* FULLY BOOKED * Liberty Tall Ships Regatta 2019. Board Bark Europa in northern France for a race on the North Sea and English Channel towards the Ship’s homeport in Scheveningen (just outside of The Hague). During the 8 days on board you will make approx. 300 nautical miles and get to know what Tall Ships sailing is about thanks to the Sail Training program on board. Expect some intense and fast sailing in order to win the race! And afterwards spend some time enjoying the fastival in port, meeting people from other vessels and seeing the city. Open for all nationalities, minimum age 15 years. Places in 2-person cabins no longer available.
Rouen is a city with long history located on the River Seine in Normandy, North France. It’s also the venue of L’Armada, a sailing festival which will celebrate its 30th anniversary in 2019. When visiting Rouen you can’t miss the Gothic Cathedral and Palais de Justice. For nature lovers the Roumare Forest just outside the city is the place to be, while art enthusiasts should visit Musee Secq des Tournelles – the wrought iron museum.
Scheveningen is a popular sea resort in the Netherlands, a stone’s throw away from the seat of government in The Hague. It has a busy marina and a lively (somewhat kitschy) promenade – great for an afternoon of sightseeing. You’ll also find plenty to do nearby. Go for a walk in the dune landscape or take a tour around the Palace of Peace. Visit Madurodam to see the Netherlands rebuilt in miniature, check out the city centre of The Hague, or explore the beach and perhaps even go kitesurfing.
Dates: 15 June 2019 - 22 June 2019
Embarkation: 17:00 / Disembarkation: 9:00
For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
Windseekers joining: maximum of 48
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
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
Nina (20) Norway
"My trip in a few words: Sailed, tried new things. Big ship. Seasickness. Spent a lot of time on the sea."
Axel (23) France
"It is an adventure you don’t want to miss! Being a sailor only takes passion and motivation."
Boukje (15) Netherlands
"I felt like a free human. Everything I did felt so good."
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