Yachting in Europe

Europe is a major hub for the yachting industry.

Not only do some of the wealthiest people in the world live here, but it is also one of the preferred holiday destinations and home to most of the major shipyards for yacht upgrades and their ongoing maintenance.

The yacht industry employs a large network of people from shipyards, yacht agents, yacht brokers, crewing companies and other professional services and has grown exponentially over the past 20 years. Europe is now the talk of the yachting industry.

Europeans have done great things for the yachting industry. The European Marinas especially in the mediteranian and sophisticated , modern state of the art developments and are home to some of the worls largest most exclusive yachts owned by people from all over the world.

The Mediterranean climate and sky blue waters are a major attraction to visitors and are responsible for increased traffic and business year on year. Greece especially with its crystal clear waters, endless beaches, first class service and provisions is top of the list and houses all maner of yachts from mega yachts to sail boats both with or without full crew.

One good thing about the Mediterranean and Greece in particular is the many different destinations and beauty spots that can only be accessed by yacht or speedboat.

People often ask why vacation with a yacht.. Yachting vacations promote independence. The provide the ability to freely travel, spending each different evening in a new location port or beach.

The yacht industry is still in its infancy and continues to grow year on year providing a major economic benefit for each country that it touches.