The propulsion is ensured by 140 m2 of sail and by 2 motors of 38 HP, with more than 500 liters of tank of gas-oil.
A powerful generator and inverter ensure the electrical production of the edge, delivering 220V continuously, with individual 220V outlets in each cabin 24/7.
The aquatiki with sails out The Aquatiki is autonomous in fresh water : more than 800 liters of reserve, with a desalinator of 190 liters / hour. (There is no distribution of fresh water in the Tuamotu).
Of course, for maximum safety, this ship is equipped with the most complete modern navigation equipment and the latest technical evolutions: autopilot, GPS, BLU, VHF, computer navigation center, radar, standard C weather, beacon Of distress Sarsat.
Our catamaran is also equipped with all comforts : a hi-fi system with independent sound system in each cabin and CD-library, television and video recorder, DVD with video library … A library where you will find among other documentation concerning the underwater fauna, Polynesia, Navigation, etc … many games to animate your evenings …
A telephone and a fax by satellite make it possible to stay contactable in all circumstances and even on the other side of the world!
Plan of boat
Life on board Aquatiki II
The boat is skippered permanently by a professional crew of 3 people :
- A skipper who manages and navigates
- A hostess, cooking and service on board
- A BEES diving instructor organizing diving and water activities.
The meals consist mainly of fresh fish, real local wealth, and rice; In fact, the bunkering in the Tuamotu is very limited, especially with regard to fresh produce such as fruits and vegetables.
Our hostess, real blue cordon, will make you discover succulent local recipes and an inventive kitchen. Bread, brioches, pan cakes, yogurts, all “home”, are prepared on board. On board, table water and lemonade are served at will throughout the day. However, drinks (sodas, mineral water, alcohol, …) are extra. Moreover, a cocktail bar is at your disposal from the end of the afternoon … relaxation and cocktail breakfast.
Sailing is usually done very early in the morning and sailing most often in the lagoons or in the open sea. Good and pleasant sailing conditions make it possible to practice big game fishing. Area very fishy !!! Coconut heart tasting
We do not sail every day, which allows us to visit the atolls crossed and to make many excursions, to discover paradisiacal beaches, to practice nautical activities …