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St Georges (BM) - Aberdeen (GB)

26 March - 11 June 2021

77 days, Blue Clipper

From € 3540,-

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Oceancrossing Sail Training

Normal price: € 3540,-

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Blue Clipper:
St Georges (BM) - Aberdeen (GB)

26 March - 11 June 2021

Blue Clipper traineeship: spend 78 days on board, learning everythign about sailing a Tall Ship. During this placement you will take on 4 different roles: deck hand, bosun’s assistant, cook’s assistant and engineer’s assistant – to truly experience every aspect of sailing and living on board. Whether you’re looking at a career at sea or simply want to experience a long-term sailing journey, this is the perfect opportunity to get your sea legs! Experience life of a crew member, cross the Atlantic and make memories for life. For Windseekers aged 18+. Before joining you will need to fill out an application form – contact info@windseeker.org

Ports

St. George’s is the second town and former capital of Bermuda. Founded in 1612, the town still keeps its historic colonial centre (a UNESCO World Heritage site) – stroll around King’s square and feel what the Caribbean was like under the British Empire. Choose to tour heritage buildings or the oldest remaining fortifications in the New World, built to protect the city from attacks by pirates and Spaniards.

Aberdeen, the silver city with the golden sands, lies on the Scottish east coast. The city has been settled for over 8000 years, so you’ll find plenty of historic landmarks as you amble across town. Aberdeen is also famous for its many parks and gardens. The city hosts several festivals year round, so check out the cultural agenda while you’re there. And take some time to spend in one of the many wonderful pubs, where you can strike up a conversation with the locals. But don’t peek under kilts!

  • St Georges (BM)

  • Aberdeen (GB)

Key points

  • Dates: 26 March 2021 - 11 June 2021
  • Embarkation: 14:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 18 years
  • 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

This travel service is not covered by VZR Garant’s guarantee scheme. You can read more about this guarantee scheme and its conditions in VZR Garant’s Guarantee Scheme (which can be found by going to www.vzr-garant.nl/en).

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    "Sailing on the North Sea by night, watching millions of stars"

  • Mark Quirijn (24) Netherlands

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

  • Tan (17) Turkey

    "If you believe and push yourself there is nothing you can't do."

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Blue Clipper

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