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Plan the Perfect Sailing Vacation. The team at NauticEd has been to just about every destination out there.  Check out our blogs and podcasts listed below and be inspired by some of our favorite destinations! Book your next sailing vacation and yacht charter with NauticEd, learn more ›

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The Caribbean is a sailor’s paradise and year-round sailing destination. Explore top Caribbean yacht charter and sailing vacations.

The Mediterranean’s sailing charter season is from May through October. The ‘Med’ is one of the world’s ultimate sailing destinations!

Mediterranean Sailing Vacation Guide

Mediterranean Sailing Vacation Guide: Learn where to go, when to go, what you should know, and how to book when vacationing and chartering in the Mediterranean. Go to the Guide ›

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Northern Europe is more a summer sailing destination for most people, whereas the Canary Islands is great winter destination (Nov – March).

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The Americas include fantastic winter sailing destinations for those in the U.S. – typically November through May.

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The Pacific offers a wide range of sailing options! French Polynesia is a great summer destination (May through early Sept), while Mexico and California offer extended sailing seasons.


La Paz and Catalina Island – Podcast

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Asian destinations such as Thailand are excellent winter sailing destinations – December through March.

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NauticEd Flotillas

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Upcoming Flotillas: NauticEd hosts a variety of family-friendly sailing flotillas throughout the year. Come join us!

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Along with places to provision, we also provide some key tips to help become competent in this skill, and some handy reference sheets.  And last—we present restaurant recommendations so that on the nights you’re not cooking, eating, or cleaning aboard, you can enjoy some of the delicious BVI cuisine on shore.
March 30, 2024/by Lauren Zykorie
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St. Martin Flotilla – March 2025

Come join the NauticEd team as we adventure to St. Martin on our family-friendly March 2025 St. Martin Flotilla.
March 21, 2024/by Emily Leach
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Grenada Flotilla – November 2024

Come join the NauticEd team as we adventure to Grenada on our family-friendly November 2024 Grenada and the Grenadines Flotilla.
March 21, 2024/by Emily Leach

Sea of Cortez Flotilla – February 2025

The Sea of Cortez has captured the imagination of sailors and adventurers and offers unparalleled opportunities for exploration under sail. Join other sailors on NauticEd and Santana Sailing's 2025 Sea of Cortez Flotilla.
March 8, 2024/by Grant Headifen
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British Virgin Islands Flotilla – March 2025

Come join the NauticEd team as we adventure to the British Virgin Islands on our family-friendly March 2025 British Virgin Islands Flotilla.
March 2, 2024/by Grant Headifen
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Sail on the Clipper Stad Amsterdam

Experience speed and luxury sailing on the Clipper Stad Amsterdam. Sail the world with it on a tour visiting Tokyo, Shanghai, Sydney, Mumbai, Cape Town, New York & London.
January 26, 2024/by Grant Headifen

Sailing Vacations & Yacht Charters

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Last updated on April 1st, 2024