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About Palau Blue Tours
Palau Blue Tours offers unforgettable daily trips amongst the islands of the extraordinary National Park of La Maddalena as well as to the Southern tip of Corsica, on board of the comfortable motor-yacht «The Blue Rider!». A day with us means a day of joy and delight, sailing through blue waters in all their shades of aquamarine, blue sky, emerald, turquoise, azure. The excursion in fact meanders through a breathtaking scenery of wild islands where majestic granite rocks, scented Mediterranean vegetation, and hidden coves of fine white sand are surrounded by a sea whose waters are shimmering like a kaleidoscope. Plenty of safe excitement aboard the «The Blue Rider!»: – Comfort and relaxation: a very open view and comfortable lounge at the bow, an ample aft cockpit, and a super-panoramic flying-bridge. – Safety: stable and robust boat hull. – Warmth, sympathy and good feelings, with a professional crew and the polyglot captain Franco with long time experience of the Strait of Bonifacio. They will satisfy any curiosity concerning the history and culture of Sardinia and its sea and land. – Professionalism: the boat is regularly registered in the records of “Capitaneria di Porto” for the activity of driver. The crew is registered in the roles of “Gente di Mare” and in possession of professional qualifications required by law in force.
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Thankyou to Franco and Mario for a wonderful day on board, great trip around the magnificent Islands of the Maddalena archipelago. Great historic info, fab food and drinks, with such attention to detail. Great hosts no wonder they have 5 stars! We will be back....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank annsandra48
Reviewed 21 August 2018

We decided to book The Blue Rider for the greats reviews and they did not disappoint at all! The day was perfect, we swam in clear waters and we saw cute fishes. The Capitan Franco was very friendly and the atmosphere on the boat was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cristinamc19
Reviewed 20 August 2018

we had a great trip around the Maddalena archipelago on The Blue Rider Franco was friendly and informative, the food was great, the sea was warm and great for snorkeling the kids loved it

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jarrardhowe
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This tour literally made our holiday! Franco and his son were fantastic! I couldn’t fault the trip, you would be silly not to do it! The food was restaurant quality if not better, the views were amazing and it wasn’t rushed at all. The sea,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank marcorY3332RZ
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We found a post-card of "The Blue Rider" at the house we rented in Sardegna. A beautiful picture of their boat in the Sardinian sea called our attention and we decided to get in contact. Since the first call Marinela and Franco were super nice....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Adriano F
Reviewed 23 July 2018

If you're going to go on a boat trip around the Maddelena Islands this is a fantastic way to do it. Our Captain was a wonderful host and entertainer. Slightly embarrassed that out of the four Italians, 2 Swiss, two French and four English guests...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed 27 June 2018

After reading some reviews on the internet,we decided to book a trip on the Blue Rider. I would highly recommend it and definitely we will repeat the tour next year. The booking process is extremely easy, the team is extremely friendly and on board. Loved...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank galadriel2003
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

I only can confirm any of the 49 reviews to this boat trip, it is an unforgettable experience. And Franco lets you feel like in a family. Must have.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Frank S
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Captain Franco made this trip definitely unforgettable. He took us to nice spots around La Maddalena Island, told a lot of local stories and served good food (how can he even cook that good for 15 people in such a small kitchen??) and drinks. But...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Matthias E
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We boarded the motor-yacht The Blue Rider! with Captain Franco at the helm and Simone as First Officer on Sunday 24 September 2017 along with 13 other shipmates and what a lovely group of strangers it turned out to be. We left Palau promptly at...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Nikeynyx
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