Inflatable boat rental

among the pearls of the strait

Sail to unique adventures with excursions by inflatable boat from Barcando Charter. Explore Scilla, Chianalea, Bagnara, and beyond with customized itineraries.

Options available with and without a skipper for a tailored experience. Experience the sea in an unforgettable way with us!

Relaxing sailing
and enchanting
points of interest

Short sailing distances
navigational

Natural beauties
In Europe’s most famous strait

The magic of the strait

The Calabrian coast, with its crystal-clear waters and picturesque villages, is a treasure chest to be discovered. Dinghy excursions, with or without a skipper, offer a unique opportunity to venture among the beauty of Scilla, Chianalea, Bagnara, Cala Janculla, Torre Faro in Sicily and even the enchanting Aeolian Islands. With flexible packages that include half days, full days and weekends, adventure is at your fingertips.

Trekking in Punta Campanella
Cocktails with sea view in Capri
Ancient gastronomic traditions in Cetara

Our inflatable boats for rent

Cayman 21.0 Sport

The Cayman 21.0 Sport is a 6.45-meter inflatable boat with a 40-horsepower engine, suitable for those without a boat license. With a maximum capacity of 8 people, it offers a versatile and compact solution for excursions and fun at sea.

Without boat license

(skipper on request)

Cayman 28.0 Executive

The Cayman 28 Executive, with two 200-horsepower engines, is an 8.60-meter boat suitable for up to 12 people. Equipped with a comfortable double cabin and bathroom, this dinghy offers space and comfort for a complete marine experience.

With boat license

(skipper on request)

What is included?
What is not included?

Rental costs are paid in advance with 2 instalments: 50% upon booking and 50% 30 days before departure.
If the departure date is lower than 30 days, the full amount (100%) shall be paid at the time of booking.

Cancellation costs vary and are defined in the Charter Contract.
We also offer the opportunity to stipulate an insurance which guarantees the reimbursement to the customer in case of missed departure.
For any further information, please contact our staff.

What is included?
What is not included?

Rental costs are paid in advance with 2 instalments: 50% upon booking and 50% 30 days before departure.
If the departure date is lower than 30 days, the full amount (100%) shall be paid at the time of booking.

Cancellation costs vary and are defined in the Charter Contract.
We also offer the opportunity to stipulate an insurance which guarantees the reimbursement to the customer in case of missed departure.
For any further information, please contact our staff.

The most popular route followed by our customers

Do you still have any doubts about the

rental with or without a boat license?

Who can rent a dinghy without a boat license?

To rent an inflatable boat without a license, you only need to be of legal age, possess a valid ID and comply with any limits on engine power.

What is the common limit of engine horsepower for an inflatable boat that can be rented without a boat license and what are the regional variations of this limit?

The engine horsepower limit for an inflatable boat that can be rented without a boat license is up to 40 horsepower. The charterer may, however, request a brief training session regarding safety rules and proper use of the dinghy before departure.

What happens if I have no experience in driving an inflatable boat?

No problem, the charterer will give you all the guidance you need to drive the dinghy safely and knowingly. You will receive instruction on the basics of dinghy use, safety rules, boating regulations, and information about the area in which you wish to sail. In addition, you will receive advice on choosing the best routes and local attractions to explore during your sailing.

What are the limitations and rules for driving with a dinghy without a license?

Regulations for boating with a dinghy without a license may vary by country and region. In general, it is important to observe speed limits, maintain a safe distance from other vessels, avoid obstructing maritime traffic, and ensure your own and others’ safety. In some countries, it may be mandatory to wear life jackets while sailing.

What is the minimum rental duration for an inflatable boat with or without a license, and what options does Barcando offer for rental packages?

The minimum duration of a dinghy rental with or without a license is half a day, which implies that the boat can be rented for between 4 and 6 hours.

Barcando offers different rental options to suit different customer needs. These options include half-day rental, full-day rental, and weekend or long-term rental.

Half-day rentals allow you to use the dinghy for 4-6 hours, usually in the morning or afternoon. With the full-day rental, it is possible to rent the dinghy for the entire day, typically from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Instead, weekend offers the possibility of renting the dinghy for the weekend (Saturday and Sunday), while in long-term rental we offer the possibility of renting the dinghy for several days or even weeks, to be arranged with Barcando.

It should be noted that the minimum charter duration and rates may vary depending on the type of boat and the season, so it is advisable to contact Barcando directly for precise details on charter packages and their prices.

What is the maximum number of people allowed on board our Cayman 21 Sport inflatable boat without a boat license?

Our Cayman 21 Sport inflatable boat generally accommodates up to 8 people, but it is important to follow any specific recommendations or regulations regarding the maximum number of passengers to ensure safety while sailing.

Can I rent an inflatable boat with a license requirement if I don't have a license?

No, it is not possible to rent an inflatable boat with a boat license requirement without owning one. However, at Barcando, we will provide you with a professional skipper in case you do not have a license, ensuring safe and regulation-compliant sailing.

What is the maximum number of people allowed aboard our Cayman 28 Executive inflatable boat with a boat license?

Our Cayman 28 Executive inflatable boat can accommodate up to 12 people, but it is important to follow any specific recommendations or regulations regarding the maximum number of passengers to ensure safety while sailing.

Sail with us,
starting from 180 € day

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Last boats still available for Summer 2024