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Sail Training Voyage for individuals and small groups.

A great voyages for individuals and small groups

Leaving the Heritage Quay in Lowestoft you will sail with EXCELSIOR for 6 nights before finishing and disembarking back in Lowestoft

Join EXCELSIOR, one of Lowestoft’s last remaining Smacks still in service, on an east coast adventure venturing east across the North Sea to Holland

With the challenge of entering straight into a full ships watch system you will sail south or East, working with the wind and tide making your way across the North Sea  exploring old shipping routes as you go. Spending at least one night at anchor and having at least one BBQ on the beach you will certainly get to make some memories to last a life time.

With the skills our crew hold in both coaching and sailing training, no matter the background of those who sail with us, they will still gain an experience to cherish. We also offer the opportunity to take part in the RYA Start Yachting Scheme, which challenges individuals on their nautical skills and abilities, including navigation and chart work, helming (steering) and rope work, allowing you to come away with a good understanding of the basics of life at sea and an RYA Competent Crew certificate.

The cost of a voyage for U25s is £95 per night or £125 for 25 and over. The cost is  inclusive of all on board food and refreshments.

For under 25’s we can subsidise this cost by utilising the Excelsior Trust Bursary fund to enable as many people as possible to access this sail training. We also work with local and national organisations that we can put you in touch with to further subsidise the costs.

PASSPORT NEEDED VOYAGE – Or get in touch to find out about group passports or making this a UK only trip.

OVER 14 Year old’s only – Life at sea can be tough, we want you to enjoy it still! 14-16 year olds will need to be accompanied.

WHAT TO EXPECT – Have a read through a typical week on board EXCELSIOR – What to Expect on Board

VOYAGE KIT LIST – Find out what you would need to bring (in reality, you need only a sleeping bag and a spirit of adventure!) – Voyage Kit list 2018 Season

BOOKING FORM – Contact us at sailing@excelsiortrust.co.uk 

FIND OUT MORE FIRST? – Have a read through our comprehensive guide to our Sail Training Trips – TheExcelsiorTrustBOOKLET A5

Have a question? get in touch, you can call us on 0845 308 2323 or email sailing@excelsiortrust.co.uk 

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