Overview Silver Supporter - Pitcairn Explore the most remote inhabited island of the world by supply ship Route (part sections possible): Tauranga/ New Zealand - Mangareva/ French Polynesia - Pitcairn - Mangareva - TaurangaDepartures: weeklyFare: from 3.410 EUR The Pitcairn Group is the only British Overseas Territory in the vast Pacific Ocean, inhabited by the direct descendants of Pitcairn's first European settlers, the HMAV Bounty mutineers, and their Polynesian consorts. With a total population of 50 and close to the center of the world's largest ocean, the remoteness of the Pitcairn Islands is truly breathtaking. The archipelago is located about 2,200 km from Tahiti, 2,100 km from Easter Island, and over 5,000 km (roughly the distance from London to New York) from both New Zealand and South America. Highlights of a Pitcairn visit include a legendary sea voyage, breathtaking stargazing at the local International Dark Sky Sanctuary "Mata Ki Te Rangi", UNESCO World Heritage Site Henderson Island, the exploration of the third largest marine reserve on earth and first-hand insights into living history and culture.A visit to these legendary islands offers experiences few others can call their own: Pristine subtropical Islands, crystal clear waters, endemic flora, birds and marine life, incredible hospitality and lasting friendships.Find more information in the Pitcairn travel brochure. Ship & Cabin Details Silver Supporter - PitcairnExplore the most remote inhabited island of the world by supply ship Chartered by the Pitcairn Islands government, the cargo ship MV Silver Supporter has been freshly refurbished in 2019. The ship offers travelers everything they need for a reliable, safe and comfortable voyage to Pitcairn. The Silver Supporter is fully air-conditioned and accommodates up to 12 passengers in 6 spacious twin cabins, each with ample storage space, a private bathroom and a separate office/lounge area, as well as two single cabins with shared ensuite and desk area. In the communal dining area guests share daily meals with their fellow passengers. The MV Silver Supporter also features a comfortable lounge area that invites to mingle and relax. Year Built: 1998 Place Built: Norway Flag: Gibraltar Lenght: 51 meters Breath: 11.2 meters Draft Loaded: 4.8 meters Crew: 5 Passengers: 12 Cruising Speed: 10 knots Max Speed: 12 knots Main Engine: Deutz 2459 hp Interior & Cabins5x spacious twin share cabins with separate sitting area with desk, bedroom and private ensuite with shower. 2x single cabins with shared desk and shared private ensuite with shower. All cabins have ample storage, European wall sockets, and Air Conditioning. Dates & Fares 2023/24 Silver Supporter - PitcairnExplore the most remote inhabited island of the world by supply ship Tauranga - Mangareva - Pitcairn - Mangareva - Tauranga Pitcairn stay: 3 nights - fare: 4.960 EUR per person**plus 60€ Pitcairn landing fee & Pitcairn accommodation 115€ to 190€ p.P./ per day Travel dates Via Mangareva Pitcairn stay Via Mangareva Route-Nr. 06.04.2023 - 07.05.2023 18.04.2023 20.04.2023 - 23.04.2023 25.04.2023 PO16-3441 14.03.2024 - 21.04.2024 26.03.2024 28.03.2023 - 07.04.2024 09.04.2024 PO16-4441 Tauranga - Mangareva - Pitcairn - MangarevaDuration: 19 nights - Pitcairn stay: 3 nights - fare: 4.189 EUR pro person**plus 60€ Pitcairn landing fee & Pitcairn accommodation 115€ to 190€ p.p./ per day Travel dates Via Mangareva Pitcairn stay Route-Nr. 25.05.2023 - 13.06.2023 06.06.2023 08.06.2023 - 11.06.2023 PO16-3431 24.08.2023-12.9.2023 05.09.2023 07.09.2023 - 10.09.2023 PO16-3432 23.11.2023-12.12.2023 05.12.2023 07.12.2023 - 10.12.2023 PO16-3433 14.03.2024-2.4.2024 26.03.2024 28.03.2024 - 31.03.2024 PO16-4431 Mangareva - Pitcairn - MangarevaDuration: 7 nights - Pitcairn stay: 3 nights/ extensible 1 - 2 weeksFare: 3.410 EUR per person**plus 60€ Pitcairn landing fee & Pitcairn accommodation 115€ to 190€ p.p./ per day Travel dates Pitcairn stay Route-Nr. 18.04.2023 - 25.04.2023 20.04.2023 - 23.04.2023 PO16-3331 06.06.2023 - 13.06.2023 08.06.2023 - 11.06.2023 PO16-3332 13.06.2023-20.06.2023 15.06.2023 - 18.06.2023 PO16-3333 20.06.2023 - 27.06.2023 22.06.2023 - 25.06.2023 PO16-3334 27.06.2023-04.07.2023 