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  • Singapore | DiscoverSailingAsia

    singapore Want to see Singapore beyond it's grandeur skylines and mega-shopping malls? Then why not test out the harbors of the famous sea port. ​ Come visit some of its offshore islands tucked away in the South - like or . Lazarus Island Kusu Island Imagine pristine beaches and secluded locations, hidden gems with deep history - each one covered with a plethora of flora and fauna. ​ Or if you're feeling courageous, embark on your own venture with a professional sailing crew to Tioman (Malaysia). There you can sail, dive and snorkel with the local creatures that stretch along the shore or kick-back and take in the full wonder of a tropical paradise. 3 Hours Snorkeling Experience add-on (For 3HR Cruises) Looking for a fun activity for your loved ones on the weekend? Join in the fun in the sun and sea with our kids edition sailing and snorkeling package! Sail down to the southern island as you watch your little one experience what it's like being a skipper for the day. From: SGD245 more info 3 Hours Singapore Sailing Cruise Experience Sail down to the Southern Islands of Singapore for a short breather! Experience for yourself the joys and freedom of sailing, learn how to reign in the ropes and raise the sails as you visit the islands for a restful time away from the buzz. From: SGD195 more info 2D1N Singapore Southern Islands Overnight Cruise A perfect family weekend get-a-way on the shores of St John's island. Embark on a guided tour on St John's island learning about the local flora and fuana or venture to Kusu Island. to meet the turtle dwellers. From: SGD330 more info Paddleboard Experience add-on 2D1N Catch a tan and ride the waves with a beginner friendly water sport. Popular in many asia countries, stand-up paddle boarding is a fun activity for the weekend. This package comes with scuba equipment and an instructor. From: SGD410 more info Scuba Experience add-on 2D1N Meet and greet the local critters lurking in the depths of Pulau Hantu, from sea urchins to colourful fishes, there is plenty to explore in the elusive waters of Singapore. This package requires prior diving experience. From: SGD440 More info Yoga Experience add – on 2D1N Is this stress of life getting you down? Take a break on our Singapore Southern Island Yoga and Detox Cruise. 20 minutes away from Sentosa, the quiet beaches are perfect for a serene yoga session. From: SGD680 more info Private chef add-on: Samuel quan 2D1N Enjoy a four course meal specially prepared by well-renowned founder of Bespoke Dining Club chef, Samuel Quan. Having worked in renowned 3 Michelin-Starred French restaurant Les Amis and won numerous accolades since 2013, Samuel ‘s cooking is a unique experience of itself. From: SGD630 more info Singapore - Tioman Adventure Cruise 5D4N If you dream about spending a couple of days away from the office in a tropical paradise over a long weekend, then this is a cruise you want to be on. Pulau Tioman in Malaysia is one of the best dive sites in the World and a must go to destination. Per pax: SGD1587 more info item currently unavailable Back to Top

