The ideal time to plan a summer yachting holiday is here. Are you wondering how to combine a passion for yachting with your other plans? Check out our tips. You’ll see that you don’t have to give up on your dream of adrenaline sports, white beaches or even family holidays. Thanks to the attractive conditions of First Minute, you can set sail twice and maybe even find time for a boat party.
Pay a low deposit of just 15 %
Choose the boat now and you’ll only have to pay 15 % of the deposit
. We’ll take care of the rest and you can get on with the important task of looking forward to your voyage.
Get a First Minute discount and save money
When booking your yacht early, you can get an attractive discount of up to 40 %.
Plus, as a bonus from us, you get a further 5 % discount
on any additional boat if you book them at the same time. You’ll get a discount for both boats and still just pay a low deposit of 15 %
. This should get you in the mood for a yachting adventure.
No need to limit your choice
Set sail next season wherever you want and whenever suits you best. Boats for 2019
are still waiting to be snapped up. You’ll get first choice
on your favourite boat, destination
or port. The selection of the most modern and beautiful yachts is at its widest and they can’t be found in Last Minute.
Get a brand new boat
Choosing First Minute brings many perks and can land you brand new yachts and catamarans
. They tend to be booked up early on, so choosing late may lead to disappointment in the summer.
Have plenty of time to arrange things with the crew
It’s much easier to find dates that suit you all
when it’s booked well in advance. Take advantage of the unique opportunity to motivate and inspire family and friends for the voyage ahead.
Swimming while sailing on a boat
6 surefire tips you’ll love
There really is no need to compromise. Spend enjoyable holidays with family and friends on board and take home unforgettable experiences
Sailing with kids and family
along with you is not a problem at all. But how can you make it a success and garner the enthusiasm of the whole family for yachting? Choose a destination and dates which provide stable weather conditions and a calm warm sea
. On family voyages you’ll also appreciate shorter distances
between islands and bays. More than just yachting, a family cruise is an opportunity to relax, sunbathe, play, swim
Sports sailing for those up for a challenge and adventure
Test your limits, grab a bunch of friends and set off in search of adrenaline. To take full advantage of the wind and big waves, try the adventure of night sailing
and take a particular look at Greece and the Cyclades
. This is the domain of experienced sailors, especially in summer when the infamous Meltemi winds blow. For some yachtsmen, they are the most beautiful and wildest of the Mediterranean islands.
Refresh your skills
Do you need to brush up on your yachting skills
? Take a refresher cruise with one of our skippers. Practice harbour manoeuvres, trimming the sails, navigation in the day and at night or sailing under poor weather conditions. You’ll be fully prepared to go it alone worry-free on your next voyage.
Enjoy, dance and relax
Hot sun, wickedly good sangria and Spanish nightlife that ends at dawn - the famous party island of Ibiza
has it all. When you get sick of the non-stop partying on the southern and eastern part of the island, just head up to the north coast to relax.There you can enjoy untouched beaches and tranquility.
Tensioning the sail while sailing on a boat
Find inspiration for amazing voyages in our news
section, where you can also browse the detailed descriptions of individual yachting destinations
. First Minute boats get snapped up early, so there’s no time to waste.
Hesitating? Let us know how you imagine your dream yachting vacation and we’ll plan it together!