CF 493 – European Adventure to Copenhagen Through Kiel Canal
Start Date: 22/08/2018
Vessel: Challenger Yachts
Age: 18 – 80
Start Port: Portsmouth
End Port: Copenhagen
Voyage Grade: 3- no sailing experience needed
Brochure Price: £1195
• Visit Copenhagen
• Experience challenging sailing across the English Channel
• Motor up the 98km Kiel Canal
• Build sailing knowledge, make friends and have fun!
Discover the joy of Copenhagen, the happiest city in the world, on this 11 night European Adventure voyage.
You will head east out of Portsmouth and experience challenging sailing across the Channel before arriving at the world’s busiest artificial waterway, the Kiel Canal. From there you will motor up the 98-kilometre long freshwater German canal, passing an array of cities steeped in Northern Europe’s rich history on the way.
You will complete the voyage with a visit to the capital and cultural centre of Denmark, Copenhagen, where you can visit the famous Little Mermaid statue, Tivoli Gardens and Amalienborg Palace or simply watch the wold go by in one of the city’s stunning waterside cafes before catching your flight home.
During the voyage, you will learn the fundamental aspects of sailing and navigating offshore, such as steering a yacht, sail handling, ropework and safety on board. You will extend your sailing knowledge by experiencing watch systems and night sailing.
Whilst every effort will be made to deliver the above voyage content sometimes, due to weather and crew’s ability, the content may need to change. Please see below for our full Conditions of Booking.
Passport – Where passport required is indicated, the voyage will start and/or finish abroad or a UK based voyage will aim to visit abroad.
D of E – All of our voyages of 4 nights or more qualify for the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Residential section. Please let our Reservations Team know before sailing if you want to use to use the voyage for the residential section.
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To book a Sailing Voyage you will need the Crew's personal, next of kin, medical, passport (if applicable) and payment details to hand. Payments are secure and quick.
Sailing Voyage prices include accommodation, meals, tea, coffee, squash and snacks whilst onboard, safety equipment, waterproofs and sail training. They do not include flights, organised excursions, meals ashore, transport to/from the vessel, departure tax, optional extras and surcharges.