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Yacht charter in Puntone

A dream sailing holiday is waiting for you with a yacht charter in Puntone, a small town and popular Italian sailing destination located on Tuscany’s coastline in the region of Grosseto. With Puntone in the centre of the semicircular Gulf of Follonica, Piombino is located to the north and Punta Ala to the south. The town is renowned for its deep and protected harbours which provide access for sailing tourists who choose yacht charter here.

This beautiful region of Italy is referred to as the Maremma, and if you love natural surroundings a yacht charter could be the perfect fit for you. The beautiful landscapes of green mountains which lead down to the Mediterranean Sea combine with the many natural parks such as the Boschi del Monte d’Alma and the Oasi Padule e Costiera di Scarlino, popular for its wildlife and bird reserve.

On your yacht charter you will appreciate the historical appeal of the region which is demonstrated by the bay, developed in Roman times, when it was used for trading under its former name Portus Scabris. As a result of the beauty of both its coastlines and the sea, the popularity has increased to the point that tourism is now one of its main economic resources. During your yacht charter, make sure you visit the Archeological Museum where you can observe several historic findings such as remains from important villas.

So set sail aboard your very own bareboat or crewed yacht charter with aBoatTime, you rent a spacious and comfortable catamaran and sail to a new marina every day or explore the islands that are dotted around off the Tuscan coast. During your sailing trip on one of our yachts explore amazing destinations like Scarlino, Follonica, Piombino, Elba, Punta Ala, Tuscany and even places as far off as Croatia! The Tuscan coast is stunning and is the ideal location for you to enjoy a yacht or boat charter sailing holiday.

Beaches and Coves

One of the many charms that the Tuscan coast enjoys, are the large number of almost deserted coves that you can find if you sail in the area.

Martina Cove

A small rocky cove, of difficult access, but true beauty. There are no bars or parking and there are barely people, it’s a perfect spot to get away from everything.

Violina cove

A wide beach of crystal clear waters, surrounded by pine forest and picnic tables.

Choose a yacht charter holiday and you will be welcomed into this small village by the multiple shops, cafes, and restaurants with panoramic sea views, as well as the many activities on offer to tourists. Using your yacht charter in Puntone as a base, you can easily sail to the other beautiful surrounding Tuscan coves like Violina and Martina, or the isles of Elba and Isola del Giglio, and truly make the most of your sailing holiday in this beautiful, natural region of Italy.

Between May and October, Puntone enjoys average high temperatures ranging between 21 ºC and 29ºC. Couple this with average sunshine hours between 7 and 12 hours and a yacht charter in Puntone becomes very appealing.

This beautiful section of coast has warm mediterranean waters during the high and mid seasons with highs of 24ºC during July and August. During the winter the levels drop to around 13ºC. The driest month is July and the wettest are October and November. This measn the the most popular times for yacht charter in Puntone are during summer and late spring.

A number of travel options allow you to choose the most relaxing start to your yacht charter in Puntone.

By plane:
Grosseto’s airport (41km) is not very touristy, although you may find some charter flights to here. The airport on the island of Elba is your best option close by (83km), with connections to several cities in Germany and Switzerland, cities within Italy, and London and Vienna. Alternatively, fly to the airport in Pisa (117km) which has over 314 connections in 46 countries.

By bus:
R.A.M.A. (Rete Automobilistica Maremmana Amiatina) is the main bus line for travel around this area.

By train:
Trenitalia has several routes to the region of Grosseto.

By boat:
One of the nearest and largest sea ports is Piombino (31km) where you can travel from/to Rio Marina (45m), Portoferraio (30m), Bastia (2h), Olbia (5h). The other big port is Portoferraio (73km). Moby lines, Toremar and Corsica ferries travel here to/from Portoferraio (1h) and Rio Marina (45m).

What boat are you looking for?

We have over 10,000 boats available throughout the world, including Puntone although you will not be able to find all of them on our web. Contact us and we will send you a budget.

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Why choose aBoatTime?

Divide the cost of the yacht by the number of passengers, and you'll find in most cases, that it's cheaper than an equivalent week long stay in a hotel.
Drop anchor in a quiet cove, and enjoy wonderful evenings and the tranquility of the cove, allowing you to avoid the typical holiday crowds.
Organise your trip at your own pace, to suit you and your family and friends.
If you don't have a sailing license, don't worry. We'll find you a suitable skipper.

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