The Largest Sailing Ship in the World
Swan of the
( Nippon Maru II
( Music: 2'
“Nippon Maru II” was built
in 1984, successor of the then “Nippon Maru” (1930-1984). She is
the largest training sail ship in the world and nicknamed “Swan of the
Pacific.” Her total tonnage is 2,570 metric tons with 110.09 meter overall
length, 13.80 meter width, 6.57 meter draft, and 43.5 meter
high from sea surface to
top of mast. She has 4 masts and 36 sails in total, 190 crews on board. The
pictures shown here are to introduce the process of the Sail Drill.
It took about an hour for the trainees to finish this sail
She has been visiting the ports around the world and still continues her mission to carry friendship to your nearby
Process of the Sail Drill