The profile of tourists who used the yacht charter in spain
The report notes that it is a form of vacation quite accessible to budget travellers. The price of renting a boat is situated around 100 euros to a sailboat for a family day, if you opt for relaxed browsing, and the 90 euros in the case of a motorboat for six people if you want to explore several coves in less time. Last year, 75,000 users rented a boat in our country through the platform Nautal, one of the main marketplace of nautical charter which operates in Spain, much of Europe and in the United States. 69% of these users were Spanish and the rest came from Germany (12.5%) and France (11%). Profile of tourists who used the yacht charter in Spainplease communities autonomous, which are more interested in renting formula to navigate are the Catalans (34%), Madrid (20%) and Valencia (13%), against the navarros, Extremadura and La Rioja, showing little inclination for the charter. How we like to sail 60% of fans to the boating industry in charter in Spain opted to rent the boat in Balearic Islands. Then stood Catalonia, which recorded 25% of users, while 6.5% did in Valencia. From behind, Andalusia, Galicia, Canary Islands, Murcia Region, Basque country, Ceuta and Melilla and Cantabria are located. With respect to the type of ship, 70% choose motor – yacht, boat, catamaran, fishing boat – boats, while 30% opts for the sailing ships. On the other hand, according to data collected by Nautal, winch the 70% of the users left to surf an average of three times a year, while 23% did it only once. A fact which, according to the report, shows that despite the growth of the charter in the past three years, it is a sector that has great potential given the good conditions offered by Spain to navigate. Mostly men (72%) which apply for the rent of the boat, and tend to navigate group, 75%, with friends or family; compared with 8.5% that chooses to navigate only in pairs. Most of those who rented a boat are amateurs, the main reason that encourages users to rent a boat, according to 53% of the respondents. Other reasons are to enjoy free time with family, friends or couple (33%), entertainment (27%), discover new corners (18%), try new experiences (15.5%) or sport (8%)..