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7-Day Private Diving and Sailing Cruise from Raiatea to Bora Bora

$ 2,781.43


Raiatea, French Polynesia
Duration: 7 days (approx.)
Departure Point: Marina Uturoa, Raiatea

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Description
Cruise through the Leeward Islands on a private sailing cruise, dive and discover the islands of Raiatea, Taha’a and Bora Bora. With a maximum of 4 guests, you’ll sail in comfort aboard a 49-foot luxury sailboat. As this is a private charter, your captain and on board host who is also a qualified dive instructor, will customize the itinerary to suit you. You can choose to do as much or as little as you like. Scuba diving and snorkelling equipment is available on board and other optional activities including hiking and island visits can be arranged (at an additional cost).

Highlights

– Romantic experience, perfect for couples
– Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
– Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
– Vegetarian meal option available
– Informative, friendly and professional guide
– Private guide for a more personalized experience

This is a sample itinerary. Your captain and on board host will help you to design your exact itinerary once on board to make this the French Polynesian sailing adventure that you have always dreamt of.

Day 1
Arrival at Raiatea, transfer from the airport to the boat, reception on board.
First dive in the lagoon or pearl farm visit
Dive on the outside reef, coral roses

Day 2
Sail to the east of Raiatea.
Dive into Te Ava Piti pass (sharks, typical pelagic big tunas, barracudas, eagle rays,…), one of the most beautiful dives of Polynesia.
Dive on a wreck dating from 1900, 53 meters (175 feet) long

Day 3
Dive into Te Ava Piti pass and/or visit of Uturoa, main town of the island.
Visit of a marae (ancient sacred place) or visit of Faaroa Rivers, by kayak and/or trip to the beach and snorkeling at the motu. (Little island on the coral reef). Night dive on the wreck with hudge groupers.

Day 4
Navigation to Tahaa.
Snorkeling in a coral garden or dive in coral cathedrals.
Dive in Tiva Pass : beautiful drop off with yellow coral, pelagic fauna

Day 5
Navigation to Bora-Bora (approximately 5 hours).
Dive in the lagoon, coral fauna, turtle, eagle rays.
Anchorage in Povai Bay ; it’s possible to have a dinner at Bloody Mary

Day 6
Drift dive in the lagoon, In coral corridors, in search of eagle rays.
Dive on the outside reef, with lemon sharks
Navigation to the east of Bora Bora, anchorage next to a motu.

Day 7
Two dives in the lagoon with manta rays
Or snorkeling with stingrays and eagle rays
Disembark at Vaitape pier, Bora Bora. Transfer to the airport or to your Bora Bora accommodation.

What’s included

– 6 nights on board accommodation
– 7 fun scuba dives per person, with a guide
– All taxes, fees and handling charges
– All meals
– Drinking still water, tea and coffee during meals
– Airport pickup and drop-off

Exclusions:

– Additional Scuba diving, scuba diving equipment renting (payable on board)
– Optional activities including guided snorkeling, hiking and any applicable entrance fees
– Drinks (available to purchase)

Additional Information:

– Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
– Evidence of dive certification is required from all divers wishing to participate in a certified dive
– A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

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