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Moorea, French Polynesia

French Polynesia vacations 2023 & 2024

Moorea, French Polynesia

Translucent lagoons, volcanic peaks, and long streaks of beach are the key ingredients of French Polynesia, an enigmatic collection of archipelagos within an archipelago adrift in the South Pacific. Our specialists have journeyed across these islands, which cover an area larger than Europe, exploring the main sights as well as seeking out lesser-known corners. They’ll carefully plan a French Polynesia vacation to suit your interests, whether you’re after a tranquil getaway or a more adventurous experience.

Overwater bungalows stand above a neon-blue sea, where you’ll find pristine coral and marine life species in their thousands. Inland lie serrated mountain peaks, virgin rainforests and laid-back villages. Ancient Polynesian culture still underpins everyday life here, reflected in a rich collection of songs and dance performances, traditional cooking methods, and the tiare flower tucked behind the ear. Each island has its own draws, from the art galleries of Bora Bora to hiking trails through Tahiti’s jungle.

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Suggested tours for French Polynesia

Whether you're after a multi-destination trip around the serene islands of Bora Bora and Moorea, or wish to explore the scenic turquoise waters on a cruise, we've put together a selection of trip ideas to inspire your French Polynesia escape.

Suggested activities for French Polynesia

You might want to take in the views from Belvedere Lookout on a guided 4x4 trip, learn more about the archaeological sites of Maeva, or set sail on a sunset cruise . We can recommend activities that encapsulates your interests.

  • Tahiti & its Tropical Treasures
    La Diademe Mountain Peaks, Tahiti

    Tahiti & its Tropical Treasures

    Tahiti

    Tahiti & its Tropical Treasures

    Discover the island of Tahiti with this half day excursion around the island, taking in the Mara's Fern Grottoes, Mataoa Gardens, Gauguin Museum, three spectacular waterfalls and the impressive Arahoho Blowhole.

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  • Sunset Cruise by Catamaran
    Sunset over the lagoon, Bora Bora

    Sunset Cruise by Catamaran

    Bora Bora

    Sunset Cruise by Catamaran

    Enjoy the incredible lagoon views of Bora Bora from the comfort of the Tapatai catamaran and learn about the island's history and legends before settling in for an unforgettable sunset.

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  • Full Day 4WD & Lagoon Tour with Tahitian Lunch
    French Polynesia coral reef

    Full Day 4WD & Lagoon Tour with Tahitian Lunch

    Taha'a

    Full Day 4WD & Lagoon Tour with Tahitian Lunch

    Traveling by 4WD this full day tour will give you the chance to truly discover the island of Taha'a.

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Best time to visit

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