ADVENTURE'S SOUTH OCEANS EXPEDITIONS
Captain Alejandro Jorge Da Milano is available for Antarctica,
South Georgia, Cape Horn and Tierra Del Fuego
with MAGO DEL SUR :
MAGO DEL SUR
She is a new steel 56' swing keel sloop especially
built for Antarctica with 8 bunks
- ·Breath: 16 ft
- Draft (max) : 14 ft (min): 3 ft
- Lifting Keel for going close to shore
- We can get very close to shore where other boats cannot go.
- Raised saloon for filming, lounging, dining, cooking, and navigating with a view Antarctica 24 hours a day.
- In the high latitudes it is too cold to eat on deck, but nothing will be missed while we dine.
Mago del Sur Vessel
* Maximum Crew: 8
* NOA: 16,30 mts.
* Beam: 4,80 mts.
* Max. Draft: 4,30 mts. (keel down)
* Min. Draft: 0,90 mts. (keel up)
Thanks to its retrac keel, Mago del Sur is able to get very close to the shore, where other boats cannot go.
Mago del Sur is equipped with all the safety systems and gear required in this area to sail in safety and guarantee your trust.
2 Life rafts
* Weather Fax
Add to that, our experience of ten years sailing in these latitudes.
Mago del Sur has an elevated enclosed salon which is ideal for videotaping, resting, enjoying meals and navigation, especially in these high latitudes, where it is often too cold to stay on deck for long periods of time. You will be able to enjoy your voyage in the comfort of the salon, without missing any detail of your surroundings.
* Central Heating System
* 1 Double stateroom
* 1 Cabin with a double bed and 2 single bunks
* 1 Cabin with 4 bunks
All food and beverages are included
Outside Steering at stern
Swing Keel Winch
Captain Alejandro "Mono" Da Milan
Captain Da Milano is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Captain Alejandro in Cape Horn
Captain Alexander started sailing with his parents when he was one month old, and from then on never stopped.
He has sailed over 250,000 nautical miles.
He took part in four FASTNET races, the Sardinia Cup, the Buenos Aires to Río de Janeiro race some 10 times, many other ocean races and has done five Atlantic crossings, voyaged to Antarctica and sailed around Cape Horn more times than he can count.
He has sailed the distance between Buenos Aires and the Caribbean many times single handed.
Mago del Sur is a sailing vessel available for adventure cruises on the Beagle Channel, Antarctica, Cape Horn, the Southern Ocean Islands, and along the Glaciers of the Fueguian Channels.
Underway, all passengers are active crew, and will be expected to help in sailing the boat.
Below are some of the standard voyage options.
However, we will be happy to taylor itineraries to suit your wishes, according to our local experience.
Cape Horn - 7 days
Fuegian Glaciers - 7 days
Isla de los Estados - 10 días
Antarctica - 1 month
Falkland (Malvinas) Is. and Georgia Is . - 1 month
The cost of the voyages depends on the
number of crew and the length of the voyage.
We also suggest you pack binoculars, camera with flash, video camera, note book or journal, musical instruments.
We recommend fast film for your still photo camera, as landscape backgrounds tend to be dark.
Our voyages include all the necessary gear to provide safety and comfort. However, we suggest that each passenger bring their own personal gear and warm clothing, as listed below:
Cold weather clothing
Warm cap and sailing gloves
Plus, for sailing:
Foul weather gear
Ready to do something unique, different, daring, adventurous?. A trip that will make the adrenaline move through your body like never before? Something only a true adventurer would do? Are you one of those Adventurers? If it is...
What you need to do to join us on a unique adventure.
Simple, just contact us with a rough outline of your requirements and let me, Captain Ben, and my Crew to do the rest for you.
Finally there isn't much we cannot cope with. Individuals or larger parties. Just let us know.