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Saint John (CA) - New York (US)

20 August - 02 September 2017

13 days, St. Lawrence II

From € 1200,-

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St. Lawrence II:
Saint John (CA) - New York (US)

20 August - 02 September 2017

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Board the St Lawrence II in charming Saint John in New Brunswick before setting out on an exciting journey to New York City! This beautiful voyage of 14 days will let you get your sea legs and truly experience life on a Tall Ship, while discovering the beautiful coast of Canada and the United States. This voyage qualifies as Duke of Edinburgh Gold Preliminary, Practice and Qualifying Journey. Open to young Windseekers between 15 and 23 years old only. Costs in Canadian dollars: $ 1,760 CAD.

Ports

Saint John is the only city on the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick, Canada, situated at the mouth of Sain John river. It is a perfect starting point for many trips to admire the Canadian nature: the Irving Nature Park, Rockwood Park or the Reversing Falls, to name a few. You can also visit the Carleton Martello Tower or the New Brunswick Museum to learn more about the area. Finally take a walk at an indoor city market where you can taste local specialities and buy some handcrafted souvenirs.

New York is the most popular city in the United States and exerts a significant impact upon fashion, art, research, technology, entertainment and so much more. Here you can go to a musical, take a walk in Central Park, visit Metropolitan Museum of Art, and see the view from the Empire State Building. This is a destination you need to visit more then once!

  • Saint John (CA)

  • New York (US)

Key points

  • Dates: 20 August 2017 - 2 September 2017
  • Embarkation: 12:00 / Disembarkation: 11:00
  • For Windseekers age 15-23
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 12
  • 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
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • You will sleep in a bunk/cabin
  • Samantha (18) Australia

    "I have learned that despite my small size, I can do anything if I put my mind to it."

  • Stephanie (42) France

    "I LEARNED THAT IT'S NEVER TOO LATE TO FIND A NEW PASSION IN LIFE."

  • Myriam (20) Belgium

    "TAKE CHANCES. IF YOU DON'T TRY, YOU'LL NEVER KNOW."

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