  • Southern Island Diving Cruise | DiscoverSailingAsia

    Phuket Adventure Cruise Want a new way to explore the glistening Lion City? Sail to one of Singapore's best kept and quaint islands, Lazarus Island. Only 5 minutes away from the mainland, the pristine beaches are perfect for a serene and quality retreat with your loved ones with the company of sun, sand and sea. book now Kindly note that prices are dynamic and subject to change if booked for guests less than 5. More information on prices during the booking process. From: SGD 440 (weekdays) SGD 506 (weekends) duration:8D7n What to anticipate: Day 1: Yacht Haven / Koh Nakha Yai ( or Ko Wa Yai depending on the meteorological conditions) (1h30) Arrival in Phuket and welcome in our base at Yacht Haven, located in the north of the island. On your way from the airport you will get a first view of the luxurious vegetation of this area, also dotted with Buddhist temples and picturesque villages. Boarding at 17h00 (05:00 pm), installation in your cabin followed by a safety briefing and an explanation of the program. et, suite à votre installation. Departure to the island of Koh Nakha Yai ( or Ko Wa Yai depending on the wind). Its nice beach fringed with coconut trees will welcome your first and idyllic swim. You will be able to enjoy a beautiful sunset over the islands the Phang Nga Bay. Dinner and night on board at anchor. Day 2: Marina/Koh Hong (2h) Koh Yang/Koh Nakha noi (1h00) After breakfast, set sails to Koh Hong. This exceptional site is only accessible by tender through a cave leading you on an inside open lake surrounded bu a 100 m cliff (in Thai, Hong means room). Lunch on anchorage. Departure to Koh Kai Nai , Visit Koh Phing Kan on a long tail (1) better known as “James Bond Island” where they’ve filmed “The golden gun”, and Koh Pan Yi, a floating village where a hundred of fisherman family live. You will be able to buy a local souvenirs on that traditional Thailand. Back on-board for dinner. ​ Day 3: Koh Nakha noi / Koh Yang (1h30) / Ao Thalin (1h30) / Pakbia Group (0h30) Departure from Koh Nakhai noi for a short navigation to Ao Thalin. Stop for lunch at Koh Yang then ahead to Ao Thalin for a Kayak ride (2), on a beautiful mangrove area where many monkeys and birds live. Dinner on board and overnight at Pakbia Group. ​ Day 4: Pakbia group/ Koh Hong (0h30) / Ao Nang (1h00) / Koh Dam Kai (1h00) After breakfast leaves Pakbia for Koh Hong East. It will be on the tender that you will visit the lagoon beautiful 200 m diameter swimming pool. Lunch and departure to Koh Hong East. Then, sail to Ao Nang Elephant Trek and massage (3,4) and sail to Koh Dam Kai “Chicken Island” swimming and snorkeling on a real aquarium and farniente on a sheltered beach. On low tide, you also can cross to the other side on a sand bank. Dinner and night at anchor. Day 5: Koh Dam Kai/ Koh Mai Phai (1h30)/ Koh Phi Phi Don (0h30) Breakfast and navigation toward Koh Phi Phi with a stop for lunch at Koh Mai Pai nicked named “Bamboo Island”, beautiful sandy beach with numerous coral fish and good visibility, a dream place for amateur divers. At mid-day departure to Koh Phi Phi Don, one of the nicest beach in the world. Arrive at Yongsakem Bay (Monkey Bay). Swimming, walking on the beach, ans your sailing yacht will bring you to Nui Bay for the sunset. Dinner and overnight. If strong wind from the West, the arrival and anchorage at Phi Phi will be on the East part, famous for his beach and wild life. Day 6 : Ko Phi Phi Don / Koh Phi Phi Ley (45mn) / Koh Phi Phi Don (2h00) After an early breakfast we sail to Koh Phi Phi Ley. Discovery of Maya Bay where the movie “The Beach” was shot, starring Leonardo Di Caprio. After 2 hours sailing around the island, you will discover the cliffs and caves where swallows’ nests are harvested before being exported at very high prices to China. At the end of morning, we go back to Koh Phi Phi Don. Mooring at Ton Sai Bay and lunch on board. You will then be able to go shopping and discover the island. A 30-minute walk to a belvedere will let you discover a beautiful panorama. Then evening, after dinner, ashore to enjoy the shows of « bolace » in fire and enjoy the festive spirit of Phi Phi. Overnight. Day 7 : Koh Phi Phi Don/Koh Kai Nai (2h30) /Koh Lawa (1h30) Breakfast and departure to Koh Kai Nai, Small Island with white sandy beach. In the middle of the afternoon, departure to Koh Lawa. Last swimming and hiking in the island. Sunset and dinner. Overnight. Day 8: Koh Lawa / Yacht Haven (1h30) Disembark at Yacht Haven Marina by 9h00 am after having breakfast on the way. ​ *The menu is subject to change and will depend on what the captain can procure on the day of sailing. ​ What's included: Scuba diving equipment Private cabins for close intimate time with loved ones (for more information kindly refer to our ) FAQ Basic sailing lessons by our skipper All meals and snacks onboard Water will be provided, however, there is no alcoholic beverages, and will need to bring their own 20 logged miles or 4 hours of sailing

