Sailing rias Galicia 5

 PRIVATE & PRIVILEGE SAILING and MICHELIN STAR

Arguably one of the most desired sailing routes along the Spanish coastline and one which appears often on every
sailor’s ‘must do list’ – this is one journey we are sure will not disappoint.

Experience this extraordinary seven day journey along the coast of Rias Baixas in Galicia, on a comfortable modern sailing boat. During this seven day tour, you and your fellow 8 passengers (maximum) will experience some of Northern Spain’s best gastronomy, wines, culture and sights.

Hundreds of beaches, dozens of fishing villages and a great deal of marinas make Rias Baixas an astonishing place for sailing.
On this itinerary, you will also sail the National Park of the Atlantic Islands.
Atlantic nature, overwhelming views and quiet lonely beaches make up parts of this astonishing destination.

 The Guardian winner of the Pulitzer price – Article TOP 10 BEACHES of the World

Guaranteed departures:June 6th and September  5th
And Flexible Dates at your own convenience

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Day 1

Night at Parador in Baiona.

Transfer from Vigo airpot to Baiona.
On arrival to Baiona, we visit the old town and have dinner at the Parador´s restaurant.  On March 1, 1493, the Pinta, one of the ships from Columbus’ voyage to discover the New World returned to Europe and arrived to Baiona, making the town’s port the first to receive news of the discovery of America. A replica of the ship can be visited in the port, and the event is celebrated every year. In 1585 the inhabitants of Baiona repelled an attempt to take the town by the privateer Francis Drake.

 

Day 2

Night on board, Cies Islands

In the morning, after breakfast on board, we cruise to Cies Islands, part of the Atlantic Islands Maritime – Terrestrial National Park. Upon arrival, we can either walk to the lighthouse or take one of the many walking routes around the island there are spectacular views, dramatic granite rock formations and sea birds that nest on the island. Weather permitting, we can go scuba diving or spend the day at the beautiful “Rodas” voted best beach in the world by The Guardian newspaper. You can choose to have lunch either on board or at the beach. A delicious fresh seafood dinner on board.

 

Day 3

Night on board, Ría de Aldán

After breakfast on board, we sail to the estuary of Aldan to discover this beautiful seaside village. Lunch on board. In the afternoon we can rent kayaks to stroll along the harbor or hike to discover the wonderful views from the top of the mountains. Pleasure dinner at local restaurant with stunning views!

 

Day 4

Night on board, Illa de Arousa

After breakfast on board we sail to the spectacular Ria de Arousa, where we moor at any of its uninhabited islands and enjoy a nice lunch with local wines. Dinner in Cambados at a local  seafood restaurant.

 

Day 5 

Night at beautiful boutique hotel in Salnés area.

After breakfast, we leave our boat to spend the following days in the Albariño wine region. We will go to a very special place in the Salnes, surrounded by vineyards, where you will have a Galician cooking class together with a local cook. Have fun learning how to make “empanada” and other traditional Galician dishes. As we prepare our menu, we will have a tasting of fine Albariño wines. After lunch, we will have time to rest or have a swim at the hotel’s swimming pool. In the evening, we will go to a winery for a visit followed by a wine tasting. You will have dinner at your beautiful hotel. 

 

Day 6

Night at beautiful boutique hotel in Salnés area.

After breakfast, we will get ready for a day trip to Santiago de Compostela. Delight Galicia morning with a walking route together with a local guide, visiting the Cathedral, the Old Town and the local market. You will have time off for lunch and to explore the city. In the evening, we will return to our boutique hotel and we will have a farewell dinner at a Michelin star restaurant Pepe Solla.

 

Day 7

After breakfast, we will be transferred to Vigo´s airport for our flights.

 

 

 

With Beneteau Oceanis 500- 3 doble and 1 triple cabins:

Guaranteed departures:June 6th and September  5th
Total per person based on group from 6- 8 people: 14,930 SEK / 1.595 Euros

Flexible Dates at your own convenience
Total per person based on group from 6- 8 people: 15,540 SEK / 1.660 Euros

Includes:
-4 day Sailing boat rental ( taxes, insurance and cleaning)
Beneteau Oceanis 500- 3 doble and 1 triple cabins
-English Speaking skipper
-Mooring fees
-Travel insurance
-One night accommodation and breakfast at Parador of Baiona
-Welcome dinner at the Parador of Baiona
-Brekfasts, lunches and dinners on board (day 2,3 and 4)
-Dinner at local restaurant day 3
– Dinner at local restaurant day 4
-Two nights´accommodation and breakfast at boutique hotel in Salnés
-Cooking class and lunch.
-Winery tour and tasting in Albariño winery.
-Dinner at hotel day 5
-Half day guided tour to Santiago de Compostela.
-Dinner at Michelin awarded restaurant “Pepe Solla”
-All transfers
-English speaking driver-guide.
-Tolls, petrol and taxes

 

With Elan Impression 344-3 doble cabins:

Guaranteed departures:June 6th and September  5th
Total per person based on group of 4 people: 15,585 SEK / 1665 Euros 

Flexible Dates at your own convenience
Total per person based on group of 4 people: 16,240 SEK / 1735 Euros

Includes:
-4 day Sailing boat rental ( taxes, insurance and cleaning)
Elan Impression 344-3 doble cabins
-English Speaking skipper
-Mooring fees
-Travel insurance
-One night accommodation and breakfast at Parador of Baiona
-Welcome dinner at the Parador of Baiona
-Brekfasts, lunches and dinners on board (day 2,3 and 4)
-Dinner at local restaurant day 3
– Dinner at local restaurant day 4
-Two nights´accommodation and breakfast at boutique hotel in Salnés
-Cooking class and lunch.
-Winery tour and tasting in Albariño winery.
-Dinner at hotel day 5
-Half day guided tour to Santiago de Compostela.
-Dinner at Michelin awarded restaurant “Pepe Solla”
-All transfers
-English speaking driver-guide.
-Tolls, petrol and taxes

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