Dec 12, 2023

Cruising in the Canary Islands on a private yacht offers a unique and luxurious experience. Here are five top locations for a winter cruise in the Canary Islands, perfect for yacht enthusiasts:

1. Anfi del Mar, Gran Canaria:

Anfi del Mar is a picturesque marina and resort area on the south coast of Gran Canaria. The marina offers modern facilities and a beautiful setting with white sandy beaches. It’s an ideal location to anchor your yacht and enjoy the upscale amenities of the surrounding area.

2. Marina Rubicón, Lanzarote:

Marina Rubicón is a premium marina located on the southern tip of Lanzarote. It offers a sophisticated atmosphere with shops, restaurants, and bars along the waterfront. The marina is surrounded by beautiful landscapes and is a gateway to explore the unique attractions of Lanzarote.

3. Puerto Calero, Lanzarote:

Another excellent choice in Lanzarote, Puerto Calero is known for its exclusive atmosphere and upscale amenities. This location provides a tranquil setting for yacht owners seeking a more secluded and refined experience.

4. Puerto de Mogán, Gran Canaria:

Often referred to as “Little Venice” because of its charming canals and bridges, Puerto de Mogán is a delightful marina on the southwest coast of Gran Canaria. The town has a relaxed atmosphere, and offers a peaceful environment for yacht owners looking to make the most of the relaxing atmosphere.

5. San Sebastián de la Gomera, La Gomera:

San Sebastián de la Gomera is the capital of La Gomera, a less crowded and more serene island in the Canaries. The marina provides a peaceful haven for yacht owners, with a backdrop of lush green landscapes. Explore the natural area, visit historical sites, and enjoy the peace of this destination.

Before embarking on your yacht cruise, you should ensure that you comply with any local regulations, and confirm the availability of berths in the marinas.

Whether you are winter cruising in the Canary Islands, further afield, or even laid up getting those all-important winter jobs done, our team at Topsail would be delighted to help you arrange your boat insurance for you.  Please CLICK HERE for a quotation.  Alternatively, if you’re travelling away from home on your own boat, or have a wonderful charter holiday coming up, CLICK HERE for our bespoke Yachtsman’s Travel Insurance.