Yacht | Travel Bureau Gosforth

Yacht

For most of us the word Yacht conjures up romantic visions of racing ships with elegantly tall masts, sails fully rigged flying through the water crewed by expert seafarers.

Whilst this impression still holds true there is a new generation of cruise, expedition and private yachts that offer so much more to those with a passion for discovery seeking a different experience at sea.

For many aficionados of sail spending time aboard a yacht is not cruising! It’s an entirely unique adventure but most definitely without bunk beds and meagre rations for hardy sailors! Hoist sails in the Maldives, Caribbean, Thailand, and the Mediterranean or embark on a voyage of Indonesian discovery aboard elegant sailing vessels accommodating 20 up to 250 passengers.

The range of yachts covers five masted fully rigged Star Clippers offering a sophisticated, grand way to travel to all the service and accommodation you’d expect to find on a motorised vessels reaching destinations no big ship can. If you want to watch the light glint off the water and the wind flick the sails as you discover the world of low-key entertainment and no dress code then yacht cruises are for you.

These custom-designed vessels reach remote islands inaccessible to larger ships and offer a small guide-to-passenger ratio. Many of them are custom-built with elegant teak furnishings throughout giving many of these beautiful yachts a traditional and elegant ambience. A top tip from regular yacht travellers take plenty of sunscreen, sun hats and sunglasses are a must, the sun's rays can be strong, due to the reflection from the sea.

Latest Event

More exciting events coming in 2017

Latest News

San José is the capital city of Costa Rica, a country renowned for its dramatic and varied landscapes; mountains and active volcanoes littered with blue lagoons give way to fine sandy beaches along the country’s Pacific and...
If you've not booked your holiday yet for this summer or want to start to plan a trip of a lifetime, call in this bank holiday weekend to speak to one of our team of personal travel experts. Our Gosforth high street store...
Hello Bali - Double Daily Service Starting this Summer Two years after Emirates’ inaugural flight to Bali, the airline will be offering a double daily service to the Indonesian island commencing 2nd July 2017. As well as...
British Airways have announced a number of planned updates and innovations over the coming months with the aim of improving the experience of their customers, both on the ground and in the air. The first of these new premium...
In a new report, compiled following the triggering of Article 50, ABTA - the Travel Association, has set out priorities for the Brexit negotiations. Outlined in the report, entitled “Making a Success of Brexit for Travel and...

Travel Tweets

Our team of personal travel experts includes dedicated #honeymoon specialists so book your appointment today!… https://t.co/D3uuGPzIZn 7 hours 27 min ago
RT @occhealthatnph: A lucky guest from our client Percy Hedley wins £250 towards Kuoni Holiday from @travelb at opening night for @occhealt 8 hours 52 min ago
Our team of personal travel experts includes dedicated #honeymoon specialists so book your appointment today!… https://t.co/2yJZ7IjvyT 16 hours 37 min ago
@SailingWeek kicks off in #Antigua today where hundreds of people will gather to race and cheer celebrating the eve… https://t.co/d4ORbiEGm9 1 day 14 hours ago
Sign up to our #Friday5 and you won't miss out on any of our hottest holiday offers! https://t.co/wF5cXnEOah https://t.co/UcYzLRzava 2 days 7 hours ago
Sign up to our #Friday5 and you won't miss out on any of our hottest holiday offers! https://t.co/wF5cXnEOah https://t.co/8ylsIlogge 2 days 19 hours ago
The Travel Bureau team collecting their Institute of Travel & Tourism award back in the day. We've had many more in… https://t.co/ZXEcHcajfd 3 days 8 hours ago
The Travel Bureau team collecting their Institute of Travel & Tourism award back in the day. We've had many more in… https://t.co/8MBNSNposc 3 days 19 hours ago
Get back to nature and #discover the untamed wilderness of America’s #Yellowstone National Park.… https://t.co/gWl5KoXoyA 4 days 7 hours ago
RT @JustaPack: A Travel Pro's Guide to Surviving a Long Flight Without Feeling Like Poop https://t.co/ZVwza9dfWy #travel #ttot https://t.… 4 days 17 hours ago