  • Southern Island Cruise (2D1N) | DiscoverSailingAsia

    singapore southern islands family cruise Want a new way to explore the glistening Lion City? Sail to one of Singapore's best kept and quaint islands, Lazarus Island. Only 5 minutes away from the mainland, the pristine beaches are perfect for a serene and quality retreat with your loved ones with the company of sun, sand and sea. book now From: SGD 330 (weekdays) SGD 396 (weekends) ​ duration:2D1N Kindly note that prices are dynamic and subje cted to change if booked for guests less than 5. More information on prices during the booking process. ​ What to anticipate: Day 1, from 1500: Enjoy scenic views of our coasts and islands as we depart the Marina for Lazarus island - get your first hands-on experience learning how to maneuver the sails! Sail to Kusu island to visit the tortoise sanctuary Enjoy a dinner on the boat or beach as the sunsets in the horizon. Dinner is usually pizza, pasta, salad and fruits. Frolic in the water and have fun; unwind on the beach ​ Day 2, to 1000: Rise and shine to a specially prepared boat breakfast of bread, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and tea. Depart for the Marina at 9 AM ​ *The menu is subject to change and will depend on what the captain can procure on the day of sailing. ​ What's included: Private cabins for close intimate time with loved ones (For more information on the interior of our boats, kindly refer to our ) FAQ Basic sailing lessons by our skipper All meals and snacks onboard Water will be provided, however, there is no alcoholic beverages, and will need to bring their own. 20 logged miles or 4 hours of sailing ​ Add-ons: Paddleboard equipment - $80 Snorkeling equipment - $50 Scuba diving equipment - $110 (do not this does not include a scuba-diving guide) Yoga sessions - $350 (inclusive of yoga instructor) Chef - from $300 for 5 guests

  • Competent Crew Course | DiscoverSailingAsia

    DSA International competent crew course This is a certificate of excellence for those candidates who wish to train to become an active crew member on a power or sailing yacht. it includes an Introduction to Boating for power and sail yachts. Beginners are strongly welcomed to try and bring along their friends to form their own crew. This course covers a total of 11 modules. Per pax: SGD 2550 duration:3hrs book now Kindly note that prices are dynamic and subejcted to change if booked for guests less than 5. More information on prices during the booking process. CERTIFICATE LIMITATIONS Crew on a vessel up to a maximum length of 78 ft /24 metres in coastal waters up to 20 miles offshore in daylight hours and in fair conditions with moderate wind and sea conditions It is the level of competence that someone needs either when acting as watchkeeping crew on a yacht and as a skipper of a small yacht in protected waters where help is immediately available in calm conditions. ​ course outline Nautical terminology Safety briefing Passage planning Rope work Basic rules of the road Introduction to weather Basic sail handling Basic handling under power Man overboard procedures Vessel equipment and instruments Engine checks and maintenance Deck seamanship Sailing vessels handling skills Sailing vessels under power Power vessel handling skills Dingy handling under power module outline: Module 1 - Nautical Terminology Module 2 - Personal Safety Equipment Module 3 – Boat Safety Equipment Module 4 – Vessel Checkout – Documentation, Charts, Nautical Publications and Flags, Registration/ships papers, passports/visas, insurance papers, nautical qualifications, VHF Radio Operators License, VHF Radio equipment, crew list/logbook, equipment manuals, nautical charts, nautical publications. Module 5 – Vessel Checkout – Equipment & General Hull and rig checks, navigation lights and electronic equipment, safety equipment, housekeeping items, dinghy, float plan, departing marina or dock. Module 6 –Basic Rope work Module 7 - Refueling Module 8 – Man-Overboard Procedures Module 9 – Capsizing, Swamping & Sinking Module 10 – Anchors, Anchoring and Running Aground, Anchors and your boat, laying a second anchor, kedging, fouled anchor, running aground (groundings) Module 11 – Responsibilities of the Crew, Care of the Environment, Provisioning & Housekeeping What to Anticipate: Students will participate and learn to be a competent crew member aboard a 30ft - 45ft sailing cruiser. During the course, students will complete a pre-course study and 4 on-the-water training sessions. At the end of the course, there will be a written exam and successful candidates will receive a Discover Sailing Asia International Crew certificate upon completion. Students will then be eligible for taking Bareboat Skipper course which leads to Hong Kong Pleasure Vessel Operators Licence Level 2, allowing you to skipper any vessel up to 50ft in length. ​ Prequisites: None Courses are conducted Year-round Back to Top

