In 2016, National Geographic Traveller elected the Azorean archipelago the most beautiful place in the world, and there can be no more stunning way to leave these islands than onboard the Santa Maria Manuela.
This 800 nautical mile blue water crossing is ideal for building sea miles and gaining tall ships sailing experience.
Explore the historic whaling town of Horta before joining the Santa Maria Manuela and the vibrant city of Lisbon at the end of your voyage
Hands-on sailing experience in all aspects of the ships life
Pick up a fishing rod, or a good book, play board games or share sailing stories by the bar.
Lose yourself in a different world as you gaze at the endless nights sky, drink in hand.
If you have time to explore the Azores islands before you set sail or Lisbon at the end of your voyage on the Santa Maria Manuela our travel partners Abreu would be happy to help.
"Whilst our captain and crew will always use their best efforts to keep to the schedule, you safety is their primary concern and all itineraries are subject to weather and sea-state conditions"