The clear blue water of the sunny Red Sea is beckoning you to your dream holiday on an original Turkish "Gulet" yacht. 

Explore the Red Sea coast line in fashion & style. You are granted a unique, picturesque and comfortable sail away to the Top Spots for Fish schools, Dolphins, and Underwater Mysteries in the deep crystal clear waters of the Red Sea.

These snorkeling & diving spots contains a variety of marine and terrestrial ecosystems unmatched anywhere along the Red Sea coast; Sea grass beds coral reefs, sandy beaches & impressive variety of marine bird life. 

We offer fully catered safaris, so you can relax and take in the splendor of the islands while we take care of you. Safaris include meals, drinking water, fruit juice, tea and coffee. Alcoholic beverages are paid on board & can be supplied if ordered prior to departure. 

Snorkeling gear, including mask and snorkel, diving boots and fins are supplied. 

For those who wish to scuba dive, we can liaise with a professional dive operator.

Our Safaris:
Overnight Safaris .. 2 to 7+ days safaris.
Good sailing, friendly company surrounded by nature in a serene atmosphere.

That is what chartered sailing is all about. Sailing holiday aboard La Vela Gulet appeals to all age groups. It can be as relaxing or as energetic experience as desired.
You may leave everything to skipper and crew or choose to join in the running of the boat.
You may decide to read a book while sipping a drink and sunning on deck.

A more active day may include swimming and snorkeling amid schools of fish and ancient underwater wrecks when the yacht is at anchor.

Your captain and crew are experienced seafarers, who know the cruising grounds in and out and will share their knowledge, skill and local lore with you.
In addition to running the sails safely and according to the itinerary you have chosen, they are prepared to assist and pamper you in every way, from suggesting suitable anchorages and arranging shore excursions to serving you cocktails and three delicious meals a day.

La Vela Gulet Specs:
The Turkish Gulets is built originally for use by fishermen and sponge divers.
La Vela Gulet is luxuriously designed especially for chartered holidays.
Its large, uncluttered decks are ideal for sunbathing and dining.
La Vela is gracious and elegant motor sailor, built of pinewood and styled with pointed fore and round aft which creates spacious airy cabins and generous alfresco living with cushioned seated areas.
La Vela offers large living areas, wide sundecks, spacious cabins, WC / showers and a sundeck with furnished lounge area.

Accommodation:
Number of cabins: 12
Number of berths: 20
Number of guests: 32
Suite with double bed: 4
Twin berth :Bunk ( Single, Double ): 8S, 8D
En-suite bathrooms: Yes
Audio-visual station:DVD, video, TV, CD: Yes
Lounge/dining room: separated, joined Separated with flat screen TV/VIDEO/DVD/CD
Library: Yes
Individual controls for A/C : Yes
Air-conditioning: Yes

Diving:
Tenders / outboards 2 x 40 HP
Number of compressors : 2 BUER (marine 2)
Total capacity of compressors onboard" 225 L / Min

Technical Details:
Built 2005
Refitted 2010
Length 29 m
Breadth 7.2 m
Draft 3.62 m
Construction material Wood
Number of decks: 2

Type of decking Teak:
Type of winch: manual, electric Electric

Generators 2 x 33 KW Perkins
Engines 2 x 400 HP Daewoo
Desalination unit 1 x 2500 L / Day 

Safety and Communication:
CDWS member: Yes
MOT license:Yes
Life rafts 3 x 13
First Aid kit, Oxygen kit: Yes
Life jackets: 45
Life buoys :Yes
Fire fighting equipment: Yes
Fire extinguishers: Yes
Fire alarms: Yes
Flares: Yes
Radar+ Echo Sounder: Yes
VHF radio , Sat. EPIRB: Yes 
GPS: Yes
Compass: Yes