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Travel with us around the world! The Yacht-Challenge offers you regattas, cruises, corporate parties, as well as unforgettable sailing trips!

We organize yacht charter for 17 years, we have reliable partners all over the world, we thoroughly know all yacht charter regions and their features, the best mooring places and the characteristics of various types of yachts. We are ready to find for you the yacht that suits you!

For your convenience we have divided all yacht charter regions into different parts: for beginners, for advanced sailors, for experienced and very experienced sailors.

1. YACHT CHARTER FOR BEGINNERS-SHORTS PASSAGES, EASY NAVIGATION, MANY GOOD MARINAS AND ANCHORAGES

CROATIA – paradise for beginners – many good marinas with all facilities, numerous bays for good anchorages, assistance for tourists in marinas. Very clean water. Disadvantages – very high prices in marinas. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1150 euro per week.

ITALY-NAPLES BAY – short passages, enough numbers of marinas, very beautiful towns and islands,thermal springs. Disadvantages-very high prices in marinas, the most of marinas don`t have facilities. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1200 euro per week.

TURKEY – short passages, a lot of  marinas,  beautiful bays and good anchorages, very clean water. Perfect place to rest with children. Yacht  season is very long, yacht charter  is possible all year. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1100 euro per week.

YACHT CHARTER CROATIA

NORTH-ISTRIA  yacht charter bases: Veruda, Pula, Punat, Krk island, Rovinj

CENTRAL DALMACIA yacht charter bases  Trogir, Split, Kastela, Sibenik, Biograd, Sukosan, Murter, Vodice, Zadar

SOUTH DALMATIA-DUBROVNIK

The magnificent medieval towns  with ancient city walls, towers, Cathedrals with belfries. Old gates, fortresses, monasteries, palaces. Palace of the Roman Emperor Diocletian

Brioni, one of the most beautiful national parks in Croatia. Wildlife Safari Park.

Krka National Park. A cascade of waterfalls,  Skradinsky Buk waterfall, one of the most beautiful in Croatia

Mletska Jezera – two sea lakes in the western part of the island of Mljet, connected by a narrow channel, are part of the Mljet National Park.

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YACHT CHARTER ITALY-NAPLES BAY

Yacht charter destinations: Naples, Salerno, Pozzuoli, Procida, Castellamare

Capri is  one of the most famous islands in the world. The cliffs  and the caves have always been a source of inspiration for musicians and poets. Ischia is a fabulous island with pine and citrus groves, vineyards, flowering cacti and generous thermal springs.

Sorrento offers an unforgettable view of the Gulf of Naples and the slumbering Vesuvius.

Amalfi is a beautiful historical town, a picturesque interweaving of alleys and stairs, the famous Cathedral of the 9th century, 

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YACHT CHARTER TURKEY

Yacht charter destinations: Fethiye, Marmaris, Gocek, Bodrum

Clean sheltered coves, family restaurants, pine forests, caves, rock tombs, ruins …

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2. YACHT CHARTER FOR ADVANCED SAILORS-WITH CROSSINGS OF OPEN PARTS OF SEA, MAY BE STRONG SEA AND WIND CONDITIONS. SAILING EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATES YACHTMASTER COASTAL OR ICC ARE REQUIRED VERY OFTEN.   NO ALL AREAS HAVE GOOD PROTECTED MARINAS. NAVIGATION IS QUITE EASY.

ITALY (except of Naples bay)– all routes included passages with crossing of open sea areas. Prices in marinas are quite high. Weather conditions may be very strong. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1200 euro per week.

GREECE–  the most of points don`t have marinas and moorings- docking with anchor no so easy. Route from Athens is strongly not recommended  in July-September due constant and very strong wind “Meltemi”.Prices for night near piers  are very low.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1200 euro per week.

SEYCHELLES, MADAGASCAR –  coral reefs.  A few marinas, the most of anchorages.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1200 euro per week.

CARIBBEAN ISLANDS – may be strong wind, high waves and coral reefs. Different islands have different custom-immigration rules. A few marinas, the most of anchorages. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1500 euro per week.

FRANCE (Mediterranean area )– a lot of marinas with facilities, may be strong sea and wind conditions. May be problems with English language. Prices in marinas are medium. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1600 euro per week.

MALLORCA – may be very strong sea and wind conditions and you will need to wait the weather in the same place and then to do a very long passage. Prices in marinas are medium. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1600 euro per week.

YACHT CHARTER ITALY

Sicily -Portorosa, Palermo, Trapani

Sardinia- Cannigione, Portisco, Olbia

TUSCANY: Marina di Scarlino, Punta Ala

LIGURY: Genoa, Spezia

Vulcano Island  is the active volcano, which you can climb and even walk around the crater among the crystals and fumes of sulfur.

Snow-white sandy beaches with incredibly clear and crystal clear waters and the unique beauty of the coastline of Sardinia.

The coast of Elba is indented with picturesque bays. Napoleon`s residence at Portoferraio.

