Sail the Grenadines, season 2017-18
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Sail the Grenadines this coming winter

 

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This winter you can enjoy luxury sailing at reasonable prices on one of the Caribbean's most interesting waterways.
Summary

Flotilla
Itinerary

Flagship
Cabin Layout
Onboard Equipement
Crew
Cost
Dates
Flights
Contact us

 
Flotilla
Rent a sailboat or catamaran and follow the Flag ship. You benefit from the experience of the flotilla leader while assuming the command of your own boat with your own crew.
Sailboats: from 34' to 50', prices from $1820 US / week
Catamarans: from 38' to 47', prices starting from $ 3150 US / week
Fleet discounts available
Contact us to find out models and availability. Tell us the type of boat you’re looking for (monohaul, catamaran, number of cabins, size etc.).

Rent one or all cabins on the Flagship (Sun Odyssey 54DS) 

See below for details on the cabins on the Flag Ship    

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Itinerary: 7 days from St-Vincent & the Grenadines

Day 1: boarding at Blue Lagoon Marina starting at (5PM)

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Day 2: After breakfast, we depart for the Bath’s Cave. We’ll swim on the reef nearby and into the cave. After lunch we'ill depart for Bequai and stay for the night.

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Day3: Site seeing in Bequia, relax on the beach, cocktail onboard, diner at restaurant.

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Day 4: After breakfast, we'll sail to the beautiful Tobago Cays, there you can swim with the turtle or snorkel on the beautiful and preserved reef. Don’t miss Petit Tabac, where “Jack Sparrow” was abandoned with that gorgeous chick...

Diner option: lobster & fish dinner on the island prepared by the locals or we cook something ourself. 

Note: there is a park tax of $10EC per day per person.

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Day 5: Mopion, the smalest island in the world with a permanent structure & Petite St-Vincent, a very beautifull private resort. Sun bath on the island or snorkel on the reef.

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Day 6: Union. Island visit, cocktail at happy island, dinner at local restaurant.

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Day 7: Sailing back to the marina Blue Lagoon

Day 8: Disembarking in the morning (11AM)  

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Cabins on the Flag ship (Sun Odyssey 54DS)

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Cabin Layout

 

This boat has double 4 cabins with private electric head & shower. All cabins can be transformed.

Both stern cabins (1 & 2) are double bed cabins that can be converted into single beds like on the drawing above.

Both aft cabins can be converted into a huge double cabin with queen size bed as per the drawing bellow.

For these charters, we limit to 6 passengers + skipper.

The front space is a storage area only and does not have a bed in it. It can be used to store excess luggage, snorkeling equipment, sails, etc.

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Onboard equipment

 

Kitchen: French presse, expresso & filter, micro-wave oven, gaz cooker and oven, kitchen hood, freezer, fridge and cooler (10 cubic feet total), toaster, blender, coocking hardware & dishes, BBQ etc.

Electricity: 12V CC et 110 VCA @ 60Hz (American/Canadian socket), Solar Panel (420W).

Comfort: Fan, electric head, shower,& electric socket in each cabin. Deck shower, swim ladder cockpit cushion, bimini & dodger.

Fun stuff: Snorkling equipment, dinghy for 8 PAX with 15hp outboard, fishing equipement.

Security equipment: lift raft, safety jacket, harness, First aid kit, flares etc.  

Optional: Scuba diving equipement is available for rental at the marina. The skipper has 30 years experience as a diver and can guide you during the trip.

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Food

All breakfast are taking aboard

Lunch can be taken aboard or ashore depending of the itinerary.

Most diners will be taken ashore (restaurant) unless clients want to cook aboard.

Crew are responsible for all the food & drinks. A contribution to a "community purse" will be asked to pay for all consumable during the trip. Expect ± 200$/person.

Note: As per marine tradition, skipper is fed by the crew.

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Crew

Crew: All crew are invited to actively participate. It’s a big boat and the skipper will appreciate some help.

Skipper: Yves JULIEN is bilingual (French and English) and has more than 40 years of nautical experience including 25 years as a professional. He is the founder of Affordable Yachting and the chief organizer of numerous flotillas in the West Indies and the Mediterranean. He is also the author of the TV series "Partons la Mer est Belle" which was broadcast on a travel channel in Canada "Canal Évasion". He is also an experienced diver that can help you scuba dive during your vacation.

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Cost per cabin

$1000 USD/person double occupancy ($ 2000 per cabin).

Single person are accepted at an additional cost of 25% if they agree to share a cabin aft or 50% if they want the exclusivity of a double cabin.
It is possible to rent the boat in exclusivity for the sum of $5000 USD/week.
It is also possible to rent exclusivity for more than 7 days (pro-rata of the cost per week).
+ 50% for Christmas or New Year's Eve week..

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Travel costs to be expected
Food and drink (count ± $200/person) excluding restaurent
Taxi airport-marina-airport (round trip)
3 persons or less = $ 120 EC for the round-trip taxi ($ 46 usd)
4-6 people = $ 160 EC (± $ 62 usd)
 
Mandatory local taxes
Navigation tax $ 35 EC / person (± $ 13 usd)
Tobago Cays Park Fee $ 10 EC / person / day (± $ 4 usd)
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Dates

The cabin & flotilla program begins at the end of November 2017 until spring time (depending on demand).
Guaranteed departure with a minimum of 2 persons.
Any other date during the year could be consider when renting the Flag Ship exclusively.

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Flights

From Canada: Air Canada offers direct flights to St-Vincent from Toronto on Thursday. It is also easy to get to St. Vincent from Barbados or Trinidad pretty much every day of the week.

Check flight cost here

With Air Canada
Also check with JetCost  

Aiport code:

Montréal = YUL

Quebec = YQB

Toronto = YYZ

Barbados = BGI

St-Vincent = SVD

Trinidad = POS

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Contact us 

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(450) 444-6239
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How to join a fleet ?
 

  1. Bareboat of Charter
    You can bareboat a sailboat or catamaran at your own dates and destinations. You must have the qualification to skip. Otherwise we can provide you a skipper and also a cook if desired.
    Click here to gat a submission

     

  2. Cabin Charter
    Affordable yachting regularly organise sailing vacation on large sailboats and catamarans crew by an experience skipper. We then offer cabins on an individual basis.
    See our current offers

     

  3. Charter Club
    The charter club is a friendly service to help people find sailing opportunities. Join a crew of for your own.
    See actual offers everywhere

     

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FLIGHTS

There are many web sites from which to get cheaper flights. here is some we use regularly. You can also try with your favourite travel agency.

Whole seller and others.

  1. JetCost

  2. Expedia.com

  3. Orbitz.com

  4. Priceline.com

  5. Jet Blue

  6. Air Canada

  7. Voyages internet

Caribbean Companies

  1. Liat Airline

  2. Air Caraïbes

  3. SVG Air