Tahiti Things to Do

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  • 1. Waterfalls

    This is located on the opposite side of the road from the Araaoaho Blowhole, just before the tunnel or just after the tunnel depending on which direction you are going. There are 3 waterfalls. There...

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  • 2. Papeete

    This is one of the first places you see when you come to Tahiti because this is where the airport is. Most people land here at night and leave Papeete in the morning to go on to another island. Its...

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  • 3. Botanical Gardens & Gauguin Museum

    Even before we arrived in Tahiti, I was looking forward to seeing the museum. My boyfriend and I are big fans of artwork by Dali, Chagall, Picasso & many others. I hoped we would see paintings by Paul...

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  • 4. Musée de Tahiti et des Iles

    This anchor is in the entrance to the Tahiti Museum. although it is pretty huge, it is easy to miss it unless you are looking out for it. The anchor originally belonged to one of Captain James Cook's...

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  • 5. Araaoaho Blowhole

    There is a small parking lot and a look out point that is not too far. You don't see too much of the blowhole but you can hear it up against the cliff wall. The...

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  • 6. Vaitepiha Beach on the East Side of Tahiti-iti

    On the second day of our car rental, we wanted to continue seeing the rest of the island. We started the day on our way to the east side of Tahiti-iti. It took...

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  • 7. Need 4WD to go up Center Road of Tahiti-iti!

    We had read that if you go up to the very end of the center road on Tahiti-iti, you can see both sides of Tahiti Nui at the same time. So, we ventured up the...

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  • 8. Vaipahi Water Garden

    There is no fee to visit. There are waterfalls and streams. You are better off wearing your tennis shoes than flip flops to see this place. There are hiking...

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  • 9. Plage de Taharu'u

    This was a an absolutely, beautiful black sand beach! The other beaches we had seen up to this point and the lighter color sand. Again, with bathroom facilities...

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  • 10. Mara'a Grotto

    This was just amazing to see. It was an absolutely clear day with no rain. However, the water dripping down over the grotto felt like it was raining! Tahiti is...

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  • 11. Mara'a Beach

    On the beach side of the road, the ocean comes right up to the wall and there are steps leading down to the water making it accessible. Across the street is the...

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  • 12. Plage de Vaiava

    This seemed to be a fairly popular beach. We were touring around on a Sunday, so quite a few people were enjoying the beach. Again, very nice bathroom...

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  • 13. Plage de To'arota

    The beaches in Tahiti are all unique and quite beautiful. We rented a car for a few days and toured about the entire island stopping at various beaches and...

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  • 14. Lagoonarium

    As described in a travel brochure, you can swim/snorkel with fish and sharks (non-threatening ones I hope). We had slight difficulty finding it as it turned out...

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  • 15. Maui Beach on Tahiti-iti

    Probably the most picturesque beach on the island. It was Sunday and locals must love to come here. The coral reef comes up all the way to land. There are sandy...

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  • 16. La Plage de Maui Beach

    If you are on the main island of Tahiti, you need to rent a car and drive to west side of Tahiti-iti. You will stumble upon an amazing beach-lagoon where the...

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  • 17. Swimming with Sharks and Sting Rays

    Imagine swimming with 4 foot black and white tip reef sharks only 5-10 feet away from you.... It is such a rush and an experience of a lifetime that I would...

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  • 18. Cathedrale de l'Immaculee Conception

    All the little churches in Tahiti and Moorea kind of look like this. Very simple but neat and clean. Nothing fancy about them especially this one which is...

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  • 19. Drive around the island

    We rented a car and we went for the day around the island of Tahiti Nui and Tahiti Iti. You cant go totally around Tahiti Iti but you can go as far as possible...

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  • 20. Teahupoo

    This is a famous international surfspot. Its supposed to be better than Northshore in Hawaii. When we got here there were alot of kids body surfing here and the...

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  • 21. Point Venus

    This is called Point Venus because it is here that Captain Cook set up an observatory to watch the transit of venus across the sun during his second trip to...

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  • 22. West coast - Maraa Grottoes

    The 3 caves of Vaipori, Mata Vaa, and Te Ana Tetea are situated right along the road in fact. They shelter a little lake with black stagnant waters and used to...

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  • 23. East coast - Beach on Tahiti Iti

    We decided to rest for one more hour on this beach to end our visit around Tahiti. One more swim before taking the plane back home. The place had nice black...

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  • 24. East coast - Arahoho Blowhole (Trou du Souffleur)

    A really funny geological curiosity! The blowhole is a lavatube that opens into the sea. As the waves of the ocean rush into this tunnel, they also compress the...

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  • 25. East coast - The 3 waterfalls of Faarumai

    The way is quite slippery and you’ll come across loads of mosquitoes… but the walk is very pleasant through that refreshing vegetation. You’ll walk on a...

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