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Muros (ES) - Bilbao (ES)

11 May - 16 May 2019

5 days, Atyla

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Atyla:
Muros (ES) - Bilbao (ES)

11 May - 16 May 2019

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Celebrating the the 35th anniversary of Atyla’s launch. Step on board in Muros for the journey to Atyla’s homeport in Bilbao. Along the way you will stop in a couple of places (weather permitting) for a hike and a visit to a carefully selected bar for tapas and a glass of local wine. Once in Bilbao you will start the celebration’s of Atyla’s 35th birthday by going out to a nice restaurant in town with the crew. All described activities are included in the journey price. A complimentary shuttle can be arranged to bring you on board from Santiago de Compostela airport. This voyage is in English and Spanish – it’s okay to only speak one of those languages to feel at home on board. Open to all Windseekers, minumum age 15 years.

Ports

Muros is an old harbour town in the Spanish province of A Coruña. Muros is surrounded by beautiful hiking areas, and the town itself offers many interesting buildings to be admire. Take a stroll through the old town: Citta di Muros, stop for a dink in one of the local cafes, and then relax on the beach.

Bilbao is a port in the northern tip of the Iberian peninsula, founded in the 14th century. Later on it became an important commercial hub for the Basque region. Today, Bilbao is a vigorous service city. The iconic Bilbao Guggenheim museum is a must-see. Also take some time to walk around the city centre and visit the Exteberria Park. Around the city you can do many outdoor activities such as rock climbing, hiking and surfing.

  • Muros (ES)

  • Bilbao (ES)

Key points

  • Dates: 11 May 2019 - 16 May 2019
  • Embarkation: 11:00 / Disembarkation: 11:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum 16
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English and Spanish
  • Price includes: official Atyla T-shirt, 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
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: towels
  • French Windseekers need to become member of Les Amis des Grands Voiliers
  • Mark Quirijn (24) Netherlands

    "It has been a wonderful experience. And I have found two incredible friends."

  • Agathe (26) France

    "Discovering how far you can surpass yourself and push your limits out of your comfort zone"

  • Epp (20) Estonia

    "The nicest moment was arriving to Cadiz, when we sat on the mast with the entire team, wearing our team shirts and singing loudly to let people know we're coming."

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