Don’t miss our relaxing day cruise to Marlon Brando’s island, Tetiaroa!
Marquisian Archipelago Cruise
Includes days in the following places:
- Nuka Hiva
- Ua Pou
- Hiva Oa
- Fatu Hiva
*Only available in January, February, and March
Join us for a 33-day, 32-night cruise to the exceptional Marquisian archipelago!
This is a suggested schedule that is likely to be modified depending on the weather forecast, your preferences, and the length of the cruise.
Day 1: Reception at the airport of Nuku Hiva; Installation on the boat; Relaxation
Day 2: Visit the village of Taiohae; Relaxation
Day 3: Navigation around the island to the bay “Daniel” south
Day 4: Walking tour to discover waterfalls and vegetation
Day 5: Departure for Ua Pou; Arrived in the early afternoon; Visit the village Hakahau; Evening departure for Hiva Oa
Day 6: Visit the village of Atuona: cultural space Jacques Brel and Paul Gaugin
Day 7: 4X4 ride inside the island
Day 8 – 9: Navigate to Tahuata
Day 10: Arrive in Tahuata; go to village of Vaihatu
Day 11: Visit the village and explore the island
Day 12: In the morning departure to Fatu Hiva; Anchorage in “virgin”
Day 13: Discovery of the island by 4×4
Day 14 – 16: Navigation to Makemo
Day 17: Arrive early in the morning on the atoll of Makemo; Visit the village of Pou
Day 18: Navigation in the lagoon; Relaxing; Swimming etc.
Day 19: Starting Atoll Tahanea
Day 20 – 21: Tahanea; atoll désert
Day 22: Departure for South Fakarava; Arrival in the afternoon; Bathing; Relaxing
Day 23: Discover motus pink sand and snorkeling in the south pass Tetamanu; Spend the evening relaxing at anchor Hirifa
Day 24: Navigation in the lagoon to the village Rotoava; Visit the pearl farm
Day 25: Visit the village and afternoon departure for Toau.
Day 26: Discover the lagoon in search of manta rays; Spend the evening meal prepared by Gaston and valentine
Day 27: Arrive around noon to visit Apataki; Sailing in the lagoon
Day 28: Visit motu; Relaxation; Afternoon departure for Rangiroa
Day 29: Check in at Rangiroa (Tiputa pass) in the morning; Visit the village of Avatoru; Scuba diving with a local club option
Day 30: Navigation in the lagoon of Rangiroa to discover the OTF (fossilized coral)
Day 31: Starting at Tetiaroa (weather permitting)
Day 32: Tetiaroa – discovery of islands and motus birds
Day 33: Go back to Papeete & landing