Egypt Yacht Charter

Egypt is a land of mystery covering a total landmass of 390,000. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world. Egypt is the world’s 29th largest country by landmass and it is known for its ancient monuments such as the Pyramids of Giza, Luxor and Aswan. One of the ‘not-to-be-missed’ attractions is the excursion on the Nile River. The Nile River is one of the longest rivers in the world covering a distance of 6,700 kms. All the attractions of Egypt can be incorporated into a personalized Egypt yacht charter itinerary, where you can relax in luxury on board, while you cruise from destination to destination. For the list of yachts available for Egypt yacht vacation and Red Sea yacht charter, don’t hesitate to get in touch with our experience charter brokers here
 
Cleopatra's Bath - Egypt - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board
 
Cleopatra's Bath - Egypt - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board
 
One of the Oldest Yacht Charter Resorts
 
Egypt is known as one of the oldest yacht charter holiday resorts in the world. The Egypt yacht charter experience is quite different from other traditional yacht charter grounds such as the Mediterranean or the Caribbean. In Egypt you will come across number of ancient civilizations, which date back to 5,000 years. The Romans and the Greeks found Egypt to be a favorite destination in the old times. Egypt is known for its impressive monuments and pyramids of Giza. 
 
Egypt - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board Egypt - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board Egypt - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board
Egypt Yacht Charter Vacations - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board
 
There are many luxury resorts offering world-class services and your charter itinerary might include a few nights in one of the best resorts, if you wish. In your yacht charter itinerary you can include river activities such as fishing. Aboard your yacht you could choose to indulge in a romantic dinner with your partner underneath the starry skies. The effervescent nightlife of Egypt is well known and there are plenty of nightclubs to visit. Egypt serves as an all in one yacht charter destination package that consists of sound, life excitement, charm and visual beauty.
 
The Sphinx - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board Camel Rides In Giza - Photo  credit to Egypt Tourism Board   Temple of Dendera - Egypt - Image Credit to Egypt Tourism Board
The Sphinx, Camel Rides in Giza & The Temple of Dendera - Images courtesy of Egypt Tourism Board
 
Journey to Ancient Civilizations
  
A traditional yacht charter holiday in Egypt is dominated by the ancient heritage structures, Sphinxes and Pyramids. However, there are many more important and different destinations in case you are not inclined much towards history and ancient civilizations. You can take your yacht to the northern part of Egypt, which has its fair share of attractions. You should not miss visiting attractions such as Abu Simbel, Aswan, Luxor and Alexandria. 
 
The Egypt yacht charter holiday consists of 6 major tourists centres, each with its own appeal and flavour. Cairo and its nearby areas such as Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada are interesting places to visit. You can also add a visit to the markets in Cairo, which sell traditional local produce and products. The markets in Egypt are called souks. Alexandria in the Mediterranean Sea is well-worth adding to your Egypt yacht charter itinerary.
 
Hilton Alexandria Beach - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board
 
Hilton Alexandria Beach - Image credit to Egypt Tourism Board
 
Summary
       
When it comes to yacht charter vacation in Egypt there are numerous great destinations to choose from. You can either take a yacht cruise on the Nile river and or go for the more popular Red Sea yacht charter or cruising the Mediterranean Sea. The city of Cairo and the nearby destinations boast of diverse attractions that you can include in your Egypt yacht trip. There are fine resorts to stay at and fine restaurants to savour some of Egypt’s specialties served by the best Chefs in the region. Don’t forget to visit the main attractions such as Lake Nasser. 
 
Below you can read the latest news related to the superyacht industry and yacht charter in Egypt, as well as look through some of the yacht possibly available for rent in this area. For a personalized list of charter yachts that could best suite your needs, budget and desires, please do contact us here.   
 

