Scottish Coast Explorer

VoyageStart PortEnd Port
Scottish Coast ExplorerBlyth, NorthumberlandInverness, Scotland
DurationTotal PriceDeposit
7 Days£1099 pp£225 pp

Sunsets in secluded bays.

Walks along the coast.

Spectacular Sail Training.

These are just some of the things you will experience on our Scottish Coast Explorer. Setting out from Blyth, our skipper will decide the best course to maximise the many sights and experiences available on this fantastic journey. This voyage will take in the castles and wildlife along the stunning Northumberland coast before heading further north along the east coast of Scotland. This is the perfect trip to really get stuck in with some tall ship sail training. Learn the basics of navigation, knots, sail trim, boat handling, and more! Possible other ports of call include: Holy Island, Berwick Upon Tweed, Montrose, Stonehaven, Aberdeen, Peterhead.

All itineraries are subject to change. This can be because of extreme weather or medical emergency etc. See our Booking Terms for more information.

Available Dates 2023:

17 June
17-23 June23 June

Deposit required to reserve your berth. Full balance due 90 days before voyage.

Custom payment plans available.

All the crew on board were superb, very helpful, and the food was outstanding. The whole trip exceeded any expectations we had, many thanks to everyone.

– 2022 Week Passenger

Such a wonderful experience with an extremely competent crew who were a delight to be with. I will treasure the memories forever.

– 2021 Overnight Passenger
Life onboard

You are encouraged to get involved in all aspects of the voyage that you are comfortable with, from hauling sails, taking the helm, and even helping in the galley from time to time. Coming together as a team is what makes our overnight trips so memorable. All training is provided and there are tasks to suit all levels of ability.

Vessel Information

Name: Williams II

Built: 1914

Type: Gaff Rigged Ketch

Gross tonnage: 80 Tonnes

Waterline length: 24m

Draught: 2.7m

Beam: 6.3m

Passenger Berths: 9


Travel to Blyth and from Inverness is the responsibility of the passengers to arrange.