  • Bareboat Skipper Course | DiscoverSailingAsia

    DSA International Bareboat Skipper Program The Discover Sailing International Bareboat Skipper course is a four day course. It is not for beginners and the recommended entry level requirements are an International Crew Course, and over 200 nautical miles and 10 days at sea with a minimum of 8 night sailing hours. The recommended minimum age to obtain this certification is 18. ​ Those who have obtained the International Bareboat Skipper qualification, can obtain a Hong Kong Marine Department issued Private Vessel Operators Licence Level 2 after passing 2 theory exams conducted by the Hong Kong Marine Department. book now Per pax: SGD 2550 duration:3hrs Kindly note that prices are dynamic and subejcted to change if booked for guests less than 5. More information on prices during the booking process. What to Anticipate: Students will participate and learn to be a skipper / captain aboard a 30ft - 45ft sailing cruiser. During the course, students will complete a pre-course study 4 on-the-water training sessions. At the end of the course, there will be a written exam and successful candidates will receive a Discover Sailing Asia Skipper's certificate upon completion. ​ Prequisites: Discover Sailing Asia International Crew + 250nm and 10 days at sea with at least 8 hours of night sailing Courses are conducted Year-round CERTIFICATE LIMITATIONS Command of a vessel up to a maximum length of 78 ft /24 metres In coastal waters up to 20 miles offshore In daylight hours and in fair conditions with moderate wind and sea conditions This certificate is the level of competence that one needs when chartering a boat in the Mediterranean or West Indies where there are restrictions in terms of cruising area and distance from the base and the vessel has to be safely moored in a marina or anchored before dark ​ course outline Responsibilities of a bareboat skipper Crew safety checks Hull and rig checks Machinery and systems checks Fuel and water capacity and range Menus and quantities Float plan Sources of meteorological information Weather patterns Sea and land breezes Cloud types and formations Pilotage and passage planning Considerations when planning a passage Routine for navigating a coastal passage Passage strategy Port regulations, customs, immigration Pilotage plans Vessel handling in confined quarters Mooring, anchoring, coming alongside Ropes, knots, care and use of lines General deck work Tides and currents theory Tidal heights, springs and neaps Rule of “twelfths” Position fixing, running fixes Plotting the effect of tides and currents Collision regulations Lights, shapes and sounds Application of the regulations Advanced dingy handling module outline: Module 1 - Nautical Terminology Module 2 - Personal Safety Equipment Module 3 – Boat Safety Equipment Module 4 – Vessel Checkout – Documentation, Charts, Nautical Publications and Flags, Registration/ships papers, passports/visas, insurance papers, nautical qualifications, VHF Radio Operators License, VHF Radio equipment, crew list/logbook, equipment manuals, nautical charts, nautical publications. Module 5 – Vessel Checkout – Equipment & General Hull and rig checks, navigation lights and electronic equipment, safety equipment, housekeeping items, dinghy, float plan, departing marina or dock. Module 6 –Basic Rope work Module 7 - Refueling Module 8 – Man-Overboard Procedures Module 9 – Capsizing, Swamping & Sinking Module 10 – Anchors, Anchoring and Running Aground, Anchors and your boat, laying a second anchor, kedging, fouled anchor, running aground (groundings) Module 11 – Responsibilities of the Crew, Care of the Environment, Provisioning & Housekeeping ​ Back to Top

