Exploring Elba by sail boat will allow you to enjoy the sea in every moment of the day and to venture towards small beaches that are impossible to reach by foot.
In every main harbor of the island is possible to rent a boat, but if you're not expert about winds, currents and nautical maps the best solution is to rely in a skipper or to a sailing center. This latter organize a lot of trips in the summer season (one-day trips and weekend trips) that allow tourists to enjoy Elba and the other islands of the Tuscan Archipelago from a different perspective.
Admiring Elba from the sea is indeed the only possibility to enjoy the urban structure of the historic villages, the vineyards on the hills and the ancient castles perched on rocky spurs. The panorama is breathtaking, capable to set of unforgettable emotions!
An holiday at Elba can be the perfect occasion to learn how to sail for the ones who have always wished for it. In the sailing centers of the island, open all year long, are located even some sailing schools. Are organized many classes both for children and adults, for beginners and experts, with qualified teachers.