What’s more romantic than sailing off into the sunset and forgetting the world with the love of your life? Sailing is the perfect way to spend quality time with just the two of you. Here are eight romantic sailing destinations for you and your partner:
1. Pula, Croatia
Pula is a magical place in Croatia, with its blue seas, and ancient ruins, it is easy to get lost in the city’s beauty. It is the perfect place to hold hands, and walk aimlessly for hours. There are so many things to see with so much history, for example, you can visit the Pula Arena which dates back to 27 BC-68 AD. And if you get tired of sightseeing, you can sit back and relax by the turquoise waters of Hawaii beach. When travelling to Pula you can best rent a sailing yacht or catamaran from the city’s marina.
2. British Virgin Islands
Escape to the tropical Caribbean with the love of your life… your days will be full of crystal clear waters, colorful fish, the warm sun, and many piña coladas. This place is a haven for a couple that seek an adventurous getaway. The two of you can go snorkeling for the day at Devil’s Bay, or go diving in Angelfish reef. There’s really nothing these lush Islands don’t have to offer.
3. Lefkada Island, Greece
Close your eyes and imagine clinking your glasses of champagne while watching the sunset over the blue water. Lefkada Island is a breathtaking Greek Island located in the heart of the Ionian sea. It is definitely a romantic destination you do not want to miss, it offers gorgeous landscapes and exotic beaches. The best availability in sailing yachts and catamarans can be found in Lefkada city.
4. Amalfi Coast, Italy
The Amalfi Coast is a delicate and charming place. The backdrop of the tall mountains disappearing into the sea is nothing short of picturesque. Moreover, explore the charming Italian city, take incredible hikes with scenic views, and unwind with a glass of fine Italian wine while overlooking the sea. When you wish to explore the Amalfi Coast with a sailing yacht or catamaran, you can best depart from Salerno. This is the top of romantic sailing destinations!
5. The French Riviera, France
The French Riviera is rich with scenery from cozy villages to gorgeous beaches and coves. Immerse yourself in the extraordinary land and cuisine this area has to offer. Wander around the local markets, drive through the incredible landscape, enjoy some shopping, and see what this amazing place has to offer.
6. Hvar, Croatia
Hvar is an island that holds a lot of history, surrounded by 13th century walls and a square with a church from the Renaissance-era. There are many historic landmarks and natural monuments to be discovered here. Explore the lovely lavender fields, vineyards, and historic olive trees. Hvar offers island life as well as a richness of history and culture.
7. Vis, Croatia
Furthest from the mainland, this island is the least touristic of all the Croatian islands, so it feels special and more exclusive. While in Vis, visit the Blue Cave Vis, which is illuminated in shades of blue. Additionally, visit Stiniva beach, which is said to be one of the best beaches of Croatia. This beach has a series of cliffs that surround it and it is a stunning sight. When visiting Hvar of Vis, you can best depart from the Trogir/Split region with a sailing yacht or catamaran.
8. Spetses, Greece
Just a few hours from Athens, Spetses offers an elegant atmosphere, with Venetian mansions and unique boutique hotels. This island has yacht marinas, luxurious hotels, and refined dining. Further, In Spetses Town, cars are not allowed, so you can wander freely, undisturbed. Visit Spetses for an elegant and enchanting vacation.