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‘Round Britain Tour; Cornish Coastal Sailing

  • Vessel: Bessie Ellen
  • Where: Cornwall, UK
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Embark: Plymouth, Devon - 8 August 2024, 12:00
  • Disembark: Newlyn, Cornwall - 10 August 2024, 12:00

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Set the sails with tall ship Bessie Ellen as she explores the Cornish coast from Plymouth to Newlyn.

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 is 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 leg will see Bessie Ellen back in her home sailing grounds of Cornwall as she takes guests on a taster sailing experience from Plymouth to Newlyn over 3 days. The perfect voyage to quickly immerse yourself into tall ship sailing with longer hours under sail.

  • Leg 12
  • Traditional Tall ship Sailing
  • 120th anniversary tour
  • Fully Skippered
  • Friendly Crew
  • Longer hours under sail
  • Great for solo travellers
  • Full Board

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