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Cornish Coastal Sailing with classic boat Maybe

  • Vessel: Maybe
  • Where: Cornwall
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Embark: Falmouth - 21 June 2022, 12:00
  • Disembark: Penzance - 23 June 2022, 10:00
TicketPriceDepositPassengers
Single berth£441 £110.25
Twin cabin Single Occupancy£662 £165.38

Spend three days exploring the coast of Cornwall under sail on classic tall ship Maybe.

Your adventure sailing holiday aboard Maybe will begin in the harbour town of Falmouth, the perfect joining location to explore the South West coast of Cornwall.

Life at Sea

Life at sea is never predictable, and exactly where you explore with Maybe will be decided on the wind and tide. If you’re new to sailing, don’t worry – the crew will guide you in exactly what to do, even if you’ve never stepped foot on a boat before. Sailing with Maybe is an experience you won’t forget! A beautifully restored classic tall ship, get involved with hoisting sails and being on hand to tack and jibe.

This voyage is perfect for those who want to get to grips with classic yacht sailing in sheltered waters and soak up the diversity of Cornwall’s coastline. No experience is needed to climb aboard as you get to grips with sailing this traditional vessel.

 

Where the wind takes you

Set the sails from Falmouth, exploring the surrounding creeks and Helford River before heading West toward the harbour town of Penzance, passing the Lizard Peninsula along the way.




Your ticket price includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and soft drinks. Bedding is provided – you just need to bring your own towels.

Simply click “Enquire Now” to reserve your berth for five days whilst you sort your travel plans. No booking form or deposit is required until you are ready to book!

Schedule

VoyageSet SailDaysCost p/p
Cornish Coastal Sailing with classic boat Maybe21 June 20223£441Enquire now

Maybe

Guest berths: 8 Rig: Gaff Ketch

Built in 1929, classic boat Maybe is a beautifully shaped 28m gaff ketch. A strong sea-worthy vessel, she is built with extra strength using steel frames, a hardwood hull and teak decking.

She has a rather famous history, once being owned by Jan Jacob Van Rietschoten, father of the flying Dutchman, Cornelis ‘Conny’ Van Rietschoten. Having spent most of her life privately owned sailing around the world, she has been owned by her present owners since 1989.

After a complete overhaul in 2007 and a restoration to her original Gaff rig in 2011, she now spends her summers sailing Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly and winters keeping warm in Spain and Portugal.

Guests are invited to get involved with all aspects of sailing Maybe, from hoisting the sails, taking the helm and even some basic navigation. An onboard chef provides breakfast, lunch, dinner, hot breads and cakes throughout voyages, ensuring you won’t be going hungry after a day on the water!

Read more about Life on board Maybe here.

More about Maybe

FAQ

  • Are all meals included?

    Yes, all meals on board are included in the price. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and hot drinks) Alcohol is not included.

  • Are bedding and towels provided?

    Bedding is provided. Please bring your own towels for swimming and showering

  • Can you cater for dietary needs?

    Yes, please let us know when making your booking.

  • What language is spoken onboard?

    English

  • What are the sleeping arrangements?

    4x Twin Cabins(& 1x 6berth Cabin for private charters if needed)

  • Are bedding and towels included?

    All bedding is provided but towels are not so please bring your own for showering/swimming

  • How many toilet/showers does she have?

    2 toilets/showers for guest use

  • Is there WIFI?

    No, but you should easily be able to reach 3G/4G from the shore.

  • Can I charge my phone/Camera?

    Yes.

  • Are there life jackets provided?

    Yes.

  • Are Waterproofs provided?

    Yes

  • Do I need sailing experience?

    No, absolutely not! Just a lust for adventure and a want to get actively involved.

  • Will I be sea sick?

    Everyone reacts differently but we recommend if you are at all worried to take some medication 24 hours before departure.

  • Is there an age limit?

    We recommend over 8+ years accompanied by an adult on a 1:1 ratio but please check in the office for any under 18's as it can vary from voyage to voyage.

Locations

From: Falmouth

To: Penzance

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