You will be amazed by the discounts we offer to our clients,
when booking directly with us!
The booking procedure for your next sailing holidays in Greece and Greek islands couldn't be easier.
1.The easiest way to make an initial inquiry regarding a bareboat yacht charter, or a crewed/Skippered yacht charter, is by sending us an inquiry form.
2.Maximum within 24 hours upon receipt of your inquiry form, we will send you complete and detailed offers, with a variety of available yachts, meeting your requirements.You can also explore our website to find yacht information with photos, specifications and layouts, and if you find a specific yacht of your preference, you can ask for availability. We also suggest that you visit our Special offers as well as our Destinations pages, where you can find suggested itineraries and information about the Greek islands.
3.As soon as you agree with one of our offers, then you will be requested to send us your details (address, tel. number etc.), sailing certificates for skipper, (According to the Greek law and port authorities, to charter a bareboat yacht in Greece, it is required for two members of the crew to have sailing experience and abilities to sail and navigate the yacht, and at least one of them to have a sailing certificate officially authorized to his/her country (Skipper). If the second member (co-Skipper) has no sailing certificate of any kind, it may be required to fill in an official statement declaration for his/her sailing ability and experience.This official statement will be normally filled prior embarkation.) Passport or ID details/copies, so that we can issue your charter contract and send it by email, for you to sign and send it back to us by email. If you prefer this paperwork to be done by post mail this is possible as well. Your charter contract will include in detail, the charter yacht, the exact dates, the Base port and the total price. No extra charges will arise during your charter. If you order any additional extras (options), you will be informed of their price in advance, which will also be stated on your booking.
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4.Upon offer acceptance, and signing the contract, the advance payment 50% of the total charter price is due, in order for your booking to be valid. Discovery yachting account and payment details will be sent together with the contract. The balance payment is to be paid until four weeks prior embarkation or later only upon request. Refundable Guaranty-security Deposit as per your offer will be collected by our staff in marina base before embarkation, via Credit Card. (VISA, MASTERCARD & AMERICAN EXPRESS).
5.Two weeks or earlier prior to embarkation, you should send us your crew list, copies of skipper’s sailing license credentials, co-skipper’s sailing license credentials or sailing experience summary and your arrival details (Flight Number, ETA, Cell phone number). Also please don’t hesitate to contact us if you need any further arrangements from Discovery Yachting such as provisioning, transportation from the airport, hotel reservation etc. Finally getting closer to the embarkation date you will receive your Boarding pass with all necessary Marina Base information, details for the contact persons, yacht pier, local contact numbers etc.and you will be ready to experience amazing sailing vacations in Greek islands and the legendary yachting in Greek seas.