If you like to relax by the sea on your holidays, but find sunbathing or swimming too sedate and water sports noisy and too much like hard work, you might consider spending your holiday on board a boat, ship or yacht. And if cruising is not quite up your street, why not try and learn to sail a boat yourself? Sailing is a brilliant and exciting way of being in charge of your own holiday and being able to see and visit the most beautiful destinations in the world. Of course, you can’t just sail away. Handling a boat needs expertise and experience. So, if you are a novice and would like to learn to sail on your holiday then search for a learn to sail holiday on our website and take a look at the beautiful locations you can spend your holiday in, whilst taking a sailing course at the same time. There are destinations all over the world ranging from London and Kent to Greece, Turkey and the British Virgin Islands. All said though, for many people the most popular locations for learning to sail are the Aegean and Ionian Seas. Relaxing on a yacht in those turquoise tranquil waters, whilst learning the tricks of the trade will be a really unique holiday experience. What better way to relax and chill out, than gliding over blue waters with the sun on your skin and the wind in your hair. When you search our website for your perfect sailing holiday you will realise, just how many holidays, facilities and seas there are out there for you to explore. The world is your oyster and you will literally be spoilt for choice.
There are so many courses to choose from. All courses teach beginners the most basic techniques, such as how to tie knots, steer the yacht, handle the sails, moor and anchor the boat. You will acquire competence in navigation and the skills to become a competent and sought after crew member. So whilst you’re holidaying you can progress from novice to RYA Yachtmaster. There are RYA Competent Crew courses with accredited centres in Gibraltar and Turkey. And you never know, by the end of your holiday you might be able to skipper the yacht yourself.
You might, of course, be one of the many very experienced sailors already, and are simply looking for a place you haven’t sailed yet, for your relaxation escape. On our website you will find a multitude of diverse destinations with varying levels of comfort and luxury to suit your expectations of that perfect holiday. Spend your holiday in a great apartment, condo or house by some of the world’s most beautiful marinas, and just jump onto your boat and sail away.
You get some great package deals, which are inclusive of boat hire and mooring. Most sailing holidays can be tailored to individual needs, and every kind of holiday maker can be catered for – be it singles, families, a group of friends or corporate teams. What you can expect is excellent accommodation, great weather and stunning surroundings. All you have to do is decide, where to go to.
Join a sailing school, charter a yacht, (or a cabin), experience off-shore sailing? To charter bareboat or crewed - go it alone or in a flotilla? These are just a few things to consider in choosing the perfect sailing holiday! How luxurious the craft? How experienced are you under sail? Which yacht to charter?
The great thing is that none of these considerations are a problem - whatever your level of seamanship, enthusiasm or intent - there is an answer amongst this amazing array of relaxation escapes to take you sailing off into some beautiful sunsets on an amazing holiday experience.