The GARCIA Passoa 54 is one of the best aluminium offshore cruising yachts. Built in very strong aluminium, to very high standards of workmanship she is one of the safest sailboats in her category and definitely a favourite for sailors wanting to cruise long distances and explore remote places.
Her rotating centerboard means her draft goes from 1,45 m to 2,65 m making her efficient upwind and able to access shallow anchorages. Her elegant lines and her cutter rig provide for great sailing at any angle to the wind.
Xing is one the most recent Passoa 54, built in 2007 and the only one with a proper owner’s lay out. She has a very large double cabin in front, with a desk area, ample storage, an en-suite bathroom. She also offers a double guest cabin on port, a technical and storage room, a nice bathroom, a proper chart table and a very large saloon area with 2 additional berths. The galley is nicely appointed with big work surfaces, a double sink, a freezer and a fridge. The interior is very roomy and offers lots of natural light. With beautiful woodwork in great condition she is definitely a very elegant yacht.
She is completely insulated so the interior is cool in the tropics and stays warm in the cold climate. She is also equipped with a stove for heating.
Her engine is a Perkins Sabre 135 HP with only 2200 hours, her propeller is a 3 blades folding Maxprop and she can reach 9 knots under engine when needed. With 1260 liters of diesel and 1500 liters of water she is autonomous for very long passages.
She is equipped with 680W of solar (2020), all the electronics are from 2018, she has 1 000 Amp/h of house batteries, the sails from Incidences are in great condition, the safety equipment is up to date, she has 2 dinghies and 2 outboards, 100 of 12 mm chain on her main 40 kg anchor…she is definitely ready to take you everywhere on the oceans.
Add to that a large cockpit with teak in great condition, a nice aft platform, smart davit system for lifting the dinghy…that makes her a perfect choice for a couple wanting to sail around the world in safety onboard a very comfortable and elegant yacht.