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Sail the Irish Sea from Liverpool to the Firth of Clyde

  • Vessel: Blue Clipper
  • Where: UK/Scotland
  • Duration: 9 days
  • Embark: Liverpool - 27 March 2021, 14:00
  • Disembark: Greenock - 4 April 2021, 10:00
TicketPriceDepositPassengers
Single berth in Twin Ensuite£1,752 £438.00

Join Blue Clipper for a sailing adventure in the Irish Sea and the Firth of Clyde over the Easter holidays.

Set sail from Liverpool the maritime city in north-west England and end your adventure at Greenock in the Firth of Clyde, with opportunities to stop at Belfast, the Isle of Man, Holy Loch and the Isle of Bute.

Blue Clipper is planning to stop at the following 5 scenic locations during this voyage.

  • Visit Douglas the capital of the Isle of Man.
  • Belfast Titanic quarter.
  • Visit the Isle of Bute.
  • Anchor in Holy Loch with amazing scenery.
  • Finish the voyage at the town of Greenock nearby to the beautiful city of Glasgow.

As with all Blue Clipper’s sailing holidays, your ticket price includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snacks and Soft Drinks. There are six ensuite twin cabins and one six-berth cabin with a shared bathroom.  All cabins have bedding and towels provided. 

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
Sail the Irish Sea from Liverpool to the Firth of Clyde27 March 20219£1,752Enquire now

Blue Clipper

Guest berths: 20 Rig: Gaff Schooner

Built-in Sweden in 1991, tall ship Blue Clipper is an impressive three-masted gaff rig schooner. With a clipper bow, original teak deck and elegant stern, she mixes a traditional tall ship feel with a relatively modern build giving guests an authentic experience with all the mod cons.

She has spent many years sailing all over the world from the Caribbean to the Arctic and is a frequent participant in the European Tall Ship regattas. Originally owned by the Brandy company Hennessy and named ‘Spirit of Hennessey, she appeared in many Tv programmes and commercials before being private bought in the late 90’s.

On deck, she boasts ample space for her guests to become fully immersed in hands-on sailing; heaving the ropes, hoisting the sails, learning ropes skills and even taking the helm. She has 3 kayaks and 3 paddle-boards for guest use while on anchor so you can explore even further inshore.

A spacious saloon, wheelhouse and galley also sit at deck level while below decks has been well-considered with six ensuite cabins a family cabin that sleeps six. All cabins have a porthole for natural light and heating/air conditioning.

In 2016 she started her new life with her current owner and now spends her summers sailing Northern Europe and Scotland and the Hebrides and her winters chasing the Caribbean sunshine.

More about Blue Clipper

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.

  • 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?

    6x Twin Ensuite, 1x six-berth family cabin

  • How many toilet/showers does she have?

    9 in total. All Cabins are Ensuite aside from the six-berth that shares a bathroom.

  • Is there an age limit?

    Please check with us in the office if you have an under 18.

  • 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?

    No

  • 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.

Locations

From: Liverpool

To: Greenock

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