The word evokes visions of an island paradise. With 118 islands boasting high, rugged mountain peaks, coral reefs, turquoise-blue lagoons, white sand, palm-fringed beaches, and luxuriously intimate resorts, each island paradise has something for everyone. Bora Bora, Moorea, Huahine, Taha’a, Raiatea, Manihi, Tikehau, Rangiroa, Fakarava, The Marquesas and the other exquisite Islands of Tahiti cover more than 4 million square kilometer of the South Pacific Ocean and is comprised of 118 islands and atolls spread over five great archipelagos.
Known as the Magical Island, Moorea is a high island in French Polynesia. The shape of the island vaguely resembles a heart, with its two nearly symmetrical bays opening to the north side of the island: Cook’s (or Paopao) Bay and Opunohu Bay. The island was formed as a volcano 1.5 to 2.5 million years ago. A wide, shallow lagoon surrounds the island’s vertical mountains where poetic threads of waterfalls tumble down fern-softened cliffs. Peaceful meadows, Pastel-painted houses surrounded by gardens of hibiscus and birds of paradise, circle the island in a fantasy of happy
Situated on a private stretch beach in Moorea
Fly to Faa’s International Airport.
The hotel is five minutes away from the airport and ferry terminal.
The Aremiti luxury catamaran runs between Papeete, Tahiti all day long and departs every hour
Best time to visit
The summer months of December to April are the best with brief showers. But with a perennial sunny climate, it’s fine to visit through the year even during the winters of May through November.