In 1902, the largest, fastest sailing ship the world had ever seen was launched. The legendary Preussen dominated the seas, only to be gone in a few short years. Neither before nor since had the world seen such a magnificent sailing ship. Until today…
Influenced by the German tall ship Preussen, which graced the seas for eight years before it was involved in an accident in 1910, the Royal Clipper has the proud distinction of being the largest and only five-masted full-rigged sailing ship built since her predecessor was launched on her maiden voyage from Bremerhaven. With her complement of 42 sails, which have a combined area of 56,000 square feet, Royal Clipper stands out amongst her peers in more ways than one.
Heavier, longer and with the ability to carry more passengers than both Star Clipper and Star Flyer this monarchical beauty rises from the waves in majestic fashion and leaves all that sail in her awestruck.
For all the characteristics that she possesses from the grand age of sail, Royal Clipper is as new as tomorrow, and boasts state-of-the-art navigation systems to prove it. She also combines beauty with comfort by offering every onboard luxury you could wish for. For passionate travellers and sail cruising connoisseurs, the 439 foot Royal Clipper offers a sea-going experience like no other; finding an undeniable balance between the grandeur, adventure and tradition of classic sailing and the superb facilities, cabins and conveniences associated with the finest modern yacht.
Includes three nights' 4* hotel stay in Cannes
Includes private return airport transfers
Day 1Fly from London to Nice - overnight hotel stay Cannes
Day 2Overnight Hotel Stay Cannes
Day 3Overnight hotel stay
Day 4Embark ship - Cannes
Day 5Portofino, Italy
Day 6L'Ile Rousse (Corsica), France
Day 7Calvi (Corsica), France
Day 8Plage D'Arone (Corsica), France
Day 9Porquerolles (Iles D'Hyeres), France & Sanary-Sur-Mer, France
Day 10St. Tropez Beach, France & St. Tropez Port, France
Day 11Cannes - Disembark ship. Private transfer to Nice airport & fly to London