Revel on Corsican specialties in St Florent. Cruise round the coast to the dramatically beautiful hilltop town of Bonifacio. The magnificent island of Sardinia is home to the “in” ports of Porto Cervo and Porto Rotondo, the favourite summer playgrounds of the European jet set. Have it all! Luscious, vivid landscape, crystal blue sea, quiet, secluded beaches and much, much more!
FRENCH RIVIERA , CORSICA & SARDINIA
One Week Cruise
Day 1 :
Arrive Nice Airport mid-morning. Limo transfer to your yacht docked in the Port of Nice. Settle in on board and set off towards St Tropez, stopping for lunch on the way, perhaps at the Iles de Lérins in Cannes. Arrive in St Tropez late afternoon and spend the night in the picturesque old port. Dine on board or ashore, then sample the nightlife of this trendy, cosmopolitan hotspot.
Nice-St Tropez 35 nautical miles
Day 2 :
Set off after breakfast for a short cruise to the Pamplonne beaches, have lunch at one of the famous beach restaurants and hang out for the afternoon. Remain at anchor for dinner, then set off for an overnight crossing to Calvi in Northern Corsica.
St Tropez-Calvi 100 nautical miles
Day 3 :
Arrive in Calvi in time for breakfast. Go ashore to stretch your legs and visit this seaside resort, with its beachfront bars and restaurants, all overlooked by the medieval Citadel. From Calvi, it is a short cruise to the beautiful bay of La Girolata, where you can anchor for the night.
Calvi -La Girolata 25 nautical miles
Day 4 :
Take a trip to the tiny hamlet of Girolata, which can only be reached by mule – or boat!! Then cruise further south towards Ajaccio, a bustling, more cosmopolitan port, to spend the night.
La Girolata -Ajaccio 55 nautical miles
Day 5 :
Short cruise to Bonifacio at the southern tip of Corsica, where you can experience an amazing entrance into the harbour, sailing between high cliffs. Night in Bonifacio.
Ajaccio – Bonifacio 66 nautical miles
Day 6 :
Cruise towards the Emerald Coast of Sardinia, stopping on the way at the beautiful Lavezzi Islands for lunch and some time in the water. Spend the night at anchor at the Cala di Volpe, or in the marina at Porto Cervo. Night ashore enjoying this “playground of the rich and famous”!
Bonifacio – Lavezzi Islands 6 nautical miles
Lavezzi Islands – Porto Cervo 22 nautical miles Porto Cervo -Cala di Volpe 8 nautical miles
Day 7 :
Cruise out to the Maddalena Islands for a last day enjoying the yacht and her amenities. Lunch at anchor, then return to Porto Cervo. Farewell dinner on board or ashore.
Porto Cervo to Maddalena 14 nautical miles
Day 8 :
Disembark in Porto Cervo and transfer to Olbia airport for your flight home.
This itinerary can be modified but is subject at all times to the Captain’s approval and to prevailing weather conditions.