A yacht charter through the Eastern Mediterranean is a cruise through history. Every time charter guests step of the yacht, they are transported through time to walk with the gods and kings who have walked the shores of Montenegro, Greece, Turkey and everywhere in between – spanning cultures as diverse as the coastline.
The Eastern Mediterranean has been increasingly popular destination for charter guests who are looking for the glamour of the Mediterranean but slightly off the beaten path. With a long and winding coastline, guests have a wealth of options to choose from Venice offers a beautiful start to an Eastern Mediterranean charter. The city’s major airport opens the Eastern Med up to the world.
Cruising east, Croatia is seeing a boom of private and charter yachts on its rugged shores. With more than a thousand islands to explore and just as many gorges and inlets as well as the bustling cities of Dubrovnik and Split, Croatia lets charter guests alternate between culture and nature. The next major charter yacht ports are in Greece, where guests can walk in the footsteps of philosophers and gods or just explore the country’s many islands that stretch from the western Ionian Islands in the Aegean Sea all the way to Turkey. Mykonos and Santorini maintain their glitterati status.
Moving into Turkey the transition into Asia and the Middle East begins to take hold. With one foot firmly in the West and one in the East, Turkey presents another opportunity for charter guests to explore a long-established culture and rugged, less-traveled coastline. Finding a charter yacht familiar with Turkey is ideal for finding hidden fishing villages and vast expanses of beaches. A charter through the Eastern Mediterranean provides guests with numerous opportunities for culture, shopping, nightlife, or outdoors activities – often in the same day!