The Dodecanese Islands are ideal for chartering a sailing yacht. Plan your sailing holidays in Greece and you can enjoy all the Dodecanese Islands while you are on board.
The Dodecanese area in Greece consists of 32 islands, and so a Dodecanese yacht charter is a wonderful way to see the full beauty and history of all in the best way - by water. Dodecanese islands are close to Turkey, so if you don’t prefer to charter a mega yacht in Athens, you can rent a sailboat from Rhodes or elsewhere. Explore historic temples and cosmopolitan beaches by day, and experience the sophisticated restaurants and famous clubs during the sunset. For those who love adventurous holidays, climb to the volcanic crater in Nisyros Island, do bareboat sailing in Kos. The Dodecanese islands, by a motor yacht are totally a different experience as their landscape differs a lot; some are flat with lunar surface and others green and mountainous.
During the summer time, especially during July and August, the winds in ports of the islands of Tilos, Karpathos and Astypalaia Patmos, Kalymnos, Kos, Nissiros, can be very strong, even if the wind in the sea is weak. The temperature in the summer may reach 35° C, although the average temperature is less. Therefore, the sailors need to be well prepared for every weather condition and have the appropriate equipment!
All in all, Dodecanese represent a fantastic choice for chartering yacht in Dodecanese!