June 21-24 2020

Join this trip to experience racing a tall ship in full sail and the uniqueness of life at sea. Get a taste of southern Norway’s natural marvels Pulpit Rock and Lysefjord. See the cosmopolitan oil capital of Stavanger, and arrive a day early to enjoy the wildlife and amusement parks of Kristiansand.

DEPARTURE Kristiansand 21. 06. 2020 10:00
ARRIVAL Stavanger 23.06. 2020 20:00
INCLUDED
Meals
NOT INCLUDET  Flights and transfers from and to the ship, Drinks on board (available for local prices onboard), Field trips, Other personal expenses.

You stay on board until the next morning.

This stage takes you from Kristiansand on the southern tip of Norway, and westward along the ‘Norwegian Riviera’ to Stavanger, gateway to the magnificent Lysefjord and home to Pulpit Rock, one of the world’s truly breath-taking viewpoints.

Arrive a day early to explore Norway’s southernmost city of Kristiansand, with its idyllic archipelago and beaches, charming whitewashed old town, and famed wildlife and amusement parks.

After departure, you can settle into the unique rhythm of life at sea with your co-sailor colleagues, before getting the unforgettable experience of tall ships in full sail competing in a short regatta.

Optional activities

  • Kristiansand
  • Lysefjord/ Lysebotn
  • Pulpit Rock
  • Stavanger

We will take a stop in Lysefjorden, and you can take a hike to Preikestolen ( The Pulpit Rock).

Preikestolen (The Pulpit Rock) towers 604 metres above the Lysefjord and the hike up is one of Norway’s most famous mountain hikes.

The hike to Preikestolen is a total of eight kilometres and the round trip takes four hours. The hike has an elevation gain of about 500 metres, and some sections are steep.

Information from here. 

 

 

 

 

The final leg of the voyage takes us to Stavanger, considered Europe’s oil and energy capital. You’ll have a day to explore Norway’s fourth largest city, with its beautiful fjords, mountains, and long, white beaches, not to mention the country’s best surfing conditions, along the beaches at Jæren.

Optional activities

  • Kristiansand
  • Lysefjord/ Lysebotn
  • Pulpit Rock
  • Stavanger
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