2 - Book your seat on a boat and experience the start of the race for yourself

Vendée Tourisme is offering a selection of Vendée Globe packages specially designed with you in mind. Attend the start of the eigth edition of this solo round-the-world yacht race on 6th November 2016 at 1:02 pm!

CHOICE OF THREE PACKAGES:

VENDÉE GLOBE - "EMOTION" PACKAGE

formule-emotion1 DAY - From €249 per person

Book your seat onboard a passenger boat to watch the start of the race at sea.
On Sunday, 6th November 2016, feel the emotion of the big departure along the Vendée Globe boats!


Experience the last good-byes on the pontoon, shiver when leaving the harbour, and be onsite to hear the gun shot to the start of the most extraordinary offshore solo races.

PROGRAMME ON DEPARTURE DAY:

10.30 am:
welcome aboard your passenger boat.
11.30 am: boat leaves harbour to reach the passenger boats' dedicated area.
12.15 am: lunch box onboard.
01.02 pm: start of the race: follow the racing boats for the first few hours of the round the world race, with live commentary onboard by a professional skipper.
04.00 pm: return to Les Sables d'Olonne harbour.
End of hospitality event.

The price includes:

  • the boat departing from the Port Olona harbour,
  • lunch box onboard (one drink included),
  • commentaries by a professional skipper during the first few hours of racing,
  • a special insurance in case the passenger boats are not allowed to leave the harbour,

The price does not include:

  • cancellation insurance,
  • personal expenses,
  • admin fees.

Possibility to buy a gift voucher for this experience (valid for 1 year from date of purchase).

>> Book your Emotion package online or call +33 (0)2 51 62 76 82.
 

VENDÉE GLOBE - "ESSENTIAL" PACKAGE

arrivee-francois-gabart2 DAYS/1 NIGHT - From €292 per person

An unforgettable week-end to experience the start of the Vendée Globe 2016.
Enjoy a package leaving from la Roche-sur-Yon to be at the start of this unique solo round the world race, non-stop and without assistance on Sunday, 6th November 2016.

 

PROGRAMME:

Saturday, 5th November 2016:
Arrival in the afternoon and check-in at your hotel. 30 minutes away from les Sables d'Olonne, the city of la Roche sur Yon is the ideal start point to explore the Vendée region or the race village.
Dinner at your own leisure and stay at hotel.

Sunday, 6th November 2016:
10.30 am:
welcome aboard your passenger boat.
11.30 am: boat leaves harbour to reach the passenger boats' dedicated area.
12.15 am: lunch box onboard.
01.02 pm: start of the race: follow the racing boats for the first few hours of the round the world race, with live commentary onboard by a professional skipper.
04.00 pm: return to Les Sables d'Olonne harbour.
End of hospitality event.

The price includes:

  • accommodation in 1* or 2** hotel in La Roche sur Yon (based on twin or double room reservation),
  • the boat departing from the Port Olona harbour,
  • lunch box onboard (one drink included),
  • commentaries by a professional skipper during the first few hours of racing,
  • a special insurance in case the passenger boats are not allowed to leave the harbour.

The price does not include:

  • dinner on day 1,
  • transfer between La Roche sur Yon and Les Sables d'Olonne,
  • cancellation insurance,
  • personal expenses,
  • admin fees.

Possibility to buy a gift voucher for this experience (valid for 1 year from date of purchase).

Call +33 (0)2 51 62 76 82.

 

VENDÉE GLOBE - "WEEKEND" PACKAGE IN LES SABLES-D'OLONNE

les-sables-d-olonne3 DAYS/2 NIGHTS - From €329 per person

Arrive in les Sables d'Olonne to experience the excitement of this solo around the world race.
Enjoy a stay a stone's throw away from les Sables to experience the unique atmosphere of the Vendée Globe, solo round the world race.



PROGRAMME:

Friday, 4th November 2016:
Arrive in the afternoon and check in in the residence near les Sables d'Olonne.
Dinner at your own leisure and stay at hotel.

Saturday, 5th November 2016:
Free day to enjoy the Vendée Globe race village and the town of les Sables d'Olonne.

Sunday, 6th November 2016:
10.30 am:
welcome aboard your passenger boat,
11.30 am: boat leaves harbour to reach the passenger boats' dedicated area,
12.15 am: lunch box onboard,
01.02 pm: start of the race: follow the racing boats for the first few hours of the round the world race, with live commentary onboard by a professional skipper,
04.00 pm: return to Les Sables d'Olonne harbour,
End of hospitality event.

The price includes:

  • accommodation in a 3* residence in Olonne sur Mer (breakfast included),
  • lunch box onboard on day 3,
  • the boat departing from the Port Olona harbour,
  • lunch box onboard (one drink included),
  • commentaries by a professional skipper during the first few hours of racing,
  • a special insurance in case the passenger boats are not allowed to leave the harbour,

The price does not include:

  • transfer between Olonne sur Mer and Les Sables d'Olonne,
  • dinner on days 1 and 2,
  • cancellation insurance,
  • personal expenses,
  • admin fees.

Possibility to buy a gift voucher for this experience (valid for 1 year from date of purchase).

Call +33 (0)2 51 62 76 82.

 

WHAT ABOUT OFFERING THE VENDÉE GLOBE PACKAGES ?

coffret-vendeeYou can also give these Vendée Globe packages as a gift.

Call +33 (0)2 51 62 76 82.