The island of Tahaa
The island that exudes the charm of Polynesia old
The island of Tahaa, located 230 km west of Tahiti, is 16 ° 37 south latitude and 151 ° 30 west longitude. It is a small island of 88 km2 which shares a lagoon of 290 km2 with its sister island, Raiatea.
Tahaa is a volcanic island, and the remains of the ancient volcano rising from the center of the island: Mount Ohiri (590 m) and Mount Puurauti (550 m). With its rivers and waterfalls, it offers beautiful walks to its visitors. Deep bays cut the coast of the island and its population is simple, authentic and particularly welcoming.
The coral reef surrounding the island is dotted with many motu paradise looks and mainly north right in front of Fare Pea Iti Lodge.
TAHAA, vanilla island
A few minutes with the private boat of Fare Pea Iti Lodge from the airport of its sister Raiatea island, Taha'a looks like a huge colorful and fragrant garden where vanilla, precious orchid reigns princess. This is indeed Taha'a that occurred more than 80% of the famous Tahitian vanilla, the favorite variety of true connoisseurs. Planters willingly introduce visitors to the complex rituals of this spice, which you can inhale the sweet fragrance and captivating in every corner of the island. An island with authentic charm: Time seems to have stopped at Taha'a, secret and wild island that looks like a large, lush garden. The houses blend into this dream and just walk along Ferry paths to discover exuberant flora and largely preserved.
An island with authentic charm: Time seems to have stopped at Taha'a, secret and wild island that looks like a large, lush garden. The houses blend into this dream and just walk along Ferry paths to discover exuberant flora and largely preserved.
The discovery of vanilla: Discover the secrets of vanilla in its natural environment will make you appreciate even more. A unique and valuable vanilla tastes like paradise: Vanilla tahitensis. To cultivate, it requires expertise, an art one should say, which is acquired with time and experience. Like alchemists patients, preparers manipulate their vanilla for many months before seeing the miracle accomplished ...
A giant aquarium: It's on Taha'a motu we taste the pleasure of playing Robinson, basking on the sandy palm-lined face crystal clear water. The decor is perfect outside and inside: the coral reefs, accessible and teeming, reveal a close and generous fauna.
Pearls: Some traditional pearl farms are also present. These were fun to discover their techniques and produce beautiful pearls at very reasonable prices.