*Places at request* Visiting Terschelling by ship. Take a long weekend and sail to Terschelling, the birth island of the famous Dutch explorer Willem Barentsz and a popular destination due to its beautiful landscape. Sail the Thalassa from Harlingen, together with other trainees and professional crew. Enjoy the time spent out on the sea, leaving your daily worries behind. Reach Terschelling and take a covered wagon ride, go on a long beach walk or visit one of the many museums. Come back on board for some more sailing back to Harlingen, enjoying the time spent out in nature. Open to all Windseekers over 15 years of age.
Harlingen is a trade and fishing port in Friesland, the Netherlands. The town itself is over a thousand years old, and you’ll find several historic streets in the old city centre. Its small size makes it easy to explore the town on foot. In 2014 Harlingen was a port of call for the Tall Ships Races. The town operates ferry lines to the Frisian Islands, a unique nature reserve with populations of seals, birds, and other wildlife. With its ‘gezellige’ pubs the town is a great place for a stopover.
Dates: 6 August 2020 - 9 August 2020
Embarkation: 20:00 / Disembarkation: 16:00
For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
Windseekers joining: maximum 16
No sailing experience required!
Official language on board: Dutch, also English and German
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
This travel service is not covered by VZR Garant’s guarantee scheme. You can read more about this guarantee scheme and its conditions in VZR Garant’s Guarantee Scheme (which can be found by going to www.vzr-garant.nl/en).
Lieven (23) Belgium
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Phillip (24) France
"Working in a team is a skill I really improved on board during the watches"
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