For generations, the Indian Ocean has served as a major sea route connecting the spices of Africa, fragrances of East Asia and the wealth of the Middle East, with Europe and the Americas. Today the archipelagos of the Indian Ocean are renowned as some of the most spectacular yacht charter areas on the planet.
Seychelles, the Maldives and Mauritius remain poised in magnificent isolation in the warm, azure waters of the Indian Ocean, and are this three locations that we’re gonna talk about on today’s luxury yacht destination guide.
The Seychelles archipelago is known as the “Jewel of the Indian Ocean”. It’s idyllic white sandy beaches, calm waters, sparkling lagoons and brilliant coral reefs, are some of things that make the Seychelles special; however it’s the incredible and ancient wildlife reserves of rare and endangered species, that makes the Seychelles, one of the most unique yacht charter destinations in the world.
The Maldives is a beautiful collection of islands in the Indian Ocean which is growing quickly as a popular luxury yacht charter destination. The Maldives provides yacht charter holiday makers with a wonderful climate, some of the best beaches in the world, amazing coves and lagoons. The Maldives is an archipelago consisting of 1,190 coral islands. Accordingly, there is exceptional scenery and natural beauty for the abundance of recreational activities and adventures including incredible scuba diving.
Mauritius is equally as splendid as a yacht charter destination. Almost entirely encircled by unbroken coral reefs, Mauritius is surrounded by natural, safe, crystal clear lagoons, ideal for anchoring. Towering Basalt Pitons rise from a vast central plateau, surrounded by subtropical forests, rivers, streams and waterfalls.
The Seychelles, Maldives and Mauritius are swept by the regular south-east trade-winds. Pleasant and stable climatic conditions prevails year round making the Indian Ocean archipelagos, a sailboat charterers dream.
The yachts available in Seychelles, the Maldives and Mauritius include sailboats, catamarans, power boats and luxury yachts.
Source: Charter World