Welcome To Tahiti

Hubby and me had the trip of our lives when we visited Rangiroa. This amazing Atoll is a string of coral encircling a luminous turquoise and jade-green lagoon and is one of the world’s greatest dive destinations. The Kia Ora Resort & Spa, located on Rangiroa coral reef is along a large white sand sandy beach bordered with coconut trees.

Our Specialists would love to help you sort out the right one for your holiday requirements. These two islands share the same lagoon, and were likely joined together in ancient times. Raiatea, the second biggest island in French Polynesia after Tahiti, is 40 minutes by air from Papeete, 15 minutes from Huahine and 20 minutes from Bora Bora. Known as The Sacred Island, Raiatea is considered by the local people to be the birth place of the Polynesian Gods and is thought by some to be the legendary Hawaiki of Maori folklore. Many important sacred historical sites, especially in the Taputapuatea region, are worth visiting. Uturoa is the port and main town. Enjoy the charming little fishing wharf and its outdoor cafes, as well as the food stores and food shops.

The airport is located on one of the many lagoon islands. You can transfer to your resort by boat through the lagoon. We are happy to assist you find the best fit for your personal requirements. It takes just 10 minutes to fly from Tahiti or Moorea, and you will arrive at “The Magic Island”.

  • You should allow at least 4 days out in the Tuamotus to get most benefit from a visit.
  • These Overwater Bungalows in Tahiti are Just ParadiseTahiti is best known for its turbulent history as the home of Bounty mutineers, and the sensuous depictions by Paul Gauguin of Tahitian women.
  • All units are decorated in Polynesian style and are comfortably equipped.
  • Stay in Pape’ete the capital to enjoy Tahitian nightlife or stroll around the markets.
  • The two main islands of the Marquesas are spectacular as you approach with their towering mountains which seem to rise up directly from the sea.
  • These two islands share the same lagoon and were probably joined together in ancient times.

Haumana is famous for its special picnics either on an uninhabited tropical island or at a table set up in the shallows where you picnic with your feet in the water. Our Specialists have all the details and can easily organise the Haumana Cruise along with your resort stay. Remember a few moments ago when we said Taha’a was the best island for complete peace and quiet? Well that was before we discovered Tikehau – a desert atoll home to only 500 Tahitians, mostly generations of fishermen.

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The hotels resort features garden, beach and overwater bungalows, all facing west to take advantage of the spectacular sunsets over the neighboring islands of Raiatea and Tahaa. All units are decorated in Polynesian style and are comfortably equipped. The hotel offers a swimming pool, a bar, a black pearl boutique, and a variety of other amenities. Le Ari’i, the resort’s overwater restaurant offers a breathtaking sunset view and a delicious dining experience. These Overwater Bungalows in Tahiti are Just ParadiseTahiti is best known for its turbulent history as the home of Bounty mutineers, and the sensuous depictions by Paul Gauguin of Tahitian women. Today, however, Tahiti conjures vivid dreams of densely forested areas.

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