/Tag:Traditional Ship

Løgstør – Skive – via Limfjorden Rundt 181009/6

Limfjorden Rundt 2018 One of our most exciting trips this season, Excelsior is joining up to 65 other ships in this annual festival of traditional ships. Taking place in the Limfjord which is one of Denmark's biggest fjord, linking the Baltic with the North Sea. The week will involve some sail training and then leap straight [...]

By | September 10th, 2018|Comments Off on Løgstør – Skive – via Limfjorden Rundt 181009/6

Lowestoft – Løgstør (Denmark) 180309/6

Setting sail from our home port of Lowestoft, Excelsior will make her way to Denmark, taking in some fantastic coastal waters on the way. The exact route will be set by the Skipper based on optimum wind and weather conditions to provide you and your group with the best sailing available. This trip will include [...]

By | September 3rd, 2018|Comments Off on Lowestoft – Løgstør (Denmark) 180309/6

Hull Smack Special Voyage – Lowestoft to Chatham to Lowestoft 181408/5

As part of the Excelsior Trust Fleet, we have City of Edinboro', who was built as a Hull smack in 1884.  Today she is the last representative of the great fleets of deep-sea sailing trawlers that worked out of Hull - a remarkable survivor. You can see an overview of her and some snaps of her [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Lowestoft – Lowestoft via Holland 180608/6

A fantastic opportunity to experience life at sea, great for beginners who may never have set foot on board a traditional ship, or any ship for that matter, but also open to those with more experience wanting to hone their skills, experience the North Sea or Traditional sailing. Excelsior on her way home [...]

By | August 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Lowestoft – Lowestoft via Holland 180608/6

Lysekil – Lowestoft 182206/8

Baltic Getaway Join us for more scenic sailing following the Smack festival, with a jaunt across the Skaggerak, making our way to Svinoy from Lysekil, taking in some of the beautiful Norwegian Fjords along the way, before embarking on your voyage back to the UK to our Home Port of Lowestoft. This jouney will connect Excelsior's past with her [...]

By | June 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Lysekil – Lowestoft 182206/8

Gothenburg to Lysekil via Gullholmen Smack Festival 181506/6

Swedish Smack Festival Join us for some great Swedish maritime celebrations with some beautiful scenery along the way exploring some of the islands and the great west coast of Sweden in gentler Inland seas. Starting in Gothenburg – the largest port of the Nordic Countries you will join our crew in sailing Excelsior to join [...]

By | June 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Gothenburg to Lysekil via Gullholmen Smack Festival 181506/6

Lowestoft – Copenhagen – via the Kiel Canal – 180106/6

North Sea Crossing Lowestoft to Copenhagen Experience the challenge of the North Sea, taking over two days to cross going straight into a watch system. Via the Kiel Canal, enjoy the picturesque canal system into the more sheltered Baltic, sail up to Copenhagen. Possibility of stopping in Kiel for a few hours shopping or exploring [...]

By | June 1st, 2018|Comments Off on Lowestoft – Copenhagen – via the Kiel Canal – 180106/6

Lowestoft to Lowestoft – via Ostend at Anchor 2018 180905/6

North Sea Sailing AND Maritime Festival With our prominent Eastern position Excelsior is well placed for the voyage south to Ostend, and what better time to sail to Ostend, than to join and be a part of their annual Maritime festival Oostende Voor Anker! More details from the host below. Key details are:- Embark:- Lowestoft - 12pm, Wednesday 9th [...]

By | May 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Lowestoft to Lowestoft – via Ostend at Anchor 2018 180905/6