At Sea to the Marquesas
  • Daily Expedition Reports
  • 11 May 2022

At Sea to the Marquesas, 5/11/2022, National Geographic Orion

  • Aboard the National Geographic Orion
  • French Polynesia & Pacific Islands

After our fantastic afternoon snorkel yesterday at Raroia, we said goodbye to the atolls of the Tuamotus. We spent all day sailing north to the Marquesas Islands. A stunning sunrise with scattered showers began the day, and a fiery sunset ended it. The time between was filled with deep blue ocean and a few exciting wildlife sightings. Mostly, we spent today looking ahead to tomorrow, when we will arrive at the magical Marquesas.

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