Clapotis Mer Yachting Holidays offer private crewed yacht charter in the most popular Greek Islands aboard luxury, fully equipped yachts. Our selection includes a variety of traditional motorsailers, Turkish gulets and modern motor yachts, based in Greece.
Chartering a yacht for your holidays in the Greek Islands is a wonderful way to visit the typical Greek villages along the Mediterranean coast and some of the most famous ancient sites of Greece. Alternatively just enjoy your cruise, stop over in the secluded coves and swim in the crystal clear Aegean Sea.
The Saronic Islands
You can sail from Athens to the Saronic Islands just off the coast of Greece. Here are some of the most interesting places to visit :
. Mycenae, is a rich ancient city known for Homer’s epic poetry, and Epidaurus is a Greek city famous for its ancient theatre.
. On the east coast of the Peloponnese lie the old town of Nafplio, the charming seaside village of Ermioni and Porto Heli a natural harbour on the Athens Riviera. They are historic and attractive places to stopover during your yachting holiday.
. Stroll through the village of Episkopi and the port of the small town of Hydra.
. Poros was the island of Poseidon, the god of the sea and was the centre of maritime activity.
. Spetses is an island with a rich history and is a popular sailing holiday destination in Greece.
. Dokos is a small Greek island in the Saronic Gulf off the beaten track.
. Kolona is an archaeological site near the port where you can see the temple of Aphaia on the island of Aegina.
. Moni is a small uninhabited Greek island with green vegetation, its own wildlife and clear blue waters.
The Western Cyclades Islands
You can also start your sailing trip from Athens or Porto Rafti, on the east coast of Greece. From here you can sail to the famous Western Cyclades Islands, around Cape Sounion to visit the famous temple of Poseidon and head for the islands of Kythnos, Mykonos, Paros, Naxos, Syros, Kea or Serifos, Folegandros, Milos and Sifnos. Boarding the yacht in the islands of Paros, Mykonos, or Santorini where you can see the ruins of Ancient Akrotiri, are the best options to sail around the Cyclades.
The Ionian Islands
The Ionian Islands are a fantastic yacht charter destination in Greece. The islands are steeped in history as you will discover when you cruise the route described in the fabulous tale from the Odyssey. Start your sailing trip from Corfu or Zakynthos and head for the most beautiful islands of the Ionian Sea including the islands of Paxi, Syvota, Parga, Lefkas, Meganisi, Kalamos, Kastos, Ithaka and Kefalonia.
The Sporades Islands
You may want to cruise around the Sporades, a group of green Greek islands with crystal clear water and beautiful beaches off the coast of Evia in the Aegean Sea. Four of them are inhabited Alonnisos, Skiathos, Skopelos and Skyros
Two Deluxe traditional motorsailers
These two comfortable and solid motorsailers are now available for exclusive, crewed yacht charter in the Greek islands.
Your sailing holiday in the Western Cyclades will start from Paros island or from Porto Rafti, on the east coast of Greece. Alternatively, you can sail from Corfu island to the Ionian islands. A ten day charter may need to be arranged to sail from Porto Rafti to the Sporades Islands.
Our yacht charter special deals in the Greek islands include the service of five crew, seven Mediterranean breakfasts and six lunches, fuel consumed, 12.5% Vat and port fees.
The charter does not include evening meals (for 20 Euro per person per day), alcoholic and soft drinks, (Corinth Canal fees and any extra fuel cost if the yacht has to be delivered from her Paros base port to Corfu Island and/ or returned if required). Crew gratuity at guest’s discretion.
The two traditional cruising yachts were custom-built with pine and Iroko wood in Greece and have recently been completely renovated.
Both have large teak deck areas for guests to enjoy. You’ll find cushioned seats and wooden tables in the aft deck areas together with padded deck chairs on the sundeck.
Their interior is fully air-conditioned and the yachts also use natural ventilation through the portholes and hatches.
The spacious and cosy saloon is fitted with sofas and armchairs, a dining and seating area with a bar. Onboard amenities including LCD TV, CD radio cassette and board games are available in the saloon. The cabins and saloon are equipped with 220v outlets and USB cell phone chargers that can be used while the yachts are anchored or moored and can run their generators.
There is Wi-Fi internet connection and a deck shower on each yacht.
Water sports and boat activities include kayaks, a tender with an outboard engine used for guest drop-off and pick-up, snorkelling and fishing equipment. Water-skiing can be organized with an instructor as well as shore excursions with a tour guide on board the yacht, at an extra cost. There is a swim platform with stair steps on starboard.
1 Deluxe traditional 34 metre motorsailer
The yacht offers private accommodation for twenty guests in ten double cabins as follows :
— Four large cabins each with a double bed and a single bed
— One large cabin with a double bed
— Three cabins each with a double bed
— Two cabins each with a double bed
Each cabin has an en-suite bathroom and a shower with hot and cold water
The crew have their own living quarters.
2 Deluxe traditional 40 metre motorsailer
The yacht is being completely renovated at the moment and will be ready for luxury sailing holidays in the Greek Islands from May 2022
She will offer private accommodation for twenty-four guests in twelve large cabins as follows :
— Eight cabins with a double bed and a single bed
— Two cabins with two single beds
— One cabin with one double bed
— One cabin with two single beds
All of them have en-suite bathroom and shower facilities, cold and hot water
The crew have separate living quarters.
Yacht Cruising in the Ionian Islands
Clapotis Mer yachting holidays are pleased to offer two newly renovated and fully equipped Turkish gulets for private crewed yacht charter in the most beautiful Greek Ionian islands. They are part of a charter fleet based in Greece.
Your sailing trip can start either from Lefkada, Corfu or Zante at your convenience.
Our affordable yacht charter holiday package includes the service of four crew, daily breakfast buffet and six lunches, one dinner and one Captain’s Welcome Dinner, together with fuel for four hours cruising per day, running the air conditioning for eight hours per day and berths in ports. Bed linen and bath towels are provided. A guided tour is offered during the sailing cruise. Our yacht chartering package does not include evening meals, alcoholic and soft drinks, airport transfers and water sports. If you wish to dine on board, there is an extra charge. Crew gratuity is at guest’s discretion.
The yachts have ample outdoor living spaces with soft sunbeds for guests to enjoy on the main deck. You can relax on daybeds and dine in the shaded aft deck lounge.
The comfortable saloon is well-ventilated and fitted with sofas, a dining and seating area with a bar. Onboard amenities and equipment include LCD TV, DVD/CD player with stereo music, 220v outlets and cell phone chargers. There is onboard Wi-Fi internet connection.
All cabins are fully air-conditioned and have ensuite bathroom and shower facilities with hot and cold water.
Deluxe 30 metre Turkish sailing gulet
The yacht offers private accommodation for up to twenty five guests in nine cabins as follows :
— Seven triple cabins with a double bed for two persons and a single bunk bed
— Two twin cabins with two single beds
The crew have their own living quarters.