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

Lunenburg (CA) - Saint John (CA) - New York (US)

12 August - 31 August 2017

19 days, Fair Jeanne

From € 1980,-

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Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta Sail Training

Normal price: € 1980,-

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Fair Jeanne:
Lunenburg (CA) - Saint John (CA) - New York (US)

12 August - 31 August 2017

This 20-day sailing adventure combines the warm hospitality of Canadian ports of Lunenburg, Shelbourne and Sain John, with an exciting sailing program in Atlantic Canada and US eastern seaboard. You will get to find your sea legs on this one, as well as experience several ports in two countries. Enjoy the warm August days on board of a Tall Ship and set course for an adventure! Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older.

Ports

Lunenburg is a Canadian port town in Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia. Historically the town was involved in several wars, including the American Revolution. Today the town is a fishery port and has several small shipyards that have managed to preserve the skills of the sailing era. Did you know that the replica of the ‘Bounty’ was built here? Visit the historic city centre on foot or by horse and carriage, and enjoy a leisurely hike in the grassy hills of the surrounding countryside.

New York is the most popular city in the United States and exerts a significant impact upon fashion, art, research, technology, entertainment and so much more. Here you can go to a musical, take a walk in Central Park, visit Metropolitan Museum of Art, and see the view from the Empire State Building. This is a destination you need to visit more then once!

  • New York (US)

Key points

  • Dates: 12 August 2017 - 31 August 2017
  • Embarkation: 9:00 / Disembarkation: 15:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 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
  • One-off registration fee €25
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • You will sleep in a bunk/cabin
  • "I liked to be offline for a few days."

    Maria (19), Germany

You sail on the Fair Jeanne

Fair Jeanne sailing
Shipping type: Brigantine
Homeport: Ottawa (CA)
Date built: 1978-1982
Trainees: 24
Length: 33,5m
Height of mast: 24,4m
Sail: -

The Fuller family built the Fair Jeanne in the backyard of their Ottawa home. She has been the family’s private yacht, sailing the world’s oceans for more than ten years. Nowadays the Ship sails mostly in the Great Lakes area …

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Photos

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