Sailing Corfu – Explore the highlights of one of the most interesting Greek islands
Corfu Island, located in the Ionian Sea and at the northwest of Greece, is the perfect spot to sail around on your next vacation. Impressive top luxury resorts will greet you from the shoreline all around its coast. It is the ideal luxury vacation for those who enjoy top quality holidays.
Corfu is the second biggest island of the Ionian Islands and it is considered as a municipality unit. It also includes the smaller islands of Mathraki, Ereikoussa, and Othonoi.
Corfu city, the most important city and municipality unit of Corfu Island, is unbelievably rich in cultural spots. Needless to say, UNESCO has declared its historic city centre as a World Heritage Site. Did you know? The first Modern Greek University was founded in Corfu. Do not miss the opportunity to visit all the famous buildings such us the Ionian Parliament, the Palace of St. Michael, the Catholic Cathedral, the Maitland Rotunda, and the Reading Society, among others. Corfu city centre is where most activities are held. Wandering around the city streets will give you an idea of one of Greece most interesting historical cities.
When renting a catamaran in Corfu you will have the opportunity to discover one of Greece most amazing places. Home to lots of unbeatable views, the island of Corfu stands as the place to explore on a cruise vacation.
With regards to its weather, the astonishing island of Corfu enjoys a warm weather for most of the year; with the highest temperature reaching about 27 Celsius degrees during the month of July. Although sailing in Corfu is a vacation to have at any time of the year, it is definitely most enjoyable during the summer: the weather is perfect for sailing and sunsets are as breathtaking as ever. We encourage you to visit during the months of July and August.
Getting to Corfu city is super easy as it is one of the most well-connected islands of Greece and it is also known for having one of the most effective road networks. If you are not in the country yet, you can either take a plane to the not-so-long-ago renovated international airport of Ioannis Capodistrias (it takes between 2 to 3 hours from most Europeans airports) or you can also take a ferry. Italy to Corfu is one of the most popular routes.
Sailing Corfu is the perfect experience to share with your family and friends, and the perfect time to start exploring is now.
What to bring for your private Catamaran in Corfu
Before embarking in, most probably, one of the most amazing experience you’ll ever have, let’s go through your packing list together! We know you are super excited with your upcoming trip to Greece so let us do a must-bring to my Sailing in Greece holiday list for you.
As crazy as it might sound, packing the wrong items or forgetting important things can ruin the fun for you and your fellow travellers. So let’s make sure you pack what you need to make the most out of sailing in one of the most amazing Greek Island.
Once you decide to rent a Catamaran in Corfu, for those of you wanting to upgrade your luxury vacation and take it to the next level, we offer you the possibility of hiring a professional Captain as well as a gourmet chef to cook for you during your entire voyage around the crystal waters of the Ionian Sea. How awesome is that?
Some few essentials you should not forget include sunscreen (preferably +50 and waterproof), hats or caps, sunglasses, one outfit to use at night if it gets cold, and one outfit to use while visiting the cities and villages. We love being barefoot or wearing sandals but you would definitely need walking shoes when exploring the cities.
When booking your Catamaran in Corfu do not hesitate to contact our crew, they will provide you with all the necessary information regarding Corfu and what catamaran to choose according to your preferences.
If you are into some specific water sports like fishing or snorkelling, some of our catamarans come with all the gear you need to practice your favourite hobby. Nevertheless, equipment varies depending on the type of catamaran, so make sure you check with our crew prior to making a booking. Our team members will love to help you decide which catamaran better suits your needs!
Now you are all set-up for the most amazing experience of your life! Start packing!