This page presents three contemporary design sailing ships. In addition to their present day profiles, these sailing ships utilize computers and machinery taking the place of sailors climbing the rigging to furl and unfurl the sails. The sails are assisted by engines.
Gross tons: 5,350
Length: 439 feet
Beam: 52 feet
Entered Service: 1986
Builder: Ateliers et Chantiers du Harve
Cruise Line: Windstar Cruises
Registered: The Bahamas
The first ship built for Windstar Cruises, Wind Star is smaller than the other ships on this page. But then the number of passengers is kept low. She offers a casual cruise experience without organized activities or large cruise ship amenities.
Sailing Cruise Ship Gallery - Wind Surf and Club Med 2