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CKIM’s Guide To Chartering

Whether you’ve chartered before, or are new to luxury yacht chartering, our First Time Yachter Guide can help you. Packed with FAQs, a boat comparison guide, experiences, and infographics, it’s a great way to learn all about chartering. Get started by viewing our 9 step yacht charter booking journey below.

Our 9 Step Booking Journey​

CKIM Introduction

  • History
  • Team
  • Mission

Client Information Gathering

  • Your preferred dates?
  • Occasion?
  • Travelers and relationship?
  • Charter cost range?
  • Activities?
  • Interests?

Yacht Selection

  • Destination?
  • Yacht type?
  • CKIM provides quotes
  • Review yacht quotes and select a boat best-suited to your group’s needs

Confirmation & Contracts

  • Confirm charter availability
  • Sign contracts
  • Pay first deposit
  • Provide all group details to CKIM for Insurance quote & manifest

Pre-Trip Planning

  • Complete preference forms
  • Introductory call with Captain & Crew
  • Receive Axus Travel App
  • Pre-departure call with CKIM Group (7-10 days prior to trip).

Yacht Arrival

  • Meet Captain at embarkation
  • Introduction to your crew and yacht
  • Safety briefing
  • Welcome activities

During Trip

  • Daily briefings with Captain and crew
  • Receive check-in from CKIM Group

Disembarkment

  • Settlement of APA balance if applicable
  • Payment of customary tips
  • Farewell to Captain and crew

Post Trip

  • Receive and complete your trip survey
  • Debrief call with CKIM Group
  • Dream of your next charter

First Time Yacht Charter Guide

FAQ’s

Your questions answered

How To Choose:

Boat Comparison and Yacht Experiences

Why Choose CKIM Group?

FAQ’s

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

Yacht Charter Vs. Luxury Vacation

What to Expect Onboard

Day in the Life

How to Choose a Boat & Destination

Boat Comparision

Infographic

Experiences

When can you charter?

Why Choose Us?

About Us

Mission Statement & ESPs

Testimonials

Contact Us

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