With the concept of wind recently discovered inside of whistles and punctured hot-air-balloons, the notion of breeze-propelled travel is finally gaining credence from boaters. Harvest that which cannot be seen with today's Groupon to SailLaser Miami, located in Coconut Grove. Choose from the following two options, based on your sailing expertise:
- For $49, new sailors get a two-hour sailing lesson (a $100 value).
- For $49, experienced sailors get a two-hour sail-pass (a $99 value).
SailLaser Miami adheres sea-legs to the terrain-based with sailing lessons and sailboat rentals. For beginner sailors, a two-hour, one-on-one sailing lesson with one of SailLaser's certified U.S. Sailing Level 1 instructors will provide the opportunity to hone your skills in a short period of time. Instructors will personalize lessons to students' skills in order to make each lesson as effective as possible. Learn basic navigational techniques, what a jib is and how to determine if you like its cut or not, and which sea-shanties are most effective for warding off telemarketer mermaids.
More experienced sailors are encouraged to take a boat out by themselves with SailLaser's JustSail program. After SailLaser approves your skill level, take one of their top-of-the-line sailboats out for a two-hour spin around Biscayne Bay, enjoying the Atlantic breeze as the sun shines like a proud mother at a piano recital. SailLaser's parent company, LaserPerformance, is responsible for the manufacturing of various different kinds of sailboats—including the Laser and the Sunfish—ensuring that both students and seasoned sailors will enjoy maritime mobility in high style.
Must book at least 72 hours in advance. Not valid December 25, 2010 through January 7, 2011.