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‘Round Britain Tour; Wales to Scotland

  • Vessel: Bessie Ellen
  • Where: Wales/Scotland
  • Duration: 7 days
  • Embark: Milford Haven, Wales - 27 April 2024, 12:00
  • Disembark: Troon, Scotland - 3 May 2024, 10:00
Board type:All Inclusive
25% deposit payable on bookings made more than 90 days in advance. Full amount payable on all other bookings.
Ticket type: Single berth (open saloon)
Price:£1,285.00 per person
Ticket type: Single berth (18-25yrs)
Price:£1,025.00 per person

Swap one Celtic coast for another as Bessie Ellen sails from the Pembrokeshire coast in Wales to the Firth of Clyde in Scotland.

Join Bessie Ellen as she spends her 2024 season sailing around the British Isles to celebrate 120 years of heritage sailing. Built in 1904 and meticulously restored, Bessie Ellen stands as a testament to the golden age of maritime exploration, brimming with captivating tales from the past. 

Split into fourteen legs, she will encompass the landscapes and seafaring heritage of the UK. From the enchanting coasts of Cornwall to the rugged shores of Wales and Scotland, including the mystical Orkney Islands and back down the East Coast. As part of this magnificent journey, she will also celebrate the esteemed French maritime festival of Brest before returning to Cornwall and the breathtaking Isles of Scilly.

This sailing leg takes you from Milford Haven to Troon, in the Firth of Clyde on the west coast of Scotland. Embark on an immersive sailing experience that will transport you back to a bygone era. Delve into the remarkable history of this vessel, seize the opportunity to take the helm, and master the art of hoisting the sails using traditional rope work. Immerse yourself in the captivating world of celestial navigation, connecting with ancient methods of guiding a ship through the stars. Discover the scenic Welsh coast and the Llŷn Peninsula, make a stop to savour the renowned herrings on the Isle of Man, and then continuing sailing into the Firth of Clyde.

  • Leg 2
  • Traditional Tall ship Sailing
  • 120 years anniversary tour
  • Fully Skippered
  • Friendly Crew
  • Great for solo travellers
  • All-inclusive Board
  • 270 nautical miles
  • Adventurous souls needed!

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