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Schooner Eldorado – Sailing Ship Adventure – Sunset Cruises – Wind is our Friend

Schooner Eldorado – Sailing Ship Adventure – Sunset Cruises – Wind is our Friend
  • Morning tour (incl. aircraft spotting & swim stop)

    Tickets from 69,00 USD

    Enjoy the early morning on board the elegant schooner Eldorado for a wind powered sailing adventure. Take a refreshing bath while at anchor in Mullet Bay and see planes fly overhead when passing the word-renown Maho Beach.

  • Afternoon tour (incl. aircraft spotting)

    Tickets from 69,00 USD

    Delight in calming sea breeze and panoramic island views while on board the schooner Eldorado with the Caribbean sun in the zenith. Refresh yourself with a swim break in Mullet bay and watch airplanes take off and land feet above Maho Beach.

  • Sunset cruise (incl. mega yacht spotting)

    Tickets from 69,00 USD

    There’s nothing like skidding across the crystal clear waters of St. Maarten with only the sweet sounds of wind and water accompanying you. As the sunsets, the scenic view of St. Maarten transforms itself into a mesmerizing landscape of twinkling lights.

  • 30 April 2017

    Sunday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 2 May 2017

    Tuesday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 3 May 2017

    Wednesday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 4 May 2017

    Thursday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 10 May 2017

    Wednesday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 11 May 2017

    Thursday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 12 May 2017

    Friday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 14 May 2017

    Sunday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 15 May 2017

    Monday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

  • 16 May 2017

    Tuesday

    • Adults (all ages)             $ 69,00
    • Children (3-14 years) $ 35,00
    • Infants (below 3) Free of charge

    Welcome drink included. Beverages, snacks and ship´s souvenirs against cash or credit card.

“including plane spotting near Maho Beach and mega yacht spotting in Simpson Bay”

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    Aircraft spotting at Maho Beach

    Watch the planes fly overhead as the ship sails past the world-renown Maho Beach on St. Maarten. Arriving aircrafts must touch down as close as possible to the beginning of the runway due to the short runway length of Princess Juliana International Airport.

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    Mega yacht spotting in Simpson Bay

    Take a close look to the real mega yachts at anchor in the Simpson Bay as the Captain of the schooner Eldorado sets course into Simpson Bay passing the mega yachts at low distance before returning back to Philipsburg.

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General information

  • For Cruise Line Passengers

    -Bookings in advance possible through your cruise line or cruise provider
    -Last minute tickets available at the shore excursion desk on board your cruise ship
    -Pick-up on the pier next to your cruise ship, organized by the shore ex team
    -10 minutes’ walk from cruise ship pier to taxi jetty for embarking schooner
    -10 minutes’ walk back to your cruise ship after the tour
    -A welcome drink and light snacks included
    -Beverages and ships souvenirs available for purchase
    -Payment methods cash or credit card (Master, Visa, American)

    For island tourists and locals

    -Pick-up by tender boat at Chesterfield Restaurant, 15 minutes before tour start
    -Parking facilities at Chesterfield Restaurant against fee (approx. 5 USD)
    -Drop off by tender boat at Chesterfield Restaurant after tour end
    -A welcome drink and light snacks included
    -Beverages and ships souvenirs available for purchase
    -Tickets and consumptions payable on board cash or credit card (Master, Visa, American)

    Contact us

    Phone           +1 721 522 35 27, +1 721 526 13 34
    Phone int.     +31 6 221 99 342, +49 172 516 93 97
    Email             info@windisourfriend.com

Sailing ship Eldorado

You can expect great hospitality on board this unique schooner operating from St. Maarten. The Captain promises full sails and real sailing. The Eldorado is spotless maintained and especially designed according today’s customer demands. There is no comparable sailing ship for day sails and sunset cruises in the Caribbean so take the chance and join us on this wind powered adventure.

Languages on board

  • English English
  • Nederlands Nederlands
  • Deutsch Deutsch
  • Español Español
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