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Archipels Cruises: Rangiroa Dream

Duration
6 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,319

Experience the Islands of Tahiti with Archipels Cruises, offering small luxury catamaran cruises through the turquoise waters of Rangiroa. Visit a traditional Polynesian village and snorkel the colourful reefs of this incredible island.


This 6-day catamaran cruise explores the wonders of one of the lesser known Islands of Tahiti. Experience beautiful Rangiroa in utmost comfort, with the convenience of a pre-set itinerary.

Nautical activities abound in the Islands of Tahiti, including snorkelling, kayaking, and simply lazing on the beaches. Your first destination is Mahanahana, before going on to the village of Kauraufara. Here, you’ll visit a working coconut plantation and enjoy a mini cruise through a coral garden, where you’ll have the chance to snorkel and visit the famed Pink Sands. You will also have the option to visit Birds Island and enjoy a local BBQ on the private motu before sailing on to Otepipi.

Visit the ancient village of Otepipi and explore the largest beach on Rangiroa, then sail on to Moto Faama for more snorkelling on this reef island. On your last full included day, visit the Blue Lagoon, which embodies the beauty of Tuamotu. Snorkel again through the tropical fish and corals, before drift diving in the afternoon. Keep your eyes peeled for dolphins at the pass before anchoring in Avatoru overnight for your farewell dinner.


 

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Duration
6 Days
Prices From:
US$ 1,319

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Day 1

Ohotu - Mahanahana

Boarding at noon. Panoramic lunch with a navigation of 15 nautical miles to Mahanahana. Afternoon, snorkeling kayaks rides, beach, ride on the motu. Dinner and night at anchor.

Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner
Duration5 Nights
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Lagoon 620 Crewed

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    Lagoon 620 Crewed


    Lagoon 620 Crewed is a Catamaran type with 6-Cabin layout.

    Lagoon 620 Crewed is a Catamaran type with 6-Cabin layout.

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Day 2

Mahanahana - Kauraufara

At 08:30 am, after the breakfast, navigation of 2 hours to the shells village, Kauraufara. Visit of this village, discovery of this large motu, Visit of its coconut plantation and its exploitation of copra, possibility of purchase of puamotu crafts. Back on board for a short 15-minutes cruise, anchoring in the coral garden for lunch. Snorkeling on the coral garden. In the late afternoon, 30 minutes of navigation to reach the Pink Sands. Walk on this sandbank, discovery of the eastern most part of Rangiroa. Dinner and overnight at anchor.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 3

Kauraufara - Otepipi

Breakfast then short navigation of 10 minutes for a coral garden. Back onboard for 45 minutes of navigation to motu Teu and The Birds Island. Afternoon: snorkeling, kayaks rides, beach, bathing. Short navigation to Otepipi, dinner and night at anchor.

Optional: Visit of Birds Islands and local BBQ on a private motu.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 4

Otepipi - Motu Faama

Visit the ancient village Otepipi, with its church St. Anne, walk on one of the largest motu and the largest beach of Rangiroa, discovery of the coral reef. Back on board at the end of the morning for a navigation of about 2 hours for the motu Faama. Lunch on board then discovery of the reef island: free diving in a coral garden, kayak. Dinner and overnight at anchor.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 5

Motu Faama - Avatoru

Early morning breakfast for about 3 hours sailing to the Blue Lagoon. Discovery of this natural site, one of the most emblematic of Tuamotu. snorkeling among tropical fish and corals. Return on board for lunch and navigation back to the village of Avatoru. Mooring late afternoon. Diving at the aquarium in front of the Tiputa pass and / or drift diving, dolphin watching at the pass. Dinner and overnight at anchor.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 6

Ohotu

Disembarking public pier of Ohotu at 08:00 am.

Meal Plan Breakfast

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DEPARTURES:

2019: May 1, 6, 11, 16, 21, 26, 31; Jun 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30; Jul 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30; 
Aug 4, 9, 14, 19, 24, 29; Sep 3, 8, 13, 18, 23, 28; Oct 3, 8, 13, 18, 23, 28;
Nov 2, 7, 12, 17, 22, 27; Dec 2, 7, 12, 17, 22, 27
2020: Dec 1, 6, 11, 16, 21, 26, 31; Feb 5, 10, 15, 20, 25; Mar 1, 6, 11, 16, 21, 26, 31

PRICE INCLUDES:

  • Accommodation in private A/C (from 08.00 am to 10.00 pm) double cabin with private bathroom
  • Full board (breakfast, lunch, diner) with drinks (tea - coffee - water + juices for the breakfast)
  • Service of the crew : 2 persons (captain, hostess/cook)
  • 2 sets of linen, towels and beach towels per person/week
  • Consumables for the yacht (diesel, fuel and water)
  • Insurance for the yacht and the passengers
  • Water sports on board : snorkelling equipment and sea kayak

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

TB ARCHIPERAN20CR: ACRD
19 Feb 2021
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