Using traditional sail boats as our private base-camp gives us the flexibility to travel greater distances with the treat of paddling empty kayaks each day.
We are excited to offer trips aboard Euphoria in Raja Ampat, Aurora-Arktika in Iceland/Greenland and Vila Vrgade in Croatia.
KLM Euphoria is a 42 metre motor-sailing ship built in traditional South Celebes finisi style. It has a beam of 8.5m and draft of 3m. It is made of the noblest species of tropical wood (teak, iron wood, merbau), modernly equipped and stylishly decorated. It has joined the five most exclusive liveaboards operating in Indonesia.
Five cabins on the lower deck and two master cabins with their own terrace are ready for 14 guests. The standard cabins are equipped with portholes, The Master cabins have big windows, glass wall and private terasse. All cabins have toilets, showers and air conditioning. There is a common/dining room with sofa and chairs and a bar. Alcohol is not included in the trip cost but you are welcome to purchase on board. There are two compressors, two dive inflatables, a dive pontoon and diving deck on Euphoria.
Aurora is a carefully outfitted expedition sailboat, a cutter rigged sloop, 60ft overall length. She has a 120hp diesel engine. Aurora is a former race yacht and has been around the world four times in the Clipper yacht race. Accommodation is seamanlike — simple and utilitarian — but the vessel is very sturdy and spacious.
There are ten single berths, one of which can be turned into a double. The sailboat has good heaters, hot and cold water, good galley and spacious communal areas, two heads (toilets) and one shower. There is 220V electricity to charge batteries and other electronic devices. The vessel was initially fitted out for 15 crew, but can now accommodate 12 people; 2 crew and 10 guests. The boat is equipped according to strict Icelandic regulations in regards to emergency equipment.
Vila Vrgade is an 18m classic two masted caique built in typical turkish Gulet style. It has a 5m beam and 2m draft. The Gulet has comfortable accommodations with 4 cabins and 8 berths and a professional crew who will guide you on your trip. There are showers and toilets in each cabin. The boat has spacious interiors and a comfortable and large cockpit. The dining areas is covered at the rear of the ship.
Contact us for trip details.