Charter a boat in Sicily is the ideal way to visit the different territories of Italy and discover its various facets.

The largest of the Mediterranean islands, located only a few nautical miles from « the boot » and surrounded by Aeolian islands, Sicily occupies a strategic position in the heart of the Mediterranean.

Formerly inhabited by the Scandinavian, African and European peoples, Sicily has today become a very cosmopolitan mixture marked by the many traces left by different civilizations: Greek temples, Roman ruins, Byzantine domes ...

Your sailboat (or motorboat) will make you travel both between the various places of interest of Sicily and the Aeolian Islands.
This charter will allow you to reconcile the relaxing atmosphere of the holidays with cultural outings during which you will not stop learning.

While sailing, you will discover the rhythmic lifestyle of Sicilian "la dolce vita", where the social life is animated by the late discussions and characterized by a cordial...

Charter a boat in Sicily is the ideal way to visit the different territories of Italy and discover its various facets.

The largest of the Mediterranean islands, located only a few nautical miles from « the boot » and surrounded by Aeolian islands, Sicily occupies a strategic position in the heart of the Mediterranean.

Formerly inhabited by the Scandinavian, African and European peoples, Sicily has today become a very cosmopolitan mixture marked by the many traces left by different civilizations: Greek temples, Roman ruins, Byzantine domes ...

Your sailboat (or motorboat) will make you travel both between the various places of interest of Sicily and the Aeolian Islands.
This charter will allow you to reconcile the relaxing atmosphere of the holidays with cultural outings during which you will not stop learning.

While sailing, you will discover the rhythmic lifestyle of Sicilian "la dolce vita", where the social life is animated by the late discussions and characterized by a cordial and friendly reception of the inhabitants. You will be immersed in a social dimension to the Sicilian, with people living outside of their homes and whose importance is focused on loved ones.

Rich of their traditions, do not miss to live like the Sicilians: go to the market, taste the culinary specialties, train in the cafes ... Returning to your habits will seem to you more than difficult!

Strong of its cultural identity, you will find the past of Sicily everywhere in the island. At the architectural level, the traces left by the civilizations are numerous and are found in the style of the buildings like the temples with colonnades, Greek theaters, vestiges. You will better understand this influence in large cities like Palermo, where Roman, Byzantine, Arabic and Norman influences are omnipresent. Sicily also has typical picturesque villages characterized by colorful houses and narrow streets.


Rent a catamaran in Sicily will make you furrow the most beautiful corners of the island. On board of your boat, reach the paradisiac beaches and the beautiful coves, let yourself be seduced by the contrast between forest, mountain and coastline. To the east, you will see Etna, a volcano whose history and beauty are improbable and that will give you the impression of walking on the moon when you walk on its old black lava flows.


Your sailboat will take you into magnificent historic ports like the one in Palermo and will also take you off the beaten track by sailing to the islands including the Aeolian Islands (Lipari, Salina, Stromboli and Vulcano), where you will discover other facets of Italian cultural identity.


Summer destination par excellence, Sicily, located in the heart of the Mediterranean will bring you a change of scenery and will allow you to sail in exceptional conditions.

Sicily has a Mediterranean or coastal climate with mild, wet winters and hot, dry summers pefect for yacht charter. The summer season can often seem long, as Spring and Autumn offer a continuation of the warm temperatures and long hours of sunlight. The warm Mediterranean climate, along with an almost total absence of frost, allows Sicily to grow an abundance of crops.

 
itinerary 1 : 7 days from Palermo
itinerary 2 : Aeolian Islands

Sicily: When and Where to Go

Covering a total area of 9,927 sq mi (25,711 km²), Sicily, or Sicilia as Italians call it, is actually reckoned to be the biggest island in the

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