‘Lutra’, a traditional sailing yacht, has been introduced to the Norfolk Broads for the 2013 Autumn season. She is ideal for experienced sailors looking to holiday on the Norfolk Broads, offering an excellent sailing performance as well as providing a comfortable stay for holiday hirers. Perfect for small family groups or couples, Lutra sleeps up to four people comfortably, with a fully equipped galley and a spacious light interior.
On-board Lutra is well equipped with:
- warm air heating
- hot water
- Two burner cooker, grill and oven
- Spacious shower
- Diesel engine for quiet cruising
Lutra is available to hire from the first week of October 2013 for a short break or 7 night hire. A perfect time for drifting down the rivers and exploring the Norfolk Broads on a sailing holiday, avoiding the bustle of motor cruisers out on holiday hire. Situated on the River Bure, Upton is an ideal start location for sailing on the Norfolk Broads. From Upton yacht station you can travel north onto the Barton Broad, which is the second largest Broad in Norfolk and is said to be where Nelson learnt to sail. Explore the southern waterways, passing Great Yarmouth through Breydon Water onto the River Yare, Waveney and Chet. These waterways are generally quieter and picturesque, providing a home to a variety of wildlife.