Yacht Charter in Kos
Kos is one of the larger Dodecanese islands, located in the south east Aegean sea. Kos is also very close to the Turkish coastline. Therefore, an ideal yacht charter base port, a well as being an interesting island in its own right, it has excellent onward travel links, with its own International aiport, mainland and island ferry links. One big advantage is its short ferry journey across to Bodrum in Turkey. Bodrum also has an international airpot close by, so very many flight options and alternatives are available, during the summer months.
Kos harbour and close by kos marina, have a full range of services and facilities to assist you, when you commence your yacht charter vacation. Kos town has ıts own fifteenth century castle and various other sites of historical interest. There are several other smaller towns and villages, dotted around the island. Kos is also well known for its sandy beaches and as a result has been a popular tourist and yachting resort for many years. The airport is a short 25 kilometre road transfer to the old town and port.
The island of Kos has a very rich history and if you have time to explore the island, you will discover many many sites of historial interest. Kos was also the birthplace of Hippocrates the ‘father of medicine’, you can find an Institute and museum dedicated to him. Tourism followed by agriculture are the main employment sources of the island.
More importantly as a charter base port Kos is situated in close proximity to several other Greek Dodecanese islands; Leros, Kalymnos, Lipsi, Nisyros, Symi and Tilos. The nearby Turkish coastal resorts provide other places of interest to visit, including the beautiful and natural Gokova gulf. The itinerary route options are many and varied from Kos, allowing all tastes to be catered for. It would also be possible to charter a yacht from Bodrum, Turkey and embark in Kos if that is your preference. Bodrum offers many gulets with various budgets and from cabin charter (sharing a cabin on a yacht) to private charter covering all categories and sizes, depending on your group number and budget.
Kos a perfect yacht charter base port giving you maximum route possibilities and flexible onward travel arrangements. Contact us for information and yacht choices, to create the yacht holiday experience of your dreams.