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experience Elba at 360 degrees

ELBA ISLAND CHARTER

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Thanks to our experience and professionalism, we can offer you safe solutions and great value for money. We boast a charter fleet of the highest level, able to meet the taste of our most demanding customers. You can choose between one day or week-long rentals. Our charters are also ideal for special evenings as well as arranged events of any kind, from aperitif at sunset to sailing-hiking trips.

Fancy experiencing unique thrills? Choose our charter rental service for the Island of Elba.

Week-long charters
a week of sport, nature and sea

One day trips

stop over at the Scoglietto nature reserve for a dive and a spot of snorkelling
Weekend
experience Elba at 360 degrees
Vela
Trekking
Vela
e Kayak
Whale
watching
Sunset
party

OUR CHARTER

FLEET

VIVANITA SUN
ODYSSEY 49
NINA
BAVARIA 44
SUNSET
SUN ODISSEY 49 DS

THE AVIOSAIL TEAM

About us

Stefano, Aviosail’s owner, is a yachtsman of great experience with a deep love for the sea. After successfully competing for several years, in 2005 he went on to become a technician for a charter company based on Elba. In 2007 he crossed the Atlantic Ocean aboard “Ipero”, a Baltic 83 yacht owned by his friend Flavio Scala, a former Agneta helmsman. Since 2009, he’s been the proprietor’s of Aviosail.

Alice, a Natural Science graduate, is always at Stefano’s side on board Aviosail boats both as a hostess and as an environmental hiking guide officially recognised by the Tuscany Region and the Tuscan Archipelago National Park. In addition to preparing excellent lunches, she will be able to introduce you to much more about Elba, the Tuscan Archipelago and the natural wonders of such places.

Stefano Chiappi

Stefano Chiappi

Aviosail owner and experienced sailor.
Alice Galletti

Alice Galletti

Ready to introduce you to everything
on the Island of Elba, and on the Tuscan Archipelago

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APRIL, MAY, JUNE, SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER.

Vela-Trekking

Various boarding options either from Portoferraio, San Vincenzo or Piombino (Salivoli). Departure is usually in the evening around 6 pm, then off en route towards our planned destination (Elba, Capraia, Corsica or Giglio) either by sailing or motor navigation in case of light wind, anchorage at the picked roadstead or port. The following morning, time for an excursion along the most beautiful trails with breathtaking views; choice of different length itineraries according to your preferred level of difficulty, setting off from one place and arriving to another where our boat will be waiting for you. On request, possibility of bringing along an expert Park Guide of the Tuscan Archipelago who will lead you to discover the natural beauty of such places.                                                

Both a skipper and a hostess will be on board at your service and take care of breakfast, lunch,  dinner and aperitifs. The food menu will be varied and include fresh fish sauces prepared on board using catch of the day whenever possible. Prices are all inclusive, and comprehend everything except stops in any port other than Portoferraio.

(Minimum 6 people).

SEASON 2022

Sailing-Kayaking

Our sailing and Kayak package is designated for sports and sea lovers. Departure is from Portoferraio towards Capraia, sailing through the Cetacean Sanctuary. A few hours later, time for our first excursion by kayak, ride that in the following days will take us also to Cala Rossa (red cove), Capraia’s characteristic southern end.

You’ll also get to paddle in the crystalline waters of the Finocchiarola Islands natural reserve as well as be surrounded by the scents and colours of the Agriate Desert’s mediterranean scrub. Discover now more details of our kayak excursions around the Island of Elba.

(Minimum 6 people)

ELBA ISLAND CHARTER RENTAL

Whale Watching

Elba Island and the rest of the Tuscan archipelago are located within the “Pelagos” Cetacean Sanctuary; with a bit of luck, you might be in for some truly exciting and unforgettable encounters.

We organise one day trips on board our sailboat, together with an official environmental guide of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park who will enrich your knowledge about the biology of species living in our sea.

Minimum 6 people.

€ 90 per person ( € 50 under 14s)

Celebrations & Aperitif-dinner

For any occasion such as birthdays, anniversaries, stag or hen dos and graduation parties, we can arrange with you an unforgettable day.

