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Sailing cruise to the Isle of Wight

Cherbourg Chantereyne
14.95 m
Up to 8 passengers
All levels
Recommended for families
Available in :
Shared cruise Private cruise

The cruise

Climb on board with Thierry for an unforgettable cruise to the Isle of Wight.
Setting off from Cherbourg, cross the English channel and discover the chalk cliffs of this fabled island.
Once on land, you'll discover the charm of this small English island.

Your possible stops during this cruise

The cruise itinerary includes exploring the Isle of Wight and its surroundings.

First of all, you will cross the shipping lanes of the English channel, the motorways for cargo ships heading to the north of Europe.

When you arrive, after around twelve hours of sailing, you will be captivated by the Isle of Wight's classic harbours, like Yarmouth and Cowes. You will discover the incredibly impressive Needles. This iconic location is a real paradise for geologists. For more information on the chalk cliffs, click here

You will also sail through the Solent, the strait that separates the Isle of Wight and the mainland of England.
This passage is shielded from the changing moods of the sea and there are lots destinations are on offer, such as the River Beaulieu in the New Forest National Park where magnificent cottages nestle along the water's edge surrounded by beautiful countryside

Depending on wind conditions, you'll head east towards Sussex and its chalk cliffs, the South Downs and Bracklesham Bay; or west towards Poole and the exceptional geological riches of Swanage bay in Dorset.

At the end of the cruise, you will return to Cherbourg.

The boat


Dufour 50 Classic - 14.95m


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

The skipper sleeps in the middle


Large and spacious sailboat.

Practical information

Life on board

Where do we sleep ?

The skipper sleeps in the middle

Food on board

The skipper cooks, you put your feet up!

Location and boarding time


Cherbourg Chantereyne

Boarding time

à confirmer selon les marées

Landing time

a confirmer selon les marées

How to get there ?

You can get to Cherbourg by car, car-pool or train. Allow approximately 3 hours by train and 3 1/2 hours by car.

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