  • Malaysia | DiscoverSailingAsia

    malaysia Situated in the midst of the Asia Pacific region, Malaysia enjoys a strategic location and a year-round tropical climate. With 13 states, three Federal Territories and a population that currently stands at more than 28 million, Malaysia combines the best of Asia and is well known for its diverse cultural landscape, which includes three of Asia’s oldest civilisations – Malay, Chinese and Indian – and the unique ethnic communities of Sabah and Sarawak. One of the world’s top holiday destinations, Malaysia is filled with a wide variety of unique attractions. Whatever your definition of a fulfilling holiday, Malaysia has all the necessary elements – pristine beaches and breathtaking islands, a rich tapestry of cultures and history, well-preserved heritage treasures, world-class modern facilities, a fascinating collection of flora and fauna, lush and well-maintained nature reserves, a delightful array of mouth-watering cuisine and a long list of shopping hotspots – Malaysia will leave you wanting for more. Come and discover the many wonders of Malaysia and peel the many layers of this fascinating country. Be prepared to be amazed, because there is just so much more to Malaysia than meets the eye. KIDS SAILING & SNORKELING 3 Hours Looking for a fun activity for your loved ones on the weekend? Join in the fun in the sun and sea with our kids edition sailing and snorkeling package! Sail down to the southern island as you watch your little one experience what it's like being a skipper for the day. Per pax: SGD250 more info sailing cruise experience 3 Hours Sail down to the Southern Islands of Singapore for a short breather! Experience for yourself the joys and freedom of sailing, learn how to reign in the ropes and raise the sails as you visit the islands for a restful time away from the buzz. Per pax: SGD105 more info Back to Top

  • Home | Discover Sailing Asia

    Book now where will you sail to next? why us? Unlike your typical boat rentals, DSA prides itself of it's ability to create a one-of-a-kind experience by providing both moments of relaxation and learning opportunities. Our skippers provides newcomers a first-hand experience of learning how to navigate the winds and manage the ropes while still leaving room for moments of serene and peace on calm waters. competetive pricing You get the best deal at the end of the day! With no pricing brokerage, we are able to provide discounts for the lowest price possible. instant bookings Secure your next boat holiday with a click of a button! We cut out the middleman to reduce meddlesome waiting times. flexible schedule No need to plan your holidays around boat schedules, feel free to book anytime of the week and we will have a vessel ready for you. adventures in 8 countries in asia Having frequented over 10 different Asian countries, an adventure in the region is never hard to find. Our Newest Ventures from SGD 680 Yoga Experience add-on (for Overnight Cruises) from SGD 360 Singapore Southern Islands Overnight Cruise [2D/1N] item currently unavailable from SGD 430 Paddleboard Experience add-on (for Overnight & 3HR Cruises) from SGD 160 Singapore Southern Island Sailing Cruise Experience [3H] from SGD 630 Dining on Deck with Chef Samuel [2D/1N] from SGD 480 Southern Islands Diving Expedition [2D1N] Our Newest Ventures from SGD 680 Yoga Experience add-on (for Overnight Cruises) from SGD 330 Singapore Southern Islands Overnight Cruise [2D/1N] item currently unavailable from SGD 410 Paddleboard Experience add-on (for Overnight & 3HR Cruises) from SGD 195 Singapore Sailing Cruise Experience [3HR] from SGD 630 Private Chef add-on (For Overnight Cruises) from SGD 440 Scuba Experience add-on (for Overnight & 3HR Cruises) from SGD 245 Snorkelling Experience add-on (For 3HR Cruises) explore our favourite destinations Singapore View More malaysia View More thailand View More features

