FAMILY SAILING HOLIDAY
The new face of your family holiday!
The new face of your family holiday!
Amarilla Sailing Club presents a new tradition for your family holidays. With forever sunny skies, unabounding otherworldly views, warm waters and delicious food: what more could you ask for?
Amarilla Sailing Club is inviting parents with their children to join us for a sailing adventure you will never forget! Regardless of your skills and experience on the water, with Amarilla Sailing you can find out what sailing really is , obviously under the watchful eye of our instructors!
Courses for the whole family are our specialty! We’re offering courses tailored to your expectations and experience . From beginners to advanced sailors, everyone can sail with us!
For younger children we run a sailing kindergarten: we will teach them the basics of sailing, tying knots, how to tell the most interesting sea stories and finally they will make their first steps on the yacht with us! We will have loads of fun!
After the training sessions we will organize plenty of excursions for you and your kids! We will visit all the most interesting and beautiful places in Tenerife: the volcano El Teide which offers a view of the entire island , Tenerife’s top two entertainment parks, the lively capital Santa Cruz and many more.
For those who still have energy after sailing we can offer extra activities like jet ski, horse riding, diving experiences, submarine cruises, hikes, fishing experiences, whale and dolphins watching…
In the afternoons there will be plenty of time for you to enjoy the sun and beautiful landscapes while sunbathing on the nearby beaches or hiking one of many trails around San Miguel.
First steps on the sailboat! 4 days sailing +2 days sightseeing!
A programme for those who want to start their sailing adventures or refresh any long-forgotten skills!
For 4 days you will be taking part in 2-hours long sailing sessions spread over a week depending on the wind conditions! In addition, short theoretical sessions will be conducted! Parents will sail on one yacht together with their children under the watchful eye of our instructor and the additional assistance of our RIB boat!
What’s more, we will organize short sailing training in the form of games and activities for younger children so they can learn the necessary skills in the way most fun for them!
The remaining two days will be left to you to enjoy the charms of Tenerife! We’re offering a 1-day island tour by car and a trip to the Siam Park water park! There will be loads of fun for the whole family!
1. Basic sailing terms and names of the boat parts
2. Learning the most important sailing nodes
3. The theory of sailing (names of yacht courses, winds, etc.)
4. Basics of nautical meteorology
5. Discussing the most important maneuvers
1 Sailing a yacht and basic maneuvers (tacking and jibing)
3. Man overboard maneuver
4. Ballasting, sailing on waves
5. Crew work- divisions of tasks
Plus many practical tips
SIGMA ACTIVE OCEAN length: 6 m Sails: 17, m2 number of people in the crew: 2-6 (including an instructor)
7 nights. Accommodation in 2-6 people apartments in a resort within the walking distance from the Marina. Each apartment is equipped with a kitchenette and a balcony or terrace. The resort has a swimming pool. All apartments are new and of a high standard. We will prepare a customised accommodation offer to everyone interested depending on the number of people, dates required and any additional preferences.
Amarilla Sailing Club is located in the San Miguel Marina in the south of Tenerife. There are plenty of bars, restaurants, cafes and shops near the Marina.
The marina is surrounded by picturesque beaches where there are plenty of hiking and cycling routes! You will be able to spend your time after training on the beach, walking (two nearby peaks – Mount Amarilla and Mount Roja is a must!) or taking part in extra activities like diving, horse riding, water scooters, submarining, windsurfing, cycling and golf! Amarilla Sailing Club will help you choose options best for you and book all the necessary tickets!
The trip includes one day of exploring the island by car. We will take you to the most interesting places: we will go to the El Teide volcano, drive through the breathtaking mountain village of Masca and visit the most beautiful beaches of Tenerife! On the next day we suggest a trip to the Siam Park water park! A must for the whole family!
If the wind conditions permit, we will organize a cruise to one of the nearby marinas in our Sigma flotilla! We will sail for a dinner to the local restaurant where there is no menu and only freshly caught sea delicacies are served. This will be a real adventure! **
For those who already know Tenerife or simply want to see other islands, we suggest a ferry trip to Gomera 30 miles away! Gomera is a tiny, picturesque island, full of greenery and a world apart from Tenerife. ***
• theoretical course and practical trainings
• RIB boat assistance
• Sigma Active Ocean charter
• 2 days of exploring the island by car
• access to the Amarilla Sailing Club beachclub with changing rooms, loungers, lockers, and wifi
• Transfer from the airport to the hotel
• assistance of the Amarilla Sailing Club staff
• educational materials
• flights (return from 80 Euro from all major cities) ****
• meals (the possibility of buying a 3-course lunch – 9 Euro, you can eat in restaurants or cook in the apartment )
• additional sailing lessons or additional charter
• additional trips
• a ferry to/from La Gomera
* it is possible to modify
** a dinner is not included in the price
*** a ferry to La Gomera paid extra
**** Amarilla Sailing Club staff is happy to help you in finding and booking flights