Bilingual journey with lots of activities! Divide your week into sailing between charming destinations and enjoying the places you visit. The crossings on this trip will take about 1,5 day each, and on land you can expect such attractions as canyoning around the natural rock pools, hiking tour and tasting of local cuisine. But don’t worry – Sail Training is still first on our minds and you will be able to enjoy spending time out on the sea. 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.
O Grove is a municipality in the Galicia region of Spain. Part of Rías Baixas, the area is famous for its rich marine wildlife. The beautiful beaches and nature parks make it a popular tourist destination.
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.
Dates: 4 May 2019 - 11 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
Max (17) Germany
"The wind increased and when we took down some sails, I felt the adrenalin rush through my body"
Barnabas (22) Hungary
"IT WAS AN ABSOLUTE JOY TO STEER FOR HOURS WHEN THE WIND WAS BLOWING AND EVEN WHEN IT WAS COMPLETELY DEAD. I LOVED TO SEE THE SEA, I LOVED THE SILENCE OF THE OCEAN."
Mark Quirijn (24) Netherlands
"It has been a wonderful experience. And I have found two incredible friends."
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