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Join a sailing adventure on a Tall Ship and set course for new horizons!

Stavanger (NO) - Weymouth (GB)

02 September - 16 September 2019

14 days, Blue Clipper

From € 500,-

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Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta Port-to-port delivery Sail Training Special Offer

15-25: € 500,-
15-25 new price: €454
25+: € 600,-
25+ new price: € 564

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Blue Clipper:
Stavanger (NO) - Weymouth (GB)

02 September - 16 September 2019

* New Prices! * Delivery voyage. Bring Blue Clipper to Great Britain after an intense summer sailing in Scandinavia. Work alongside the professional crew, setting and trimming the sails, steering, navigating, standing on lookout and learning everything you need about sailing a Ship like Blue Clipper. Get fully immersed in the life of a sailor, live in the rhythm of sea watches, build up the nautical miles in your logbook and your sea legs! Open to Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years.

Ports

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.

Weymouth is a state-of-the-art centre for water sports, and played host to the sailing regattas of the 2012 Olympic games. The town is a popular seaside spot with a nice beach, even though some of it is rather kitschy. Weymouth has just about the sunniest climate of the United Kingdom, further contributing to the town’s holiday feel. Weymouth is great for windsurfing, kitesurfing, diving and sailing. If you want to stretch your legs, the surrounding countryside offers many options for a hike.

  • Stavanger (NO)

  • Weymouth (GB)

Key points

  • Dates: 2 September 2019 - 16 September 2019
  • Embarkation: 14:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 20
  • 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: sleeping bags and towels
  • "Working in a team is a skill I really improved on board during the watches."

    Phillip (24), France

You sail on the Blue Clipper

Shipping type: Three masted topsail schooner
Homeport: Malta
Date built: 1991
Trainees: 20
Length: 44 m
Height of mast: 36 m
Sail: 675 m2

Tall Ship Blue Clipper is a spacious and luxuriously furnished three masted Topsail Schooner.  In the construction of the hull, modern elements are mixed with traditional ones, such as a clipper bow, an elegant yacht stern and a long ballast …

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Windseeker logs

  • A Gentle Reminder of How Far We’ve Come

    Gulden Leeuw, August 2017

    Halifax - Le Havre Atlantic Crossing

    – by Trainees

    August 3rd Hannson Paul, Phil Truchon Second day ocean sailing in Rendez-Vous 2017, all is going well so far. Yesterday we had to take down all the sails and begin to use our engine towards the next checkpoint due to the lack …

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  • Morgenster EU-Exchange 1

    Morgenster, July 2015

    Belfast - Alesund

    – by Jack (20) and Arnoud (27)

    Our final day in the harbour was marked by a delightfully late breakfast, allowing everybody a proper recovery from the festivities of the prior day. The day was marked by the first happy hour of the journey, where every watch …

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Photos

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