  • Asian Yacht Courses | DiscoverSailingAsia

    sailing courses Whether you are a beginner learning how to sail or a veteran yachtsman / yachts women up-grading your seamanship and technique, we have a program for you! Discover Sailing Asia conducts discover sailing programs as well as advance sailing instruction for ocean sailing and yacht racing at 8 locations across Asia. DSA International Bareboat Skipper Program 5D4N The Discover Sailing International Bareboat Skipper course is a four day course. It is not for beginners and the recommended entry level requirements are an International Crew Course, and over 200 nautical miles and 10 days at sea with a minimum of 8 night sailing hours. The recommended minimum age to obtain this certification is 18. Per pax: SGD2550 more info DSA International Competent Crew Course 5D4N This is a certificate of excellence for those candidates who wish to train to become an active crew member on a power or sailing yacht. It includes an Introduction to Boating for power and sail yachts. Sign-up with a group of five and create your own crew to navigate the seas. ​ ​ Per pax: SGD2550 more info Back to Top

  • Southern Island Diving Cruise | DiscoverSailingAsia

    Phuket Phangna Bay Sailing Adventure Want a new way to explore the glistening Lion City? Sail to one of Singapore's best kept and quaint islands, Lazarus Island. Only 5 minutes away from the mainland, the pristine beaches are perfect for a serene and quality retreat with your loved ones with the company of sun, sand and sea. book now Kindly note that prices are dynamic and subject to change if booked for guests less than 5. More information on prices during the booking process. From: SGD 440 (weekdays) SGD 506 (weekends) duration:8D7n What to anticipate: Day 1, from 1500: Enjoy scenic views of our coasts and islands as we depart the Marina for Pulau Hantu - get your first hands-on experience learning how to maneuver the sails! Take a dive in the waters of Pulau Hantu Conclude with a dinner of pizza, pasta, and salad.* ​ Day 2, to 1000: Rise and shine to a specially prepared boat breakfast of bread, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice, and tea.* We depart at 9 AM for the Marina ​ ​ *The menu is subject to change and will depend on what the captain can procure on the day of sailing. ​ What's included: Scuba diving equipment Private cabins for close intimate time with loved ones (for more information kindly refer to our ) FAQ Basic sailing lessons by our skipper All meals and snacks onboard Water will be provided, however, there is no alcoholic beverages, and will need to bring their own 20 logged miles or 4 hours of sailing

  • Thailand | DiscoverSailingAsia

    thailand Thailand is an explosion of scents, flavours and experiences, bursting with places to see, things to do and food to eat. Rich in culture, taste sight and smell, Thailand is one of the top destinations to visit in Southeast Asia. The Thai capital, Bangkok, is a cosmopolitan metropolis that boasts a fascinating juxtaposition of ancient spired temples sitting alongside glittering high-rise structures; buzzing night markets set amid modern malls; and shophouse eateries coexisting with swanky restaurants. ​ Bangkok serves as a gateway to many other parts of Thailand, including Phuket, the country’s biggest and busiest island. An irresistible draw for beach lovers for its azure-blue waters and powdery stretches of sand, Phuket is also home to luxurious resorts, worldclass spa retreats, an incredible food scene and a vibrant nightlife Phuket Adventure Cruise 8D7N Looking for a fun activity for your loved ones on the weekend? Join in the fun in the sun and sea with our kids edition sailing and snorkeling package! Sail down to the southern island as you watch your little one experience what it's like being a skipper for the day. Per pax: SGD250 more info Phuket Phangna Bay Sailing Adventure 4D3N Sail down to the Southern Islands of Singapore for a short breather! Experience for yourself the joys and freedom of sailing, learn how to reign in the ropes and raise the sails as you visit the islands for a restful time away from the buzz. Per pax: SGD105 more info Back to Top

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