ARC+ St. Vincent
Sail from Las Palmas de Gran Canaria to Blue Lagoon Bay, St. Vincent via Mindelo, Sao Vicente, Cape Verde.
Approximately 850 + 2150 nautical miles or 5>7 + 12>16 days for a 12m (40’) cruising boat. ARC+ St. Vincent is open to all monohulls or multihulls between 10.30m (33’ 10”) and 18.29m (59’ 11).
A new route choice for the world’s most popular cruising rally enables boats to make the most of the north east trade winds sailing via the popular Cape Verde Islands to St. Vincent and the Grenadines; the gateway to a cruisers’ paradise of Caribbean sailing.
Nestled in Blue Lagoon Bay, Blue Lagoon Marina will host the fleet’s arrival in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The idyllic bay is surrounded by palm trees and the small marina boasts a warm Vincentian welcome complete with rum punch... Well worth crossing an ocean for!
When arriving in St. Vincent, there is a lit marked channel to Blue Lagoon Bay suitable for yachts with a draft less than 2.30m (7’ 7”); a deeper channel exists for daytime entry with local pilotage.