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Troon (GB) - Invergordon (GB)

16 August - 26 August 2017

10 days,

From € 1100,-

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Troon (GB) - Invergordon (GB)

16 August - 26 August 2017

€ 1.100,- per persoon including: -10 nights in a double cabin, each with its own shower; -Meals during the journey (breakfast lunch and dinner) as well as non-alcoholic   accompanying drinks (milk, tea and water) Not included are additional non-alcholic drinks and spirits (beer, wine and whisky), excursions ashore. De sailing journey starts and ends in Scotland, you must arrange for your transfer to Scotland yourselves, this is NOT included in the abovementioned price

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Troon, situated on the west coast of Scotland, is famous for its Royal Troon golf course, one of the hosts to the Open Golf Championship. The course is chosen to host this annual event roughly every seven years. The Duke of Portland took the existing natural harbour on the north side of the headland and added docks. Troon has over the past few years become a popular place for kitesurfing. The strong winds coming from the Atlantic and from the north down the Firth of Clyde make it an ideal spot.

Invergordon is a town and port in the Highland of Scotland. For years a typical industrial town, known for the repair of oil rigs and as a place for aluminium smelters, nowadays the port is visited by cruise liners each year. The town is popular because of the whisky distillery by Whyte and Mackay. Besides that, Invergordon has beautiful murals, which tell stories about the local community and the area. In total the town is adorned with a series of 17 murals. They are all worth going to see.

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  • Invergordon (GB)

  • Jeremy (23)

    "PUSHED ME OUT OF MY COMFORT ZONE, GOT TO MEET PEOPLE I'D NEVER GET TO MEET AND MADE LIFELONG FRIENDS."

  • Barnabas (22) Hungary

    "IT WAS AN ABSOLUTE JOY TO STEER FOR HOURS WHEN THE WIND WAS BLOWING AND EVEN WHEN IT WAS COMPLETELY DEAD. I LOVED TO SEE THE SEA, I LOVED THE SILENCE OF THE OCEAN."

  • Anu (23)

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

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