Our sailing boat is a Dufour 44 Performance deck in teak; 3 double bedrooms (two for guests), dinette, 2 bathrooms with shower and hot water, outdoor shower, + motor dinghy. Rigging and sails: extended mast, fully battened mainsail, furling genoa, spinnaker. With its 13,5 m (44,39 feet) length and fully equipped with all comforts, this boat offers high performance in cruising, racing or sailing school activities.
We organise daily cruises or more days on board, always with skipper and co-skipper. The following is a description of a day sailing cruise in the Gulf of the Poets. Every cruise, or request can be tailored
A romantic tour, on our sailing boat, in the Gulf of the Poets, just for you.
Imagine sailing in the wonderful and picturesque Gulf of the Poets, stopping for relaxing moments, refreshing swims and lunch.
You will relax in the quiet of the Gulf of Lerici or in front of stunning Portovenere sipping a glass of wine with delicious finger food, while waiting for your gourmet lunch to be served.
We can take you by tender to Portovenere to visit this unique ancient village.
After lunch you can relax in the sun before sailing again to slowly reach the Port of Marina di Carrara in the late afternoon.
Sailing experience is not required, skipper Andrea and Silvia will take care of boat and sails, and will make sure your private sailing day will be just memorable.
More options are: four days to Capraia Island; romantic day with exclusive use for just a couple, Sail and shiatsu, sail-eat (with chef and cooking lesson on board), wine tastings, team buildings, incentive days (with one or more sailing boats)...
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Born in Milano, journalist with a passion for sea and sailing, I moved to Marina di Carrara with my husband (architect and skipper), and decided to buy our own sailing boat and introduce sailing "our way" to our guests. I love, sailing, love hosting friends, and love cooking
Mure a Dritta ASD purchased this boat in 2010
A passion and a long experience in sailing, Baraonda is exactly the boat we wanted: secure, performing, comfortable and high quality.
A day or more days sailing with us is a unique experience, our guests soon become friends and we want them to enjoy sailing and life on board as we do
We spent a wonderful day on board of the' Baraonda', celebrating my husbands birthday. We sailed to the 'Golfo dei poeti' with skipper Andrea and hostess Silvia, who let us feel very much 'at home', and pointed out many beautiful places. We also enjoyed a wonderful lunch completed wit a birthday cake, and champagne.
It was a day that we really want to do again soon!!!!!
Marina di Carrara is in between the Gulf of the Poets and Versilia, right below Carrara marble's quarries. The Gulf of the poets is a stretch of sea that belongs to Liguria and ends the natural stretch of the coast. Here, the coastal landscape changes, we can't see anymore the endless beaches of Versilia, but sheer cliffs which drop straight into the sea, as in the nearby Cinque Terre and a multitude of small islands on the horizon.
This corner of paradise was the favourite destination of English poets and, easy to imagine, it owes its name to its habitual visitors: among others, the famous poets Byron and Shelley, the latter having lived in Lerici.
Portovenere, is a really pictoresque, tiny port, standing in a natural cove. Opposite this well known port, there is Palmaria island, a very renowned place for the ruined fortifications of the dating back to the period of the Malaspina family and for its unusual natural landscape, very wooded and with numerous caves.
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$537|
Discounts (5 to 10%) for early booking (at least 60 days before)