Nantes – La Rochelle
EMBARKATION ON 09/07 AT 20:00
Board the Galleon and live the experience of sailing in a replica of almost 50 meters long. A real merchant ship of the time in which the spaces are larger and more comfortable. On 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 watches, etc.
Departing from the port of Nantes and arriving at the port of La Rochelle, this crossing has a duration of 1 day, corresponding to 120 nautical miles. It will allow you to make an unforgettable voyage on the Celtic Sea, until you reach the famous medieval city of La Rochelle, the main point of trade between France, England and Spain, as well as America and Africa. You will be able to see the largest nautical port in Europe, from where many regattas start. Nor can you miss a visit to the famous towers of the Chaînes and Saint-Nicolas in the old port, of medieval art. Lose yourself in its charming alleys in the heart of the city. An experience that will leave you amazed aboard the Galleon.
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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