What is a Sailing Boat?
A sailing boat, also referred to as yachts or sailboats, is a boat for the most part is propelled by sails. With a rich history dating back to ancient times and upto 9 different types of sailing boats on the market, the monohull sailng boats are the most frequently chartered worldwide. The most common sailing yacht that is selected for boat hire, is referred to as a 'Sloop'. Sloops have one mast and two sails and are generally large enough to accomodate more than 1 person to sleep below deck. A kitchen and bathroom facilities are also common features of the sloops.
Why Should I book a Sailing Boat?
Sailing boats are often the most challenging and referred to as the most rewarding boats to charter in open waters. Sailing boats tend to be the most widely available for boat charters, with over 12,000 offered on Yachtico.com in a multitude of destinations worldwide. A sailing cruise on the water is also a very relaxing experience on somewhat windless days. Book a sailing boat online for your next boat rental and enjoy the fantastic adventures that only a sailboat can offer you.
What are the best sailing boats available for yacht hire?
Due to the large number and interest in Sailing boats throughout the world, there are numerous boat manufacturers who create fantastic sailing yachts. Quite often, depending on experience and preference you will get a different recommendation for many different boat manufacturers. Some of the most popular sailing boat or sailboat manufacturers that are booked with Yachtico.com include Jeanneau, Beneteau, Dufour and Bavaria Yachtbau.
What is the difference between a sailing boat and other boat types?
The sailing boat, as a monohull, is different to catamarans and motorboats in many ways. The design of a sailboat with 1 hull, can require a fair amount of experience and skill depending on the size of the boat and destination that you have chosen to charter. Sailing boats are also the best form of travel for those wishing to charter a boat on a budget as they are typically cheaper than the other boat types. Sailing on a yacht, like a sloop, can average nearly 300 EUR / 400 USD less than a catamaran of the same size.
What can Yachtico.com Offer?
As previously mentioned, Yachtico.com has over 12,000 sailing boats available to be booked online instantly. Some of the most popular destinations for sailing boat hire include the Bahamas, Italy, Greece, Thailand and dozens more fantastic locations. The decision is up to you, you can book a cosy sailing boat for your romantic getaway OR you can book a luxury sailing yacht for all the family. Check out the great deals we have on offer and book online today to secure a fantastic deal on your next boat rental!