Scenic Cruises

Introduction to Sailing

Austin, TX

From: $433.00 2 Options Available
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Lake Travis; Austin, TX

Dip your toes into the sailing world with this Introduction to Sailing class!

  • Learn from a sailing school with over 40 years of experience, and U.S. Sailing Certified instructors
  • Spend a day learning the basics of sailing aboard 21' to 23' sailboats on scenic Lake Travis
  • No prior sailing experience necessary
  • A great opportunity to learn an exciting sport! 
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

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Essential Information
  • No prior experience necessary
  • Please do not wear black or hard soled shoes
  • Captain's gratuity is included with your purchase
This course is 3 hours long.
Experience Provider Info
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Maximum Participants
4 participants
Not Allowed
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent. Always contact the Experience provider with any questions regarding weather conditions.
What To Wear
Dress for weather. Remember that it may be a bit cooler on the water. You may also want to wear a hat, sunglasses, and bring sunscreen for protection from the sun. Please no dark soled shoes. Don't forget your camera!
What type of sailboats will I learn on?

You will learn basic sailing skills aboard an 18 to 23' sailboat.

Do I need any previous sailing experience for this class?

No prior experience is necessary. This class is a perfect introduction to the sport.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, cancellations and rescheduling are allowed up to 14 days prior to the Experience. Failure to appear on your booked date, cancel, or reschedule at least 14 days prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your Experience.

Lake Travis; Austin, TX

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