The choice depends on your wishes and preferences. A Catamaran is an excellent choice for those with no sailing experience or for those who feel somewhat insecure sailing. It has two hulls, hence providing greater stability. Catamarans don’t lean more than 5° and offer greater comfort, spacious saloon area and cabins and somewhat faster sailing, since they have two engines. Modern catamarans have shallow draft in order to make the access to land and bays easier.
List of skippers licences is provided by Croatian Maritime Ministry.
You can see the accepted permits at the following link: LIST OF ACCEPTED PERMITS.
In addition to the skipper's license, it is also necessary to have a VHF (radio) license. Some skipper's licenses also include a VHF (radio) license. But it is not necessary that the captain owns it, one of the crew members can also have it instead of him.
The rental price includes one week of boat rental with all the equipment listed on the boat's inventory list with a fully equipped kitchen and bed linen.
Berth in the home port in case the boat has an annual berth is free during the entire rental period, and in case the boat does not have an annual berth, the price includes only the first and last day of the boat's charter in the home port.
You can find all marina price lists on the websites of the marinas you want to visit. Prices depend on the size and type of vessel, as well as on the dates of the visit (term of the season).Marinas in Croatia provide water, electricity, restaurants, shops, showers, laundry, etc…
In addition to marinas, it is also possible to moor in city ports, which are certainly cheaper options than marinas. There are also possibilities of anchoring in bays or tying to buoys.
Before the check-in of the vessel the client should put the deposit in a certain amount in cash or as credit card deposit (Visa, Amex, Master). After the completion of yacht charter the whole deposit shall be returned to the client, unless some damages or loss of equipment are noticed. Otherwise the stated deposit shall be kept in the amount needed for the repair or for purchase of damaged or lost equipment. Paying deposit is also obligatory in cases when a skipper is hired. In such case the said deposit cannot be used for covering the costs emerged due to skipper’s negligence, bad operation of the vessel or its equipment
In Orvas Yachting offer you can find following yacht types:
- Sailing boat, monohull – excellent for both family and active vacation,
- Motorboat – for those who like speed;
- Catamaran – comfortable and very stable, ensure fast sailing too.