Cooperative Sailing

Grael Project Partnership promotes sailing along Guanabara Bay

This year, Grael Project launched a new product for all audiences: the Cooperative Sailing, valued at USD 150 for a group of up to 8 people. Besides sailing in a boat-school in the company of experienced team of Projeto Grael , the visitor will have orientation about wind, tide and navigation techniques.


By participating in the Cooperative Sailing, additionally to the nice trip, participants will also help for the maintenance of activities from Projeto Grael. During 14 years the project has offered more than 13,000 opportunities for students of public schools for learning how to sail, developing professional skills aimed to the nautical market, besides acting with environmental activities.

How to participate?

The boat being used for the tour is MV25 class, with seating for 6 adult passengers and two members of the team from Projeto Grael. Two more passengers can be included if they are children under 12 years of age and accompanied by an adult.
The tour - which can last up to three hours depending on wind conditions - includes attractions of Guanabara Bay with privileged view of some of the main sights of Rio and Niterói, as Sugar Loaf, Corcovado and the Museum of Contemporary Art . During the school holidays, the tours will be conducted from Monday to Saturday. During the academic calendar, the Cooperative Sailing will be held only on weekends. The departure of the tour will be  13h, returning to the Projeto Grael on time limit 17.30h. Scheduling must be done in advance, Monday through Friday, from 8AM to 5PM at (21) 2711-9875

How to participate?

Check out in Projeto Grael, Jurujuba, Niterói. Then, tour along the beaches of Charitas, São Francisco, Estrada Fróes, Icaraí, Boa Viagem (with the wonderful view of the Contemporary Art Museum), Naval Academy, Flamengo, Botafogo, Urca, Lage Island, Fortaleza Santa Cruz, Adam and Eve Beach, Morcego Loaf, fishing community of Jurujuba and return to Projeto Grael.


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Instituto Rumo Náutico/Projeto Grael - Av. Carlos Ermelindo Marins, 494 - Jurujuba, Niterói/RJ – CEP: 24370-195 - (21) 2711-9875

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