Greece: a new destination awaiting your discovery!
Located in the Mediterranean region, the Greek
islands are the most recognized luxury charter
destination in the world. Chartering a yacht to visit these islands
is an enjoyable experience for both yachting connaisseurs and
vacationers. Thanks to chartering a luxury yacht, you
will see much more than expected during your luxury charter
When you charter a luxury yacht in Greece with SYC,
spare some time to visit such amazing sites as the Konossos Palace
in Crete or traditional vibrant tavernas in Corfu. With a wide
selection of outdoor activities available on these Greek islands,
everyone will be pleased to benefit from the best of cultural
richness and Greek cuisine, which will surely make your luxury
charter vacation a unique experience.
Sail your luxury charter mega yacht to the wonderful island of Crete!
Crete, the fifth biggest Mediterranean island, will
be the perfect stop on your amazing adventure in Greece! Previously
known as Candia, this island is characterized by a rich ecosystem
due to both a mild and hot Mediterranean climate much appreciated
by tourists longing for sunshine. Mountainous massifs on the island
will make you discover spectacular, unforgettable and breathtaking
sights. Situated on the southwestern coast of Crete, the
picturesque and ancient village of Matala owes its spectacular
views to its location. The dazzling panorama and the pursuit of
exoticism are the reasons why Matala is a top tourist destination.
Visit it with your luxury charter catamaran.
Discover Euboea with your luxury charter sailing yacht
This excellent island is a supreme destination for all the
adventurers among you! If you desire nothing more than solitude and
intimacy, white sandy beaches and impregnable views, sail your
luxury charter boat to Euboea. Not many tourist choose
to discover all the pleasures that the island's natural landscapes
have to offer. Quaint villages situated on mountainsides will
unveil their beauty and make the region worth exploring. While
visiting this magical island, berth your luxury
catamaran in the only seaside resort of Karistos and
let the town enchant you with the magnificent views.
Located on the Aegean Coast, the Greek island of Lesbos is worth
your time! With a coastline of 320km, this tourist-based island
offers an array of interesting features, such as omnipresent
ancient relics, a particular cuisine as well as religion, to this
day playing an important role in the Greek culture. Mediterranean
climate and an abundance of sunshine make the island the ultimate
luxury charter destination accessible aboard the SYC
charter fleet. Make sure to visit the splendid bays on the island's
interior, namely the gulf of Gera and the gulf of Kalloni. Other
natural landscapes include the Petrified Forest of Lesvos, a
natural park recognized by UNESCO. This site was formed on the
glorious island over 20 million years ago and it continues to
impress its visitors with the natural evolution.
The island of Rhodes is situated on the southeast Aegean coast, a
few kilometers away from the Turkish maritime border
between Cyprus and Greece. The outstanding island's history is both
mythical and picturesque. Helios was, according to the myth, the
first to see this beautiful island and became its protector.
Take advantage of the sun, sandy beaches and small local businesses
during the charter vacation of your dreams! One of the
Ancient World's Seven Wonders, the gigantic statue of Colossus of
Rhodes, will welcome you at the entrance to the the port of Rhodes.
Chios and its history are waiting to be discovered during your luxury charter vacation!
Only 8 km away from the Turkish border, Chios is a
small island ideal for exploration as it is home to many Greek
relics. Do not miss out on visiting Apollo's temple, widely known
as one of the most fabulous temples across the world. Chios is not
only recognized for relics and its religious culture, it is also
known for its rich but inglorious history, with one of the most
famous battles for independence in Greece resulting in a bloody
massacre of Chios.
Considered as Odysseus' ultimate stop before his grand return to
Ithaca, the Greek island of Corfu, bordering Albania, is located in
the western tip of Greece. This island is equally rich in
mythology. According to myth, Poseidon, god of the sea, kidnapped
Korkyra, a young nymph with whom he fell deep in love. This
picturesque island owes, therefore, its name to the young Korkyra.
In contrast to islands with white sandy beaches and crystal clear
waters, this archipelago is formed of beautiful pits and rocky
peaks unique to this region. And for all the less adventurous
souls, the island also offers warm sandy beaches and heavenly
landscapes along its coasts.
A lesson on ancient history on the island of Lemnos
Sail your luxury mega yacht to the small island of
Lemnos located in the northeastern part of the Aegean Sea. The
island will surely keep you busy while you visit the numerous
archeological sites such as the Cabeiri sanctuary where the Ancient
Greek gods were venerated. The town of Myrina and its port will
welcome you aboard your luxury charter boat and
present you will all the agricultural richness that it possesses,
from cereals to fruits such as melons, watermelons, figs and
grapes. The favorable Mediterranean climate is not only perfect for
crop cultivation, the sunshine of the region will make you spend
the most amazing luxury charter vacation ever!
Next stop: Samos. No cares aboard a luxury mega yacht!
Widely known for its arts and crafts such as red pottery, bronze
creations and jewelery, Samos is the perfect island to fill you
with lifelong memories, nowhere else to be found. You will easily
get to the island aboard your luxury charter yacht.
And if you hear your inner voice whispering you should visit the
first temple built in the honor of Hera, the Heraion of Samos, no
one will tell you otherwise. You will not regret visiting this
temple whose only remaining column is still standing centuries
later and is considered a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1992.
Cuisine: originality and novelty aboard your luxury charter yacht!
Nothing will hold you back from mooring your luxury charter
boat in Lemnos or Rhodes in order to supply your fridge
with Greek specialties. Despite a rich and evolving culture,
Greece's cuisine is to this day confused with
Mediterranean cuisine. One word fit to describe
Greek cuisine is “freshness”. With rich origins, Greek culinary
identity is based on a mix of different tastes combining spices
with healthy, fresh products. As the know-how was passed on from
generation to generation, the country developed a cuisine rich in
flavors and scents.
Discover tzatziki, a cucumber and garlic-based yogurt, pita,
souvlaki (combining pita and grilled meat) or moussaka- a meat and
vegetable casserole with béchamel sauce. Many more recipes are
yours to discover in this fabulous land, both in restaurants or on
deck of your luxury charter mega yacht. Savor the
specialty rich dishes prepared for you by the chef aboard your
And to accompany all the delicacies, savor a glass or two of wine,
the beverage of the gods. Greeks cultivate grapes in rocky,
limestone vineyards and their wines remain renowned for their
One of the advantages of a charter yacht vacation is
that you are the one to decide on your next destination and to plan
your day. If you prefer to spend a tranquil day sunbathing on the
flybridge of your luxury catamaran, no one will tell
Navigate your luxury sailing yacht to Greece and
experience the magic of a lifetime, an adventure that everyone is
dreaming of. Take advantage of the sun in the most popular charter
months of July and August and live the good life aboard of your
luxury charter yacht.