Whether you are taking your first step in learning to sail or if you are already an accomplished sailor, Learn2Sail offers you tailor-made sailing courses in the stunning waters of the Algarve, Portugal to help develop your sailing knowledge, experience and expertise.
Based in the spectacular surroundings of Portimao on the Portuguese Algarve you will have the opportunity to sail in near perfect conditions all year round to gain the confidence you need to handle your own yacht or charter boat.
You will be sailing on one of our beautiful yachts, ‘Osprey,’ for instance is a Beneteau 411 Oceanis, and can easily accommodate up to 5 students, usually with a cabin each in complete comfort.
With Learn 2 Sail you will enjoy the best sailing tuition and will be living on board one of our yachts for the duration of your course. Exploring the wonders of the Portuguese coastline as a bonus.
Husband and wife team, Mark and Jane Sanders, are supported by the professional Learn 2 Sail crew who will ensure that you have a fantastic sailing adventure in the beautiful Algarve while we teach you to sail.
Established in 2008 by Mark & Jane Sanders, sailors themselves, the Learn2Sail team have quickly built a reputation for safe, superior quality, sailing training suited to everyone's sailing ability, and set in the beautiful waters of the Portuguese Algarve.
We offer the widest range of sail training courses to truly develop your sailing experience and accommodate everyone’s sailing adventure. Learn2Sail has courses for those seeking competent crew basic sailing or Day Skipper courses, right through to gaining the Yachtmaster professional qualification. All Learn2Sail courses have RYA sailing accreditation and certification.
Both our theory and practical courses are available throughout the year and group sizes are kept small to allow individual attention and support.
Our Sailing School is based in Portimao, Portugal which we chose for its fantastic ‘California’ type weather, rugged coastline, fascinating culture and wonderful food.
We are just 30 minutes away from Faro international airport and we can collect you from the airport as part of the overall sailing course package. Flights to and from Faro are served by the budget airlines, Ryanair, Easyjet and Monarch. If you book early the flights can be very reasonable making the Algarve a very viable sailing holiday/ sail training spot.
Dolphins on the bow - ever present in the waters off the Algarve.
Dolphins on the bow, ever present in the waters off the Algarve.
Did we mention the sunsets!