The purpose of our weekend trips with Sterna is combined with a sailing course with hiking activities in unique pristine corners of the Mediterranean, offering advanced training for both experienced and novice sailors in order to improve their knowledge and revise the safety skills necessary to navigate safely in any situation. The subjects studied during the weekend are: Manoeuvres and sail trimming. Rigging adjustment. Peeling. Advanced meteorology. Radio communications. Radar. Theory and Practice of navigation in bad weather. On board safety procedures.
Friday: Barcelona- Soller
Sailing towards Soller Mallorca, over the afternoon and into the evening, we will take the opportunity to acquaint ourselves with our traveling companions and begin our training course
Saturday: Sierra Tramuntana
We will arrive early Saturday morning to Port Soller, surrounded by the magnificent Tramuntana mountains range it is one of Mallorca’s most beautiful natural harbors. Once ashore we will hike alone the old restored cobbled postal route from Soller to Cala Deia. On our return we will explore the town of Soller before taking the antique cable car back to the Port where we will sit down to a typical seafood evening meal while enjoying the sunset over the bay.
We will make an early sailing while commencing the second unit of our training course before a general revision of all the areas covered prior to our arrival back to Barcelona in the late afternoon.