Sail’ish Tours listens and understands the need of each and every guest who desires to find beauty and peace while letting the wind propel the vessel on this magnificent British Columbia Coast, the Salish Sea.
The core value of Sail’ish Tours is about sharing a passion: Cruising on a sailboat in the enchanting beauty of the west coast of British Columbia, and beyond. If you are new to sailing, or in need a refresher course, Sail’ish Tours will provide you with personalized coaching, tailored to your own needs. No stress, no exams. Just hands-on instruction with a certified Sail Canada cruising instructor. Take it slow and as long as you wish. You will acquire not only the joy, but also the basic tools to sail to locations you have dreamed of. Book a cruise on our fabulous Catalina 380, and learn without compromise.
Private Tours & Cruises
Step aboard “Windswept” and set the course to your dream destination. You will be transported in sublime comfort. The journey between the departure location and the destination is in itself fabulous. However, time can be limited between those points and Sail’ish Tours offers different departure locations to facilitate the ideal cruise. Departures are from Vancouver, Nanaimo, and Pender Harbour on the Sunshine Coast. Sail ‘ish Tours welcomes your ideas of the perfect adventure. Near the lively Vancouver harbour cruising the bay and the nearby Howe Sound give the day-sailor ample of destinations, marine parks and communities. The multi-day cruise unveils the splendor of the Sunshine Coast, Desolation Sound, and the Gulf Islands. Give us your vision and we’ll make it come true.
Launched in 2000 the sailboat WINDSWEPT has her lineage in the classic beauty of a 380′ Catalina designed by the great Frank Butler. The Catalina 380 won the 1998 prestigious award as the best in class sailboat of the year. It was designed brilliantly for our waters. A lively yet comfortable boat with all the amenities, it can sleep up to seven people. While WINDSWEPT sails well in all weather, it is easily handled short handed.