Tahiti Explorer

Luxury skippered sailing holidays

Tahiti Explorer

8Days    From  €1,548pp
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Tahiti Explorer

Tahiti Explorer

Discover the exotic paradise and spectacular landscapes of the South Pacific. Enjoy Tahiti's crystal clear seas, bustling marine life and lush rainforest landscapes. Sharing a yacht with other guests, this trip is perfect for those looking for a relaxed and social sailing holiday on a modern and spacious catamaran.

Highlights

Bora Bora Lagoon

Swim in the waters of a natural aquarium with rays, reef sharks and turtles

Starlight Dinners

Enjoy three exquisite 3-course sunset meals prepared fresh from the best local produce

Coral River

Drift snorkel down the Coral River with exotic fish and amazing coral gardens

Anapa Pearl farm

Visit a rare aquatic reserve & coral garden where the pearl oyster lives

Itinerary

The itinerary and sailing route is subject to change dependent on weather and prevailing conditions. Guests under the age of 18 are only permitted on whole yacht bookings or our Private Yacht Charters.

Day 1

Uturoa, Raiatea

Your adventure starts in the capital of the Leeward Island group, Uturoa. Nestled against a backdrop of towering forested mountains, this sleepy seaside town offers an idyllic start to your Tahitian sailing holiday. Spend the morning ambling the whitewashed houses and admiring the lagoon views before meeting your crew at the marina.

Day 1 cont

Ha'amene, Taha'a

Get to know your new sailing companions as we set sail for the quiet island of Taha'a. With crystal clear waters and stunning reefs, we'll spend the afternoon snorkelling and swimming. In the evening we'll dine together at a local restaurant and relax into the traditional, tranquil life of the Tahitians.

Day 2

Bora Bora

Today we'll cruise to undoubtedly the most celebrated island in the South Pacific, Bora Bora. Well known for its white sand beaches, clear waters and bright blue skies, enjoy an afternoon of seclusion in paradise. Relish the opportunity to explore this dormant volcano island before settling in for a night under the stars.

Day 3

Tauere

After a morning swim and breakfast on the catamaran, we'll explore the east side of the Bora Bora lagoon. Here you'll find the Bora Bora Lagoonarium, a natural aquarium on a small island. Spend the afternoon swimming with the rays, reef sharks and turtles or catch some sun some on deck. We'll end the day with sunset cocktails, admiring the views and cheersing to an incredible day.

Day 4

Anapa, Raiatea

This morning we will rise early, enjoying a beautiful sunrise sail before making our way towards Raiatea. Spend your afternoon relaxing with a book as we sail through Mirimiri pass or ask your skipper to teach you how to sail along the way. We'll arrive to Anapa Pearl farm where you can spend the afternoon snorkelling with the marine life before enjoying a delicious local meal.

Day 5

Huripito

Enjoy a slow start to your day in Raiatea meaning "faraway heaven". You have the option to spend your day relaxing on the water or, if you're feeling adventurous, why not head out on an excursion to the beautiful Tahaa mountains. Spend the afternoon by the beach before making the most of the perfect setting for sunset cocktails!

Day 6

Tautau Motu, Taha'a

Our week ends on a high as we anchor in Tautau Motu, an idyllic location for swimming and snorkelling in the crystal clear waters of the nearby Coral River. Relax for the rest of the day with a book on the white sand beaches, or continue exploring by paddleboard. In the evening we'll enjoy our last Tahitian feast before a blissful last night on the Catamaran.

Day 7 & 8

Uturoa, Raiatea

We'll enjoy a delicious final breakfast before we slowly journey back to the port where we started our sailing journey. Stopping along the way to some of your skippers favourite secluded swimming spots, make sure you make the most of your final hours at sea. On land we'll toast to all of the unforgettable memories made in Tahiti before saying our goodbyes in the morning!

What’s included

Seven nights accommodation on your own Catamaran

Breakfast & lunch freshly prepared daily

BYO - Bring your own drinks and snacks on board

Explore & learn to sail with your RYA qualified Skipper

Accompanying wine with lunch

2 Stand up paddleboards & snorkelling equipment

Superb hospitality with your professional Host

Complimentary tea, coffee and drinking water

Towels and fresh linen for the week

Our Catamarans & Crew

Superior Class

Our well-appointed Superior Class catamarans accomodate 8 guests in 4 standard en-suite cabins. These 40-45 foot catamarans provide plenty of space for you to sit back and relax on your sailing holiday.

Prestige Class

These luxurious catamarans accomodate 10 guests in a range of cabin sizes including standard, Queen and King all with en-suites. With plenty of space for you to relax in style while enjoying your home away from home.

Skipper & Host

With Yacht Getaways you are ensured a relaxed and worry free skippered sailing holiday, with our first class crew and skippers committed to the excellence of your trip, taking care of every detail of your holiday and ensuring you have access to all the best spots, restaurants and sights.

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Getting there

You can fly direct to Raiatea with many carriers or via Papeete. The marina lies just 1km from Raiatea Airport and is about 500 metres from Uturoa city. From the airport, you have the choice of taking a shuttle or taxi.