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Swim alongside humpback whales with BIG SKY on an unforgettable Tahiti yacht charter

By Katie Scott   23 February 2024

Offering the opportunity of a lifetime, motor yacht BIG SKY is giving charter guests the chance to swim alongside humpback whales in their natural environment during a Tahiti yacht charter. Available from May to October 2024, this is a family yacht charter you don't want to miss.

Teaming up with local experts at Tahiti Private Expeditions, charter guests embarking on this once-in-a-lifetime French Polynesia yacht charter can join the gentle giants at the tail end of their 4,000km journey from the Antarctic.

Suitable for divers and snorkelers of all levels of experience, luxury yacht charters with BIG SKY provide charter guests with everything they need to make the most out of this incredible opportunity, with plenty of onboard amenities to relax, unwind and reflect on the excitement of such a mesmerizing underwater adventure.

Deck Jacuzzi onboard charter yacht BIG SKY, with bright floral arrangement in the foreground and a female charter guest relaxing in the background
Overview of the sun deck onboard charter yacht BIG SKY, ample seating arranged in a U shape with purple cushions
Alfresco dining option onboard charter yacht BIG SKY

Crafted to optimize outdoor living, motor yacht BIG SKY features spacious exteriors with multiple alfresco dining and lounge options with ample shelter for privacy and breaks from the sun. An on-deck Jacuzzi is the crowning glory on the sun deck, along with sun pads and an impressive collection of water toys that can be launched from the swim platform. 

Some of the watersports gear onboard charter yacht BIG SKY includes:

  • Two Yamaha FX WaveRunners and Jet Skis
  • Towable toys and waterskis
  • Wakeboards, kayaks, an inflatable slide and more
Main salon onboard charter yacht BIG SKY, spacious lounge area with sofas and armchairs, surrounded by full height windows
Master cabin onboard charter yacht BIG SKY, central berth with large windows aft
A private bathroom attached to the master cabin onboard charter yacht BIG SKY, a bath tub to port with separate shower cubicle starboard and sinks in the background

Interiors onboard the Oceanfast yacht charter are bright and airy, thanks to the extensive sweep of glazing around the main and upper deck. Neutral tones have added splashes of color throughout the living areas, with a spacious open-plan layout that allows charter guests to move around freely without obstructions.

Completing a refit in 2023, and offering overnight accommodation for up to 11 charter guests in five cabins, BIG SKY has a versatile interior environment with the fifth cabin converting into a media center or gym for additional onboard entertainment.

Charter guest flyboarding with charter yacht BIG SKY in the background

Tahiti yacht charters: At a glance

A region of outstanding natural beauty with untouched coastlines and kaleidoscopic coral reefs, French Polynesia and Tahiti yacht charters provide an unrivaled escape to paradise. Offering idyllic scenes at every angle, charter guests looking for an action-packed watersports yacht charter, or an indulgent escape to relax, will find everything they need and more.

Stretching out sea legs is a scenic affair on the island with stunning hikes up Mount Aorai, the second-highest peak in Tahiti, while other attractions like the sacred Ārahurahu Marae and the Pā'ōfa'i Gardens offer authentic glimpses into traditional island life.

For more inspiration on the best things to see and do while in the area, take a look at the complete guide to Tahiti and view some sample Tahiti yacht charter itineraries.

Tahiti yacht charter itineraries

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To secure your chance to swim with humpback whales on a Tahiti yacht charter with motor yacht BIG SKY, contact your preferred yacht charter broker today for availability and yacht rental costs.

Alternatively, find other charters of a similar caliber by viewing all Oceanfast charter yachts.


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