By Casey Hatfield

From a 170-foot sailing ship in Indonesia to a Caribbean superyacht cruise, here are nine new ways to get on the water this season, in some of the world’s dreamiest yachting destinations.

Many of the most beautiful and remote locations in the world are best seen from the sea, making chartering a yacht an endlessly appealing notion. 2015 is a particularly great time to get out on the water: Nine of our favorite vessels, from handmade sailboats to high-tech superyachts, have recently undergone renovations or added new routes.

Source: Departures June 2015