Program Details

This voyage is a once in a lifetime opportunity to sail aboard S/Y Argo, our 112-foot schooner from Australia to Bali and across the Southern Indian Ocean, to Cape Town via Christmas Island and Mauritius.
Location:
Christmas Island, Christmas Island; Multi-Country Programs, Multi-Country Programs; Darwin, Australia; Programs at Sea, Programs at Sea; Cocos Islands And Keeling Islands, Cocos (Keeling) Islands; Terre Rouge, Mauritius; Cape Town, South Africa
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Fall Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:

This voyage is a once in a lifetime opportunity to sail aboard S/Y Argo, our 112-foot schooner, from Australia to Bali and across the Southern Indian Ocean to Cape Town via Christmas Island and Mauritius. The voyage offers a full complement of academics, allowing students to earn 12 college credits. Additionally, this voyage will prove to be an exciting travel adventure that emphasizes blue-water sailing skills development, SCUBA diving training, and cultural exploration. Sail training certifications for this voyage are issued through International Yacht Training, as IYT offers the only global standard in professional yachting certifications. Students have the opportunity to progress up to the level of Master of Yachts 200 Ton based on past experience and aptitude.

Setting Description:
Semester at sea aboard a sailing vessel.

Additional Program Information

Requirements:
No experience necessary
Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
Please contact Seamester for more information.

Program Reviews

Overall Rating

5.0

Based on 1 Reviews

  • The most amazing 3 months of my life!
    5.0
    01/04/17

    I think the most memorable experience for me was night watch, any of them. My favorite watch was definitely 12 a.m. to 4 a.m. The stars were incredible, and the bio luminescence was insane. It's hard to describe, but being under sail at night with out

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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