Discover the Eastern Canary Islands

Full on cruise for people with some previous sailing experience looking to enjoy the sailing or to log miles including 60NM qualifying passages for the Yachtmaster Exam and additional coaching where required/desired. This Cruise is offered in either a week or 10 day option.

  • 6/8 days cruising with instructor guidance
  • Your own cabin! No-one shares unless by choice when booking
  • Passage plan and take turns to skipper the yacht
  • Exclusive Cruise Yacht” option for couples, families or groups on 36 to 50ft cruise yachts – now also including our Lagoon 38 C2 Catamaran option!

1 week (6 full days sailing) or 10 day cruise (8 full days sailing)

Assumed Knowledge

Some distance sailing including overnight passages. Competent Crew or some sailing experience. You will be expected to helm and keep watch

Cruise Content

Visit Tenerife, Lanzarote, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria and La Gomera with some night sailing. Sail coaching also available for those wishing to improve their skills. Ca. 350NM (6 day) or 500NM (8 day) logged, with the possibility of 60NM YM qualifying passages. Experience of real Atlantic sailing


From €1195 pp (shared cabin)


From €1290 (own cabin)


Please check the calendar for available cruise dates 

Cruising Area

Eastern Canary Islands


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Typical Itinerary (one week cruise)

Day 1 (Saturday – 17.00)

We will meet and welcome you as you arrive at our sailing base. You are taken to your yachts for a short safety brief  and invited to join us for drinks to meet the team, your instructors and fellow students or crew who start their full week courses. You will be made very welcome by the Canary Sail team and we can advise the best restaurants for you to sample!

Day 2/3

Prepare the yacht and following delivery of freshly prepared food on board, set sail for Santa Cruz de Tenerife or even directly to Rubicon, Lanzarote (this will depend on weather and crew).

Day 4

Once you have reached Rubicon – Lanzarote, your remaining cruise will be with the wind behind or on the beam (in NE winds).

Day 5/6

Further sailing west now returning to Tenerife or La Gomera via, for example Morro Jable – Fuerteventura and the beautiful Puerto Mogan on the south of Gran Canaria. Maybe some time to spend on Mogan which again is beautiful with the marina situated directly in front of the town!

Day 7

Sail back around the southwest coast of Tenerife and return to San Miguel Marina or San Sebastian marina on la Gomera. You are invited to join the rest of the team and other crews for drinks and dinner in one of our favourite restaurants. Remember – accommodation on board for your final evening is included!

Day 8

Leave the yacht at 09.00 latest please for your return home or to continue your holiday on La Gomera or Tenerife.  Please see our stay page for accommodation.

Day 8/9 (10 day cruise)

Further ports visited and additional mileage gained during these extra 2 days.

Day 10 (10 day cruise)

Leave the yacht at 09.00 latest please for your return home or to continue your holiday on La Gomera or Tenerife. Please see our stay page for accommodation.

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A wide range of practical and theory courses offered all year round

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Get in Touch

Phone any time on our UK Divert No. (UK call cost): 0044 1252 837648
Phone (USA): 001 855 866-5566
Phone (Spain): 0034 922 141 967

Postal Address:
Apartado 211,
Calle Del Medio, 38800,
San Sebastian de La Gomera,
Islas Canarias, Spain

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