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Yacht Charter – Koh Tao and the Ang Thong Marine Park

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Ang Thong Marine Park

Aboard the SY Freedom Fargo Sailing from Koh Tao

Freedom Fargo is our 40 foot sailing charter yacht.

For yacht charter, she can easily accommodate four overnight guests and up to twelve guests during the day.

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Freedom Fargo is a Freedom 40, designed by Gary Hoyt and Halsey Herreschoff and built by Freedom Yachts. It is enshrined in the American sailboat hall of fame. It is unique in its twin unstayed aluminum masts. She is a cut ketch. Freedom Fargo is 40 feet long with a beam of 12 feet. It can sleep a total of six people.

She was purchased in Trinidad and Tobago in 2000 and subsequently sailed throughout the Caribbean and across the Pacific Ocean and on to Thailand. Freedom Fargo has proved her seaworthiness time and again, while traveling over 50,000 nautical miles.

Freedom Fargo is based in Koh Tao, Thailand. She is commercially registered in Thailand and is available for full yacht charter and sailing cruises. Freedom Fargo can often be seen sailing to the Ang Thong National Marine Park. One of the most beautiful locations in the Gulf of Thailand. Freedom Fargo is available for full and half day yacht charter around Koh Tao. Perfect for people who want to relax, enjoy the sun and snorkel in the many bays around the island.

Technical Specifications:

LOA: 40.00′ / 12.19m

Beam: 12.00′ / 3.66m

Draft: max 10.00′ / 3.05m – min 4.25′ / 1.30m

Rig Type: Ketch, Unstayed

Construct: Fibre Glass/Epoxy Resin

Number of Berths:

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Our Freedom 40 can sleep up to 6 guests comfortably over night. One double aft cabin, a double v-birth in the bow and 2 single bunks within the saloon.

Draft wth/wthout Drop-board :

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Freedom Fargo has a centre board that can be raised to enable a far shallower draft.

 

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Full Yacht Charter Price List

Full Day Yacht Charter, Half Day Yacht Charter, sunsets and Ang Thong Cruises. The perfect way to spend some relaxing time away from the island.

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4 Days Ang Thong CruiseMost Popular

THB 68,400

Full Charter for 1-2 people
  • 4 full days, 3 nights
  • The Island Cruises Angthong Marine Park Sailing Safari. Surely the biggest sailing attraction in the Gulf of Thailand!. The sailing cruise is an expedition to one of the last untouched and unspoilt natural attractions remaining in Thailand. The 42 magnificent limestone islands of the Angthong Marine Park, together with it’s gorgeous underwater world. Guaranteed to leave an impression that lasts a lifetime!
    We cover a distance of about 100 nautical miles. This sailing cruise combines serious sailing with the possibility of having the major attractions of the islets completely for yourself.
  • 1-2 People
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7 Day Western Gulf Yacht Charter

THB 112,000

Full Charter for 1-2 people
  • 7 full days, 7 nights
  • Increased interest by sailing enthusiasts in longer join in cruises has meant that our 7 day western Gulf of Thailand sailing cruise is not only available as a full yacht charter, but as well as a join in cruise. Having a full 7 days (7 x 24h) time offers a much more relaxed approach to see the most beautiful sites of the western Gulf of Thailand. So no having to steam against the wind just to keep to the itinerary. Including Koh Phangan into the sailing cruise offers the possibility to adjust the itinerary according to the prevailing wind. This opens the under developed east coast for exploration during SW – monsoon season.
  • A surcharge of 1500 THB applies for every person over 6 and up to 12 people.
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Full Day Yacht Charter around Koh TaoSail around Koh Tao in style

THB 23,000

Up to 6 people per Charter
  • 7 Hours
  • The full day yacht charter provides guests with the unique opportunity to enjoy the sights of Koh Tao from the deck of our yacht. Guests can decide to sail to any one of the gorgeous bays on Koh Tao where you can experience some of the great marine life Koh Tao has to offer. Aboard you will enjoy a Thai buffet lunch provided by Island Cruises. Soak up the sun and enjoy the best that sailing in Thailand has to offer. The charter includes transportation to and from the yacht, 7 hours sole use of the yacht, snorkeling equipment, one meal, water, tea and coffee.
  • A surcharge of 1500 THB applies for every person over 6 and up to 12 people.
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Half Day Yacht Charter around Koh Tao

