eSail Sailing Simulator

eSail is a new sailing yacht simulator with numerous tutorials, sailing, mooring and anchoring modes, charting challenges, races, Live Sailing mode, ‘Learn yachting with eSail’ training course and more.

For beginners you learn how to sail a 36′ sailing yacht including all the basics such as raising the sail, tacking, gybing, reefing, mooring and anchoring. For experts you can use the Quick Start tutorial then dive straight into the challenges.

Once you master eSail you can set sail and explore the fantastic Shearwater Islands set in the mid Atlantic; use the Live Sailing mode with ever changing weather patterns; take part in challenges and collecting ‘Points of Interest’ (POIs); pilot your yacht using the chart simulator and much more.

Anchoring Challenge

Learn Yachting with eSail

20 learning modules providing a comprehensive training course, from using the eSail controls, through to raising the mainsail, tacking, gybing and more. Use to learn to sail alongside RYAUS Sailing or other certificated training schemes.

eSail Sailing Sim exploring Little Venice

Challenges & Live Sailing

15 challenges including Bear Island Race, Little Venice Treasure Hunt (sail through canals), collision avoidance and passage planning exercises and sailing games. Plus with Live Sailing mode you have continually changing weather and sea conditions and sail around the islands finding points of interest (POIs) such as the wreck of the Princess Zara…

Passage Planning

Charting & Night Sailing

To the best of our knowledge eSail is the only yacht simulator to include a charting module which enables basic navigation such as plotting a course using dividers and other charting tools. ​Use the chart and the lights from buoys and lighthouses to navigate.

Backstay Tensioner


We now have 2 new tutorials covering sail twist and sail depth so you can squeeze every bit of speed from your virtual sailing boat. The tutorials are voiced by the amazing Hannah White, the Guinness Book of Records holder for the fastest sailing dinghy crossing of the English Channel.

“eSail – The Sailing Simulator has raised the benchmark higher for comprehensive, fully detailed and exhaustively accurate Sailing education. Simply put the tutorials included here are brilliant!”

eSail is available for Windows and Apple Mac
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