Price to be determined according to the request Aperitif at sunset

Sailing off at 6.30pm in order to admire the sunset over the sea while enjoying an aperitif freshly prepared on board. Return at 9.30pm (minimum 6 people)

Price € 90 per person

Vivanita Sun Odyssey 49

  • Year of build

    2007
  • Total length

    14,98 m
  • Total width

    4,49 m
  • Draught

    2,15 m
  • Engine

    Yanmar 54 CV
  • Power

    110 PS
  • Water tank

    615 L
  • Fuel tank

    240 L
  • Cabins

    4
  • Bunks

    8 + 2
  • Toilets / Showers

    3/3

Nina Bavaria 44

  • Year of build

    2004
  • Total length

    13,95 m
  • Total width

    4,25 m
  • Draught

    1,65 m
  • Engine

    Volvo MD 22, Saildrive
  • Power

    50 Ps
  • Water tank

    360 L
  • Fuel tank

    210 L
  • Cabins

    4
  • Bunks

    8 + 2
  • Toilets / Showers

    2/2

SUNSET
SUN ODYSSEY 49 DS

  • Year of build

    2007
  • Total length

    14,98 m
  • Total width

    4,49 m
  • Draught

    2,15 m
  • Engine

    Yanmar 54 CV
  • Power

    110 PS
  • Water tank

    615 L
  • Fuel tank

    240 L
  • Cabins

    4
  • Bunks

    8 + 2
  • Toilets / Showers

    3/3

Ipero

  • Year of build

  • Total length

    25,37 m
  • Total width

    6,15 m
  • Draught

    3,40 m
  • Engine

    3,40 m
  • Power

    280 H
  • Water tank

    1.600 L
  • Fuel tank

    2.100 L
  • Cabins

    5
  • Bunks

    10 + 2
  • Toilets / Showers

    4

Stefano Chiappi

He is the owner of Aviosail and a very experienced sailor. He was born on the Island of Elba on 6/11/1960 and since he was a boy he proved to be very skilled in many sports, but sailing and the sea are his true passion. He began his journey on the island by participating in several winter championships. During this period he has the good fortune to meet the Shipowner Vincenzo Onorato, with whom he will train in the years to come. First, with the boat “Comte de Fiandre”, he won the Cointreau trophy at the Tigullio Winter Championships in 1989-1990, then he obtained other victories at the opening weeks of the Alassio regatta season. He becomes co-owner with the same Onorato of the boat “Ottone degli Ulivi” with which he took an excellent fifth place in the world class in 1990. He continues to obtain other important victories first aboard the Swan 46 “” Charlotte aybea “then with” Flamenco aybea “, participating in the winter championships of Punta Ala and the weeks of the mouths in Costa Smeralda. In 1996 he won the European championship Sardinia Cup with the role of trimmer on the Zzenzero boat. He then decides to switch to the vintage boats circuit, competing for 9 consecutive years aboard the “Agneta” boat owned by Avv. Giovanni Agnelli, before moving on to the “Samurai” boat of the Pavesi brothers. He trains with Giovanni Soldini in the waters of Elba aboard the trimaran “Telecom” and participates in the Match Race in France aboard the Jeanneau. In 2005 he starts working on the Island of Elba as a technician for a charter company; in 2007 he crosses the Atlantic Ocean on board or “Ipero”, a Baltic 83 “owned by his friend Flavio Scala, former helmsman of Agneta. Since 2009 he has been the owner of Aviosail with which he realizes weekly charters. His profound experience, his skill and professionalism are a guarantee for those who decide to rely on Aviosail and for those who want to know the world of sailing.

