Is there anything better than boarding a private yacht and enjoying a day at sea? If you want to charter a yacht in 2017 but aren’t sure where to begin, we’ve put together the ultimate list of yachting destinations for the year ahead to enjoy with a VIP companion.
If you are in a party mood, Ibiza is an iconic destination to discover by sea. You can experience some of the most incredible sunsets and island hop till your heart’s content. Ibiza has so many stunning nooks and crannies to explore and what better way to see the sights then on your very own yacht? The North West coast hosts some of the most incredible beaches while the South East coast is ideal for history lovers. Moor your yacht and explore some of Ibiza’s most glamourous drinking spots such as Blue Marlin or complete your trip with an iconic sunset experience at Café Mambo.
When you think of glamour and excess, Dubai springs to mind and there are some truly stunning sights to see. Explore the Palm islands or the World and take in the most spectacular skyline or use your yacht as a base to watch one of the most famous sporting events, the Grand Prix. The highlight of the F1 racing calendar, you can host a number of yacht escorts and enjoy the five-day event surrounding by luxury.
The best time to charter a yacht in Monaco is from May to September and you will be in good company. Monaco attracts some of the world’s most impressive super yachts year round. In September you can enjoy the Monaco Yacht Show or visit in May for the Grand Prix. While Monaco is one of the most popular yachting destinations, it is also one of the most beautiful ones.
With over 1000 islands to explore, Croatia is a yachting destination of dreams. Start your journey on the Southern Coast and visit the city of Split. Golden Horn Beach is sure to be a highlight while the islands of Korcula, Hvar or Brac are all great choices and rich in history. The quaint towns of Croatia are best discovered by boat with hundreds of harbor side restaurants to enjoy.
Whether you want to hit the tourist spots or discover unchartered territory, these are only a few of the best yachting destinations to explore in 2017.