Sail with us

Join the expedition as a deckhand

You can be part of the unique adventure of sailing on board Götheborg. You will experience life on board a 18th century ship and make friends for life. As a deckhand you sail together with the professional crew, but are not required to have any sailing experience and will get training on board. 

If this is your dream, don't hesitate to apply to become a deckhand on one of the sailing legs

Book two sailing legs – get 50 % discount 

If you book two or more sailing legs, you get 50 % discount on the cheapest sailing leg. This is only available to eight people on each sailing leg, so don't wait to send in your application!  

Available Sailing Legs Find out which sailing legs are available right now. Here you will find a description of each sailing leg, number of days sailing, sign on and off dates as well as the price for each leg. Read more
Who can apply? Read this information (terms & conditions) to see who can apply to be a deckhand. Because of the physically demanding work that we do on board, anyone joining us as a deckhand need to meet a number of requirements listed here. Read more
Life on board Learn about life on board, and what you need to bring along when joining the crew for this great adventure. Read more
How to apply Do you want to apply for a position on board the world's largest wooden sailing ship and an adventure of a lifetime? Register here. Read more
Payment agreement & Cancellation rules Read this information (terms & conditions) to see who can apply to be a deckhand. Due to the physically demanding work on board, deckhands need to meet a number of requirements listed here. Read more
FAQ Before applying to become a crew member on Götheborg of Sweden, please read the most frequently asked questions. Read more

Contact

Gabriella Johansson

Crew Manager Deckhands

Latest news

Moored at Canary Wharf in London

08 August 2022

We have arrived in London, and we were greeted with style by the Londoners! Passing Tower Bridge at 08:30 in the morning, thousands of onlookers were lining the quaysides to see the ship. We are now moored at Thames Quay in the South Dock in Canary Wharf, and will be open to visitors during the stopover.

Thank you Oslo

31 July 2022

We are now headed for London, after four sunny and warm days in the Norwegian capital Oslo. Thank you Oslo for hosting us for a few days, and thank you to everyone who came and visited us. Oslo is the last stop in the Nordic countries before we head south on our great Asia Expedition 2022/2023. 

We are in Oslo!

28 July 2022

We have arrived in Oslo, and are now moored at Vippetangen near Akershus Fortress. We are here until Sunday 31 July, and are open to visitors Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. We look forward to greeting you on board!