These rare trips provide bucket list experiences for those of you who want to swap the day to day grind with a truly special nautical adventure. From sailing to remote music festivals in the wild Norwegian fjords to celebrating Christmas on a tall ship voyage, these hand-picked trips will leave you with inspiring memories that will last a lifetime.
Challenge yourself by joining an exclusive expedition to the world’s most northerly volcanic island, Jan Mayen. Voyage to the infamous Rockall and set foot on one of the most challenging places in the world to get ashore. Explore the crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean from the unique vantage point of an inclusive tall ship, or join like-minded adventurers from all over the world on a voyage through the incredible seascapes of Norway to the Træna Music Festival.
From exhilarating sails to relaxing bonfires on the beach, this diverse selection of trips provide the perfect opportunity to do something you have only dreamed about doing. Hike, climb, fish, kayak, paddle, swim, or cosy up on the boat and read a great book. See sights that few others have seen before and witness wildlife in their stunning natural environments. Push yourself to your limits as you sail into your unknown.
Each trip listing has a suggested kit list. This is a good starting point, but you are welcome to bring additional kit.
What is Kraken?
Kraken Travel is a curation of hand-picked sailing adventures from trusted independent sailing operators. Each operator lists their unique ocean-going adventure for you to browse and book online – from your smart phone, tablet or desktop.
Can I cancel a booking?
Each sailing operator has its own cancellation and refund rules. Please see our Deposit and Cancellation policy for further details.
Do I need to have any sailing experience?
Generally, no – beginners are as welcome as experienced sailors on the majority of the trips we list. To be sure, read the description of your trip thoroughly; if particular sailing ability is required, it will be specified there.