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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 (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
  • Mathijn (13) Netherlands

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

  • Anu (23)

    "LOOKING AT THE SEA, AND ONLY SEA, FOR SO MANY DAYS CLEARS THE MIND."

  • Piotr (22) Poland

    "Worked together with different nationalities for a week was a life changing, hilarious experience."

You sail on the Statsraad Lehmkuhl

Lehmkuhl

Tall Ships

Statsraad Lehmkuhl

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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Windseeker logs

  • Sailing on Morgenster During the Tall Ships Races

    Morgenster, July 2018

    Esbjerg-Sunderland-Esbjerg

    – by Elin Giese, Sweden, 2nd time Trainee

    Being a trainee on board a tall ship is an experience you can’t compare with everyday life. This is my short article about how it is to sail with the Morgenster before and during the Tall Ships Races.   We all met …

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  • Trainees at the Vega Gamleby

    Advice for the First Tall Ship Sailing Journey

    Windseeker, 12 April 2019

    – by Windseeker & Trainees

    A lot of the trainees who go sailing for the first time wonder what it’s like on board. And who better to answer that question than the people who were in this position a few years back? We’ve decided to …

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