11 days in French Polynesia Itinerary

11 days in French Polynesia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Paphos
Fly:  33 h
1
Papeete, Tahiti
— 1 day
Fly + Ferry:  2 h 45 min
2
Vaitape, Bora Bora
— 3 nights
Ferry:  2 h 45 min
3
Moorea
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  35 h
End: Paphos

1
day
Papeete, Tahiti

Papeete
The capital of French Polynesia, Pape'ete amounts to little more than a medium-sized town by Western standards, but it is still a thriving hub of culture and commerce.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): look for gifts at Tahia Exquisite Tahitian Pearls and then hunt for treasures at Municipal Market.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Papeete holiday site.

Paphos, Cyprus to Papeete is an approximately 36-hour flight. You'll gain 12 hours traveling from Paphos to Papeete due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paphos in April, you will find days in Papeete are a bit warmer (36°C), and nights are much warmer (28°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vaitape.

Things to do in Papeete

Shopping
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Municipal Market
Municipal Market
Tahia Exquisite Tahitian Pearls ©
Tahia Exquisite Tahitian Pearls

3
nights
Vaitape, Bora Bora

Vaitape ©
Perched at the foot of Bora Bora's emerald peak, by the side of the deep blue central lagoon, Vaitape is breathtakingly beautiful.
Vaitape is known for wildlife, shopping, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Matira Beach, stop by Tahia Exquisite Tahitian Pearls -Bora Bora, explore the galleries of Bora Art Upstairs, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paroisse Saint Pierre-Celestin Church.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Vaitape trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Papeete to Vaitape takes 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Moorea.

Things to do in Vaitape

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Bora Bora
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Matira Beach ©
Matira Beach
Mount Otemanu ©
Mount Otemanu
Tahia Exquisite Tahitian Pearls -Bora Bora ©
Tahia Exquisite Tahitian Pearls -Bora Bora

4
nights
Moorea

Moorea ©
On the tattered triangle of Mo'orea, green peaks and ridges jut up out of the flat, fertile valleys.
Moorea is known for wildlife, adventure, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Belvedere Lookout, look for gifts at Pearl Romance, observe the fascinating underwater world at Lagoonarium, and take in the awesome beauty at Magic Mountain.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Moorea trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Vaitape to Moorea in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry, flight, and car. April in Moorea sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Moorea

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Belvedere Lookout ©
Belvedere Lookout
Tiki Village Cultural Center ©
Tiki Village Cultural Center
Magic Mountain ©
Magic Mountain

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