Where to go on a charter yacht?
10 main destinations
No. 7 Tuamotu
The Tuamotu group of islands is a true crown of coral and sand in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. It is a Pacific gem of wild and unique natural beauty. The Tuamotu Islands are far from something familiar and ordinary to us.
The advantage of this direction: this is a cruise in the style of a real Robinson Crusoe. You will always be alone in a parking lot sheltered from the winds
Must visit: famous passages to the lagoons at Rangiroa (Tiputa and Avatoru villages), pink sand and of course the famous Polynesian barbecue
Best time to travel: from April to November
Local charter companies: Dream Yacht Charter - Tahiti Yacht Charter
Between the vast expanses of the southern Pacific Ocean and the lagoons, the Tuamotu Archipelago is made up of coral atolls and the remains of extinct volcanoes, which today only a coral crown reminds of. From Rangiroa Island, with its unique inland sea 70 km long and 30 km wide, to the Fakarava, Toau, Apataki and Tikehau atolls, there are many wonderful places to explore under sail. It is simply the perfect destination for your dream cruise.
And the best part is that here you can travel in complete safety and harmony. Tuamotu has a varied underwater fauna making it one of the most beautiful diving areas. Divers from all over the world come here. And if you are also a connoisseur of diving or snorkeling, be sure to take the equipment you need with you. This will allow you to enjoy the sight of sharks, huge turtles, friendly dolphins and colorful exotic fish.
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