How much does it cost to rent a boat: many options for unforgettable tours on the Amalfi Coast
Are you dreaming to explore the beauties of the Amalfi Coast by boat, but are you afraid that the costs are excessive? Would you like to give you and your family this incredible experience with a package that also includes the costs of the skipper and other services such as snorkelling equipment?
If your answer was “yes” at at least one of these questions, Sorrento Trips offers you a wide range of rental options, suitable for all needs and budgets, to experience an unforgettable day with your family, friends or partner.
During our boat tours you will explore enchanting beaches, swim in the crystalline bays of the coast and visit the characteristic centres of places such as Amalfi and Positano, experiencing moments to remember forever.
So how much does it cost to rent a boat? In the next paragraphs we will explain everything in detail, illustrating the different solutions and the price alternatives, depending on the type of experience chosen.
Costs for renting a boat
The costs for renting a boat with Sorrento Trips depend on a series of factors such as the duration of the trip, the model of the boat, the number of people on board, but also the distance from the port of ‘boarding and the destination.
We also offer two different kinds of experience, the private tour and the group tour, which have different costs.
Read on to find out how much it costs to rent a boat with our tours: we will show you the most popular ones with destinations, costs and services included in the price
The convenience of having the skipper always available
An always highly appreciated aspect of the tours organized by Sorrento Trips is the presence of a professional skipper on the boat, except for the rental of rubber boats, where it is available only on request.
The skipper will obviously drive and manage the boat, allowing you to experience the trip in complete relax, even if you have a boat license, fully enjoying your vacation and fun. The cost of the skipper for a boat tour, is always included in the price, as is the 24-hour assistance from our staff.
Renting a boat for a private tour: how much it costs
If you want to have the boat available just for you, your friends or family, Sorrento Trips private tours are the perfect solution. In this case, the boat is at the your complete disposal and can be chosen according to your needs (depending on the model, in fact, it can accommodate up to a maximum of 12 people).
Among the main services included in the price – in addition to the skipper and 24-hour assistance – there are travel insurance, transfer from the hotel to the port (roundtrip), snorkelling equipment, beach towels, fuel and a fully equipped mini bar with a wide selection of drinks.
Among the most popular private tours there is the 8-hour trip to Capri, a unique opportunity to experience and learn more about the island, the cost of which starts from 450 euros, as well as renting a boat for a romantic sunset tour in Sorrento or on the Amalfi Coast, very popular especially for marriage proposals. Instead, for an exclusive half-day tour of the Sorrento Coast (4 hours) the price starts from 400€.
For those who want to visit the three pearls of the region, Capri, Positano and Amalfi, the ideal solution is a one-day boat trip, starting from 650 euros: a unique opportunity to be captivated by the beauty of these places, to visit the main attractions and taste local specialties. If, on the other hand, you want to rent a boat to reach Ischia, for an 8-hour tour dedicated to discovering the wonders of this splendid island, the price starts from 850 euros.
These, of course, are just some of the possible options. To find out about all our offers, please consult the page dedicated to Sorrento Trips private tours to find the one that’s right for you.
Rental costs for group tours
The group tour is ideal for solo travellers, for small groups who want to save some money on rental costs or for those looking to make new friends. In this case, in fact, the boat is rented together with other people (ranging from a minimum of 6 to a maximum of 12 guests).
As for private tours, also in this case the price includes various services such as travel insurance, the presence of a professional skipper and 24-hour assistance from the staff, fuel, beach towels and equipment for snorkelling, a well-stocked minibar and transportation to and from the hotel.
Renting a boat for a group trip can cost from 120 to 150 euros per person, depending on the destination and the number of participants (the duration of the tour is always 8 hours). Among the most requested options are the tour to discover the beauties of Capri and the trip to the Amalfi Coast with a visit to Amalfi and Positano.
During the day it will always be possible to visit the most characteristic corners of the travel destinations, have shopping, dive into crystal clear waters and taste the local specialties for an unforgettable experience.
To find out all the details, you can visit the page dedicated to Sorrento Trips group tours, where you will find more information on the organization, prices, and other useful information.
The prices for renting a rubber boat
If you want to explore the Amalfi Coast in total autonomy and be the one driving the vehicle, the solution is to rent one of the rubber boats offered by Sorrento Trips.
This is also an option suitable for those who do not have a boat license (3 out of 4 models available do not require it), but a little experience in driving is highly recommended.
Costs change according to characteristics such as the type of engine, power, and size. It ranges from 180 euros per day for a Selva 5.40 model that reaches a speed of 28 knots, measures 5.40 meters in length and accommodates up to 6 people, up to 350 euros per day for a Selva 6.80: 6.80 meters long, it can reach a speed of 30 knots and can accommodate up to 10 people.
The presence of the skipper is not normally provided for the rental of rubber boat, but you can request it with a surcharge of 100 euros per day.