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THE TRUTH ABOUT YACHT WEEK | 6 Things To Know Before You Go

Last summer, my friend and I spent a week exploring Croatia, Slovenia and Montenegro then met up with Kiersten ‘The Blonde Abroad’ and the rest of our all-girls crew for a week of sailing in Greece with The Yacht Week . As a whole, I loved the experience, but there were several things I wish I would have know prior to booking the trip that would have allowed me to enjoy it to the fullest. So here are 6 things you should know before you go on Yacht Week.


1) The Yacht Week will be more expensive than you think!

I budgeted around $75 a day for food and drinks for our seven day trip and quickly realized that that was not going to be enough. Upon arriving, we were told we needed to go shopping for costumes for the sailing competition and parties. Next, we had to put money in for the “Kitty Fund,” which is food and drinks for the boat for the week. We also had to pitch in money to tip our skipper and pay for gas for the boat. At the parties you usually get 1 or 2 free drinks with your wristband, but after, that you pay for your drinks. So it can get expensive, especially if you want to splurge on bottle service. It’s nice to have a heads up on all this so you can budget accordingly. Bottom line: if you plan to drink and eat out and don’t want to worry about running out of money, you should plan to spend around $130 USD/day. Here’s a quick budget breakdown…

$150 Kitty $50 Costumes $525 ($75/Day Restaurants + Drinks x 7 Days) $100 Gas/Tip for Skipper $100 Bottle Service _______ $925 TOTAL


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2) The Yacht Week is more about partying and less about sailing

Yes, you will sail from island to island (my favorite part of the trip!), but the main focus of Yacht Week is the parties they throw. There is a big welcome party the night you arrive, and for the rest of the trip, there are day parties and night parties every single day. I didn’t fully understand this coming into the trip so I wasn’t in the right frame of mind, but once I realized the basic agenda was sailing from party to party, I was able to just go with the flow and also plan some other stuff I wanted to do, without feeling like I was going to miss out.

With that said, I highly recommend skipping one or two of the day parties and exploring instead. On the Greece Route , forget the day party at Love Bay Beach (it’s a dirt beach and not that pretty) and check out Poros! There is a lot to see and you only get one night there, so skip the day party and wander around this cute little town. Also, Hydra Island ( my favorite stop on the Greece Route ) is another must see! Definitely ditch the day party and spend your time exploring this magical place. There are so many gorgeous spots to take photos on both islands.


3) Unless you splurge on a bigger, nicer sailboat, you will not be able to use the toilet onboard for #2!

You can go pee on all the sailboats, but you can’t flush toilet paper down the toilets, and on many of them, you cannot go #2. I am sorry. I know this is a disgusting topic, but it is even more disgusting and horrifying to find yourself on a boat, sailing for hours or docked somewhere overnight, and realize there is nowhere that you can go to the bathroom. My friend Misha and I stayed at several hotels along the way because neither of us wanted to handle not having proper use of a toilet for days on end, but many girls were not as lucky, and there are some very embarrassing stories that I will not repeat here. Had we known about the bathroom situation prior, we would have splurged on a bigger sailboat that could accommodate people using the toilet. So make sure you look into this before you book your boat!


4) Your boat will get dirty real quick!

We had an all-girls crew and our cabin still got crazy dirty every day. Make a pact to all help clean. If everyone pitches in, it takes just a few minutes a day to keep your boat clean. Stay on top of dishes. Do them right after you are done eating, and try to keep all your personal stuff in your own cabin. The last thing you want is to spend a week in a tiny cramped, filthy space. This is the real Yacht Week v. your Instagram Yacht Week…


5) There is no air conditioning on the smaller sailboats

This is really not a big deal but when it’s very hot, it is hard to sleep in the cabins. I recommend bringing a yoga mat or buying one the first night you are there, so you can lay it out and sleep on the deck of the boat at night. And if you do choose to sleep on the deck, make sure someone sleeps next to you. A lot of people will be walking to and from the boats at all hours of the night, so it is safer to use the buddy system, especially for girls.


6) You will have the time of your life!

Just go!   If you can’t find a friend to go with you, just go on your own. Every single girl on our boat was amazing and our skipper,  Gregor , was one of the kindest and most responsible guys I have ever met! I had the time of my life and I can’t wait to go on another Yacht Week trip, especially now that I know what to expect. It is nothing like the real world and it will be an amazing experience!



Do you have you been on Yacht Week? Please share your stories, tips, and questions in the comments below! 

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Vanessa Rivers

Hi! I’m Vanessa Rivers, a California surfer girl living in Malibu after seven years in London. I started Glitter&Mud to share my adventures around the world to help my readers make the most of their travels. I am a Founder of the popular travel community We Are Travel Girls and a proud mom to a little travel girl named Sadie. I hope my stories inspire you to travel more, see the beauty in the world around you, laugh more, love more and believe that anything is possible! EXPLORE. DREAM. DISCOVER. BELIEVE. LOVE.

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Great article Vanessa! I have been on Yacht Week a couple of times now, its super fun, but its definitely good for newbies to Yacht Week to hear how to prepare to make sure they really enjoy it! Completely agree on splurging on a bigger better boat, we went for a much larger yacht for BVI than we had in Croatia and it made such a difference! (Having a stand up cubicle shower next to my cabin was a treat!!) Thanks for sharing your tips! You girls and the bikinis are really cute too!! xoxo

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Done yacht week three times – great experience. But as you said its about party. Now moved on to Sailing Nations which focuses more on sailing and has super interesting sailing destinations.

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Hi Bob! Thanks for sharing! I will have to check out Sailing Nations. Sounds very cool! I love being out on the water. Sailing makes you feel so free!

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I’ll be leaving in a few weeks. Wondering what the currency will be like and how much to exchange. Did you use Euros? Or Kuna?

Hi Liz! Greece is on the EURO. Are you coming from the US? Right now 1 USD = .90 EURO – Enjoy your trip! X

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Croatia is on the Kuna.

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Great article ! really helpful for rookie yacht weeks . I will leave in a few weeks for the Italy route. Do the budget shown here applies for italy as well?

Hi Gil! I haven’t bee on the Italy route yet but the activities and cost will probably be similar. Have fun!!!

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What currency is your estimated cost list in? Thanks so much!

Hi Eloise! It is in USD! X

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Hello Vanessa. I’ve got a group of 4-6 guys who want to go to Croatia next June and definitely want a higher end boat. I assume we should be able to set this up as their must be others who are willing to spend more to get more. A couple of questions; are all boats single sex boats? Would it be wise to get a few hotels at some of the ports/stops? How about paying for a single cabin? Basically I’m trying to gather as much information as possible before booking starts in a couple of weeks. Thank you, Chip

Hi Chip! If you just want the boat to be your 6 friends I am sure you can find a high-end boat that will work for you (you’ll just need to pay more for a nicer boat) but generally Yacht Week wants there to be at least 50% girls on the boat. So there are all girl boats and mixed male/female boats but rarely all male boats. However I am sure it is possible to have an all male boat. I would contact Yacht Week directly to ask about this: [email protected] | As far as hotels, if you get a nice boat with proper bathrooms you won’t need to rent hotel rooms. I would recommend putting the money you would spend on hotels rooms towards getting a nicer boat with nice, proper bathrooms. Have a blast on your trip! X

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Hi Vanessa, excellent piece of work! I wanted to ask you few things because i’m planning to go with some friends of mine from Argentina. If you can answer, that will be appreciated. 1. I read that a Hostess is really helpfull. But, the captain that is not included, is 100% neccesary? 2. How much is the bottle service approximately? 3. How much did you spend, between food, drinks, extras and yatch during the entire week? 4. It’s recommended to make a reservation just for me and my friend, and then the company join us with another group for the 50% rate of men?

Hi Juan! Thanks for your questions! 1) You don’t need a hostess but I am sure it would be nice to have one. You absolutely need a captain or a skipper to sail the boat. 2) Bottle service prices vary depending on where you go. We did the Greece route and I think our bottle service was about 150 EURO for 1 bottle but again this varies. 3) In my post you will see the price breakdown. It was approx $925 USD for the week for my trip. 4) Yes, I would book spots for you and your friend and the rest of the boat will be filled with a mix of males and females for a 50% female/male ratio.

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Your review was so helpful! We just booked a yacht for Greece!! Cannot wait!

Hi Sharita! I’m glad my post was helpful! Have a blast in Greece!!! X

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Hi Vanessa. Thanks for your blog post # 1 was most important for me as I definitely wanted to know how much additional cost I would be spending. I typically budget $100 per day for trips. Great blog post in general. I will be sharing this with my crew.

Thank you Orane! Glad you found the post useful! And thanks so much for sharing it. If you or your friends have any questions about The Yacht Week you are welcome to post them in the comments section here and I will try to get back to you as soon as possible. X

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Hi! When I think of yacht week, I want those typical parties where the boats link together in the ocean and create a mini village to mingle for the day. I’ve only heard of this on Croatia routes. Does this happen for Greece at all?

Also what’s the age range like?

Hi Arly! This does happen on the Greece route, and I think all of the routes! The age range is typically a majority of people in their early to late twenties, with some people a little younger and some people in their early to mid thirties. Most people you will be in there twenties. I think I was twenty-nine when I went, which is on the older side! Have a blast!

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Hi Vanessa! Great article. My best friend and I plan on doing Croatia this summer! The $130/day you estimated, does that include the port fees and electric fees at each port? Thanks!

Hi Lindsey – thanks for reaching out. I don’t remember specific cost for port fees or any electric fees but I know our Kitty Fund that everyone pitched money into at the start of the trip cover all the boat related costs on the trip, so yes, all your boat fees are included in the $130/day! X

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Hey Lindsey, are you and your friend booking your own yatch? We’re looking for two girls to join our crew for week 25.

Question: the catamarans seem a lot more stable (and thus probably a better place to gather people for the party) whereas the Beneteau Oceanis 60 is just a sexy beast. We want to make sure we can have people over at our boat to party (and that it is stable enough for it). Which one do you think is the way to go (from your observations)?

Hi Kay – I am not a boat expert but I think any sailboat would be fine to have people on to “party” as long as you don’t go over the max weight limit for the boat. The skipper will let you know how many extra people you can have. X

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Have you reviewed or compared the two routes? I can’t decide between Croatia and Greece. I have visited both and loved them both for different reasons. But, I am so torn between the two routes.

Hi Jami! I have been to both Croatia and Greece but I have only done Yacht Week Greece. I can personally say YW Greece was amazing but don’t have any experience with the Croatia route. However I am sure it is amazing too! My friend Kirsten – The Blonde Abroad – has done both and she gives a good review here: http://theblondeabroad.com/2014/11/03/best-route-yacht-week/

Hope this is helpful!

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Hello Hello, may I ask what marina did you leave from and did you happen to see any yacht week prop stores near the marina are on your route? Someplace to buy floaties, temporary tattoos, UV body paint, and the like. We’re trying to maximize our carry on space by strategizing what we can buy in Athens.

Hi Lynette! I took this trip a few years ago so sorry I do not remember the name of the marina but I remember stores for everything we wanted to buy were within walking distance of our boat including a place to buy floaties, body paint and costumes etc! So unless there is something specific you want you can just go buy stuff with your boat crew when you arrive! 😉

Where do the floaties go after Yacht week? I leave in about 3 weeks and am purchasing floaties now. But every photo I see everyone is on a floatie. Would it make sense to just buy some off of them instead of lugging them half way accross the planet in a carry-on? Or is somewhere in Split just the location of the worlds largest floatie graveyard

Hi Jason! On the Greece route there was a store right in the harbor where we bought floaties the day before we set sail. I don’t know what people do with their floaties after yacht week. Mine got holes along the way and deflated so I threw them away but I would have given them to someone if they made it to the end! You can probably just wait and buy them when you get there. Maybe buy one floatie before and then get the rest when you arrive that way you know you at least have one!

