Reservation

Fernando de Noronha – Salvador

Ship

Oosterschelde

Price p.p.

€2250

NUMBER OF DAYS

8

EMBARKATION DATE

09-10-2023

EMBARKATION TIME

17:00

EMBARKATION PLACE

Fernando de Noronha

DISEMBARKATION DATE

17-10-2023

DISEMBARKATION TIME

09:00

DISEMBARKATION PLACE

Salvador de Bahía, BR

Level

1

Good to know

Your application will be reviewed by the shipping company. If there are any questions, we will contact you. When approved, you have to make a deposit of 500 Euros. However, you are not committed to anything yet. If you cancel before January 1, 2023, you will be refunded the full deposit.

 Oosterschelde

Fernando de Noronha – Salvador

The third leg of DARWIN200 from Fernando de Noronha to Salvador de Bahía.

NUMBER OF DAYS

8

EMBARKATION

09-10-2023, 17:00

Fernando de Noronha

DISEMBARKATION

17-10-2023, 09:00

Salvador de Bahía, BR

Price p.p.

€2250
1

Level

1

Following Charles Darwins journey, we sail from Fernando de Noronha to Salvador de Bahía.

Voyage description

From Fernando de Noronha, we sail along the spectacular Brazilian coast towards Salvador de Bahía. When we leave, we use the southeast trade wind, but closer to the coast there is a northeasterly wind almost all year round. The weather is (almost) always good and the sky clear. So, it promises to be a very pleasant sailing trip. Only around the capes is often a somewhat wild sea due to the strong current in combination with the wind. The historic center of Salvador de Bahia is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List and breathes its colonial past. Although a bit touristy, sometimes little seems to have changed since Charles Darwin set foot here. You can still hear rhythmic music everywhere and see energetic dancers on the street.

 

Making a sailing trip from Fernando de Noronha to Salvador de Bahia without properly exploring these two special places would be a missed opportunity. We therefore strongly recommend that you book a hotel or guest house for a few days, both before and after your sailing trip, to make this a “trip to remember”.

The city is noted for its cuisine, vibrant music and energetic dance, as well as beautiful nearby beaches.

Before and after your voyage leg
We strongly recommend you book a few days accommodation in the port of your embarkation (prior to your joining Oosterschelde), and a few days in the port you disembark (after your place on the voyage ends). This will allow you to recover before and after your adventure and will give you the opportunity to explore locations at your start and end points.

 

More than an Adventure!
By taking part in the Global Voyage, you support the DARWIN200 project. As part of your adventure, you will receive the following exclusive benefits:

  1. A full color, 300-page, hardback book as a momento of your adventure on board.
  2. A short video which will be filmed during each voyage leg.
  3. An invitation to the Start of Voyage Party in Plymouth on 13/08/2023.
  4. An invitation to the End of Voyage Party in Falmouth on 20/07/2025.
  5. An invitation to the DARWIN200 Concluding Award Ceremony in London in summer, 2025. Meet environmental celebrities, the young conservationists (‘DARWIN LEADERS’) and take part in a prize-giving ceremony.
  6. Acknowledgement and thanks by name on all DARWIN200 output films throughout the global voyage (although anonymity will be respected, if requested).
  7. Free DARWIN200 Global Voyage branded T-shirt!

 

DARWIN200
Become part of DARWIN200, a planetary conservation initiative that will empower the next generation’s elite environmental leaders and engage millions of students worldwide in conservation projects. By taking part in the Global Voyage, you will be helping to make the DARWIN200 project a reality. For more information visit: www.darwin200.com.

 

Q & A sessions
Interested in joining? Join our live information session about the 2023-25 Global Voyage. Each Information Session is beamed via Zoom and includes an overview of the global voyage, information about each of the 32 voyage legs, a live walk around Oosterschelde (when her schedule allows) and a Questions and Answers exchange.

Join the next info session via www.darwin200.com/info.

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Level 1

Level 1 trips are suitable for anyone in good health. We sail, for example, in sheltered waters or close to shore. In heavy weather, we can seek shelter in a port or opt for a more sheltered route.

The shipping company would like the OOSTERSCHELDE to be accessible to the widest possible audience, but you must realize that you are making a voyage aboard a seagoing tall ship. This requires more of your physical ability than a daily walk. Some voyages are more challenging than others. With the different levels, we give an indication of how heavy the voyage can be. If you are unsure whether a voyage is suitable for you, it is important to contact shipping company OOSTERSCHELDE for advice

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