Beautiful Holidays in French Polynesia - Tahiti
French Polynesia holidays conjure up images of exotic women with long flowing black hair, of breathtaking tropical mountains tumbling into turquoise lagoons, snorkelling with manta rays, watching the sun set from an overwater bungalow and being invigorated by the sophisticated ambience which blends Mediterranean with the South Pacific. French Polynesia is certainly the most romantic of the South Pacific islands, but holidays here are also amongst the most expensive in the world, which is just another reason why it is such a popular honeymoon destination!
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The main island of Tahiti offers stunning mountain scenery, good surfing beaches, the impressive Gauguin Museum and lively Papeete Town with its exuberant market. Also location of the Int'l airport.
The lovely holiday island of Moorea lies off the coast from Tahiti airport and offers the best value resorts in French Polynesia along with beautiful coastal scenery, mountain walks and plenty of tours.
Bora Bora is famous the world over for its beauty. With jagged mountains tumbling into a turquoise lagoon, this is the place for a romantic holiday in Tahiti with plenty of overwater bungalows.
Huahine, Raiatea, Tahaa and Maupiti all offer a more laid back holiday atmosphere with the Polynesian people going about their daily lives. Great scuba diving although beaches are only average.
These massive atolls consist of tiny coral islands surrounding deep lagoons and are prime for scuba diving with sharks, rays and dolphins in abundance. Come here also to chill out with the locals.
The mysterious Marquesas are very remote tropical islands with a very traditional culture where full body tattooing is still widely practiced. This is an eco lovers paradise with great walks and historic sites.
Romantic holidays in French Polynesia are hard to beat. For many, a honeymoon in Tahiti is a life-long dream with couples visiting to marvel at Bora Bora's beauty and stay in an over-water bungalow.
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Despite being tagged as expensive, families can enjoy good value French Polynesian holidays on Moorea or Bora where resorts are extremely child friendly and the lagoons a great playground!