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    5.0(10 reviews)
    18 bookings
    Estimated price
    USD $150 / hour (2 hours minimum)


    Enjoys discussing the natural and cultural history of spectacular Penobscot Bay and how the many islands have come to change over time. Charter the 32 foot "Blue Vayu" Classic Swedish Sloop for up to 6 people. Rate starts at $100 per hour and a min booking of 4 hours. Lunch and drinks included. The boat is meticulously maintained with two new sails.  Rates: • Half-day: $250.00.  (2.5 hours) • Full day: $450.00    (4.5 hours) What You Can Expect: Full Day excursions offer the opportunity to sail to the White Islands, The Thorofare, and Pulpit Harbor on North Haven. Half day excursions center around Rockland Harbor taking in Owls Head Lighthouse, Samoset lighthouse, and the busy boat world of lobstering and small boat sailing. Make your visit to the Rockland area complete and sail on the BLUE VAYU. With a life-long passion for sailing, Linda is offering half and full day excursions for up to 6 people. Departure is from the Rockland Public Harbor. What To Expect Onboard: Sail beautiful Penobscot Bay on your private charter aboard Blue Vayu! Alot about sailboats is romance and the beauty of a well-balanced yacht under sail. The Blue Vayu is a 32 foot classic Swedish sloop built in 1974 and extensively restored to display her mahogany and teak topsides. Her unusual European design and graceful demeanor turn heads wherever she goes!  

    Captain is included.
    A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
    6 guests

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    5.0 (10 reviews)
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    1. BY

      We enjoyed our cruise so much we can’t wait to go again!

    2. Leigh

      Linda was fabulous! A lovely human and skilled captain. Even the light lunch she made us was fantastic—onion focaccia ftw!! Highly recommend!

    3. JP

      This experience has been such an amazing swelling ride for our family. Linda has made this trip even special for accommodating with our needs. She has been a great captain from the start to end. Her gorgeous boat was spectacular! We highly recommend Linda for others to experience a moment to remember. Thank you, Linda for everything. We will be back next year!

    4. CR

      Linda was a great captain who exuded enthusiasm. She had a terrific manner with our two teenagers, appreciating their different personalities and interests. We’d definitely charter with her again.

    5. Dv

      Very nice trip, thank you



    18 bookings

    Capt. Linda Hanson is the owner and operator of the yacht. She holds a 100-ton license. Linda has raced and sailed boats on the Maine coast for the past 30 years, and as teacher, has had every summer to explore Penobscot Bay. In her opinion, this region is as spectacular as any sailing region in the world.

    Features & Details

    • Galley Stove & Oven
    • Life jackets/required safety gear
    • Wheel steering
    • Bimini
    • Licensing Required
    • Inboard Engine
    • Autopilot
    • Chart Plotter
    • Dinghy
    • Dodger
    • Fuel type: Diesel
    • Head
    • Furling Headsail

    Approximate Location

    You’ll get directions to the departure location when you make a booking.

    The boat's approximate location on a map

    Cancellation Policy

    Full refund up to 5 days prior.

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