31 July - 07 August 2017
7 days, Thermopylae Clipper
From € 345,-Book this journey
15-25: € 345,-Book this journey
31 July - 07 August 2017
NO PLACES AVAILABLE ANYMORE – Tall Ships Races 2017: Race 3. Join the biggest annual Tall Ships event in Klaipeda, Lithuania and sail across the Baltic Sea to Szczecin in Poland. Set the sails, steer the vessel and try to win the exciting race against international vessels. Reach the port and relax during crew parties where you will meet trainees from different countries and exchange the stories from your voyage. Take part in the finishing festivities of the Races and many activities on land. Open to Windseekers between 15 and 25 years old. Join more than 1 Thermopylae Clipper journey for 10% discount!
Klaipéda is a city in Lithuania on the Baltic Sea coast. The city has many maritime traditions - it even hosts its own Sea Festival in July! - and its architecture bears influences from several different cultures (French, German, Swedish). Take a walk down the Friedricho pasažas, visit the reconstructed Meridianas ship, find the quirky Golden Mouse sculpture and visit the Clock Museum.
Szczecin in North-Western Poland has a deep commitment to sail training. Discover the Underground City Trails: a network of bunkers from WWII with their unique atmosphere. If you're more of an outdorsy type, take a canoe along the Odra river or explore Bukowe Hills which hide the ruins of old bridges and are home to numerous boars and deer. Visit one of many museums or the Castle of Pomeranian Dukes or the beautiful rose gardens.
"This trip was about pushing your boundaries."
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