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“AN ADVENTURE THAT CHALLENGED ME, LEFT ME WITH FANTASTIC FRIENDS AND LET ME SEE AMAZING THINGS.”

Quebec (CA) - Halifax (CA)

22 July - 31 July 2017

9 days, Blue Clipper

From € 900,-

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Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta Sail Training

15-25 Shared 6 berth cabin : € 900,-
> 25 Shared 6 berth cabin : € 1625,-

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Blue Clipper:
Quebec (CA) - Halifax (CA)

22 July - 31 July 2017

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NO PLACES AVAILABLE ANYMORE – Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta – Cruise in Company 2. Join the Blue Clipper in Quebec City on the 22nd of July, ready to cruise along the St. Lawrence River to a final race departure port. There will be plenty of stops along the way with breath-taking scenery and wildlife to enjoy. You will arrive in the final race departure port on the 30th of July. Enjoy the festivities of the Tall Ships Festival in port before disembarking on the 1st of August. You will stay in total 10 nights on board. On board full pension excluding drinks at the bar, in harbours based at B&B. Only places remaining in twin cabins. Open to Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years.

Ports

Quebec is the oldest port in Canada with the Old Quebec district declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. If you're a nature lover, you cannot miss the Montmorency Falls, and if you prefer art, the National Museum of Fine Arts of Quebec is the place to go. Visit the aquarium for the unique exprience of witnessing polar bears from underwater and take a stroll through the Old Quebec, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.

Halifax port is one of the largest fishing ports in the world and the largest Canadian naval base. You may visit several museums and art galleries and take part in one of many festivals. Take a stroll down Halifax Harbourwalk and sit down in one of the multiple cafes, restaurants and bars offering a wide variety of world cuisines – a testament to the city's multiculturality.

  • Quebec (CA)

  • Halifax (CA)

Key points

  • Dates: 22 July 2017 - 31 July 2017
  • Embarkation: 14:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 20
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English
  • Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
  • Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
  • One-off registration fee €25
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: sleeping bags and towels
  • French Windseekers need to become member of Les Amis des Grands Voiliers
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • You will sleep in a bunk/cabin
  • Joanna (21) Iceland

    "Amazing experience. Amazing people. Amazing memories."

  • Wietze (16) Netherlands

    "Teamwork is the key"

  • Max (17) Germany

    "The wind increased and when we took down some sails, I felt the adrenalin rush through my body"

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Blue Clipper

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