World’s Largest Square-Rigged Sailing Ship Begins Inaugural Season From May 2021, With Voyages From The UK.
The luxurious ship, the world’s largest square-rigged sailing ship, Golden Horizon will carry up to 272 passengers and operate, under charter, to Tradewind Voyages will start operations from May to August 2021.
Golden Horizon is a near replica of the 1913-built ocean vessel France II and will retain its historic charm.
A highlight of the first season will be a British Maritime voyage, with the ship anchoring off Cowes for the traditional Regatta fireworks display.
In total, nine voyages will be offered from the UK with seven departures from Harwich and two from Glasgow. Northern European itineraries will feature Denmark, Iceland, the Norwegian Fjords and the Baltics.
The ship will offer outstanding food and service and will appeal to active adults who want to travel the world in a new way. There will be a sophisticated enrichment and wellbeing programme and, for those who wish, the opportunity to take advantage of various complementary water sports available from its marina.
Tradewind Voyages’ programme will go on sale in November