Sail Across the Atlantic Ocean – Transatlantic 2017/18
It’s every adventure seeker’s dream to sail across the Atlantic Ocean.
Whether you’re a beginner or pro sailor there are options for you all on board hands on sailing vessels if you have the ambition to sail across the Atlantic Ocean. Join yachts and tall ships as guest (voyage) crew and learn incredible new skills as you pull together as a team to harness the wind and reach a new continent.
Learn the ropes on a classic tall ship, racing or expedition yacht. Experience navigation, planning and life on board with your fellow crew who will be a mix of ages and from all walks of life. There’s no upper age limit on the voyages and decisions on participants are made on a case-by-case basis by the crew office for each vessel but the key requirement is good health and an enthusiasm to get involved.
Another World Adventures was founded by Tori Howse and Larissa Clark off the back of an epic Atlantic Crossing to Brazil from Europe in 2011 so we know the power of a voyage like this on shaping lives.
Below are some trips where you can sail across the Atlantic Ocean as guest crew. In all cases, except the ARC race, you’ll learn all you need to know on the go. The list is being updated regularly so make sure you’re on our newsletter for updates.
Speak to us about your plans and dreams for this great adventure so we can advise you on the best voyage route and crew to join.
Sail Across the Atlantic Ocean – Spring 2017
South East to North West
Join a transatlantic voyage on a traditional tall ship sailing from South Africa to America. You are the crew. No experience necessary.
Dates: 13 April – 17 June 2017
Price: Single legs from 1,620 EUR
Depart: Cape Town, South Africa / Arrive: Boston, USA
Length: 25-66 days
East to West
Join a historic tall ship sailing to the Caribbean on a 22 day ocean adventure from the Cape Verde Islands
Dates: 3 – 25 March 2017
Price: from 2,000 EUR
Depart: Sal, Cape Verde / Arrive: Martinique, Caribbean
Length: 22 days
Sail Across the Atlantic Ocean Summer 2017
1) Transatlantic sailing Canada to Europe
West to East
Transatlantic sailing Halifax to Le Havre – you are the crew on a historic tall ship in this 30 day Atlantic race
Dates: 29 July – 1 Sept 2017
Price: from FULLY BOOKED
Depart: Halifax, Canada /Arrive: Le Havre, France
Length: 33 days
2) St. John New-Brunswick to Rotterdam (request details by email)
West to East
Leaving from Canada you cross the North Atlantic Ocean on your way to The Netherlands, Europe. The ultimate experience! You’ll get to know the amazing feeling of being a real seaman, making stopovers along the way where wind and weather allows.
Dates: 27 August – 1 October 2017
Price: € 3,315 per person
Depart: St. John New-Brunswick Canada /Arrive: Rotterdam, Holland
Length: 35 days
ARC – Atlantic Rally for Cruisers 2017 / 18
We have a number of options for individuals or groups looking to undertake the famous ARC sailing voyage from Europe to the Caribbean which takes place in November. Get in touch if you’re interested in a sail training yacht or a race team and we’ll try to hook you up with a great crew. Below are two vessels who are taking crew applications now.
The Atlantic Rally (ARC) 2017
Nov 15- Dec 9, 2017
Depart: Gran Canaria
Arrive: St Lucia
Length: 25 days, 24 nights
Focus: Adventure Sailing | Racing
The Atlantic Rally (ARC) 2018
Monday, 12th November 2018
Depart: Las Palmas , Lanzarote
Arrive: St Lucia
Length: 29 days
Focus: Adventure Sailing
Sail Across the Atlantic Ocean – Spring 2018
Southern West to East
Sail Cape to Cape via Antarctica on a traditional tall ship from South America to South Africa.
This trip in 2017 is fully booked and the 2018 dates are already on wait list so complete the enquiry form for more details on your options for taking part.
This is the final leg of an epic voyage around the world and includes stops in the following places:
Starting in Cape Town, South Africa January 29, 2019 –
Grenada & the Grenadines
British Virgin Islands
Arriving in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, Canada May 18, 2019
Thinking about a longer ocean voyage? How about sailing Around the World in 2018/2019?
We are constantly updating this list so get in touch if you don’t see a route that works for you and we’ll see what is possible.