Brittany and Normandy
Travellers of all ages are welcome!
5 more travelers and this holiday will be confirmed.
10 spots available
This is a holiday dedicated to
- Sailing School
Brief description of the holiday
Embark on a sailing discovery course with a navigation on 3 days in
the South Brittany Islands to acquire the fundamentals of
This FFVoile cruise is for anyone wishing start or progress on a tall ship by structuring technique of using a sailboat. Framed by a crew professional consisting of a Captain 200 Sail and a second State certificate, you embark as a team member for an internship discovery sail in coastal mode aboard a 21m monohull, a Challenge 67.
During this cruise, you will discuss the fundamentals of Sailing: discovering the boat, safety, maneuvers base, driving, port maneuvering, mooring techniques, without forget the safety on board.
This navigation program is also an opportunity to discover Ponant Islands in Southern Brittany:
- Beautiful Island
Welcoming customers on board at the port of Lorient La Base - Presentation of the crew, welcome coffee - Discovery of the sailboat and crew on board - Weather Briefing, Safety, Definition of the navigation program, logbook - Preparation of the plan of deck, sails - Equipment and maneuvering of port - Sailing in the harbor - Browsing Courreaux de Groix - Preparation of the lunch - Lunch at sea or at anchor depending on program and weather - Navigation around Ile de Groix, maneuvers, carto - According to weather, preparation of the anchorage forain - Debriefing of the day, dinner and night on board.
Breakfast - Preparation of the day's navigation - Survey of the mooring - Sailing - Navigation on Belle Ile or Les Glénan weather - Maneuvers, weather report, VHF link, etc. - Preparation of lunch and lunch at sea - According to weather, preparation of the anchorage forain - Debriefing of the day, dinner and overnight on board.
Breakfast - Navigation preparation on Lorient - Relevé of mooring - Sailing - Navigation - Preparation of lunch and lunch at sea - maneuvers, carto, man overboard, etc. - Return to the port of Lorient La Base - Maneuvers of port, taken post - Boat storage - Internship debriefing, skills acquired on Sailing Passport (for those who have it) by the Chief of board - Disembarkation around 18H.
Do not hesitate to contact me to ask me your questions. See you soon on board.
These are representative photos of the model of the boat on which you will live the experience; do not constitute any contractual obligation for the service offered.
21m Racing Monohull, --hidden-- 67 type, with professional crew. Built for the BT Global --hidden--, these topics are important for offshore programs. Their large size is an advantage for training and anticipating all situations at sea.
Our trip starts here
Thursday 20 August from 8:00 until Thursday 20 August at 8:00
Our trip ends here
Sunday 23 August from 17:00 until Sunday 23 August at 18:00
Payment and cancellations
This Experience undergoes Sailsquare reservation and cancellation policies.
- Book this Experience paying directly online via credit card, or via wire transfer by contacting our Customer Support.
- If this Experience starts in more than 45 days and the share is higher than 500 Euros, you can pay a deposit of 30% and then pay the balance within 30 days before the departure date. Contact our Customer Support to benefit from this payment scheme.
- If the Experience is not Confirmed yet, you may cancel your reservation anytime and you will be entitled to a full refund of the paid shares.
- Policy update - Covid19
Are you obliged to cancel a reservation of a Confirmed Experience? Contact our Customer Support within 30 days before the departure date and you will be entitled to a full refund of the paid shares.
Knowing what expenses are included and excluded from your booking fee will enable you to have a good idea of the total cost of your chosen experience.
Included in the price.
- Meals onboard
- Final cleaning
- Drinks onboard
Not included in the price.
- Meals/drinks consumed ashore
- Trip from and to embarkment/disembarkment port
To be paid onboard.
In addition to the price, there will be some additional expenses that you will incur during your trip. Expenses have been listed below.
- Mooring fees
The estimated expenses for the rest of the holiday are approximately 0-50€ per person.