From Canaries to Cape Verde. Escape the grey and rain to Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and board the beautiful Ship for a 1,000 mile journey. Sail from Canary Islands to Cape Verde. Discover not one, but two exotic archipelagos, on two different continents. Take the time off to enjoy the Atlantic Ocean journey. Once you reach Cape Verde you will have 4 days to explore before you will disembark. Guest places open to Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years. Places in luxury cabins available for € 3.500 p.p. Trainee places only available to Windseekers aged 18-26 with (Tall Ships) sailing experience. For more information please enquire at email@example.com
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria is a cosmopolitan town, the shared capital (with Santa Cruz) of the Canary Islands. Situated on the ‘wet’ north side, the city feels more authentic than the touristy places on the ‘dry’ south side. Las Palmas offers beaches, cheap shopping, culture and excitement with a night life, primarily in the district of Vegueta. Its culture is decidedly Spanish, mixed with influences from all over the world, as Las Palmas’ port has been in operation for centuries.
Palmeira is the third-largest town in Cape Verde, situated on the island of Sal, yet still has a small, village atmosphere. When you land in Palmeira you will have just completed an Atlantic Crossing, or at least a hefty 2700km sail south from Europe. Whilst resting in Palmeira, visit some bars and restaurants, or explore further to desert Oases, caves and beaches.
Las Palmas (ES)
Dates: 21 November 2018 - 5 December 2018
Embarkation: 14:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
Windseekers joining: maximum 20
No sailing experience required!
Official language on board: English
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
Windseekers need to have a health insurance and a travel insurance
Need to take with you on board: sleeping bags and towels
Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
You will sleep in a bunk/cabin
Wietze (16) Netherlands
"Teamwork is the key"
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"As crew, there is nothing better then standing back and seeing the trainees do all the work and do it perfectly!"
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"I felt like a free human. Everything I did felt so good."
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