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Libava – wooden replica of a 17th century ship

Posted by expresstravel uz Jūnijs 1, 2011

Libava – wooden replica of a 17th century ship
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The power-sail yacht “Libava” is laid on Petrozavodsk shipyard “Varyag” in May, 2007,

floated in September 2008. The ship was made according to the traditions occurred three centuries ago. Its length is only 17 meters, but it is worth arguing with the wind and waves.

The hull is made of selected wood, on board a reliable and powerful engine and modern navigational equipment – for safety at sea taken seriously.Equally important is comfort – on board there are four double cabins with heating, showers and toilets, a spacious saloon and even a small sauna.. Caboose is equipped as a modern kitchen.
For the coastal and marine walk “Libava” can take up to 30 passengers, on a long voyages – 8 passengers.
Libava offers different routes for summer season 2011
Meet the port
The yacht “Libava” offers a interesting Riga Port sightseeing tour. Get in to the role like you were a ancient sailor who is sailing to the northern capital Riga to sell his goods. The participation in raising the sails will be the best way to feel the charm of the 17th century ship. Guide services can be added to make the tour more interesting and informative.
Route: Andrej osta – Sarkandaugava’s West point – Andrejosta
Duration: 1 ½ hours
Price: from 150 LVL
Libava Daugava route
Where the river meets the sea
A ride which is suitable for groups with celebrations. “Libava” will take you along the port line till the sea gate. There you can make a shot from the ancient canon, take a swim, or just enjoy the sunset with a glass of champagne. Returning to the port with high-raised sails, Riga will show you her true face which is adored by many. Guide services can be added to make the tour more interesting and informative.
Route: Adrejosta – sea gate – Andejosta
Duration: 3 hours
Price: from 230 LVL
Libava Daugava route
Sailing to Jurmala
Sail from Riga to the beautiful resort city Jurmala will be a unforgettable experience, since the path goes along two remarkable rivers and the coastline of Riga Gulf.Route: Daugava – Gulf of Riga – Lielupe
Duration: 3 hours
Price: from 380 LVL
Libava Daugava route
Jurmala coastline
Explore Jurmala from the waters of Riga Gulf. The ride starts from Lielupe pier (next to rail way bridge). After a hour sailing along the beautiful coasts of Lielupe, the ship will enter the sea and continue the voyage along the crowded beaches of Jurmala.
Route: Lielupe – Gulf of Riga – Lielupe
Duration: 3 hours
Price: from 380 LVL
Libava Daugava route
These are just few routes where “Libava” can take guests on a unforgettable sailing experience. You can also choose your own route and plan the program suitable for your special event.
Fun things to do on “Libava”:
  • raising your own flag
  • hooting from the ship guns
  • aising the sails
  • teering the boat
  • wimming
  • nd many more

Different services that can be added, to make your special occasion more entertaining:

  • private guide
  • atering
  • otorboat
  • usicians

For details and further information please contact Express Baltic:
info@expressbaltic.com
T: +371 288 340 52; +371 67 365 327

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