In price included:
- qualified skipper-instructor’s service
- qualified chief officer’s service
- accommodation in double cabin
- route planning and booking of berths
- comfort pack
- bed linen
- meal: breakfast, lunch, dinner
- berths in marinas and bays
- tourist tax
- entertaining-excursion program
- route planning on the program
- brand clothes
Theoretical e-learning course Flotilla skipper
Support with processing of Croatian visa
Mandatory comprehensive insurance for yachtsmen 16 euro
The event takes place on luxury class yacht “Sun Odyssey 54 DS “VIKA” with VIP-equipment:
4 separate cabins, each of them has its own shower/heads
Generator and inverter 12-220 V (steady electricity on board, even at sea)
TV in mess room, galley
Dinghy with outboard engine
All safety means on board for sailing off and being aboard are mandatory.
Meeting in marina in Biograd-na-Moru, our instructors (crew) meet the group and everyone makes oneself comfortable on board of yacht. After accommodation we gather in mess room, get acquainted and give a tour around the vessel, studying equipment, rigging, gear and basic safety instructions. In the evening we prepare provision for passage, dine and have a rest.
In the morning we do warm-up, have breakfast, two-hour theoretical course, training and preparation to sailing off to Pasman island. During the passage we start learning practical bases of sailing and safety vessel handling. Not far from the island we practice anchorage, then crew has a rest, swims in sea and has a lunch. After the break we heave up anchor and head to route-point Jut island, repeating the knowledge we have just received. We berth in island’s marina near admirable restaurant Festa, demonstrating young sailors concerted effort, then we come ashore and introduce area to the group. One of popular places of the island is fine dining restaurant “Festa” where we will be offered to try newly caught fish and delicious seafood, as well as grilled and baked meat dishes. After dinner we visit one more unique place – Gubavac, the highest peak of the island, where we can meet sunset viewing string of islands Kornati, discussing first impressions from trip started. Come back in marina, have a rest and ready for bed.
Monday morning starts from warm-up. Breakfast. After breakfast two-hour theory and preparation for sailing off to Telascica (lake Mir). During passage we practice theoretical knowledge. Mooring, lunch. After break we prepare dinghy for sailing ashore and head for excursion in National Park. We visit lake Mir – it is a unique natural reservoir, situated on the top of highest mountain wall at a height of 100 meters above sea level, besides interesting location and overwhelming beauty this place has curative silt. We swim, have a rest during dinner in a friendly team, share our impressions of the day, return on the ship. Swimming from yacht, resting.
In Tuesday warm-up, breakfast, theoretical course, preparation for sailing off to Zakan island. This passage will include practical training. Stop for rest, lunch and swimming will be at anchorage close to one of islands of National Park Kornati, further in line of march. In Zakan we berth in marina, during the dinner we analyze practical training, have a rest.
Morning warm-up, breakfast, theoretical course, preparation for sailing off to intermediate point Zirje island for rest and lunch. During whole passage we master practical training. In the evening berth in marina Frapa of small locality Rogoznica. Resting. After rest one can have a walk in old town, visit park with water amusements, there are playground for basketball, tennis, volleyball and bowling in modern part of Rogosnica also. After all excursion-entertaining events dine in café with traditional meal, then return on yacht for resting.
After morning warm-up, breakfast and theory lesson we gather to visit one more unique place – lake “Dragon eye” with lagoon and nice cave where it’s possible to swim and enjoy beauty of nature. After walk we return on board of our ship and get ready for sailing off to Skradin town. In line of march we make intermediate stop in marine of antique town – Sibenik, where it’s so interesting to walk down ancient streets, sightseeing cathedral, defensive outpost and fortress. After lunch we go back on yacht and continue sailing down canyon of river Krka, making short anchorage stop near sailing farms of oysters and mussels to purchase sea delicacy. In the evening we come to Skradin and berth in marina accompanied by white wonderful swans. In a quiet café during dinner we share our impressions from excursions and trips, learned theoretical and practical maritime skills, then we return on yacht for resting.
In Friday sport warm-up and breakfast, training according to the plan, gathering for fascinating bicycle excursion in National Reserve Krka, where we will see appallingly gorgeous landscape of waterfalls cascade where it’s possible to swim, to walk in park with rich flora and fauna, and to have a bite with tasty domestic pancakes. In afternoon we come back in marina Skradin for rest and lunch, then sail off to final destination Biograd-na-Moru, completing unforgettable and captivating maritime practice training. After arriving in marina of Biograd we gather for festive dinner, where results of practical and theoretical training are made. In solemn ceremony certificates of qualified international crew and flotilla skipper are given.
Quit the ship in 9.00 in Saturday morning. Our crew with young sailors goes at the airport to return home.
|Type of tour||Yacht tour|
|Outbound marina||Kornati, Biograd-na-Moru|
|Yacht||Sun Odyssey 54 DS|
|Accomodation||1 adult shares ½ DBL|