UK to Gran Canaria, Las Palmas
PYR is working with Global Yacht Training our sister company and an RYA recognised school to provide this fantastic sailing adventure.
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 then Southern Spain before arriving in Gibraltar after 12 days.
What to expect
This sailing passage is really a good value sailing trip, all yacht costs, food etc are included. You can gain thousands 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.10
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.
A short lay over in Gib before you set sail across the Straights of Gibraltar and down the African Coast before crossing over the beautiful Canary Islands. Once there you will island hop, visiting numerous ports and anchorages and sampling the fantastic Spanish atmosphere of these stunning Atlantic volcanos islands. You will gain around 1000 sea miles and passage experience as well as RYA qualifications, skippered passages and watch-keeping skills. You could also use the trip to qualify for your RYA Yachtmaster.
Depart Cowes – 5th October 2019
ETA Las Palmas Gran Canaria – 27th October 2019