Mediterranean Luxury Yacht Charter Guide
Home to some of the most appealing destinations in the world, the Mediterranean remains a hotspot for luxury yacht charters and is a perfect summer retreat.
The Mediterranean Sea, is an intercontinental sea that stretches from the Atlantic Ocean on the west to Asia on the east and separates Europe from Africa. Often called the incubator of Western civilization this ancient “sea between the lands” remains a hotspot for luxury yacht charters and is a perfect summer retreat.
On the west-east extent the cruising grounds stretch from the Strait of Gibraltar between Spain and Morocco to the shores of the Gulf of Iskenderun on the southwestern coast of Turkey — approximately 2,500 miles (4,000 km), and its average north-south extent, between Croatia’s southernmost shores and Libya, is about 500 miles (800 km). The Mediterranean Sea, including the Sea of Marmara, occupies an area of approximately 970,000 square miles (2,510,000 square km).
The infusion of modern cities, glamorous coastlines, and intoxicating atmospheres create an cruising itinerary that both stimulates the mind and soothes the senses.
- High Season: July – Aug
- Low Season: May – June + Sept
- High Season: July – Aug
- Low Season: May – June + Sept – Oct
REASONS TO VISIT
- Ancient Ruins
- Diverse Cultures
- Exclusive Resorts & Beach Clubs
- Historical Cities
- Unique Experiences
- Spectacular Landscapes
- Great Food & Wine
The truly enchanting West Mediterranean is home to enticing destinations such as France, Italy, Spain and Malta, incorporating the glittering French Riviera and the legendary Amalfi Coast. At every turn you will find spectacular architecture, world-class cuisine and vibrant street cafés, offset by exquisite beaches and lush landscapes enriched by an unhurried pace of life for pure escapism.
Particularly appropriate for superyachts, the waters which fringe the West Mediterranean are ideal for both sailing and cruising, with conveniently positioned ports making it easy to access the numerous coastal destinations.
The East Mediterranean, offers a melting pot of cultural experiences and captivating landscapes with its unique destinations rapidly becoming a hotspot for luxury yacht charters. Laced with mystique and unrivalled beauty amongst unspoilt coastlines and exclusive resorts, Croatia, Montenegro, Turkey and Greece offer a myriad of incomparable experiences. From cities steeped in myth, legend and ancient ruins to tropical paradise islands with rugged mountainous terrains, this is the perfect place to indulge the senses.
Along with its historic and natural appeal, the East Mediterranean has elements of modern city life around its coasts to keep things truly exciting. The Greek Isands of Mykonos, Paros and Santorini have each earned a reputation for alluring modern charter guests.