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Lowestoft – Lowestoft – 192010

Join EXCELSIOR, one of Lowestoft's last remaining Smacks still in service, on one of her hops across to Holland and exploring all of the Netherlands this season. With the challenge of crossing the North Sea, entering into a full ships watch system you will sail into the IJsselmeer and the Markermeer, you may also have the opportunity of topping off at the Texel Island and various others to explore. Sailing past Amsterdam, taking in Enkhuizen to embark on the 24 hours voyage back across the North Sea. 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.

By | October 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Lowestoft – Lowestoft – 192010

Lowestoft – Portsmouth – 192107

Sail Training Voyage Great for group bookings for young people or adults. Leaving the Heritage Quay in Lowestoft you will sail with EXCELSIOR for 6 nights before finishing and disembarking in the historic port of Portsmouth. Join EXCELSIOR, one of Lowestoft’s last remaining Smacks still in service, on an east coast adventure venturing south popping [...]

By | July 21st, 2019|0 Comments

Ipswich – Lowestoft via Belgium/France/Holland- 191604

Sail Training Voyage Great for group bookings for young people or adults. Leaving Ipswich Haven Marina you will sail with EXCELSIOR for 6 nights finishing in her home port of Lowestoft. Join EXCELSIOR, one of Lowestoft's last remaining Smacks still in service, on one of her hops across to Holland and exploring all of the [...]

By | April 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Ipswich – Lowestoft via Belgium/France/Holland- 191604

Ipswich Day Sail – Monday – 191504/D

Take in the sights of the Orwell on board EXCELSIOR one of the top 60 most historical ships in the UK.  Leaving from Ipswich Haven Marina, sheltered waters make this trip suitable for all, providing picturesque scenery and an enjoyable sample of life on board an historic vessel. Lunch  and refreshments provided. This trip can [...]

By | April 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Ipswich Day Sail – Sunday – 191404/D

Ipswich Day Sailing Take in the sights of the Orwell on board EXCELSIOR one of the top 60 most historical ships in the UK.  Leaving from Ipswich Haven Marina, sheltered waters make this trip suitable for all, providing picturesque scenery and an enjoyable sample of life on board an historic vessel. Lunch  and refreshments provided. [...]

By | April 14th, 2019|0 Comments

Lowestoft – Aalborg (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 – Aalborg (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, which 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 and the largest extant British smack - a remarkable survivor. To celebrate her, and provide [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|0 Comments

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