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There are primarily two types of sailors: the ones who like sailing in the north and the others - to the southern area. If you are of the latter type, you will love to rent a yacht and cruise along the Swedish coast! The wind churning up the water is a spectacular sight, but even more spectacular is the ability to pass through these waters by renting a yacht or boat. Sweden is a thrilling sailing destination for those who are looking for some excitement during a sailing expedition.
The coastline of Sweden is attracting millions of people all over the world with its remarkable sights. The deep inlets between the cliffs, the fishing villages, and the many islands make it an unforgettable yacht experience. While sailing, you will find a lot of and different marinas on your way. You have to be sure that all of them are well equipped with all the needed amenities.
Whether you are looking for an exciting journey or you prefer a relaxing vacation onboard, the Tubber yacht charter company is giving you opportunities. You can choose to sail either bareboat, or you can opt for a crewed yacht and just relax while sailing.
The summertime in Sweden, from July till September, is the best period for sailing there. It is cool and cloudy with a maximum of 20 degrees celsius and with daylight that lasts around 20 hours every day. In contrast, the wintertime is freezing, and the temperature is a maximum of 1-degree celsius.
The colder it gets, the fewer tourists are willing to sail around Sweden. In case you want to avoid mass tourism, you can rent a yacht outside the high season! Sailing before the summer period or a bit after it can be the perfect calm time for you.
You will probably experience a sailing adventure in a non-stop daylight holiday onboard! Especially in the northern parts of Sweden, the sunlight is around 20 hours a day. That enables you to sail and explore at any time of the day you want. In the central to southern parts of Sweden, the daylight lasts from 18 hours a day to the very common in other countries - 12 to 15 hours a day.
When you are preparing for your sailing adventure, don't forget the warm clothes! Scarfs, woolen jumpers, warm pants, jackets, and shoes are the must-haves. In case you are wondering what else you might need, make sure you check out the ultimate sailing checklist blog from Tubber!
The capital of Sweden, Stockholm, is spread over 14 islands, close to each other, and enabling sailing around. Not only is it one of the fastest-growing metropolitan cities in Europe, but it still has its Nordic culture. Moreover, Stockholm maintains the old architecture, that you can check out onboard your yacht.
Stockholm's island district is one of the first things you will sail through with your motor yacht or boat! Connected via bridges and ferries, you will sail smoothly and fall in love with the gorgeous palaces and quayside boats. Such views are just lovely and unforgettable!
In Sweden, you have the chance to rent a yacht and sail around 30,000 islands near Stockholm. Enjoying the Swedish nature outside the dynamic city and gazing the incredible landscape around - you will be astonished! The furthest islands are about 3 hours sailing with boat or yacht from Stockholm, but the rest are close enough to check out within 45 minutes of boating. The views are both exciting and very suitable for a relaxed sailing experience. Moreover, there are plenty of restaurants, bars, and exciting, adventurous activities available for all tourists.
One of the most popular places to hire a boat around is the city Umeå, an hour by plane from Stockholm. With its flourishing rivers and incredible wilderness, boating in this city is a fantastic experience that allows you to explore the great nature and, moreover, to see the northern lights.
Nacka Östra is another excellent place to rent a boat to. While you are onboard your motor yacht, you can enjoy the architectural beauty of the 18th-century estate and 20th-century historic holmes in the inner and outer side of the city of Nacka.
The largest lake in Sweden and the third-largest in Europe is your next sailing destination to visit - Vänern. With or without a crew and skipper, you have the opportunity with Tubber to explore with a boat or yacht the 22,000 thousand of islands and islets, spread within the Vänern lake. The shores, together with the archipelagos, make a length of almost 5000 km - a paradise for sail-lovers to sail through.
In Sweden, it is mandatory to have a license when sailing. It is required both by the country rules and by the insurance.
There are not enough words that can describe the beautiful nature and breathtaking views that you can see in Sweden. Being on board your yacht or boat is a great way to explore the endless landscape. Moreover, the fresh-and-clean-water lakes and the historical Swedish culture will create a great memory.
For more information and details regarding your sailing vacation with Tubber, do not hesitate to contact us! Interesting and useful information about every aspect of sailing and vacation can be found in our Tubber sailing blogs.
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