Lake Silvaplana is a sailing location with steady winds and at a high altitude. The reliable legendary Maloja wind picks up in the afternoons and blows on until sunset.
Sign up for a sailing course at the Swiss Sailing School and obtain your sailing license. Do you already have a license and would like to charter a boat? The 7.3 meter long “Beneteau First Class 7” is ideal for a sailing excursion and holds up to 5 passengers.
Learn how to sail and obtain your sailing license
Take a sailing course with the Swiss Sailing School and obtain your D license, allowing you to sail boats up to 15m2 of sails. Learn the basic sailing techniques from scratch, main manoeuvres and all about wind and weather. Please note that before taking the practical exam, you need to pass the theory exam in your canton of residence.
Get your motor boat licence
Take a combined course and obtain your sailing licence as well as your motor boat licence (category A). In a period of 8 days you will take an intensive sailing course as well as 10 hours of motor boat driving lessons.
Charter a sailboat
There is a sailing yacht to charter situated right at Lake Silvaplana. Rent the Beneteau First Class 7 on an hourly basis.
- Length: 7.30 meters
- Width: 2.45 meters
- Draught: 1.60 meters
- licenced for 5 passengers
- incl. cabin
For rental requests use the contact form from the Swiss Sailing School.