Frequently asked questions
Where can you sail to?
Sailing destinations are abundant and varied, from lively destinations in the Mediterranean sea, amongst them being Greece, Croatia, Turkey, Italy or Spain, to exotic destinations such as the Seychelles, Thailand, Australia and of course the Caribbean islands: BVI, Saint Martin,
Grenadines, Cuba, and so on.
In which type of yacht do you sail?
Possibilities are plentiful – Sailing yacht, Catamaran, Motor boat, Gulet, Luxury fully crewed yachts and more.
What experience or sailing license is required?
The appropriate qualification is a coastal sailing license of any type: for example, an IYT
bareboat charter or an ASA 104 bareboat skipper, or any other similar qualification. There are leasing agencies where it is sufficient to just have a sailing resume.
How do we hire a yacht if we have no sea experience or sailing license?
The skipper is generally local, speaks the indigenous language and English. You may also
charter a hostess and chef.
How will I know where the best place to hire a yacht is and of which kind?
manner so that you can gain the maximum enjoyment.
Use the smart Islango search engine to choose your sailing destination and find the most
During the charter you will receive 24/7 phone support from an experienced sailing instructor.
The knowledge that we have accumulated over the years is your guarantee.
For whom is this suitable?
For everyone! For yacht sailing we advise you to include family and friends, even if this is a first time for you. You can organize yourselves as a closed group and hire a yacht according to the number of people sailing and the group’s budget.
What is the average daily schedule while sailing?
Every day you go on a short morning sail for a number of hours, anchoring for a lunch break.
From there continue to the evening anchorage, whether it be a beautiful bay or a small town with a dock. Generally, the afternoon and evening hours are spent enjoying the town or bay that you have arrived at. We recommend you going on walks, eating in the good restaurants and enjoying the peace and quiet.
Who are the charter companies?
Here at Islango we represent all the leading charter companies in the world (link to our partners)
How do we book the perfect sailing trip?
We are here for you.