UK to Gran Canaria, Las Palmas
Gain Offshore sailing miles and experience on this delivery trip from the UK to Las Palmas in the Canary Islands
The trip departs from Cowes in the UK and sails South West towards the Channel Islands then onwards around the Bay of Biscay. From there we sail down the Portuguese Coast and Southern Spain before heading across the Straight of Gibraltar and sailing over to the the Canary Islands; finishing the trip in Las Palmas.
What to expect
This sailing passage is really a good value sailing trip, all yacht costs, food etc are included. You can gain many hundreds of sailing miles and experience on board a great passage making yacht with superb instruction from our team of highly qualified skippers.
You will be part of the watch system and will be expected to take an active role in sailing the yacht, cooking, general onboard housekeeping and lookout duties.
You will have the opportunity to get skippered passages, log ocean miles and receive expert tuition in passage making, professional skippering skills and navigation instruction.
You can expect stop overs in Brest and la Coruna before crossing the Straights of Gibraltar and crossing over to the beautiful Canary Islands. You will gain around 1000 sea miles and passage experience as well as skippered passages and watch-keeping skills. You could also use the trip to qualify for your RYA Yachtmaster.
Why not stay on and join us for the ARC transatlantic? If crossing an ocean is your dream then join us for this transatlantic crossing. The ever-popular Atlantic Rally for Cruisers is a race with a difference and Global Yacht Racing offers individual crew places and whole boat charters for this event of a lifetime.
Departure dates for this sailing trip:
17th October 2020
ETA Las Palmas Gran Canaria:
6th November 2020