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Vanessa, Great article. I’m planning on doing this with a few friends. I noticed that you kept bringing up bottle service as being expensive. What if we ended up buying a lot of supplies (booze included) before getting on the boat. Would that be an issue? Maybe you pointed this out already and I stupidly missed it. Thanks.

Hi Allen! Thanks for your comment! I just mentioned that if you want to splurge on bottle service it is expensive and can add up quickly. You can also of course buy supplies and just drink on the boat and not spend money when you go out to the parties but you can’t bring alcohol with you the clubs obviously, so if you want to drink while there you will need to factor in the extra cost of drinks. TYW gives you a wrist band that usually gives you at least 2 free drinks at each party but you have to buy your own drinks after that so just be sure to factor in the cost if you plan to drink when going out!

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Great read, very helpful! I noticed you mentioned 100$ for tip/gas (how many people were on the boat total?) Just trying to get a rough estimate on how much we should tip our skipper, including myself, we have 7 people.

Hi Jade! We had a crew of 8 girls. I think the amount you tip should depend more on how good your skipper is/ how much he does and how much your sailboat cost to rent. We had a small, cheaper boat but our skipper was really awesome so we wanted to tip him well. He went above and beyond to make sure we were all safe, happy and having fun! Hope this helps. Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have more questions! Have fun!

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Is there a farewell party Friday night on the Greece route?

Hi Alyssa – Thanks for your comment. I don’t remember there being a farewell party on Friday night! X

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Thanks for the help! Does anyone have any recommendations for other cities/countries to visit before/after Croatia yacht week? Trying to book a 2-week trip overall, and there are so many options! Would love help narrowing it down! 🙂

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Hey Vanessa, There are 8 of us girls looking into booking this summer, Greece or Montenegro route but we are concerned about the age range. We are between 30-35…what was the age range like? Also, we were debating on if we book in pairs (cabins) and be on separate boats or if we book our own, what are your thoughts?

Hi Kelsy! Thanks for your comment! Most people are in their 20s on yacht week but there are lots of people in their 30s too so you girls won’t feel out of place. I would try to rent your own boat all together. It will be easier if you are all together otherwise you will spend most of the trip just trying to meet up. Yacht week is about relaxing and having fun so you don’t want to work about stuff like that on your trip. You will also have plenty of time to mix and mingle with other people at the parties and when you are docked together or anchored during the day together! Hope you ladies have a blast! If any of you want to write a guest post about what it is like to do yacht week in your 30s I would LOVE to publish your story here! X, Vanessa

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how much was it for each bottle for bottle service? would it be liter bottles or standard US 750ml bottles?

Hi! Bottle service in Greece when I went was around 150-200 EURO for US 750ml bottles. Cheers!

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Is there a ‘best’ month to do yacht week? My friends and I don’t want to do the Ultra music festival. Curious if July or August is better. Thanks!

Hi Kelly! I don’t think there is really a best month but you might find cheaper flights and the places you go to might be a little less crowded in August. June and July are peak high season so best to try to avoid touristy spots during those months if you can.

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Do you remember how much of your budget you were able to pay for with credit card, or how much of it had to be paid for with cash? I want to avoid converting too much of my money into cash euros for the Greece trip.

Hi Kurt! I paid for my spot on our boat with my credit card online prior to the trip. Everything else I paid for in cash. It is much easier if you have cash on hand to pay for meals and drinks etc. If you get bottle service at a bar you will be able to pay with a card but a drink here or there and meals where you are in a group it is much easier to each just throw in some cash. I would suggest taking maybe $300 out before you start the trip then getting more at one of your stops along the way that way just to be safe. I did not have anything stolen from me on the trip but it is always a risk if you have too much cash with you. Have fun! X, Vanessa

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Published: October 12, 2023

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by Veradis Zook

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Welcome to The Ultimate Guide to The Yacht Week Greece. If you’re looking for an unforgettable adventure on the crystal-clear waters of the Mediterranean, then The Yacht Week Greece is the perfect choice. This seven-day sailing event offers a unique opportunity to explore the stunning Greek islands, soak up the sun, and party in some of the hottest destinations in the region.

The Yacht Week Greece is more than just a vacation – it’s an experience like no other. Imagine sailing on a luxurious yacht, surrounded by breathtaking scenery, and enjoying the company of fellow adventure seekers from all over the world. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or a first-time explorer, this event promises to be a memorable journey filled with fun, relaxation, and excitement.

During The Yacht Week Greece, you’ll have the chance to hop from island to island, discovering hidden coves, picturesque villages, and vibrant towns. Each day brings new opportunities for adventure, whether it’s swimming in crystal-clear waters, exploring ancient ruins, or simply lounging on deck, soaking up the sun.

But The Yacht Week Greece is not just about daytime activities. As the sun sets, the party comes alive. From lively beach bars to exclusive nightclubs, the Greek islands are renowned for their vibrant nightlife, and The Yacht Week ensures that you’ll have the opportunity to experience it all. Dance the night away under the stars, with the sound of music and laughter filling the air.

In this comprehensive guide, we’ll take you through everything you need to know to plan your perfect Yacht Week Greece adventure. From choosing the right yacht to exploring the best Greek islands, we’ll provide you with all the information and tips you need to make the most of this incredible experience.

So grab your sunglasses, pack your sunscreen, and get ready for an adventure of a lifetime with The Yacht Week Greece!

What is The Yacht Week Greece?

The Yacht Week Greece is a highly anticipated sailing event that takes place in the stunning Greek islands. It brings together adventure-loving individuals from around the world for a week-long journey filled with sailing, exploration, parties, and unforgettable experiences.

During The Yacht Week Greece, participants have the opportunity to rent their own yacht or join a flotilla of yachts, creating a vibrant community of like-minded travelers. This event allows you to sail from one gorgeous Greek island to another, enjoying the unique beauty and culture of each destination.

One of the highlights of The Yacht Week Greece is the freedom it provides. You have the flexibility to tailor your own itinerary, choosing the islands you want to visit and the experiences you want to have. Whether you want to relax on pristine beaches, dive into turquoise waters, explore ancient ruins, or indulge in the vibrant nightlife, The Yacht Week has something to offer everyone.

With a range of routes and starting locations available, you can embark on your sailing adventure from Athens or other picturesque Greek islands. This allows you to explore different regions of Greece and discover the hidden gems that each island has to offer.

The Yacht Week Greece is not just for experienced sailors; it’s open to anyone with a sense of adventure and a passion for exploration. Even if you’ve never sailed before, you can join a crew, learn the ropes, and make lifelong memories along the way. Professional skippers are available for those who prefer to sit back and relax while enjoying the breathtaking views.

Besides the sailing aspect, The Yacht Week Greece is renowned for its vibrant social scene. Each night, participants come together to celebrate, dance, and create unforgettable memories. From beach parties to onboard gatherings, the atmosphere is electric, and the energy is contagious. It’s a fantastic opportunity to meet new people from all walks of life and forge lifelong friendships.

Overall, The Yacht Week Greece is a one-of-a-kind sailing event that combines adventure, relaxation, exploration, and celebration. It’s a chance to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Greek islands, experience the rich culture, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Planning Your Trip

Planning your trip for The Yacht Week Greece is an exciting part of the experience. Here are some key factors to consider when organizing your adventure:

1. Group Size: Determine the number of people in your group and decide if you want to charter your own yacht or join a flotilla. Keep in mind that the size of the yacht will depend on the number of people onboard.

2. Budget: Set a budget for your Yacht Week Greece adventure. Consider the cost of yacht rental, skipper fees, fuel, food, activities, and any additional expenses for nightlife and entertainment.

3. Duration: Decide how long you want your yacht trip to be. The Yacht Week Greece offers both one-week and two-week options, allowing you to extend your adventure if desired.

4. Route Selection: Research the different route options available for The Yacht Week Greece and choose the one that suits your preferences. Each route offers a unique sailing experience, with stops at different islands and attractions along the way.

5. Starting Location: Consider the starting location for your Yacht Week Greece adventure. Athens is a popular choice, but there are also starting points in other Greek islands such as Mykonos and Paros.

6. Accommodation: If you choose to join a flotilla, you’ll have the option to stay on your yacht or book accommodation on land. If you decide to charter your own yacht, you’ll have the convenience of onboard accommodation.

7. Travel Insurance: It’s essential to have travel insurance that covers sailing activities, as well as medical emergencies and trip cancellations.

8. Additional Activities: Research and plan additional activities and attractions you would like to experience during The Yacht Week Greece. This could include snorkeling, paddleboarding, exploring local villages, or enjoying water sports.

9. Food and Supplies: Decide if you want to cater your own meals or have a provision package provided by the yacht charter company. Plan your grocery shopping accordingly and make sure to stock up on essential supplies.

10. Packing Essentials: Pack wisely for your trip, considering essentials such as swimwear, sunscreen, towels, comfortable clothing, and any personal items you may need.

By carefully considering these factors and planning ahead, you can ensure that your Yacht Week Greece trip is well-organized and enjoyable. The more you prepare in advance, the more you can relax and fully immerse yourself in the incredible experience of sailing through the Greek islands.

Choosing the Right Yacht

Choosing the right yacht is a crucial part of planning your Yacht Week Greece adventure. Here are some factors to consider when selecting your yacht:

1. Yacht Type: There are various types of yachts available, including monohulls and catamarans. Consider the pros and cons of each type and choose the one that best suits your preferences and sailing experience.

2. Size and Capacity: Determine the size of the yacht you’ll need based on the number of people in your group. It’s important to ensure that there is enough space for everyone to be comfortable onboard.

3. Amenities: Consider the amenities that are important to you. Some yachts come equipped with features such as air conditioning, sun decks, BBQ grills, and water toys, while others offer more basic facilities.

4. Budget: Take into account your budget when selecting a yacht. Prices can vary depending on the size, age, and amenities of the yacht. It’s important to find a balance between cost and the level of comfort you desire.

5. Crew or Bareboat: Decide if you want to charter a yacht with a professional skipper or if you are confident in your sailing skills and prefer to navigate the waters yourself. A skipper can provide local knowledge and assist with the operation of the yacht.

6. Yacht Charter Company: Research and choose a reputable yacht charter company that offers reliable and well-maintained yachts. Read reviews and check for any additional services provided, such as provisioning or assistance with itinerary planning.

7. Insurance: Ensure that the yacht you choose is insured and that you have the necessary coverage during your Yacht Week Greece adventure.

8. Safety Equipment: Check that the yacht is equipped with all the necessary safety equipment, including life jackets, first aid kits, and navigation tools.

9. Sailing Experience: Evaluate your own sailing experience and comfort level. If you’re new to sailing, it may be more suitable to select a yacht with a skipper to ensure a smooth and enjoyable trip.

10. Communication and Support: Consider the level of communication and support provided by the yacht charter company. It’s essential to have a reliable point of contact during the trip in case of any emergencies or technical issues.

By carefully considering these factors, you can choose the right yacht for your Yacht Week Greece adventure. Remember, the yacht you choose will be your home for the duration of the trip, so it’s important to select one that meets your needs and provides a comfortable and enjoyable sailing experience.

Setting Sail: Starting Locations

When embarking on The Yacht Week Greece, one of the first decisions you’ll need to make is choosing the starting location for your sailing adventure. Here are some popular starting locations to consider:

1. Athens: The capital city of Greece, Athens is a common starting point for The Yacht Week Greece. It offers a vibrant cultural scene, historical sites such as the Acropolis, and easy access to the stunning Saronic and Cyclades islands.

2. Mykonos: Known for its glamorous nightlife and picturesque white-washed buildings, Mykonos is an excellent choice for those looking for a party atmosphere. It is also conveniently located within the Cyclades island group.

