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Sunderland (GB) - Esbjerg (DK)

13 July - 20 July 2018

7 days, Lord Nelson

From € 1280,-

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Tall Ships Races Sail Training

subsidized price *: € 1280,-
full cost price: € 1820,-

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Lord Nelson:
Sunderland (GB) - Esbjerg (DK)

13 July - 20 July 2018

* FULLY BOOKED * Ready, set, race! Join Lord Nelson as she embarks on an intense race from Sunderland, across the North Sea, to Esbjerg, Denmark. Enjoy the close racing with other Tall Ships, Small Ships and Yachts before entering the final harbour. There, multiple events will await you, from the Crew Parade, friendly sports competitions, award ceremony and finally a Crew Party where you will have the chance to exchange your sea stories with participants from all over the world! * All of Lord Nelson trainee places are subsidised through continuous fundraising, however if you would like to pay the full cost for your voyage please refer to the Full Cost price listed above. Open for abled and disabled trainees. Minimum age 16 years. More info: info@windseeker.org Prices in GBP: £1,125 and £1,600.

Programme Outline

Ports

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.

Esbjerg is a beautiful coastal city in the South-West of Denmark, with the second biggest harbour in Denmark - a lively place full of fishing and shipping activities. You can observe the town's maritime history in its attractions: from the Fisheries- and Maritime Museum, Esbjerg Skibet statue to the Men at Sea monument, everything brings you back to the sea. Visit also the Ribe Vikinge Center, a fun outdoor museum where you will meet the Vikings themselves!

  • Sunderland (GB)

  • Esbjerg (DK)

Key points

  • Dates: 13 July 2018 - 20 July 2018
  • 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
  • "I’m not even lying when I say this has been the best journey of my life, I’m super happy and satisfied and would definitely recommend to a friend."

    Manda (15), Denmark

You sail on the Lord Nelson

Ship
Shipping type: barque
Homeport: Southampton (UK)
Date built: 1986
Trainees: 42
Length: 55m
Height of mast:
Sail:

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