Admire the surroundings of Barcelona on board of Nueva Casimiria
Chartering Nueva Casimira will let you to discover the fantastic landscapes that are hidden in Costa Brava and Garraf
Barcelona is known as one of the most cosmopolitan city of the world. Furthermore, its enclave in the Mediterranean Sea and its amazing conditions for sailing, a fantastic coast surrounding the capital of Catalonia, places Barcelona in the ideal position for chartering luxurious yachts.
Nueva Casimira, the perfect sporting open to discover Barcelona and their surroundings
Nueva Casimira is the perfect open sporty yacht to sail in Barcelona's surroundings. The 16 metres length allows accommodation to 12 people + crew. The cover is specially designed for maximum comfort of our customers. Totally opened, with no barriers, providing a feeling of maximum freedom and comfort. Relaxing in the bath or unwinding on sunbed of the yacht, it will provide you maximum satisfaction during your travel, and while observing the beautiful landscape.
In 2014, a good refit was made in this yacht and biminis sofas and teak are completely new. Since then, her excellent maintenance allow keeping the boat in good state. Nueva Casimira has an exclusive home berth in One Ocean (Port Vell), very close to One Ocean Club, one of the most visited restaurants of the city. A magnific atmosphere for begginig and finishing your charter.
The guide who will show you the surroundings is an expert. Nueva Casimira is driven by a 20 years experience captain with a big knowledge of the Catalan coast and the Balearic Islands. Without doubt he will bring the final touch to your summer experience.
Costa Brava, the other jewel of the crown
The Catalan littoral is the perfect place for pass your holidays. Crystaline water, fine sand, lovely villages and an outstanding natural diversity, Costa Brava also offers a wide range of Michelin Starred restaurants, which is the perfect recipe for enjoyable holidays.
Selected by our clients, Costa Brava keeps attracting for its beautiful surrounding, breathtaking sunbathing spots, relaxing and of course enjoying the fantastic gastronomy under the mediterranean breeze. As a main reference we would advise “ Celler de Can Roca “, who earned 3 Michelin stars through their excellence and quality.
If you are planning your next Holidays in Barcelona and its surroundings, here are some places that we advise you to not miss out:
-Tossa de Mar: One of the best conserved maritime and medieval villages of Catalonia. The exclusive views from your yacht of its castle, while you are sunbathing, breathing the sea’s breeze and you are watching the seagulls fly, are the main attractions of this place. Tossa de Mar, also, has a spectacular restaurant called “La Cuina de Can Simón”, with a Michelin star, specialised in Mediterranean gastronomy, if a foodie experience is in your plans.
-Begur: Paradise lovers will have to anchor in this amazing sea village. Only 10 kilometres from the port, you will find numerous lovely bays, like Sa Tuna or Sa Riera, to enjoy from your boat. The gastronomic level of Begur, or Calella de Palafrugell (a near village), is very high. Close restaurants to the sea such as “Les Acacies” on the beach of Aiguablava, or “El Fiego” in the beach of Calella de Palafrugell, offer exquisite paellas and pasta.
-Medes Islands: They are one of the principal attractions of the Occidental Mediterranean Sea. With 23 hectares, this archipelago has seven islands all with a spectacular fauna and flora. According to experts, this is the best place in Spain for snorkelling.
Chartering a yacht, also, will allow you to have a privilege position where snorkelling and admire all the giant groupers. Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity!
-Portitxol Beach: This beach has touristic, geographic and historic attractions. Located very near by Rosas and Empuries, this bay was the point of entrance to Greeks and Romans centuries ago. The views from the boat are really spectacular. Its combination of rocks, where the Portitxol’s arch stands out, is the perfect habitat for crabs and a lot of mollusks.
Just behind, the famous Empuries Hotel, used for a wide variety of spots, and even one movie. It offers an exquisite Mediterranean gastronomy with direct view to sea. Moreover, it has an spa for relaxing if you want after sailing with your yacht.
Exquisite paella and pasta in Costa Brava
-Rosas: Rosas is one of the favourite destination in Emporda. It has been the location of Bulli, the restaurant of Ferran Adria, one of the best chefs of the world. Rosas can boast about having calm beaches with crystal clear water, like Cala Montjoi. From your boat, you will admire Rosas fortress. If you want to relax, the Brancs’s terrace offers you an ideal place with avantgarde cuisine.
We would advise you not to leave Rosas without doing one of the best excursions in boat and admiring the fantastic views from Creus headland, situated in the north. Its 672 metres of height and gives you a detailed look over the Mediterranean Sea.
-Palamos: The city of Palamos is famous for its combinations of beaches and bays. Chartering a yacht will let you to enjoy the crystalline water of Playa Grande, Cala Margarida or Cala S'Alguer. The last was declared nature interesting bay in 1972.
-Cadaques: The zone of Cadaques has some similarities with the Greek coast. Its romanticism is one of its best attractions. Small and calm bays, fine sand and crystalline water, and a lot of white sea houses for enjoying from your boat. The wriggling of divers fishes, gives you a great opportunity to go on a snorkel adventure. The Portlligat beach and “Platja Gran” are the most recommended beaches of Cadaques.
Also, in Portillgat is situated the famous Dali's house. If you want you could have an exclusive to the usual work place of Salvador Dali, since 1930 until the dead of his wife Gala in 1982.
Discover the fantastic coast of Garraf
Garraf, another touristic attraction from Barcelona’s surroundings. Chartering a luxurious yacht will allow you to enjoy of little bays with small blue fisherman houses, and the spectacular flora of the Natural Park of Garraf. Its proximity with Barcelona is also another strong point.
The glamour of this place is increasing, and soon, this place could be compared with the beaches of Ibiza and Formentera. The next October will be the opening of Beso Beach, the most famous beach bar of Formentera and the favourite of Orlando Bloom and the jet set of Ibiza. Also, it’s very common during summers to find Barcelona’s football players, Hollywood actors and models in this zone. Despite that, before October, Sitges and Garraf have a lot of must see:
-Sitges beach: Sitges is known for having lots of beaches to enjoy from your boat. One of the most recommendable is in Cala Morisca. Located at the edge of a cliff with a spectacular flora, this bay has a fantastic terrace where you could celebrate big events or simply enjoy a day off at the beach. In the port of Aiguadolç, we can find Can Laury, a restaurant specialized in paellas, pasta, fish, meat, and all Mediterranean gastronomy.
Vilanova i la Geltru: The capital of Garraf has a wide variety of beaches for all people. Sailing with your yacht around Ibersol beach will give you the sensation of being in Caribe, whereas sailing in Ribes Roges and Sant Gervasi you will be able to practice snorkel and admire the spectacular marine fauna. The wine cellar of Can Pujol, here to squire a good day at the beach combinated with exquisite wines and fantastic dishes.
-Bacardi house: The fundator of Bacardi house was born in Sitges in 1814. Therefore, a permanent visitor centre has been raised to his honour, in a modernist building in the old part of the city. As well as enjoying of a luxurious yacht, you could have the possiblity of planning an exclusive visit and discovering Bacardi family’s full story. At the end of the visits, the occasion to learn how to make exquisite bacardi cocktails with the support of a professional team will be offered.
-San Sebastia beach: The beach of Sant Sebastia is one of the most famous beaches of Sitges. Chartering a yacht will allow you to enjoy from a privileged position of its crystalline water.
Without doubt, the combination of chartering a luxurious yacht like Nueva Casimira, and the idyllic hidden places in Barcelona’s surroundings, will convert your holidays in an unforgettable time.