El Galeon is sailing from Boston to Pictou (Canada) to take part in Rendez-Vous 2017 (June 30th– August 20th). More than 40 Tall Ships will be sailing Canadian waters to honour the 150th anniversary of the Canadian Confederation in 2017. They are scheduled to stop at host ports in Pictou, Gaspé, Rimouski, Québec City and Halifax, giving thousands of people the opportunity to admire the majestic beauty of these cathedrals of the seas.
One of the most important maritime event of the year, organised by Sail Training International and the Rendez-Vous Naval de Québec. 40 Tall Ships from all around the World, 3000 crew members of all nationalities and 35 stopovers in different Canadian ports.
Pictou, NS is one of the ports of call of EL GALEON TOUR 2017 that is touring the US East Coast and Canada. The next scheduled stops are:
Gaspé, QC (July 7th – 9th)
Rimouski, QC (July 14th – 16th)
Quebec City, QC (July 18th – 23rd)
Halifax, NS (July 29th – 31st)
Ocean City, MD (August 4th – 20th)
Kingston, NY (August 25th – September 3rd)