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Miami (US) - Horta (PT)

01 May - 21 May 2018

20 days, Stad Amsterdam

From € 2035,-

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Oceancrossing Sail Training

3-person cabin (p.p.p.): € 2035,-
2-person cabin (p.p.p.): € 2395,-
1-person cabin (p.p.p.): € 3592,5,-

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Stad Amsterdam:
Miami (US) - Horta (PT)

01 May - 21 May 2018

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Cross the Atlantic on clipper Stad Amsterdam! Join a 3-masted Tall Ship for 3 weeks of sailing from sunny Florida to the Azores archipelago. During this non-stop sailing journey you will have the chance to learn about tall ships while crossing the ocean under sails – something not many can claim to have done. This is a digital detox and fun challenge at the same time. Contemplate the vast ocean, sky, dolphins and sea birds around you and get in touch with yourself. Join the next trip: Practical Square Rig Seamanship Sail Training Course from Horta to London for a full Atlantic Crossing and 15% off of the Miami-London trip. Open for all ages, minimum age 15 years.

Ports

Miami, U.S.A. The largest city in Florida is one of the trendiest cities in the world. With its high rise buildings, blue ocean, and tropical climate Miami offers the perfect mix of Caribbean temperament and American prosperity. Miami Beach, Bayside Marketplace, the marina, the Freedom Tower, Coconut Grove, Coral Cables and the beautiful nearby "Everglades National Park" are just a few of the highlights that will make a visit to this city more than worthwhile.

Horta is situated in the western part of the Archipelago of the Azores on the island of Faial. The marina is a primary stop for yachts crossing the Atlantic. Its walls and walkways are covered in paintings created by the crews of visiting ships. Peter's Cafe Sport, located across from the marina, houses the island's scrimshaw museum. A collection of artefacts carved from whale tooth and jawbone. This café is a point of reference for trans-Atlantic yachtsmen and sailors.

  • Miami (US)

  • Horta (PT)

Key points

  • Dates: 1 May 2018 - 21 May 2018
  • Embarkation: 17:00 / Disembarkation: 10:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining:
  • 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
  • Max (17) Germany

    "The wind increased and when we took down some sails, I felt the adrenalin rush through my body"

  • Barnabas (22) Hungary

    "IT WAS AN ABSOLUTE JOY TO STEER FOR HOURS WHEN THE WIND WAS BLOWING AND EVEN WHEN IT WAS COMPETELY DEAD. I LOVED TO SEE THE SEA, I LOVED THE SILENCE OF THE OCEAN."

  • Epp (20) Estonia

    "The nicest moment WAS ARRIVING TO CADIZ, WHEN WE SAT ON THE MAST WITH THE ENTIRE TEAM, WEARING OUR TEAM SHIRTS AND SINGING LOUDLY TO LET PEOPLE KNOW WE'RE COMING."

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Stad Amsterdam

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Stad Amsterdam

A modern Clipper. Imagine yourself on a 19th century clipper when you board Stad Amsterdam, a modern version of the fast merchant ships of bygone days. The 60 metre long wooden deck, the high masts, the many yards and hundreds …

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Windseeker logs

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    Maybe, 01 July 2017

    – by Killian Borland (17)

    I was a youth volunteer on The Maybe for the month of June 2017. It was an experience that I will never forget. I loved every minute of it. One of the best things about sailing on The Maybe is that …

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    Almost ready for departure

    Oosterschelde, 09 November 2014

    Benicarlo, Spain

    – by crew

    We are finalizing our chores. Tomorrow we will get new stores on board and then we are ready for departure to Valencia. On Wednesday we will welcome our guests on board who will sail with us to Cape Verde. What’s …

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