Explore windsculpted granite rock formations, French and Italian boutiques, sail the traditional playground of the superyachts and then tinker around in lesser-known bays and inlets. This fantasitc destination is one of our most popular and one that continues to surprise rally travellers.
2015 Greek Island Photo Odyssey
11 TO 26 SEPTEMBER 2015
A combination of sailing, photography, and adventure, the Greek Island Photo Odyssey offers travellers a unique way to experience the famous and spectacular Greek Islands. Jump on board a self sail, or skippered sailing yacht and spend two weeks expanding your photography skills while sailing, relaxing and exploring.
**CRUISE IN COMPANY - GULET OPTION ON THIS RALLY**
This sailing adventure explores the spectacular Leeward Islands of French Polynesia . With miles of white sandy beaches, lush rainforests, waterfalls, coral reefs and a relaxed water culture, this is the perfect tropical sailing destination.
2016 Caribbean Yacht Rally
19 FEBRUARY TO 5 MARCH
The Caribbean is a feast for the senses, a fascinating mix of cultures, colours and sounds.The history is as varied as the characters living there with English, French, Dutch, and Creole flavours all adding to the mix.
2016 Clique Photo Cruise - Turkey
13 to 29 MAY
This southern coast of Turkey provides a feast for the senses that is sure to inspire your creative side. Cruise through the azure as adventure seekers hang-glide off the dramatic mountains that rise 2000 metres from the waters edge, sail along as dolphins ride the bow waves and dive over the sunken ruins in Kekova Roads. Read more
2016 French Riviera Yacht Rally
17 JUNE TO 2 JULY
Glitz and glamour are synonymous with the French Riviera, but as you cruise the Côte d’Azur on your very own yacht you will see a side to this coast unavailable to the average tourist.
A Yacht Rally is typically a ten to fifteen day hosted sailing holiday with a series of short fun races and days of leisure. Think sailing, swimming, snorkelling, dining and socialising. Sprinkle the mix with a few races and EURIKA - you have a Mariner Boating Rally!
From the water you will experience your travel adventure from a whole new perspective. You are free to explore on your own, and we can give you just enough guidance to dissolve the stress out of your holiday.
ANYONE CAN DO IT...
It doesn't matter if you are a long-time sailor or someone giving it a try for the first time. Bring a group of people you’d like to travel with, or you come on your own and make life-long friends along the way; anyone can do it!
CHECK OUT OUR AMAZING RALLY OPTIONS IN THE TABS ABOVE AND REFINE YOUR CHOICE FOR THE THE HOLIDAY EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME!
Luxury Hotel Accommodation
No need to jump straight on the yacht after your long journey from Australia. Relax in comfort with pre and post rally accommodation included in most rally
A Fully equipped charter yacht
It wouldn’t be a yacht rally without the yacht, so your place on the boat is of course included. Depending on the rally we have a large range of yachts available.
Yacht technical assistance 24/7
We pride ourselves on choosing the best charter operators, however you need to be prepared so we always take a local yacht technician with us. If you have any issues with the boat, they are there to assist – 24/7.
Mariner Boating Staff
We are here to answer any questions you may have and to ensure you have the sailing experience of a lifetime.
Yacht berthing and celebratory dinners on race days
After each “race”, you can be assured a nights berthing and dinner at a local restaurant.
Optional local onshore excursions
Every second day is a free day and we often organise impromptu tours for those
All those little charter extras
Don’t worry we have thought of it all - Dinghy and outboard motor, end-of-charter cleaning, One-way charter fees, bed linen and towels – you name it!
With all of the freedom its nice to have a little guidance here and there, so we provide regular newsletters along the route top keep you well informed of local attractions and news
Race Management and Prize
They’re lighthearted and fun, but races all the same so you can expect prizes after each race – some serious and some not so serious
Rally souvenir Sailing vest
This is no ordinary vest, for every Mediterranean Yacht Rally you will receive a SLAM Summer Sailing Vest to commemorate your time on the rally
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Suffice to say, that it was the most fantastic holiday that exceeded all of our expectations.
We had a fabulous time. The boat was truly a dream - please tell Trevor that I will never doubt his recommendations again! It was worth every penny!
Andreas was great, the boat was great, the people were great, the food was great, and the weather was great and the wine was, well let’s not get carried away, but not bad. Thanks again for all your help… can’t wait until the next time.