18.06.18 - VPM fleet after hurricane Irmato top
Almost a year after "Irma", VPM has revised the fleet: yachts have been shifted to other bases, and new acquisitions have replaced the boats that have been lost in the hurricane.
For this reason we would like to show you what is new on our bases
Our fleet is increasing by several bareboat 2018 yachts of the types:
Lagoon 40, Lagoon 42, Lagoon 380
A number of charters have meanwhile taken place from Saint Martin and huge efforts are still being made to not only restore the Anse Marcel Marina to it’s original beauty, but also provide an even nicer harbour.
The bareboat fleet has expanded immensely. Clients who have previously sailed and loved their old friends Lagoon 421 “Leonor” (2015) and Lagoon 450 “Maui” (2016) in the Caribbean, can sail them in the Seychelles as of November together with their new companion: brand new Lagoon 40 “Ubah”.
Furthermore, a pristine Lagoon 50 “Ocean” will complement our cabin cruise fleet so that we can continue catering for the high demand of our “Cocktail Creole”. This yacht helps us provide both: more available cabins as well as the distinct option to book the yacht for a crewed “exclusive cruise” for smaller groups as well.
13.12.17 - Planting Hope in British Virgin Islandsto top
You have certainly seen the pictures of the BVI after the two hurricanes Irma and Maria in September - pictures of the destruction of houses, infrastructure and the beautiful nature of the BVI.
After helping local people with a first fundraising campaign, nature is now coming into focus.
Many coconut palms on the islands have been destroyed and it will take years until they will provide shade on the beaches. We support the project "planting hope" and want to work with you to create palm-fringed beaches.
With the BVI Tourist Board on Tortola and the local school children large palm trees are to be planted. The bigger the better.
We at Barone Yachting are convinced that we can do it together! Support this project with donations of 25, 50, 100 or 1000 €.
29.11.17 - Read all about the undamaged Caribbean destinations in Yacht Issue 25/2017to top
For months, the negative headlines about the consequences of the hurricanes dominated the reporting, but partly also covered an incontrovertible fact: Affected are currently only three areas or island groups. Most of the targets are unaffected, and crews can enjoy their winter escape here. On 29 pages, the big Caribbean special in YACHT 25/2017 offers all the necessary information. Andreas Fritsch from the yacht editor via Barone Yachting from Guadeloupe sailed on a Lagoon 400 from VPM Yachtcharter. The 29-page special presents the best areas without hurricane damage. Andreas Fritsch from the yacht editor via Barone Yachting from Guadeloupe sailed on a Lagoon 400 from VPM Yachtcharter.
28.11.17 - Barone and VPM trade fairs in 2018to top
In 2017 Germany has become the largest incoming market for the Seychelles with over 47.000 visitors in 2017. The Seychelles tourism board has been participating as the partner country on several trade fairs throughout the year.
In 2017 VPM together with the Barone team and the Seychelles Tourism Board took part in several trade fairs including: CMT in Stuttgart, F.RE.E in Munich, "Grenzenlos" in Sankt Gallen (Switzerland), ITB in Berlin, JA in Karlsruhe and the TC in Leipzig.
The following tradefairs are already confirmed in 2018:
13.01.-21.01.2018 - CMT 2018 – Stuttgart (Hall 8 stand D17)
21.02.-25.02.2018 – F.RE.E 2018 – Munich (Hall A4 stand 410)
07.03.-11.03.2018 – ITB 2018 - Berlin (Hall 20 stand 129)
Visit us on the Seychelles Stand to receive information about our latest products and profit from our great offers and discounts.
01.06.16 - Real Time Booking tool for cabin cruisesto top
Finally you you have the chance to not only check the availbility in real time but also book direclty on our website with an instant confirmation. The first real-time online booking tool for cabin cruises. The programme does not require confirmation from our team, therefore you will receive instant confirmation if the cabin is available. See for yourself right here: https://www.barone.de/en/cabin+cruise/availability/
09.05.16 - Flights with Qatar Airways to the Seychelles to your cabin cruise or yachtcharterto top
Now even more possibilities to fly to your cabin cruise or yachtcharter in the Seychelles.
Starting Dezember 2016, Qatar Airways will once again include the Seychelles in their program, after the dropped the flights in 2013. With daily flights from Frankfurt (FRA ca. 17:25) or Munich (MUC ca. 17:45) via Doha (DOH), arrival in Mahé (SEZ ca. 8:50), Qatar immediately becomes competetive. At the ITB Berlin 2016 the CEO of Qatar Airways first announced the new destination.
Not only the attractive prices speak for the flights with Qatar Airways, but also that they have been voted and awared several times as the best airline in the world, for example in "The Worlds top 10 Airlines" by SKYTRAX, chosen for its excellent service.
Flights to the Seychelles with Qatar Airways via Doha could cost between 700 € - 1200 € in the economy depending on the season and class.
Flights with Qatar Airways to your cabin cruise or yachtcharter in the Seychelles can be booked directly with us.
05.04.16 - Cabin cruise: Cocktail Praslinto top
Cabin-cruise in the Seychelles from Mahe to Praslin
Sail from Mahé to Praslin on board of a beautiful catamaran between 44 - 78 ft. which provides you with comfort and stability. Including Full board, drinks package and much more. Explore 6 Islands in 5 days!
Mahé - St. Anne - Praslin - La Digue - Coco - Curieuse - Praslin
Departure day: Saturday from Mahé
Arrival day: Wednesday at Praslin
Spend the first 3 - 4 days in a Hotel in Mahé, get used to the temperature and discover the largest island of the Seychelles with one of the smallest Capital Cities in the world, which is located both exactly near the ocean and at the same time at the foot of the mountains. You have the opportunity to experience the culture of the Seychelles, as almost 90 % of the population of the Seychelles live in Mahé.
The following days you can explore the Seychelles from the most beautiful side, the sea. Spend 5 days / 4 nights on a sailing catamaran and visit a different island every day. You have the opportunity to reach the most beautiful snorkeling areas in the Seychelles, which can only be accessed with a yacht. (Snorkeling equipment included!)
To end your vacation we recommend a 3 - 4 day Hotel stay in Praslin. Praslin does not only have some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, such as the Anse Lazio, but it also offers famous attraction such as the Vallée de Mai with the endemic Seychelles coconut: the Coco de Mer.
Flights, Transfers as well as accommodation from a Guesthouse to a 6 Star Hotel can be organised, planned and booked with us.
For more Information regarding the Cabin cruise: Cocktail Praslin click HERE.
17.03.16 - Non Stop to Martinique to your Cabin cruise or Yachtcharterto top
Starting winter 2016, Condor will include a new flight in their program. Direct flights from Frankfurt to Fort de France (FDF) -
Martinique to your cabin cruise or yachtcharter. Flights can now be booked.
The B767-300ER of the TUIfly Deutschland Condor will now be operating on the long-haul flight to Martinique.
The aircraft has 31 seats in the Premium Class, as well as 260 seats in the Economy Class.
Including this new destination, Condor is now offering 17 different destinations in the Caribbean.
Flights departing weekly every Saturday and may start from € 369,-
Further more passengers booked on Condor flights can collect miles with the Lufthansa Miles&More card.