Cruises & Sailing in

The Islands of Tahiti

Tahiti Boats and Life Offshore

To truly experience the awe of The Islands of Tahiti, nothing beats approach them from the sea. Feel the transition from the deep, untamed royal blues and rolling waves of the Pacific to the welcoming hues of a quiet, hushed lagoon. Follow the trail of flower-scented air that announces the land long before you see it. Then, watch these magical islands rise, enchanted, from the horizon. Pause to recognize the moment when you realize you’re not dreaming – these are The Islands of Tahiti.

Cruising & Sailing Conditions

Over 1000
Navigable Waters

Cruising and sailing turns to discovery in Tahitian waters, where you can embark on a voyage to explore the mystical South Pacific islands and atolls. Here, the ports-of-call are uncrowded and charming, the ships are smaller and luxurious, the neon-blue waters within the lagoons are calm, and the ocean journey between the islands is short. On these voyages, each island stopover will become your next favorite idyll and unforgettable memory.

Exploring the Islands of Tahiti by boat let’s you experience a true paradise from a new perspective – offshore. No matter how big or how fast it is, hopping aboard a boat will give you the full view of amazing landscapes with colorful tropical flowers and emerald volcanic peaks that spill onto white sand beaches. 

  • Cruise Ships: The most popular way to experience life offshore is with a Islands of Tahiti cruise
  • Yacht Charter: Let a professional skipper take control of the helm and lay back to enjoy a Islands of Tahiti yacht charter aboard a chartered catamaran, monohull or another type of boat. 
  • Superyacht: The pinnacle of sophistication and luxury at sea is a trip aboard a Islands of Tahiti superyacht
  • Stopovers: No matter what boat you’re on, visit the most popular ports of call on a stopover to shop boutiques, lay on a beach or just to experience the Islands of Tahiti renowned hospitality first hand.

Other Tahiti Boat Adventures

Cruise ships and charters offer luxury and a unique way to experience the Islands of Tahiti offshore. But those aren’t the only ways to experience the aquamarine seas and turquoise lagoons. 

  • Stand Up Paddleboard: Take life slow and enjoy the view from a stand-up paddleboard. 
  • Kayaking: The most intimate way to explore the Islands of Tahiti’s tranquil lagoons is on a kayak. 
  • Surfing: Surfing the Islands of Tahiti is perfect for those in search of the perfect wave. 
  • Windsurfing: Harness the wind all for yourself.
  • Jetskis & Waverunners: Add a little adrenalin to your offshore adventures by hopping on a Waverunner or jetski. 
  • Ferries: Island hop and enjoy the journey from the water’s edge aboard a ferry. 
  • Glass-Bottom Boats: See the beauty below without getting wet aboard a glass-bottom boat. 
  • Water Taxi: On some islands, water taxis are the quickest way to get from one side of the island to the other.