28 July - 05 August 2018
8 days, Alexander von Humboldt II
From € 795,-Book this journey
15-25: € 795,-
25+: € 1192,-
28 July - 05 August 2018
* FULLY BOOKED * Tall Ships Races 2018: Race 2. This exciting race will take you from Norway, across the North Sea, to the Netherlands. You will depart in the Parade of Sails and sail to win the race. Harlingen will welcome you with many activities, during which you will have the chance to meet your competitors from other vessels – young people from many different countries. Share your sailing stories with them and enjoy your time together during the crew party, before saying goodbye – for now? Languages on board are mainly German and English. In addition extra, per person € 50, – for harbor fees, pilotage and canal feescalculated. Surcharge for 2-bed cabin 25% p.p. For all Windseekers, minimum age 15 years.
Stavanger is a modern port, but retains a small historic district. The lovely old harbour is a favourite stopover for big cruiseships that tower over the buildings. The city has a lively cultural scene, and is surrounded by numerous outdoor destinations well worth a visit. Explore the narrow, rocky Lysefjord and the mountains Preikestolen and Kjerag, or relax on Jæren's beaches. Make sure to bring hiking boots, as the mountains stand over 1000 meters tall.
Harlingen is a trade and fishing port in Friesland, the Netherlands. The town itself is over a thousand years old, and you’ll find several historic streets in the old city centre. Its small size makes it easy to explore the town on foot. In 2014 Harlingen was a port of call for the Tall Ships Races. The town operates ferry lines to the Frisian Islands, a unique nature reserve with populations of seals, birds, and other wildlife. With its ‘gezellige’ pubs the town is a great place for a stopover.
"I became much more confident and explored my limits."
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