If you’re ready for the vacation of a lifetime with an adventure around every corner, you’ll find it on a yacht charter to Northern Europe. Whether you prefer an idyllic sailing holiday aboard a classic sloop or catamaran or a captivating getaway aboard a mega yacht or power boat, the Scandinavian, Baltic and United Kingdom regions that comprise this picture-perfect locale fit all of the requirements for an enriching experience unlike any other. A refreshingly unique yacht charter destination with historic sights, beautiful countryside settings, rich and diverse cultures, and an extraordinary coastline, Northern Europe is sure to enchant you with her splendor.
The prime time to visit Northern Europe and explore some of the most fascinating cruising grounds in the world is during the summer months of May through September. Travel to the majestic fjords of Norway, world-famous landmarks in Russia, or mist covered hills of Scotland, the options are limitless. Wherever you choose, Sunreef Yachts Charter will help find you a yacht suited to your specific needs and assist you with a personalized charter itinerary to best discover all of the offerings of this exceptional yachting destination.
The Baltics and Russia
For an extraordinary excursion in Northern Europe a yacht charter in the relatively undiscovered Baltics or unforgettable Russia offer unspoiled panoramas, atmospheric cities, and old-world charm. The diverse Baltic region composed of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia is home to charming seaside towns, spellbinding pastoral countryside, wild dense forests and grand medieval castles. Must see stops include Riga and Tallinn, the coastal capital cities of Latvia and Estonia and their quant town centers that are listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites and feature lovely cobblestone streets and magnificent architecture that date back to the 13th century.
Guaranteed to leave a lasting impression is a visit to Russia and the majestic imperial city of St. Petersburg. Steeped in rich history there are plentiful opportunities for sightseeing, explore opulent palaces, ornate cathedrals, world-class museums, and grand gardens. From the Peterhof Palace to the Peter and Paul Fortress, to the celebrated Hermitage, each site is more awe-inspiring than the other.
The United Kingdom
The stately beauty, remarkable landscapes and enchanting towns found in the United Kingdom are simply fascinating. Comprised of England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland, this outstanding yacht charter destination boasts of a magnificent rocky coastline that stretches for miles upon miles. Lending to its appeal is an attractive mixture of culture, arts, historic sites, national landmarks, and natural splendors, along with exquisite cruising grounds and pretty coastal scenery.
Journey to England’s southern coast and the charming port villages of Southampton and then over to the fashionable London metropolis for world-class shopping and entertainment or perhaps venture to Europe’s most remarkable prehistoric monument, the mysterious Stonehenge. Adventurous souls will want to explore the Scottish Highlands with rolling hills, verdant valleys, stately castles and the fabled mist covered lochs. Also intriguing are the beautiful seaside villages, quaint fishing ports, and elegant Georgian architecture found in Ireland. Without a doubt, there is no shortage of amazing sights in the United Kingdom.