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Our Current Fleet

Annabel J - Pilot Cutter

Annabel J sails in the Solent, Channel Islands, Brittany, Normandy, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

Vessel Details Solent based cutter for Normandy, Brittany and the Channel Islands. West in summer to Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. Pilot Cutter Racing. Round Britain in 2013

AJ Voyage Dates & Prices

Eve of St Mawes - Pilot Cutter

Eve of St Mawes sails in Cornwall, Isles of Scilly and Brittany

Vessel Details Short breaks, special interest weekends & longer voyages in Cornwall & Isles of Scilly with a local skipper as your guide. RYA courses.

Eve Voyages & RYA Courses Dates & prices
 

Antarctica Adventure Expiditions and Ocean Passages on a tall ship. Traditional Sailing at its bestBark Europa - Tall Ship

Vessel Details Our specialist tall ship offering wildlife expeditions in Antarctica & South Georgia and longer voyages across Oceans. Europa carries 30 sails including stun'sail and skysails.

Around the World Voyage in 2012-13 with Indian Ocean, Australian Tall Ship Race, Pacific & Cape Horn, Falklands & remote oceanic islands.

Europa Voyages, Dates & Prices                

Two Masted Ketch Bessie Ellen

Vessel Details Historic wooden sailing ship with a worldwide sailing licence. Winter sunshine sailing, mountain walking and whale & dolphin watching in Canaries & Azores. Summer voyages in Cornwall and a few voyages on the West Coast of Scotland.

 Bessie Ellen Voyage dates & prices

Golden Vanity Gaff Cutter

Vessel details Historic 1908 gaff cutter Vanity offers RYA Competent Crew and Day Skipper courses from South Devon so you have a choice of two classic boats with bowsprits (Eve in Cornwall) for RYA sailing qualifications. She also runs Adventure voyages for Duke of Edinburgh Award Residential for 16-25 years.

Golden Vanity all voyages, dates & prices

RYA Course dates on Vanity

Lizzie May Pilot Cutter

Vessel Details Scotland based pilot cutter offering sailing taster weekends from Bute near Glasgow in the Clyde. Summer wildllife and longer adventures in the Western Isles, Mull, Skye.

Lizzie May Voyage dates & prices

agnes pilot cutterAgnes Pilot Cutter

Vessel details 46ft authentic replica of Isles of Scilly pilot cutter built and skippered by shipwright Luke Powell. Agnes offers short breaks in Cornwall, longer voyages to Britanny, Scilly, Ireland and Pembrokeshire.

Agnes Voyage dates and prices

Eda Frandsen with bone in her teethEda Frandsen Gaff Cutter

Vessel details 56ft Danish gaff cutter offering an early season and autumn in Cornwall and then heads north for spring and summer with voyages exploring the Hebrides and far north of Scotland from Mallaig.

Eda Frandsen voyage dates and prices

East Greenland Expeditions with Classic Sailing on OpalSchooner Opal

Vessel details A wooden two mast schooner based based in Scorseby Sound each summer for expeditions to East Greenland and in Iceland's whale watching capital Husavik for Edge of the Arctic voyages and Spring Expeditions where you can ski with mountain guides in iceland's NE coastal Mountains.

Greenland Voyage Dates and prices

Hildur in East GreenlandHildur - Icelandic Schooner

Vessel details A wooden two mast schooner based in Iceland's whale watching capital Husavik. In the summer she offers Greenland Arctic Expeditions from Scorsesby Sund. In Iceland in spring Hildur runs 'Ski to the Sea'  where you can ski with mountain guides.

Hildur Voyage Dates and prices

Oosterschelde - Tall Ship

Oosterschelde sails long voyages in Scotland and to Belfast for the Tall Ships Race

Vessel Details Ocean going schooner that loves wildlife & remote communities. Summer in Europe and  winter base in tropical Cape Verde.

Around the World Voyage in 2013 with Indian Ocean, Australian Tall Ship Race , Pacific & Cape Horn

Oosterschelde - voyage dates & prices

Barquentine Antigua

Vessel details Tall ship that specialises in Arctic voyages with sailing expeditions to Spitsbergen - Svalbard for wildlife and amazing glaciers and mountains. Polar bears, Aurora Borealis, Photographic workshops & wildlife guides.

 

Spitsbergen Voyage Dates & prices

Tall Ship Tenacious Sailing Holidays CaribbeanBarque Tenacious

Vessel details: The largest tall ship we offer, Tenacious was built to enable able bodied and disabled crews work alongside as equals. UK Tall Ship Day Sails, Longer adventures in from UK or European ports in Summer. Winter from historic ports in the Mediterranean and South of France.

Tenacious Voyages - dates & prices

 

tall ship lord nelson sailing holidays for disabled and able bodied crewBarque Lord Nelson

Vessel details: First ship purpose built to take able bodied and disabled to sea as working crew. Around the World Voyages in 2013-14.

Around the World Voyage in 2013-14 including South America, Africa, India, Indonesia, Australian Tall Ship Race , New Zealand, Pacific & Cape Horn, Antarctica and Caribbean, Nova Scotia & Iceland. There are shorter coastal voyages in far flung destinations too.

Lord Nelson - dates & prices

Brixham Sailing Trawler Leader

Vessel details. 1892 original sailing trawler Leader  is on the UK historic ships register. Sail on this incredibly powerful vessel  and sense the history.  Explore Northern Ireland or Scotland  from Oban in summer as well as favourite haunts in Brittany & West Country. Brixham Heritage Race and the Isles of Scillies.

Leader Voyages - dates & prices

 Brixham Sailing Trawler Provident

Vessel details. This much loved historic wooden gaff ketch will be offering Westcountry and Brittany voyages and 10 day adventures from Brixham, Brixham Trawler Race and Paimpol

Provident voyages - dates & prices

Grayhound Lugger & Privateer - Sail her in 2013

Vessel Details In August 2012 Marcus and Freya launched the first 3 masted lugger to be built in Briain for 200 years. Sail this replica of a 1772 privateer around our festivals, or join her as she sets off an an Atlantic circuit with island hopping and coastal exploring in Northern Spain, Madiera, Canaries, Cape Verde and Trans Atlantic to the Caribbean.

Grayhound - voyage and daysail dates and prices

 

 Stavros Niarchos sails in the Europa and most winters some where warm in the sunshineStavros Niarchos - Two Masted Brig

Vessel Details Stavros Niarchos specialises in Tall Ship short breaks around UK ports and Europe, she is an ideal first introduction to square rig sailing. Separate adult & youth voyages. Tall Ship Race berths for young people and day sails for 16-80 years

Stavros S Niarchos voyages - dates & prices

 

Our Legendary Rowing Boat - Number Eight

On local Cornish voyages Eve of St Mawes tows her expedition rowing boat 'Number 8' for exploring.

New 'Number 8' built 2012

If you love rowing, coastal walking and sailing try our Sail - Walk - Row voyages or Pure Wind and Oar Power Voyages featuring Eve and No 8

Eve short breaks with rowing - dates & prices

 

Haukur - Icelandic Schooner

Vessel Details Smaller sister ship to Hildur and based in NE Iceland.  Short sailing breaks to offshore islands and the Edge of the Arctic Circle, including some of the best whale watching in Europe in Skjaldfandi Bay.

Haukur Voyage Dates and Prices

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