Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa
Scuba diving in Tahiti? Bora Bora Pearl Beach Resort & Spa is located on Motu Tevairoa. The resort is just a 10-minute boat ride from the airport in Bora Bora. So, the resort has 80 rooms ranging from over water suites/bungalows, Garden pool villas, and Otemonu view beach suites. Moreover, most units come with air-conditioning, ceiling fans, complimentary WiFi, minibar, satellite TV, CD & ...
Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa
Hotel Kia Ora Resort & Spa is a scuba diving resort in Rangiroa in French Polynesia. They have 60 guest accommodations. So, they have Beach Bungalows to Villas with pools, family suites with pools, and Overwater Bungalows. Furthermore, each room has air conditioning, hair dryer, flat screen TV, a terrace with lounge chairs, and a mini-fridge. Enjoy our article on Dive into Polynesia with Humpb...
Hotel Maitai Polynesia Bora Bora
Hotel Maitai Polynesia Bora Bora is a scuba diving resort in Tahiti. They have 74 accommodations. 13 Overwater Bungalows have a glass table where you can look down and view fish passing beneath you. They also have a private balcony. 13 Beach Bungalows are on the beach and literally feet away from the lagoon. There are 28 Garden View Rooms and 20 Ocean View Rooms where you can see the islands of Ra...
Hotel Maitai Rangiroa
Hotel Maitai Rangiroa is a scuba diving resort in Rangiroa in French Polynesia. They have 34 guest accommodations. So, they have 18 Tapa Bungalows in the Gardens and 10 spacious Vini Bungalows with terraces. They also have 6 Lagoon Bungalows; a few steps away from the water's edge. Furthermore, each room has AC, hair dryer, TV, and a mini-bar. Most rooms have a ceiling fan and desk and chair as we...
Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort and Spa
Hilton Moorea Lagoon Resort & Spa is located in French Polynesia. They have 106 accommodations from Garden Bungalows to View Suites. The rooms have flat screen TVs, free WiFi, and daily refilled mini-bar. Some of the garden units have a private pool. Enjoy our blog article on Dive into Polynesia with Humpback Whales.
Hilton Moorea Diving
TopDive is the onsite scuba diving center. They have s...
InterContinental Moorea Resort and Spa
InterContinental Moorea Resort & Spa is a scuba diving resort located in French Polynesia; a short flight and car ride or boat ride from Papeete, Tahiti. The resort has 142 accommodations. The rooms range from Lanai rooms to Garden Bungalows with private plunge pools. They also have Junior Suite Over Water Bungalows with a view of the lagoon and horizon. Overwater Bungalows also have a private...
Manava Beach Resort & Spa
Manava Beach Resort & Spa is a scuba diving resort on the main island of Moorea in French Polynesia. So, this resort was formerly known as Moorea Pearl Resort & Spa. Moreover, it was the original resort in Mo’orea under the name of Bali Hai in 1961. It has gone through many renovations including the building of the largest infinity pool on the island. Manava Beach Resort now boasts 90 ac...
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Climate: French Polynesia has a tropical climate. November to April is warm and rainy, while May to October is cooler and drier. Average air temperature 23 – 26°C / 73 – 79°F
Water Temperature: 26 – 29°C / 79 – 83°F
Time: UTC -10:00 (TAHT)
Language: French and Tahitian. English is spoken in major establishments
Currency: Pacific CFP franc. U.S. dollar and European Euro notes are widely accepted in major establishments
Electricity: 110 / 220 Volts. U.S. Standard Plugs
Marriage Requirements: Please contact the local tourism board for instructions and requirements.
Airport(s): Tahiti International Airport (PPT)
Hyperbaric Chambers: Hospital Jean Prince
Even migrating humpback whales can’t resist the alure of Tahiti and Her Islands, officially known as French Polynesia. Walls, wrecks and and a unique underwater world with leopard rays, madrepores and underwater springs await you. Sprinkled over four million square kilometers (one and a half million sq. miles) of ocean in the eastern South Pacific, the total land area of these 118 islands and atolls adds up to only 4,000 sq. km. ( 1,544 sq. miles), and consists of five archipelagoes: the Society Islands, Austral Islands, Marquesas Islands, Tuamotu atolls and the Mangareva Islands. Papeete, the capital of French Polynesia, is located on Tahiti, the largest island, at 17 degrees 32 min. S. Latitude and 149 degrees 34 min. W. Longitude; 6,520 km (4,050 miles) from California, 5,390 km ( 3,350 miles) from Australia, 9,500 km ( 5,900 miles) from Japan, 8,000 km ( 4,900 miles) from South America and 17,700 km ( 11,000 miles) from Europe.
Dive into Polynesia with Humpback Whales
Have you gone diving in French Polynesia yet? No? It's DEFINITELY a bucket-list-worthy spot. This little piece of paradise becomes a hot ticket item between the end of July - October and there's a BIG reason behind it.
These majestic creatures inhabit all the world's oceans but at the end of autumn they trade in their cold feeding grounds for warm tropical waters an...