3. Paros: Paros is a charming island with beautiful beaches, traditional villages, and a relaxed atmosphere. It serves as a great starting point for exploring the Cyclades islands and their unique architecture and landscapes.

4. Corfu: Located in the Ionian Sea, Corfu offers a lush green landscape, stunning beaches, and a mix of Greek, Venetian, and British influences. It’s a fantastic starting location for those looking to explore the Ionian islands.

5. Rhodes: With its medieval Old Town and ancient ruins, Rhodes is a captivating starting point for your Yacht Week Greece adventure. It is situated in the Dodecanese island group, known for its historical significance and natural beauty.

6. Lefkada: Lefkada is a beautiful island with crystal-clear turquoise waters and stunning beaches. It serves as a gateway to the Ionian islands and offers a tranquil and picturesque setting for setting sail.

These starting locations offer a variety of landscapes, cultural experiences, and sailing routes to choose from. Each has its own unique charm and attractions, so take the time to research and select the one that aligns with your preferences and interests.

Regardless of the starting location you choose, The Yacht Week Greece promises an incredible sailing experience, with opportunities to explore stunning coastlines, swim in hidden bays, and immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of the Greek islands.

Once you’ve chosen your starting location, it’s time to prepare for the adventure that awaits you as you set sail on The Yacht Week Greece.

Route Options and Highlights

The Yacht Week Greece offers several route options, each with its own unique highlights and attractions. Here are some popular routes to consider when planning your sailing adventure:

1. Athens Route: This route starts and ends in Athens, taking you through the Saronic Gulf and exploring islands such as Aegina, Hydra, and Poros. Highlights include the ancient Temple of Aphaia, the charming town of Hydra, and the vibrant nightlife of Aegina.

2. Cyclades Route: The Cyclades route begins in Athens or Mykonos, taking you through the stunning Cyclades island group. You’ll visit iconic destinations like Santorini, Mykonos, Naxos, and Paros. Highlights include the breathtaking sunset views in Oia, the famous white-washed villages of Mykonos, and the beautiful beaches of Paros.

3. Ionian Route: Starting in Corfu or Lefkada, the Ionian route explores the scenic Ionian islands. Highlights include the picturesque village of Kioni in Ithaca, the turquoise waters of Navagio Beach in Zakynthos, and the stunning beaches of Kefalonia.

4. Dodecanese Route: The Dodecanese route begins in Rhodes and takes you through the charming islands of the Dodecanese group. Highlights include the medieval Old Town of Rhodes, the ancient site of Lindos, and the pristine beaches of Symi and Kos.

Each route offers a unique blend of natural beauty, cultural experiences, and vibrant nightlife. You’ll have the opportunity to explore ancient ruins, relax on stunning beaches, sample delicious local cuisine, and immerse yourself in the charming atmosphere of the Greek islands.

It’s important to note that the specific route and the islands you visit may vary depending on the time of year, weather conditions, and any special events or festivals taking place during The Yacht Week Greece.

As you plan your Yacht Week Greece adventure, consider the highlights and attractions of each route, and choose the one that aligns with your interests and desired experiences. Whichever route you choose, you’re guaranteed to have an unforgettable journey through the Greek islands, creating memories that will last a lifetime.

Daily Itinerary and Activities

During The Yacht Week Greece, each day presents an exciting array of activities and opportunities to explore the stunning Greek islands. While the exact itinerary will depend on the route you choose and local conditions, here is a sample daily itinerary to give you an idea of what to expect:

Day 1: Departure and Island Arrival

Arrive at the designated starting location and board your yacht. Meet your skipper and fellow crew members. Set sail towards the first island destination, enjoying the stunning coastal views along the way. Upon arrival, anchor in a beautiful bay and relax or explore the island’s town or nearby beaches. In the evening, gather with other Yacht Week participants for a welcome party or beach bar crawl.

Day 2: Island Exploration and Water Activities

Start the day with a refreshing swim in the crystal-clear waters. After breakfast onboard, set sail to another island, taking in breathtaking views as you navigate the Mediterranean. Enjoy water activities such as snorkeling, paddleboarding, or swimming in secluded coves. Explore the island’s hidden beaches, visit local villages, and indulge in delicious Greek cuisine at waterfront tavernas.

Day 3: Discovering Historical Sites

Embark on a cultural adventure by visiting ancient ruins and historical sites. Explore archaeological treasures like the Acropolis of Athens, the Temple of Aphaia in Aegina, or the ruins of Delos in the Cyclades. Marvel at the rich history and architectural wonders of the Greek islands. In the evening, join a beach party or enjoy a sunset cocktail at a beachfront bar.

Day 4: Sailing and Island Hopping

Set sail for another island, enjoying a day of sailing and island-hopping. Discover hidden bays, secluded beaches, and picturesque fishing villages. Take breaks for swimming and sunbathing, or anchor in a vibrant port town for a taste of local nightlife. Enjoy the beauty of the Greek islands from the deck of your yacht as you sail through the sparkling blue sea.

Day 5: Water Sports and Beach Activities

Engage in an adrenaline-filled day of water sports and beach activities. Try your hand at jet skiing, water skiing, or windsurfing. Relax on stunning beaches, play beach volleyball, or organize a friendly yacht-to-yacht water sports competition. In the evening, join a yacht raft-up party, where multiple yachts come together for a night of music, dancing, and camaraderie.

Day 6: Island Exploration and Sunset Views

Explore another picturesque island, discovering its unique charm and natural wonders. Take a hike to panoramic viewpoints, visit local markets, or venture into the countryside for a taste of the island’s rural beauty. In the evening, enjoy a romantic sunset cruise with your yacht crew, savoring the breathtaking views as the sun dips below the horizon.

Day 7: Farewell Party and Celebration

Conclude your Yacht Week Greece adventure with a memorable farewell party. Gather with other participants for a grand celebration, enjoying live music, dancing, and fireworks. Share stories and memories of your incredible sailing journey and bid farewell to the newfound friends you’ve made along the way.

Remember, this is just a sample itinerary and the actual activities and schedule may vary. The Yacht Week Greece offers a balance of exploration, relaxation, and partying, ensuring that each day is filled with excitement and unforgettable experiences.

Exploring the Greek Islands

The Greek islands are renowned for their beauty and charm, and during The Yacht Week Greece, you’ll have the opportunity to explore and discover these incredible destinations. Here are some highlights and must-see places to visit while exploring the Greek islands:

1. Santorini: Famous for its stunning sunsets and white-washed buildings perched atop dramatic cliffs, Santorini is a must-visit destination. Explore the picturesque villages of Fira and Oia, soak in the volcanic hot springs, and visit the unique Red Beach.

2. Mykonos: Known as the party capital of the Greek islands, Mykonos boasts a vibrant nightlife scene, gorgeous beaches, and charming Cycladic architecture. Stroll through the narrow streets of Mykonos Town, enjoy the famous beach clubs, and visit the iconic windmills.

3. Naxos: Naxos offers a mix of natural beauty and historical sites. Explore the beautiful beaches, visit the ancient ruins of the Temple of Apollo, and hike up to the towering Portara – a massive marble gate that dates back to ancient times.

4. Milos: Milos is known for its unique rock formations and stunning beaches. Visit the beautiful Sarakiniko Beach, which looks like a moonscape, and explore the colorful fishing villages along the coastline.

5. Paros: Paros is a charming island with beautiful beaches, traditional villages, and a relaxed atmosphere. Explore the narrow streets of Parikia, visit the historic Panagia Ekatontapiliani church, and relax on the golden sands of Kolymbithres Beach.

6. Rhodes: Immerse yourself in history on the island of Rhodes, known for its medieval Old Town and ancient ruins. Explore the ancient city of Kamiros, visit the Palace of the Grand Master, and enjoy the beautiful beaches of Lindos.

7. Zakynthos: Zakynthos, also known as Zante, is famous for its breathtaking beaches and the stunning Shipwreck Beach (Navagio Beach), where a shipwreck rests on a sandy cove. Take a boat tour to visit the beach and enjoy the crystal-clear waters.

These are just a few examples of the many Greek islands waiting to be explored during The Yacht Week Greece. Each island offers its own unique character, from vibrant nightlife to pristine beaches and rich historical heritage.

While sailing through the Greek islands, take the time to swim in secluded bays, discover hidden caves, sample delicious local cuisine at waterfront tavernas, and immerse yourself in the Mediterranean lifestyle. The Greek islands are a paradise for adventurers, beach lovers, and culture enthusiasts, offering a wealth of experiences and breathtaking natural beauty.

Embrace the spirit of exploration and allow the Greek islands to captivate your senses as you discover their charm and allure during The Yacht Week Greece.

Meeting other Yacht Week Participants

One of the most exciting aspects of The Yacht Week Greece is the opportunity to meet and connect with people from all over the world who share a passion for adventure and exploration. Here are some ways you can meet other Yacht Week participants and create lifelong friendships:

1. Crew Mates: If you’re joining a flotilla, you’ll have the chance to meet your fellow crew members right from the start. Collaborate with them throughout the trip, whether it’s navigating, cooking, or simply enjoying the sailing experience together. This creates a sense of camaraderie and fosters strong bonds.

2. Raft-Up Parties: During The Yacht Week Greece, there are opportunities to join “raft-up” parties, where multiple yachts tie up together in a designated area. This allows for socializing, mingling, and meeting new people from different crews. These gatherings often involve music, dancing, and laughter, creating a lively and memorable experience.

3. Beach Parties: Attend beach parties organized by The Yacht Week Greece. These events bring participants from different yachts together in one location, providing the perfect opportunity to socialize, dance, and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere. Bond over shared experiences and create friendships that extend beyond the yacht.

4. Onshore Explorations: While exploring the Greek islands, you’ll have the chance to meet other Yacht Week participants at various onshore destinations. Strike up conversations at beach bars, in local tavernas, or while exploring historical sites. Exchange travel tips, share stories, and make plans to meet up later for activities or drinks.

5. Networking Events: Take advantage of networking events organized by The Yacht Week Greece. These events provide a dedicated space for participants to interact, share experiences, and make connections. Engage in conversations, exchange contact information, and follow up with new friends after the trip.

6. Social Media Groups and Forums: Join social media groups and online forums dedicated to The Yacht Week Greece. These platforms allow participants to connect and engage with each other before, during, and after the trip. Share your excitement, exchange tips, and arrange meet-ups with other participants.

Remember, The Yacht Week Greece attracts people from all walks of life, from solo travelers to groups of friends and couples. Embrace the opportunity to meet new people, be open-minded, and engage in conversations. The shared experience of sailing through the Greek islands creates a unique bond that often leads to lifelong friendships.

By actively participating in events, being friendly and approachable, and embracing the sense of community, you’ll have countless chances to meet and connect with other Yacht Week participants from around the world. So dive into the experience, create memories together, and forge lasting relationships that extend beyond the journey at sea.

Nightlife and Party Destinations

The Yacht Week Greece is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and party atmosphere. After a day of sailing and exploring the Greek islands, get ready to experience unforgettable nights filled with dancing, music, and celebration. Here are some popular nightlife and party destinations to check out during your Yacht Week adventure:

1. Mykonos: Mykonos is renowned for its electrifying nightlife. The island is home to world-famous beach clubs and iconic nightclubs that attract international DJs and party-goers. Dance the night away at beachfront venues like Paradise Beach Club or party in the bustling Mykonos Town.

2. Ios: Known as the party capital of the Greek islands, Ios is a must-visit destination for those seeking a lively nightlife scene. The island offers a range of bars and nightclubs, with the main party hub located in Mylopotas Beach. Enjoy themed parties, live music, and vibrant atmosphere that lasts until the early hours of the morning.

3. Santorini: Santorini may be known for its romantic sunsets, but it also offers a vibrant nightlife scene. Explore the buzzing nightlife in Fira or head to the beach bars in Kamari and Perissa. Enjoy cocktails, live music, and dancing beneath the starlit sky.

