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Sailing course in Corsica

Hyères Port
Sailboat
14.7 m
Up to 6 passengers
All levels
Active
Available in :
Shared cruise Private cruise

The cruise

Go with Serge, your professional skipper for a five-day sailing course in Corsica.
Passionate about sailing and an excellent instructor, he will let you into all the secrets related to sailing and navigation.
Arrival and departure ports will be determined by the first people to book! Take a look at the bottom of the page for more information, and click [here to prepare for your trip now.

Your possible stops during this cruise

During your sailing course, you will discover the coast of Corsica as well as the neighbouring archipelagos, while you discover or perfect the navigation skills you need to sail a yacht independently. The individual tuition lets everyone find his place on board, whatever his level of experience.

Below is an example of an itinerary, which will be reviewed along with the other crew members at the beginning of the course. It will take into account the initial skills and knowledge of the trainees.

The first day you will be welcomed by the skipper at the port of departure. This is the time to settle yourself on board and follow a briefing on the course, safety, and the programme for the week. After this, comes the first voyage on the turquoise sea. A dream scenario to introduce you to or progress your sailing! During the day you will be dealing with the presence of other boats you. In the evening, you will be practically alone, enjoy!

Discover the Lavezzi Islands, the cliffs of Bonifacio and all the other wonders of Corsica. The small islands off the southern coast of Corsica offer a superb playground and a great way to discover new landscapes, perfect your approach techniques and enjoy the summer and sea bathing!

Here are some examples of the skills you can develop during your course:
- Anticipating the effects of the weather
- Knowing and perfecting sail settings and manoeuvres at sea and in port
- Performing an anchorage
- Sailing the boat: understanding the principles of sailing
- Knowing and applying safety rules
- Navigation: sailing with and without electronics (understanding and application)
- Organising the crew

The skipper can welcome you on board from Sunday evening. You can also spend the last night on the boat at no extra cost.

The boat

Model

Dufour 48 Prestige - 14.7m

Facilities

  • 4 double cabin(s)
  • kitchen
  • 3 shower room(s)

The skipper sleeps in a double cabin, the other cabins are available for passengers

About

This large sailboat of 5 double cabins: 2 double cabins double bed (of which 1 reserved for the skipper), 2 cabins with bunk beds. The front station, with two single berths, is used only when boarding more than 6 people.
The boat is equipped with 3 bathrooms, with shower / sink and toilet.

Practical information

Life on board

Where do we sleep ?

The skipper sleeps in a double cabin, the other cabins are available for passengers

Food on board

The skipper helps you to cook, but everyone lends a hand.

Location and boarding time

Location

Hyères Port

Boarding time

9h

Landing time

18h

How to get there ?

Arrival and departure ports vary according to the course dates. Check with the skipper.

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