Yachtsman's Sailing Basics for Chartering


Local Basic Guide For Yacht Charterers in Greece.

Sailor's and Charterer's sailing basic guide for pleasure boating on Greek waters.  Local sailing basic information for pleasure boating to Greek islands:  Chartering info - Local conditions - Navigation - Sails - Marinas in Greece - Weather forecast areas - Marine glossary - Maps, etc

About Yacht Chartering

2019 Chartering periods:

D (very low) April, October, November.   C (low) 28/April - 08/June & 21-28/Sept.    B (medium) 08/June -20/July  &  24/August -21/Sept.    A (high) 20/July -24/August.  

Information below it is merely informational only

CAUTION: Information regarding navigation, mooring and general boat handling is just advice and suggestions under certain conditions and should NOT be used as it is for navigational purposes. The skipper of any vessel has the ultimate responsibility to judge and decide the necessary actions required in each case separately and which must be based on his/her own estimates and on his/her own data and not only on the information found at ''.

Map of Greece   Map 1 of meltemi wind   Map 2 of meltemi wind   Navigation Areas 

About Local Winds & Weather Conditions

Greek Marinas Name List

Navigation and Maps

Sailboats Layouts


Marine glossary English - French