Collection: Bessie Ellen

Outer Hebrides Bessie Ellen

Bessie Ellen Full sail

Sail to the Outer Hebrides and discover the magic of the Enchanted Isles from a classic tall ship

Scotland to Cornwall

Bessie Ellen on the way to Scotland

Sail with Bessie Ellen as she marks the end of summer with a journey from Scotland to her home of Cornwall via the Caledonian Canal.

Inverness to Fredrikstad

Norway Stavanger street

Sail the North Sea from Scotland to Norway as Bessie Ellen journeys to discover to wonders of Scandinavia.

Fredrikstad, Scandinavian sailing

full sail cargo voyage Bessie Ellen

Sail with Bessie Ellen as she sails from Norway to the Danish capital city of Copenhagen and explores the Swedish archipelago and the coasts of Denmark.

In search of the Orca

anchored off scotland

Sail with Bessie Ellen as she makes her way from Oban to Ullapool along the West coast of Scotland while searching for the infamous Orca Whale

Hebridean Whale Watching Mull Tiree

Trek and Sail Scotland

Explore the majestic island of Mull and her surrounding isles as you keep your eyes peeled for whale sightings while under sail.

Skye and the Small Isles – Bessie Ellen

Bessie Ellen in Scotland

The sea around the west coast of Scotland offers some of the most stunning cruising grounds in the world and this adventure will sail where the wind blows.

Danish Apple Harvest

Denmark Copenhagen Nyhavn

Sail with Bessie Ellen as she explores the islands of Denmark and experiences the traditional Danish Apple Harvest.

Copenhagen, Swedish sailing

Denmark beach

Sail with Bessie Ellen as she sails from Copenhagen and explores the Swedish archipelago, Denmark and Norway.

Vigo – Newlyn, home bound

Tower of Hercules la Coruna, Spain

Sail with Bessie Ellen from Vigo on the Galician coast on her journey home to Cornwall for 10 days of exhilarating sailing.

Sailing the Cornish Coast – Bessie


Join Bessie Ellen for a weekend to remember, exploring the Cornish coast around the historic port of Fowey. Discover sweeping bays, picturesque ports and ancient market towns along this dramatic coastline, the inspiration for many a novel.

Douarnenez to La Coruna

Tower of Hercules la Coruna, Spain

Sail with Bessie from the French Coast across the Bay of Biscay to La Coruna, perfect for an open water adventure or mile building trip.

Sailing from Newlyn -Isles of Scilly

Sail with Bessie Ellen as she explores the Cornish coast from the quaint fishing village of Newlyn to the maritime port of Falmouth.

Sailing from Newlyn to Brest

Bessie Ellen Cornish Ocean Passage

Become part of Bessie Ellen’s voyage crew, standing watches, reefing sails and taking part in navigating and all other aspects of a wooden vessel as she journeys over to France.