Things to do in French Polynesia
- 27 reviews
Absolutely stunning view as long as the clouds or rain has not moved in. You have a beautiful drive through the Opunohu Valley on the way to the Belvedere Lookout. Be sure to take the road by Opunohu Bay up to the lookout if driving on your own. This road is blacktop all the way where the other road from ...Popular withBackpackersOutdoor
- 83 reviews
Mt. Otemanu is unlike any mountain you have ever seen; unless of course you have ever seen a Hollywood movie set in a random unnamed tropical paradise. The backdrop for many a lost world or happening retreat on the silver screen, seeing this absolutely amazing mountain in person is an experience you will remember for a lifetime. Among the last ...Popular withSpiritual
- 122 reviews
This was definitely one of my favorite activities in Moorea. This takes the same route taken as the lagoon boat tours - but so much more interactive. In small groups of 2-person jet skis, you stop in both Cook's Bay and Opunohu Bay, and you get to swim with rays and small sharks (all totally safe). The guides we were ...Popular withOutdoor
- 172 reviews
The expansive Lava Tubes of Hitiaa provide some of the best semi-amateur spelunking anywhere in the world, and certainly tops as far as french Polynesia is concerned. Newcomers will enjoy exploring lighted tubes through which molten lava carved it's way to the sea thousands of years ago. Parts of this cave are filled with water and can provide a bit ...
- 181 review
A large version of the Marche-U chain from France, Super U has all kinds of products and foodstuff, from expensive imported French delicacies to local, relatively affordable fruits and vegetables (with their origin clearly marked). They also sell alcohol.Popular withVegetarianBackpackersBudget
- 192 reviews
There's not a ton to do on Moorea, but the fruit juice factory is one of the few attractions, and it's pretty cheap by island standards. Guests can take a tour of the factory and sample local fruit juices and spirits, that are also for sale at the gift shop.Popular withBackpackersBudgetFoodies
- 202 reviews
My favorite tour on Moorea! Incredible scenery from various mountain overlooks. Adventurous, but safe enough that I brought my 7 year old along. Tip: definitely take the longer 3.5 hour tour, includes the peak of Magic Mountain and the Bounty Plateau, two highlights.