The Greek islands lure tourists in their droves every year, making them one of the world’s top travel destinations.

Visiting by sea enables you to escape the throng and really get to know the islands.

For sailors, yacht charter Greece has the extra appeal of variety; a choice sailing areas, varied conditions, but all with outstanding natural history and beauty. The Ionian Sea for example, with its calm winds and short distances, make it perfect for less experienced crews. Whilst the Cyclades offer the main attractions of Mykonos and Santorini for those seeking long passages and adventure.

For assistance selecting Yacht Charter destination in Greece for your crew, why not email our Greek offices, kate@sailchecker.com, who would be delighted to use their local experience to help you add to your sailing memories.

Cruising Areas

Greece has some 13 different cruising areas, some well known, others a little more obscure. The variety and choice of cruising areas is one of Greece’s great attractions, all with great historical attractions and sailing from easy to moderate, to moderate to challenging.Find our top Yacht Charter Greece destinations and Sailing Itineraries bellow.

Attica (including Athens and the Saronic Gulf)

Dodecanese (including Rhodos)

Ionian Islands (South and North)

Sporades