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Adventure offered by Ariel

49 weeks
Available in Spanish, English
Hey you... Looking for adventure??

Do you dare to sail around the world? Challenging 3 oceans, putting your nautical skills into practice or learning along the way
We will begin this great adventure on May 3, 2024 in Panama, we will cross the mythical canal to navigate the waters of the Pacific, getting to know its paradisiacal islands and different cultures, we will pass through The Marquesas, French Polynesia, Tahiti, Tonga, Fiji, New Caledonia and Sydney From there we will continue through the Indian Ocean, crossing it to South Africa, passing through Bali, Indonesia, Maldives, Mauritius, Cape Town, doubling the Cape of Good Hope and beginning to gain northwest, crossing the Atlantic again and ending the navigation in the Caribbean.

Are you going to miss it? It is the adventure of a lifetime, the challenge that any sailor has always dreamed of! I count on you?
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  • Plan
    1st Stage:
    05/03/2024 to 05/09/2024 - Cross the Panama Canal to the Pacific and from there
    to Marquesas. It's 3800mn
    We will stay touring French Polynesia to the Fiji Islands, about 2600mn of distance stopping on the islands.
    4 days from Fiji to Vanuatu- It's 500mn
    Then we will stay touring the islands to the Torres Strait (between New Guinea and Northern Australia), in a navigation of 1496nm

    2nd Stage: - 10 days where we will cross the Torres Strait to Indonesia. It's 1400mn
    - 30 days in which we sail to Mauritius Island. It's 3840mn
    - 4 days from Mauritius to Madagascar. It's 640mn
    In Madagascar we will prepare for a more demanding navigation to Durban (South Africa) of 10 days and 1500mn
    In Durban we will prepare to round the Cape of Good Hope towards Cape Town. It's 1000mn

    3rd Stage:
    End of January 2024 - We sail from Cape Town to the island of Saint Helena
    - 14 days from Santa Elena to Natal (Brazil). It's 1900mn
    - 12 days from Natal to Martinique. It's 2000mn
    In Martinique we will culminate this great adventure!

    **Food, fuel and mooring expenses are not included in the price, they will be divided among the crew on board.

    The dates, except the start date, are approximate, they may undergo some modification due to weather conditions.


    Aluminum sailboat 25m long, 6m wide and 4.10m draft, built in Finland for the Whiterbread regatta (now Volvo Ocean Race), in 1988, with a Sloop rig, raced under the name UBF (Union Bank Finland). After its racing life it was reconditioned, inside, as a cruising sailboat.

    Sails: 1 mainsails 205ms2
    1 Ratchet
    2 Asymmetric Spy 375ms2
    1 Symmetric Spy
    1 Genova 120% 165ms2

    Engine: Steyr brand 170hp, turbo diesel, intercooler, electronic injection.

    Drinking water capacity: 1000 ls plus desalination unit plus 200 ls boiler
    Fuel Capacity: 800ls
    Kholler brand Electricity Generator
    Inverter 24v to 220v 1700w
    Solar panels
    Dinghy: semi-rigid Zodiac, Yamaha 40hp engine

    Interior layout: 6 double cabins, 3 bathrooms with shower, large living room, large cellar and engine room.
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Meet Ariel, the skipper
3 reviews At Sailwiz since 2019
Hola! Soy Ariel, mecánico naval y llevo 15 años navegando
Mi pasión es navegar y organizar travesías alrededor del mundo!
Además, me gusta cocinar y disfrutar con todos en mis viajes
He navegado por Argentina, España, Italia, Brasil y Caribe
En los últimos 3 años he realizado 6 cruces transatlánticos
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Boat details

Aluminum sailboat made to compete in the Whitbread round the world regatta (current Volvo ocean Race) which ran 2 times under the name of UBF (Union Bank Finland)

A thoroughbred racer on the outside with cruising comfort on the inside

Enjoy an unforgettable experience aboard this boat, a mixture of adrenaline due to its great speed and comfort!
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  • Model: Bénéteau - Super Maxi IOR 82.5
  • Capacity: 20 spots
  • Length: 25.50 m
  • Cabins: 6
  • Year: 1988
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • GPS
  • Radar
  • Life jackets
  • VHF
  • Sounding line
  • Electric windlass
  • Autopilot
  • Wind equipment
  • Generator
  • Tender
  • Shower
  • Fishing rods
  • HI-FI equipment
  • Equipo de snorkel

Additional Information

  • Professional skipper
  • Bed linens
Not included
  • Costs of mooring and anchoring
  • Meals on board
  • Food and drink on land
  • Gas
Payment methods
  • Credit/debit card
  • Wire transfer

4.5 · 3 reviews

  • IMG_2407
    January of 2024
    Extremely friendly and approachable skipper with formidable sailing experience - travelling from Spain, Santa Pola to Martinique via the Grand Canaries and Cape Verde before crossing the Atlantic was an amazing adventure that I will always cherish and extremely thankful for the experience
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    January of 2024
    Ariel makes the journey easy and pleasant. Always in a good mood, with great ability to solve any problem on the boat and eager to show his skills in the kitchen! A great cook...and a better person!
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  • e8b9f9eb-1e88-4a71-bd85-0cd0537088ee
    January of 2024
    Sailing with Ariel was a great experience, a good person, a great sailor, capable of repairing anything on board and still has time to be a great cook. We had some setbacks due to deficiencies in the condition of the boat, but thanks to Ariel everything was fixed and we completed the voyage.
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    180000 € /boat
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