Crete Yachting Academy















Length: 15.5m
Guests: 8 
Cabins: 5
Berths: 11
Baths: 4 
Year: 2004  rebuilde 2014
Engine: 1 diesel 175 hp Yanmar 2014
Cruise speed: 9 kn
Departure Port: Chania

Visiting Cities :Chania, Gramvousa, Balos, Paleohora, Elafonisos, Gavdos, Loutro.Sfakia
Pick-up service :On Request
Duration of Tour:9 days
Start City :Chania
End City :Chania
Day(s) :9
Night(s) :8

Description : 

Sailing Yacht  is a very spacious, comfortable and high quality vessel, fast enough both when using the motor (Yanmar) or the sails. She can accommodate 10 persons in her 2 double  and  2 triple cabins. She has four bathrooms with showers and one additional shower on deck outside, an outside lighted table for the evening and the classic Bimini top Spray hood for daytime. Also she is equiped with an air-condition system, a generator, a fridge and a desalination system that turns salt water to drinking water. The autopilot together with a 4-colours GPS Plotter ensure that her passengers will have a comfortable secure trip. Inside S/Y you will also find a 20” TV, a Radio CD to keep you company and WiFi. For battery recharge, you will find a 220v inverter of 500watt. Our photovoltaic panels (2x50watt) will provide you with energy for all your trip. The vessel is also equipped with a tender vessel for 4 persons.S/Y  high quality equipment ensures that passengers enjoy a comfortable and secure sailing experience in calm or wavy waters. This is also due to the personal effort and love for sailing of the vessel's owners and crew.DescriptionBuilder: Ocean StarBuilt: 2004 (rebuild 2014)LOA: 15.52 mL.W.L: 13.32 mBeam: 4.58 mDraft: 2.00 mSail Area: 110 m2Berths: 11 in 5 cabins3 burner gas cooker, with Oven. Sink, Fridge, Curtains4 heads, 4 handbasins, 4 showersPressurised water systemHot water systemDesalination systemFuel capacity: 1 x 460 ltrWater capacity: 960 ltrEngine: 1 x diesel 75hpGRP ConstructionFin underwater profilegelcoat finishWheel steeringshaft drive3 fixed prop(s)Cruising speed 9 miles at 2100 rpmmax speed 11 milesNavigation Compass, Speed, Wind, VHF, GPS plotter, Autopilot,Clock, Barometer, Navigation lightsDepth sounderDeck Gear     1 anchors (CQR), electric Lofrans Cayman 1000w windlass, 65 metres of chain, Sail cover, Sprayhood, Sun awning, Fenders, Beaching legs, dinghy with 4hp outboardBoat Entertainment Systems:    Radio CD player [USB-MP3],   TV 20″ , WifiSafety Equipment:    Liferaft, Life jackets, Emergency steering, Life buoys, Searchlight, Safety harnesses, Horn, Danbuoy, Boarding ladder, 2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric) Rates:  The price indicated is per person for this 9 day cruise, with 6 guests on board

Suggested Itinerary

Day 1 (Saturday): 

- 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.: Briefing - Getting to Know 
- 10:00 a.m. to 16:00 p.m.: Chania - Gramvousa 
- 16:00 p.m.: Arrival in Gramvousa 

Day 2 (Sunday):

- 15:00 p.m. to 21:00 p.m.: Gramvousa - Paleochora 
- 21:00 p.m : Arrival in Paleochora 

Day 3 (Monday):

Stay at Paleochora and the wonderful nearby bays. Swimming, diving, snorkelling, sunbathing, etc.

Day 4 (Tuesday):

- 14:00 p.m. to 20:00 p.m.: Paleochora - Gavdos 
- 20:00 p.m: Arrival in Gavdos, Europe's most southerly island.

Day 5 (Wednesday):

Stay in Gavdos and the wonderful nearby bays. Swimming, diving, snorkelling, sunbathing, etc. 

Day 6 (Thursday):

- 12:00 to 18:00 p.m.: Gavdos - Loutro 
- 18:00 p.m.: Arrival in Loutro, a port on Crete's south coast, to which no roads exist due to the precipitousness of the mountains behind it. Therefore Loutro is an exceptionally tranquil place with the barest minimum of traffic noise.    

Day 7 (Friday):

Stay in Loutro and the wonderful nearby bays. Swimming, diving, snorkelling, sunbathing, etc. 

Day 8 (Saturday):

Stay in Loutro and the wonderful nearby bays. Swimming, diving, snorkelling, sunbathing. Sail to Sfakia. 

Day 9 (Sunday):

09:00 p.m : Check out 
10:00 - 11:30 p.m : Transfer to Chania via mini van.