Portugal is located on the western outskirts of Europe, has access to the northern Atlantic Ocean and is considered the sunniest European resort region with a subtropical climate and mild winters.
With 2yachts, you can easily charter a yacht in Portugal in one of the ports on the Atlantic coast or on the islands of the Madeira archipelago, as well as on the Azores. Most of the yachts available for rent are located in the capital, Lisbon, but relatively few yachts available for rent without a crew on the Azores. Popular destinations for yacht charter in Portugal are the ports of Cascais, Porto (the name of the state is derived from this name), Setubal and Portimão.
Portugal is located on the Iberian Peninsula, by land it borders only with Spain and it is the westernmost state of continental Europe. By sea, the country borders only on African Morocco. Portugal may surprise you not only with a warm welcome, but also with endless beaches, mysterious grottoes, cozy bays and the beauty of nature. The best cities for living in Portugal are Lisbon, Porto, Cascais, Braga, Sintra, Coimbra, Almada, Leiria, Viseu and Vila Nova de Gaia. By chartering a pleasure boat in Portugal, you can visit the magnificent beaches marked with the “ Blue Flag””, See the sights and taste the Mediterranean cuisine made from freshly caught seafood, local fruits and vegetables, as well as the best Portuguese wines - including the legendary port wine, unique“ green ”wine and madeira.
The most beautiful places and the most important sights in Portugal are the Belem Fort on the island of the Tagus River, the wine region of Altu Douro, the city of Aveiro (“Portuguese Venice”), the Pena Palace in the city of Sitra, the city-museum of Evora 130 km from Lisbon, the island of Madeira with its balneological centers and clean air , the monastery of Santa Maria de Alcobas of the 12th century, a statue of Jesus Christ in Almada, stone blocks Almendrish, the Don Luis bridge, the Quinta da Regaleira palace and park complex, the tropical garden of Monte on the island of Madeira, the elite resort of Vila Moura, the center of youth recreation Cascais, the medieval fortress of Guimaraes, the beautiful beach of Praia da Marina and others.
Tourists are attracted to Portugal by buildings of early historical eras, the peculiar architecture of structures and numerous natural beauties. Those who want to not only relax on a yacht, but also try other types of recreation, can be offered a wide variety of restaurants, bars, hotels and beaches.
In Portugal, there are many advantages for traveling, for example, a developed coastal infrastructure with an ever-growing number of marinas, the memorable architecture of old houses and churches, yacht clubs offering training for beginner skippers and much more.
The Azores are a popular yachting destination, which many prefer due to the preserved pristine nature, wide opportunities for eco-tourism. Azores consists of 9 islands of volcanic origin, protected by UNESCO. On the Azores you can enjoy green meadows, picturesque cliffs, waterfalls with clear water, thickets of the jungle and extinct craters of volcanoes. Since the weather in the Azor region is very changeable, sailing here is suitable only for experienced skippers. A sea cruise on a comfortable yacht will allow you to get an unforgettable experience, take great photos as a keepsake and discover new character traits, as well as test yourself in teamwork. Azores are an exotic paradise with picturesque nature and wild animals (sperm whales or whales, for example). On Azores, you should definitely visit Faial Island with the best marina in the town of Horta, Terceira Island with a nature reserve in the center and Pica Island with its Martian landscapes created by lava flows from the volcano.
2yachts website makes life easier for yachtsmen - to arrange a yacht charter in Portugal , simply select the appropriate vessel in a convenient port using the search form and leave a request for it. The company's specialists will call you back at any convenient time and advise on the cost of renting a yacht in Portugal and all the nuances of this type of vacation. Note that it is ideal to go to Portugal either in the spring - in May, or in the fall - in September, because during these periods the water is relatively warm, but at the same time the cost of living is much lower than at the high season. We wish you a pleasant stay in Portugal - a charming West European country with Mediterranean customs and traditions!