Follow the steps of Marco Polo
Is this for you? Passionate sailors will perfect their sailig skills in the friendly company of other crew members. For those who want to build up nautical miles will record 220 NM. For those who want to relax and enjoy wonderful nature. It is a pleasure to visit the most beautiful islands of the Adriatic!
Out of 1246 islands, we have chosen this sailing route knowing you will enjoy sailing as well as the destinations!
Hoist the sails and let’s go!
748,00 € – 881,00 €
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Sailing to South Dalmatia
Sailing to Korcula and Vis – sail and record 220 NM in your logbook! Can you resist this mile building sailing to South Dalmatia?
(Gre.korkyramelaina = dense forest of pine and jasmine)
According to the prestigious New York Times, the island of Korcula found itself on the 17th of the 52 places of the world to visit in 2016. The island has rich history, natural beauty and breathtaking landscape. The birthplace of Marco Polo. Need we say more?
Due to its long isolation from access of foreign guests, Vis kept its gentle appearance as an untouched Mediterranean island, and this makes it a unique island in the Adriatic. The town of Vis, or ancient Issa, was the first urban center in Croatia in the ancient times.
What makes this island so special, among other things, is its recent past as a Yugoslavian military base. Because of its location away from the mainland, Vis was ideal for hiding troops, weapons etc. Twenty kilometers of tunnels inside the island and many rooms form a perfect network that served to protect Tito and other Yugoslavian generals. There was a hospital underground, along with a warehouse for food and medicine. Since this was underground, it was even safe from nuclear weapons.
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Sailing to Korcula and Vis – hoist the sails and let’s go!
Goal: collecting miles, improving sailing skills and enjoying the magnificent landscapes
Age: all adults (from 16 to 18 years of age only with written parental permission)
Minimal experience: 10 days sailing, 200 NM in your logbook (if you lack experience, you can still sail with us – Leisure Sailing)
Prerequisites: advanced sailing skills; completed Coastal sailing and cruising or Sailing skills and navigation course or equivalent skills acquired in another school or otherwise (we reserve the right to assess your skills)
Acquired knowledge: advanced sailing skills; sailed 220 NM (approx.)
Sailing area: south Adriatic (planned route: Jezera – Drvenik – Korcula – Mljet – Vis – Jezera)
Duration: 6 days
Arrival: Saturday at 6:00 pm
Start: Sunday 8:30 am
End: Friday late afternoon
Participants are required to check in on Saturday at 6:00 pm. Official start of the program is on Sunday at 8:30 am.
All participants get a certificate as a recognition of participation and a logbook as a record of acquired skills, nautical miles sailed and weather conditions.
Sailing plan is subject to change depending on the current weather conditions and the forecast. Safety first!
Sailing gloves, two pairs of non-slip shoes or sneakers, T-shirts and long sleeve shirts, short and long pants, strong sunscreen, a cap or a hat, sunglasses, towels, personal hygiene items, bathing suit, towels, mosquito repellent.If you are sailing during colder months, please bring a warm, waterproof jacket, pants and a sleeping bag.Please remember to bring personal medications if required.
DATES AND PRICES
881 EUR FIRST MINUTE 748 EUR
The price includes:accommodation onboard, sailing program, an instructor, booklet, logbook, berth in base marina, bed linen, fuel, tourist tax, VAT.Price range per person depending on the date: approximate price 880 EUR
Please, use the booking system above to get the exact price, the system calculates EUR price based on the current exchange rate.
Additional costs:meals for the participant and instructor and other marina’s costs (approximate cost 120 EUR, meals onboard), arrival and departure costs, parking fee (weekly parking ticket 18 EUR, required payment 01.06.-30.09., otherwise free of charge), travel insurance.
Rates apply to accommodation in double cabins. The upgrade for the use of a single cabin is 60% of the listed price.
The format of the dates is European (DD.MM.YYYY)
For our courses we recommend the following literature: Your First Sailing Handbook.
The proposed handbook has been written by our part-time instructor and it is the perfect literature for our courses. The content and structure of the handbook are in line with our basic course, but it also serves as a lifelong reminder on sailing theory and practice.
To find out more, follow the link: Your First Sailing Handbook. We highly recommend it!
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