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Vessel Details - Eye of the Wind

About the Eye of the Wind
Eye of the Wind is a brig, with two masts carrying 8,000 square feet of tanbark sail. Built in 1911 in Germany, she went through a complete restoration period in 1973-75, and completed her last refit in 2002. She is completely outfitted with up-to-date navigation & communication equipment, as well as safety equipment to international standards.

The ambition of the Captain and his crew is to ensure that guests have the best tall ship experience of their lives in new and exciting locations. Eye's crew are all proud of their ship and enjoy teaching the fundamentals to beginning tall ship sailors. From basic deck work, to working aloft and furling sails - the crew guides the beginners through every process. When the veteran square rig sailor steps aboard Eye of the Wind he/she can count on quick assimilation into the regular watch routine and friendly atmosphere on deck.

The crew looks forward to welcoming you aboard to share "the magic" - sailing an old square rigger without sacrificing the comforts of modern life. They are committed to making your voyage aboard Eye of the Wind a great one.

The Eye of the Wind at a Glance

Berths: 16 in 6 cabins
Crew: 10
Length: 132 Ft
Beam: 23 Ft
Draft: 9 Ft

Barbados to Martinique: 9 Nights    
Grenada, Trinidad & Tobago 7 N    
Trinidad and Tobago    
Caribbean Sea    
Grenada - St. Lucia - Martinique    
British Virgin Islands 7 N    
North Atlantic    
Azores to the European mainland    
Springtime in the North Sea    
Elbe Weser estuary and Heligoland    
through the Kiel Canal    
The South Funen archipelago    
West Swedish Skerries and the Oslo Fiord    
Southern Norway    
Norwegian Fiords    
Sognefjord and Geirangerfjord    
Home of the mountain trolls    
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