 

Egypt Superyacht & Yacht Charter News

Eye-catching Sunseeker Predator 108 Motor Yacht ICU Star of M6 and L’Equipe TV Shows
The Sunseeker Predator 108 Yacht “ICU” pictured during filming in El Gouna, Egypt
The last week of April 2015 saw the breath-taking Sunseeker Predator 108 super yacht ICU feature in shows for M6 and L’Equipe TV. The shows were filmed in El Gouna on the Red Sea, in the beautiful Egypt yacht holiday location.
New exclusive dealer for OTAM in Egypt
OTAM 80 Yacht underway
Planet Navis has been appointed as new exclusive dealer for OTAM in Egypt. The company is situated in the heart of the Red Sea at Hurgada.
Opening of Sanlorenzo Egypt
T.Khalil-M.Viti
Sanlorenzo Egypt has been recently open as the all-new brand representative, positioned on the exotic Red Sea Coast, a beautiful Egypt yacht charter destination.
ART MARINE Marinas becomes Manager and Operator of Soma Bay Marina
Soma Bay Marina in the breath-taking Middle East yacht charter location - Egypt
ART MARINE Marinas has been appointed as operator and manager of Soma Bay Marina, positioned in the lovely Middle East yacht charter location - Egypt.
Mulder 92 Flybridge motor yacht MIMI sails from Egypt to Barcelona
Mulder 92 Flybridge superyacht MIMI
This summer, the Mulder flagship, the 28-metre superyacht Mimi, sailed from Port Said in Egypt to Barcelona in Spain. This lovely Mulder 92 Flybridge vessel traveled 1600 nautical miles at an average speed of 12 knots.

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Forbes Middle East 2016 Travel & Hospitality Guide : Life on a Superyacht featuring CharterWorld
CharterWorld featured in the latest 2016 Forbes Middle East Travel & Hospitality Guide, talking about life aboard luxury charter yachts and exclusive floating vacations.
100+M Mega Yacht Project MISTRAL Splashes At Lurssen
Mistral at Lurssen - Photo ©Andreas Jens
Lurssen shipyard will launch a spectacular yacht this weekend - a 106 metre project called Mistal, designed by Espen Oeino.
More About 90m MOONSTONE Superyacht Project Revealed by OCEANCO
Moonstone DP014 by Oceanco
MOONSTONE, the latest concept coming from the respected luxury yacht constructor Oceanco, represents a unique mega yacht with innovative use of light and surprising design features.
New 90m MOONSTONE mega yacht project by Oceanco
90m Oceanco E-MOTION - No image of mega yacht MOONSTONE is available at the present - Image courtesy of Oceanco
Luxury yacht builder OCEANO is getting ready to unveil yet another one of its exciting new projects, the mega yacht project MOONSTONE, measuring 90 metres in length, at the upcoming Dubai International Boat Show in early March.
NEW SF40 Superyacht SERENITY by Mondomarine completes her first transcontinental voyage
Arrival of SF40 Serenity by Mondomarine in Dubai
Built by Mondomarine, the brand new SF40 motor yacht SERENITY has successfully completed her inaugural transoceanic voyage en route to the upcoming Dubai International Boat Show, where she will be on display. The event will run from March 1 to 5, 2016.
Three Majesty Superyachts by Gulf Craft among World Superyacht Awards 2016 Finalists
Gulf Craft among World Superyacht Awards 2016 Finalists
No less than three Majesty superyachts by Gulf Craft - Majesty 155 ESCAPE, Majesty 135 JEWEL and Majesty 122 NASHWAN, have been nominated for the prominent World Superyacht Awards 2016. The winners will be announced in May.
Supremely seaworthy Riviera 77 Enclosed Flybridge Yacht to be showcased at Dubai International Boat Show 2016
77 Enclosed Flybridge - The flagship of the Riviera fleet
This year's Dubai International Boat Show will host the flagship of Riviera’s high-performance fleet, the 77 Enclosed Flybridge yacht. This lovely vessel provides comfortable accommodation across four staterooms, including a full-beam master cabin.
Sunreef Yachts to participate in Dubai International Boat Show 2016
Sunreef Yachts to attend DIBS 2016
Sunreef Yachts has announced their presence at next month's Dubai International Boat Show. During the event, the prestigious Polish catamaran builder will present such striking concepts as the 150 Sunreef Power.
Dubai International Boat Show 2016 to showcase new visitor experience
Dubai International Boat Show
For the first time, the upcoming 24th Dubai International Boat Show will feature the all-new activity-based offerings, including watersports, first-time-ever beach access and on-yacht dining experiences.
Imposing 162M Giga Yacht DUBAI at anchor in Dubai
Imposing DUBAI at anchor - Photo by Ade Owens
Currently the third largest superyacht in the world, the breath-taking 162-metre DUBAI was spotted at anchor in Dubai by Ade Owens. Spanning over seven generous decks, she can comfortably sleep 24 guests and 88 crew.