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Week long to 1 day sailing courses with skipper

Have you always dreamed of hoisting the mainsail and learning to steer? Embark on the boat of a professional skipper who will be delighted to share with you their passion for sailing. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced sailor, a novice or a passionate sailor, set sail and sharpen your sailing skills in Greece, Croatia, Spain, Italy, and across the world.

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experiences

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4.0

AUTONOMY Course

Duration:

4 days - 4 nights

Italy:

Tuscany

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€680

Per person

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5.0

Mini Crociera Sail Academy

Duration:

4 days - 3 nights

Italy:

Tuscany

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Starting from

€500

Per person

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5.0

Weekend sailing course from Bandol

Duration:

2 days - 1 night

France:

French Riviera and Porquerolles

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+4 travellers

have booked

Starting from

€287

Per person

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4.5

SAIL ACADEMY - Varazze

Duration:

2 days - 1 night

Italy:

Liguria

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€250

Per person

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4.5

1 Week Professional Catamaran Training - Cagliari Sardinia

Duration:

7 days - 7 nights

Italy:

Southern Sardinia

Give this experience a try!

€1,320

Per person

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4.8

Vang Sheeting and TRIM on a state-of-the-art sailboat

Duration:

1 day - 0 nights

Italy:

Liguria

Give this experience a try!

Starting from

€132

Per person

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5.0

5-day sailing course: discovery and learning

Duration:

5 days - 4 nights

France:

French Riviera and Porquerolles

Give this experience a try!

Starting from

€630

Per person

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4.9

12-day educational sailing course among the islands of Greece

Duration:

10 days - 11 nights

Greece:

Saronic Islands and Athens area

Give this experience a try!

€859

Per person

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4.6

Educational weekends: manoeuvres and mooring in Tuscany 

Duration:

2 days - 3 nights

Italy:

Tuscany

Give this experience a try!

€200

Per person

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4.5

1 Week Professional Catamaran Training - Cagliari Sardinia

Duration:

7 days - 7 nights

Italy:

Southern Sardinia

Give this experience a try!

Starting from

€1,320

Per person

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4.9

Educational course From Athens to Kos on a comfortable and fast Kufner 54

Duration:

9 days - 10 nights

Greece:

North Egean Islands

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+4 travellers

have booked

€890

Per person

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4.4

Sailing course on the Côte d'Azur aboard a 15-metre sailboat

Duration:

4 days - 3 nights

France:

French Riviera and Porquerolles

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+3 travellers

have booked

€440

Per person

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Sailing holidays that suit all budgets

Sailing holidays that suit all budgets

On Sailsquare, sailing holidays are within everyone's reach. Thousands of proposals to choose from, at affordable prices.

Reviews - Week long to 1 day sailing courses with skipper

764 reviews

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Moorings and manoeuvres course - Night Navigation and Signals - Anchorages

04/10/2024

Stefano P.

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Italy

Corso vela, efficace, utilissimo, sintetico essenziale in una parola strepitoso. Skipper istruttore preparato, simpatico ed all'altezza del ruolo.
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A weekend of sailing between Capraia and the island of Elba

03/20/2024

davide C.

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Italy

Enrico è un comandante che sa mettervi a proprio agio in un equilibrio di libertà e professionalità . Se vi piace oltre al vento il buon cibo siete sulla barca giusta ..
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Sailing course in the Cyclades

10/18/2023

Antoine B.

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Belgium

Superbe semaine avec Sylvain. Skipper professionnelle qui vous mets a l'aise et vous explique tout. Il vous emmène a des magnifiques mouillages et nous avons descendu les petites cyclades rapidement. Le bateau est très confortable et très chouette a naviguer même quand le vent est au dessus des 30 nœuds. Je vous recommandes Sylvain pour votre prochaine aventure!
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From the AEOLIAN to the PONTINE - Adventure, Navigation and Relaxation - One Way

09/29/2023

Maya P.

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Italy

Professionalità simpatia serietà ma soprattutto un insegnante fantastico: chiarezza, disponibilità, e conoscenza trasmesse in ogni istante con spontanea semplicità con al primo posto sempre la sicurezza di tutti. Grazie cercavo una vacanza scuola me la immaginavo proprio così. Oggi mi porto a casa molte nozioni interessanti che non vedo l’ora di mettere in pratica di nuovo e approfondire, ma anche tanto relax e un soffio di vento nei capelli ??????????????????????

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XX reasons to choose Sailsquare for you next TRAVEL IDEA

  • Find the adventure of your dreams from hundreds of sailing courses - with prices starting at €150 for weekends and €400 for week long trips.
  • Find your skipper from a community of several thousand local skippers driven by the desire to make you discover their passion for sailing and their sailing area.
  • Learn to sail while exploring magical places - only accessible by boat.
  • Share the magic of life aboard a sailboat with the other crew members.
  • Choose the experience that best suits your objectives, whether you are a total beginner or an expert.
  • Enjoy extraordinary experiences and realise your travel dreams - such as a transatlantic crossing, or Spitsbergen cruise. Or, if you prefer, participate in internationally renowned regattas - such as Antibes, Saint Tropez.
  • Sail all year round in more than 95 destinations across all the seas of the world: the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Pacific, Indian and even Greenland or Patagonia!

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All you need to know about your next sailing cruise.

Learning to sail: how much does it cost?

You can find sailing courses from €150 on weekends and €400 on weekdays. This amount then varies according to several parameters such as the destination, style of the boat and proposed itinerary. Like with any other such experience, the cost of transport to and from the sailing trip, the participation in the ship's cash float (often around €150 per week), as well as the extras during your cruise, such as meals out.

The best destinations for an adult sailing course

Each destination is different and therefore so too are the possibilities. For a weekend sailing course, there is availability in more northern European destinations such as France - including Brittany, the French Riviera, the Atlantic coast. Across the Mediterranean, several areas are particularly well suited for a one-week sailing course: Croatia, the Greek Cyclades, the Balearic Islands, Corsica and Sardinia. For those who wish to combine learning to sail with the sun of the tropics, fly to the Caribbean Sea and sail in the paradise islands of the Grenadines or Guadeloupe.

I am a beginner - I am a pro. Is there an experience for me?

If you have never sailed before and would like to discover this new feeling, we recommend that you head for a discovery trip where you can learn how to steer, hoist, and handle the sails. For those who wish to improve their knowledge - including cartography, meteorology, night navigation, spinnaker, radios - recommend that you go on more technical and longer sailing courses (1 week or more) that will allow you to fully immerse yourself in the manoeuvres and life on board. For the more adventurous, cross the Channel, the Atlantic or the Mediterranean!

Sailing internship: Finally make your dream of learning to sail come true

There are dreams that can now be easily realised - learning to sail is part of it! No special knowledge is required to start sailing with a professional skipper who will gradually transmit his passion and advice to you during sailing courses corresponding to your level. Get ready to share unique experiences with other crew members and enjoy the friendliness of living on board a sailboat.

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