Many visitors are discovering that the island of
Tahiti is more than an overnight stop and are extending
their stay to enjoy the unlimited excursions, shopping,
fine dining, breathtaking natural beauty, and nighttime
Here is a sample itinerary:
Day One Discover the Real Papeete
Shopping at Le Marché and at the colorful
shops all along the waterfront.
Walking tour of Old Papeete.
Pearl shopping and a visit to the Pearl Museum.
Visit art galleries and exhibits.
Hear joyous singing at a church.
Enjoy dinner at the roulottes in the waterfront
area of Vai'ete Square.
Day Two Take a Road Trip in Paradise
Circle the island by bus or car.
Picnic on a black-sand beach.
Explore high waterfalls by helicopter.
Tour the museums around the island.
Take a safari by 4X4 deep into the valleys.
Hike with a guide up Aorai Mountain.
Dine at one of the resort restaurants.
Day Three Day Trip to Moorea
Take a fast catamaran from Tahiti to Moorea
Jump in a 4x4 and explore the interior.
Visit a fruit tasting factory.
Shop for crafts made in Moorea.
Return to dine at one of the locals' favorites around
Papeete or at one of the beautiful world-class restaurants
in the resorts.
Day Four Water World
Snorkel in the clear waters around the resorts or
in Matavai Bay
Hire a dive master and learn to dive or to explore
the sunken vessels and coral walls
Canoe or kayak in the lagoo
Fish the deep sea for marlin
Charter a sailing catamaran
Windsurf, waterski, or jetski
Swim in the famous grotto
Experiences like these can be reserved in advance
by your travel arranger or at your resort.