4. Paros: Paros offers a more relaxed but still lively nightlife experience. The island has a variety of bars and clubs, especially in the popular town of Naoussa. Enjoy waterfront bars, tavernas-turned-nightclubs, and live music performances that cater to different tastes.

5. Rhodes: Rhodes has a diverse nightlife scene, ranging from upscale beach clubs to lively bars in the historic Old Town. Explore the atmospheric streets of Rhodes Town, where you’ll find countless bars, clubs, and live music venues that offer a mix of traditional and contemporary entertainment.

6. Zakynthos: Zakynthos offers a laid-back yet fun nightlife experience. Head to Laganas, where you’ll find a strip lined with bars, clubs, and live music venues. Dance to popular tunes, enjoy live DJ sets, and revel in the vibrant and energetic atmosphere.

It’s important to note that nightlife options may vary depending on the time of year and local events. The Yacht Week Greece often plans exclusive parties and events at various destinations, offering a unique and unforgettable nightlife experience.

Remember to pace yourself and drink responsibly during the nights of partying. Stay safe and make sure to follow local regulations and guidelines in each destination.

Whether you’re looking for a high-energy party scene or a more relaxed evening with live music and cocktails, the Greek islands have something to offer everyone. Indulge in the vibrant nightlife, dance until dawn, and create memories that will last a lifetime during your Yacht Week Greece adventure.

Food and Dining on Board

One of the joys of The Yacht Week Greece is the opportunity to indulge in delicious cuisine and dining experiences both on board your yacht and at various onshore destinations. Here are some tips and ideas for enjoying fantastic food during your Yacht Week adventure:

1. Provisioning: Before setting sail, consider provisioning your yacht with food and supplies. You can stock up on fruits, vegetables, snacks, and beverages to ensure you have everything you need during the trip. Some yacht charter companies offer provision packages, making it easier for you to have a variety of food on board.

2. Local Produce: Take advantage of the fresh and flavorful local produce available in the Greek islands. Visit local markets and shops to purchase fruits, vegetables, and other ingredients for your meals. Experiment with traditional Greek recipes and create delicious meals using local ingredients.

3. Onshore Dining: Explore the culinary offerings of the Greek islands by dining at local tavernas and restaurants. Sample traditional Greek dishes like moussaka, souvlaki, and fresh seafood. Be adventurous and try regional specialties unique to each island.

4. Cooking Onboard: If you have access to a galley kitchen on your yacht, take advantage of the opportunity to cook meals onboard. Collaborate with your crew members to plan and prepare meals together. Experiment with simple yet flavorful recipes that are easy to make in a limited kitchen space.

5. Beach Picnics: Pack a beach picnic and enjoy a meal on one of the idyllic beaches you come across during your sailing journey. Prepare sandwiches, salads, and other portable dishes that can be enjoyed in the sun while surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the Greek islands.

6. Sunset Dinner: Plan a special sunset dinner onboard your yacht or at a scenic spot on land. Watch the sun sink below the horizon as you savor a delicious meal accompanied by a glass of Greek wine. This creates a memorable and romantic dining experience.

7. Local Wine Tasting: Greece is known for its exceptional wine varieties. Explore local vineyards and participate in wine tastings to discover the richness and diversity of Greek wines. Pair your favorite wines with local cheeses or seafood for a delightful culinary experience.

Remember to embrace the Greek culture of dining leisurely, savoring each bite, and enjoying the company of your crew members and fellow Yacht Week participants. Food is not only nourishment but a social experience that brings people together, and The Yacht Week Greece is the perfect setting to bond over delicious meals and create lasting memories.

Safety and Regulations

Ensuring safety during The Yacht Week Greece is of utmost importance to have a smooth and enjoyable sailing experience. Here are some key safety tips and regulations to keep in mind:

1. Life Jackets: It’s essential to have enough life jackets onboard for every person. Make sure they are in good condition and properly fitted. Encourage everyone to wear their life jackets, especially when on deck or participating in water activities.

2. Safety Equipment: Familiarize yourself with the safety equipment on board, including fire extinguishers, flares, first aid kits, and navigation tools. Ensure they are easily accessible and in proper working order.

3. Weather Conditions: Stay informed about weather conditions and pay attention to any warnings or advisories. Listen to your skipper’s advice and adjust your plans accordingly to avoid any potential risks.

4. Navigation and Charts: Use updated navigation charts and familiarize yourself with the sailing route and potential obstacles like rocks or shallow areas. Follow safe navigation practices and avoid straying into restricted areas.

5. Speed Limits: Adhere to speed limits in designated areas, especially near harbors, marinas, and crowded beaches. Maintain a responsible speed to ensure the safety of your crew and other boats around you.

6. Mooring and Anchoring: When mooring or anchoring, consider nearby boats and ensure a safe distance. Use appropriate mooring techniques and secure your yacht properly to prevent drifting or collision.

7. Communication: Establish clear communication within your crew and with other boats on VHF radio channels. Stay aware of your surroundings and be prepared to communicate with harbormasters or port authorities if needed.

8. Alcohol Consumption: Drinking alcohol is common during The Yacht Week Greece, but it’s important to consume it responsibly. Avoid excessive alcohol consumption, especially when operating the yacht or engaging in water activities.

9. Local Regulations: Familiarize yourself with the local maritime regulations of the Greek islands you’ll be visiting. This includes anchoring restrictions, speed limits, and any specific rules in marine protected areas.

10. Emergency Procedures: Have a clear understanding of emergency procedures and ensure everyone on board is aware of them. Make sure to discuss emergency contact numbers and the location of safety equipment.

By adhering to safety regulations and practicing responsible behavior, you can create a secure environment for yourself, your crew, and others around you during The Yacht Week Greece. Safety should always be a priority to fully enjoy the adventure and experiences the Greek islands offer.

Packing Essentials

Packing wisely for The Yacht Week Greece will ensure that you have everything you need for a comfortable and enjoyable sailing adventure. Here are some essential items to consider including in your packing list:

1. Clothing: Pack lightweight and breathable clothing suitable for warm weather. Include swimsuits, cover-ups, shorts, t-shirts, and lightweight dresses. Don’t forget to pack a couple of warmer layers for cooler evenings.

2. Footwear: Opt for comfortable, non-slip shoes with rubber soles for on-deck safety. Bring sandals or flip-flops for beach excursions and exploring onshore destinations.

3. Swim Gear: Don’t forget essential swim gear such as goggles, snorkels, and swim fins. These will enhance your experience when exploring the crystal-clear waters and marine life.

4. Sun Protection: Pack sunscreen with a high SPF, wide-brimmed hats, sunglasses, and lightweight long-sleeved shirts for protection against the sun. Consider bringing aloe vera or after-sun lotion for soothing sun-exposed skin.

5. Towels: Bring quick-drying towels or microfiber towels that are easy to pack and dry quickly. These are useful for swimming, sunbathing, and showering on-board.

6. Toiletries: Carry travel-sized toiletries such as shampoo, conditioner, body wash, and toothpaste. Remember to bring any necessary medications and insect repellent.

7. Electronics: Bring essential electronics such as a phone, camera, charger, and power bank. Consider using a waterproof phone case or pouch to protect your devices from water damage.

8. Travel Documents: Ensure you have all necessary travel documents, including your passport, sailing license (if applicable), yacht charter contract, and travel insurance. Keep them in a waterproof pouch or bag to protect them from water damage.

9. Entertainment: Bring books, playing cards, or any other forms of entertainment for leisure time on board. It’s an opportunity to relax and enjoy downtime between sailing and exploring.

10. Seafaring Essentials: Pack a small daypack for onshore excursions, a dry bag to keep your belongings protected from water, and a refillable water bottle to stay hydrated during your journey.

Remember to pack light as space on a yacht can be limited. Consider using soft-sided luggage or collapsible bags to maximize storage space. Don’t forget to bring a positive and adventurous attitude, as that is the most important item to have for an incredible experience during The Yacht Week Greece!

Tips and Tricks for a Successful Yacht Week

Preparing for The Yacht Week Greece requires some additional considerations to make the most of this incredible adventure. Here are some tips and tricks to ensure a successful and memorable Yacht Week experience:

1. Plan Ahead: Research and plan your itinerary in advance, but remain flexible to accommodate changes due to weather or unforeseen circumstances. Be open to spontaneity and new opportunities that may arise during your journey.

2. Collaborate with Your Crew: Communication and teamwork are essential throughout The Yacht Week. Collaborate with your crew members on tasks, decision-making, and responsibilities. Share the workload, and trust each other’s capabilities.

3. Embrace the Yacht Life: Embrace the unique experience of living on a yacht. Adapt to the living conditions, be mindful of limited resources, and respect the yacht and its equipment to ensure its proper functioning.

4. Respect the Environment: Adhere to sustainable practices during your Yacht Week adventure. Dispose of waste properly, respect marine life, and be mindful of leaving a minimal footprint. Follow regulations and guidelines to protect the fragile ecosystems of the Greek islands.

5. Be Social and Open-Minded: The Yacht Week Greece is a social event, so be open to meeting new people and making new friends. Embrace the diversity of your fellow participants and engage in conversations and activities to create lasting connections.

6. Be Prepared for Limited Connectivity: While sailing, you may experience limited access to Wi-Fi or cellular data. Embrace this opportunity to disconnect from technology and fully immerse yourself in the experience. Enjoy the present moment and the beauty of the Greek islands.

7. Respect Local Customs and Culture: Familiarize yourself with the local customs and cultural norms of the Greek islands you’ll be visiting. Respect the traditions, dress modestly when appropriate, and be mindful of noise levels to maintain a positive relationship with the locals.

8. Balance Party and Rest: Pace yourself throughout The Yacht Week, balancing the excitement of the nightlife with enough rest and relaxation. Take breaks, enjoy quiet moments on the yacht, and prioritize self-care to ensure you have the energy to make the most of the entire experience.

9. Capture Memories: Bring a camera or smartphone to capture the beautiful moments and breathtaking views during your Yacht Week adventure. Take plenty of photos to create lasting memories of your time in the Greek islands.

10. Enjoy Every Moment: Above all, remember to relax, have fun, and enjoy every moment of The Yacht Week Greece. Embrace the adventure, soak up the sun, dance under the stars, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

By following these tips and tricks, you’ll be well-prepared for a successful and incredible Yacht Week experience. So, set sail, let the wind guide you, and embrace the adventure that awaits in the beautiful Greek islands!

Congratulations, you are now equipped with all the knowledge you need to embark on an extraordinary adventure during The Yacht Week Greece. From sailing through crystal-clear waters to exploring captivating islands and immersing yourself in vibrant nightlife, this experience will be one for the books.

Remember to plan ahead, choose the right yacht, and pack wisely. Embrace the opportunity to meet like-minded individuals, explore the rich culture and history of the Greek islands, and create lifelong memories with new friends.

During The Yacht Week Greece, immerse yourself in the beauty of the Greek islands—swim in turquoise waters, bask in the sun on pristine beaches, and discover hidden coves. Delight your taste buds with delicious local cuisine and embrace the lively nightlife that awaits you each evening.

But beyond all the excitement, prioritize safety and respect for the environment. Follow safety regulations, be mindful of the delicate ecosystem, and make sustainable choices to ensure a positive experience for everyone involved.

Finally, let yourself be swept away by the magic of The Yacht Week Greece. Disconnect from the outside world, live in the present moment, and create unforgettable memories against the backdrop of the stunning Greek islands.

So, raise your anchor and set sail on an adventure of a lifetime during The Yacht Week Greece. It’s time to explore, party, connect, and make memories that will last a lifetime in this unparalleled sailing experience.


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The only word to describe Yacht Week is: INCREDIBLE! Amazing people, both staff and guests, top class organization, and the most beautiful party sites/venues! Everything was perfect and it’s really hard to describe the experience in words. 10/10 would do again and recommend to anyone who loves to have a great time and meet new people. Thank you Yacht Week for an unforgettable week!

