15 days in French Polynesia Itinerary

15 days in French Polynesia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Moorea
— 4 nights
2
Vaitape, Bora Bora
— 6 nights
3
Maupiti Island
— 1 night
4
Papeete, Tahiti
— 2 nights

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: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lagoonarium, stop by Moorea Dolphin Center, look for gifts at Pearl Romance, and admire all the interesting features of Route des Ananas.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Moorea holiday website.

Detroit, USA to Moorea is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight, ferry, and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Tahiti Time is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Detroit in July, Moorea is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Vaitape.

Things to do in Moorea

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

6
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, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tupitipiti Point, stop by Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora, and see the vivid underwater world at White Valley.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Vaitape travel route planner.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and ferry from Moorea to Vaitape in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Maupiti Island.

Things to do in Vaitape

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Bora Bora
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Matira Beach ©
Matira Beach
Mount Otemanu ©
Mount Otemanu
Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora ©
Arc En Ciel Bora-Bora

1
night
Maupiti Island

Maupiti Island ©
Tropical paradise doesn't get more surreal than on Maupiti Island, a volcano perched on a coral atoll and surrounded by a horseshoe of forested land.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): get outside with Mt. Teurafaatiu, thendon't miss a visit to Le Palais de la mer, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tereia Beach.

Planning Maupiti Island trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Vaitape to Maupiti Island. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Papeete.

Things to do in Maupiti Island

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Tereia Beach ©
Tereia Beach
Le Palais de la mer ©
Le Palais de la mer

2
nights
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.
On the 15th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at Memorial Site for Nuclear Testings., contemplate the long history of James Norman Hall Home, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Municipal Market, thenget engrossed in the history at Museum of Tahiti and the Islands, and finally stop by Viamiti Perles. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Manua Exquisite Tahitian Art, thenadmire the sheer force of Faarumai Waterfalls, and then explore the activities along Point Venus.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Papeete trip maker.

Getting from Maupiti Island to Papeete by flight takes about 2.5 hours. July in Papeete sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Papeete

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Tahiti, Museum of Tahiti and the Islands, Faarumai Waterfalls
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Faarumai Waterfalls ©
Faarumai Waterfalls
Museum of Tahiti and the Islands ©
Museum of Tahiti and the Islands
James Norman Hall Home ©
James Norman Hall Home

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