THB 15,000

Up to 6 people per Charter
  • 4 Hours
  • On the half day yacht charter we will be sailing to one of the tranquil bays or white sandy beaches on Koh Tao. Jump in the clear blue water and enjoy snorkeling in one of the best underwater spots in Thailand. If you’re not into snorkeling around Koh Tao, we can simply go sailing and cruise around the Gulf of Thailand. The half day charter includes transfer to and from your accomodations, use of snorkeling equipment and unlimited soft drinks
  • A surcharge of 1000 THB applies for every person over 6 and up to 12 people.
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Sunset Cruise around Koh TaoGreat way to enjoy Sunset on Koh Tao

THB 8,600

Up to 6 people per Charter
  • 2 Hours
  • Experience the incredible beauty of Koh Tao on a sunset cruise! Our sunset cruise gives you two hours of sailing and will undoubtedly offer the most spectacular sunset you will see during your stay on Koh Tao. This cruise includes dinghy transfers and pick up from your accommodations.
  • A surcharge of 500 THB is applied for every person over 6 people up to 12 people.
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"Freedom Fargo: A totally amazing experience. Left HK for a so longed holidays and came back filled with one of the best experience in life."

− Claudia A. February 9, 2014

"Sail-tastic. We were looking for a true adventure on the sea exploring an unspoilt archipelago and we were not to be disappointed."

− Neil S. February 10, 2014

"A magical experience. Totally awesome, highlight of our trip to Thailand.
The crew went out of their way to fill our days with wonderful things - exploring caves, swimming with bioluminescence, visiting deserted beaches."

− Georgina W. February 7, 2014

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Freedom Fargo Join in Yacht Charter Price List

Join in Cruises aboard our 40ft charter yacht can make visiting our top destinations under sail, more cost effective for the individual.

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4 Day Join InAng Thong Cruise

THB 22,000

Per Charter
  • 4 Days – 3 Nights
  • Join in with one of our existing cruises and spend 3 nights under the stars. We’ll take you exploring the hundreds of hidden caves, beaches and lagoons of the Ang Thong Marine Park. We start and finish up at Koh Tao
  • Single Person Joining In On Existing Cruise
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7 Day Join InWestern Gulf Cruise

THB 38,000

Per Charter
  • 7 Days – 6 Nights
  • If you want to take a more comprehensive look at the Western Gulf of Thailand, why not join in on one of our 7 Day cruises. We sail to and explore some of the other highlights like Sail Rock, Koh Pha Ngan, Koh Samui, Koh Tao and the incredible Ang Thong.
  • Join in Per Person
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Afternoon Koh Tao Cruise

THB 2,150

Per Person
  • 4 Hours
  • What do the local expats do when they want to escape from the hustle and bustle of busy Koh Tao? They go out on a sailing yacht for an afternoon and enjoy the life here from another angle! You will be surprised how relaxing it can be to enjoy the scenery of Koh Tao from the sea, under sail while sipping on a free beer. Meet new people while your choice of music plays in the background on our Bose sound system. The booze cruise meets at our office in Mae Haad at 2pm.
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Full Yacht Charter or Join in Yacht Charter Booking Form

Whether you are a family wishing to charter our Yacht with exclusivity, or single traveller looking to join in with an existing join in trip, enquire as to availability using the form below.

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Fill out the form below. We will be in touch to confirm your desired booking date as soon as one of the team is available. If you do not have a telephone number here in Thailand, please leave that field blank. Thank you.

Your Name (required):

Your Email (required):

Your Contact Number:

Which charter you are interested in:

Number of people:

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What date would you like to arrange for your charter:

Yacht Charter Sailing Cruise to the Ang Thong

Sailing lessons & courses from Sairee Beach, Koh Tao

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Ang Thong Marine Park Cruise

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Segeln Thailand

Our German language website for sailing charter in Thailand – Book your charter in German with complete confidence

 

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Sailing Courses on Koh Tao

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Sailing Courses - Book Today

Learn to Sail on Koh Tao with Sailing Courses Available for all Levels.

Koh Tao is a great place to learn sailing. Why not take part in one of our sailing courses for all skill levels.

Sailing Koh Tao – Blue Water Sailing School

“Learning to Sail on Koh Tao was the absolute highlight of my holiday”

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Learn to sail in Thailand. Adventure sailing on Koh Tao. If you are thinking about hitch hiking your way across the oceans as crew, there is a lot to learn. Sign up to one of our sailing courses for some practical sailing experience. One on One or group sailing lessons are available. To brush up on skills learned some time ago, why not join up for a specialist sailing lesson on any of the topics below. Alternatively sign up for a competent crew course and cover all of these maritime skills while underway aboard our 40ft Yacht – SY Freedom Fargo.

