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Kalmar (SE) - Stockholm (SE)

09 July - 16 July 2016

7 days, Eye of the Wind

From € 1750,-

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Normal price: € 1750,-

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Eye of the Wind:
Kalmar (SE) - Stockholm (SE)

09 July - 16 July 2016

Step on board, learn how to sail the Ship and become a Windseeker! The Journey leads you to the Kalmar sound, the natural landscape of the islands of Gotland and Fårö, and the Stockholm archipelago. Vibrant seaports or secluded coves – open water or wooded banks: amazing scenery is guaranteed, the next idyllic anchorage never far away. The legendary Scandinavian past comes alive on Gotland. The journey ends in one of the most beautiful cities in Northern Europe: Sweden’s capital Stockholm. This Journeys will be one in a lifetime.

Ports

Kalmar is a city in the southeast of Sweden, situated by the Baltic Sea. You can see the Kalmar Cathedral which is one of the foremost examples of Baroque classicism breakthrough in Sweden. The Kalmar castle was turned from a medieval fortress into a place fit for a renaissance king in the 16th century.

Swim, paddle and shop in this city rich with culture and history. Stockholm is located on Sweden’s south-central east coast, where the freshwater Lake Mälaren, Sweden’s third largest lake, flows into the Baltic Sea. Over 30% of the city area is made up of waterways. Another 30% is made up of parks and green spaces. Stockholm has become a modern, technologically advanced, and ethnically diverse city. Have fun while exploring this ‘Venice of the North’, on the water and the shores.

  • Stockholm (SE)

Key points

  • Dates: 9 July 2016 - 16 July 2016
  • Embarkation: 19:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
  • 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
  • One-off registration fee €25
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Anu (23)

    "LOOKING AT THE SEA, AND ONLY SEA, FOR SO MANY DAYS CLEARS THE MIND."

  • Boukje (15) Netherlands

    "I felt like a free human. Everything I did felt so good."

  • Wietze (16) Netherlands

    "Teamwork is the key"

You sail on the Eye of the Wind

Eye of the Wind

More than 100 years ago a sailing legend came to life: in 1911, the German Lühring shipyard built a gaff schooner named Friedrich. In 1955 she ran aground in a heavy strom off the Swedish west coast. The wreck was …

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Windseeker logs

  • Exploring Coastal Waters

    Morgenster Exchange@sea, July 2019

    Norway

    – by Trainees and Mentors

    We present to you: the logbook for the Youth Exchange ‘Exploring Coastal Waters’. This is a written account by participants and mentors Sija & Meri, who were in charge of this matter. It tells the story of our time on …

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  • We sail together. We sweat together. We smile together.

    Vega Gamleby

    Gothenburg - Blyth - Gothenburg

    – by the Trainees

    Logbook trainees Vega Gamleby 2016 Gothenburg-Blyth-Gothenburg Part 1: 23-24 August We sail together. We sweat together. We smile together. We are friends. We are family. We are the champion.   23-August-2016: Linda Today it was a wonderful day. We started with a climb lesson for the …

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