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Charter Boat without licence  Tancredi Bluline 19 Marzamemi
Marzamemi
4.8
 (2)

Tancredi - Bluline 19 | 7 people (2022)

7
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €190 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Altamarea Wave20 Palermo
Palermo
5.0
 (1)

Altamarea - Wave20 | 6 people (2023)

6
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €100 per day

Charter RIB Noah EFB Noah 33 EFB Trapani
Trapani

Noah EFB - Noah 33 EFB | 12 people (2022)

12
With a skipper

From €800 per day

Charter RIB Noah 55 Cefalù
Cefalù
New

Noah - 55 | 8 people (2024)

8
Without a skipper

From €300 per day

Charter Motorboat Rent boat Cefalu’ Cranchi Cefalù
Cefalù
5.0
 (2)

Rent boat Cefalu’ - Cranchi | 12 people (2010)

12
3
With a skipper

From €1,125 per day

Charter Motorboat Carnevali della Pasqua DC9 Palermo
Palermo
5.0
 (4)

Carnevali della Pasqua - DC9 | 7 people (1984)

7
Super owner
With a skipper

From €1,300 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Tancredi 19 PRO Castellammare del Golfo
Castellammare del Golfo
4.5
 (1)

Tancredi - 19 PRO | 7 people (2021)

7
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €120 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Aquamar open Taormina
Discount offer
Taormina
New

Aquamar - open | 6 people (2020)

6
Without a skipper

From €370 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Car Off Shore Start Up Innovativa S.R.L car off shore 500 Giardini Naxos
Giardini Naxos
New

Car Off Shore Start Up Innovativa S.R.L - car off shore 500 | 3 people (2024)

3
With or without a skipper

From €1,520 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Selva Marine D540 Porto Empedocle
Porto Empedocle
New

Selva Marine - D540 | 6 people (2012)

6
With or without a skipper

From €220 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Gruppo Mare Pholas18 Marina di Ragusa
Marina di Ragusa

Gruppo Mare - Pholas18 | 8 people (2015)

8
Super owner
Without a skipper

From €230 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Red Sea Medusa 190 Marzamemi
Marzamemi
4.8
 (8)

Red Sea - Medusa 190 | 7 people (2023)

7
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €218 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Trimarchi 57S Marzamemi
Marzamemi
4.9
 (17)

Trimarchi - 57S | 7 people (2023)

7
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €218 per day

Charter Boat without licence  ASCARI 19 OPEN PRESTIGE Castellammare del Golfo
Castellammare del Golfo
5.0
 (1)

ASCARI - 19 OPEN PRESTIGE | 8 people (2023)

8
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €120 per day

Charter Boat without licence  ALTAMAREA WAVE 20, 40CV Trapani
Discount offer
Trapani
4.6
 (17)

ALTAMAREA - WAVE 20, 40CV | 8 people (2022)

8
Super owner
Without a skipper

From €200 per day

Charter Boat without licence  ALTAMAREA WAVE 20, 40 CV Palermo
Palermo
4.9
 (13)

ALTAMAREA - WAVE 20, 40 CV | 8 people (2020)

8
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €150 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Scar GS 190 Palermo
Palermo
New

Scar - GS 190 | 8 people (2020)

8
Without a skipper

From €229 per day

Charter Boat without licence  Tancredi Blumax Castellammare del Golfo
Castellammare del Golfo
4.9
 (10)

Tancredi - Blumax | 7 people (2021)

7
Super owner
With or without a skipper

From €120 per day

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Rent a boat in Sicily

Sicily is the largest island in Italy and is located just south of the Italian Peninsula, separated by the narrow Strait of Messina. You may have heard of Mount Etna, a prominent landmark in Sicily and the tallest active volcano in Europe!

