Malama Honua, the Worldwide Voyage (WWV)
Hōkūle‘a and her sister voyaging canoe Hikianalia are sailing on the Mālama Hawai‘i leg of Mālama Honua, the Worldwide Voyage sponsored by Hawaiian Airlines.
About the Mālama Honua Worldwide Voyage:
● Began in 2013 with a Mālama Hawaiʻi sail around the Hawaiian archipelago, and will continue through 2017
● Will cover over 60,000 nautical miles, 100 ports, and 27 nations, including 12 of UNESCO's Marine World Heritage sites
● Sailing a traditional Polynesian doublehulled canoe using only ancient wayfinding practices (navigating without modern instruments, using stars, winds and waves)
Visit the Hokulea.org website for updates on the WWV.