Westbound Transatlantic Tall Ship Cruises aboard Royal Clipper, Star Clipper and Star Flyer

Experience the thrill of crossing the Atlantic from Europe to the Americas on an authentic sailing ship without sacrificing creature comforts, and with the benefit of good food and service

Cruise Only - Package Possible
15 nights from £782pp

Westbound Transatlantic Tall Ship Cruises aboard Royal Clipper, Star Clipper and Star Flyer Special Offer

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There are three Westbound crossings to choose from, all departing in October and November. Whichever you choose, a traditional voyage under sail from one continent to another is sure to be a memorable journey.

Join Star Flyer on a 15-night voyage sailing from Las Palmas across the Atlantic to Barbados.

The magnificent 5-masted Royal Clipper leaves Lisbon for a 16-night journey to Bridgetown, taking in Casablanca and Safi in Morocco and Tenerife, with nine, relaxing days at sea.

Star Clipper will depart from Las Palmas for her 14-night sailing to Philipsburg on the Caribbean island of St Maarten. This crossing offers an uninterrupted journey from the Canary Islands to the Caribbean.

The facilities and service on board the Star Clippers fleet ensures you an enjoyable Atlantic voyage. The furnishings are elegant and the easy-going atmosphere is helped by open-seat dining and no requirements for formal dress.

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Las Palmas to Barbados on Star Flyer Itinerary

Day 1 - Las Palmas (Canary Islands, Spain)

Embark Star Flyer in Las Palmas.

Day 2 - Santa Cruz de Tenerife or San Sebastian La Gomera

In 2015, Star Flyer calls at Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Tenerife has steep volcanic mountains bisected by valleys lush with flowers and vegetation, with snow-topped Mount Teide the highest in Spain. In the capital of Santa Cruz' anthropological museum, learn about the original inhabitants of Tenerife, the stone age Guanche people, who eked out an existence as shepherds. In 2016, Star Flyer calls at San Sebastian on the island of La Gomera where bright yachts and colourful boats moor in the harbour.

Day 3 - 15 - At sea

Enjoy the thrill of an Atlantic crossing on a genuine sailing ship. Star Flyer is a true clipper ship, with polished brass, gleaming brightwork and a crew to trim the sails. The friendliness and enthusiasm of the Star Flyer's officers and crew adds to an unforgettable sailing experience.

Day 16 - Bridgetown (Barbados)

Disembark Star Flyer in Barbados.

The Captain reserves the right to alter the itinerary to suit wind and weather conditions.

Lisbon to Barbados on Royal Clipper Itinerary

Day 1 - Lisbon (Portugal)

Embark Royal Clipper in Lisbon.

Day 2 - At sea

Relax aboard the elegant, 5-masted Royal Clipper. Inspired by the legendary tall ship, Preussen, Royal Clipper has the distinction of being the largest and only five-masted sailing ship built since her predecessor was launched in 1902.

Day 3 - Casablanca (Morocco)

Steeped in French, Arabian and African culture, Casablanca has long been famous for intrigue and mystery. The fanciful buildings in the Medina contrasts with the enormous Hassan II Mosque holding 70,000 worshippers.

Day 4 - Safi (Morocco)

Today, Safi is home to a fishing port and a lively old town where you can buy traditional regional pottery. Perhaps take an optional tour to Marrakesh.

Day 5 - At sea

Royal Clipper sails to the Canary Islands.

Day 6 - Tenerife (Canary Islands, Spain)

This is Royal Clipper's last call before her Atlantic crossing. Its steep volcanic mountains are bisected by lush valleys rich in flowers and vegetation. Perhaps visit the anthropological museum to learn aobut the stone age Guanche people. Not to be missed is an optional drive into the mountains, where 3718-metre Mount Teide is covered in snow for most of the year.

Day 7 - 16 - At sea

With a complement of 42 sails on its 5 masts, Royal Clipper reflects the grand age of sail, but with state-of-the-art navigation systems and every comfort and luxury. Enjoy the transatlantic crossing on Royal Clipper - an authentic sailing experience.

Day 17 - Bridgetown (Barbados)

Disembark Royal Clipper in Bridgetown, Barbados.

Las Palmas to St Maarten on Star Clipper Itinerary

Day 1 - Las Palmas (Canary Islands, Spain)

Embark Star Clipper in Las Palmas, Canary Islands.

Day 2 - 14 - At sea

Sailing aboard Star Clipper recreates the traditions and romance of the legendary era of clipper ships. Crossing the Atlantic under sail is an unforgettable experience as Star Clipper travels from the Canary Islands to the Caribbean.

Day 15 - Philipsburg (St Maarten)

Disembark Star Clipper in Philipsburg, St Maarten.

The Captain reserves the right to alter the itinerary to suit wind and weather conditions.

Price Includes

  • Full-board accommodation on Star Flyer, Star Clipper or Royal Clipper

Price Does Not Include

  • Flights and transfers - please contact us for a quote
  • Port Charges
  • Optional excursions

Save 20% plus extra exclusive £50pp on 2016 dates! Plus exclusive savings of up to £50pp on 2015 dates. Book by 31 Jan 2016. Prices shown include discounts

Fly/cruise package from just £2199pp! Applies to 7 Nov 2015 departure. Includes flights from London, overseas transfers and port charges


2016 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

Departure Date Cat 6 Cat 5 Cat 4 Cat 3 Cat 2 Cat 1 Owner's Cabin
Ship: Royal Clipper
Nov 03£1086£1154£1542£1786£2082£2386£3362
Ship: Star Flyer
Oct 22£782£834£1114£1290£1502£1722£2290

Price Information

  • Prices are per person based on two people sharing a double cabin
  • Prices exclude Port Charges of between £50pp and £160pp, dependent on length of itinerary