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The Islands of French Polynesia

You don’t yet have a sailboat?…

Well that doesn’t stop you giving free reign to your imagination.  Join us in looking through our articles on the islands and atolls of French Polynesia – fruit of our own voyages and from our discussions with other blue water sailors.
We present a summary of each atoll or island with our favourite anchorages, practical information, route maps and of course lots of photos!

3 months of Catamaran Sailing in French Polynesia


They dreamed of sailing the South Pacific, but had only 3 months off work ... Menno and Esther sailed French Polynesia exploring 6 of the Society Islands and 5 of the Tuamotu atolls with a Sail Tahiti long-stay charter catamaran.  Join them on this fantastic day to day diary of their journey.

3 months of Catamaran Sailing in French Polynesia2021-09-14T16:50:33-10:00

Itinerary : a year cruising in French Polynesia


1 Year of Magic, our sample itinerary If you have just 12 months for your sabbatical, don’t panic! It’s definitely enough time to take in the best of the region with some great ocean sailing included. Starting in Tahiti, our route will take you to sophisticated Moorea, beautiful Huahuine, [...]

Itinerary : a year cruising in French Polynesia2021-09-14T16:50:59-10:00