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Sessions & Sail - Shetland

Dates & Availability

Embarkation Location
Lerwick, Shetland
Disembarkation Location
Lerwick, Shetland
Fully Booked
Start Date
Monday, 27 April 2020
End Date
Friday, 1 May 2020
Days Sailing
5
Days in Port
4
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We are delighted to be working with well-known Shetland musician Barry Nisbet to offer his Sessions and Sail experience in the Isles for the first time.

Sessions and Sail welcomes musicians of any ability, with musical sessions and masterclasses taking place on board and ashore, and some fantastic sailing and scenery in between.

Boarding in Lerwick, your trip will begin with a safety briefing before sailing from Lerwick to a nice anchorage for an evening onboard getting to know your fellow passengers. In the following days you will sail to different local areas with workshops/sessions in the afternoons/evenings.

While the Shetland Folk Festival programme is still to be announced, we also hope to take in a Folk Festival concert on the Thursday night. After your last night onboard, you will sail to Lerwick on the Friday to disembark.

As part of the Sessions & Sail experience, an onboard cook will prepare all your meals with fresh local produce. So all you have to do is enjoy the sailing and musical experience.

For further information on what you should bring, and to book your place on this Sessions and Sail trip visit their website: https://sessionsandsail.com/

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