Falkusa two days traditional sailing

Falkusa two days traditional sailing

Price: 274 euro

DAY 1. Arrival, transfer from Vis harbour to Komiža;

Arrival to the private accommodation, welcome drink, program presentation and detailed arrangements.Welcome dinner.

DAY 2.  Komiza -town walk and  gajeta Falkusa introduction/sailing

Breakfast. After breakfast we will take Komiza town walk, you will visit all important sights including  Fishermen museum and hear most important historical stories about the town, a long fishing tradition and Komizan people.
We will board on gajeta Falkusa and sail around Komiza bay. You will be introduced with gajeta Falkusa structure and start with various activities – managing with  falkusa’s washboards-“falke”, operating with ropes and tools, learn how to make traditional knots and how to row. We will anchore in an attractive cove and have a lunch. You will hear interesting stories  about the pirate  attacks to Komizan fishermen  and story about rowing regatta from Komiza to Palagruza island (42 miles in one way). Theory of sailing with lateen sail. Back to Komiza in the late afternoon hours. Dinner at Josko Bozanic home (story of Falkuša and local food & vine).

DAY 3. Sailing on gajeta Falkusa around Bisevo island /Blue cave visit/village Poje

After breakfast we are going to depart to the island of Bisevo which is located  5 NM from Komiza.
Biševo leaves everyone breathless, the combination of natural phenomena, sandy bays, friendly islanders, the quality Biševo Plavac wine and other island products will remain in your lasting memory. On the way to Bisevo island you will have theory of sailing with lateen sail. We will anchore in the Mezzoporat bay and  visit the  Blue cave. After visiting Blue cave  we will   take a walk along Biševo plateau (2km slightly up the hill) to the village of Poje, where we will visit the church of St. Silvester- the story about Benedictin monks and old school. We will descend to Porat bay (1km slightly down the hill), a sandy beach on the west side of the island facing the open sea. Lunch/picnic.
On the way back we will  hear the story about monk seal and about the American king of fish industry from Bisevo island. Sailing back to Komiza.. You will have free evening, but  our van is on disposal to drop you to some agrotourism or restaurant.

If the group is bigger of 10 it is possible regatta.

DAY 4.Departure in the morning; transfer to ferry/catamaran

Included in the price:
Gajeta Falkusa + crew
Transfer from /to Vis Town Ferry Terminal
3 nights accommodation- private house
breakfast on 3 days
evening meals with wine on 2 days
Lunch/picnic on 2 days
ticket for fisherman’s museum in Komiza
sojourn tax
bed linen and towels
basic insurance on the boat

Ticket for the Blue cave
Extra drinks
Flights, Ferry & Insurance
Months Operating: March-November
Minimum: 5 people

Optional activities: kayaking, caving,  hiking, speed boat trips
The schedule of activities may change depending on the weather conditions


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