Sail to Asia in 2022

Götheborg of Sweden is sailing again and you can be a part of the adventure! Now is your chance to join the crew of the largest wooden sailing ship in the world, and climb the 40-meter rig. Read more about the adventure and what position would suit you best. If this is your dream, don't hesitate to apply to become a deckhand on our Asia 2022 expedition. 

Application for the Asia 2022 expedition will be opened later in the autumn 2021. Sign up for our newsletter at the bottom of this page to get notified as soon as we open up applications. Stay posted! 

Deckhand As a deckhand you pay to sail along. You sail together with the professional crew, but are not required to have any sailing experience and will get training on board. A unique adventure where you will experience life on board a 18th century ship and make friends for life. Apply for a position on board here! Read more
Professional crew The professional crew consists of both paid and non-paid crew. Both need to have a seafarer education, or at least (mandatory) additional training certificates, and have experience of sailing on square-rigged sailing ships. Right now, we are not looking for any professional crew. Read more


Gabriella Johansson

Crew Manager Deckhands

Latest news

Sustainability workshop with CSR Västsverige

23 November 2021

Sustainability is at the core of our expedition 2022/2023. Therefore, we have started a process of identifying what we can improve and what we can do to make sure we take responsible decisions and actions for a sustainable future.

New yards in the making

19 November 2021

The exciting task for this week included locating, taking down, debarking and preparing timber that will become six new yards on the ship! Heading out on our big expedition to Asia next year, we need to bring spare yards with us, and this week has been very busy at the sawmill outside of Laholm.