Ideal for Summer Season
Blending class, charm and idyllic natural beauty, the neighbouring Mediterranean islands of Sardinia and Corsica are two of the world’s finest charter destinations. Yet, barely 10 miles apart, both have distinct personalities best discovered on a seven-day yacht charter. The French island of Corsica captivates with its wild coastlines, mountainous national parks, fishing villages and ancient walled towns, while Italian island Sardinia is rich in gorgeous sun-kissed beaches, mystical archaeological sites and high-end dining options
- Day 1
Embark in Bonifacio Distance: 35 nm*
After welcome drinks on board, it's possible to take a short cruise to the beautiful Lavezzi Islands. Swim and snorkel in the turquoise waters or simply relax on the yacht before heading back to Bonifacio.
The ancient town itself occupies a spectacular clifftop position above the harbour carved from limestone cliffs. Follow the medieval streets into Old Town where you can discover the ancient citadel that overlooks the water or wander to one of the many local cafes and restaurants for a late lunch.
- Day 2
Relax in Porto VecchioDistance: 50 nm*
After a leisurely breakfast on board, cruise up the south-east coast to Porto Vecchio.
Stop for lunch at one of the gorgeous bays, such as Golfe de Rondinara or Golfe de Santa Giulia. There are many eateries to choose from to peak the pallets of any guests. Whether you're looking for traditional cuisine to gourmet restaurants, Porto Vecchio has something for you. If you're interested in unwinding in privacy, you may want to take your tender to Hotel Mariosa and relax on their private beach.
Port Vecchio is an interesting port to explore. Similar to Bonifacio, this town has many ancient medieval remnants. Their old town is also perched atop a hill overlooking the port and provides a breathtaking view of the Mediterranean as well as the eastern face of Corsica.
- Day 3
Discover the Glamour of Porto CervoDistance: 40 nm*
On this day of your yacht charter, you will cruise southwards to Sardinia's glitzy capital, Porto Cervo.
On your way, you will skim the islands that make up the La Maddalena archipelago, where you may wish to anchor for an hour or two and enjoy the cool refreshing waters. You will lunch onboard as you proceed to Sardinia's Costa Smeralda.
There is plenty for you to do in this celebrity-studded hotspot; go shopping in the many designer boutiques or experience the sophisticated dining at Blu or Quattro Passi Al Pescatore. In the evening the town comes alive and opens up many possibilities. We recommend that you pay a visit to Billionaire Club if you wish to ring in the end of your third day with a bang.
- Day 4
Find Serenity in Santa TeresaDistance: 50 nm*
Today you and your guests will venture to the Northern tip of Sardinia to the charming port of Santa Teresa.
You may still have a few hours to enjoy your morning in Porto Cervo where you can visit Phi Beach Club for a delightful breakfast overlooking the water. En route to Santa Teresa, your luxury charter yacht will pass La Maddalena once more, where you can spend a few hours if you wish. When you arrive you will notice how Metropolitan this port is compared to many of the other hotspots you have visited.
With plenty of secluded beaches dotted around, you and your guests will be guaranteed complete privacy wherever you anchor. There are many stores, gallerias, and markets that you can visit for a spot of souvenir shopping. History buffs would benefit from a trip to the ancient settlement and excavation site, Lu Brandal.
- Day 5 and 6
The Romantic Cove of ProprianoDistance: 40 nm*
On this day you and your guests will return to the island of Corsica.
After crossing the Strait of Bonifacio, your motor yacht will cruise northwards along the south-west Corsican coast to Propriano. Secluded in a protected cove, this luscious port is surrounded by greenery and rolling hills, providing the most romantic backdrop. Anchor along the coast and snorkel, swim, or relax in one of the scenic bays.
You will spend two days in this postcard-perfect destination, giving you enough time to explore the boutiques, cafes, and bars, and mingle with locals of this quaint port.
The hillside town of Sartene is only a short taxi ride away and provides many luxurious restaurants to dine at. You will find yourself overlooking the ocean, cocktail in hand, considering remaining there forever.
- Day 7
Disembark in Bonifacio
On this day you will end your luxury yacht charter in the port of Bonifacio.
You will have a few hours in the morning to enjoy some water sport and breakfast one final time. When you arrive in Bonifacio you may want to revisit some of your favourite attractions before your flight back home. You may even want to extend your trip by staying the night in one of the many luxury hotels of the port and reflect on the memories you and your guests have made while on your trip.
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*All distances are approximate