Sailing and Cruising with Thalassa: Aberdeen-Kristiansand


Embarkation: Monday July 21st, 2025, at 5:00 PM
Disembarkation:  Friday August 1st, 2025, at 10:00 AM
Price per person: Euro 1760,-

Prijs € 1.760,- p.p.

Price is based on the division of 2 persons into a double cabin.


 Price for youngsters:  € 1.430,- For bookings for youngsters please go to Windseeker.

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The travel price includes:

- 11 nights on board in a double cabin with private shower;

- all meals during the journey (breakfast, lunch, and dinner);

- non-alcoholic beverages during meals (coffee, tea, milk, and water);


Not included are:

all other non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages (beer, wine, and whisky)

The sailing trip begins in Aberdeen and ends in Kristiansand. You are responsible for arranging your own travel to Scotland and back from Norway. This is NOT included in the price. For your journey to the ship and back, we kindly refer you to the Rome2Rio website.


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The Tall Ships Races 2025: Race 3 and Cruise in Company.

Step on board the Tall Ship Thalassa for an unforgettable race. Join us on a journey full of mentorship, camaraderie, and adventure in the company of fellow travelers spanning the ages from 15 to 75 years. Experience the thrill of racing against the clock alongside the relaxed pace of a Cruise in Company. Feel the excitement of the race while finding peace with the sea as a breathtaking backdrop. Our experienced crew ensures comfort and safety during the journey as you embark on the race of a lifetime.

Sailing from Aberdeen (via stops) to Kristiansand

Set sail from Aberdeen amidst a Parade of Sail and engage in a thrilling race along various waypoints on the way to the finish line. Discover and stay overnight in Stavanger, Egersund, and Flekkefjord. Navigate day and night to be the fastest and take in the picturesque scenery of Norway. Then, venture out and meet guests from other ships for a beach barbecue or take a refreshing dip in the crystal-clear waters of the fjords. The adventure concludes in Kristiansand, amidst lively harbor events alongside other ships. Bond with fellow crews and reminisce on your journey together.

From young to (g)old: everyone is welcome on board

Every year, an international fleet of Tall Ships, small vessels, and sailboats gathers to promote Sail Training and international friendship among young people. The rules stipulate that at least 50% of the participants must be between 15 and 25 years old. The ships participate in Races and Cruise in Company stages, sailing between various guest ports and then participating in harbor festivals.This journey is open to everyone between the ages of 15 and 75. An intergenerational trip with a dynamic crew, with 50% of trainees under 25 and the other 50% above.Each journey includes a Parade of Sail as well as two days in the destination port where trainees participate in the Crew Parade, awards ceremony, Crew Party, games, and competitions. Are you ready for the adventure? Sign up for this journey!

Hotspots in the ports of Aberdeen and Kristiansand

Aberdeen is also known as 'the silver city with the golden sands'. This city (inhabited for 8000 years!) on the east coast of Scotland has numerous must-sees: historical hotspots, many parks and gardens, and the city hosts various festivals year-round. In addition to the cultural agenda, Aberdeen boasts a wide variety of beautiful pubs.  So be sure to take the time to get to know the locals - and with them, the history and beautiful spots of the city - while enjoying a pint.Kristiansand is the Honolulu of Norway with its fine sand and palm trees. It's difficult to choose from thousands of islands. The sea and surrounding fjords are perfect for fishing and sailing, and the nearby inland and mountains are ideal for skiing and hiking. Want to explore the city and search for souvenirs? The old district Posebyen, with whitewashed walls and the largest collection of charming wooden houses, is full of quirky shops. The neighborhoods Kvadraturen, Markens, and Skippergata also have numerous shops, cafes, and restaurants. Street art, giant murals, art galleries, and museums can be found everywhere in Kristiansand

.Important Information

- Dates: July 21, 2025 - August 1, 2025
- Embarkation time: 5:00 PM / Disembarkation time: 10:00 AM
- For sailors aged 15-75.
- Maximum 30 passengers
- No sailing experience required!
- Official language on board: English
- Price includes: accommodation and meals, excluding drinks at the bar
- Price excludes transportation costs to and from the ports
- Passengers must have health insurance and travel insurance
- Bed linen and towels are provided on board.