Venice Yacht Charter, Italy
In a city that’s surrounded by so much water, being afloat on a Itlay yacht charter vacation is a fantastic way to experience this classic Mediterranean city. Venice is one of the most romantic cities in the world, with its intricate web of canals, charming gondoliers, glorious renaissance architecture and narrow cobbled streets. Venice is an essential stop on any Adriatic yacht charter holiday. On your charter boat, take a cruise down the Grand Canal. From the deck of your charter yacht, you’ll be able to pass by sights such as the Ca'Foscari, Palazzo Grassi, Guggenheim Museum and the Accademia Bridge.
Leave your yacht charter and come ashore. Meander through the narrow side streets and boutique shops of Piazza San Marco. In the piazza, you’ll find St. Mark’s Basilica, a masterpiece of Venetian-Byzantine architecture. Next to it stands the commanding Clock Tower with its famous Moors, the giant bronze figures who have been striking the hours for over five centuries. Enjoy a sparkling Italian wine in a lavish sidewalk café, and enjoy as musicians serenade the crowds.
Wander into the colorful Murano and Burano districts to witness remarkable glass blowing. For seven centuries, glass blowers have been creating masterpieces. Take home a piece of historic art or a stunning Venetian mask.
Like most of the Mediterranean, the Italy's Venice area yacht chartering season generally runs from April to the end of October. The summer season for Italy is in July and August. This is also the high season as far as yacht charter goes. Other good times to charter your yacht is generally on either of the shoulder seasons (April-May and September-October), each side of the main summer season, as the temperatures are still comfortable, and the onshore tourists have yet to arrive in their largest numbers or have returned to their homes after a busy summer season.
The types of Italy yacht charter available include motor, sailing, skippered, crewed yachts, catamaran, power boat, sailboat, luxury yachts and the ever increasing super yacht charter.
Venice is simply a charming yacht charter destination. On any Italian or Adriatic Sea excursion, stop in and enjoy the culture, beauty and romance of Venice.