Date of experience : 04 January 2024

Best Sailing Organization

I've done two trips with Yacht Week and am already looking forward to my next one! I was a lead booker for this trip, which was honestly a lot of work. There's a lot of coordinating and planning that needs to be done beforehand, but once we are on the boat, the host, skipper and event staff have everything covered. It was the perfect break from reality and such a carefree vacation. The boat, meals, events, music, EVERYTHING was incredible! I can not wait for my next trip!

Date of experience : 28 December 2023

One of the best weeks of my life

One of the best weeks of my life! I would highly recommend doing this trip. I was a solo traveler and loved everyone on my catamaran including the host and skipper. I will be back! Looking for my next booking already!

Date of experience : 27 December 2023


Honestly, the greatest holiday I’ve ever been on, ever. Was so unbelievably vibes to sales the sea around Greece with by best mates and all made possible by YW! Boat was class, and super clean and loads of room to chill, cook, drink, play games and have lols. Jumping off the boat and practicing diving is addictive! Skippers were so fun and professional, felt so safe and looked after. The shop is a mammoth task, so get ready for that, but completely worth (just remember to take water and a big list!! Overall 10/10 experience Can’t wait for next year xxxxx

Date of experience : 26 August 2023

Yacht Week what a blast!

Yacht Week what a blast! It was hands down the best holiday! The views were breathtaking, the vibes were top-notch, and the boat was beyond amazing – so much space! Huge shoutout to the skippers who really made a difference to our experience. I'm already counting down the days til next year! 100% recommend!

Date of experience : 01 August 2023

What an amazing experience!

What an amazing experience, travelled on my own and met some great people! Easy to book and everything organised very well! Visited some great spots and created some amazing memories! Our captains were fantastic and even taught us a few things on the boat and let us sail it!

Date of experience : 21 August 2023

Couldn't recommend Yacht Week more

Couldn't recommend Yacht Week more (so much that I'm writing a review and I never do this). Went to Greece and have thought about it every day since, thank so much to the best crew and the best country.

It was just the absolute best time

It was just the absolute best time. Amazing people, food, location, yacht, skippers and organisation. Everything was epic. I think I'm now addicted.

Great 1st yacht week

Host Ashley & Skipper Hellen were amazing! They made the trip really come together. Most everything was amazing really. Only thing I’d change is better vetting/informing of venues for new routes - the ordering, serving, and charging at the big group dinners was rocky at best, venues didn’t seem at all prepared, which made for confusion & stress for guests.

Date of experience : 10 September 2023

Turkey (Kebab Week)

As an irish man the mere thought of leaving the emerald isle behind for a week on the high seas had our lad more jittery than a cup of over-caffeinated espresso. However Yacht Week Turkey was by far worth the venture. Everyday got better and better and was by far the best week ever, but sadly as ​​my girl Nelly Furtado says “ all good things come to an end. That is until Croatia 2024!

Date of experience : 09 September 2023

Had a great time in Greece

Had a great time in Greece! The staff were very accommodating and knowledgeable, the boats were very clean and well maintained, all of which ensured I had the best week. Can’t wait to go again next year

Date of experience : 02 September 2023

What a trip!

Greece Yatch Week was 10/10. Our skipper was an absolute babe and everyone had the best time. Such a special group holiday!

The Yacht Week was exactly what I…

The Yacht Week was exactly what I didn’t know I needed. It was the perfect combination of sightseeing and fun! I’ve met lifelong friends and made incredible connections with people from all over the world. Our skip and host were phenomenal and so knowledgeable that our group never had to worry about making plans. 10/10 would recommend

Date of experience : 03 June 2023

Really disappointed with TYW

Really disappointed with TYW. First of all, your advertising is not reality. Essentially we are camping on a yacht, your advertisements make it look like a much nicer experience. All of your advertisements include the catamarans, not the monohauls. Some of the parties were really not good, the 70s one was in a tiny bar.. how could everyone possibly fit in there? The communication at the beginning of the trip was not good; your website said to meet at a certain beach club in Athens. But our skipper told us to go somewhere else.. please fix your website to reflect these changes.

Date of experience : 18 June 2022

Reply from Yacht Week

Thank you for your valuable feedback. We work hard to ensure our website is up to date and current to reflect the product. However, we are sorry to hear that it did not live up to expectations, if you’d like to speak further please contact our Customer Service team at [email protected]

Skipper amazing

Our skipper, Louise Landin was amazing and made the experience as good as possible. She was helpful in all areas and catered to everything the group needed. Otherwise the experience was good. However the toilets on the yacht didn’t work well and we were charged from the charter company for toilets not working that was no fault of ours.

Date of experience : 05 August 2023

Absolutely Incredible

Absolutely Incredible. A once in a lifetime experience. Especially with the help of Ella. Will definitely be booking again. Didn't think it was possible to have this much fun in one week. The only problem is now every other holiday is going to feel very boring in comparison

Date of experience : 15 July 2023

From start to finish an unforgettable…

From start to finish an unforgettable experience. The staff, the views, the parties, the balance, the food, the adventure - I can't fault a single thing about the yacht week and the staff who run it make it that much better! Won't hesitate to go back.

Date of experience : 27 May 2023

Amazing week away !

Unbelievable week spent island hopping Croatia with a group of friends! The staff made this such a memorable week. Amazing parties pre-planned they really think of everything. Would recommend this to anyone. I will be returning next year!

Date of experience : 01 July 2023

The best week of my life

The best week of my life! I went on Yacht Week for the Ultra Festival week in July & it was everything I thought it’d be & more. The festival itself was amazing, if you’re a dance music fan you’ll love it. The music, the stages, the lighting, the Yacht Week VIP area, it was all a vibe! Shout out to Yacht Week & the staff as well, the organisation was on another level. Everything throughout the week was organised for you so you could relax & focus on having a good time. All transfers from the marinas to the festival for example were all organised so you just had to turn up to the pick up point & let the night commence! The whole week as a whole was magical - you’ll be seeing me again Yacht Week!

Date of experience : 08 July 2023

Disgraceful company purely interested in your money

Yacht week told us 6 weeks before the event (Tahiti) that they would give us a decision as to whether the event is going ahead on a specific date (Monday 06th Sep). On Weds 08th Sep they have said the event MIGHT go ahead and they would give us a decision just over 2 weeks before the event. Further, they said so long as they can sail the event will go ahead despite no island parties happening due to hospitals being overrun with COVID patients. The event has already been postponed once and this company is purely self interested in being able to hang on to people's money. Been on several yacht weeks and would never go again. GIVE US REFUNDS FOR THIS COMPLETE DISASTER!!!!!

Date of experience : 08 September 2021

Hi George, Sorry that the communication has not been as clear as we would have liked. We have been waiting for the Tahiti government to set out some clear guidelines for us and unfortunately they have not managed to give us a longer term plan which is what we were hoping for. We still want to be able to give you an amazing experience and run this event, hence us waiting for guidance. Any guests who feel uncertain or worried about the trip have been given the option to move to different dates with no fees. Plus, if we are unable to run the event we will be offering refunds to all guests. We are really sorry, please get in touch with our team and they can help you.

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Have you heard of The Yacht Week ? If not then let me introduce you to what could be the best week of your life. Back in 2014 I spent a week sailing around Greece on an all girls Yacht Week boat. We had an incredible time but there were some things I wish I would have known before the trip that could have made it even better. So here are eight things you should know before you go on The Yacht Week!


As you can see from the video above The Yacht Week looks like a lot of fun, and it is! This video is of The Yacht Week Greece trip I was on featuring some clips of our boat. I booked with one of my friends and prior to the tip I hadn’t met any of the other girls who were going to be on our sailboat. All the girls turned out to be awesome and we all made fast friends.

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If you can’t get a group of friends together to book your own sailboat don’t let that stop you from going on The Yacht Week. Just find one friend to go with you and book a two-person cabin! You’ll make new friends, and have the time of your life, especially after reading all my tips so you’ll know what to expect.


The Yacht Week is basically one big floating festival! If you want to have a serious week of peaceful sailing then The Yacht Week is probably not for you. You will sail from location to location but you’ll spend a lot more time partying than sailing on most of The Yacht Week routes. You need to be in the right frame of mind for this prior to the trip. So if you plan on going on The Yacht Week put your party hat on and be ready to have some fun!


You’ll likely look at The Yacht Week website and see a destination you want to go to and decide this is the route you want to take. I advise against this. In order to have the best time possible book a route based on the pace you want to go at.

Since I went on The Yacht Week they have added several new routes including an Italy route which they are marketing as slower paced for “sophisticated sailors and the food fanatics.” I have only been on the Greece route so I can’t vouch for this claim but if you want to do less partying, and more sailing and exploring, booking the Italy route seems like the way to go.

The Greece route I went on is labeled at a mid paced route. I love music and parties but I personally would have preferred more sailing and sight-seeing. Based on my experience, I would describe the mid paced Yacht Week routes (Greece, Montenegro and BVIs) as party routes and the fast paced routes (Croatia and Croatia Ultra) as ultra party routes.


As I said above The Yacht Week, overall, is more about partying than anything else but you are visiting amazing places on all of their routes so I suggest skipping some of the parties and exploring your surroundings. On the Greece route there was a day party and a night party at each stop. When we docked at Hydra Island , my friend and I skipped the day party and explored the island which turned out to be one of my favorite days on the trip! There are plenty of parties so don’t worry about skipping some of them and opting to take in some sights and local culture instead.


This is a gross topic but I have to bring it up because I would never want anyone to be in the same situation the girls on my boat were on. Our Yacht Week boat was a cheaper, economy sailboat and it was not equipped for us to be able to do anything besides pee in the toilets. That’s right, we did not have proper use of toilets on our boat for an entire week! Because of this my friend and I ended up renting several hotel rooms during Yacht Week (read Nikki Beach Porto Heli and Hotel Miranda Hydra Island ) just so we could have use of a toilet and shower.

So what is the moral of this story? Don’t go for the cheapest boat you can find. There are now four types of yachts you can book with The Yacht Week – Economy, Standard, Premium and Premium Plus. Spend the extra money to book a premium sailboat, and check that you’ll have unrestricted use of the toilet onboard before you book.


I budgeted around $75 a day for food, drinks and extras for our seven-day trip and quickly realized this was not going to be enough. Upon arrival we were told we needed to go shopping for costumes for the sailing competition and parties. Next, we had to put money in for the “Kitty Fund,” which is food and drinks for the boat for the week. We also had to pitch in money to tip our skipper and pay for gas for the boat.

At The Yacht Week parties you usually get one or two free drinks with your wristband, but after, that you have to pay for your drinks. Drinking every day can get expensive, especially if you want to splurge on bottle service. If you plan to drink and eat out and don’t want to worry about running out of money, you should plan to spend around $130 USD/day.

$150 Kitty $50 Costumes $525 ($75/Day Restaurants + Cocktails x 7 Days) $100 Gas/Tip for Skipper $100 Bottle Service _______ $925 TOTAL


We had an all-girls crew and our sailboat still got very dirty every day. In order to keep your boat from becoming filthy get everyone on your boat to agree from the start to all help clean. If everyone pitches in, it takes less than 20 minutes a day to keep your boat clean. Do your dishes right after you are done eating, and keep all your personal stuff in your own cabin. No one wants to spend a week in a tiny cramped, dirty space. This is the real Yacht Week v. your Instagram Yacht Week…


The last thing you want to do is go on what could be the week of your life with someone who can’t go with the flow, relax and enjoy an adventure. If you’re booking a two-person cabin with a friend make sure you are on the same page about what type of trip you both want to have.