Rent a yacht in Sicily and savour its unique gastronomy, explore the wonders of the volcanic territories while admiring the Greek and Roman ruins on land and under the sea. Sicily is notorious for its outstanding gastronomy and delicious vino, so if you're a fan of Italian food, Sicily is the perfect holiday destination!

How much does boat rental in Sicily cost?

Renting a boat in Sicily starts at 141 €/day in low season and from 448 €/week. In the high season, a yacht hire in Sicily begins at 154 €/day and from 1075 €/week. You can also add other extras such as a skipper, a crew, and equipment. The price of your boat hire in Sicily depends on the make, model, and year of the boat, the time of year, and whether the boat owner includes fuel in the price.

Depending on the type of boat, the prices of a Sicily yacht rental are:

Motorboat

The cost of a motorboat charter in Sicily starts at €85/day and €570/week in the low season and €200/day €2,400/week in the high season for 6 people. It can range up to €2,000/day and €14,000/week for a motorboat hire with a skipper for 10 people.

Sailboat

The price of an 8 person sailboat rental in Sicily starts at €200/day and €1000/week in the low season and €1,400/week in the high season. It can range up to €29,000/week in the low season and €34,000/week in the high season for a luxury sailboat charter with a crew.

RIBs

The average price of a Sicily RIB rental is €185/day in the low season and €250/day in the high season for 8 people

Catamaran

A weekly catamaran charter in Sicily starts at €2,600/week in the low season and €6,000 in the high season for 10 people. This price can rise up to €17,000/week in the low season and €24,500/week in the high season for 10 people.

Gulet

The average price of a Gulet averages at around €14,500/week in the low season and €17,000/week in the high season for 12 guests.

Jet ski

A jet ski rental tends to be around €800/day for 3 people.

Yacht

A crewed yacht in Sicily costs an average of €3,500/day and €21,000/week for 12 people.

Is it possible to charter a boat in Sicily with or without a skipper?

You can hire a boat without a skipper in Sicily if you have a suitable sailing licence. A bareboat charter in Sicily is a great option for those who want to be in charge of the technicalities of sailing.

You will also find boats available to rent in Sicily with a skipper on the Nautal website. If you rent with a skipper, you might need to pay an additional cost.

What to do in Sicily?

Sicily is an ideal tourist destination for lovers of the ocean. With a yacht charter in Sicily you can easily reach beaches and coves that are only accessible by sea. Whilst sailing the coast of Sicily, visit fascinating ruins such as the Valley of the Temples and the Greek Theatre of Taormina. You can also explore the magnificent Mount Etna, an active volcano. A boat hire in Sicily is a beautiful way to enjoy the island.

Nightlife in Sicily can be anything from eating your way through the Palermo street markets to attending live performances at Italy's largest opera house, Teatro Massimo. Sicilian cities vary greatly and offer attractions for all tastes. You can visit Palermo with its gothic architecture, baroque basilicas, and the Cefalù and Monreale cathedrals, both of which have been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. Taormina is located on a hill 200 metres above sea level and is a top international jet setting destination in the summer months.

Many people regard Mondello as a seaside resort for Palermo's locals, characterised by splendid villas surrounding the fishing village. Sailing yachts in Sicily is the perfect way to enjoy the views of seaside resorts, villas, and even fish. From Milazzo, you can sail with your Sicily boat charter to the Aeolian Islands and admire beautiful white sandy beaches overlooking the gulf. So what is stopping you from experiencing a Sicily boat hire?

Other destinations not to be missed during your boat holiday are Stromboli (the black island), the beautiful Panarea and Cefalù, all with charming bays where you can anchor. Let's not forget the Egadi and Favignana Islands, home to dreamlike and undisturbed landscapes. Don’t forget to check out the beautiful architecture in Syracuse and the Naxos Gardens, near Messina. There you can swim in crystal clear waters, diving directly from your Sicily boat rental.

