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Aalborg (DK) - Bremerhaven (DE)

05 August - 12 August 2015

7 days, Statsraad Lehmkuhl

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Statsraad Lehmkuhl:
Aalborg (DK) - Bremerhaven (DE)

05 August - 12 August 2015

After the finishing party for the Tall Ships Races 2015 Aalborg, Denmark, the Statsraad Lehmkuhl sets sail for the sailing festival in Bremerhaven, Germany. “Sail Bremerhaven” is one of Europe’s leading sail festivals and visited by all the beautiful Tall Ships. What better way to arrive in Bremerhaven than aboard the beautiful Statsraad Lehmkuhl? On board you will sleep in a hammock. Open to all ages, minimum age 12 years. Age 12-15 accompanied by an adult/parent.

Ports

The final leg of the Tall Ships Races 2015 will finish in the grand port of Aalborg. Aalborg has had a love affair with The Tall Ships Races since 1999, when the city hosted the event for the first time. Aalborg is situated at the Liim Fiord where it was founded by Vikings over 1000 years ago. Today Aalborg is a modern city with visible historic roots. Its theatres, symphony orchestra, performance venues, and museums, make Aalborg a great place to wind down after an exhilarating Sail adventure.

Bremerhaven is one of the most important German ports, playing a crucial role in Germany's trade. The town was founded in 1827, but settlements in the vicinity were settled as early as the 12th century. The main attractions for tourists are found at the Havenwelten and include the German Emigration Center and the German Maritime Museum, featuring the Hansekogge, a vintage cog dating from 1380, excavated in Bremen in 1962, and the historical harbour with a number of museum ships.

Key points

  • Dates: 5 August 2015 - 12 August 2015
  • Embarkation: 10:00 / Disembarkation: 17:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years (age 12-15 at request)
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 150
  • 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
  • Need to take with you on board: sleeping bag, pillowcase, sheets and towels
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • "It is an adventure you don’t want to miss! Being a sailor only takes passion and motivation."

    Axel (23), France

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Lehmkuhl
Shipping type: Bark
Homeport: Bergen (NO)
Date built: 1914
Trainees: 150
Length: 98m
Height of mast: 48 m
Sail: 2026 m2

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