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Rotterdam (NL) - Leith (GB) - Sunderland (GB)

07 July - 13 July 2018

6 days, Eendracht

From € 510,-

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15-25 in 4 person cabin : € 510,-
15-25 in 2 person cabin : €646,5
25+ in 4 person cabin : € 1020,-
25+ in 2 person cabin : € 1156,5

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Eendracht:
Rotterdam (NL) - Leith (GB) - Sunderland (GB)

07 July - 13 July 2018

Join the Eendracht and cross the North Sea. You will visit Leith, the harbour where you can visit Edinburgh. Help to hoist the sails, steer and have a good time on board. In Sunderland there will be a great event and a lot of Tall Ships for the Tall Ships Races. Open for all Windseekers, minimum age 15 years. You’ll be sleeping in 4 person cabins. Places in double cabins available for a surcharge of 19,50 euro p.p. per night.

Ports

Rotterdam is the largest port of Europe, and a modern, bustling town. Much of the historic city centre was destroyed during World War II, but extensive rebuilding resulted in a modern, multicultural city with many architectural highlights. Rotterdam has excellent cultural facilities and a diverse nightlife; during the summer the city hosts a large number of events. Discover the city by bicycle and go for a coffee in Hotel New York, the former headquarters of the Holland America Line.

Sunderland is a coastal city in North East England, aging back to the 7th century. Whether you're a nature or a culture lover, you will surely find a bunch of nice activities to do! For instance, have a lovely day out with fish&chips for lunch at the Roker & Seaburn Beaches or take a relaxing walk in Herrington Country Park. Also, go on a trip to the picturesque Penshaw Monument. Discover the Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens.

  • Rotterdam (NL)

  • Sunderland (GB)

Key points

  • Dates: 7 July 2018 - 13 July 2018
  • Embarkation: 10:00 / Disembarkation: 12:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 35
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English and Dutch
  • 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
  • "A thrilling journey full of breath-taking moments which have taught me that live should always be lived at its fullest."

    Jorge (18), Spain

You sail on the Eendracht

Shipping type: Three-masted Schooner
Homeport: Rotterdam (NL)
Date built: 1989
Trainees: 39
Length: 58,1m
Height of mast: 44,7m
Sail: 1033 m2

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