Destination Area: Mediterranean Sea
Length: 7 NIGHTS
Vessel: Eye of the Wind


Departs:

Olbia, Sardinia on September 16, 2017

Returns:

Olbia, Sardinia on September 23, 2017


Fare per passenger is 1,400 Euros (+-$1,316.). Fare is all inclusive except for alcoholic beverages and transportation to and from the ship.

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SAILING BETWEEN SARDINIA, ITALY AND CORSICA, FRANCE - THIS ITINERARY IS NOT YET ESTABLISHED BUT YOU MAY STOP AT BONIFACIO, PORTO VECCHIO, AJACCIO AND L'ILE ROUSSE OR CALVI: 7 Night, Round Trip Voyage From Olbia, Sardinia

Eye of the Wind is a brig, with two masts carrying 8,000 square feet of tanbark sail. Built in 1911 in Germany, she went through a complete res ...

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  • Experience traditional seamanship in a 100 year old ship
  • Participate in the sailing operation if you choose to do so
  • Learn the fundamentals of tall ship sailing
  • Participate in basic deck work
  • Climb aloft furling sails
  • Take instructions from the crew guiding you through every process
  • Get involved with regular watch routines and friendly atmosphere on deck
  • Relax in sheer luxury in your air conditioned cabins
  • Mingle with the crew and fellow passengers. Enjoy the excellent gallery with culinary delights from morning til night
  • Look beyond the industrial outskirts of Olbia and you'll find an historic center crammed with boutiques
  • wine bars and cafe-rimmed piazzas.

Sailing between Sardinia, Italy and Corsica, France. Sailing around the Tyrrenhenian Sea. This itinerary is not yet established but more than likely you will sail to Bonifacio, Ajaccio, Lile Rousse and Porto Vecchio.

Olbia, Sardinia
Olbia is an ancient port city founded by the Greeks, according to local legend, as early as the 8th century BC. It contains ruins from Phoenician and Carthaginian settlements, as well as from the Roman Era, when it was an important port, and from the Middle Ages, when it was the capital of one of the four independent states of Sardinia. The name "Olbia" means "happy town", even though the city's past has been quite difficult. Olbia was destroyed and reconstructed several times throughout its history.

Be sure to see the Romanesque ex-cathedral of San Simplicio, dating from the 11th century AD. The church was built in three different phases over a Roman Necropolis, the remains of memorial tablets are still visible inside the church. Olbia has also become famous because of the recent discovery of 24 ship wrecks, two of them from the age of Nero and another 16 from the 5th century A.D. The remaining six come from the Judicial period. The wrecks were found during the construction of a new road tunnel.


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Olbia, Sardinia
Olbia is an ancient port city founded by the Greeks, according to local legend, as early as the 8th century BC. It contains ruins from Phoenician and Carthaginian settlements, as well as from the Roman Era, when it was an important port, and from the Middle Ages, when it was the capital of one of the four independent states of Sardinia. The name "Olbia" means "happy town", even though the city's past has been quite difficult. Olbia was destroyed and reconstructed several times throughout its history.

Be sure to see the Romanesque ex-cathedral of San Simplicio, dating from the 11th century AD. The church was built in three different phases over a Roman Necropolis, the remains of memorial tablets are still visible inside the church. Olbia has also become famous because of the recent discovery of 24 ship wrecks, two of them from the age of Nero and another 16 from the 5th century A.D. The remaining six come from the Judicial period. The wrecks were found during the construction of a new road tunnel.


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