Homebound. Crossing the Atlantic under sails in on many people’s bucket list – and you can do it on a Tall Ship! No matter whether you are able-bodied or physically disabled, there are plenty of tasks for you on board the Lord Nelson. Hoist the sails, be on lookout, navigate and steer the vessel – with teamwork you will bring her home to Southampton. Open for able-bodied and disabled trainees. Minimum age 16 years. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org The final price may be subject to small changes due to currency exchange rates.
Bermuda is a group of low-forming volcanoes in the North Atlantic Ocean, consisting of 181 islands. The first known European explorer to reach Bermuda was Spanish sea captain Juan de Bermúdez in 1503, after whom the islands are named. Bermuda’s culture is a mix of Native American, Spanish-Caribbean, English, Irish, and Scots. It is a British Overseas Territory. Bermuda has a humid subtropical climate, pink sand beaches and clear, cerulean blue ocean water. Go snorkeling to see the coral reef.
Southampton, on the shores of the Solent, is the largest port of England. The bustling town offers plenty of distractions, and is known (sometimes reviled) for its brutalist architecture. However, the city hosts a number of fine museums, the Tudor House, and long stretches of medieval walls. Also, the beautiful English countryside is just a short drive away. The yearly Southampton boat show in september should be on any Windseeker’s calendar. And don’t forget to visit the Isle of Wight!
Dates: 24 March 2019 - 24 April 2019
Embarkation: 14:00 / Disembarkation: 9:00
For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 16 years
Windseekers joining: maximum 50
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
Jet (31) Netherlands
"As crew, there is nothing better then standing back and seeing the trainees do all the work and do it perfectly!"
Ang (25) Malaysia
"I conquered the fear of climbing up high."
Epp (20) Estonia
"The nicest moment was arriving to Cadiz, when we sat on the mast with the entire team, wearing our team shirts and singing loudly to let people know we're coming."
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