Each year, some-more and some-more people are anticipating how truly singular and sparkling a Maine windjammer vacation can be. Three to six-day themed cruises are designed to fit guests’ passions and hobbies while they knowledge a sailing getaway along a scenic seashore of Maine.
The 2015 list of specialty cruises include:
For a mind and physique – Passengers can demonstrate their creativity with a writers’ seminar or photography march where a view is a inspiration. How about for a crafter? Knitting cruises are renouned with fiber artists with a passion for their hobby and a good outdoors. Spend a week training ways to urge your health and nimble adult by doing yoga on a rug of a windjammer! Or, stargaze a night sky with an astronomy cruise.
For a foodies – Maine is famous for a foodie scene. The windjammers’ on-the-water chefs have little galley kitchens where they spin out suddenly implausible transport for their guests. Many ships have gourmet, wine, drink or even chocolate tasting cruises on daub for 2015, featuring guest chefs from award-winning restaurants, handpicked wines, qualification beers and locally done chocolates.
For a wildlife viewer and naturalist – Wildlife examination is an journey in Maine and seeking out a fugitive whale is a tough charge for most, though schooner captains seem to have all a fitness anticipating finback, humpback and minke whales, and other sea life. While out on a cruise, guest are expected to see seals sunning themselves on a hilly coast, pelagic birds and eagles mountainous overhead, and puffin colonies.
For a adventurer – Be totally enthralled in sea life with experiential sailing instruction. Guests have a event to steer, tract a course, tack a descant bag, and if interested, go aloft to reserve a topsails. Become partial of a organisation and even attend in schooner races.
Travel over Penobscot Bay – Venture to a reduction visited ports and cruise over a normal Penobscot Bay territory. There are cruises that revisit Boothbay Harbor and Down East, and even transport to Gloucester, Massachusetts to attend in a Gloucester Schooner Race. Another vessel does singular outing trips around Acadia National Park, where guest can try a park by guided train debate after sailing around a hilly seashore of Mount Desert Island.
The 2015 deteriorate also includes cruises themed around pirates, lighthouses, foliage, Bastille Day, music, geology and more.
Maine Windjammer Association, www.SailMaineCoast.com