If you can’t wait to get to The Yacht Week and party all week and your friend is looking for a peaceful, relaxing week of sailing and sightseeing it is not going to work. If your friend wants to do a luxury sailing trip but you want to book an economy sailboat to save money it is not going to work. This seems pretty obvious but I saw both of these scenarios happen and it is a buzz kill for everyone. Make sure you are on the same page with whoever you book The Yacht Week with, wether you are booking a two-person cabin or an entire sailboat.

Have you been on The Yacht Week? If you have any additional tips for our readers or questions for me please leave these in the comments below.

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May 4, 2018 at 2:53 am

Hi, where did you get your bikinis? I love them! Thanks!

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August 28, 2018 at 6:02 am

Great Blog! Yacht Charting is considered the best way of spending your holidays and is an interesting activity to include in your traveling.

May 5, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Im about to book the Greece trip with a friend but now I am really concerned about the bathroom situation… can you maybe tell me a little bit more about that?

June 18, 2019 at 7:11 am

The boats have marine toilets; you can use them for #1 and #2, you just can’t flush anything else down them. So that means you have a baggie for toilet paper you throw out once or twice a day. It’s not ideal, but it’s not as bad as you might think, and you get used to it pretty quick. Plus, you’re on land a lot and can use regular toilets pretty much any time you’re not sailing.

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The Yacht Week Tours: Are Yacht Tours Worth It? [Review]

The Yacht Week Tours: Are Yacht Tours Worth It? [Review]

Here we dive deep into the tour guide company The Yacht Week, giving you a guide into what they are, how they operate, and if it's the right tour guide for you. Read on to find out!

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Ever dreamed of sailing the seven seas with your friends on a yacht? If this is a bucket list item for you,  The Yacht Week  might be the perfect travel adventure for you. Hop aboard a yacht for seven days and sail through beautiful destinations while partying the night away.

Hesitant about traveling on a yacht and prefer seeing your options on land instead? Don't worry, sea travel isn't for everyone. Check out our reviews of popular tour guides, like EF Ultimate Break or ViaHero , to see if these popular tour guides are more for you instead.

However, if you'd like to learn more about sailing away into the horizon with your friends and family relaxin' on a yacht, read on! ‍

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What is The Yacht Week?

The Yacht Week (TYW) describes itself as “an adventure like no other.” Through this company, you and your closest friends can embark on a seven-day trip on the water in a yacht to beautiful destinations. Or you can join a pre-existing yacht if you’re looking to do some solo travel.

To travel with TYW, you simply choose a destination, get your “crew” together (you can travel with up to 12 friends with your very own skipper), choose a package or build your own, and then put down a 10% deposit to secure your sails. For an in-depth look at how to book, check out TYW’s helpful  blog pos t!

When you choose your crew, you can opt to rent a full yacht or reserve solo cabins. If you get a full yacht, you’ll need to fill all 12 spots. If you’d rather not book a full yacht, there’s a  crew finder  option you can use to find already planned trips that have empty spaces. You can also book a double cabin with a friend and be assigned a yacht. 

You must be 20 years old by the date of travel to sail with The Yacht Week. 

Circular formation of yachts in the ocean group partying

Yacht Week destinations

When choosing where to go with The Yacht Week, there are many  destinations  from which to choose. Depending on your budget, and the time of year you’re looking to travel, different options will be available. You’ll have the freedom with your crew to decide the specifics of where you explore in your chosen destination (there’s no set itinerary beyond the starting port). 

Every trip has its own fun highlights, with some including music festivals. According to their website, the destinations and routes are the following:

  • Croatia, Original route. Sails in May, June, July, and August
  • Croatia, Circus meets the sea. Sails in September
  • Croatia, Hideout Festival route. Sails in September
  • Croatia, Ultra route. Sails in July
  • Greece, Athens route. Sails in May, June, and July
  • Montenegro, Adriatic route. Sails in June
  • Sardinia, Emerald Coast route. Sails in September
  • Polynesia, Tahiti route. Sails in April
  • Caribbean, Martinique & St Lucia. Sails in December/January
  • The Bahamas, Abacos route. Sails in March

Yacht party at sea with friends

How much does The Yacht Week cost?

Since there are different destinations you can sail to with TYW, prices vary. With every trip you book, several amenities are included. Every yacht comes with a skipper on board to navigate and sail you through your week at sea. Also included in the cost are seven days of yacht accommodation, access to exclusive events, international DJs, professional photographers, towels and bed linens, cleaning service, and a dinghy to help you get to shore. 

On Hideout and Ultra routes, VIP Festival tickets are also included. For budgeting tips straight from The Yacht Week, head  here ! ‍

The Yacht Week's skipper overlooking the yachts

Not covered in the price are port fees, a refundable yachting company deposit, transfers to and from the airport, water taxis, fuel, water, and shore power for the yacht, alcohol, eating out, and additional meals for the skipper. 

Since your week-long adventure at sea takes place on a yacht, prices reflect that method of travel. You can pay upfront or in three installments. Here are the starting prices (valid as of July 2021) per person for each of TYW’s destinations:

  • Croatia, Original route. Starts from $931pp
  • Croatia, Circus meets the sea. Starts from $931pp
  • Croatia, Hideout Festival route. Starts from $726pp
  • Croatia, Ultra route. Starts from $1,160pp
  • Greece, Athens route. Starts from $847pp
  • Montenegro, Adriatic route. Starts from $1,036pp
  • Sardinia, Emerald Coast route. Starts from $1,029pp
  • Polynesia, Tahiti route. Starts from $1,228pp
  • Caribbean, Martinique & St Lucia. Starts from $1,302pp
  • The Bahamas, Abacos route. Starts from $1,319pp

Since availability and pricing can change depending on where and when you want to travel, head to TYW’s  booking page  for the most up to date prices.

Food and drink extras

In addition to your base price, you can purchase food and drinks packages. You can add a host to your travels with a premium or luxury package. They’ll cook six dinners, six lunches, and two dinners for you and your crew. If you’re building your own package, prices start at €750. 

You can build your own food package starting at €650, or you can opt to provide your own with grocery shops. Mineral water is included in all luxury and premium packages, but you can build your own drinks package starting at €850. 

What happens in Yacht Week?

No two trips on TYW are identical, and your itinerary for each day will vary based on your destination, crew, and your skipper. You can expect to spend your day chilling onboard and sailing from port to port, with stops for lunch or a swim. Each day there will also be a Yacht Week party or event you can participate in, along with exploring each port of call’s scenery and local cuisine.

Yacht parked next to docks in clear ocean

The Yacht Week Reviews

Reviews  for TYW are mostly good and seem to indicate that this is a perfect adventure if you want to spend a week partying on a yacht with some sightseeing. If you’re planning a trip and want to see all the sites, or you aren’t a big partier, TYW is unlikely to tick all your boxes.

Reviews also comment on the fact that your initial price payment doesn’t cover everything needed during the trip. This means you need to budget a sizable amount for all the other associated fees. 

Work with The Yacht Week

If you’ve dreamed of living life on the seven seas, sailing, and helping travelers have a great week on board a yacht, think about working for TYW!  Positions available  are mainly seaside, so get your sea legs on and apply!

The Yacht week careers and crew

Packing essentials

Packing for a week on a yacht might sound like a breeze, but to make it easier for you, The Yacht Week has published its own packing list for you to reference! Give it a read  here  so you can pack your bags with ease. 

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If a week at sea onboard a yacht with your friends sounds like the perfect travel experience, The Yacht Week might be for you! It’s a unique and fun way to travel, and sure to be unlike any other adventure you’ve had.

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Sun seekers, rejoice! The Yacht Week Greece is fast approaching. The Yacht Week is a series of boutique floating festivals sets in destinations around the world. Gorgeous sailing, fantastic island destinations, parties, and of course, incredible Greek food make The Yacht Week Greece one of the most popular routes of all.

The first thing to know is that The Yacht Week is not a public event, but a private trip full of private parties. To join you must join one of these parties by chartering a yacht. Choose up to 12 of your friends and charter your own yacht or grab your best friend or significant other to join an existing yacht with a spare cabin. The best part about The Yacht Week is that the planning is done for you. You’ll receive an itinerary of your options and you can opt in and out of as many activities as you choose.

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Start your journey at Alimos Marina, near Athens. You’ll be one of around 25 other vessels enjoying day parties and island delicacies. The Yacht Week’s site shares that, “Besides eating your way into a gyro-coma, there are plenty of things to do in Greece. Scooter around Poros and have a spa day in Hydra. Relax beachside or dial up the vibe with a game of water volleyball at the day party. If your heart truly lies at sea, the underwater art installation is where you’ll be. Greece has it all. Have a gander at all the goodness below.”

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Spend your days enjoying floating parties with other yachts. Moor up side by side for an epic day of partying. Or break away to find secluded coves and hidden beaches to enjoy a private dip in the crystal-clear waters surrounding the Greek islands. Every night, stop at an island’s rocky cliffside and climb up (beverage in hand) to enjoy the most beautiful sunset nature has to offer. Pacifico Optical wrote, “The sun setting over the Adriatic Sea is a beautiful thing. Make sure you take the time to enjoy one along the way. The best way is with your feet dangling overboard in good company.”

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Highlights of the week include seeing ancient Athens, and of course, the Acropolis, dropping anchor in secluded coves, wake-boarding or paragliding, and late-night Greek fiestas with some of the best seafood from traditional tavernas. Whether you want to eat lunch in the shadow of the ruins of Poseidon’s temple or find an uninhabited island, one of the best parts of chartering your own yacht is the freedom to break away from the route planning. Fortunately, your crew knows the secrets of the Greek islands and can make your trip the experience of a lifetime.

For more information, visit The Yacht Week Greece website .

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I have recently agreed to attend "Yacht Week" with some friends, as it looked like fun. The more I read, the more fearful I am of a nauseating week of non-stop parties and no rest/sightseeing.

Thank you for your help

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I put yacht week in the search box above and i could find this one,though i'm not sure it's really helpful.


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.. that's some link Grigoris_Thess.. very informative.. and thanks:-) Certainly looks like a major party boat, if that's what one is looking for.. if you feel a bit disgusted already only by reading quse56, you may want to reconsider?;-) Welcome to you.. and EnJOY!

Definitely a better option, but I booked this as an add -on person. My friend is going and they needed an 8th. I committed before fully researching. Oh well lesson learned. I'll just have to put on a happy face and enjoy it. And maybe bring some earplugs. Lol

Here is the letter I had to write to my credit card. It explains why I would not recommend this company to anyone. They are horrible. Greece is a beautiful place. The people are so nice and the culture is rich. Do not explore Greece through the yacht week or their vendors though. It is a risk i dont recomment.

The yacht Week and Navigare only care about money. Your saftey is at risk. Additionally, our skipper Bridget Stole from us and Lied to us. She stole from the kitty. The following explain (most) of our issues but not all.

To Whom It May Concern,

We purchased a week long “adventure” in Greece through “The Yacht Week”. Apparently they rent the yachts through Navigare Yachting. Therefore we were instructed to direct all issues with our yacht to The Yacht Week. The amount that I am disputing is for the Refundable Deposit for renting. Once we arrived the deposit was placed with Navigare Yachting along with paper work for a yacht by the name of “Stella. “The only documentation that I was given was the credit card transaction receipt which I have attached. The deposit was for any damages that we may have caused to the yacht while on board for the week. In returning the yacht it was checked out by the yachting company along with The Yacht Week. No damages were assessed in the return.The yacht that we initially were given was the Stella.

Our Skipper, who is employed by yacht week and not Navigare, informed us that the deposit was a fee that would be refunded. However, if anything went missing or was broken due to our negligence, the fee for it would be taken out of the deposit. Otherwise we would get a full refund. (It seems like a pretty normal deposit clause).

Here is an explanation of why Navigare should not have been able to retain our deposit. I will attempt to get straight to the point of a very nightmarish experience.

