A FLORIDA yacht charter is filled with beauty, fun and excitement. Cruise the Intracoastal Waterway — and enjoy superb dining, great golf and unsurpassed shopping. Or cruise to the Keys — where azure waters offer unforgettable snorkeling and outstanding adventures. Either way, a Florida yacht charter promises to be a vacation you’ll always remember. Did we mention the weather? South Florida boasts sun-kissed afternoons and warm breezy nights.
During your charter, you don’t want to miss a moment of all our South Florida cities have to offer. Enjoy cruising the Waterway at you own pace.
Take in a day of golf at some of the finest golf courses WEST PALM BEACH has to offer, then cruise to FORT LAUDERDALE, known as the “yachting capital of the world” and the “Venice of America.” Fort Lauderdale offers a wide variety of exquisite restaurants and superb shopping – along with great marinas lined with dazzling mega-yachts.
One of Florida’s next great cities is the original vacation hot spots of South Florida — MIAMI. Deeply influenced by Latin-American culture, Miami is rich in history, architecture, beautiful beaches and spectacular nightlife. For many, it’s the city to see and be seen in.
If taking it easy and exploring beautiful beaches with crystal clear water is more to your liking, then cruise your chartered yacht to the FLORIDA KEYS. Venture on down to the southern most tip of the United States — Key West. “It’s the best place I have ever been anytime, anywhere,” pronounced the great Ernest Hemingway. Anchor out for a day filled with great scuba diving, fishing, kite surfing, kayaking, and an array of other water sports. Or stay at a marina in Key West and enjoy strolling Key West’s picturesque streets.
Learn what Jimmy Buffet was talking about in “Margaretville”: Key West, Florida is a laid-back, tropical center of festivals, entertainment and excitement. Or with the expert aid of your experienced charter captain, discover new spots in the Florida Keys that are perfect for you and your family or guests.
With all of these great vacation sites brimming with extraordinary activities, your South Florida yacht charter will be an experience of a lifetime.
Sample Yacht Charter Itinerary, Florida:
Day 1: Join the yacht in Miami and begin with a cruise of the bay and the Intercoastal Waterway to view the luxurious waterfront homes on Fisher, Palm, Hibiscus, and Star Island. Tonight experience the South Beach scene with its cacophony of languages, range of ethnic restaurants, and throbbing Latin beats. Dance the night away at one of the all-night clubs.
Day 2: In the morning the yacht will slowly begin the journey south. Pass Biscayne, where former President Nixon had his vacation house. As the skyline of Miami disappears notice the low lying islands of the Florida Keys. A stop at Elliott Key is a perfect opportunity to snorkel the pristine waters. Tonight dock at the exclusive Ocean Reef Club.
Day 3: Wake up early enjoy a round of golf, a bit of shopping, or relax poolside. Later that day depart for the Middle Keys where the yacht will stop for a tender to Indian Key, the last of the untouched keys. For dinner stop at Hawks Cay Marina in Duck Key.
Day 4 and 5: Legendary Key West will be home for the next couple of days. From fishing and diving, to historical sights and museums there is plenty to do for everyone. Sunset at Mallory Square is the place to be and then cocktails at one of Key West’s famous bars.
Day 6: After a couple of nights in Key West, quiet Sand Key or the Marqueses Keys will be a welcome relief for some fun water activities. Anchor out and experience one of the most beautiful sunsets.
Day 7: Head back north stopping at Little Palm Island. Discovered over two decades ago, Little Palm Island has been the escape of choice for presidents, high profile celebrities and savvy travelers alike. The magic of this island is its exclusive location where a captivating view exists in every direction and Snowy Egrets are your only competition for a prime beach spot.
Day 8: On the last day cruise back to Miami for an evening departure.
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