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Salvador da Bahia (BR) - Punta del Este (UY)

05 November - 22 November 2017

17 days, Anne-Margaretha

From € 950,-

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Expedition Sail Training

cabin without private bathroom: € 950,-
2 person cabin with private shower and toilet: € 1050,-

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Anne-Margaretha:
Salvador da Bahia (BR) - Punta del Este (UY)

05 November - 22 November 2017

This is a breathtaking trip. You will have the chance to see many sea animals such as whales, sea lions, sea turtles, a lot of colorful big fish. You will visit some tropical islands like Isla Bárbara (Parque National Marinho dos Abrolhos) and have an opportunity to snorkel amongst the marine life. The end of this trip is a nice beach, Punta del Este. Open for all Windseekers, minimum age 15 years.

Ports

Salvador da Bahia in Brazil used to be the colonial capital, and is one of the oldest cities in the Americas. Today it is a lively place with 3.5 million inhabitants, noted for its cuisine, music, and architecture. Around Salvador you can go swimming, sailing, diving, surfing, and underwater fishing in the bays and inlets. But don’t forget to visit both the High City and the Low City, as they offer shopping, parks, and entertainment for locals and seafaring visitors alike.

Punta del Este is a city in southeastern Uruguay, popular among the tourists for its many attractions. Climb the beautiful, 45-metre high lighthouse for amazing views, see La Mano de Punta del Este, famous sculpture which is a symbol of town and enjoy watersports on the scenic beaches. If you're lucky, you may even spot a southern right whale!

  • Salvador da Bahia (BR)

  • Punta del Este (UY)

Key points

  • Dates: 5 November 2017 - 22 November 2017
  • Embarkation: 12:00 / Disembarkation: 12:00
  • For Windseekers of all ages, minimum age 15 years
  • Windseekers joining: maximum of 12
  • 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 bag, pillowcase, sheets and towels
  • Contact your fellow-Windseekers via Windseeker facebook
  • You will sleep in a bunk/cabin
  • "Sailing on the North Sea by night, watching millions of stars..."

    Mathijn (13), Netherlands

You sail on the Anne-Margaretha

Shipping type: Ketch
Homeport: Haarlem (NL)
Date built: 1998
Trainees: 10
Length: 22m
Height of mast: 22
Sail: 515 m2

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