After a short stop in the port of Castellammare di Stabia, the Royal Clipper sails to Sicily

royal-clipperThe majestic sailing ship with five trees with square sails is back to enchant the Sorrento Peninsula. This is the “Royal Clipper”, the ship from sailing cruise company Star Clippers.

Inspired by the legendary Preussen, the schooner that until last century it was considered the largest and fastest in the world, the Royal Clipper today, states the only tall ship 5 trees and 42 sails. The impressive sailing ship along well 134 meters, is characterized by the elegance and the charm of the past, that recalls those legendary tales of pirates, treasure and adventurous, unpredictable journeys. The Royal Clipper can accommodate up to 227 passengers in elegant rooms, equipped with all comforts, for a cruise of adventure and relaxation.

Guests have several activities available to never get bored. Can lie down on the edge of the three pools, climb without danger from the crow’s nest, where you can admire the extraordinary beauty, such as the Sorrento Peninsula.

During the stop in Peninsula, passengers were driven to discover Pompeii, the largest archaeological site in the world, where they could see what the lava has made eternal. The tour finished in Sorrento, birthplace of Torquato Tasso, known around the world for beauty and tipic local products, such as nuts, lemons, olive oil, fruits of the earth that tell the ancient traditions peasant of the place.

At the end of the stage in the Sorrento Peninsula, moored in the port of Castellammare di Stabia, the Royal Clipper sailed by one of the Aeolian Islands, continuing his tour of the Tyrrhenian Sea.

C. G.