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  • 1. Water activity

    If you're going to Moorea and want to try something out of the ordinary? Paddleboard is a must! You'll be wasting your time if you look any further than Moorea Paddleboards. Their top-quality gear and...

  • 2. Island activity

    The Tiki Village on Moorea Island was one of the high lights of our trip. It is a recreation of a village that is very well done. It gives you a chance to see how the natives lived before the whiteman...

  • 3. Belvedere

    So Belvedere should be on everyone list if you are spending time exploring Moorea. There are two roads that start off going to Belvedere that eventually merge Like an a Y. One road starts by Paopao....

  • 4. Cook's Bay / Opunohu Bay

    If you are a movie fan or a history buff, you will definitely want to go to Opunohu Bay, which carries significant history. It is where the HMS Bounty landed to search for breadfruit causing what is...

  • 5. Beach

    Beaches are of course one of the features you would expect from a tropical island... We did the major part of our "beach time" at Hotel Hibiscus, the spot really had its own enchantment and...

  • 6. Marae

    Those interested in Polynesian archaeology will have a field day in the Opunohu Valley, which stretches from the head of Cook's Bay up towards Belvédère. A number of marae are scattered about this...

  • 7. Hiking the Caldeira

    I wanted a chance to hike while in Moorea, so we booked a tour with Mer & Montagne Excursions; it was through our travel agent, so I don't have all the details....

  • 8. Atiraa Waterfall

    We rented a car specifically to go in search of waterfalls and other exciting sights. It took a while to see this waterfall because the road isnt exatcly a...

  • 9. Autour du Monde

    This was a dinner buffet and Tahitian Show at the Moorea Pearl Resort. The buffet consisted of tons of sea food, pork, and chicken. There was different types of...

  • 10. Marae of Titiroa

    A bit further down the road, you’ll see another carpark along the Marae of Titiroa. Not really much to see, apart from a wall of stones. But if you get deeper...

  • 11. Snorkeling... of course !

    Various spots on Moorea are appropriate for snorkeling. Those places are usually indicated on the various maps of the island you will receive everywhere. Apart...

  • 12. The waterfall of Afareaitu

    We had some trouble finding the way to get there, but finally we took the road that turns right to the school when you drive the island clockwise, just after...

  • 13. Lagoonarium

    Another favourite moment in my travel life….The visit starts at the little « fare », Terani Curios, standing on the roadside next to the sign indicating «...

  • 14. Toatea view point

    This view point overlooks the Sofitel's overwater bungalows with, in the distance, the shape of Tahiti, the coral reef and the ocean. A parking space has been...

  • 15. The Lycee agricole

    When you arrive, stop at the little shopping stall at the entrance and ask for a map. Although the place is undergoing some reorganisation and the map doesn't...

  • 16. Opunohu Bay

    Opunohu Bay is the largest stretch of water on the island, dominated by Mount Tohiea, the highest peak of Moorea. And this is the very place that saw the...

  • 17. The archery platform

    When you drive down the road from the Belvedere, you will see a big information sign to your right. The remains of an ancient archery platform lie a bit below,...

  • 18. The Belvedere Lookout

    At Opunohu Bay, a sinuous road leads you inside the island and winds up to the Belvedere Lookout. As soon as you arrive, hens and roosters (them again!) give...

  • 19. Cook's Bay

    Cook's Bay is definitely one of the most beautiful places I've seen. Those magestic mountains towering above the bay are simply fantastic... A magical place...

  • 20. The sunsets

    The sunsets are just out of this world. Unbelievable. Each evening the colours are different, from orange to purple to red to yellow...just stunning.Make sure...

  • 21. Tiki Theatre Village

    If you are looking for a Polynesian cultural show and dinner then check out this village. The place is set up like a pre-European Tahitian village. There is a...

  • 22. Scuba

    The reefs on Moorea are some of the most beautiful in the islands. They are not over-used, like those in Bora Bora. There are reef and lemon sharks, tons of...

  • 23. Rent a Scooter

    You can rent scooters at the ferry dock, but be sure to either make a reservation, or get there early. It is best to get one scooter per person, if you can,...

  • 24. Polynesian Show at Tiki Village

    One of the highlights of our trip to French Polynesia had to be the Tiki Village Polynesian Show. Truly a unique experience to be entertained for over 3 hours...

  • 25. River eels

    During our 4x4 safari tour, our guide stopped at a narrow river. There are several narrow rivers on the island. This is water coming from the waterfalls in the...

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