Sailing in Tidal Waters From: €900,00

Tidal practice and mile building.

About the Sailing in Tidal Waters Trip in the Solent 

Sailing in Tidal Waters trip organized by our Training Centre. We organize sailing trips around the Solent every year at the beginning and the end of the season. We aim to allow tidal practice as well as mile-building to those who want to build up confidence and gain experience sailing in tidal waters. The informal training weeks we organize in the Solent are ideal for those who want to prepare themselves for assessments like Yachtmaster. During the week, we transfer the theory into practice, and we experience passages in tidal waters.

  • Start from: Hamble River 
  • Destinations: Cowes, Portsmouth, Lymington, Yarmouth, Beaulieu River, Chichester, Bembridge
  • Dates: 03-10 November 2024
No experience required.
No prior knowledge required.
Duration7 days
Minimum Recommended Age16
Students – Instructor Ratio6:1
  • Mooring techniques
  • Sailing techniques
  • Passage planning
  • Pilotage
  • River pilotage
  • Tidal sailing techniques
  • Tidal theory / heights—streams
After the Course Experience
  • 7 days on board
  • 150 nm in tidal waters
  • Mooring in various marinas
  • Tidal pilotage & passages
  • Sailing in tidal waters
Certificate Granted
(upon successful completion)
Price—Greek Residents
  • 1.500 €
Including flights from/to Athens, transfer from/to London.
Price—U.K. Residents
  • 900 €
Available Yachts
  • 36ft – 44ft Sailing Yacht
Accommodation may be shared and sallon berths may be used.

What’s Included

  • Training by certified & experienced RYA instructors

  • Informal training from RYA/MCA YM instructor

  • Provisions for all meals on board

  • Soft drinks

  • Fuel, gas, and water

  • All mooring fees

  • Bed linen & towels

  • VAT

What’s not included

  • Cost of drinks & meals ashore

  • Cost of transfer from/to base (U.K. residents)


  • Ideal for those who want to gain tidal experience
  • Discover sailing in tidal waters
  • Ideal for assessment preparation
  • Ideal for recreational sailors who want to improve their skippering skills
  • Improve skills, gain experience, expand knowledge
  • Visit the most famous ports of the Solent

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