Hvar, Croatia
  • Daily Expedition Reports
  • 04 Jul 2022

Hvar, Croatia, 7/4/2022, Sea Cloud

  • Aboard the Sea Cloud
  • Mediterranean aboard Sea Cloud

As Captain Svendsen called his deck crew to their sail stations, the sounds of lines thudding to the decks could be heard on our first morning at sea together. Everyone watched in awe as Sea Cloud’s skeleton of masts began to billow out with thirty total sails, spanning 357-feet from bow sprit to stern. We moved under sail power for most of our morning until making way to our anchorage in Hvar. There, guests enjoyed time ashore with a guided tour of town that included walking the cobblestone streets, viewing the monastery, and a chance to self-explore afterwards. Some guests even took to the challenge of hiking all the way up to the Citadel, an incline 100 meters above sea level.

Photographers: Bill Saturno, National Geographic Specialist, and Courtney Michelle Cox, Assistant Expedition Leader

Previous Article

The Faroe Islands

Next Article

Amazon Natural Park and Yanayacu River

Under Sail: Greece to the Dalmatian Coast aboard Sea Cloud

VIEW ITINERARY

Sign Up for Daily Expedition Reports

Fields with an asterisk (*) are required.

Enter travel details to receive reports from a single expedition

Send Daily Expedition Reports to friends and family

*By clicking the submit button, I authorize Lindblad Expeditions to email me; however, I am able to unsubscribe at any time. For more details, see our Privacy Policy.

Please note: All Daily Expedition Reports (DERs) are posted Monday-Friday, during normal business hours. DERs are written onboard the ship only and do not apply to land-based portions of expeditions.