Naples to Nice Mediterranean Itinerary
Charter Yachts Sample Itinerary
Please see below a Sample Naples to Nice, Italy Mediterranean Itinerary. This itinerary shows highlights of attractions and activities available on your yacht charter. You may customize your trip to match your preferences. Contact Us for personal service and knowledge of this charter itinerary.
Naples to Nice Mediterranean Sample Itinerary
Naples to Nice (18 Days)
Day 1, Naples - Arrive (Molo Luise or Mergellina). Depart for Positano (approx 2 hours) Anchor off Positano. Dinner onboard or at "San Pietro" with a lovely view of the bay, coast and yacht.
Day 2, Capri - Visit the Blue Grotto, image below (sometimes the queues are long). This has to be dome by local rowing boats. Yacht's tenders are not permitted inside. Sail round to the south side of the island and anchor off Marina Piccolo for lunch. Late afternoon, sail round to the port and berth in the marina. Dinner onboard or ashore at "Quisi" (international cuisine) or other restaurant of choice.
Day 3, Capri - Visit the town of Anacapri and the Villa St. Michele. Dinner onboard or ashore.
Day 4, Sardinia - Depart Capri (no later that 1400) for 18 hour overnight passage to Sardinia.
Day 5, Cala di Volpe - Anchor at Cala di Volpe. Lunch onboard and dinner either onboard or at the "Hotel Cala di Volpe."
Day 6, Puerto Cervo - Sail round to Porto Cervo and berth (3/4 hour). Lunch and dinner onboard or ashore at the Hotel "Pitrizza".
Day 7, Porto Cervo - Sail for the Italian islands between Corsica and Sardinia (1 hour). Anchor off the island of Santa Maria or Budelli in the National Park. Snorkeling. Lunch onboard. During or after dinner, depart for an overnight passafe to the island of Elba (10 hours).
Day 8, Elba - Anchor off Portoferraio, Island of Elba (Napoleon Bonaparte was exiled here in 1814 for a year).
Day 9, San Florent - Anchor off San Florent (you are now in French waters). Lunch and dinner onboard or ashore at "La Rascasse". After dinner depart for an overnight passage to Portofino (approx. 8 hours).
Day 10, Portofino - Berth in the port or moor stern-to the rocks at the entrance to Portofino (you are now back in Italy). Lunch onboard and dinner either onboard or at the "Hotel Splendido" with a fabulous view of the bay (and if moored stern –to the rocks…the yacht).
Day 11, Portofino - Depart for Genoa (approx. 1 ½ hours). Berth in the port of Genoa. Shopping and sightseeing. Dinner onboard or ashore at "Gran Gotto" or "La Bitta Nella Pergola." After dinner depart for an overnight passage to Saint Tropez (approx. 10 ½ hours)
Day 12, Saint Tropez - Arrive at Pampellone Beach (near Saint Tropez)(You are now in France again). Day spent on the beach. Lunch onboard or at "Niki Beach" or "Club 55" Late afternoon sail round to the port of Saint Tropez (1 hour) and berth (anchor if we have not been lucky enough to get a berth. You MUST book early in the season to have any chance at all).
Day 13, Saint Tropez - Sail to Pampellone for another day on the beach (1 hour). Lunch onboard or ashore. Late afternoon return to the port of Saint Tropez (1 hour).
Day 14, Cannes - Berth in the old port or anchor in the Bay. Shopping. Lunch and dinner onboard or ashore at the "Hotel Martinez", "Hotel Majestic" or "Hotel Carlton".
Day 15, Cannes - Depart for Villefranche (approx 2 hours). Excursion by car to Eze village and lunch at "Le Chteau de la Chevre d'Or". During the visit to Eze, the captain will move to Beaulieu or Cap St. Jean Ferrat, where the guests will return later. Dinner onboard or ashore at the "Reserve de Beaulieu" or the "Grand Hotel du Cap Ferrat" or "Viole d'Or".
Day 16, Villefranche - Sail to Monaco (less than 1 hour). Berth at Monaco. Shopping, sightseeing and casino. Lunch and dinner onboard or at "Le Louis XV" or the "Grill" at the Hotel de Paris or the "Vistimar" at the Hotel Hermitage.
Day 17, Monaco - Excursion to the walled hill top village of Saint Paul de Vence where one can find numerous art galleries and provincial boutiques. (approx 1 hour) Lunch at the Hotel "Saint Paul" or "Colombe d'Or" (highly valued by artists & celebrities). Dinner onboard or ashore.
Day 18, Monaco - Departure day Helicopter or car (45 minutes) to Nice airport.
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