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  • Enjoy Kayaking while on your Tahiti vacation
  • Beautiful sunsets are a great photo opportunity while on your Tahiti vacation
  • Overwater bungalows is a great choice of accommodation on all Tahiti vacations

The first port of call in French Polynesia will possibly be the island of Tahiti which contains the only International airport. Although you may be just connecting to one of the outer islands, Tahiti definitely has its attractions and allure.  It is the largest island and was formed from volcanic activity which explains the terrain of the island. This beautiful island is surrounded by coral reefs, black sand beaches, lush rainforests, deep valleys, high waterfalls, clear streams and rivers, all to be experenced on a Tahiti vacation.The interior is very sparsely populated and most of the population lives in or near the capital, Papeete, the economic, cultural and political centre. 70 percent of the population here is indigenous. 

The island of Tahiti which is shaped like a figure 8 consists of two distinct parts, Tahiti Nui, by far the larger part and Tahiti Iti. Tahiti is approximately 45 kilometres/28 miles in length at its widest point. The highest mountain is Mount Orohena at 2240 metres/7350 feet in height. There are 3 extinct volcanoes on the island.

Everywhere you travel, especially along the coast, you will see an abundance of exotic flowers on a Tahit vacation. 

You can explore the mountainous interior on a 4 x 4 wheel drive guided safari, a guided nature hike or simply take a helicopter ride. For excellent panoramic views on Tahiti tours, visit the Plateau of Taravao which connects the two parts of the island.  

Hotels are dotted all around the coast and many feature the iconic overwater bungalows with glass floors under which multiple tropical fish swim in droves. 

Papeete is a city with busy boulevards and a bustling harbour. There are a number of attractions here well worth a visit on Tahit vacation packages.There is the Papeete Market which sells everything from food to handicrafts, the Paul Gauguin Museum with exhibits of this famous painter’s works, the Museum of Tahiti, an ethnographical museum with many interesting artifacts and cultural themes and the Robert Wan Pearl Museum, the world’s only museum dedicated to pearls. The Tahiti Lagoonarium is a not to miss attraction, especially for marine life lovers. It is actually an aquarium beneath the water with more than 1,000 species of wonderful marine life that includes colorful tropical fish, sea turtles, and reef sharks. Then for lovers of horticulture, do visit the Water Gardens of Vaipahi with its exotic flowers and plants. 

For shopping enthusiasts, consider the following local “buys” – wood carvings, wooden drums, quilts, sculptures, mats woven from coconut and local artists’ paintings. Of course, one of the major offerings here is Tahitian Black Pearls which actually come in an array of colours. One can visit any of the pearl farms on the island.

For the more active, Tahiti offers many water sports such as snorkeling, scuba diving, wind surfing, water skiing, horseback riding and deep sea fishing. There are many world-class diving sites on the island with its clear waters in which there is a plethora of tropical fish and even mantra rays to view. One unusual attraction is the ability to watch reef sharks being fed up close. 

Tahiti has one of the two golf courses available in French Polynesia, the Olivier Breaud International Golf Course.

As is offered elsewhere in the islands, one can have a traditional Tahitian Wedding Ceremony which is recognized in both Canada and the United States. If visiting in July on a Tahiti vacation, consider attending the colourful Helva Festival, a celebration of traditional culture, music and dancing. 

 


 

Tahiti Vacation Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy to navigate travel information section dedicated to Tahiti vacations packages. 

Learn about the history and culture of Tahiti, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Tahiti's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Tahiti for yourself. Start exploring...book one of our Tahiti vacations today!

 

Extend Your Stay

Consider an additional stopover after or before your Tahiti vacation at  one of Goway's other South Pacific destinations. You can choose from our selection of Australian vacationsNew Zealand vacation packages, one of our Fiji resorts or perhaps take a Cook Island vacation. 

 

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Tahiti

  • Bora Bora Vacations incl. Airfare

    Fly off to the most romantic island on Earth, Bora Bora. Home to Overwater thatched roof Bungalows, stunning turquoise lagoons and pristine island resorts. Here is where you’ll experience paradise.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,799
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas, Vacation Packages with Airfare
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  • Aranui: Tahitian Cruise

    This two-week cruise aboard Aranui is one of the most unusual and interesting ways to island hop in French Polynesia. Aranui is a dual-purpose freighter: it is a passenger cruise carrying 200 guests to the remote Marquesas Islands, and popular islands of Bora Bora and Rangiroa. Aranui also serves as a working cargo ship with crew on board carrying vital suppliers to the islands it visits.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,048
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing
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  • Taha’a Island: Luxury Vacation Incl. Airfare

    Indulge in romance and adventure at a luxury resort in the Islands of Tahiti. You’ll spend your days drift snorkelling throughout the incredible coral reefs surrounding the islet and your nights enjoying gourmet cuisine and impeccable accommodations at Taha’a Island Resort & Spa.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,869
    Trip Type:
    Vacation Packages with Airfare
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  • 12 Day Tahiti & Moorea Escape incl. Airfare

    Escape to the picturesque islands of Tahiti to relax on white-sand beaches, swim through colourful lagoons, and enjoy the pleasures of an island paradise. Staying at 4-star resorts on Tahiti and Moorea, you’ll enjoy premium accommodations when you're not exploring verdant jungle inlands and swimming through the warm waters of the South Pacific.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,699
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Vacation Packages with Airfare
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  • Archipels Cruises: Polynesian Dream

