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Helsinki by sea - learn to sail

Helsinki by sea - learn to sail

Duration:8 hours total
Includes:Food and drinks
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I have sailed the Finnish archipelago since 25 years. I have also participated sails in the Atlantic ocean. I was born and raised in Helsinki and I have been travelling a lot in Europe, Africa and Asia. I get along with all kinds of people and I´m looking forward to teach You sailing basics and show You Helsinki by sea.
Ossi
Ossi
Ossi
Ossi

What we’ll do

A daytrip on board a sailing boat and touring in front of Helsinki. The boat is an 8,5 meter H-type, which sails very well even in lightwind conditions. If You don´t have previous experience, you´ll get a short theory briefing and also hands on sailing experience. We can also visit some of the islands in front of Helsinki, like Suomenlinna or Pihlajasaari.

What else you should know

Weather conditions permitting. In case of too hard wind we will have to find another time for this activity.

What I’ll provide

Food
Meal: Feel free to share your preference and I will do my best to accommodate!
Drinks
Refreshments: Feel free to share your preference and I will do my best to accommodate!

What to bring

Extra clothing, depending on the weather.

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Where you'll be

We´ll make a sailing tour in front of Helsinki. We can also visit Suomenlinna or Pihlajasaari. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Suomenlinna https://www.hel.fi/helsinki/en/culture/recreation/islands/pihlajasaari

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

Weather conditions permitting. In case of too hard wind we will have to find another time for this activity.
Ossi
Helsinki by sea - learn to sail
1 review
£74/person
1 review
£74/person