News and photos of recent yacht visits to the world's most remote community.

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Sail Ho!

Was the traditional cry when a sailing vessel was sighted off Tristan and the prospect of trade created excitement in the village. Today Tristan is a popular port of call for the few intrepid yacht crews that brave South Atlantic waters. This page highlights recent vists by yachts.

If you are thinking about yachting to Tristan, please read the Information for Visiting Ships and Yachts first. You will be made very welcome, but you should not just arrive without prior notice.

Last Vendée Globe 2020 Yachts pass Tristan

The last group of yachts passed Tristan on the 6th December, a few days after one of the leading yachts sank.
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Vendée Globe Yacht Race Passing Tristan and Gough

During the past weekend, competitors in the Vendée Globe yacht race have been passing through the Tristan group of islands.
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Yacht Bazileus Calls off the Settlement

The Maltese-flagged yacht Bazileus called at Tristan on the 24th October 2020.
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Archival List of Vessels Visiting Tristan da Cunha

An archival list of ships and yachts visiting Tristan da Cunha or nearby waters from 2016.
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Gough project team members return home by sea and air

Tricky return journeys via Ascension Island and Cape Town
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Gough Restoration Team arrives at the island

Yacht Evohe trip gets the 2020 project properly underway
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