Looking for a sailing course or a sailing holiday in Italy?

We are the sailing school for you!
Sailing camp and sailing tuition on Lake Como and Tuscany

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Orza Minore scuola di vela e patente nautica Milano e Monza
sailing school
sailing courses
dinghy courses
sailing center

As of today we are one of the leading sailing schools in Italy.  More than 20 years years of activity have seen our fleet grow to its current range of 48 sail boats, that are in some of the most beautiful surroundings in the world. 
Surroundings that all have one element in common: the wind.

Whether you choose Lake Como's Dervio or Portovenere on the Ligurian Coast for your first short sail in a dinghy
or a skippered cruise, you can expect to find 150 highly qualified and experienced sailing instructors in our bases, all ready
to help you discover everything you are looking for from the world of sailing.


yacht center

Why Orza Minore?

With 150 instructors and 20 years of experience, we know we can help you to discover everything you've ever wanted from the world of sailing. Whether it’s your first outing on Lake Como, or a trip around the world, if you're looking for a sailing course, a boating holiday, getting your boat license, or just a daily rental, Orza Minore is your best reference point.


sailing trips

Sailing Courses

Our main goal in the cruiser courses is to teach you how to be safe on the water.  The school teaches both theory and practical –emphasising the hands on experience actually on the boats, with the theory explained in an easy and fun kind of way.




school trips

School trips

Under the guide of expert instructors in the bases, we offer a variety of interesting proposals for able and disabled students from age 9 to 18 in which no prior sailing experience or skill is required. 



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University and school groups are welcome

The bases can be fully or partially rented out by sailing clubs, sailing schools or social clubs, with or without the use of the boats. 
Or meeting/training  exercises/support - may only need to call on our experts and auxillary staff, for example skippers, instructors, guides or cooks.




Orza Minore A.S.D.
cod.fisc. e p.iva 02245870965 R.E.A. MB 405488


Orzaminore is sailing school, yacht charter and sailing holidays in Italy.