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Bergen (NO) - Kirkwall (UK) - Bergen (NO)

24 June - 30 June 2018

6 days, Statsraad Lehmkuhl

From € 696,-

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Age 15-25: € 696,-
Age 25+: € 775,-

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Statsraad Lehmkuhl:
Bergen (NO) - Kirkwall (UK) - Bergen (NO)

24 June - 30 June 2018

Sail to St. Magnus Festival in Orkney Islands. Board Statsraad Lehmkuhl in Bergen, Norway, and embark on a journey to Scottish Orkneys for a midsummer celebration of music, dance and art. You will spend 2 days in Kirkwall, giving you an opportunity to enjoy the festival to the fullest, before setting course back for Norway. Open to Windseekers of 15 years and older.

Ports

Bergen is the gateway to the Fjords of Norway and a well-established cruise port. It's an international city packed with history and tradition, a big city with small-town charm and atmosphere. Stroll around old streets and alleyways, and mingle with the crowds at the Fish Market. Saunter along the listed wooden buildings at Bryggen to the old fortress at Bergenhus, or call in at one of Bergen’s museums and galleries. The panoramic views of the city, the fjord and the ocean are breathtaking.

Bergen is the gateway to the Fjords of Norway and a well-established cruise port. It's an international city packed with history and tradition, a big city with small-town charm and atmosphere. Stroll around old streets and alleyways, and mingle with the crowds at the Fish Market. Saunter along the listed wooden buildings at Bryggen to the old fortress at Bergenhus, or call in at one of Bergen’s museums and galleries. The panoramic views of the city, the fjord and the ocean are breathtaking.

  • Bergen (NO)

  • Bergen (NO)

Key points

  • Dates: 24 June 2018 - 30 June 2018
  • Embarkation: 14:00 / Disembarkation: 12:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum 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
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: sleeping bags and towels
  • French Windseekers need to become member of Les Amis des Grands Voiliers
  • "I became much more confident and explored my limits."

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You sail on the Statsraad Lehmkuhl

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

Cinematic action! Norway's largest sailing vessel looks like a real film set: The Statsraad Lehmkuhl has an impressive and romantic appearance with the length of 98 metres and over 2000 m² of sail - you'd better roll up your sleeves! …

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