What do I need to rent a car, scooter or ATV in Greece?

Recent law changes have made it more difficult for a US citizen to rent vehicles in Greece.  Many places are now requiring you have an IDP (International Drivers Permit).  While some smaller rental places may not require this license, we highly recommend getting one prior to your journey if you’re planning to rent a vehicle,…

What kind of weather should I expect?

The sailing season in Greece runs from late March through October, with prices as well as the tourist crowds peaking in August. The chart below will give you a good idea of average air and water temperatures each month of the season in the area around Athens. Date Avg High Temp (°f) Avg Water temp…

When is the Greek sailing season?

The charter sailing season in Greece begins in early March and ends the first week in November.  The prices for charters are variable depending on the month you sail.  Prices are 30-40% lower in the low season (early and late).  Prices peak in July/August which is considered high season. Note: Blue signifies a lower relative…

Are children welcome?

Of course! Charter sailing is a perfect family vacation. It provides the perfect mix of adventure, activities, and relaxation. We do recommend children are old enough to swim for safety reasons.

Does Greek Seas offer bareboat charters?

Greek Seas does not offer bareboat charters.  When charter sailing in Greece we highly recommend sailing with a Greek skipper because of their experience on the Aegean Sea (which can be very unpredictable) as well as their invaluable knowledge of the islands.