Itinerary
Antigua is a perfect location for a chartered yacht sailing holiday. Its warm, steady winds and protective wall of coral reef make for easy sailing and a great spot for swimming, snorkelling and water sports, while the buzzy harbours and ports offer some of the most glamorous places in the Caribbean to dine and party.
7 Days Sailing in the Aeolian islands, Sicily. The Aeolian islands, just off Sicily, are a fascinating and beautiful destination for a week’s cruise. Known as the ‘seven pearls of the Mediterranean’, you will discover a world of active volcanoes, Roman ruins, beautiful beaches and crystal clear waters – perfect for swimming and snorkelling.
Here is a sample seven day itinerary for a Sardinia yacht charter, which will take you along the glamorous Costa Smeralda, famous for its beautiful beaches and chic ports.
Spend seven days in Corfu during a yacht charter exploring the Ionian Islands. This itinerary gives a flavour of the type of sailing holiday you can have in this region on a private charter. Corfu has a wide variety of bareboat, skippered and crewed yachts available.
Explore Skiathos during a yacht charter in the Sporades. This itinerary gives a flavour of the type of sailing holiday you can have in this region on a private charter. Skiathos has a wide variety of bareboat, skippered and crewed yachts available.
Croatia and Greece are two of the best cruising areas in the world. Both of these glorious Mediterranean hot spots offer all the essential ingredients for a perfect summer sailing holiday – beautiful coastlines, islands to explore, idyllic anchorages, crystal clear waters and a rich cultural heritage. Which one should you chose!?
Lose the Roast Turkey and try some Rum punch, Jerk Chicken and Reggae music. No better way to spend Christmas than on a yacht in the Caribbean!
In order to give the very best advice to his valued clients, your trusty charter broker Simon thought it best in July 2016 to charter a yacht out of Primošten and spend a gruelling seven days sailing round the Dalmatian Islands
This is a sample 7 day itinerary sailing in the Cyclades Islands, based on a charter starting from Lavrion, Greece.
A Phuket Yacht Charter is the ideal way to explore the Andaman Islands. This will give you an idea of what is possible when sailing from Phuket.
A Trogir Yacht Charter is the ideal starting point for exploring the Dalmatia Islands! With a great range of bareboat and crewed yachts, create your Trogir Sailing Holiday now.
With her enchanting medieval city with distinctive architecture, a fascinating history and numerous cafes, shops and restaurants, all overlooking the crystal clear Adriatic Sea, Dubrovnik is the ideal starting point for exploring the South Dalmatia Islands! With a great range of bareboat and crewed yachts, create your Dubrovnik Sailing Holiday now.
A Lefkas Yacht Charter is the ideal starting point for exploring the Ionian Sea! See what a week sailing from Lefkas can look like. The Ionian is an amazing cruising destination, with consistently good weather and gentle seas making it an ideal destination for families and first sailing holidays.