An expedition through paradise itself

July 28 – August 12.

14 days

On this expedition we will sail between remote islands and atolls in Polynesia.

900 nautical miles

Easy level

Not included



▪️Unique opportunity to discover Polynesia by sailboat

▪️ We will discover several of the islands and atolls (depending on the weather) from the Marquesas Islands, Tuamotu Islands to the Gambier Islands.

▪️Snorkeling, fishing, excursions around the islands (waterfalls,....), trekking, barbecues, parties, ...

Oasis... We'll talk about it later, but check out photos and some information about the culture, flora, fauna, history... And think about living it aboard the sailboat Copernicus Doblón.

You will have to fly first from your home country to Papeete, where Tahiti's international airport is located (Tahiti is the largest island in French Polynesia), and from there fly to Nuku Hiva Island, (Nuku Hiva or Marchand Island is the largest of the Marquesas Islands).

1st Airport one way: Tahiti Faa'a International Airport. Paapete, Tahiti.
It usually appears in search engines such as: Faaa (PPT).

2nd Airport one way: Nuku Hiva airport, Marquesas Islands.
It usually appears in search engines such as: Nuku Hiva (NHV).

Mangareva is the main island of the Gambier archipelago, depending on the web sometimes the name of the airport appears as Mangareva and others as Totegegie.
You will have to fly first from Gambier to Papeete. Once in Papeete, which is located on the island of Tahiti (international airport), you can fly to your destination.

1st Airport return: Totegegie Airport, Gambier.
It usually appears in search engines such as: Mangareva (GMR) or Totegegie (GMR)

2nd Airport return: Tahiti Faa'a International Airport. Paapete, Tahiti.
It usually appears in search engines such as: Faaa (PPT).

  • For international flights from Europe, we advise you to look at: or
    There may be multiple connecting flights in a row:
    • Madrid or Barcelona, Spain – Paris, France – Los Angeles, USA – Papeete PF
    • or Paris, France – San Francisco, USA – Papeete, PF.
  • For international flights from Latin America, we advise you to look in: or
    There may be multiple connecting flights in a row:
    • Passing through USA from Santiago, Chile; or Mendoza, Argentina; or San José, Costa Rica; or Lima Peru. Connection: San Francisco, USA – Papeete, PF
    • Or passing through New Zealand: Auckland, New Zealand -Papeete, PF.

(Approx. short flights to Paapete are around 400€ and flying from your destination to Paapete can cost around ~3,000-5,000€ roundtrip.)

digital chart (Navionics), Predict Wind, AIS, Radar, Satellite phone, routes.

And... we are looking for the Starlink to test it on this journey. (Internet on board).

Anchoring Departure: Nuku Hiva Island

Anchoring Arrival: Gambier Island

Our sailboat and yours if you join this sailing expedition through Polynesia, the Copernicus Doubloon, its 68 feet and aluminum hull provide a space and comfort very different from conventional sailboats so, the Copernicus Doblón is very spacious and has many resources.Doblón

  • Captains: Pedro Jimenez and Paula de Allende los Mares
  • This expedition is cataloged within the medium level, that means that it is suitable for almost all audiences, but it is necessary: to have good health, to have good physical condition, to have some experience in adventure trips, trekking, navigation or any activity that carries with it some capacity of resistance and willpower.
  • If you want to live a great adventure and an immersive nautical experience in which you will be part of maneuvers, decisions and guards this expedition is for you.

If you want to travel with friends, ask us about discounts for groups
(from 4 people)

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Polar navigation workshop

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