Indonesian sailing vessel arrives at Sri Lanka port on a goodwill mission

Bima Suci

Sri Lanka Navy, in accordance with naval traditions, ceremonially welcomed the Indonesian sailing vessel ‘Bima Suci’, arrived at the Port of Colombo on a goodwill visits on Monday, 30th October.

Bima Suci has a length of 111.2 m, a width of 13.65 m and the deepening of 5.95 m. It is one of the largest operating sailing ships in the world.

Bima Suci

During the ship’s stay in the country, the crew is expected to take part in several programs including sporting events organized by the Sri Lanka Navy.

After completing her official visit, ‘Bima Suci’ is scheduled to leave the island on Thursday (02nd November).