"Tahiti ... Queen of the Pacific" Top 5 Page for this destination Tahiti by Helga67
Tahiti Travel Guide: 252 reviews and 718 photos
The island of Tahiti is located in the Windward Islands of the Society archipelago of French Polynesia. This is the largest of the 118 islands and atolls.
Don't imagine yourself lying on a sandy white beach, because most beaches are of a volcanic black sand beach. Touring the island, you will notice that the interior is for the most part inaccessible except by four wheel drive vehicles or on foot. The valleys have picturesque rivers with some great waterfalls and you can visit the botanical garden and Gauguin museum or learn more about polynesian life in the Musee de Tahiti et des Iles. Papeete, the capital city, is a bustling place with good restaurants, nightlife and shops.
This is the perfect island for starting or ending your trip to the more romantic and exotic islands of French Polynesia.
Warm air filled with the scent of the Tiare Tahiti flower hits you the moment you get off the plane. At the gate... more travel advice
The circle island tour around the coastal road of Tahiti is 114 km (71 miles). Away from the metropolitan area close to... more travel advice
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