French Polynesia is a maritime territory which spreads over 4 millions of km². Located right in the middle of the Pacific ocean, it is about 17 100km away from Paris. The island of Tahiti, in the Society archipelago, is 17°32 South latitude and 149°34 West longitude. Located between California (3 850 miles away) and Australia (3 540 miles away), it turns out to be about 5 470 miles away from Tokyo.
With its 118 islands scattered over a territory as vast as Europe, the islands of Tahiti offer a wide range of options: honeymoons, romantic getaways, adventure tours, cultural immersions, spa retreats, aquatic explorations, nautical odysseys and much more…
The islands of French Polynesia are represented by five archipelagos featuring a strong identity:
The Society archipelago with its mountains, lush valleys and gorgeous lagoons.
The Tuamotu islands with its atolls and amazing coral gardens.
The Austral archipelago with its wild beaches and mystic caves.
The Gambier archipelago, cradle of catholicism and sanctuary of the legendary black pearl.
The Marquesas islands which inspired several artists such as Paul Gauguib or Belgium singer Jacques Brel, also known as the “land of men”.