Youth empowerment: sailing and nautical activities for young people through community-based education, mentoring and employment readiness programs to help them to improve skills and technical knowledge.

An unforgettable journey most sailors only dream about. Programs across Portugal and Spain. Master sailing techniques, international certifications, explore, laugh, hike… the world is yours!

Sail, learn and explore…”


Wilderness Sailing Portugal and Spain

Dolphin watching in the Atlantic Ocean waters… Canoeing into the magnificent Ria Formosa Nature Reserve


GAP YEAR – Sailing and Leadership

Algarve Cruising Center provides young adults with life-changing experiences in sailing, local communities and leadership in Portugal and Spain.