Upon arriving we were given a yacht named Stella. After the first night we were on Stella at different times throughout the day we discovered RAT droppings. Yes, a Rat. The size of a fingernail. Droppings were on our beds. The skipper somehow convinced us that this could not possibly be the case as she has never heard of such a thing happening. We were just excited to be there and we thought maybe we were over reacting. (not)

The next day we discovered more droppings, eaten eggs, juice boxes emptied, an egg carton shredded, chocolates eaten, holes chewed in the walls of one of the cabins, and wholes chewed through bags. It was unsanitary, it was scary, it was disgusting, and health threating as many rats carry diseases. It was also VERY embarrassing to be among other chartered yachts. Imagine how disappointing this was for us.

Our skipper contacted the yacht week supervisors and eventually (they were very hesitant) and then decided it was unsafe and put us in a hotel for the night. We along with The Yacht Weeks employee (the skipper) did not stay on board that night. The next day, we missed a full day of sailing and scheduled activities, and were only left with the clothes on our backs.

We were told that the next day they would try to get us a new yacht and that WE would be able to transfer our belongings. We spent the whole day waiting for the yacht to come. Well, things didn’t along as smoothly as we were told they would. Navigare eventually came around 10pm that night with the new yacht, Linnea. They literally threw our things over to the new boat like trash and it was all piled up like garbage. We also found out that there had been problems with the first yacht Stella and that it had engine issues during our trip and our skipper felt uncomfortable sailing therefore it was towed.

Other than bringing us the other yacht, Navigare was less than apologetic.

We were told by our skipper that via social media, another skipper was aware of the issues with the Stella having Rats. I will spare you the rest, but we managed to continue on with our trip. When we reached the docks in Pareus, we were told that we would not get back our deposit because they had to bring us another yacht, not because there we damages. Again as stated above we did not cause any damages to either one of the yachts.

Other yacht week participants had broken windows, broken hinges, lost anchors, clogged toilets, etc. We didn’t have any damages to our yachts and it was noted. When we tried to confirm why they were keeping the deposit the reason given was because they gave us another yacht. But in our defense,we received another yacht due to the negligence of Navigare not to anything that was in our control.

To be clear as well, yacht week goers pay for their own fuel, we pay for a skipper to sail us for a week, food and drink, etc.

Considering that we were not given any other reason for the deposit being held we feel strongly that this is wrong on many levels. It is not in any of the documents or previous correspondence that this is a reason for the deposit to be held. It is very unfair to make up reasons on the spot as to why they would charge this amount. This was never agreed upon, or discussed and mainly not a part of the contract. (Also I have attached the description provided in writing as it is also listed on The Yachts Weeks internet page the reason for the deposit, and nowhere is it listed for providing a new yacht because of their negligence)

The documents they have submitted appear to be for disinfection and transfer.

They put us on a yacht with rats, a bad engine, and now they want to retain our deposit to fix their screw-up.

Additionally, I have never seen any of these forms provided by Navigare. All of the documents that I have received from you have never been released to me until now. The only thing I was given regarding the deposit was the receipt I have provided. You will see the name of my cousin Ikaya Parker because the trip in general was booked under her name. Unfortunately, the documents they sent to you are primarily in Greek and I cannot translate what they are trying to defend.

Thank you for your time and assistance in this unfortunate nightmare of a matter.

Dr. XXX Howard

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A London-based school friend booked a yacht and skipper on The Yacht Week  Greece one February and slowly filled up the nine spaces with friends and friends-of-friends.  After months of excitement we finally arrived on a Saturday in August to meet Richard, our skipper from Sweden and boarded the ‘Galene’ for the first time at Lavrio Marina. We stayed in the port the first night (despite prior communications saying we’d sail that afternoon) and went to Aqua Bar. It was a far bigger night than anticipated and shots kept arriving courtesy of fellow sailors.

We were the first kiwi boat of the summer. Other crews were from the USA, Canada, Spain, Netherlands, Ireland and the UAE.

The Yacht Week

Our first stop on the Yacht Week Greece (and perhaps my favourite) was Poros . We went for a walk and had pistachio ice cream and browsed the shops. Later we caught water taxi to ‘Love Bay’ for a swim at the beach before returning to where we’d docked for a Greek dinner at a local restaurant. Greek Salads, Calamari and Honey coated fried feta quickly became food staples for our trip. Most of our boat was still hung over from the night before so few of us stayed out late.

Poros The Yacht Week

At Ermioni , our second port we spent a lot of the afternoon jumping off the boat and attended a ‘day party’ (it started at 5.30pm) with table service. We got a bottle of Vodka and made a punch and (those of us still standing at 9pm) ate an amazing meal at a local restaurant.

Ermioni The Yacht Week

On the way to Plaka on Tuesday we swam in a bay near Paris Hilton’s holiday home and played on inflatable swans. Having seen The Bling Ring  the week prior and realising the girl is known for leaving her door unlocked I wouldn’t have minded swimming to shore.

Inflatable Swan

Once we reached Plaka we took part in a Volleyball tournament (eliminated first round, competition was tough) we jumped off some rocks as we’d seen local children doing and then attended a dinner at a long table set for 150. It was also Hana’s birthday so there was cake!

Plaka on The Yacht Week

Dhokos is a natural bay with no buildings meaning this was the only night we didn’t go out for dinner. All 15 boats were anchored and tied up to each other and we boat hopped and floated in the water on lilos and inflatables in shapes such as swans, dinosaurs and paddling pools.

Dhokos on The Yacht Week

Our final stop, Hydra , was a packed port with tourist prices. It was home at some point in time to The Rolling Stones, Leonard Cohen and The Onassis Family. Having been voted one of the top five crews of the week we were invited to cocktails at Sunset bar at sunset (fittingly).

Hydra on The Yacht Week

After a rough 5 hour sail we arrived back at Lavrio for our final night. We attended a pool party at a bar and bought a fair few of the rings sold at a street stall (7 Euros, 25 Euro’s, “That’s half price for you” at Hydra).

The not so glam no one warned me about when it comes to sailing with a group:

  • The toilets and showers on the boat (the place really went to the dogs around day 5)
  • Risk of designer sunglasses going overboard
  • Lost property – handbags, jewellery, shoes etc. left in bars or on other boats
  • People spewing off back of yacht.

My Yacht Week Review: If you’re single and looking to let loose and hook up for a week you’ll love the Greece Yacht Week. If not you may find yourself looking on in a slightly horrified manner for the first day or two but still loving it. Positioning yourself as ‘not afraid to leave the club first’ wins friends later in the week after a few late nights in a row when others would secretly also like to bail early. I’m told The Yacht Week Croatia is even more nuts – 60 to 80 boats compared to the 15 here and crazier parties.

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Worst Experience Ever

If you love to wait and wait and wait, then is the perfect place for you. It's a total nightmare, first day we wait to enter to the dock for about an hour. Next day was worst, 7 hours to dock and the only answer was, it is what it is. Parties are overcrowded at a point that you can't even move, well at least the ones that we didn't miss due to waiting. Please be safe and keep away of this hateful tourist trap

Date of experience : July 24, 2022

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2023 Croatia Route - 10/10 would recommend!

I went on the 2023 Croatia route with a group of 10 friends and we had the BEST time! TYW really goes above and beyond on the parties, events, meals (if you have a host), and overall experience. We also loved our skipper, Ashton, and host, Ashley!! I definitely recommend getting a host so you don't need to worry about food or keeping your boat in tip-top shape. Such an incredible time!!

Date of experience : June 02, 2023

Tahiti with Orlagh & Casey 🎉

Orlagh and Casey were absolutely amazing during our week in Tahiti & Bora Bora! Every event was carefully planned, and our meals were coordinated perfectly. They were also an amazing vibe to be around. Thank you for making my first yacht week so memorable. Maybe Turkey yacht week in the future?! :)

Date of experience : April 08, 2023

Bucket List Item

What an incredible opportunity to experience Croatia to the full with friends + beautiful strangers who soon become friends. Our skipper Simon and host Josh were absolutely incredible - they were thoughtful in their plans and recommendations, created unique experiences for our group and were extremely accommodating in allowing us to be group with our 3 other boats of friends. The ports were beautiful and the parties were lively. It was the perfect mix of rally and R&R. I highly recommend for all young people (or young at heart!).

Date of experience : June 24, 2023

1st Time Yacht Week Ultra Croatia Route

1st time on yacht week for the ultra Croatia route. My gf and I had an absolutely great time. The rest of the crew on our boat was awesome and we all shared some really fun nights and experiences together. I can’t say enough about our skipper and host, Liam and Rose. Our skipper was experienced and fun, very knowledgeable and doing what he could to make our days the absolute best. Rose blew us all away with her food everyday, and took so much time to help us plan, get where we needed to go, and was always so much fun and cared about us having a great time. We lucked out with those two and I would absolutely request them again if we went for round 2. Definitely want to make that happen!

Date of experience : July 08, 2023


Had an absolute blast on my first yacht week in Greece, our host Tilly (Matilda), was amazing, her food was so delicious and an absolute masterpiece to the eyes. Bost our host and skipper (Miki/Mikulas), went out with us in port to show us the ropes but let us explore on our own. We felt safe throughout our entire trip and trusted in the experienced crew and it made visiting Greece even better than I could have ever imagined. You don't see the overly tourist parts of Greece which are nice but so busy and overly Americanized, instead, TYW shows you true Grecian landscapes and towns that you still feel welcomed in. If you are on the fence or deciding on how to visit one of TYWs many locations I would highly suggest doing it through the yacht week and definitely requesting Miki or Tilly.

Date of experience : June 10, 2023

Hi Aly, Wooo thank you so much for this feedback! 🥳 So glad you were able to experience how stunning Greece is, and to explore Greece with The Yacht Week is the best way to travel! 🫶 Look forward to seeing you again soon! Best, Claudia

Lives up to the hype -- thank you Sarah & Riley!!

The Yacht week is a hardcore weeklong party that can make or break depending on your skippers, crew, host, and boat. (Pay for the cat and the host and the AC -- you will regret it if you don't). Our boat was a double-hulled catamaran and was awesome! The AC can be a little unreliable -- but it is better than nothing. Sarah is the best host I could have asked for. She prepared amazing food and I ate better than I normally do on land. She also took us to one super-special unnamed Croatian place. It was amazing. Riley our skipper was super fun as well. We did a cabin booking and lucked out with a very down-for-anything crew. The parties are legit. You will leave bruised and hungover and with scattered memories and it's all worth it.

Date of experience : August 28, 2023

Once in a lifetime experience - WILL be back!

From start to finish, TYW gave us a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will stick with me for the rest of my life. 9 of my friends and I spent the week in a catamaran with two of the most lovely staff of all time - Georgia (our skipper) and Olof (our host). They made our week incredibly special and will undoubtedly be the reason we return in the future. The parties, music, and event staff were amazing, the scenery was amazing, every aspect of this trip is exactly what we wanted it to be and more. If you’re interested in the best week of your life, stop reading this review and book right now.

Date of experience : June 06, 2023

Best trip of my life

TYW was the hands down the best week of my life! I loved how everything was planned for me and my entire group so all we had to do was party and enjoy our time. Our host Phoebe Hooker, and our skipper Euan Mackenzie helped to make our experience a 10/10. From booking the trip, to check in, to check out, everything was seamless and convenient. I highly recommend booking a trip with TYW if you want to make memories to last a lifetime 🤍

Date of experience : June 17, 2023

Niriis Love

Ayyyyyy! I’m not sure why the negative reviews but my friend and myself had such a great week on Greece. The parties were fun, beaches beautiful and still there was a bunch of time to lay back and enjoy everything going around you. A special thanks to our skipper Dom (PROMOTE HIM TO ROUTE MANAGER) and our hostess Rachel, they truly know how to run a yacht and keep the whole crew vibin. I didn’t get to meet a lot of the event crew but Luke was a doll and made sure to keep the morale going! 10/10 yacht week xx

Date of experience : July 21, 2023

Unreal experience

Sooo much fun!! Such a good mix of relaxing and partying. Our skipper and host were AMAZING! You should request them if you go!! Anders is the skippers name and Fleur is the host! Both incredibly people and super professional!

