Mini-cruises in sailing vessel, Ecotourism

Built in 2002 in Marmaris, Vesta 5 Defne is a Houseboat of 24 mt. Internally constructed of mahogany, the hull has 8 double cabins - 2 with single beds. You are welcome to spend your time in the comfortable, outdoor dinette or at the bar area, however, you may also enjoy the lounging area located at the front of the boat with enormous cushions destined for sunbathing and thorough enjoyment of a splendid cruise.

Ecotourism and Cruise

We offer a wonderful diving cruise, open to non-divers; Passion and desire to explore an enchanting, pristine sea, brimming with wildlife as well as charming fishing villages is required; the cruise includes walks following natural footpaths (also guided), and the opportunity to swim in remote places, protected from human neglect – all these will make this holiday a lasting memory.
We will visit the most beautiful natural reservations of Sicily: the Zingaro natural reservation, the marine reservation of Ustica, the natural reservation of rooster head island, experiencing the highlight of the eastern Sicily coast with its magical and seductive vistas while enjoying our selection of excellent typical Sicilian cuisine.
Throughout the weekdays, diving lessons will take place at all sites in the reservations listed above.
The cruise also presents elements of interest for non-divers, who will have the possibility of taking guided hikes on land, visiting the most picturesque coastal villages with their characteristic atmospheric lifestyle and marine excursions to the virgin beaches or nearby reservations.


Ustica Cruises, the Zingaro Natural Reservation, Bay of Palermo, Ecotourism

Naturalist cruises and mini-cruises in gulet

Eco-Tourism Cruises suitable for divers and non-divers aimed at exploring the wonders of the natural reserves along the eastern coast of Sicily.

Dinners & appetizers served exclusively on boat

Treat yourself to an extraordinary evening in the company of your friends; rent a boat, with the possibility of service on board, accompanied by our staff for an unforgettable evening off the Mediterranean Sea.

Festivals and events on board

We offer not only cruising experiences, but also a place where the most important events can be celebrated. Organize your boat party, entertain your guests with live music and spend the night on board. Rent the kayak in order to travel freely and lower the anchor in the most picturesque locations in Sicily.

Vesta 5 divecharter offers the possibility of on board cruises, eco-tourism, festivals and events, appetizers , mini cruises.