Tahiti Explorer

Luxury skippered sailing holidays

Tahiti Explorer

8Days    From  €1,097pp
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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

Motu Tautau, Taha'a

Our week starts 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 a Tahitian feast before a blissful night on the Catamaran.

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

Taurere, Bora Bora

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

Taha'a

We will stop at Raiatea for shopping in Uturoa and a chance for sightseeing activities before we again 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 and relax into the traditional, tranquil life of the Tahitians.

Day 6

Huahine

An early departure to Huahine will give you a chance to experience the early morning breeze and sunshine on route to our next stop. We will arrive in Bourayne Bay around noon, with an afternoon free for leisure and water activities at the beach of Ana Iti. This evening you will have the option to dine at a local restaurant with a traditional Polynesian show.

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

Freshly prepared meals - half & full board options

Sunset cocktails and selected local aperitifs

Explore & learn to sail with your RYA qualified Skipper

Wine and soft drinks served with all meals

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

Luxury at Sea

Our Catamarans

Our luxurious catamarans accommodate 8-12 guests in a collection of comfortable cabin sizes. With a fleet ranging in size from 42-62 feet, our catamarans provide plenty of space for you to sit back and relax on your sailing holiday.

Our Cabins

Our yachts consist of four to six double cabins, each with their own ensuite, with options to book Standard, Queen or King cabins. This will become your home away from home as you enjoy a week of relaxation, sunbathing and exploring local spots.

Skipper & Host

Our first-class skipper and host teams are committed to the excellence of your trip, taking care of every detail of your holiday and ensuring you have access to all the best sights, restaurants and stunning hidden bays.

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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.