Ways to Sail Scotland

There is no doubt that Scotland is a great place to come and sail. All around our coast you’ll find many places of interest and breath-taking scenery. Whatever your experience, budget or ability there are hundreds of businesses ready to help you get out on the water:

If you have your own boat there are numerous harbours, pontoons and moorings available as well as many famous marinas with top rated facilities, so you can easily travel our coastline with the comfort of knowing there is always somewhere to berth.

If you are looking for a more of a relaxing holiday whilst experiencing Scotland’s superb scenery and without having the responsibility of chartering, there are numerous companies that offer comprehensive sailing holidays.

If you don’t want to bring your own boat, or don't have the time to sail to Scottish waters this year, then chartering is a great option. There are many yacht charter operators available offering excellent choices in location and types of vessel which cover all budgets.

If you are learning how to sail, then Scotland’ s waterserports tuition is excellent - with striking scenery, some of the best sailing waters and a wide selection of RYA accredited establishments you truly have the best possible range of opportunities for learning.

For those who are interested in dinghy sail or powerboats there many slipways around our coast as well as lochs in which you can launch your boats safely. Or if you are looking to learn and to develop your sailing skills, there is a wide selection of RYA training courses available.