Rochefort - Sevilla
BOARDING 08/26/08 AT 20:00
Embark on the Galleon and live the experience of sailing on a replica of almost 50 meters long. All a merchant ship of the time in which the spaces are larger and more comfortable. In this voyage you will be part of the crew, using the same sailing techniques, with training on navigation, charts, use of sails, knots, and navigation guards, etc..
Departing from the port of Rochefort and arriving at the port of Seville, this crossing has an extensive duration of approximately 10 days corresponding to 970 nautical miles (1800 km). It will allow you to make a long voyage along the French coast. Enter the Cantabrian Sea in the middle of August and start the month of September. It skirts the Portuguese coast to finish arriving at the coast of Huelva. Start the ascent of the Guadalquivir from Sanlúcar. An unforgettable experience aboard the Galeón Andalucía.
The Galeón Andalucía is a replica of the 16th century galleons that linked America, Europe and Asia. Launched in 2010, it has sailed from Spain to China, tours of the USA, Great Lakes, Canada, the Caribbean, Northern Europe, etc. It has 3 masts and bowsprit and 7 sails, 4 of them square and one lateen with a total sail area of 320m2. It can accommodate up to 42 people, usually 20 to 25 people with bunk beds.
Map of the journey
What is included
- Basic training and workshops
- Accident insurance
- Bunk accommodation
- Full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner).
- Gift of the boat
- Night before departure and night on arrival at port
What it does not include
- Transport to and from the boat is at the expense of each person.
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