NEXT CONFIRMED SAILING CARGO VOYAGES
How do I pay?
We accept bank transfers and paypal.
How many people are onboard sailing the Avontuur?
Our maximum capacity is 15 people onboard consisting of 5 professional crew members and 10 Trainees.
What are the sleeping arrangements for the trainees?
Thank you to the hard work of some incredibly talented volunteers, we have a spacious 10 person trainee quarters with a fresh water shower (no hot water) and separate bathroom.
Do I need to have prior sailing experience to become a trainee?
No you don't. We have a professional and fully certified crew that will teach you everything you need to know along your voyage.
Which sailing skills will I get the chance to learn?
Depending on your length of stay, you will learn but are not limited to learning:
- Basic safety and maintenance
- Sail handling
- Traditional Cargo loading/unloading techniques
- Celestial navigational