Voyage to Ascension, one of the most interesting volcanic islands in the world and one of the world’s best kept wildlife secrets. Home to vast nesting turtle populations, migrating land crabs, large seabird colonies, colonial forts and an artificial rainforest instigated by Charles Darwin. Regular flights connect to Saint Helena and Ascension Island, allowing participants to fly to/from both islands. Fly to Saint Helena early to join a land-based guided tour before this voyage leg. Stay on Ascension Island after arrival for a guided tour to explore the incredible wildlife hotspots and history of the island (Ascension tour is planned for 25/05/2025 to 30/05/2025). Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
After a decade of planning, and two successful test voyages in 2020 and 2021, the DARWIN200 Global Voyage will commence in 2023. rnrnWe will make landfall at all of the ports key locations where Charles Darwin stepped ashore during the voyage of HMS Beagle. rn
The DARWIN200 Global Voyage will be undertaken aboard the spectacular 50m long tall ship Oosterschelde. Built in 1918, this uniquely restored, three-masted schooner is the most beautiful historic vessel afloat.
Complete with a bar, a wood-fired stove and a piano, she will be your home during your adventure!
See images or take a 3D tour of Oosterschelde below!