The former capital of Greece (between 1823 and 1834), and named after the son of the god Poseidon and Anymone, one of the daughters of King Danaus, Nafplion or Nafplio is considered one of the most beautiful towns in the eastern Peloponnese.
The event, which is organised annually by the Greek Yachting Association is the most important event in Greece for yachting tourism.
During the show, The Luxury Charter Group team along with more than 400 charter professionals will be able to view the superb showcase of yachts and to familiarise themselves with the first-class standard of available boats, as well as meeting the Captains and crews.
According to organisers, the event is the perfect showcase to promote the region as a world-class yachting destination, with the invaluable contribution of the local CA’s.
Luxury Charter Group will attend MEDYS again in 2019, and we anticipate inspecting some of the region’s most impressive luxury charter yachts, catching up with Captains and crews and enjoying their hospitality on board.
Here are just some of the fine charter vessels we look forward to seeing at MEDYS. For more details and to create your personalised charter vacation, get in touch with the experts at Luxury Charter Group.
O’PTASIA is a 278ft (85m) luxury charter yacht that offers guests unparalleled opulence, amenities and service during charter and is available in Greece, Turkey, Croatia and the East Mediterranean.
This exquisite vessel is decorated in a modern version of Art Deco style and boasts 11 staterooms to accommodate up to 12 charter guests with 26 crew members to take care of every request and requirement.
Some the main features onboard O’PTASIA include an elevator between levels, several distinct areas for entertaining, a swimming pool on the sun deck, a large beach club with a spa and wellness centre with steam room, massage room, a fully-equipped bar and an outdoor shower, as well as easy access to the water and selection of brand-new water toys.
For guests’ entertainment, O’PTASIA has the ultimate in high-tech AV, with independent Airplay, Bluetooth, Internet radio, Spotify, tune in radio, Pandora, Sirus Xm, Deezer, Napster in each area of the yacht.
The outdoor cinema on the sun deck can connect with media players, satellite receivers and Apple TV and the movie server has 450+ movies that are continually updated.
On her bridge deck, the well-equipped gym will please the fitness fan, and the top sun deck has yet more space for relaxing or savouring the Mediterranean sunshine while socialising with your family and friends.
O’PTASIA is equipped with a chopper and helipad on her bow which is the ideal means of exploring further afield.
Designed by and built for iconic fashion designer Giorgio Armani, MARIU embodies all that is stylish and luxurious and is fully licensed to charter in Greece.
MARIU has remaining availability for the summer season. Captain Kyriakos has an incredible knowledge of Greek waters and special places to cover every interest, and has created some customised itineraries designed to offer incredible cruising through to late August.
This one-of-a-kind luxury charter yacht is ideally set up for families and friends charters. An elevator connects all four decks, including a very large sun deck that can be flexibly shaded for sunbathing or an afternoon nap. The jacuzzi that is found forward on the sun deck is the ideal place to savour the view during the day and marvel at the stars in the evening.
Her onboard Chef is highly renowned and creates culinary delights for every meal. For connoisseurs, there is a 200-bottle wine cellar allowing guests to enjoy a large variety of refined wines.
Befitting the master designer, the interiors of MARIU are a breathtaking blend of leather, richly grained woods and aluminium ceilings that have a soft reflective sheen, beautifully contrasting the rustic wide teak floorboards and bleached oak panelling.
With open-plan saloons and minimalist staterooms, MARIU has six well-appointed double cabins. Each room is fitted with the Kaleidoscape AV system, Apple TV and Satellite TV and Ipad mini remote controls are available throughout the vessel.
The 11 crew aboard MARIU are passionate and proud to welcome guests aboard this exceptional charter yacht. MARIU is also accredited for RYA training for personal water craft and her vast array of water sports will impress active guests.
This 163ft (49.9m) beauty is just the yacht for exploring the azure waters of the Greek Islands. Thanks to her brilliant design and horsepower, OURANOS has a cruising speed of 21 knots, which means she can get you from port to port, anchorage to remote island at a thrilling pace, turning heads wherever you go!
OURANOS boasts four deck levels designed for guests to experience all the lifestyle options onboard. From soaking up the sun, dining alfresco, hitting the water with any of the various watercraft, or just relaxing under the healing hands of the onboard masseuse, OURANOS has your ideal charter yacht vacation covered.
OURANOS has accommodation for up to 12 charter guests in six luxuriously appointed suites, including a full-beam master and five superbly appointed staterooms, each with ensuite and state-of-the-art TV, AV and communications.
On the upper deck is a more casual lounge and bar option for enjoying TV, movies and chilling out, plus two outdoor lounge areas – one on the foredeck with uninterrupted views to the horizon, and the other aft, with a shaded veranda for dining alfresco or simply lazing with a book while at anchor.
The sun deck boasts an enormous outdoor lounge and dining area, an eight-person jacuzzi with sunpads means guests will be completely relaxed from day one of your crewed charter vacation. Dining up here, by day under the dazzling Mediterranean sun or by night under a sky blazing with stars, the ambience will match the mouth-watering cuisine your onboard chef creates each day.
The 12 professional crew on board OURANOS have a reputation for warm and friendly service and unrivalled local knowledge.