The trip of a lifetime

Words can’t even begin to describe this unforgettable trip… it was hands down the most incredible experience & trip of a lifetime! The Yacht Week team went above and beyond to execute a safe, well-organized, unique event with a variety of activities, something that everyone would enjoy, and brought our yacht party dreams to reality! On top of that, our hostess and skipper were fantastic and we’ll stay connected with them for years to come. 10/10 will be going back again!

Date of experience : September 09, 2021

TYW w27 - Thank-you to our skipper (Kelsie Goglia)

I had heard great things about yacht week from friends and socials but this experience was better than I ever could have expected. Everything went as smooth as possible from beginning to end and I wanted to personally give a shoutout to our skip Kelsie. She was professional whilst also really easy going, lots of fun and we all felt safe on board. She was able to bring our crew closer together and we all ended up becoming really great mates. Very grateful for the experience on yacht week and our skipper and host who had great recommendations and really made the most of each day and the experience overall. I was still travelling when the review via Day 8 was sent to me so didn't complete it at the time and I think it expired. Although wanted to specifically make sure I took the time post trip to write this because not often does a business and or staff member (skipper) leave such a positive impression. If I could please ask if this is passed onto the appropriate people. Look forward to doing yacht week again in the years to come !

Date of experience : July 01, 2023

Unbeatable holiday+party+friends combination

I've been twice and it's out of this world. It's only Burning Man that can beat it in terms of feeling like you are completely removed from the normal world and stepped into a world of only fun and play. You jump around between islands and party in otherworldly places.

The fourth time YachtWeek and still incredible

This is the fourth time I have booked a trip with TheYachtWeek and I was surprised again this time. At the beginning of the trip they say "it will be the best trip of your life" and it is. Without exaggerating... It's the best trip of your life every time! Be it the professionalism of the team, the breathtaking locations, the spectacular parties... everything, but really everything is more than perfect. All the guests, from all over the world, make this week a perfect experience! This year we were in Turkey and it brought me closer to the country and the people than I could have ever experienced with a private trip. I will definitely book a fifth and eighth trip with TYW as well. Many thanks to the team, especially the skippers and hostesses.

Date of experience : September 09, 2023

Bucket List - Check!

We were a group of four, decade-long friends who decided to strike The Yacht Week off our bucket list, and I'm happy to say that it was an incredible experience! The Croatian Adriatic islands are stunning, the parties were a ton of fun, we met a ton of interesting people from all walks of life, and loved all the exploring we go to do! What really made our experience special though were Zoe and Orlagh, our host and skipper. I’ve never had a better time gaining 10lbs than with Zoe’s cooking. Every breakfast, lunch and dinner was a culinary symphony of deliciousness, from blueberry pancakes, to pulled pork sliders, to glass noodle beef stir fry, to a million other things. She baked us banana bread. From scratch. On a f****** boat. Beyond her incredible culinary abilities, Zoe was a paragon detail-oriented helpfulness. Orlagh was no slouch either – she kept the boat in excellent condition, knew all the amazing swimming spots, kept us well ahead of schedule (and the other boats), and helped us out of a crappy situation or two. On a personal note, both girls were delightfully lighthearted, supportive, accommodating and all-around fun. Thank you Zoe and Orlagh – you made this a true bucket list experience for all of us

Date of experience : August 17, 2023

Trip of my life !!

Trip of my life !!! I would recommend and have been recommending this experience to everyone I’ve talked to about it. My skipper Simon and Host Kylie set the bar extremely high. They went above and beyond to make sure that my crew of 12 had the best week possible. Already invited them to come visit us whenever they can ! Truly loved every minute of my trip. Definitely an trip I’d love to do again. Having a host was the best decision we could have done because Kylie threw down in the kitchen and we weren’t hungry for a second all week. Food and hospitality was 10/10.

Hi Tamara, Thank you for your feedback! 🥳 Its lovely to hear that you not only had the trip of your life but you gained 2 new besties in your skipper and host! This is what we love to hear from our guests! Remember to request Simon and Kylie for your next trip within 7 days of making your booking and you will be able to sail with them again! 🙌 Best, Claudia

Time of a lifetime

Yacht Week was one of the coolest experiences of my life. Greece was incredible and the waters were gorgeous. Our boat was clean, our skipper Constantine was the man, and our host Marielle was an angel. The food, the parties, the islands...it was all 5 stars!

Date of experience : July 22, 2023

Unbelievable week!

What an unbelievable week! This was my 4th TYW destination and by far the best! The views, venues, and activities along this route cannot be beaten, and the always wonderful crew and event staff make it even better. You will not regret booking this!

Date of experience : May 11, 2022

forever the highlight of my summer

I’ve traveled all over the world and the yacht week has continuously been the highlight of my summers. the countries, sailing, activities, people, parties, are all incredible. I have been both with friends from home and as a solo traveler through crew finder and every experience I’ve had with the yacht week has been amazing. I recommend it to everyone, each route has something special and an amazing itinerary!

Date of experience : July 28, 2022


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Greece is well known as the cradle of European culture and boasts the longest coastline on the Mediterranean Sea. Located between Europe and Asia and surrounded by the Aegean, Ionian and Mediterranean seas, Greece has become a top yacht charter destination for sailors around the world. With 18 different bases we can provide numerous itineraries for you to explore the fabulous sailing grounds of Greece.

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Greece Yacht Charter Reviews with 12knots

Kieran Crowley

United States

“Our second time to charter through 12Knots”

Our second time to charter through 12Knots, luckily again Irina was our contact, again it was a painless, smooth process. No catches, no dropped messages, excellent value. The upfront price was the bottom line, no hidden extras. Surprisingly when I g…


Ven Dobrinov

“Everything was perfect!”

Dear Grigory, Everything was perfect! Thank you :) Please see the attached photo.

Alberto Goosen


“We had a great time in Greece”

We had a great time in Greece, the first three days we had constant 20-25knots of wind, so we were able to do a lot of sailing. The boat was also in good condition and everything in working order…the boat did however look a bit older than a 2018 mode…

Charlie Clarke

United Kingdom

“We had a lovely time and the boat was really easy to handle”

Grigory, we had a lovely time and the boat was really easy to handle and only about 5 months old. All the equipment was in really good order and everything worked without a hitch. We had a really good handover from Nomicos who got us through the chec…

Andrew Wade

“We enjoyed ourselves and have a bundle of stories we can now laugh about”

We’ve chatted about this a few times and how it be best addressed. I think constructively would be the best way. Overall the captains skill level, regard for safety, approach towards ensuring the guests are happy with the path and desires they are se…

Scott Moser

“I’ve booked a few times through 12 Knots”

I’ve booked a few times through 12 Knots, in Greece and Polynesia, and have had great experiences. Solid customer support… it’s great to have one person I can email anytime with questions!

“Our trip was fantastic!”

Our trip was fantastic, beyond expectations. Our skipper, Peter Papageorgiou, was the best, also.

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Greece Yacht Charters

Greece is a country in Southeast Europe, which is located in the Balkans. The country is embossed in four seas: the Aegean Sea, the Ionian Sea, the Cretan Sea, and the Mediterranean Sea . Due to its advantageous location, Greece possesses one of the longest coastlines in the world. This outstanding feature makes the country an incredibly famous sailing destination. Beautiful golden beaches along the island, emerald transparent waters, pine forests in the mountains, and extremely pleasant weather will not leave any sailor indifferent. Deciding to charter a shining yacht, you make an investment in unforgettable memories and the desire to come back as a matter of course. 

The reasons for which one must visit Greece are difficult to count as it has a lot to offer for everyone. Rich history, glorious past, impressive ancient buildings, delicious food and wine, an abundance of celebrations and festivals are waiting for you to explore the picturesque region. The pristine nature of Athens, Volos, Corfu, Kavala, and other Greek cities and perfect weather conditions create an ideal opportunity to rent a boat and melt into the pleasure.   

Sailing Conditions in Greece

Being situated in Southeast Europe, Greece welcomes sailors from around the globe to feel all the benefits of the Mediterranean climate. Hot and dry summers with rare precipitation and clear skies provide a good opportunity for yacht rental without any fear of possible rains and extreme winds. The average temperature during the summer period never drops below 20 ºC even at night. It is impossible to miss such great weather and not to go far in the sea on your sailboat to enjoy the 30 ºC heat in the daytime. Greek winters are usually colder, especially in those areas that are close to mountains. But they are not lingering and not so cold to somehow disturb dedicated sailors. The sailing season usually starts in March and continues up to November, bringing different sailing conditions to the island.

Best Times for Vacation in Greece

Having an intention to make the most of your sailboat vacation in the breathtaking destination, it is necessary to get acquainted with the weather conditions of the desired period. As a rule, the peak season of sailing occurs in the summer months and up to the end of September . This time features extremely high air and water temperature and a huge number of sailors even in the remote marinas. By the way, Greek summers are an ideal time for those who are ready to forget about sleep and party the whole night. One of the most important things to consider is that in July, the northern wind Meltemi comes to the shore and creates many hazardous obstacles for sailing.

Spring and autumn wind speeds and summer conditions force you to choose this time period if you are looking for peace and quiet. There is no extreme heat and strong winds, as well as no abundance of people. You still can enjoy going bareboat without any unpleasant conditions and immerse yourself into the same active and loud festivals and celebrations.

Sailing Difficulty Level

Greece has already gained its high popularity as one of the world’s best sailing destinations . Because of its climate and location, the country represents great sailing options for beginners and professional sailors alike. The weather changes require sailors to explore the weather forecast beforehand to select the desired time for coming and know what to expect. The level of difficulty is mostly predetermined by the Meltemi wind of 6-8 force. Blowing from July to September may scary fresh sailors and even become a challenge for experienced professionals. If you are not highly skillful and just do not have enough confidence to manage the vessel by yourself, consider booking a boat in spring or autumn. The absence of powerful winds will not spoil your first sailing experience but contribute to positive impressions.

If you are still not ready to face the open water, 12 Knots is glad to provide you with the help of a qualified skipper and an opportunity to hire a crew . Being focused on the needs and desires of every sailor, we offer either a skipper to help to refresh the memories of handling a boat or a complete training process in our sailing school. Both options are delivered at their best quality and reasonable price.

Main Charter Bases

Greece is an incredibly important sailing destination for 12 Knots. Welcoming thousands of happy sailors every year, the country has a lot of well-equipped marinas and good mooring options. Depending on the desired part of the country, preferred city, and climate peculiarities, you may select a perfect one. The team of 12 Knots spreads their professional services on more than 30 bases along the coast. You may rent a yacht or boat at bases situated in the most famous Greek cities and islands:

  • Santorini  and many others

Boat Types for Charters

Having a great number of bases in possession, 12 Knots aims to provide sailors with powerful sailboats from leading manufacturers. Approximately 6,000 vessels are now available for charter in Greece. Sailing yachts, catamarans, powerboats, gulets, and houseboats are waiting for your booking. Do not hesitate and contact our team to become an owner of a white shining boat at a good cost. It is advisable to perform booking beforehand to avoid disappointment and misunderstanding.

Other Information about Greece Sailing

Before diving into the images of future perfect sailing vacations, every sailor should be aware of some essential information about the intended place.

  • The official language is Greek, although English is also widely spoken, especially in tourist places.
  • Greece is the Euro zone; that’s why the official currency is Euro.
  • Greece is under the Schengen Agreement, which enables US citizens to enter the country without a visa and stay for no more than 90 days. For citizens of other countries, the consultation of the specialist is needed.

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