29.06.2023 - 02.07.2023 PO16-3335 04.07.2023-11.07.2023 06.07.2023 - 09.07.2023 PO16-3336 11.07.2023-18.07.2023 13.07.2023 - 16.07.2023 PO16-3337 18.07.2023-25.07.2023 20.07.2023 - 23.07.2023 PO16-3338 25.07.2023 - 01.08.2023 27.07.2023 - 30.07.2023 PO16-3339 05.09.2023-12.9.2023 07.09.2023 - 10.09.2023 PO16-33310 24.10.2023-31.10.2023 26.10.2023 - 29.10.2023 PO16-33311 05.12.2023-12.12.2023 07.12.2023 - 10.12.2023 PO16-33312 12.12.2023-19.12.2023 14.12.2023 - 17.12.2023 PO16-33313 19.12.2023-26.12.2023 21.12.2023 - 24.12.2023 PO16-33314 26.12.2023-02.01.2024 28.12.2023 - 31.12.2023 PO16-33315 02.01.2024 - 09.01.2024 04.01.2024 - 07.01.2024 PO16-4331 26.03.2024 - 02.04.2024 28.03.2024 - 31.03.2024 PO16-4332 02.04.2024-09.04.2024 04.04.2024 - 07.04.2024 PO16-4333 Mangareva - Pitcairn - Mangareva - TaurangaDuration: 19 nights - Pitcairn stay: 3 nights - 4.185 EUR per person**plus 60€ Pitcairn landing fee & Pitcairn accommodation 115€ to 190€ p.p./ per day Travel dates Pitcairn stay Via Mangareva Route-Nr. 25.07.2023-13.08.2023 27.07.2023 - 30.07.2023 01.08.2023 PO16-3341 24.10.2023-12.11.2023 26.10.2023 - 29.10.2023 31.10.2023 PO16-3342 02.01.2024-21.01.2024 04.01.2024 - 07.01.2024 09.01.2024 PO16-4341 02.04.2023-21.04.2024 04.04.2024 - 07.04.2024 09.04.2024 PO16-4342 Travel specific notesAll meals aboard the MV Silver Supporter are included in the travel fare. It is not possible to stay aboard the MV Silver Supporter overnight while stationed on the shore of Pitcairn. Pitcairn Island’s official currency is New Zealand Dollars (NZD), although United States Dollars (USD), and to a lesser extent, French Pacific Francs (CFP or XPF) are also accepted. The Government Treasury is open 3 days a week where credit card cash draw-downs and foriegn currencies can be exchanged.There is a General Store, Post Office and Government Treasury Office in Adamstown, all of which open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays between 8.30 am and 10.30 am. This means they are generally open the morning visitors arrive at Pitcairn, which provides the opportunity to stock up on any essentials, buy some postcards and exchange currency. There is also a Health Centre with a full-time Doctor and community Nurse. And, The Pitkern Artisans Gallery also opens when visitors are ashore. International telephone and wifi internet services are also available.There is no age limit for this voyage, but being physically fit and aware of one's limitations is important when considering Pitcairn as a travel destination. If prospective visitors have recently experienced injury or illness they should ensure they have been granted medical clearance before making travel plans. If prospective visitors take regular medication they should consult their doctor to seek additional supplies to more than cover their proposed travel period. Given the isolation of the Pitcairn Islands all travellers are required to have travel medical evacuation insurance cover which must include provision for medical evacuation.Pitcairn as a remote destination is not barrier-free. Visitors to Pitcairn Island need to be able to ascend and descend steep stairways on a moving vessel (Silver Supporter), transfer from the ship, via a Jacob's ladder, to a longboat to get ashore, with ease. Visitors should be able to use the bathroom and other facilities without assistance. Pitcairn Islanders still practice traditional carving and weaving skills.These and a large range of curios and other souvenirs are available for purchase from local markets and the Pitkern Island Artisans Gallery. Dress on Pitcairn is casual. Clothing for a sub-tropical climate is appropriate.Cancellation/ Refund policy:6 days and less before sailing - 100% of fare = no refund.7 – 21 days and less before sailing 50% = 50% refund.Over 21 days 10% of fare = 90% refund.Cancellations must be in writing.The current information for Covid-19 management for those travelling from NZ is:Proof of Vaccination against Covid-19 card/certificate ‘Proof of vaccination’ means a recognised vaccination certificate.Passengers are required to have a supervised RAT test onboard the ship. Covid-19 management requirements may change and we will keep you informed.