Skipper courses

Sailing practical offers a sailing course for beginners on a 40 ft Bavaria during the whole 2023 season in Volos, Greece!


One week practical sailing course in Greece! Get trained in sailing, manoeuvring and the routines onboard!


The Yacht: Bavaria 40ft, very well maintained by the owner and the greek Captain, who is co-owner! 

The yacht has heating for the colder months of the year.

Where: The yacht is all year round based in the port of Volos, Greece.

The bay of Volos gives opportunity for practicing manoeuvring, tacking and other sailing exercises and is the start point for the Sporades islands!

Destination: Volos-Sporades-Volos

When: The yacht operates weekly starting from Saturday after 17 o'clock and finishing on the next Saturday around 12 o'clock.

Cabins onboard: 3 cabins with 6 berths. For best privacy and comfort 4 people is recommended. 3 people in the double bed cabins and 1 in the saloon!

Bath/WC: 2 units


Price for the yacht rent according to the season 2023, excluding the Captain for 7 days:

01. January - 24.April: 1500 Euro

24.April - 22 May: 1700 Euro

22.May - 19.June: 2200 Euro

19.June - 31.July: 2450 Euro

31.July - 21.August: 2800 Euro

21.August - 11.September: 2450 Euro

11.September - 02.October: 2200 Euro

02. October - 31. December: 1700 Euro


The price includes:


  • the yacht rent for 7 nights on a 12 metre sailing yacht Bavaria 40ft equipped with bedding sheets and towels, kitchen with all necessaries, a stove and a fridge, coffee maker, 3 cabins with double beds and 2 bathrooms/WCs. 
  • A RIB and an outboard engine for it.
  • sailing lessons given by the greek Captain, who speaks English.


The price does NOT include:

  • fuel (around 200 - 300 euro the most, depends on the sailing time). The Yacht is taken with full fuel tanks and must be returned with full tanks on the last day of the charter.
  • Transport from and to the yacht. There is a parking near the Port of Volos for the cars and costs about 50 euro for the week.
  • Food and beverage. Usually people shop before departure from the nearby supermarkets, cook onboard or /and eat in taverns when possible.
  • Deposit from a credit card of 1500 Euro prior departure, which is returnable and free after a successful arrival. 
  • A greek Captain, who maintains the yacht all year round and knows the region perfect! His fee is 1000 Euro for the week. 
  • A cleaning fee of 130 euro.



Booking: For booking and reservations please contact us on +359 885 04 22 54 or send a request form with your contact details on You may mention the period in which you are interested.

After booking confirmation you have to pay 50 % of the sum.

Number of students: 6
Vacancies: 6
Price: от 3000 BGN