Tahiti Cruises welcomes you on board the Haumana luxury Yacht. Specially designed for cruising in the shallow waters of French Polynesia, the Tahiti Cruises luxury yacht, Haumana, will transport you through the magnificent Polynesian lagoons of the Tuamotus.
Soak up the sunset in the outside Jacuzzi, dine in elegance with friends, and on a whim, why not organise a starlit fishing excursion!
Whether you like active or languorous holidays, you’ll experience an unforgettable moment in an authentic Polynesian atmosphere, co-ordinated by an on-hand team that is attentive to your needs.
Less than one hour from Tahiti by plane, the Tuamotu archipelago, famed for its idyllic atolls, promises a complete change of scenery, between sky and lagoon. In this exceptional setting, climb on board the Haumana and revel in the luxurious comfort of this 17-cabin luxury yacht.
Our spacious cabins – 15 sq. m – are all carefully decorated and feature large windows so you can enjoy the magical landscapes passing by. For your comfort: housekeeping service twice a day, Queen size bed, individual air conditioning, light dimmer switches, private bathroom with hairdryer, bath products containing the famous ’Tahiti Monoi’, television and DVD-CD-VHS player, security safe.
Dining & Entertainment
The panoramic restaurant on the main terrace invites you to dine in elegance. Seafood and Tahitian specialities have pride of place on the Chef’s menu. As the sun reddens the sky, enjoy a cocktail with friends on the top deck. To accompany the setting sun, ukuleles serenade the joys of the day just ended and the new one to begin. Our French chef will prepare all your food during your stay. He carefully chooses fresh fruits and seafood available from the islands and will include these fine ingredients in his most famous French recipes. You will also be able to taste some of the most succulent Tahitian culinary delights.
The upper Lounge is a beautiful spacious area where cultural activities take place most afternoons or evenings. You will find board and card games in this pleasant air conditioned lounge and various other forms of entertainement including a big flat-screen TV with DVD player. Large windows all around the lounge let you discover the magical Tuamotu landscapes during cruising.
The Haumana luxury yacht offers numerous land and sea activities on the atolls of Rangiroa. Once onboard the Haumana you may either lounge about on the yacht, in the Jacuzzi, the lounge or just relax on the upper deck. Or, you may discover the atolls and the lagoons. The Haumana luxury yacht offers a variety of activities; you may explore the Coral Garden in a kayak or Jet Ski or hop into one of our "beachers" to discover the pink sand beaches or picnic on a deserted atoll, go fly-fishing with a personal guide and much more. On the Haumana, you can do as you please; your days can be organized according to your desires!!
Rangiroa’s lagoon, the second largest in the world, is highly prized by divers from around the world because of the pass dives, visibility, and density of marine life, particularly sharks. The Haumana crew can organize your Rangiroa and Tikehau diving adventure for you. They work with all the best diving companies in Rangiroa and Tikehau.
The staff of 16 (yes, 16) is there to serve your every need, from making the bed in your private double berth and cleaning your private in-room bathroom everyday, to serving you coffee, fruit, and pastry in the tender before and after your morning session. All done with classic French Polynesian friendliness and flair. They are truly incredible. Add the right and left hand perfection just a quick 5 minute tender ride from Haumana, tranquilly moored in the lagoon of Tikehau atoll, and you have what is truly one of the most remarkable and memorable surf trips you will ever have. But there is a minimum of 8 people to charter this luxury yacht.
There is no better place than on the Haumana luxury yacht to celebrate your new life together or to celebrate a milestone of your relationship. Each of the many islands of Tahiti is a tiny paradise. Some islets are crowned with jagged peaks soaring magically out of the ocean in an explosion of green velvet while others appear as if gracefully tossed upon the ocean – barely floating above the breaking waves.
At any time of the day or night, simply unwind, and relax in the outdoor Jacuzzi. Located on the front deck, our spa boasts a 360° view of the fabulous Rangiroa and Tikehau lagoons. Dazzling in the sun and heavenly beautiful, the lagoons offer a magical show!
Our cruises in the Tuamotu Archipelago are saltwater fishing focused, and we are fully equipped on board the Haumana to offer many different types of fishing to fans of the sport, catering even to those of you that are already adept in the noble art of fly fishing. You can also fish with leads or jigs from the rear deck of the yacht, spin ’till your heart’s content from a thousand deserted beaches, install yourself on the ocean’s edge and cast into the deep blue for some truly incredible reef fishing, or practice different types of sport fishing or traditional techniques such as handline or harpoon fishing.
Alone or with a guide, glide in a kayak across the lagoons’ calm waters in every imaginable shade of blue and explore the coral gardens. Breathe in the subtle fragrance of the kahaia that emanates from the wild islands. Just ask a Haumana crew member to prepare your kayak and you may start paddling off the rear of the yacht.
The Haumana catamaran hosts a maximum of 36 passengers, thus offering its guests the pleasure of individual service and the conviviality of a small cruising unit. Length – 120’ (). Beam – 45’ (). Draft – 6’ (1.8m). Cruising speed – 10 /12 knots. Power – 2 x 1000hp marine diesels. Flag - French. Registration – Papeete, Tahiti. Built - Australia. Tenders – 4 x 19’(5.8m) to 25’(7.6m) skiffs equipped with 125 to 225hp outboards, licensed for 10-12 passengers.
Snorkeling equipment is available on the Haumana, just ask one of our crew members, you will witness many remarkable aquatic scenes. The majestic ballet of manta rays, myriads of multi-coloured fish, sea turtles; in the warm and crystalline waters of Tuamotu, you’ll have many an unforgettable encounter as you swim or snorkel.