Start Port: Newcastle
End Port: Inverkip
Voyage Grade: 4 – no sailing experience needed
Brochure Price: £899
• Explore the beautiful West Scottish Highlands
• Experience the famous Caledonian Canal
• Learn basic sailing techniques
• Meals are included
• Build sailing knowledge, make friends and have fun!
Explore the beauty of the West Scottish Highlands from the water on this 10 night Caledonian Canal voyage.
You will begin the voyage in Newcastle before sailing up the North East coast, past Edinburgh and into the Caledonian Canal. You will take in the spectacular scenery and the beautiful inland lochs of Loch Ness, Loch Oich and Loch Lochy before concluding your voyage in Inverkip.
The 1st day will include meet and greet followed by a safety briefing beginning your voyage. You will then learn basic sailing techniques and experience man over board practice. The evening will be spent alongside where you will have the traditional Tall Ships’ fajitas dinner.
Over the following days you will build your sailing knowledge whilst having fun and making friends. You will be involved with all aspects of sailing the yacht from looking after the boat to cooking and cleaning. After a day at sea most evenings will be spent covering theory, relaxing and socialising or you may have the chance to go ashore.
There is a possibility you could be recommended to the Trust by the Skipper to come back and volunteer as a Watch Assistant or Watch Leader for future Tall Ships voyages.
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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