Imagine spending your days with the warm spray of the sea on your face and an endless ocean before you, dotted with tiny white islands as far as the eye can see. This summer, sail over 700 nautical miles through French Polynesia as you work to earn multiple certifications and become immersed in a culture based on seafaring.
Off the coast of Moorea, jump into the water and snorkel with manta rays. Discover hidden lagoons on Bora Bora, connect with locals in bustling cities and remote villages and visit an important religious temple on Raiatea. While exploring these islands, let the maritime history of the Polynesians inspire you to hone your skills even more as you practice the ancient art of celestial navigation. Work towards earning IYT Navigation and Weather Masters in waters that have continually fascinated explorers, from Captain Cook to Marlon Brando. This summer, nurture your sense of adventure in the South Pacific.