Across the Atlantic: Santiago – Santo Domingo

Across the Atlantic: Santiago – Santo Domingo

From EUR €7,895


Pure sailing adventure
For two whole weeks, the expansive ocean becomes the home of the Sea Cloud. The currents of the
trade winds propel the windjammer forward. Our wellrehearsed crew works seamlessly together as the white sails billow majestically in the breeze. On a Transatlantic cruise, you certainly experience one of the most authentic sailing adventures. And as we make our way to the New World, the worries of everyday life vanish as fast as the eastern shore.

Follow the course of Columbus
More than 500 years after Columbus, not just windjammer enthusiasts will be awestruck by this reenactment of his famous voyage. As the Sea Cloud sails from Cape Verde to the West Indies, it brings the magic of those great adventures to life. All the voyagers on board will be left with unforgettable memories.

Discover a haven of tranquillity
As you cruise across the Atlantic, you will for once be able to read your favourite book without distraction or allow your thoughts to roam as you gaze out over the horizon. The attentive crew intuitively meets your every need and the relaxed atmosphere is the perfect catalyst for a pleasant conversation.

A lecturer accompanies the trip
The practice of gathering around a storyteller has provided voyagers with entertainment throughout history. Our lecturer has likewise prepared some exciting talks for our windjammer enthusiasts during their Transatlantic cruise.

Trip Name
Across the Atlantic: Santiago – Santo Domingo
Vessel Type: Tall Ship (Sailing) Length: 109 metres Passenger Capacity: 64 Built / refurbished: 1931 / 2011 Sea Cloud is a ship with a soul, imbued by the original owners, Marjorie Merriweather Post and her husband E.F. Hutton in the 1930’s. The ship has played host to royalty, known service in wartime, and sailed the world over. She is a vessel of incomparable grace that harks back to the golden age of ship travel. Once you’ve been on Sea Cloud under full sail, you’ll begin your own love affair. Welcome aboard a legend Sea Cloud accommodates 58 guests in 28 outside cabins including two original owner’s suites that still feature original marble baths and fireplaces. At 360 feet she is an expansive ship with extensive public spaces on the top deck, where we luxuriate in deck chairs and watch the crew of 18 go aloft in the web of riggings to hand-set her 30 sails. Her dining room is hung with marine oil paintings of the period and accommodates all guests at once for a single seating. We’ll gather in the lounge each evening for Recap. Life aboard is a uniquely pleasing mix of elegance and informality—a return to the golden age of sailing in shorts and deck shoes. You’ll find all shipboard services impeccable.  Discover the romance of tall ship sailingExperience something many people don’t know exists in the 21st century—the romance of life under square sails. Discover the thrill of standing on deck as Sea Cloud gently glides through the water, her crew aloft in the riggings, running out and reefing sails. Settle in to your favorite areas on the top deck and bask in the incomparable experience of traveling aboard the finest tall ship to ever sail the seas. Lose yourself in an adventure that, in this day and age, is almost unimaginable. Please note deck and suite plans are indicative only and may vary slightly.


Day 1 - Day 1 Praia/Santiago
Day 2 - Days 2 - 17 At Sea
Day 3 - Day 18 Santo Domingo/Dom. Republic
On this island, which is part of Hispaniola, Columbus founded the first Spanish colony in America. Santo Domingo, the present capital of the Dominican Republic, is the first and oldest European-founded city in the New World. Old in the New World still means relatively young - it corresponds to Renaissance visions of the ideal and was the model for many cities in Latin America. A visit to the historic old city is like a journey through time. The splendid stone buildings are testament to the era of the colonial conquests and have been smartened up as World Heritage Sites under the protection of UNESCO.
Day 4 - Please Note:
Itineraries are subject to change.

Trip Dates

StartEndPrice FromRoom Type
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €7,895GTY Double Cabin
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €9,095Category 5
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €10,555Category 4
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €11,755GTY Single Cabin
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €12,395Category 3
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €13,355Category 2
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €14,095Category 1
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €16,395Category C
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €17,595Category B
03-12-201920-12-2019EUR €18,795Category A


    • Pure sailing adventure
    • Follow the course of Columbus
    • Discover a haven of tranquillity
    • A lecturer accompanies the trip