There are many reasons that make the Canary Islands a very popular destination for nautical enthusiasts. Who doesn’t like to enjoy sunny days, spectacular scenery and good atmosphere while practising their favourite sport at any time of year?
Let’s discover why a cruise in the Canary Islands is a safe bet for all sailors.
1. Warm weather and excellent sailing conditions
Thanks to the presence of trade winds and constant temperatures between 20-24ºC, the Canary Islands enjoy a fantastic climate and are the perfect destination for sailing all year round.
The presence of rains or storms is very low and the islands are not affected by hurricanes, becoming an excellent choice for sailing in autumn and winter.
Rent a boat in the Canary islands and enjoy sailing with blue skies, sunshine and warm temperatures any month of the year
2. Natural surroundings and pleasant environment
Volcanoes, blue oceans, kilometres of coast, impressive forests, dream beaches and giant cliffs make the Canary Islands a compelling destination and an excellent choice to enjoy a cruise with the family.
In your bareboat charter in the Canary Islands, you will discover from beaches of volcanic origin in the north of Tenerife to beaches of fine golden sand in Gran Canaria or Lanzarote, as Papagayo beach. Discover some of the best anchorages in the Canary Islands.
3. Nautical tradition and infrastructures
The Canary Islands, given its location and favourable sailing conditions, have a great maritime tradition and played a very important role in the discovery of America. Christopher Columbus chose to supply and gather forces in these islands before beginning his historic journey. A destination full of culture and history that meets all expectations.
With excellent nautical infrastructures; about 30 ports distributed on the different islands, modern facilities, numerous moorings and all the necessary services, your sailing holidays in the Canary Islands will be a success.
4. A wide range of activities for all ages
Its excellent sailing conditions, sea currents and winds, allow not only sailing but also to practice other water activities such as Surfing, Kitesurfing and windsurfing, diving, sports fishing or whale watching among others.
Thanks to its idyllic environment and variety of landscapes, you can also enjoy numerous outdoor activities; hiking in its natural parks, visiting the Teide volcano, taking a swim in a natural swimming pool, observing the stars in one of the clearest skies in Europe, walking along volcanic sandy beaches, are just a sample of the many possibilities of nautical tourism in the Canary Islands.
Each charter day is different from the previous one, discovering paradisiacal beaches, dream landscapes and ancient history. Without a doubt, sailing in the Canary Islands is something that every sailor has to experience once in their life.
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