Le truck is a brightly painted wooden cabin mounted on the rear of a flatbed truck. In de cabin you will find wooden benches along each side of the cabin and sometimes one in the middle.
Each Le Truck has a specific route, with the destination usually painted on the top or sides of the vehicle.
The minimum fare is 120 CFP (1 EUR).
They have started to replace these folkloric vehicles by modern, air-conditioned buses. So in a couple of years you will no longer see them.
A taxi ride between the airport and downtown Papeete is 1500 CPF (12.50 EUR) during the day and 2500 CPF (21 EUR) between 8 pm and 6 am.
In downtown you can find a taxi stand at the Vaima Center and at Mana Rock Cafe.
- Road Trip