BAREBOAT, SKIPPERED OR CREWED YACHT CHARTER IN CROATIA
PORER, AUTHOR: IGOR ZIROJEVIĆ, SOURCE: CROATIAN TOURIST BOARD, WWW.CROATIA.HR
BAREBOAT YACHT CHARTER– you charter a yacht and skipper it by yourself. Sailing experience adequate to the boat's size and recognized license are the only conditions for booking this type of charter.
SKIPPERED YACHT CHARTER – you charter a yacht and hire a local skipper to manage it for you. Benefit from the skipper's local knowledge of the most interesting places to visit, the most beautiful bays for swimming, the funniest nightlife spots and the restaurants offering the most delicious local delicacies. If you wish the skipper can also teach you a bit of sailing.
CREWED YACHT CHARTER – you charter a yacht and hire a local crew: skipper and hostess. The skipper will take care of the navigation and the hostess will buy groceries, prepare breakfast and light lunches, wash dishes, clean the galley and the cockpit.
The starting point to decide between the mentioned types is whether you are an experienced and licensed sailor or not. If you are you can book a bareboat yacht charter, but also you can opt for the skippered or crewed charter if you want more relaxing holidays. If you are not licensed and experienced sailor than skippered or crewed charter are the options that you can further choose from.
In the blogs to follow read in more details about each type of yacht charter with the detailed specifications of the costs involved.