Spain is most famous for its Flamenco music, bull-fights and beautiful architecture. Sailing in Spain gives you the opportunity to discover a landscape full of sandy beaches, charm, diverse culture and crystal blue water. With almost 8,000 kilometres of coastline and more than 320 marinas, Spain offers you all you could ever want from your sailing holiday!
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The Canary Islands are situated off the north western coast of Africa (Morocco and Western Sahara). Due to their geographical location the Canary Islands have a subtropical climate which makes it a fantastic choice for all of you who love to visit warm places during the winter. In the interior you'll find amazing landscapes, some even offer a volcanic scenery, which are ideal for hiking, cycling, climbing and even caving. The beaches of Fuerteventura and Gran Canarias are famous for their sand dunes.
The islands that form the Balearics are: Ibiza, Formentera, Menorca, Mallorca, and Cabrera. Clear waters, sandy beaches, lively harbours and a very active night life is what attracts more and more sailors every year to these beautiful islands. Along the pristine coastlines, you'll find endless coves and beaches, perfect for anchoring your yacht. The Spanish Balearic Islands yacht chartering season generally runs from April to the end of October. The summer season in July and August is the hottest and tends to have lighter winds.