PRACTICAL INFORMATION

In six months, from mid-October to mid-April, you and 35 fellow students will sail a tall ship to the Caribbean and back

You will learn to sail the ship and continue your regular school work. You will experience and investigate, on board as well as ashore during expeditions.

 

the SHIP

Barquentine Thalassa is an imposing and seaworthy sailing vessel. The three-masted ship is one of the most beautiful and fastest ships in the Dutch fleet.

Traditionally rigged, but fitted with the most recent safety precautions, the Thalassa is a sturdy and safe ship. It combines adventurous sailing, enjoyment, inquiry, experience and education in perfect harmony. The team of experienced crew members and qualified school teachers will make sure you feel at home and are able to continue your schoolwork and learn much more in very special surroundings.