Relax in French Polynesia on a dream cruise sailing from Tahiti: an eleven-day tour to let you discover all the unexplored aspects of these unique places. We will sail to the atolls of Raiatea, Tahaa, Huaine and Bora Bora, where you will be surrounded by huge turquoise lagoons, with the possibility of snorkeling or scuba diving sessions, where you will encounter that extraordinary feeling of paradise. Selected catamarans and sailing boats are waiting for you to sail in Tahiti, contact us for a personalized quote.
|DEPARTURE BASE||Papeete Marina Tahiti, French Polynesia|
|TIME OF DEPARTURE||Check-in at 6 pm on departure day - Check-out by 9 am after 11 days|
Skipper (from €1.260)
Hostess (from €850)
Outboard dinghy engine (from €60)
Ports and other buoys (about €100)
Online galley with delivery on board
From €3.000 per week for boats with 4 cabins and 4 bathrooms.
Catamarans with 4 double cabins and 2/4 bathrooms are also available, perfect for groups of 6 and 8 people.
|HOW TO GET THERE||
You can reach Tahiti International Airport (RFP), with numerous international flights, a transfer to/from the marina can be organized (estimated time 10 minutes). Don't hesitate to contact us for further information!
|Language||International crew and guests.|
|How to come||AIR: Faa'a Tahiti International Airport (PPT)|
Tahiti - Raiatea: Polynesia 11 days - ID 296 View MoreLess
Day 1: Check-in
Boarding in Tahiti at noon, we board our luxury catamaran to enjoy lunch prepared by the on-board chef before casting off and beginning to discover this corner of paradise on earth. After a short sail into the coral reef in the Tahiti Lagoon, we will head north-west near the island of Moorea. There will be a chance to swim, play on the beach and snorkel on the reef at Vaiare Bay, before spending the night at anchor.
After breakfast, we sail to Opunohu Bay, where we will drop anchor in the crystal-clear water and snorkel in one of the most beautiful locations on this atoll. After lunch, there will be plenty of time to swim among the multicoloured fish and discover one of the most beautiful islands in the South Pacific. Dinner will be served at anchor before departing for an 11-hour overnight sail to Huahine.
Just in time for breakfast, you will arrive in Fare, a quaint village on Huahine. After visiting, re-board for a short sail to the beautiful Analti beach, perfect for snorkelling or a kayak ride in its crystal clear waters. Dinner on board under the stars and overnight at anchor.
Today we head to explore the western part of the Huanine Lagoon, to Bourayne and Avea Bay. The afternoon will be dedicated to relaxation: for those who love water activities, this is a paradise for snorkelling, kayaking or SUP rides. For those who prefer to stay on board, there is nothing better than enjoying the sea while reading a good book, lulled by the waves. Dinner on board and night in Fare.
After breakfast, we sail in the direction of Raiatea, also known as the sacred island. We will have lunch at anchor in Faaroa Bay, with breathtaking views of the mountains that form the backdrop to the bay. In the afternoon, you will go ashore by tender to explore Faaroa, before re-boarding for a short sail to a quiet motu for the night.
After breakfast, we will sail into the Raiatea Lagoon until we reach Uturoa. Here you will go ashore to do some shopping in a quaint local market, before re-embarking and having lunch on board. In the afternoon we will continue sailing to Motu Tao Tao, northwest of Tahaa, to relax on the beach and take a few dips. Dinner on board and overnight in the roadstead.
After having breakfast, we will set sails for an approximately four-hour sail to Bora Bora: we will arrive just in time for a lunch in the roadstead at Motu Tapu. We will spend the afternoon exploring one of the most beautiful lagoons in the Pacific Ocean, before heading to the eastern part of Bora Bora to spend the night at anchor.
In the morning, after a short sail, we will reach Taurere, in the south of Bora Bora. Afternoon sailing in the famous Bora Bora lagoon, before spending the evening and night at anchor in front of the magnificent Matira beach.
Wake up early and have breakfast to hoist the sails and set course for Raiatea, where we will arrive around noon for a lunch in the roadstead. The afternoon will be spent relaxing, walking on the beach, snorkelling and kayaking on the reef to enjoy the crystal-clear water and the multitude of fish that reside there.
After breakfast, we will leave the anchorage to sail into Tahaa's immense lagoon to Ceran, where you will spend the entire morning. After lunch on board, there will be an opportunity to go ashore for a short tour of Raiatea, before spending the night at anchor in front of Uturoa.
Day 11: Check-out
Check-out at Marina Taina, Tahiti at 8 am.
The itinerary might be subject to variations due to weather conditions, safety and technical evaluations of the Captain of the boat, This programming is intended as indicative and non-binding.
|Not to be missed||Bora Bora is a volcano that rises in one of the most beautiful lagoons in the world, with infinite shades of blue, from the lightest to the deepest. White beaches lined with coconut palms surrounds the crystalline lagoon populated by a myriad of wonderfully colored fish and corals. Rich in marine flora and fauna, the Bora Bora lagoon is one of the most interesting attractions in French Polynesia where you can experience that extraordinary feeling of paradise.|