Make your trip unforgettable and visit Cyclops beach near Aci Trezza, a perfect place to stop and look at the stars at night with your boat charter in Sicily. In front of the bay are five basalt stacks which, as the legend goes, are the boulders thrown by Polyphemus towards the ship of Ulysses.

Which type of boat to choose for renting in Sicily?

In Sicily, you can find catamarans, sailing boats and RIB boats in their ports. The variety and wind conditions, combined with the infinite possibilities of exploration, make Sicily a perfect charter destination! The advantage of renting a catamaran in Sicily is that you can admire the beautiful coasts of the island on board a comfortable and reliable boat! A crewed catamaran is perfect for those who want to enjoy both the fun of sailing in Sicily and the comfort of a luxury charter boat. Any boat you choose will make your Sicily boat trip an unforgettable experience.

How is the weather in Sicily?

Sicily is famous for its wonderful summers, perfect for those who love to rent and sail boats. The coast, however, has very different climatic characteristics. The Southern coast is influenced by African winds, while the Tyrrhenian coast by the perturbations coming from the continent.

The sailing season in Sicily typically begins in April and ends in October. Its Mediterranean climate boasts hot and dry summers and mild wet winters. The average temperature in coastal areas is around 26 °C in summer and 10 °C in winter. So hop on your Sicily yacht charter and make the most of perfect sailing conditions!

What are the most popular ports in Sicily?

With over 1600 km of coastline, Sicily offers a wide variety of places to visit with a sail or motor yacht. Several archipelagos of different origins also make every corner of this region unique enough to deserve a proper visit.

You can charter a yacht in Sicily in these main ports:

  • North Coast: Marina di Portorosa, Palermo Marina, Mondello, Milazzo Marina, San Vito Lo Capo Marina, Lipari, Marina Arenella, Termini Imerese, Capo d'Orlando, Pignataro Marina, Terrasini, Vulcano, Salina, San Leone, Patti.
  • East Coast: Siracusa, Port of Taormina, Marina di Riposto, Messina, Nautical Club Catania Marina, Marzamemi, Brucoli, Giardini Naxos
  • South-West coast: Trapani, Marsala, Marina Di Ragusa, Favignana Marina, Porto di Castellammare Del Golfo, Pantelleria, Mazara del Vallo, Scoglitti

How to get to Sicily?

Getting to Sicily is simple as pie since the island has two major airports, Palermo and Catania. These airports have direct connections to many European cities. You can also get there by train or by boat from the mainland.

If you plan to take the ferry to reach your yacht rental in Sicily, the island is connected to the main Italian ports of Naples, Genoa, Cagliari, Civitavecchia, Livorno and Reggio Calabria. From abroad, Malta and Tunis offer sea connections.

Inside the island, the train service connects all the main cities. However, we recommend the bus network for shorter distances and to reach smaller towns or villages. Your Sicily sailing experience awaits!


Frequently Asked Questions about Sicily

What is the daily cost to rent a boat in Sicily?

The average cost of renting a boat in Sicily is approximately €555 per day. Various factors can influence the cost of a boat charter, such as the season, the year the boat was built, and the equipment. Prices can range between €48 and €13,500 per day.

Can you rent a boat with a skipper in Sicily?

You can rent a boat with a skipper in Sicily. Nautal offers 5 boats in Sicily with a skipper. Please keep in mind that this comes at an additional cost of around €248 per day.

How many people can a boat accommodate for sleeping in Sicily?

A boat in Sicily generally has an average of 5 berths. You can find boats with as many as 16 berths.

How many cabins are there on a boat in Sicily?

Boats in Sicily usually have an average of 3 cabins. Larger groups can reserve boats with up to 8 cabins.

What is the average boat length in Sicily?

The average boat length in Sicily is 11 meters.

Good to know

Boats available:1694 boats
Popular types of boats:Without license, Sailboat, Motorboat
Average price:€555 per day
Low season price:€48 per day
High season price:€13,500 per day
Brands:Jeanneau, Marinello, and more

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