Header images sailing
Header images sailing
Header images sailing

The art of sailing

The sailing crew pull with all their power on a hemp rope that disappears into the rigging twenty metres above their heads. The mighty sails flap in the fresh sea breeze, starting a tug-of-war with the team down below.

The art of sailing on a sailing cruise aboard the SEA CLOUD and SEA CLOUD II

Flawlessly polished brass shines in the sunlight. Then with one final strong tug on the main halyard, the yacht is ready to feel the full force of the wind - mission accomplished!

It takes our crew almost one hour to hoist the sails by hand, and it is a fascinating spectacle each and every time. Once firmly enveloped in a romantic tall ship setting, you will understand just why our vessels are the most beautiful part of the adventure:

After all, a voyage aboard a majestic tall ship is much more than just a cruise.