French Polynesia (Tahiti & Bora Bora)
(Papeete, Moorea, Bora Bora)
Enjoy the best of Tahiti on our ultimate island hopping itinerary. Your journey commences in the Island of Tahiti which is your gateway to Moorea and Bora Bora. As you fly between these islands you will enjoy crystal clear water, sandy beaches, magnificent lagoons and beautiful coral reefs. You will be taken on an unforgettable lagoon cruise in Moorea and enjoy the magnficent sunsets of Bora Bora. The setting is not the only item which is exquisite, in Bora Bora you will experience luxury in an overwater suite and dine at the world famous Bloody Mary's.
Enjoy a private airport transfer.
Situated in the center of Tahiti's Papeete area, near Lafayette Beach, the Radisson Plaza Resort is a refreshing vacation getaway. The 165 rooms use Polynesian influences mingled with contemporary charms. All rooms feature balconies, and one may be privy to views of arching dolphins and whales in the water below. Fresh seafood and local produce make for remarkable culinary excursions. Guests are served by friendly staff, both indoors and outdoors, with twists of French and Asian spices in each dish. A variety of facilities are offered at the hotel, with an outdoor Jacuzzi and lagoon pool. Shop at the onsite stores and visit the crafts area full of displays.
Enjoy this one way domestic flight from Papeete to Moorea. The flight time is approximately 15 minutes.
Meet your driver for an airport transfer.
The Intercontinental Resort Moorea is tucked into scenic grounds of the exotic island of Moorea. The 143 rooms are offered in a range of styles, with bungalows, garden suite bungalows, overwater accommodations, and garden view rooms. All use local influences and material in design. Meals are served in both casual and formal settings. Enjoy fresh seafood and produce throughout, with native flavors as well as western culinary techniques. Relax, rejuvenate, and detoxify yourself at the Helene Spa, or plan a more adventurous water excursion such as playing with the dolphins.
Explore the circle island of Moorea from its prestine lagoon. Your guide will take you on a journey through the history of the Opunohu and Cook Bays, boasting fantastic views of this tropical paradise. Work up an appetite in the lagoon’s turquoise waters amongst the coral, tropical fish and stingrays, before stopping to enjoy a lunch time picnic on the island.
Enjoy this one way domestic flight from Moorea to Bora Bora. The flight time is approximately 1 hour.
A private boat transfer to the Airport or pier is provided today.
Enjoy the incredible lagoon view of Bora Bora’s beautiful scenery from the comfort of the TAPATAI catamaran’s trampoline. Melt into the picture postcard perfection of your peaceful and romantic surroundings. Your on-board stewardess will tend to your needs and you will be served amuse-bouches and house cocktails as you glide by the Piti Aau motu with the wind billowing in the sails. Learn about the island’s history and legends before settling in for an unforgettable sunset.
Scattering itself along the water, the Intercontinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa is seated in the Motu Piti Aau island of Bora Bora. Relax in the comfort and luxuries of 80 overwater villas. Each is equipped with solid furniture, contemporary decor, and the best of high tech audio and video. Panoramic views, a shaded terrace, and solarium are just a few of the delicious features of these villas. Dine at either of two restaurants, each embracing an individual personality. Choose from gourmet cuisine overlooking the lagoon and beach, or casual cocktails and light snacks on the beach. A luscious infinity swimming pool awaits guests in the resort. Also enjoy the spa treatments for which the hotel prides itself.
Get up close and personal with tropical fish, stingrays and blacknose sharks in their natural habitat, the beautiful Bora Bora lagoon, from the decks of the charming Cap Camarat Bayliner. The safari’s schedule is tailor-made to suit you so if you want to come face to face with the lagoon’s manta rays, just let us know!
One of Bora Bora’s most popular restaurants has welcomed many Hollywood stars to its typically Bora Bora interior. Sink your feet into the sand and indulge in an exotic cocktail with a house special of fish and seafood.
Enjoy your one way direct flight from Bora Bora to Papeete. The flight is approximately 50 minutes.
VISA/PASSPORTA passport valid for six months beyond duration of stay is required for both US and Canadian citizens. Visas are not required for stays of up to three months.
Please note obtaining a visa is your responsibility. These requirements change often and therefore it is best that you check information about entry requirements, travelers, particularly those planning to enter by sea,with the french Embassy.HEALTHHealth insurance is required. Medical facilities are not widespread and poor quality. We recommend that you see a health-care provider who specializes in Travel Medicine. The doctor or health-care provider will determine what vaccinations and medication you will need, depending on factors such as your health and immunization history, areas of the country you will be visiting, and planned activities. For more information on travel requirements, visit the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) website: http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/french-polynesia.aspx COUNTRY INFOCapital: Papeete (Tahiti Island). Government: French Overseas Territory since 1946. Language: The official languages are French and Tahitian. Other Polynesian languages are spoken by the indigenous population. English is widely understood, mainly by islanders accustomed to dealing with foreign visitors. Religion: Approximately 55% Protestant and 34% Catholic. Time: Tahiti and Her Islands span three time zones: Gambier Islands: GMT - 9. Marquesas Islands: GMT - 9.5. Society Archipelago, Tubuai Islands, Tuamotu Archipelago (except Gambier Islands), Tahiti: GMT - 10. Electricity: 110/220 volts AC, 60Hz. US-style two-pin plugs are in use. Telephone: Country code +689 Mobile Telephone: The GSM 900 network is not compatible with US mobile phones. Mobile phones are available to rent, which offer better rates than roaming fees. Internet: There are Internet cafes in Papeete and Moorea.
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