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Parts of the Boat

Boatspeak & terminology, types of rig, sail plan, directions on a sail boat.

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Dinghy Sailing

On this sailing course you’ll learn the small boats first, how to rig them, solo launching & sailing.

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Navigation

Learn to read and navigate with a Chart & how to use GPS systems at sea.

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Weather Watching

Learning to watch for bad weather and to plan your passage accordingly.

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Rope Work

Learn rope terminology, Halyards and Sheets. Learn to tie Bowlines, Clove Hitches, Reef Knots, Sheet Bends and how to Splice…

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Emergency at Sea

Safety training will help you to minimise danger but if an incident happens at sea, you will need to know the emergency procedures.

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Anchoring Safely

Selecting the best site, prepare the lines/dropping anchor, what to watch out for: tide, wind direction, swing, appropriate landing area.

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Hazards at Sea

Learn to Navigate in little to no visibility weather during time and night.

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VHF Radio Skills

Learn VHF radio communication skills. Broadcasting emergency messages, Ship to Ship communications & Ship to Shore communications.

Sailing Koh Tao – Dinghy Sailing Courses

Ever wondered how to start sailing? Those who start out learning to sail in Sailing Dinghies have a massive advantage over those who do not. In small sail boats, you really can quite quickly gain a solid understanding of basic sailing. Skills that can help you toward international yacht training further down the line.

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Dinghy sailing gives you the perfect foothold from which to develop your skills as a sailor. If your plan is to learn to sail and eventually go on to buy a bigger vessel, our dinghies and tuition will give you a sound understanding of how to use the wind and the practical ocean training to get you moving. It’s great fun too! Call, email or pop in to our office to book a dinghy sailing course. Adult sailing lessons and junior sailing lessons are available aboard all our dinghies. Call to Book your sailing course now on +66 (0) 93 645 2826

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Private Laser Dinghy Lessons and Sailing Course

A great deal at only THB 1,450

Per Hour
  • Private Laser/Zuma Lesson
  • 1 Hour
  • Private sailing lessons sailing courses on an hourly basis. The content of the sailing lessons are completely determined by the student’s skill level and are highly flexible.
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Private Hobie Catamaran Sailing LessonsOnboard Cool Box

For just THB 2,250

Per Hour
  • Private Hobie Getaway Lesson
  • 1 Hour
  • Private sailing lessons on an hourly basis. The content of the sailing lessons are completely determined by the student’s skill level and are highly flexible. One of the benefits of the Hobie Catamaran is that there’s plenty of space for a few extra classmates to enjoy sailing around Koh Tao. We also have an engine should the wind stop.
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Introduction to Dinghy Sailing Course

THB 3,650

Per Course
  • Zuma/Laser/Hobie
  • 4 Hours
  • Our introductory sailing course is designed to give you a taste of the freedom and fun sailing your own boat can provide. The course consists of three hours active sailing in one of our dinghies, with one on one tuition from the instructor as well as one hour of sailing theory.
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Learn to Sail Dinghy Sailing CourseHuge Discounts

THB 15,700

Per Course
  • Zuma/Laser/Hobie
  • Five Days – 4 Hrs/Day
  • The goal of this sailing course is to get you completely familiar and comfortable with all aspects of sailing a small boat all by yourself. This includes, rigging, launching, sailing solo and de-rigging. You will also learn sailing terminology and sail theory.
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Advanced Sailing & Racing

THB 2,650

Per Course
  • Zuma/Laser/Hobie
  • 3 Hours
  • This short sailing course is designed for sailors who already know how to sail proficiently but would like to further their education and experience. This course is flexible in its content and can include advanced sail theory, kinetics, racing rules, tactics, strategy, advanced racing maneuvers such as roll tacks and much more.
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Sailing Koh Tao – Yacht Sailing School

Competent Crew Sailing Course for the Ocean Hiker – 5 Days or 5 Days and 4 Nights

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This course teaches crew level ocean training. During the course we give students an in depth introduction to all aspects of ocean cruising, boat handling, and safety standards. It is taught on our 40 foot sailing yacht. The competent crew sailing course can be done in 5 days or as a liveaboard cruise over 5 days and 4 nights. By the end of the course you will have logged over 100 nautical miles including a four hour night sail as required by international competent crew standards.

