37 Start of Stage 3. Papeete to Maupiti, French
Polynesia, NTMP - 06/07.04.2009 - 165NM- 1:10
Last weekend we were invited by some friends living in Papeete, to
a few days with them on a beautiful Polynesian Atoll called Maupiti.
Maupiti is located just east or Bora-Bora and we reached it by air
in 1 hour and 18 minutes
Our flight took us from Papeete to via Huahine, then Bora-Bora, to our
HB-PON on final to Maupiti airport on the coral Reef (called “Motu”)
The map of Maupiti Atoll and our kind guests
This Place is a real pearl, with its main island, the coral Reef (MOTU)
and the impressive colorful lagoon.
Saturday and Sunday we were the guests of a local family which housed
and spoiled us in any way they could.
On the Motu
Our Taxi back to the airport
Manfred and Rolf with our guests
The return flight from Maupiti took us in good weather along many well
via Raiatea and Moorea back to Papeete.
This was a great weekend , which we will certainly keep in our memories