Five lands – Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza and Monterosso.  The seashore is steep and rocky, very indented, the landscape is very picturesque, this whole part of the coast is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

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YACHT CHARTER GREECE

IONIAN islands:Corfu, Preveza, Lefkas

DODEKANES islands: Rhodes, Kos

SARONIC BAY: Athens, Lavrion

The Ionian Islands are rich in amazing landscapes and historical monuments. The old city of Kerkyra is one of the most beautiful Greek cities. 

Rhodes is a medieval city, which is surrounded by  ancient fortress walls. The Palace of the Grand Masters of the Order of the Ioannites located at the end of the ancient street of the Knights. 

Hydra – all mechanical vehicles are completely forbidden here! Only two modes of transport are available: sea and four-legged – donkeys! 

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Yacht Charter SEYCHELLES,

MADAGASCAR, CARIBBEAN ISLANDS

Yacht charter Seychelles: Praslin, Mahe

Yacht charter Madagascar: Nosy Be

Yacht charter Caribbean: St. Martin, Guadalupe, Martinique, Antigua, Cuba

Sandy golden beaches, reefs, rays, giant turtles, great fishing,  worm sea …

A great place to sunbathe and swim in the cold winter. Emerald water and always wind …

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YACHT CHARTER FRANCE-COTE D` AZUR

Main yacht charter destinations: Port Pin Rolland, Golf Juan, Marseille, Bormes

Monaco is a small independent state, a principality. Beautiful views, Princely Palace, a small and cozy old town, the Cousteau Museum.

Nice -Promenade des Anglais, charming old town streets, Roman circuses and thermaes.

Antibes – Grimaldi Castle (XII-XVI centuries) and the Picasso Museum located in its walls, the city cathedral (IX-XVI centuries),  Napoleon Museum.

Saint-Tropez is a picturesque town, next to which are the villas of famous actors.

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YACHT CHARTER MALLORCA

Main yacht charter destinations: Palma, Arenal

Belver Castle, the Cathedral, Almudine Palace, a beautiful exchange building with tall windows and openwork stone carvings of the 14th century, noble houses, palaces, churches and monasteries, which are surprisingly many. The streets of the historic center of Palma have a typical medieval imprint: they are narrow and winding. Alcudia is a typical old Spanish town with narrow streets, surrounded by a fortress wall, which you can walk through, looking at the city.

Porto Cristo is famous for its karst caves

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3. YACHT CHARTER FOR EXPERIENCED SAILORS-WITH DIFFICULT NAVIGATION, MANY DANGERS AT SEA, MANY SHOALS, DIFFICULT ENTERS INTO THE PORTS, CROSSINGS OF OPEN PARTS OF SEA, MAY BE STRONG SEA AND WIND CONDITIONS. SAILING EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATES YACHTMASTER COASTAL OR ICC ARE REQUIRED  ALMOST EVERYWHERE.

NETHERLANDS – all routes included passages throw locks and drawbridges. docking often between the pillars, many shoals. There are tides in some areas. A lot of marinas with full service. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1200 euro per week.

VENETIAN BAY – difficult navigation, many shoals, difficult entrances into the marinas,may be very strong sea and wind conditions. Marinas with facilities. Prices are medium. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1500 euro per week.

ESTONIA-  many shoals, difficult entrances into the marinas, crossings of open part of the sea, may be very strong sea and wind conditions, A lot of marinas with facilities,prices in marinas are low. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 850 euro per week.

NORWAY-  difficult entrances into the marinas,  may be very strong sea and wind conditions, A lot of marinas with facilities,prices in marinas are low. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1500 euro per week.

THAILAND-difficult navigation, many shoals, tides, a few marinas,the most of anchorages.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1100 euro per week.

AUSTRALIA-difficult navigation, many coral reefs, tides, a few marinas, the most of anchorages.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1900 euro per week.

YACHT CHARTER NETHERLANDS

Main yacht charter destinations: Lemmer, Enkhuizen, Workum

Historic towns, many ancient buildings of the XV-XVII centuries. Facades of buildings are made in a wide variety of forms – necks, bells, stairs. Many different museums. Old houses and mills, a labyrinth of fishing houses built on stilts, well, tasting cheeses and herring.

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YACHT CHARTER THAILAND

Yacht charter Phuket

Unforgettable impressions are made by picturesque reserves and parks, small islands and ancient temples.

Phang Nga is an amazingly beautiful place with countless sheer cliffs and caves with growths of stalactites and stalagmites.

Phi Phi Lei is a national park with white beaches, coconut groves and lagoons hidden among the sheer cliffs

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YACHT CHARTER ESTONIA

Yacht charter destinations: Tallinn, Pärnu

Pärnu – founded in the 13th century, was part of the Hansa Union, a beautiful cozy old city, many parks, a long beautiful beach. The historical culture of Kihnu – costumes, language, music and crafts – are included in the list of masterpieces of the oral and spiritual heritage of UNESCO. Ruhnu is the most sparsely populated island of Estonia (60 people). Here is the oldest wooden church in the Baltic states. Old Swedish cemetery with runic symbols, a 40-meter metal lighthouse designed by Eiffel. Singing sands on the beach, virgin forest
Kuressaare – the capital of the island of Saaremaa, a cozy medieval town, perfectly preserved bishop’s castle. Town Hall of the 17th century.

