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Ocean Sailing to Madeira

Cargo Under Sail

Take on an ocean sailing adventure to Madeira aboard Grayhound Lugger!

After loading cargo of wine and olive oil in historic Porto we sail 703 nm west in the Atlantic ocean. Approx 5 days sailing and when we arrive in the marina in Madeira we can trek along the Levada canals of the Eastern island and visit Funchal town and market. This is a working holiday for the adventurous and intrepid.Ê

All prices include food eaten onboard, wet weather jackets and salopettes, life jackets, safety gear, bedding and bed linen. Prices do not include alcohol, meals taken ashore or travel insurance. All times are local times.

About Grayhound

The story of S/V Grayhound – a replica 1776 Cornish Privateer Lugger! Grayhound was built using traditional methods in Millbrook, Cornwall in 2012. From her Atlantic adventures of 2014 to her sail cargo business of today, the crew of Grayhound have encouraged families and young professionals to sail with them providing a low carbon alternative to traditional cargo transport. They are part of a sailing alliance, TOWT, using the power of wind for low carbon cargo transport, providing a sailing cargo delivery service between France , Portugal ...Read More


Voyage Categories:  Cargo Under Sail

General Requirements…

You need to physically fit and well and be ready to live and work as a team member. You will need travel insurance which covers sailing offshore more than 12 miles. You will need an indate passport.

You must be aged between 5 and 60 to join this voyage.

Book Your place today!
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Sold By: Grayhound Lugger Sailing
Voyage Reference: GR030719

Embarkation
   July 3, 2019
   Porto, Portugal

Disembarkation
   July 12, 2019
   Madeira Marina, Quinta do Lorde, Madeira, Portugal
Book Your place today!
  Book via their Website…   Contact them via Email…   Give them a Call…
Sold By: Grayhound Lugger Sailing
Voyage Reference: GR030719

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