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Varna (BG) - Pireus (GR)

03 April - 08 April 2017

5 days, Royal Helena

From € 490,-

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dormitory: € 490,-
Normal price: € 640,-

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Royal Helena:
Varna (BG) - Pireus (GR)

03 April - 08 April 2017

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Join the Royal Helena in her homeport in Varna, Bulgaria and embark on a short trip to Piraeus, Greece. Sail down the Black Sea and cross the Aegean Sea between the picturesque Greek islands before arriving in the ancient port of Pireus. You can also book a berth in double LUX cabin for € 810. Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older.

Ports

Varna is Bulgaria's biggest city on the Black Sea coast and a popular tourist destination, university center and port. The famous necropolis belonging to the Varna Culture is dated to 5 000 years bc. With such long hisotry it's no wonder the city is full of museums, including Varna Archaeological Museum founded in 1888, Naval Museum and Natural History Museum. Once your head gets full of history, you can relax on beautiful sandy beach or take a refreshing stroll in the Primorski Park.

  • Varna (BG)

Key points

  • Dates: 3 April 2017 - 8 April 2017
  • Embarkation: 17:00 / Disembarkation: 13:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 35
  • 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
  • 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
  • Lieven (23) Belgium

    "Setting sails: always fantastic."

  • Mathijn (13) Netherlands

    "Sailing on the North Sea by night, watching millions of stars"

  • Ida (19) Finland

    "The best moment was when we crossed the finish line and everybody celebrated together. The tone was simply unforgettable!"

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