3… 2… 1… SAIL!!! On Greatstone beach you can try land yachting! This bizarre activity combines motor racing and sailing, so if you have an interest in either why not give it a go! Using the power of the wind you’ll be able to reach speeds of 40 miles per hour and race friends and family across the beach! Book anything from a 30-minute taster to a whole weekend of land yachting to get to grips with the sport. This truly weird activity is a great thing to try with friends or family if you’re looking for something different to do on holiday.

Where's the best place to try land yachting in South East England?

Fishy's Land Yachts run land sailing on Greatstone beach near the Romney Marsh. Greatstone beach in Kent is one of the best places to try land sailing, with wide-open stretches of sand it's the perfect conditions for the sport as well as stunning views of the marshes and sea.

Run by fully qualified instructor Andy Paine with over 15 years of experience in teaching land yachting, Fishy’s Land Yachts are a great company committed to giving you a safe and fun experience and sharing their love of this wacky sport. If you want to find out more about this sport you can also contact the Kent Landyacht Club for advice and information on taking up the sport and even getting a license.

Kent is a beautiful county, known as the “Garden of England” with plenty of beautiful places to walk if you fancy a bit of tranquillity after your day of speeding across the beach. You can also stop for food or accommodation in New Romney with a good range of different places to eat or stay.

  • Prices from £10 for 30 minutes with discounts for longer and multiple bookings
  • Run by a qualified instructor with over 15 years of land yachting experience
  • Check for poor weather conditions before arriving to make sure your booking can continue as scheduled

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