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Cristobal (PA) - Cozumel (MX)

07 April - 18 April 2017

11 days, Alexander von Humboldt II

From € 935,-

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Alexander von Humboldt II:
Cristobal (PA) - Cozumel (MX)

07 April - 18 April 2017

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Join the Alexander von Humboldt for a 11 days voyage. You will start in Cristobal in Panama. You will end up this special voyage in Cozumel in Mexico! On board you participate in the daily working of the ship alongside professional seamen, standing lookout, manning the helm, helping in the galley, hoisting sail and voluntarily have the chance to climb the rigging/mast. Language on board. German and English. Open to all ages, minimum age 14 years.

Ports

Cristóbal, Colón, is a port in Panama named after Christopher Columbus. It is located next to the Atlantic entrance to the Panama Canal. The province of Colón is full of national parks, making it a perfect palce to go on short and long hiking adventures. You can also visit one of the old churches for their architecture and history.

Cozumel is a Mexican island on the Caribbean Sea, famous for the underwater landscapes, very popular among divers and snorkelling lovers. Cozumel Pearl Farm, Palancar Reef or Santa Rosa Wall are just some of many underwater attractions. If you prefer to stay on dry land though, the island has a lot to offer you as well. Discover Mexico Cozumel Park, visit the Punta Celerain Lighthouse and explore San Gervasio Mayan Archaeological Site for unforgettable experiences.

Key points

  • Dates: 7 April 2017 - 18 April 2017
  • Embarkation: 16:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 14 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 54
  • No sailing experience required!
  • Official language on board: English and German
  • Price includes: accommodation and meals, excludes drinks at the bar
  • Price excludes transportation costs to-and from the ports. Our travel counsellor can advise you and book your transfers
  • One-off registration fee €25
  • Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
  • Need to take with you on board: towels
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • You will sleep in a hammock
  • Piotr (22) Poland

    "Worked together with different nationalities for a week was a life changing, hilarious experience."

  • Agathe (26) France

    "Discovering how far you can surpass yourself and push your limits out of your comfort zone"

  • Mathijn (13) Netherlands

    "Sailing on the North Sea by night, watching millions of stars"

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