All sorts of sailing holidays off the coast of France

Written by on June 28, 2019 in Active Holidays, Cruise holidays

Beautiful harbour in Corsica, boats floating on calm, crystal clear waters, palm trees grow round the edge of the water

Bobbing about on the sea was never more fun than now. Never more accessible either. And never as easy to find the perfect sailing holiday off the coast of France for you. And, there are prices to suit every budget.

You’ll find every sort of sailing holiday in France. From Corsica to the Mediterranean, from Normandy and Brittany to the Arcachon basin. You might be amazed at the many types of sailing holidays there are. Learn to sail breaks for a weekend or longer to relaxing tours, wellness, flotilla, catamaran and more!

France is the perfect place for those wanting to learn to sail with thousands of miles of coastline. Maybe you’re a complete beginner and just want to learn the ropes, set sail and then relax. Or you may want to take your skipper exams. The key to happiness is choosing the sailing course that’s right for you. Whether you’re travelling solo, a couple, friends or family – there’s a sailing holiday to suit you. You’ll be coached by professionals and have fun as well as learning. There’s also lots of time to swim, snorkel and explore on land.

Learn to sail holidays in France


Soak up the ambiance and sublime scenery from on board your boat – priceless but it doesn’t have to be expensive (even in the summer months) …

Family sailing holidays in France

What’s an ideal family holiday for those with teens? You guessed right – sailing holidays are just about perfect. It’s a great way to bond as you get engrossed in learning about sailing and enjoy working as a team whilst having a real adventure. If your teens like to capture those perfect moments and send selfies to their friends – they’re going to be happy onboard. There’s not much that beats relaxing on the deck of “your” boat and diving into the clear blue waters of the Med. You’ll be stopping at ports along the French Riviera, snorkelling along the coast of Brittany… You get the picture, and so will your kids. With safety first, experienced and patient skippers, the stunning coastline of France and a wide range of experiences to choose from, you’ll make memories to cherish.

Corsica Sailing holidays

Join the ranks of the international yachting crowd who sail around the gorgeous island of Corsica and indulge in a holiday you’ll never forget. Corsica sailing holidays range from relaxed cruising for a week or more, one day discovery tours, wellness break, marine life. There’s even the chance to participate in the famous Calvi on the Rock Festival with its moonlit beach concerts.

Dive into the glittering waters, laze in secluded coves on silky white sand and explore secret grottoes. Wander the little streets of Corsica’s most beautiful seaside towns and dine on rustic fare flavoured with herbs and the freshest fish, washed down with local, chilled wine.

What’s not to love!

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