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Archipels Cruises: Rangiroa Dream

Duration
6 Days
Prices From:
US$ 981

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$ 981

Itinerary View Trip Map

Day 1

Tiputa - Mahanahana

Welcome! Board the catamaran at 12:00PM at the Dream Yacht Charter Base, in Rangiroa. Take a short cruise to Mahanahana enjoying lunch along the way. This afternoon take part in nautical activities: snorkelling, kayaking and exploring the beach. You will also enjoy dinner and anchor here for the night.

Meal Plan Lunch and Dinner
Day 2

Mahanahana - Kauraufara

After breakfast, set sail for 2 hours to the shells village, Kauraufara. Visit of this village and discover this large motu. Here you will visit a coconut plantation and its exploitation of copra, you will also have the opportunity to purchase local craft before boarding for a short 15-minutes cruise where you will anchoring in the coral garden for lunch. After lunch snorkel through the coral garden. This afternoon, sail 30 minutes to reach the Pink Sands where you can 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

Enjoy breakfast before a short sailing to the coral gardens where you will enjoy some time to snorkel. Set sail to Motu Teu and The Birds Island where you have an optional visit of Birds Island including a local BBQ on the private motu. This afternoon enjoy nautical activities like snorkelling, kayaking and exploring the beach before setting sail to Otepipi where you will anchor the night and enjoy dinner.

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 discovering the beautiful coral reef. Back on board at the end of the morning you will sail for about 2 hours for the Motu Faama enjoying lunch on board before discovery of the reef island enjoy snorkelling kayaking through the coral garden. Anchor here overnight and enjoy dinner.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 5

Motu Faama - Avatoru

After breakfast set sail for about 3 hours to the Blue Lagoon. Discovery of this natural site, one of the most emblematic of Tuamotu. Enjoy snorkeling among tropical fish and corals. Board for lunch and sail back to the village of Avatoru. Mooring late afternoon. Diving at the aquarium in front of the Tiputa pass and /or drift diving and enjoy dolphin watching at the pass. You will anchor in Avatoru overnight and enjoy a farewell dinner.

Meal Plan Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Day 6

Tiputa

Disembarking at the pier of Tiputa at 08.00 am.

Meal Plan Breakfast

Other Information

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.

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10 Feb 2020
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