Sleek and speedy, this 140ft (42.67m) luxury charter yacht is ideally designed for charter, with several areas dedicated to relaxation and enjoying the sunshine and all the amenities discerning charter guests could require for entertaining and holidaying in complete comfort.
According to her designers, MY TOY has an aerodynamic exterior and interiors that blend European and Asian influences to achieve optimal “Zen” balance in all aspects.
The spacious aft deck invites alfresco dining or sunbathing on the large sun pads, while the light and lavishly decorated saloon has a large lounge area and separate dining room. The massive sunroof opens up the interior to the magnificence of the heavens and stars above, while when closed, the sophisticated LED lighting creates an equally glittering ambience.
Up above, there’s a sun deck with seating for savouring the Mediterranean breezes and sunbathing, while the foredeck has a lounge, table and seating for enjoying the best views while underway or at anchor.
MY TOY accommodates 10 guests in five sumptuous staterooms that provide each guest with their own private oasis. There’s a well-equipped gym that includes a Technogym Kinesis, message table and sauna and plenty of watertoys on board for active guests to enjoy fun-filled days on the water.
Eight talented crew complete the picture and ensure charter guests aboard MY TOY have a memorable charter and all the fun that her name implies.
This impressive 121ft (36.88m) Guy Couach luxury charter yacht is perfectly equipped for charter in the Mediterranean, with amazing amenities, several leisure spaces and a full garage of watertoys for all ages and abilities.
The aft deck is ideal for meals alfresco, while the foredeck has an inviting array of seats complete with sun shelter, which can convert to sunpads for soaking up the sun.
Guests will gravitate to DRAGON’S sun deck for the sheer size and setup, boasting massive sun pads, a casual dining space, bar and lounge area, jacuzzi and optional sunshade should it be required.
In keeping with her name, DRAGON, the interior is decorated in a beautiful blend of east-meets-west: impeccable timber panelling, a neutral palette for furnishings and elegant chrome and stainless steel accessories with a subtle marine theme. There’s a separate lounge and formal dining room for entertaining, plus TV/AV system for guests’ enjoyment.
DRAGON can accommodate up to 12 charter guests in six luxurious staterooms, all with ensuite and large windows for panoramic views. The main deck master suite has wrap-around windows and an ensuite with his n hers sinks and a large jacuzzi bath.
The watertoys aboard DRAGON are incredible and include the latest model Novurania RIB tenders, SeaDoo GTX, Seabob, waterskis, hydra tubes, SUPS, Zapata Flyboard and Zapata Jetpack, as well as diving gear. The Captain is a PADI diver/instructor and a qualified Flyboard/Wakeboard instructor.
Her crew of eight charter professionals are on hand to delight and pamper guests, and they’re enthusiastic to show you the best of the Mediterranean during your charter aboard DRAGON.
115ft (35m) PARIS A is a sensational luxury charter yacht, ideal for exploring the Greek Islands and Mediterranean with accommodation and amenities for up to 12 guests.
This sleek and speedy vessel has ample space onboard for relaxation and entertaining, including sunpads on the foredeck, a large dining are aft and fantastic upper sundeck. With a bar, barbecue, lounges and dining table, the sundeck is dedicated to guests’ indulgence. It can be completely open to the sunshine and soothing breezes, and at night, the star-studded sky.
Inside, the décor is chic and contemporary, with dark timber flooring, neutral palette and pleasant LED lighting. The saloon comprises separate lounge and dining spaces and there’s an impressive choice of AV and entertainment, including Home Theatre system and media player with more than 200 movies, Playstation, Bose sound system throughout the vessel, Satellite TV and iPod docking stations.
Below decks the accommodation includes five cabins: large master suite, two double cabins and two twin, each with modern styling, TV/AV and separate ensuite.
PARIS A has a vast selection of watertoys onboard for all guests to enjoy, including a 3-seater Yamaha Waverunner, three tenders, Seabob, waterskis, wakeboard, tubes and inflatable tow toys, SUP, and fishing and snorkelling equipment.
When it comes to luxury and 5-star features, 67ft (20.46m) Fountaine Pajot sailing catamaran NUMBER ONE has it all, including superb living space equivalent to much larger vessels.
From her expansive flybridge with sunpads, lounge and dining setting to the magnificent foredeck with a jacuzzi, seating and trampoline nets, NUMBER ONE is the complete package.
The aft deck is ideal for meals alfresco, and flows into the saloon which is spacious and well lit, thanks to panoramic windows. There’s a dining area and lounge, with a bar and mini-galley adjacent for easy entertaining.
Below decks, the ultra-wide hulls contain four large cabins, including the master suite and three queen-sized cabins, each with private ensuite, plenty of light and ventilation. The professional Chef’s galley is located here as well, ensuring meals are one of the highlights of a charter on board NUMBER ONE.
Décor is fresh and chic, with light timbers, a palette of beige and grey and pops of citrus in accessories.
For on-water fun, NUMBER ONE has equipment the whole family can enjoy, including waterskis, wakeboards, inflatable tubes, snorkelling gear, fishing gear, SUPS and more!
The crew onboard this marvellous multihull includes Captain, Hostess and Chef are renowned for their unrivalled service, culinary creations and treating guests to a memorable Mediterranean charter.
For full details of these gorgeous yachts and others that we will be inspecting at the Greek Mediterranean Yacht Show in Nafplion please contact the professionals at the Luxury Charter Group.