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Ocean Hiker Competent Crew Sailing Course

On-Shore Competent Crew Course

only THB 19,800

Per Person Per Course
  • SY Freedom Fargo
  • Five Days
  • Join in competent crew sailing courses aboard our 40ft. ketch rigged blue-water cruiser. Crew return to shore every evening to their own accomodation.
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Live-aboard Competent Crew Sailing CourseBecome an Ocean Hiker

only THB 29,900

Per Person Per Course
  • 5 Days, 4 Nights
  • SY Freedom Fargo
  • Five Days
  • Join in live-aboard competent crew sailing courses aboard our 40ft. ketch rigged blue-water cruiser. Crew live-aboard Freedom Fargo every evening instead of returning to shore, and cater for themselves and the captain in the galley.
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Live-aboard Private Charter Competent Crew Sailing Course

only THB 74,750

Per 2 People Per Course
  • SY Freedom Fargo
  • Five Days – Four Nights
  • 2 person live-aboard competent crew sailing course aboard our 40ft. ketch rigged blue-water cruiser. Crew live-aboard Freedom Fargo every evening instead of returning to shore, and cater for themselves and the captain in the galley. A great way to learn the ropes with a friend.
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Live-aboard Private Charter Competent Crew Sailing CourseHuge Discounts

only THB 108,000

Per 4 Persons Per Course
  • SY Freedom Fargo
  • Five Days – Four Nights
  • 3 person live-aboard competent crew sailing course aboard our 40ft. ketch rigged blue-water cruiser. Crew live-aboard Freedom Fargo every evening instead of returning to shore, and cater for themselves and the captain in the galley. A great way to learn the ropes with some friends.
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Competent Crew Sailing Course Off-Shore Add on

THB 9,500

Per Person Per Course
  • SY Freedom Fargo
  • Two Days, One Night
  • After completing the Competent Crew Sailing Course our students have the option to complete our two day Offshore Add on. We usually sail to Koh Phangan, a passage of 25nm, so together 50 to 60 extra nautical miles for your logbook. Students have the opportunity to apply the newly gained knowledge of crewing on a offshore going sailing yacht. Included in this Offshore Add on is basic accommodation aboard and lunch. Breakfast (2nd day) and Dinner (1st day) will be ashore at your own expense.
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Sailing Courses Booking Form

Dreamt of sailing the world? Island hopping, ocean hiking or maybe you just want to have a ton of fun dinghy sailing while you are on koh tao and need some lessons to help you make the most of it.

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Book a sailing lesson with us today to find out what sailing is all about. Fill out the form below and we will be in touch to confirm your desired booking date as soon as one of the team is available. If you do not have a telephone number here in Thailand, please leave that field blank. Thank you.

Your Name (required):

Your Email (required):

Your Contact Number:

Which course you are interested in:

Number of people:

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When would you like to book your course:

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Sailing lessons & courses from Sairee Beach, Koh Tao

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We can teach you to sail our sailing dinghies and our charter yacht. We offer many different sailing courses for all skill levels. Book a sailing lesson or a course…

Ang Thong Marine Park Cruise

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With 42 islands spread out over 102 square kilometers, Ang Thong Marine Park is one of our most popular charter destinations. We sail to the Ang Thong from Ko Tao,…

SY Freedom Fargo – Yacht Charter Koh Tao

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Yacht Charter Koh Tao – Sailing from the crystal blue waters of Koh Tao to destinations in the Gulf of Thailand Book a sailing charter in the Gulf of Thailand…

Sailing Dinghy Rental Fleet @ FLOWER Restaurant, South Sairee Beach, Nr MAYA Beach Club, Koh Tao. Thailand.

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Why not Book a sailing lesson on Koh Tao aboardone of our sailing dinghies? – Call today on 093 645 2826. We have five sailing dinghies, located on south Sairee…

Link to Island Cruises Charter Agency. Learn Yacht Sailing on Ko Tao

Island Cruises

Book luxurious sailing cruises from a huge selection of the finest charter boats available on the East and West coasts of Thailand.

 

Link to our German language website - segelnthailand.de

Segeln Thailand

Our German language website for sailing charter in Thailand – Book your charter in German with complete confidence

 

Link to Accommodationkohtao.com for Hostel and Hotel Bookings on Koh Tao, Thailand.

Accommodation

Sailing with us and need lodgings? Book your stay from a wide range of Luxury & Budget accommodation on Koh Tao