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Charter a boat with or without skipper in Lake Garda


With Samboat. Choose from a wide selection of boats, motorboats, RIBs, boats, yachts and canal boats. We offer a huge range of boats to hire from 50€/day. With the best offers, Samboat helps you to find the ideal boat charter for the perfect vacation. Lake Garda is one of the most popular places in Italy, you will have enough inventory of boat for your options.



Charter a boat in Lake Garda


Lake Garda is the biggest lake in Italy located in the north of Italy, known for its crystal-clear water. There are many Italian towns and places you cannot miss in Lake Garda such as Sirmione, Malcesine, Limone Sul Garda and Riva del Garda. When you mention Lake Garda in Italy, it’s always about waster sports, resorts and paradise-like mountain and lake views. Renting a boat on Lake Garda for sightseeing during vacations is the best way you can spend your vacations there. You will also find many lakeside resorts there. Here you can find many boats rental with Samboat to complete your holidays with your friends or family.



Pricing and Information for renting a boat in Lake Garda


Lake Garda is often a popular destination for international tourists in summer. As a result, rental prices will increase during periods of high demand especially in July and August. Samboat recommends that you complete your boat charter booking in December or January if you want to charter a boat in summer. The boat rental price also depends on the type of the boat, for instance, in peak season, the cost of renting a sailboat for a day is usually 500 euros on average. If you want to rent a catamaran, it usually costs 700 euros per day on average in July and August. With Samboat, you can always get the ideal price for chartering a boat in Lake Garda.



When is the best time to sail in Lake Garda?


Lake Garda is considered as one the most popular tourist destinations in Europe. Lake Garda. The peak tourist season in Lake Garda is usually from mid-June to mid-September during summer when the vacation comes. If you want to visit Lake Garda and rent a boat to sail in the lake, Samboat recommends you try to visit from June to September because during this period, the weather is much nicer than other months. In Lake Garda, sailing a boat will allow you to capture the mountain views under blue sky and blue water with comfortable conditions.



Do you need a license to rent a boat in Lake Garda?


The legislation regarding licenses in Italy is a lot different than most countries in Europe. Depending on the type of boat you're looking to rent, there will be different laws applied. For sailboats, a license is required if you plan on driving your sailboat more than 6 miles beyond shelter. In either case, you will be asked to present your nautical CV detailing your previous experience in regard to what types of boats you captained and what waters you sailed. For motorboats, you do not need a license if the boat has less than 40hp. In the case that it has more, you will need to present a valid license to operate the boat. If you do not feel comfortable or do not have enough experience, you can rent a boat with a skipper. This way, the skipper will captain the boat and since they will be most likely a local, they will show you the hidden gems of Italy.


We offer you guidance and security, you will have an unforgettable sailing experience with Samboat. Samboat provides you the best boat rental in Lake Garda as well as all boat rental in Italy. Another good idea is to rent a boat in Como and explore.


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