The Islands of Tahiti

With just over a hundred islands and atolls to discover, the 'Islands of Tahiti' epitomize paradise holidays in the South Pacific. There are five groups of islands to explore; the Austral, Gambier, Marquesas, Society and Tuamotu archipelagos.

The Islands of Tahiti comprises of 118 islands stretching over a huge area equivalent to the size of Europe. Therefore it can be a challenge to choose which of the country's idyllic paradise islands to spend your stay. In the picturesque Society Islands you will find the largest of these castaway havens, Tahiti. From here you can island hop to the beautiful islands of Moorea, Taha’a and Bora Bora. Pick between the heart-shaped isle of Moorea with its dramatic volcanic landscapes, or choose the lesser known Taha’a, famous for its white sand beaches and vanilla farms. For the ultimate romantic retreat visit Bora Bora to relax in overwater bungalows floating on turquoise lagoons – truly an intimate couple’s paradise.

Expect exceptional service, delicious Polynesian cuisine, and a luxurious stay at the array of resorts and islands, where you will be guaranteed breathtaking scenery and unforgettable sunsets. Sink your toes into the silky white sand of one of the most beautiful and longest beach in Bora Bora, at the Conrad Bora Bora Nui. Discover romance and intimacy on private island paradise Vahine Island with only nine beach and water villas, or get your adrenaline pumping on the tennis court at Intercontinental Tahiti, before an invigorating body scrub and plunge pool dip at the Deep Nature Spa.

Sail from island to island on a luxurious catamaran cruise, and discover palm fringed secret coves, sublime snorkelling where you can spot sharks, turtles, manta rays and more. Watch the sun sinks into the sea, sipping a cocktail on the deck and tasting sumptuous food as you look out to paradise surrounding you. The perfect way to explore the Islands of Tahiti.

Compliment your dream holiday to paradise with another one of our iconic destinations. Begin your holiday with a few nights sightseeing and spotting celebrities in glamorous Los Angeles. Or taste local delicacies and soak up the culture and city life in Japan, before relaxing on Tahiti's paradise islands.

Destination Highlights
  • Explore colourful coral gardens
  • Unwind with a massage on the beach
  • Panoramic island views from your sundeck
  • Spectacular sunsets at the beach bar
  • Island hop on a luxury catamaran cruise
  • Enjoy a kayak tour to discover secret bays

Time Zone

GMT -10

Flight Time

Approx. 30 house + 2 stops

Currency

Pacific Franc (CFP)

Visa Information

British citizens do not require a visa to travel to the islands of Tahiti if your stay is less than 90 days. However you will need a valid passport for at least six months from the date of arrival.

Language

French and Tahitian, though most hotels and services also speak English.

Health Information

No special vaccinations are required. It's important to contact your GP for latest recommendations.

Islands of Tahiti Attractions

  • Dive Centre

    Diving and snorkelling

    Discover the underwater world with enchanting coral gardens and crystal clear waters as you spot an abundance of fantastic sealife such as sharks, manta rays, dolphins, turtles, and exotic fish.

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