Milebuilding sailing holiday from Scotland to UK

Milebuilder from Scotland to England

A great opportunity to experience life onboard one of our superb ocean going expedition sailing yachts on the final leg of their journey back to the UK prior to refit. Join us in Scotland and charge south for the 600nm sail down through the Irish Sea, around the tip of Cornwall and along the south coast of England into the Solent. Great sailing!

DATES

7 days

Start: September 16 2019

End: September 22 2019

START & END POINT

Starts: Oban, Scotland

Finishes: Portsmouth, UK

PRICE

£500

VOYAGE NAME & CODE

Scotland to England  / OPT160919

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HIGHLIGHTS - WATCH OUT FOR ...

  • 600nm + of big yacht sailing
  • Huge experience and mile builder with superb skipper and mate
  • Learn new skills and polish up existing ones
  • Perfect for sailors wanting to get next level of experience

Read a more detailed itinerary here

YACHT

Bluejay

(Please note: we do not guarantee which yacht the trip is run on).

INSTRUCTION INTENSITY

Lessons everyday but plenty of time to relax and enjoy.

Sailing training course intensity - medium

WHAT'S INCLUDED IN YOUR SAILING HOLIDAY

  • Top quality foul weather clothing to keep you dry in any conditions
  • Fladen immersion suits. These will keep you warm in even the coldest, windiest conditions
  • Ocean-spec lifejackets. These are the best on the market
  • All on-board food and snacks
  • Daily sailing lessons and tuition from two highly experienced instructors
  • RYA sailing qualifications where applicable. Find out more about RYA certification here

WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED

  • Your flights to and from the start and end points (see the Essential Info tab for full details)
  • Any alcohol - but feel free to bring your own or buy some along the route
  • Any meals you eat ashore

BOOKING - YOUR TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • These expeditions have small numbers of people on board. When you book, you are committing to being a part of the crew.
  • It is possible to cancel subsequently, however you may still be liable for the balance of the invoice, depending on how close you are to the start date when you cancel.
  • The deposit is non refundable.
  • Please ensure you  have read and agreed to the T&Cs and read the Trip Notes before booking.
  • You must also read the Essential Information tab for this trip.

Terms & Conditions

Trip Notes

Only 10 places on board: reserve yours now.

 

NO PREVIOUS SAILING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

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Want to have a chat about this adventure and check it's the right one for you and your holiday? Don't hesitate to get in touch. We love to chat away about these trips and it's hugely important to us that you pick the one that's right for you

 

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WHY NOT JOIN TWO TRIPS BACK TO BACK?

Combine two trips back to back and make it the adventure of a lifetime. 5% off the second route. Cheap accommodation available on board between trips.

"AN INCREDIBLE TIME - WHAT A JOURNEY!"

I didn't know what to expect before joining up, but I would say that's the best holiday I've had in my life. The Lofotens were everything you promised and the crew so caring.

Sofia, Berlin

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We operate a strict no smoking policy

The smoking of any form of tobacco is forbidden on board or on the dock next to the boat. We also very strongly discourage the smoking of any tobacco at any time between the start and end date as the smell comes on-board into confined living space. The use of e-cigarettes is fine.

ABTOT Protection

The Association of Bonded Travel Organisers Trust Limited (ABTOT) provides financial protection under The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 for WZ Lmited t/a Rubicon 3, and in the event of their insolvency, protection is provided for the following: 1. non-flight packages and 2. flight inclusive packages that commence outside of the EU, which are sold to customers outside of the EU. ABTOT cover provides for a refund in the event you have not yet travelled or repatriation if you are abroad.  Please note that bookings made outside the EU are only protected by ABTOT when purchased directly with Rubicon 3. In the unlikely event that you require assistance whilst abroad due to our financial failure, please call our 24/7 helpline on 01702 811397 and advise you are a customer of an ABTOT protected travel company. You can access The Package Travel and Linked Travel Arrangements Regulations 2018 here.

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Milebuilding sailing holiday from Scotland to UK
Milebuilding sailing holiday Scotland to Solent
Norway to UK Sailing Route Map
Sailing training course intensity - medium
More about Rubicon 3 sailing skippers and mates

Get in touch with us

We really encourage you to get in touch with us and have a chat about the various trips and the options open to you. We're always happy to spend time with you to ensure that you end up on the perfect trip.

Who joins this type of sailing holiday What to expect on board during your sailing adventure RYA sail training logo
Our approach to responsible travel
No smoking sign
ABTOT logo RYA traiinng centre logo
Milebuilding sailing holiday from Scotland to UK
Milebuilding sailing holiday Scotland to Solent
Norway to UK Sailing Route Map
Sailing training course intensity - medium
More about Rubicon 3 sailing skippers and mates
Who joins this type of sailing holiday What to expect on board during your sailing adventure RYA sail training logo
Our approach to responsible travel
No smoking sign
ABTOT logo RYA traiinng centre logo
Milebuilding sailing holiday from Scotland to UK
Milebuilding sailing holiday Scotland to Solent
Norway to UK Sailing Route Map
Sailing training course intensity - medium
More about Rubicon 3 sailing skippers and mates
Who joins this type of sailing holiday What to expect on board during your sailing adventure RYA sail training logo Our approach to responsible travel
No smoking sign
ABTOT logo RYA traiinng centre logo
Milebuilding sailing holiday from Scotland to UK
Milebuilding sailing holiday Scotland to Solent
Norway to UK Sailing Route Map
Sailing training course intensity - medium
More about Rubicon 3 sailing skippers and mates
Who joins this type of sailing holiday What to expect on board during your sailing adventure RYA sail training logo Our approach to responsible travel
No smoking sign
ABTOT logo RYA traiinng centre logo