• Along the barrier reef.
  • Glover's Atoll, North East caye.
  • Zayann anchored between de coral patches.
  • We are free to explore and visit anywhere we want, Carrie Bow Cay.
  • Wonderful Rio Dulce, entrance of Guatemala.
  • Zayann at the dock in Texan Bay, Golfete, Rio Dulce, Guatemala.
  • Zayann setting up sails for a trip in the Golfete, Guatemala.
  • El Castillo, the entrance of laguna Izabal, Guatemala.
  • Zayann in Turneffe, at the dock of the University of Belize, Calabash caye.
  • The Moho River, south of Punta Gorda, going to the chocolate paradise...

Sailing on a traditional wooden boat of Belize


Zayann is a 37ft wooden sail boat, gaff rigged, built in Sarteneja by Juan Guerrero, professional shipwright of Sarteneja, designed and supervised by Edward Le Rouvre with eco-friendly innovations and material, as a multi-working boat; cargo, transport, exploration, living…

sustainableboatnewlogoUsing bio-epoxy and other eco-friendly innovations, visit sustainableboat.bluegreenbelize.com, an initiative by Edward, sailor of the Caribbean for more than 15 years, Zayann is a unique descendants of Belizean traditions in wooden shallow draft sailing boat tradition that is so intricate in Belize maritime history: read the excellent article from Maritime Life and Traditions.



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Creative expeditions for video shooting to produce video clips, movies, webTV series…


ZAYANN is giving a permanent access to this astonishing environment found on Belizean water, Create original video clips, pictures and a inspired content.

The idyllic islands and sandy beaches found in Belizean water are accessible from the vessel where we live and create.

The boat, confortable, gives unique access to this environment…



Visit the experimental web page for ZAYANN, a way of life: zayann.org

Pictures from the gallery:

Nath ride
ZAYANN from Natty Dread sailing
November Norte
ZAYANN boom and gaff paint vs epoxy
ZAYANN from Natty Dread

 bluegreenbelize.com Tour Operator in Belize

Overnight sailing trips in the cayes (islands) surounding Gladden Spitt, adventures for adventurous people. This is unique in Belize check with us: edbelize@gmail.com or ed@bluegreenbelize.com

  • Voyage on Zayann (37ft), overnights, live, sleep and cook on board (pictures).
  • Diving expedition with a dive master for 3 days or more. Explore Belize like you never did.dive_flag.resized
  • Transport to the cayes for groups (local and international NGOs).
  • Transport of specific cargo in Belize from south Punta Gorda to north Corozal, promotion of the label: transport by sail with Traditional Sail Transport.
  • Lion fish hunting (…)



Edward Le Rouvre Zayann – facebook.com/edzayann


ed@bluegreenbelize.com – ed@zayann.org – edbelize@gmail



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