Atlantic Explorers

Combining your course with a Sailing Expedition

Sail away

Combine your sailing course with a sailing Expedition. Sail away and explore new harbours, cities and bays. Find out the adventurous side of sailing and train with a different sailing ground each day.
You can also participate just to get some miles or as a course refresher.

Expeditions available

At the moment we have 3 Sailing Expeditions available:
Sailing Expedition to Mazagón>>
Sailing Expedition to Cádiz>>
Sailing Expedition to Lagos (online soon)

Sail, sail, sail... what else?

Dont expect to motor 20 hours during our expeditions.
Below decks expect your own single bunk. For lunch we will have light but healthy foods, made as much as possible from natural non-processed items. For dinner, nice and warm meals. We like to buy local, sustainable products, whenever we can. Sometimes we fish underway, sometimes we don’t.  

Aboard we will have to organize shifts for night watches and other tasks, so routines are flexible and you can individually define your schedule for breakfasts or other snacks. Lunch and dinner, however, are meant to be shared as they are part of our jobs as a team. So every day we will have a different chef onboard (chosen from the crew) and gather to enjoy it. Also ashore we will explore together and try local food in restaurants off the beaten track.

This is what we expect from you

Your role onboard:

You have booked a sailing expedition as a crew. Do not expect a charter cruise. Don’t  expect a cruise ship type of trip.
Feel at “home”. Take care of each other. You will be involved in running the boat, keeping the boat nice and clean. Expect:

Wash dishes – the rule is: team doing meals does dishes
Cleaning (heads included!)
Cooking on a rotation system
Standing Watch (alone or with a partner)
Recording in the logbook
Participating on the passage planing
Going forward to reef / set the spinnaker – bring deck shoes

Rules: Dos and don'ts

Your conduct should follow these rules:

Wear a lifejackets at all time on deck
If you don’t know something, please ask
Leave everything the same way you find it
If you damage / break something, please tell the staff
Have fun
Smile :)

The following behavior is not allowed onboard:

Drinking alcohol during passages
Taking illegal drugs

Also Read: Terms and conditions

Before booking with us you also need to read our Terms and Conditions and explicitly comply with the statement.

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