    Uncover a true Polynesian dream by cruising through beautiful clear waters. Encounter the many highlights this paradise has to offer including Tahiti, Moorea, Huahine, Bora Bora and more.
    Duration:
    11 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,071
    Trip Type:
    Cruises & Sailing, Luxury and Beyond
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  • Bora Bora and Taha'a Island Escape

    Escape to the island paradises of Bora Bora and Taha'a to experience Polynesian flare on this Islands of Tahiti vacation. As you relax at Hotel Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort and Le Taha'a Resort & Spa, you'll enjoy luxury amenities, pampering service, and unbridled access to the warm waters and stunning beaches of these world-famous islands.
    Duration:
    9 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,200
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Bora Bora: InterContinental Resort & Thalasso Spa

    Only 15 minutes from the airport by boat, the Intercontinental Resort & Thalasso Spa Bora Bora redefines the traditional overwater bungalow concept by offering 80 luxurious overwater villas, overlooking the clear blue waters of the lagoon and the stunning scenery of Bora Bora.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Classic South Pacific & South America

    Discover four unique destinations with the spectacular scenery of Santiago, Chile, the bustling tropical city of Papeete, Tahiti, the beautiful lagoons of Bora Bora and Auckland, the city of sails.
    Duration:
    14 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,756
    Trip Type:
    Classics (Bestsellers), Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Exotic Tahiti

    Tahiti’s reputation as an island paradise has existed for over 200 years, but it isn’t just the past that will enchant you but the ever present natural beauty throughout the island.
    Duration:
    3 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 322
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Island Hopper

    Enjoy the spoils of French Polynesia on this island hop across Moorea, Bora Bora, and Tahiti. Staying in world-class resorts, you’ll spend your days snorkelling through coral gardens, hiking across volcanic island interiors, and enjoying the chic laidback rhythms of island life.
    Duration:
    12 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,708
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Papeete: InterContinental Resort Tahiti

    Only 15 minutes from the airport by boat, the Intercontinental Resort & Thalasso Spa Bora Bora redefines the traditional overwater bungalow concept by offering 80 luxurious overwater villas, overlooking the clear blue waters of the lagoon and the stunning scenery of Bora Bora.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes
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  • Papeete: Le Meridien Tahiti

    Located 10 minutes from the airport and 15 minutes from downtown, this completely renovated 41/2 star resort offers 138 rooms and suites as well as 12 polynesian styled overwater bungalows.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon
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  • Papeete: Manava Suite Resort Tahiti

    The Manava Suite Resort Tahiti is conveniently located five minutes from the airport and ten minutes from the city center. Each of the 121 spacious and well-appointed guest rooms & suites feature authentic Polynesian décor, contemporary amenities and state-of- the-art technology.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon
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  • Papeete: Tahiti Pearl Beach Resort

    Set on spectacular Lafayette Beach, this resort offers guests the opportunity to experience the true meaning of paradise, only 10 minutes from downtown Papeete. Facilities include a waterfront restaurant and bar, local arts and craft market and famed day spa.
    Duration:
    4 Days
    Prices:
    On request
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon
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  • Tahiti & Moorea Vacation with Airfare

    Sneak away to French Polynesia for a 8 day vacation. Snorkel through coral reefs in unspoiled blue waters and explore lush mountains. For a more relaxing time, stretch out on the sugar-white beaches of Moorea all day and then catch a traditional Polynesian dance show. In Papeete, enjoy dinner from the roulettes, food trucks that set up shop every evening.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,239
    Trip Type:
    Vacation Packages with Airfare
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  • Tahiti Island Hopping Long Stay

    Enjoy the spoils of French Polynesia on this island hop across Tahiti, Moorea, Huahine, Bora Bora, and Tikehau. Spend your days snorkelling through coral gardens, hiking across volcanic island interiors, and enjoying the laidback Polynesian lifestyle as you stay in pampering island resorts.
    Duration:
    18 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 3,823
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Tahiti, Moorea & Huahine Escape

    Escape to the warm waters and pristine beaches of French Polynesia. Spend your days idling on the beaches of Tahiti, Moorea, and Huahine, enjoying the comforts of tropical resorts and all these tropical paradises have to offer.
    Duration:
    10 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,149
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Tahiti, Rangiroa & Tikehau Escape

    Spend your days relaxing on sandy beaches and swimming through coral reefs on this escape to the Islands of Tahiti. Splitting your time between three lovely resorts on the islands of Tahiti, Rangiroa, and Tikehau, you’ll enjoy the warm climates, friendly locals, and pristine waters that make French Polynesia beloved the world over.
    Duration:
    8 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,206
    Trip Type:
    Beach & Island Escapes, Romance & Honeymoon, Tailor-made Travel Ideas
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  • Tahitian Guesthouse Vacation incl. Airfare

    Enjoy the full benefits of Tahitian hospitality on this exclusive, air-inclusive island vacation. Stay on Huahine, one of the less famous but no less beautiful Islands of Tahiti, enjoying all the activities it has to offer on water and on land.
    Duration:
    10 Days
    Prices From:
    US$ 2,329
    Trip Type:
    Vacation Packages with Airfare
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