About us

Hi there and welcome aboard SV Mana Kai! This is a story of our big family who sold the house, purchased a boat instead and started traveling with no sailing experience but with great passion and curiosity! Our planet is so amazing and there are a lot of beautiful places and people. Just be brave enough to come outside your comfort zone and start doing what you really want, be your the best and happy self! Here we’re documenting our journey and happy to share with you! Don’t hesitate if you have any questions or suggestions. We’re open and glad to make new friends!

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dive with manakai


Dive Despite we were lucky to get our boat already with 4 scuba tanks it took us more then half a year to make up our mind to learning diving 😳🏊🏻‍♀️🐠 It’s better later than never 😉 And we’re glad with our choice of the island where to start participating in this amazing underwater …

St. Croix. Sailing Manakai. Kids onboard


St.Croix Absolutely unexpectedly we found ourselves approaching one of the US Virgin Islands – St.Croix. Actually that time we had started from St.Thomas and hoped that in spite of the weather forecast we could reach St.Martin… but Prediwind usually gave quite accurate weather prediction so we resigned ourselves to the inevitable and set the …


Virgin Gorda

Virgin Gorda I was awaken in the middle of the night by our Captain. He decided that 4 o’clock in the morning is a good time to start the new adventure! OK! The Captain is always right! At least he had a brilliant sense of humor! We set course and slowly began moving toward …


Challenge Began

Challenge Began

A journey had been opened up for four kids. They have to overcome obstacles, becoming captains of their own ships. And the most dangerous, fighting the pirates. If they don’t return, that means they didn’t make it. Watch, and take a part of the mission. This time, they need your help.   We can’t …