Alice Galletti

He was born on the Island of Elba on 12/14/1985 and has always had a great passion for the sea and for nature. At the age of 15, he had his first experience sailing around the Tuscan Archipelago and Corsica. He moved to Florence where he graduated in 2010 in “Natural Sciences” and in 2013 he also obtained the specialist degree in “Conservation and management of nature” with full marks. Participate in various scientific projects of cetacean sighting on a sailing boat in the Tuscan Archipelago. The great love for her island and for the sea brought her back to Portoferraio, where, since 2013, she has always been at Stefano’s side aboard the Aviosail boats as hostess and as an environmental excursion guide officially recognized by the Tuscany Region and the Tuscan Archipelago National Park. . In addition to preparing excellent lunches, he will be able to introduce you to much more about the Island of Elba, the Tuscan Archipelago and the natural wonders of these places.

APRIL, MAY, JUNE, SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER.

Vela-Trekking

Various boarding options either from Portoferraio, San Vincenzo or Piombino (Salivoli). Departure is usually in the evening around 6 pm, then off en route towards our planned destination (Elba, Capraia, Corsica or Giglio) either by sailing or motor navigation in case of light wind, anchorage at the picked roadstead or port. The following morning, time for an excursion along the most beautiful trails with breathtaking views; choice of different length itineraries according to your preferred level of difficulty, setting off from one place and arriving to another where our boat will be waiting for you. On request, possibility of bringing along an expert Park Guide of the Tuscan Archipelago who will lead you to discover the natural beauty of such places.                                                

Both a skipper and a hostess will be on board at your service and take care of breakfast, lunch,  dinner and aperitifs. The food menu will be varied and include fresh fish sauces prepared on board using catch of the day whenever possible. Prices are all inclusive, and comprehend everything except stops in any port other than Portoferraio.

(Minimum 6 people).

SEASON 2022

Sailing-Kayaking

Our sailing and Kayak package is designated for sports and sea lovers. Departure is from Portoferraio towards Capraia, sailing through the Cetacean Sanctuary. A few hours later, time for our first excursion by kayak, ride that in the following days will take us also to Cala Rossa (red cove), Capraia’s characteristic southern end.

You’ll also get to paddle in the crystalline waters of the Finocchiarola Islands natural reserve as well as be surrounded by the scents and colours of the Agriate Desert’s mediterranean scrub. Discover now more details of our kayak excursions around the Island of Elba.

(Minimum 6 people)

ELBA ISLAND CHARTER RENTAL

Whale Watching

Elba Island and the rest of the Tuscan archipelago are located within the “Pelagos” Cetacean Sanctuary; with a bit of luck, you might be in for some truly exciting and unforgettable encounters.

We organise one day trips on board our sailboat, together with an official environmental guide of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park who will enrich your knowledge about the biology of species living in our sea.

Minimum 6 people.

€ 90 per person ( € 50 under 14s)

Celebrations & Aperitif-dinner

For any occasion such as birthdays, anniversaries, stag or hen dos and graduation parties, we can arrange with you an unforgettable day.

Price to be determined according to the request Aperitif at sunset

Sailing off at 6.30pm in order to admire the sunset over the sea while enjoying an aperitif freshly prepared on board. Return at 9.30pm (minimum 6 people)

Price € 90 per person

Nina Bavaria 44

  • Year of build

    2004
  • Total length

    13,95 m
  • Total width

    4,25 m
  • Draught

    1,65 m
  • Engine

    Volvo MD 22, Saildrive
  • Power

    50 Ps
  • Water tank

    360 L
  • Fuel tank

    210 L
  • Cabins

    4
  • Bunks

    8 + 2
  • Toilets / Showers

    2/2

SUNSET
SUN ODYSSEY 49 DS

  • Year of build

    2007
  • Total length

    14,98 m
  • Total width

    4,49 m
  • Draught

    2,15 m
  • Engine

    Yanmar 54 CV
  • Power

    110 PS
  • Water tank

    615 L
  • Fuel tank

    240 L
  • Cabins

    4
  • Bunks

    8 + 2
  • Toilets / Showers

    3/3

Ipero

  • Year of build

  • Total length

    25,37 m
  • Total width

    6,15 m
  • Draught

    3,40 m
  • Engine

    3,40 m
  • Power

    280 H
  • Water tank

    1.600 L
  • Fuel tank

    2.100 L
  • Cabins

    5
  • Bunks

    10 + 2
  • Toilets / Showers

    4