Destination Area: Atlantic Coast & Great Lakes of U.S. & Canada
Length: 4 NIGHTS
Vessel: Europa


Departs:

Louisburg, Nova Scotia on August 6, 2017

Returns:

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada on August 10, 2017


Passage fare is €560 in a 4/6 berth cabin, and €675 in a 2 berth cabin, including all meals.

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or call us toll free at 1-877-882-4395.

Sail in company with other tall ships participating in Rendez-Vous 2017.
The annual Lunenburg Folk Harbor Festival will be happening from 10-13 August 2017 , which is sure to bring some world-class folk musicians along with local talent to perform in this historic seaside town.
The voyage from Louisburg to Lunenburg takes 5 days, of which we expect to be three days at sea.



The bark Europa is well known by blue water sailors. She has sailed in tall ships races in the Atlantic & Pacific oceans, and even in the Great Lakes ...

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  • Practice sail handling
  • Take a turn steering
  • Learn navigation & ocean track plotting
  • Great bird-watching
  • Look out for marine mammals cavorting
  • Experience both tranquility & excitement
  • Make friends with your shipmates

The Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta is truly the adventure of a lifetime. The event celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation through its founders and founding provinces, which is a unique chance to commemorate the rich history of sailing in Canada and around the world.

Louisburg, Nova Scotia
Louisbourg is situated on Nova Scotia's Cape Breton Island. Before the American Revolution the French had a stronghold in Nova Scotia, and a fort at Louisbourg, at the gateway to the St. Lawrence River and the Great Lakes. The fort was built there in part to protect the French cod fishing industry.

In 1745, a militia of four thousand New Englanders made their way up to Louisbourg and took the fort. The taking of Louisbourg shocked the European world. French citizens of the city were shipped back home and eventually the fortress was destroyed by the British.

In the 1960s the Canadian government began a project to rebuild the historic fortress as it had looked in 1744. This history tourism site is not to be missed.


3 Days at Sea
Sailing without port stops to distract.

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada
Winner of the Communities in Bloom most beautiful small town in Canada, Prettiest Painted Places in Canada, Port City of the Year and Society of American Travel Writers’ awards. Picturesque Lunenburg lies nestled along the scenic shores of southern Nova Scotia one hour from Halifax. Here, you can experience a traditional way of life and work amidst historic architecture, attractions and amenities.

Lunenburg is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, designated because of the grid pattern of the streets and the distinct architecture of the wooden buildings. It's also a hive of maritime knowledge and skills, home port of the Canadian icon schooner Bluenose II, and is becoming a major arts and culture destination.


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