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Belfast (GB) - Belfast (GB)

30 April - 02 May 2018

2 days, Maybe

From € 245,-

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15-25: € 245,-
>25: € 265,-

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Belfast (GB) - Belfast (GB)

30 April - 02 May 2018

Tall Ship Sailing Tester Voyage. Join this short trip on the beautiful Irish Sea to check your abilities and see if sailing is for you. Take a short break from your daily life and for two days forget about everything but sky, sea and wind. You will board and disembark in Belfast but the exact route will depend on wind and weather conditions. No sailing experience needed, in fact this is the perfect journey to take your first steps on board! For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years.

Ports

Belfast is the capital and the largest city of Northern Ireland. It started out as a small hamlet with fertile land along the mouth of the Lagan. Soon, marauders and pirates realised Belfast’s lough was deep and their shores were the perfect haven for repairing sea ravaged ships. Today Belfast is a wonderful city to explore! Visit the Titanic quarter waterfront, the Ulster Museum, or the Odyssey area where you’ll find lots of entertainment. And spend some time in one of Belfast’s many pubs.

  • Belfast (GB)

  • Belfast (GB)

Key points

  • Dates: 30 April 2018 - 2 May 2018
  • Embarkation: 14:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum 14
  • 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: sleeping bag, pillowcase, sheets and towels
  • Nina (20) Norway

    "My trip in a few words: Sailed, tried new things. Big ship. Seasickness. Spent a lot of time on the sea."

  • Wietze (16) Netherlands

    "Teamwork is the key"

  • Mathijn (13) Netherlands

    "Sailing on the North Sea by night, watching millions of stars"

You sail on the Maybe

Maybe under sail

Small Ships

Maybe

Maybe is a Dutch wooden sailing ketch launched in 1933 and designed for round the world cruising. After a complete restoration the Ship has returned to the Tall Ships Races recently. She has a full schedule of sailing in Tall …

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Windseeker logs

  • Fun day out with friends

    Wadden Sea, October 2020

    All photos courtesy of BTOWU

    – by Nienke

    Besides providing us with super awesome, smart, science people to ensure the high quality of the sustainability side of our Exchange programs, By the Ocean we Unite also organize their own things. Like ‘citizen science’ day trips, during which folks …

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  • A Gentle Reminder of How Far We’ve Come

    Gulden Leeuw, August 2017

    Halifax - Le Havre Atlantic Crossing

    – by Trainees

    August 3rd Hannson Paul, Phil Truchon Second day ocean sailing in Rendez-Vous 2017, all is going well so far. Yesterday we had to take down all the sails and begin to use our engine towards the next checkpoint due to the lack …

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