Arrive on the green mid Atlantic island of Faial and join the crew will be preparing the last leg of this summer's Portuguese circuit. We will show you a bit of Faial before we leave , hiring bikes and descending the volcano at the top of the island down through the forest and villages back to the port. Get a taste for Horta and Azorian life before we depart for our 9-10 day passage back to France. This is a working holiday for the adventurous and intrepid. You will be sailing in a watch system throught he days and nights. You need to be good at living and working as part of a team and be physically fit and well and mentally strong as this voyage is longer than the other ocean passages this summer.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.
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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.