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YACHT CHARTER NORWAY

Yacht charter destinations: Tromso, Stavanger

Severe northern beauty, mysterious fjords with sheer cliffs and waterfalls, great fishing

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YACHT CHARTER VENETIAN BAY

Yacht charter destinations: Caorle

Venice is one of the most unusual and beautiful cities in the world. There are about 200 magnificent palaces in the city, among them the most famous is Doge’s Palace. The famous St. Mark’s Cathedral. Chioggia is the oldest lagoon city, 500 years older than Venice. Canals, squeezed by the walls of old pile houses, balconies with flowers hanging in pots, low bridges with lanterns, boats at the quays.      Piran is one of the most beautiful towns on the Adriatic. . 

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YACHT CHARTER AUSTRALIA

Yacht charter destinations: Arley Beach, Hamilton island

 

Coral reefs, white beaches, colorful fish, kangaroos, parrots …

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4. YACHT CHARTER FOR VERY EXPERIENCED SAILORS-WITH VERY DIFFICULT NAVIGATION, MANY DANGERS AT SEA, MANY SHOALS AND ROCKS, HIGH TIDES AND STRONG CURRENTS, BIG TRAFFIC,CROSSINGS OF OPEN PARTS OF SEA, MAY BE VERY STRONG STORMS, HIGH WAVES, VERY STRONG WIND. GOOD SAILING EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATES AT LEAST YACHTMASTER COASTAL ARE REQUIRED  EVERYWHERE.   

SWEDEN-very difficult navigation, very many rocks, may be strong sea and wind conditions. a lot of marinas with facilities,   Prices in marinas are low. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1400 euro per week.

BRITTANY–  very high tides and very strong currents, very strong winds and very big waves, many shoals, very difficult entrances into the marinas.  Route completely depends on tides schedule.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1750 euro per week.

GIBRALTAR AREA– area with strong currents, wind and sea traffic. Good marinas with full service. Customs-immigration in Morocco takes a lot of time. Rout completely depends on weather and tides conditions.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1300 euro per week.

SCOTLAND – very high tides and very strong currents, very strong winds, many shoals, very difficult navigation. A few marinas. If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1500 euro per week.

CANADA – very high tides and very strong currents, very difficult navigation. The second skipper required.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1900 euro per week.

FRENCH POLYNESIA (TAHITI, RAIATEA) – very difficult navigation, a lot of coral reefs, not always accordance with charts.

If you need yacht charter with skipper + 1500 euro per week.

YACHT CHARTER SWEDEN

Yacht charter destinations: Gotheburg, Stokholm

Beautiful small Swedish islands with the same beautiful small towns. Stone canyons,  bewitching landscapes.Here, one of the most active Swedish rescue stations at sea, founded in 1920, free trainings on survival at sea are constantly held for everyone with the use of helicopters and life rafts. 

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YACHT CHARTER BRITTANY

Yacht charter destinations: La Trinite, Arzon

Brittany is a mecca for yachtsmen. Here are the majority of giant trimarans – participants of the famous Rum Regatta. Buildings of the XIV-XVI centuries. City walls with gates. The full history of military architecture from the Gallo-Roman era to the towers of the XV century. Classic French parks. Half-timbered buildings of the XV-XVI centuries. Castles, cathedrals. Fine wine and cider, the freshest oysters. Mussels cooked with different sauces and equipped with all kinds of delicious seasonings.

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YACHT CHARTER GIBRALTAR AREA

Yacht charter destination: Sotogrande

Rock Gibraltar is a lighthouse that signals the location of the Strait of Gibraltar, which separates Europe from Africa.

Tangier is the meeting place of three cultures: African, Moroccan and European. The main attraction of the city is the medina area with a fortress located there.

Cadiz – one of the most ancient cities of the West. The cathedral is made in the Baroque and neoclassical style. The Candelaria Battery offers a beautiful view of the Cadiz bay, strewn with ships entering and leaving the port.

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YACHT CHARTER SCOTLAND

Yacht charter destination: Sky island, Oban

Scotland is a land of forests, mountains and foggy lakes. The breathtaking beauty of the wild mountain scenery. It believes in the existence of wizards and fairies, mermaids and dragons. According to the latest census, a significant part of the population ranked themselves as druids or fairies

Distilleries, castles, whales, sharks, dolphins, seals, great fishing

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YACHT CHARTER CANADA

Yacht charter destination: Vancouver, Nanaimo

Fabulous coniferous forests, snow-capped mountains, deep fjords with clear water, whales, dolphins, seals, waterfalls

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FRENCH POLYNESIA

Yacht charter destination: Tahiti, Raiatea

Unforgettable coral reefs, fabulous lagoons, rays, manta rays, sharks and a coral river

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