Rent a Yacht in Turkey
Rent a Yacht in Turkey is the practice of renting, or chartering, a sailboat, motor yacht or gulet and travelling to various coastal or island destinations in Turkey and Greece. This is usually a vacation activity, but it also can be a corporate event.
There are two main kinds of charter: bareboat and crewed yacht charter. Bareboat charters involve a person hire a boat and skippering it themselves. Cv Yacht Charter also offer courses to teach basic seamanship and prepare people for bareboat chartering. We also sometimes provide skippered charters, meaning that boat comes with a skipper but no additional crew.
Crewed Yacht Charter means the yacht comes with a crew. This can be anything from a 35-foot boat with a husband-and-wife team serving as captain and chef to a 300-foot Mega Yachts with a squad of 30 or more crew members including stewardesses, engineers, mates, deckhands, scuba dive masters, and the like.
There are also two sub categories of yacht charters:
1. Un-inspected passenger yachts. Also known as 6-packs which are so named because they carry only six or fewer passengers. All captains start out by getting their “six-pack” licence.
6-pack yachts are great for smaller groups of six or less, and these yachts have a variety of types and sizes. For example, six packs can be sailing yachts, fishing boats, or power yachts and anything in between. While this type of charter is the least expensive of the two, you will still need a licensed captain, or skipper with you at all times. On six-pack charters you can choose your menue and the type of cruise you wish to take be it bay sailing or an ocean voyage.
2. Inspected passenger ships. Inspected charters are designed to carry groups large than six passengers. These charter vessels can range from large sailing yachts to dinner cruise ships. These charters are designed to carry up to several hundred passengers. Inspected vessels can offer many different features that an un-inspected passenger yacht can not. Features like catering, live music, or a DJ are available on these larger ships.
Several factors determine the cost of a charter, including the size of the yacht, its age, its pedigree, the number of crew, and the destination. The worldwide range of charter prices (per person per week) is estimated to be from $1000 up to and in excess of $20,000.
Megayacht or Superyacht that are over 150-foot to 300-foot is estimated respectively to fe from $ 45,000 up to $ 700,000 (per week)
Skippered yacht charter mean that the yacht is rented with a professional crew consisting of a skipper/captain who is responsible for the maneuvering of the yacht. In several cases the skipper is aided by other crew members as well.
Skippered charter is normally used for larger yachts for which a skipper/captain with documented special nautical skills and experience is required.
An example of skippered charter is the so-called “Blue Cruises” that operated with different gulets, a type of yachts that have been built in Turkey for several hundred years. There are many such gulets used for skippered charter also in Greece.
Rent a yacht in Turkey with Cv Yachting and feel the Mediterranean breeze on your face.